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Being Active Begins in the Office
Workplace Wellness

Being Active Begins in the Office

More and more, workplaces are encouraging physical activity. Here's how to help promote wellness in the office.
Lisa Evans
What's the One Task Most Small-Business Owners Loathe?
Accounting

What's the One Task Most Small-Business Owners Loathe?

The more time that owners spent running their businesses, the more they loathed this task.
Mike Kappel
6 Things You Must Know Before Selling Your Business
Selling a Business

6 Things You Must Know Before Selling Your Business

Getting it wrong before you start can ruin any hopes of a sale and can mean many months of your time wasted.
Thomas Smale
How to Develop a Stellar Employer Brand
Growing a Business

How to Develop a Stellar Employer Brand

Want your company to really stand out from competitors in the eyes of job seekers? Check out these ways to boost your organization's profile.
Heather R. Huhman
This Strategy, Used by the Red Sox, Can Elevate You Above the Competition
Customer Feedback

This Strategy, Used by the Red Sox, Can Elevate You Above the Competition

What can you do to avoid the trap of a price war? One simple thing: hit the road and gather customer feedback.
John Brubaker
How a Pro and Con List Will Boost Your Business
Organization

How a Pro and Con List Will Boost Your Business

Sometimes it's tough to keep on top of all the 'what if's' when it comes to your business. A pro and con list can help with that.
Paula Rizzo
Zappos Is Bringing Uber-Like Surge Pay to the Workplace
Zappos

Zappos Is Bringing Uber-Like Surge Pay to the Workplace

For the online retailer's call center employees, more caller demand means more pay.
Claire Zillman
How LinkedIn Has Killed Your Book of Business
Linkedin

How LinkedIn Has Killed Your Book of Business

There has been a paradigm shift in what is important to protect at compaines.
Issamar Ginzberg
Find Your Passion But Embrace the Numbers
Cash-Flow Management

Find Your Passion But Embrace the Numbers

Entrepreneurs launch businesses for lofty reasons but stay in business by grappling with the nitty-gritty.
Leslie Barber
Are Business Ethics at a Low Ebb?
Ethics

Are Business Ethics at a Low Ebb?

The fate of startups may eventually be tied to their ability to respect customers, partners, staff and society. Is it time to adopt CEO Dov Seidman's idea?
Andrew Keen
If You Want Great Results, You Need to Be Committed
Success Strategies

If You Want Great Results, You Need to Be Committed

Having an interest is good, but it won't get you very far. The same goes for the people who work for you.
Joe Judson
You Can Sidestep the Midlife Crisis By Taking the Midlife Leap Instead
Entrepreneurs

You Can Sidestep the Midlife Crisis By Taking the Midlife Leap Instead

No sports car can take you back to your youth but you can leverage your unique past for a better future.
Christopher Hawker
Jump Start Your Business With This 5-Step Tool
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