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Potential Referrals Are All Around You. Pay Attention.
Networking

Potential Referrals Are All Around You. Pay Attention.

Giving referrals is one of the best ways to start getting referrals.
Ivan Misner
4 Things a Data Scientist Can Do for Entrepreneurs
Big Data

4 Things a Data Scientist Can Do for Entrepreneurs

Virtually every type of company can benefit from a skilled data scientist.
Michael Li
'Anti-Ball Crushing' Pants Are Putting Lululemon on the Menswear Map
Fashion

'Anti-Ball Crushing' Pants Are Putting Lululemon on the Menswear Map

The wildly popular item 'gives you and the family jewels room to breathe,' Lululemon says.
Geoff Weiss
Multitasking Can Damage Your Brain and Career, Studies Say
Productivity

Multitasking Can Damage Your Brain and Career, Studies Say

Researchers found that people who are regularly bombarded with several streams of electronic information cannot pay attention, recall information or switch from one job to another as well as those who complete one task at a time.
Travis Bradberry
Treat Your Employees Well -- They Are Your Best Brand Ambassadors
Employee loyalty

Treat Your Employees Well -- They Are Your Best Brand Ambassadors

Involve them in new product launches and keep them "in the loop."
Karen Mishra
4 Tips to Wire Your Brain for Entrepreneurial Wisdom
mindfulness

4 Tips to Wire Your Brain for Entrepreneurial Wisdom

Developing mental stamina helps us manage uncertainty, improves relationships and increases well being.
Terri Egan and Suzanne Lahl
3 Principles of Video Games That Can Make You a Better Entrepreneur
Video Games

3 Principles of Video Games That Can Make You a Better Entrepreneur

Don't dismiss this popular and growing medium as a waste of time, they hold the potential to boost the skills you need to succeed.
Tor Constantino
5 Musts to Prepare a Business for a Major Growth Spurt
Grow Your Business

5 Musts to Prepare a Business for a Major Growth Spurt

Expansion takes time and careful planning. If growth is rushed, quality may go down and control may be lost.
Zach Cutler
Tips for Hit-Makers: What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Hollywood
SXSW 2015

Tips for Hit-Makers: What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Hollywood

Rethink success and how you relate to your fans. These tips from Hollywood experts can teach small business owners how to maximize audience.
Jacob Hall
Should You Invest in Techies or Train Non-Technical Employees?
Managing Employees

Should You Invest in Techies or Train Non-Technical Employees?

When it comes to sourcing tech talent, here's what you need to consider.
Asha Saxena
Size Matters: Make Your Business Appear Smaller When It Counts
Customer Relationship

Size Matters: Make Your Business Appear Smaller When It Counts

There's a point where a company becomes large enough to lose sight of customers as individuals.
Dave Thompson
Why the Consumer and Finance Industries Are Ripe for Disruption
Innovation

Why the Consumer and Finance Industries Are Ripe for Disruption

As big and important as these sectors are to our daily lives, innovation is seriously lagging.
Ryan Caldbeck
How the Beauty Industry Continues to Crack the Bro Code
Beauty Businesses

How the Beauty Industry Continues to Crack the Bro Code

Startups and established brands alike are trying to lure men to the world of beauty, but the CEO of Dollar Shave Club says some hand-holding is required.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Gain a Competitive Advantage
Competition

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Gain a Competitive Advantage

If you want to build a company that no longer needs to go head to head with others, you need to build leverage.
Peter Voogd