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Amazon Rolls Out New Marketplace for Startups
Amazon

Amazon Rolls Out New Marketplace for Startups

The tech giant is teaming up with big-name accelerators and VC funds to help entrepreneurs 'launch, market and distribute their products.'
Nina Zipkin
How the Gay Marriage Decision Affects Every Small Business
Managing Employees

How the Gay Marriage Decision Affects Every Small Business

The Supreme Court ruling means that every company that employs workers has to revisit some policies and benefits.
Susan Solovic
Forget 'Coffee's for Closers.' Instead, Think: 'Content's for Closers.'
Marketing

Forget 'Coffee's for Closers.' Instead, Think: 'Content's for Closers.'

Five ways to get your sales and marketing teams to work together on content that will help you close deals.
Hana Abaza
4 Ways to Turn Your Freelancers Into Brand Ambassadors
Freelancers

4 Ways to Turn Your Freelancers Into Brand Ambassadors

Put in the effort to make them feel like "part of the family."
Rob Biederman
The Proven, Reasonable and Totally Unsexy Way to Become More Successful
Habits

The Proven, Reasonable and Totally Unsexy Way to Become More Successful

Changing human behavior is often considered to be one of the hardest things to do in business and in life. Yet, there is a very reliable way that human behavior changes over the long-term.
James Clear
You'll Only Achieve Success by Taking Massive Levels of Action
Success Strategies

You'll Only Achieve Success by Taking Massive Levels of Action

You must live a life where you cross lines and push limits. You must commit to and demand to create success in your personal life and business.
Grant Cardone
Cut Meeting Time -- and Make 'GRIT' Happen!
Meetings

Cut Meeting Time -- and Make 'GRIT' Happen!

Did you ever think "generosity" would be the goal of a good meeting? It is now.
Laurie Sudbrink
6 Ways Employers Can Make Unpaid Internships Worthwhile
Interns

6 Ways Employers Can Make Unpaid Internships Worthwhile

Interns have a legal right to take something of value from their experiences. Like a much better chance of getting a real job.
Heather R. Huhman
Please Cover Your Mouth Before Infecting Everyone With Your Negativity
Office Culture

Please Cover Your Mouth Before Infecting Everyone With Your Negativity

Anybody can have a bad day but nobody has to spread their bad days to the whole office.
Marty Fukuda
4 Ways to Make Onboarding Happier for New Hires
Hiring Employees

4 Ways to Make Onboarding Happier for New Hires

Companies spend freely to find and hire talent, then leave them adrift when they start work. That's not smart.
Matt Straz
Top 10 Small Cities Where Business is Thriving
Startup Cities

Top 10 Small Cities Where Business is Thriving

A new study ranks the top 10 American towns to launch a business – and the results might surprise you.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
The Real Secret to Success Isn't Really a Secret
Success

The Real Secret to Success Isn't Really a Secret

In the end, success is not about being different or having secret knowledge.
Ivan Misner
Bar Rescue's Jon Taffer Says 'Every Excuse Is BS'
Failure

Bar Rescue's Jon Taffer Says 'Every Excuse Is BS'

As an entrepreneur, making excuses simply masks your own failures, Taffer says. You need to be accountable.
Jason Fell
What You Must Do Before Taking Your Company Public
IPO

What You Must Do Before Taking Your Company Public

Going public often gets a bad rap for its complexity and challenges, but the process doesn't have to be difficult.
Shawn Degnan