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6 Secrets to Navigating Cross-Cultural Differences
Culture

6 Secrets to Navigating Cross-Cultural Differences

To successfully compete in today's global landscape, business leaders need to have an understanding of the cultural nuances of the different regions in which their business operates.
Vivek Gupta
Small Businesses

The New Year is Here: 3 Resolutions Small Businesses Need to Make in 2015

There are a few things small-business owners can do to make 2015 their best year yet.
Jennifer Friedman
Be Memorable By Creating Your Own Personal Connection Story
Communication Strategies

Be Memorable By Creating Your Own Personal Connection Story

Personal connection stories are a great way to make a good first impression and create a solid foundation for a new relationship.
John Corcoran
Don't Make These 5 Mistakes in the New Year
Mistakes

Don't Make These 5 Mistakes in the New Year

An entrepreneur admits to omissions in the past year while caught up in rainmaking and promises to not let some crucial items fall by the wayside.
Miles Jennings
Congress Should Help Small Businesses Deter Patent Trolls
Patent trolls

Congress Should Help Small Businesses Deter Patent Trolls

The patent trolls are the only stakeholders who benefit from vague and unclear threats to sue for patent infringement.
Scott Shane
5 Secrets to Managing Your Business While Traveling
Productivity

5 Secrets to Managing Your Business While Traveling

An experienced road warrior and author of the just-updated "How to Travel the World on $50 a Day" suggests that planning ahead is key.
Matthew Kepnes
Coach Scoops Up Shoemaker Stuart Weitzman for $574 Million
Acquisitions

Coach Scoops Up Shoemaker Stuart Weitzman for $574 Million

The move is designed to further diversify the handbag maker's sales.
John Kell
Are Bonuses the Best Reward? The Answer May Surprise You.
Management

Are Bonuses the Best Reward? The Answer May Surprise You.

One management expert weighs in on whether bonuses work and how you can establish an effective bonus system.
Dan S. Kennedy
Indiegogo Launches Commerce Option for Successful Crowdfunding Campaign Owners
Crowdfunding

Indiegogo Launches Commerce Option for Successful Crowdfunding Campaign Owners

The InDemand 'forever funding' program gives entrepreneurs a way to grow their business from their crowdfunding campaign website.
Catherine Clifford
Every CEO Can Learn Something About Leadership Watching These 11 Films
Movies

Every CEO Can Learn Something About Leadership Watching These 11 Films

This list of movies for winter watching offers plenty of lessons on the qualities that make good leaders and a happy life.
Murray Newlands
The Secret to Successful Goal-Setting (And Having Your Best Year Ever)
Productivity

The Secret to Successful Goal-Setting (And Having Your Best Year Ever)

If you haven't gotten pumped about 2015 yet, this is sure to get you going.
Lewis Howes
The 6 Worst Ways to Start the New Year and What to Do Instead
New Year's resolutions

The 6 Worst Ways to Start the New Year and What to Do Instead

Each of us makes our own resolutions but entrepreneurs share a list of what not to do if they are working for a more successful year.
John Rampton
3 Tips for Designing an Invoice That Gets You Paid Promptly
Invoicing

3 Tips for Designing an Invoice That Gets You Paid Promptly

Your invoice is a chance to inform and remind the customer of what you agreed to and that you delivered.
Ohad Samet
You and Your Intuition Should Make Friends With Big Data
Big Data

You and Your Intuition Should Make Friends With Big Data

With both working in tandem, your business could leapfrog ahead of the competition. Try developing the right infrastructure to integrate these information-rich resources into regular decision making.
Asha Saxena