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Your Attire Speaks Volumes Before You Open Your Mouth
Dress codes

Your Attire Speaks Volumes Before You Open Your Mouth

Dress to impress the audience at your next presentation. Your grooming and sprucing up become part of the message.
Jacqueline Whitmore
The Flawless Way to Open a Business
Starting a Business

The Flawless Way to Open a Business

Take these four steps to ensure that you start Day 1 on the right foot.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
The Real Reason Starbucks Isn't Letting Employees Wear Engagement Rings
Starbucks

The Real Reason Starbucks Isn't Letting Employees Wear Engagement Rings

Sorry, baristas - there's a reason your boss is asking you to leave the ring at home.
Kate Taylor
How to Dress for a Business Meeting. Yes, Seriously. (Infographic)
Leadership

How to Dress for a Business Meeting. Yes, Seriously. (Infographic)

You may be tempted to try the rumpled-hair, hoodie look – just don't.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Starbucks Baristas Get a Pay Raise and Permission to Show Off Tattoos
Leadership

Starbucks Baristas Get a Pay Raise and Permission to Show Off Tattoos

The coffee company announced an updated dress code, raises across the board and free snacks while working.
Kate Taylor
How to Get Employees to Stick Around
Employee Retention

How to Get Employees to Stick Around

The worker-employer relationship can involve a complicated give-and-take. A serial entrepreneur reveals some of his techniques to promote staff satisfaction.
Mike Kappel
5 Ways to Lead by Example at Work
Leadership

5 Ways to Lead by Example at Work

Managers, take note: Your actions and everyday demeanor may not be giving the right impression.
Jacqueline Whitmore
The Stars of Shark Tank on How to Dress for Success
Shark Tank

The Stars of Shark Tank on How to Dress for Success

Class, comfort and swagger. Some things never go out of style, except for this big business fashion faux pas that Kevin O'Leary and Daymond John say you should avoid.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Do You Let Employees Show Their Tattoos? Starbucks Doesn't - But That May Change.
Tattoos

Do You Let Employees Show Their Tattoos? Starbucks Doesn't - But That May Change.

As Starbucks considers revising its visible tattoo ban, we ask you: Do you think tattoos are important self-expression or unprofessional in the workplace?
Kate Taylor
Is This the Summer of the Short Suit? Thankfully, Probably Not.
Fashion

Is This the Summer of the Short Suit? Thankfully, Probably Not.

J.Crew and other fashion labels may be heavily advertising the look, but that doesn't mean it'll take off.
Laura Entis
Hang Diploma, Attend Parties, Learn to Knot Tie, Launch Career
Gen Y Professional Development

Hang Diploma, Attend Parties, Learn to Knot Tie, Launch Career

Before anybody knows how you think or what you can do, they see how you dress.
Eddy Ricci
Shark Tank's Robert Herjavec on Great Business Pitches and Why Sales Reps Need to Be Chameleons
Leadership

Shark Tank's Robert Herjavec on Great Business Pitches and Why Sales Reps Need to Be Chameleons

The serial entrepreneur and investor explains how company plans should be framed around customer needs -- and his sartorial choices.
Robert Herjavec
5 Ways to Foster a Brighter Workplace Amid Summer's Glow
Corporate Culture

5 Ways to Foster a Brighter Workplace Amid Summer's Glow

Here's a roundup of fun ways to keep the startup team -- and entrepreneur types -- inspired.
Erica Bell and Katie Finnegan
Richard Branson on Conducting Business Abroad
Richard Branson

Richard Branson on Conducting Business Abroad

On trips abroad, the local customs, dress code and etiquette are often very different.
Richard Branson