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How to Hire the Right Person for the Job
Hiring

How to Hire the Right Person for the Job

Hiring is high-stakes. Knowing your own strengths is the key to recognizing the right person.
Mary Kaiser
Use These 3 Analysis Tools to Prepare a Killer Business Plan
Business Plans

Use These 3 Analysis Tools to Prepare a Killer Business Plan

Writing a business plan doesn't have to be agonizing -- there can be some fun in doing it.
Jeff Boss
How to Get Customers to Keep Coming Back
Customer Loyalty

How to Get Customers to Keep Coming Back

To increase your customer retention rate, you need to give people a reason to return to your business. Here is how.
Dan Newman
Move Your Business Forward By Drawing a Perceptual Map
Grow Your Business

Move Your Business Forward By Drawing a Perceptual Map

It's almost impossible to think progressively when you are spending so much time dealing with today and the day-to-day demands of the daily grind.
Jim Joseph
The 10 Hardest Interview Questions
Hiring

The 10 Hardest Interview Questions

Companies are highly selective and ask the hardest questions they possibly can to put the candidates under more pressure.
To Succeed as an Entrepreneur, Focus on the 5 Golden Priorities
Cash Flow Center

To Succeed as an Entrepreneur, Focus on the 5 Golden Priorities

Running a business is all about making decisions. Keep in mind what is most important and the better option will be easier to recognize.
Larry Alton
College Students Want Straight Line to Entrepreneurial Success
Education

College Students Want Straight Line to Entrepreneurial Success

Institutions of higher learning must increasingly foster an entrepreneurial atmosphere.
Barbara Mannino
How Disruptive Startups Spread the Wealth by Encouraging Derivative Businesses
Business Growth

How Disruptive Startups Spread the Wealth by Encouraging Derivative Businesses

Genuinely revolutionary companies create opportunities for yet more startups. The shrewdest disruptors embrace the process to create a bigger market for everyone.
Sohin Shah
Does Innovation Disrupt Job Growth?
Innovation

Does Innovation Disrupt Job Growth?

How do you balance the Warby Parker disrupters of the world with innovation-fueled job loss?
Andrew Yang
Why You Need to Leave Your Desk Behind -- Now
Creativity

Why You Need to Leave Your Desk Behind -- Now

It's time to get serious about creativity.
Gregory Ciotti
A Startup's Biggest Pitfall Is Not Finding the Right Salesperson
Startup Basics

A Startup's Biggest Pitfall Is Not Finding the Right Salesperson

Without revenues, your company is a goner. That's why you should consider taking on three finalists to compete for the job.
George Deeb
4 Tips That Will Boost Your Chances of Landing That Interview
Job seekers

4 Tips That Will Boost Your Chances of Landing That Interview

It may tough to land your resume in the "yes" pile, by following this advice will heighten your prospects.
Doug and Polly White
5 Ways for Boomer Managers to Motivate Millennial Workers
Millennials

5 Ways for Boomer Managers to Motivate Millennial Workers

The generation now entering the workforce offers energy, creativity and innate tech skills that bosses the age of their parents can learn to harness.
Jacqueline Whitmore
How Much Does It Cost to Rent an Office in Your City? (Infographic)
Grow Your Business

How Much Does It Cost to Rent an Office in Your City? (Infographic)

A look at how much space you can get for $5,000 a month in these major U.S. cities.
Nina Zipkin