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The Joy of Constraints in Business
Creativity

The Joy of Constraints in Business

Unleash more creativity by following guidelines for designing your company's product and taking in feedback.
Michele Serro
Meet the Incubator Shattering the Left/Right Brain Divide
Incubators

Meet the Incubator Shattering the Left/Right Brain Divide

New Inc believes in mixing art and business.
 13 Accidental Inventions That Changed the World
Inventions

13 Accidental Inventions That Changed the World

These products came to be by chance -- spawning businesses and changing lives the world over.
Drake Baer
9 Clever Business Cards You'd Want In Your Wallet
Business Cards

9 Clever Business Cards You'd Want In Your Wallet

We scoured the web to find some of our favorite examples of thinking outside-the-plain-rectangle.
Jillian D'Onfro
Facing Startup Uncertainty? Try 2 Different Ways to Plan for the Future.
business Planning

Facing Startup Uncertainty? Try 2 Different Ways to Plan for the Future.

New business owners often rely on prediction or creation logic -- and sometimes use both.
Peter S. Cohan
Budgeting Time for Play is Good Business
knowledge economy

Budgeting Time for Play is Good Business

Hard work is crucial to success but a single minded focus is overrated. Cultivating new skills like playing an instrument or working with our hands has serendipitous benefits for problem solving at work.
Jack Flanagan
 Don't Let Your Big Personality Stand in the Way of the Startup's Success
Delegation

Don't Let Your Big Personality Stand in the Way of the Startup's Success

Instead of delegating tasks and mentoring staff, some entrepreneurs forget to train. Innovation and success are stifled.
Tom Sult
Learning to Say No to Interruptions to Foster Creativity in Business
Time Management Tips

Learning to Say No to Interruptions to Foster Creativity in Business

What if Galileo or other great thinkers had tried to develop their ideas amid a barrage of email and calls? Set boundaries to inspire innovation at work.
Edward G. Brown
How to Find Your Hidden Creative Genius
Creativity

How to Find Your Hidden Creative Genius

Do the work, finish something, get feedback, find ways to improve, show up again tomorrow. Repeat. Be awesome.
James Clear
Seeking Trade Secret Protection? Don't Just Rely on a Label.
Proprietary Information

Seeking Trade Secret Protection? Don't Just Rely on a Label.

To enjoy legal protections for a product whether it's perfume or foot powder, do more than insert fancy terms on its packaging.
Eric Ostroff
Is Your Company Marketing Like a Taxicab Business in the Age of Uber?
Advertising

Is Your Company Marketing Like a Taxicab Business in the Age of Uber?

The sharing economy is starting to dramatically upend how creative work fashioned for advertising is sourced.
Kevin Bobowski
How the Advice of the Past Can Save Us Now
Business Management

How the Advice of the Past Can Save Us Now

On the 60th anniversary of Peter Drucker's business classic, its concepts are still debated along with W. Edwards Deming's quality circles.
Brent Misso
Achieve the 'Innovation Mindset' With These 8 Keys
Innovation

Achieve the 'Innovation Mindset' With These 8 Keys

It takes creativity and moxie to address issues such as turning around large companies or launching groundbreaking products.
Paul Hsu
How Good Meals and Goodwill Lead to Good Business
Inspiration

How Good Meals and Goodwill Lead to Good Business

When stumped for some creative inspiration, order up a round of collaboration while sharing victuals and conversation with the team.
Joe Erwin