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A Different Way of Thinking About Productivity
Productivity

A Different Way of Thinking About Productivity

Consider time assets vs. time debts.
James Clear
How to Make Someone Want to Do Business With You
Finding Customers

How to Make Someone Want to Do Business With You

Here's how to attract customers, so your sales process becomes as simple as saying 'yes' when they beg to hire you.
Dorie Clark
Holiday Hiring By the Numbers (Infographic)
Business Circle

Holiday Hiring By the Numbers (Infographic)

Check out these mind-blowing stats on seasonal employment and holiday spending.
Carly Okyle
To Be a Successful Service Company, Shift Your Focus to Tech
Service Business

To Be a Successful Service Company, Shift Your Focus to Tech

This pivot from service to tech is a strategy more firms are adopting. And those that do will experience a competitive edge.
Jason Kulpa
Why Are Companies Still Avoiding Telecommuting?
Telecommuting

Why Are Companies Still Avoiding Telecommuting?

A growing body of evidence reveals big benefits to a formalized policy to accommodate, or even encourage, employees working from home.
Sara Sutton Fell
How a Vanity License Plate Can Boost Your Business, Not Just Your Ego
Marketing

How a Vanity License Plate Can Boost Your Business, Not Just Your Ego

Have you considered embedding a marketing message for your company on your prized auto?
Joan Stewart
If You Want Happy Customers, Do These 5 Things (Infographic)
Customers

If You Want Happy Customers, Do These 5 Things (Infographic)

It's not that hard to make holiday shoppers happy -- and the payoff can be huge.
Laura Entis
Why 2014 Has Been a Good Year -- and Next Year May Be Even Better
Thanksgiving

Why 2014 Has Been a Good Year -- and Next Year May Be Even Better

Economic and technology improvements have given professional services companies much to appreciate.
Geoff Mcqueen
5 Ways to Prompt Your Employees to Sleep More
Sleep

5 Ways to Prompt Your Employees to Sleep More

Is your company an assemblage of the drowsy. Encourage members of your team to catch up on rest in these ways.
Heather R. Huhman
An Entrepreneur's Guide to Shopping and Shipping This Holiday Season (Infographic)
Holidays

An Entrepreneur's Guide to Shopping and Shipping This Holiday Season (Infographic)

Be prepared for the annual race to send packages to all corners by doing the proper advance legwork.
Harry Whitehouse
Will Big Companies Follow Microsoft's Lead and Make It Harder for Startups to Win?
Startup Culture

Will Big Companies Follow Microsoft's Lead and Make It Harder for Startups to Win?

A large player starts to get wise to the ways of newcomers that are experimenting rapidly.
Peter S. Cohan
The Danger of Continuous Partial Attention
Networking

The Danger of Continuous Partial Attention

Your distractions are keeping you from being alert, attentive and focused and can hamper your post-event follow up not to mention your day to day activities.
Ivan Misner
Your Business, Only Leaner: Are You Over or Underspending? How to Tell.
How To

Your Business, Only Leaner: Are You Over or Underspending? How to Tell.

Before you take your next step, let some experts help you get a better understanding of what the data shows now.
Carly Okyle
How to Build a Two-Sided Platform
Growing a Business

How to Build a Two-Sided Platform

Any time you match sellers with buyers, you have to ensure both sides of the deal are growing proportionately.
Scott Shane