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Due Diligence on Accelerators -- What Entrepreneurs Need to Know
Accelerators

Due Diligence on Accelerators -- What Entrepreneurs Need to Know

Before you commit to a program, understand what's expected of you and what you'll be offered in return.
Wiley Larsen
The Recruiter-Job Seeker Disconnect You Can't Afford to Ignore
Recruiting

The Recruiter-Job Seeker Disconnect You Can't Afford to Ignore

Close the difference between the way managers search for new hires and how candidates hunt for positions. Hint: Use social media and mobile platforms.
Kimberley Kasper
How These 3 Entrepreneurs Are Building Airbnb Empires to Quit Their Day Jobs
Entrepreneurs

How These 3 Entrepreneurs Are Building Airbnb Empires to Quit Their Day Jobs

The sharing economy increasingly looks like the quickest route to your own business for most people.
Yoav Vilner
5 Tips for More Easily Managing Your Human Capital
Human Resources

5 Tips for More Easily Managing Your Human Capital

Simplifying the challenge of managing a growing workforce is better for the company and appreciated by employees.
Matt Straz
5 Mistakes Successful Entrepreneurs Don't Make Twice
Learning From Mistakes

5 Mistakes Successful Entrepreneurs Don't Make Twice

Nobody gets everything right the first time around but some lessons should only need to be given once.
Kimanzi Constable
16 Startup Trends That Will Be Huge in 2015
Predictions

16 Startup Trends That Will Be Huge in 2015

A list of big, important predictions from the investors at venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz.
10 Blessings That Come Hidden in Rejection, Losing and Failure
Learning From Mistakes

10 Blessings That Come Hidden in Rejection, Losing and Failure

The tough times are tuition we pay for what we need to know to succeed.
Thai Nguyen
5 Core Lessons for Expanding Your Growing Company
Expansion

5 Core Lessons for Expanding Your Growing Company

While rapid growth is a great problem for an entrepreneur to have, your cramped quarters don't do much for your team dynamic or company culture.
Jason Kulpa
7 Ways Leaders Can Achieve Big Wins
Success Strategies

7 Ways Leaders Can Achieve Big Wins

While every company's challenges are unique, there are a few things all leaders can do to ensure they see bigger wins in the upcoming year.
Tom Gimbel
Hiring

How Getting the Timing Right Can Help You Hire the Best

Employers want to be available and prepared when the talent is ready.
George Kaszacs
5 Ways Appreciation Can Backfire
Company Culture

5 Ways Appreciation Can Backfire

When it comes to recognizing employees, do it right. Fairness and consistency matter.
Stacey Alcorn
How U.S. Entrepreneurs Can Expand or Partner in Asia
Global Business

How U.S. Entrepreneurs Can Expand or Partner in Asia

In the last four years, changes in Hong Kong's and Singapore's startup scenes have created opportunities -- and China's consumer market is evolving, too.
Peter S. Cohan
How Shyp Is Shaking Up the Process of Mailing Packages
Shipping

How Shyp Is Shaking Up the Process of Mailing Packages

The San Francisco-based startup picks up unpackaged items from customers, boxes them and ships them through major carriers and the USPS.
Matt Villano
The Postal Service Emerges as Shipping Powerhouse for Small Businesses
Shipping

The Postal Service Emerges as Shipping Powerhouse for Small Businesses

An old competitor to UPS and FedEx has stepped up to deliver America's packages, leveraging technology and adjusting pricing.
Harry Whitehouse