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What Dating a Model Taught Me About Chasing Opportunities
Risk

What Dating a Model Taught Me About Chasing Opportunities

If you let yourself be intimidated, you will be just like all the others who are scared to take risks.
John Brubaker
Why You Should Sell Your Business to an MBA
Selling a Business

Why You Should Sell Your Business to an MBA

Search funds can be a strategic option for business owners looking for an exit.
Peter Lehrman
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5 Technology Roadblocks Costing You Great Talent
Hiring

5 Technology Roadblocks Costing You Great Talent

You want to be able to hire the best employees, but these shortfalls could cause the best candidates to not look your way.
Andre Lavoie
Promote Your All-Stars Without Throwing Off the Team Dynamic
Promotion

Promote Your All-Stars Without Throwing Off the Team Dynamic

Recognizing when an employee is ready for advancement and helping the rest of the staff navigate the transition smoothly can mean the difference between a dream team and a disaster.
Zeynep Ilgaz
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Here's How to Tell a Buyer He's Wrong -- Without Losing the Business
Customer Relationship

Here's How to Tell a Buyer He's Wrong -- Without Losing the Business

'The customer is always right' no longer holds true.
Michael Boyette
What Do Your Employees Really Cost You?
Management

What Do Your Employees Really Cost You?

Here's how to figure out the true cost of an employee, according to one business expert.
Dan S. Kennedy
The Best Idea I've Stolen
Leadership

The Best Idea I've Stolen

From concert halls to Pixar, inspiration can come from a wide variety of sources.
Carly Okyle
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To Compete With Big-Name Brands, Here's How to Market Your Black Friday Sale Online
Business Circle

To Compete With Big-Name Brands, Here's How to Market Your Black Friday Sale Online

Big-box retailers may seem to dominate the Black Friday game, but there's a way for small businesses to level the playing field on the most anticipated shopping day of the year.
Courtney Jespersen
Why I Left the 'Coolest Job in America' for a Startup
Career Change

Why I Left the 'Coolest Job in America' for a Startup

Jumping the corporate ship for the startup world is tough, especially when you absolutely love your job. Before you make the leap, here is what you need to know.
Craig Cincotta
Former Apple CEO John Sculley: The Most Valuable Lesson I Learned From Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs

Former Apple CEO John Sculley: The Most Valuable Lesson I Learned From Steve Jobs

It's called zooming, and it's all about approaching problems from new angles.
Laura Entis
UPS: Unplanned Holiday Surge Could Cost Retailers
Shipping

UPS: Unplanned Holiday Surge Could Cost Retailers

The company's CEO says last-minute sales by a major retailer could threaten the entire delivery system.
How Perfection Can Ruin Your Business
Perfection

How Perfection Can Ruin Your Business

Very often, perfection is the enemy of success. Don't let it be.
Lisa Evans
Marcus Lemonis's Top 10 Tips for Businesses This Holiday Season
Holidays

Marcus Lemonis's Top 10 Tips for Businesses This Holiday Season

The star of CNBC's 'The Profit' explains why small businesses should stay away from Black Friday and advises on what to look for in a seasonal worker.
Kate Taylor
Tell Them You Care With a Holiday Card. Use These 5 Tips to Do It Right.
Holidays

Tell Them You Care With a Holiday Card. Use These 5 Tips to Do It Right.

Sending out greetings to your vendors, customers and clients is a simple business strategy that provides you with a 10-fold return.
Jonathan Long