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5 Quotes From Sports Figures in 2014 Worth Remembering
Inspiration

5 Quotes From Sports Figures in 2014 Worth Remembering

Athletic competition, whether in the Olympics or the Little Leagues, is a perpetual source of perspective on the struggles of entrepreneurship.
Mark Burns
3 Things Every Leader Can Learn From Seattle's Star Quarterback Russell Wilson
Leadership

3 Things Every Leader Can Learn From Seattle's Star Quarterback Russell Wilson

Believe it or not, Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson can teach entrepreneurs a lot about leadership and running a business.
Craig Cincotta
The 5 Worst Twitter Marketing Fails of 2014
Business Circle

The 5 Worst Twitter Marketing Fails of 2014

#Fiasco. Some brands excel at tucking their tails between their tweets. Here's a naughty list of the ugliest Twitter marketing disasters this year and the important lessons you can learn from them.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The New England Patriots Twitter Fiasco Was Wrong for So Many Reasons
Marketing mistakes

The New England Patriots Twitter Fiasco Was Wrong for So Many Reasons

The team's recent social-media disaster was more than just a fumble. And the apology was just as bad.
Jason Fell
Don't Give Up -- the Fourth Quarter Can Turn the Whole Year Around
Entrepreneur Mindset

Don't Give Up -- the Fourth Quarter Can Turn the Whole Year Around

Much like a rallying football team, one conversation, one phone call, one client or one sale can swing things in your favor.
John Brubaker
4 Success Strategies I Took From the NFL to My Business
Success Strategies

4 Success Strategies I Took From the NFL to My Business

No matter what game you're playing, the winning formula is preparation, teamwork and a hunger to learn more.
Fran Tarkenton
What the NFL's Toxic Achievers Can Teach You About the Workplace
Managing Employees

What the NFL's Toxic Achievers Can Teach You About the Workplace

Some talented and skilled individuals succeed in their area of expertise but create all kinds of problems due to their distorted view of themselves and others.
Paul White
Underdogs Can't Win Being Copycats
Innovation

Underdogs Can't Win Being Copycats

Don't just look at the current best in your industry and do what they do. Try to be the best you, but feel free to borrow from unlikely sources.
John Brubaker
Turn the Distraction of Fantasy Sports Into an Engagement Opportunity
Employee morale

Turn the Distraction of Fantasy Sports Into an Engagement Opportunity

Research has shown that employees are spending time managing their teams instead of working, which cost companies big.
John Brubaker
Franchise Players: Former NFL Wide Receiver Buys a Sandwich Franchise
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: Former NFL Wide Receiver Buys a Sandwich Franchise

After retiring from the NFL, Troy Williamson decided to open a Which Wich restaurant in Aiken, S.C., where he grew up.
Kate Taylor
4 Winning Startup Strategies From Pro Football
Business Ideas

4 Winning Startup Strategies From Pro Football

In sports, just as in your business, what matters most is the quality of your idea and the consistency of your execution.
Daniel Wesley
U.S. Deals Harsh, But Not Fatal, Blow Against Washington Redskins
Patents

U.S. Deals Harsh, But Not Fatal, Blow Against Washington Redskins

Patent office rules that NFL team's name is 'disparaging' to Native Americans.
Jaia Thomas
Ex-NFL Star Chad 'Ochocinco' Johnson Scores a Touchdown for Bitcoin Awareness on Twitter
Bitcoin

Ex-NFL Star Chad 'Ochocinco' Johnson Scores a Touchdown for Bitcoin Awareness on Twitter

The hot-tempered former NFL wide receiver wonders how 'easy'' the complicated cryptocurrency is. Don't even get us started.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
A Strong Team Can Carry Your Vision to the End Zone
Human Resources

A Strong Team Can Carry Your Vision to the End Zone

Former NFL linebacker offers tips on what to look for in potential employees.
Matt Mayberry