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6 Powerful Tips to Get the Most Out of Networking
Ask the Expert

6 Powerful Tips to Get the Most Out of Networking

Getting connected is a strategic treasure hunt, a quest to find ways to plug holes to support your startup's mission and objectives.
Robert Reffkin
The Sharing Economy Enters the Business of Business Travel
Suitcase Entrepreneur

The Sharing Economy Enters the Business of Business Travel

With alternatives like Airbnb, should business travelers still check into hotels?
5 Ways to Reach Entrepreneurial Humility
Leadership Qualities

5 Ways to Reach Entrepreneurial Humility

Success can make leaders arrogant, leading to corporate disaster. Can you stay humble enough for your company to survive?
Peter S. Cohan
In Growth Strategy, Tech Giant Sony Could Stop Selling TVs and Smartphones
Competition

In Growth Strategy, Tech Giant Sony Could Stop Selling TVs and Smartphones

Sony aims to boost operating profit 25-fold within three years.
Buying a Rival: Zillow CEO Talks Trulia Deal, Integration and Layoffs
Acquisitions

Buying a Rival: Zillow CEO Talks Trulia Deal, Integration and Layoffs

Zillow has completed its $2.5 billion acquisition of online real estate rival Trulia.
What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Playing Pinball
Lessons

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Playing Pinball

Video games? Pfffft. Playing old-fashioned pinball can make you a better business owner.
Carol Roth
6 Personality Flaws That Could Lead to Entrepreneurial Success
Entrepreneur Mindset

6 Personality Flaws That Could Lead to Entrepreneurial Success

You don't fit in with others. You are single-mindedly obsessed with your own pursuit of progress. Here's why you might be perfect for starting and running a business.
Te-Erika Patterson
Starbucks Launches Fresh Coffee Subscription Service
Starbucks

Starbucks Launches Fresh Coffee Subscription Service

Never run out of coffee again, with Starbucks' new high-quality subscription plan.
Kate Taylor
The Secret to Becoming 10 Times More Productive? Block Out Time.
Time Management

The Secret to Becoming 10 Times More Productive? Block Out Time.

Here's how entrepreneurs can work on one extremely important project and absolutely nothing else.
Tobi Hannah
Ban Dull Meetings at Your Workplace
Meetings

Ban Dull Meetings at Your Workplace

Instead check out these six ideas for create a super fun gathering employees will love.
Heather R. Huhman
Bad Winter? Cheer Up. A Tough Climate Could Make for Great Business.
Cities

Bad Winter? Cheer Up. A Tough Climate Could Make for Great Business.

Harsh weather can be a drag, but it can also help you shape your company's brand. Bundle up and see the benefits rather than just barriers.
Janelle Blasdel
Applying Entrepreneurial Thinking to Get a Job
Education

Applying Entrepreneurial Thinking to Get a Job

There's a lack of entrepreneurial spirit in education. But, for those who have it, there's a clear advantage in the workplace.
Nicholas Mohnacky
'Alex From Target' Quits Cashier Gig to Pursue Movies, Music and National Tour
Growth Strategies

'Alex From Target' Quits Cashier Gig to Pursue Movies, Music and National Tour

In a new YouTube video, the 17-year-old announced he would be going on tour, vending merchandise and pursuing a career in entertainment.
Geoff Weiss
Want More Sleep (And Better Productivity)? Work From Home.
Sleep

Want More Sleep (And Better Productivity)? Work From Home.

A study suggests people with more flexible work schedules can sleep better and be more productive and healthier.
Lisa Evans