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Sales Forecasting -- by Reps, at Least -- Is Dead
Sales Forecast

Sales Forecasting -- by Reps, at Least -- Is Dead

Predictive analytics technology, on the other hand, is alive and kicking.
Justin Shriber
Are You Prepared for That Cliff That Could Be Further Down the Road?
Business Planning

Are You Prepared for That Cliff That Could Be Further Down the Road?

Here are three things you should be doing right now to prepare for 2016.
Gene Marks
5 Ways to Keep Fear of Failure From Holding You Back
Failure

5 Ways to Keep Fear of Failure From Holding You Back

Failure is the tuition we pay learning how to succeed.
Jacqueline Whitmore
6 Benefits for You and Your Community From Supporting Local Entrepreneurs
Entrepreneurs

6 Benefits for You and Your Community From Supporting Local Entrepreneurs

Locally owned businesses give communities a unique character but those businesses need loyal customers to survive.
John Rampton
9 Easy Career Hacks That Very Few People Actually Do
Success Strategies

9 Easy Career Hacks That Very Few People Actually Do

To get ahead in the game and find success, you should be doing these things every day.
David Teten
Why the 'Why' of the Sale Matters More Than the 'What'
Sales

Why the 'Why' of the Sale Matters More Than the 'What'

Whether you're selling mattresses or any other product, think about why your customers are there.
Jeff Shore
Why Trust Is the Most Important Part of 'Know, Like and Trust'
Trust

Why Trust Is the Most Important Part of 'Know, Like and Trust'

Earning a client's trust sometimes requires putting their long-term interests ahead of your own short term interests.
Dixie Gillaspie
The Legal Advice Mark Cuban Didn't Take
Legal

The Legal Advice Mark Cuban Didn't Take

But that doesn't mean you -- and your business -- should follow suit.
Steve Cook
Red Flags and Red Herrings in Job Applicants' Credit Reports
Credit Scores

Red Flags and Red Herrings in Job Applicants' Credit Reports

Is your applicant just down on his or her luck or irresponsible? Here's how to find out.
Steven Richmond
How to Hire Friends Without Destroying Relationships
The Grind

How to Hire Friends Without Destroying Relationships

By taking some precautions you can maximize the benefit of knowing skilled folk and avoid damaging relationships.
Yair Tygiel
3 Reasons to Be Grateful for Tough Competitors
Competition

3 Reasons to Be Grateful for Tough Competitors

Complacency often follows initial success. Competition pushes us to continue striving.
Tor Constantino
How Do I Get Into Big-Box Stores? What Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran Told This Entrepreneur.
Growth Strategies

How Do I Get Into Big-Box Stores? What Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran Told This Entrepreneur.

The 'Shark Tank' investor offered feedback on everything from pitching to pricing at a recent event hosted by Entrepreneur.
Lauren Covello
This One Strategy Can Help You Stick With Your Good Habits Every Day
Habits

This One Strategy Can Help You Stick With Your Good Habits Every Day

It's called the 'Paper Clip' strategy. Here's how it works.
James Clear
Why This Entrepreneur Says Sustainability Is the No. 1 Business Opportunity
Manufacturing

Why This Entrepreneur Says Sustainability Is the No. 1 Business Opportunity

The exuberant and eco-friendly cleaning brand Method is set to unveil a first-of-its-kind manufacturing plant in inner city Chicago.
Geoff Weiss