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Payroll, Meet Accounting: ZenPayroll and FreshBooks Join Forces
Growth Strategies

Payroll, Meet Accounting: ZenPayroll and FreshBooks Join Forces

Payroll service ZenPayroll and cloud accounting software company FreshBooks are combining their services in a move that could help small-business owners.
Nina Zipkin
Facebook Buys Social Startup Branch to Spearhead New 'Conversations' Group
Technology

Facebook Buys Social Startup Branch to Spearhead New 'Conversations' Group

Facebook has snapped up Branch for a reported $15 million and appointed the Branch team to run its new Conversations group in New York.
Nina Zipkin
Richard Branson on Growing Your Business by Building a Community
Growth Strategies

Richard Branson on Growing Your Business by Building a Community

Building strong ties to your community will help you you build a stronger company culture, better relationships with your customers and staff, and ultimately a more successful business.
Richard Branson
High Hopes and Blunt Truths for the $2.3 Billion Legal Marijuana Market
Growth Strategies

High Hopes and Blunt Truths for the $2.3 Billion Legal Marijuana Market

Like it or not, legal marijuana is here and the market is growing. Find out who stands to profit, what opportunities exist in this emerging market and what barriers these entrepreneurs have to overcome.
Brian Patrick Eha
Biz Stone's Answer to the Search Engine Has Arrived, But Will Anyone Use It?
Technology

Biz Stone's Answer to the Search Engine Has Arrived, But Will Anyone Use It?

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone has launched a Q&A app called Jelly with the mission of making the world 'a more empathetic place.'
Nina Zipkin
How to Attract the Right Kind of Twitter Audience
Social Media

How to Attract the Right Kind of Twitter Audience

First, determine your strategy -- local leads, a national following or international visibility -- then follow these tips for attracting an audience.
Scott Levy
10 Questions to Ask When Recruiting New Employees Online
Growth Strategies

10 Questions to Ask When Recruiting New Employees Online

Insider advice, tips and tactics on how to find your ideal hire on the web.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why Google, Facebook and Twitter Execs Are Meeting With a Monk
Growth Strategies

Why Google, Facebook and Twitter Execs Are Meeting With a Monk

The Wisdom 2.0 conference in San Francisco next month aims to teach people how to work and live within the demands of technology more effectively.
Catherine Clifford
Let Go, Keep it Simple, Move Quickly: Secrets to Being a Productive Entrepreneur (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

Let Go, Keep it Simple, Move Quickly: Secrets to Being a Productive Entrepreneur (Infographic)

To launch and grow your own company, your whole life is going to have to become more efficient. Here's how.
Catherine Clifford
Get Started Building Your Brand on Twitter
Marketing

Get Started Building Your Brand on Twitter

Answer these four questions about your company in order to determine just how you want to brand yourself.
Scott Levy
Up in Smoke: First Retail Licenses for Marijuana Distributed in Denver
Growth Strategies

Up in Smoke: First Retail Licenses for Marijuana Distributed in Denver

Pot will be sold, legally, for recreational use. This isn't a joke.
Jason Fell
Richard Branson on What Makes a True Entrepreneur
Richard Branson

Richard Branson on What Makes a True Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur isn't just a label, it's a lifestyle.
Richard Branson
Tony Robbins on the 7 'Forces' of Business Mastery
Leadership

Tony Robbins on the 7 'Forces' of Business Mastery

The acclaimed life and business coach discusses what entrepreneurs need to do in order to grow their business right in 2014.
Jason Fell