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The Fresh Approach of Google's Star Recruiter
Hiring

The Fresh Approach of Google's Star Recruiter

Three hiring pointers from the man who took Google from 3,000 to 53,000 employees
Mariah DeLeon
How to Separate Yourself From the Competition
Competitive Advantages

How to Separate Yourself From the Competition

In a competitive marketplace where it seems everything's been done, it can sometimes be hard to articulate your specific value.
Dorie Clark
11 Signs Someone Is Lying to You
Lying

11 Signs Someone Is Lying to You

Turns out, the majority of the people you talk to on a daily basis are liars. Here's how to spot 'em.
Should You License Your Product?
Ask the Money Guy

Should You License Your Product?

An expert breaks down the good and the bad of licensing to help you decide.
6 Barriers to Referral Success
Referrals

6 Barriers to Referral Success

Implementing a referral process sounds simple in theory, but it's easier said than done. Here are the challenges -- or better put, the excuses -- that can derail your best referral intentions.
Joanne Black
6 Steps to 'Dancing' Through Conversations With Your Business Partners
Business Partnership

6 Steps to 'Dancing' Through Conversations With Your Business Partners

By having honest, respectful, productive conversations with your partner, you will find the rhythm to help you smoothly and purposefully dance your way through business relationships.
Valeh Nazemoff
6 Tips on Getting Customer Feedback and Making It Actionable
The Grind

6 Tips on Getting Customer Feedback and Making It Actionable

While qll entrepreneurs know that customer insights are invaluable to product design and continued improvement, acquiring and organizing useful feedback is easier said than done.
David Chait
Here Is the Equation for Increasing Your Sales Team's Success
Sales

Here Is the Equation for Increasing Your Sales Team's Success

The "sales velocity equation'' is a simple and ingenious formula for examining the variables you can adjust to close more deals sooner.
Andre Bourque
How to Keep Your Team a Team When the Company Starts to Grow
Grow Your Business

How to Keep Your Team a Team When the Company Starts to Grow

The rigors of making a startup succeed inspire camaraderie but as soon as there is success there is turf to defend.
Mindy Hall
4 Tips for Training Your Employees to Think Like a CEO
Employee Training

4 Tips for Training Your Employees to Think Like a CEO

It's all about a shared company vision that pulls in every employee, top to bottom.
David Royce
After You Close the Sale -- Stop!
Sales Strategies

After You Close the Sale -- Stop!

Don't keep talking just to fill the silence. You'll annoy the client. You'll lose the sale.
Chelsea Berler
13 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Detroit
Success Strategies

13 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Detroit

'Don't forget the Motor City' when you're looking for a role model for your startup.
Darrah Brustein
5 Ways to Improve the Performance of Your Greatest Asset: You
Personal Improvement

5 Ways to Improve the Performance of Your Greatest Asset: You

What are you doing to make sure you perform at your very best? If you're not flourishing, neither will your business.
Jonathan Long
Maximize Profits by Using These 3 P's
Strategic Leadership

Maximize Profits by Using These 3 P's

Leaders take note: These three words are the key to profits.
Gina Folk