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Facts and Fallacies in the Engagement and Retention of High-Potential Leaders
Motivation and Retention

Facts and Fallacies in the Engagement and Retention of High-Potential Leaders

Next time you want to engage an important employee, use this on-the-job approach.
Stephen Hrop
Suits and Ties Be Damned: Bringing Startup Culture to Big Business
Startups

Suits and Ties Be Damned: Bringing Startup Culture to Big Business

3 aspects of life at a startup that every business -- large or small -- should consider adopting.
Boland Jones
10 Steps to a Dynamic Corporate Responsibility Annual Report
Corporate Social Responsibility

10 Steps to a Dynamic Corporate Responsibility Annual Report

A good corporate social responsibility program gives you bragging rights you shouldn't overlook.
Patrick Proctor
Reduce Turnover in Customer Service With These 3 Tips
Customer Service

Reduce Turnover in Customer Service With These 3 Tips

Here's how to keep your best consumer-facing employees.
Max Yoder
Watch Out! Here Comes Big Data 2.0
Big Data

Watch Out! Here Comes Big Data 2.0

Small-business owners now have access to the highest levels of data technology.
Mike Templeman
5 Legal Tips for Small Businesses and Startups
Legal Issues

5 Legal Tips for Small Businesses and Startups

Don't let legal requirements slow you down.
Eyal Lifshitz
20 Lists Every Entrepreneur Should Create
Startup Basics

20 Lists Every Entrepreneur Should Create

There is absolutely no way a leader can succeed without obsessively maintaining lists of resources and projects.
Andrew Cohen
Use Referral Bonuses to Find Top Entry-Level Talent
Recruiting

Use Referral Bonuses to Find Top Entry-Level Talent

Bonuses greatly expand recruiting reach by encouraging current employees to recommend candidates who will fit well into the company's culture.
From Rides to Eats, Uber Launches New Food-Delivery Service
Uber

From Rides to Eats, Uber Launches New Food-Delivery Service

The ride-hailing tech company that has been growing at astronomical rates around the world is promising 10-minute food delivery in New York City and Chicago.
Catherine Clifford
Should I Franchise? Advice From a Shark Tank Star.
Growth Strategies

Should I Franchise? Advice From a Shark Tank Star.

Entrepreneur and investor Barbara Corcoran offers advice to the founder of an electronics repair company who wants to ramp up growth.
Lauren Covello
How to Network When You're an Introvert
Networking

How to Network When You're an Introvert

Get out there and make lasting connections with people, whether you want to or not.
Cynthia Johnson
This Simple Psychological Trick Can Make You Feel More Productive
Productivity

This Simple Psychological Trick Can Make You Feel More Productive

Multi-tasking isn't the key to feeling more accomplished at the end of the day.
5 Secrets on Getting the Most Out of Partnerships
Business Partnership

5 Secrets on Getting the Most Out of Partnerships

Forming strategic partnerships not only creates a powerful reciprocal network, but also propels you toward your goals, exposes you to new insights and optimizes the time and energy you invest in relationships.
Kelli Richards
Your Brand Is Your Promise. Don't Make it Lightly.
Personal Branding

Your Brand Is Your Promise. Don't Make it Lightly.

Your personal brand sets expectations for behavior and performance. Failing to deliver on those expectations can destroy your reputation.
Steve Tobak