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Why LinkedIn Thinks It Pays to Bring Your Parents to Work
Family

Why LinkedIn Thinks It Pays to Bring Your Parents to Work

The second annual Bring In Your Parents Day is this week. There are advantages to commuting in with Mom and Dad.
Lisa Evans
Customer Experience Should Not Be the Job of Just One Person
Business Circle

Customer Experience Should Not Be the Job of Just One Person

Structure your organization so that responsibility for overseeing consumer interactions is shared across the whole company.
Mark Lancaster
5 Reasons to Refrain From Hiring Virtual Employees
Business Circle

5 Reasons to Refrain From Hiring Virtual Employees

Despite the growing popularity of telecommuting, having an all-remote work environment might absolutely kill a business.
Miles Jennings
Built for Business: Midtown Manhattan in the 1920s
New York City

Built for Business: Midtown Manhattan in the 1920s

A swirl of development, spurred on by Grand Central Terminal's construction, shaped New York City's central business district as a major epicenter of American capitalism.
Donald Miller
Anytime Is a Great Time to Launch a Business -- If You Do This
Launching a Business

Anytime Is a Great Time to Launch a Business -- If You Do This

Consider these five steps so your company triumphs once out of the gates.
Jesse Torres
Keep Your Productivity Up on Business Trips With These 4 Pro Tips
Business Travel

Keep Your Productivity Up on Business Trips With These 4 Pro Tips

You can quickly miss the convenience of your office when you're thousands of miles away.
Deborah Mitchell
Setting Up the Perfect Compensation Plan for Your Sales Team
sales compensation

Setting Up the Perfect Compensation Plan for Your Sales Team

Structure your compensation to align with your company's goals and ensure your sales management team understands the goals they must attain.
Ken Thoreson
Why U.S. Innovation Needs China to Achieve the Next Technology Mega-Trend
Internet of Things

Why U.S. Innovation Needs China to Achieve the Next Technology Mega-Trend

Building the Internet of Things will require a much deeper collaboration of the US tech industry and Chinese manufacturers than simply outsourcing.
Masanari Arai
3 Big Patent Moves That Won't Generate Real Value
Patents

3 Big Patent Moves That Won't Generate Real Value

These missteps will waste your company's time, money and resources.
Elliot Cook and Darren Jiron
In Branding, Play the Long Game
Business Circle

In Branding, Play the Long Game

Creating a brand is one thing, but the real trick is sustaining it.
Carly Okyle
Take a Cue From a Successful NBA Coach. Say, 'We Have Enough to Win.'
Success Strategies

Take a Cue From a Successful NBA Coach. Say, 'We Have Enough to Win.'

Instead of throwing in the towel, consider all the positives and the requirements for prevailing over the long haul.
Marty Fukuda
 7 Payroll Items to Check Off Your List Before the Year Ends
Business Circle

7 Payroll Items to Check Off Your List Before the Year Ends

From preparing for performance reviews to organizing receipts for taxes, an early start now will avoid headaches later.
Matt Straz
How We Use Twitter to Build Products People Love
Customer Relationship

How We Use Twitter to Build Products People Love

This simple change can help you feel closer to your customers and create better solutions to their problems.
At Eataly, Local Suppliers Are the Key Ingredient
Buy local

At Eataly, Local Suppliers Are the Key Ingredient

The New York City-based Italian megastore has developed strong relationships with local small businesses.
Jason Ankeny