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Grow Your Business

Jump Start Your Business With This 5-Step Tool

Utilizing cycle-time reduction can hit the trifecta of improvements.
Doug and Polly White
Keep Your Customers as Close as Family
Customer Relationship

Keep Your Customers as Close as Family

At your business, aim for the type of intimacy offered at a neighborhood coffee shop or bar where everyone knows your name.
Chuck Cohn
NFL Launches First Official YouTube Channel Days Before Super Bowl Kickoff
YouTube

NFL Launches First Official YouTube Channel Days Before Super Bowl Kickoff

After years of fiercely protecting its content, the NFL has reached a deal with YouTube to distribute game previews, highlights, recaps and more.
Geoff Weiss
5 Ways to Keep Your Eyes on Your Goals
Goal setting

5 Ways to Keep Your Eyes on Your Goals

Whatever your goal may be, it's imperative that you learn how to keep your focus engaged.
Joey Pomerenke
How a Marketing Firm Hit the Gamification Bull's-Eye
Gamification

How a Marketing Firm Hit the Gamification Bull's-Eye

When sales are a game and customers are players, this Boston-based company wins big.
Management

3 Strategies for Getting the Most Out of Your Sales Team

These three tips can help get a better performance out of your sales staff.
Dan S. Kennedy
3 Qualities More Important Than IQ for Success
Personal Development

3 Qualities More Important Than IQ for Success

Restraint, discipline and tenacity are personal qualities we can develop, whether we believe we were born with them or not.
Thai Nguyen
These Are the Top 10 In-Demand Jobs
Careers

These Are the Top 10 In-Demand Jobs

The healthcare and technology industries tied for the most openings.
Benjamin Snyder
How I Landed My First Book Deal
Publishing

How I Landed My First Book Deal

If you're thinking of self-publishing your first book, this just might change your mind.
Steve Tobak
The Under-Appreciated Benefits of Creative Consistency
Habits

The Under-Appreciated Benefits of Creative Consistency

Being consistent doesn't count for everything, but it sure counts for a lot. Let me explain.
Gregory Ciotti
Building a More Balanced (And Successful) Team
Sales

Building a More Balanced (And Successful) Team

All companies strive to achieve top and bottom line success every quarter, but in order to do so, they need a strong team of sales reps that can consistently, and profitably, meet or exceed quota.
Greg Peters
Due Diligence on Accelerators -- What Entrepreneurs Need to Know
Accelerators

Due Diligence on Accelerators -- What Entrepreneurs Need to Know

Before you commit to a program, understand what's expected of you and what you'll be offered in return.
Wiley Larsen
The Recruiter-Job Seeker Disconnect You Can't Afford to Ignore
Recruiting

The Recruiter-Job Seeker Disconnect You Can't Afford to Ignore

Close the difference between the way managers search for new hires and how candidates hunt for positions. Hint: Use social media and mobile platforms.
Kimberley Kasper
How These 3 Entrepreneurs Are Building Airbnb Empires to Quit Their Day Jobs
Entrepreneurs

How These 3 Entrepreneurs Are Building Airbnb Empires to Quit Their Day Jobs

The sharing economy increasingly looks like the quickest route to your own business for most people.
Yoav Vilner