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Do You Need a Great New Idea? Stand On the Shoulders of Giants.
Business Ideas

Do You Need a Great New Idea? Stand On the Shoulders of Giants.

Go shopping -- not for products -- but for new concepts you could use to improve your business.
Jeff Shore
Want to Start Building Momentum for 2015? Start Your Resolutions Now.
New Year's resolutions

Want to Start Building Momentum for 2015? Start Your Resolutions Now.

Don't wait to start making positive changes in your personal and professional lives.
John Brubaker
The Business of Urban Farming Takes Root in Detroit
Detroit

The Business of Urban Farming Takes Root in Detroit

Farmers, the original entrepreneurs, are finding a profitable niche in the vast amount of abandoned land in the Motor City.
Amanda Lewan
Glide Over the Pitfalls of Becoming a Manager With These 5 Steps
Managing Employees

Glide Over the Pitfalls of Becoming a Manager With These 5 Steps

Here's your cheat sheet for how to become the effective supervisor in charge.
Beth Miller
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Not Just for Grandma: 6 Tips for an Unforgettable Company Holiday Card
Holidays

Not Just for Grandma: 6 Tips for an Unforgettable Company Holiday Card

Help your business stand out with a little fun and creativity.
Mary Ellen Campisi
Don't Go for Workhorses. Choose Employees United by Purpose.
Hiring

Don't Go for Workhorses. Choose Employees United by Purpose.

Why looking beyond the resume when hiring determines the path to success for a startup.
Belinda Chan
Hire Slow, Fire Fast
Management

Hire Slow, Fire Fast

Hiring the right employees and keeping them on board is the secret to a successful business. Find out how to do it.
Dan S. Kennedy
7 Must-Dos Before the End of the Year
Business Circle

7 Must-Dos Before the End of the Year

Finish the quarter not just profitably but thoughtfully. Review results, reset your agenda and reach for the right goals in 2015.
Miles Jennings
How Midsize Businesses Can Experiment Without Blowing Millions
Business Circle

How Midsize Businesses Can Experiment Without Blowing Millions

The old adage 'too much money makes you stupid' hits especially hard in midsize companies.
Robert Sher
Balance Fun and Productivity at the Year's End
Management

Balance Fun and Productivity at the Year's End

Fourth quarter is too important for everyone to just let go. Here's how to rally for results while reveling.
Jerry Jao
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How to Avoid Becoming a Victim of Ageism
Older Workers

How to Avoid Becoming a Victim of Ageism

No matter how old you are, as long as your skills are relevant in today's workforce, you should be safe.
Deborah Mitchell
The 3 Secrets to Building Successful Third-Party Partnerships
Partnerships

The 3 Secrets to Building Successful Third-Party Partnerships

Sometimes the shortest path to success is not by focusing merely on internal efforts but by partnering with another business to pursue an opportunity together.
Paul Mandell
6 Ways to Stay Mentally Fit for Life
Personal Growth

6 Ways to Stay Mentally Fit for Life

Put yourself on a no-junk intellectual diet to spark creativity in your business.
Marty Fukuda
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Across the U.S., Bars Are Letting You Play Your Favorite Childhood Video Games
Business Unusual

Across the U.S., Bars Are Letting You Play Your Favorite Childhood Video Games

Cocktails mix with vintage video games at the newest arcades.