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For Ecommerce Retailers It's Still a Rough Ride Across International Borders
International business

For Ecommerce Retailers It's Still a Rough Ride Across International Borders

People and bulk exports move with relative ease across borders but small purchases remain hindered, at least for now.
Oren Levy
The 5 Essentials of Choosing a Consultant
Business Circle

The 5 Essentials of Choosing a Consultant

These outside advisers can create tremendous value for your business, but it's important the person your contract checks off these items.
Doug and Polly White
8 Tips for an Awesome, Healthier Commute
Personal Health

8 Tips for an Awesome, Healthier Commute

Whether you bike it to work or simply unwind your mind in the subway, aim to strip stress from the seemingly empty moments.
Natasha Withers
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5 Things You Need to Know Before Hiring Your First Employee
Hiring

5 Things You Need to Know Before Hiring Your First Employee

To prevent costly mistakes and wasted time, run through all of the following considerations before you even think about recruiting.
Eric Siu
The Harsh Truth: Your Employees Don't Care About Your Business the Way You Do
Management

The Harsh Truth: Your Employees Don't Care About Your Business the Way You Do

Find out why this management expert doesn't believe in the 'ownership mentality.'
Dan S. Kennedy
Think Like A Startup: Look for Ideas Everywhere, Be Decisive.
Trep Talk

Think Like A Startup: Look for Ideas Everywhere, Be Decisive.

There is no time for bureaucracy in a young company looking to innovate in a legacy industry. Normal CEO and founder Nikki Kaufman explains her philosophy of accepting ideas from everywhere.
Catherine Clifford
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3 Tactics for Dealing With the Stress of Running a Business
Business Circle

3 Tactics for Dealing With the Stress of Running a Business

You don't have to get everything done, you just have to get everything important done. Now, sleep on it.
Pratik Dholakiya
Why LinkedIn Thinks It Pays to Bring Your Parents to Work
Family

Why LinkedIn Thinks It Pays to Bring Your Parents to Work

The second annual Bring In Your Parents Day is this week. There are advantages to commuting in with Mom and Dad.
Lisa Evans
Customer Experience Should Not Be the Job of Just One Person
Customer Experience

Customer Experience Should Not Be the Job of Just One Person

Structure your organization so that responsibility for overseeing consumer interactions is shared across the whole company.
Mark Lancaster
5 Reasons to Refrain From Hiring Virtual Employees
Business Circle

5 Reasons to Refrain From Hiring Virtual Employees

Despite the growing popularity of telecommuting, having an all-remote work environment might absolutely kill a business.
Miles Jennings
Built for Business: Midtown Manhattan in the 1920s
New York City

Built for Business: Midtown Manhattan in the 1920s

A swirl of development, spurred on by Grand Central Terminal's construction, shaped New York City's central business district as a major epicenter of American capitalism.
Donald Miller
Anytime Is a Great Time to Launch a Business -- If You Do This
Launching a Business

Anytime Is a Great Time to Launch a Business -- If You Do This

Consider these five steps so your company triumphs once out of the gates.
Jesse Torres
Keep Your Productivity Up on Business Trips With These 4 Pro Tips
Productivity

Keep Your Productivity Up on Business Trips With These 4 Pro Tips

You can quickly miss the convenience of your office when you're thousands of miles away.
Deborah Mitchell
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Setting Up the Perfect Compensation Plan for Your Sales Team
sales compensation

Setting Up the Perfect Compensation Plan for Your Sales Team

Structure your compensation to align with your company's goals and ensure your sales management team understands the goals they must attain.
Ken Thoreson