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Energy Management Is the Missing Link to Peak Performance
Productivity

Energy Management Is the Missing Link to Peak Performance

Managing your time is important, but make sure you're prioritizing high-value tasks.
Matt Mayberry
Steal Away Your Rival's Unhappy Customers
Business Circle

Steal Away Your Rival's Unhappy Customers

Our experts explain how you can use customer disloyalty to your advantage.
Entrepreneur Staff
Hate Being Stuck Behind a Desk? 7 Business Ideas for You.
Business Ideas

Hate Being Stuck Behind a Desk? 7 Business Ideas for You.

If you're driven by getting out and meeting new people, these businesses might be for you.
Nina Zipkin
A Family Business Dedicated to Empowering Short Men Towers Over Competitors
Family Businesses

A Family Business Dedicated to Empowering Short Men Towers Over Competitors

A Beverly Hills tailor shop has carved a lucrative niche making every customer feel like a man of stature.
Daphne Mallory
A Family Legacy: Tennessee Brothers Seek to Revive Fallen Whiskey Empire
Family Businesses

A Family Legacy: Tennessee Brothers Seek to Revive Fallen Whiskey Empire

The Nelson brothers were staggered to discover on a country drive one day that their great-great-great grandfather owned and operated one of the largest whiskey distilleries in pre-Prohibition America.
Geoff Weiss
The 5 Elements of a Successful Franchise
Franchises

The 5 Elements of a Successful Franchise

There is no one perfect franchise, but there are many that have elements that lay the groundwork for success.
Joel Libava
Meet the Man Behind Some of the World's Most Famous Water Fountains
Business Unusual

Meet the Man Behind Some of the World's Most Famous Water Fountains

From his backyard to the opening ceremony at the Olympics, Mark Fuller's water works have made a big splash.
Would You Eat a Doughnut Stuffed With Mac & Cheese?
Mashup

Would You Eat a Doughnut Stuffed With Mac & Cheese?

Philadelphia's burger joint PYT just released a Bacon Mac & Cheese Doughnut – perfect for pairing with Thanksgiving leftovers.
Kate Taylor
TOMS Founder: 'Focus on Your Passion. Nothing Else Matters.'
If I Knew Then

TOMS Founder: 'Focus on Your Passion. Nothing Else Matters.'

After failing at launching a cable network, Blake Mycoskie found his passion in social entrepreneurship. Here is how he turned TOMS into a global force for good.
Nina Zipkin
The Woman Who Sells Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving

The Woman Who Sells Thanksgiving

You've probably never heard of Jen Ehresmann, but she is one of the highest-ranking women in the $18-billion turkey industry.
Matt McCue
Who Our Loyalty Experts Are Loyal To
Business Circle

Who Our Loyalty Experts Are Loyal To

We asked our customer service experts about the companies they love and why.
Entrepreneur Staff
The 10 Entrepreneurs Who Defined 2014
Entrepreneurs

The 10 Entrepreneurs Who Defined 2014

Read about the business leaders who dominated headlines in 2014 and set the stage for the year ahead -- for better or for worse.
Jason Ankeny
Welcome Back to the Blow-Off Economy. Yay?
Etiquette

Welcome Back to the Blow-Off Economy. Yay?

The economy is picking up again, and most businesses are on stronger ground. That usually leads to one thing.
Gene Marks
Why This Entrepreneur Hates the Holidays
Holidays

Why This Entrepreneur Hates the Holidays

How do you deal with time off when you're obsessed with work?
Stephen Key