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Create a Personal Business Plan That You'll Really Use
Leadership

Create a Personal Business Plan That You'll Really Use

Develop a customized tool that will serve to focus you on your most important objectives. Write it in user-friendly prose so you'll check it weekly.
Marty Fukuda
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This Wristband Delivers Electric Shocks When You're Slacking
Wearable Tech

This Wristband Delivers Electric Shocks When You're Slacking

In a slump? Don't try harder. Electrocute yourself. Seriously.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Company Thinks It's Unlocked the Secret to Employee Engagement and Productivity
Employee Engagement

This Company Thinks It's Unlocked the Secret to Employee Engagement and Productivity

BetterWorks, which just raised a $15.5 million Series A round, merges the concepts of game mechanics and the quantified self to motivate and manage employees' goals.
Laura Entis
4 Things Entrepreneurs Should Think About That May Not Be in the Business Plan
Leadership

4 Things Entrepreneurs Should Think About That May Not Be in the Business Plan

Two young women recount the lessons they learned from starting their social media-marketing agency.
Courtney Spritzer and Stephanie Abrams
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10 Steps to Change Your Life: A Step-By-Step Guide
How To

10 Steps to Change Your Life: A Step-By-Step Guide

Clear out the mental clutter and the day's distractions to focus on what you think is important.
Nina Zipkin
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The 5 Factors of Social-Media Marketing Most People Don't Consider
Social Media Marketing

The 5 Factors of Social-Media Marketing Most People Don't Consider

A recent Gallup poll proclaimed that social media marketing has little effect on whether people buy products, but it may not tell the whole story.
7 Steps to Turbocharge Your Startup Without Losing Your Best Talent
Hiring

7 Steps to Turbocharge Your Startup Without Losing Your Best Talent

A new CEO seeks to make dramatic changes without disarming the staff. Here's what he did.
Peter S. Cohan
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Your Career Is a Supplement to Your Life, Not the Defining Factor
Work-Life Balance

Your Career Is a Supplement to Your Life, Not the Defining Factor

You're a hard-driving entrepreneur. But what should you do now if your work life has turned into your whole life?
Bobbie Laporte
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Is Goal Setting Missing From Your Daily Routine? (Infographic)
Leadership

Is Goal Setting Missing From Your Daily Routine? (Infographic)

Many people swear by this ritual. Find out how this practice could enhance your entrepreneurial success.
John Meyer
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Like Running a Business, Getting in Shape Takes Lots of Small Steps to Succeed
Personal Health

Like Running a Business, Getting in Shape Takes Lots of Small Steps to Succeed

Look out for these five factors everyone should use for their personal fitness goals.
Shawn Mcintyre
Apple May Scoop Up This Struggling Social Network
Social Media

Apple May Scoop Up This Struggling Social Network

It has been reported that Apple is looking to give social another shot by acquiring this startup.
Nina Zipkin
How to See (Clearly) What You Want to Accomplish
Productivity

How to See (Clearly) What You Want to Accomplish

Try these visualization techniques to arrive closer to your goals.
Jason Womack
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4 Steps to Successful Execution of a Strategy
Strategy

4 Steps to Successful Execution of a Strategy

An entrepreneur's best-laid plans can go awry if there's not careful followup. Here's a framework for giving your startup a greater chance at prevailing.
Jesse Torres
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20 Ways to Make Today Amazing
Personal Development

20 Ways to Make Today Amazing

Every day offers countless opportunities for gratitude and improvement.
Matt Mayberry