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With a Little Focus You Can Turn Workplace Distractions to Your Advantage
Productivity

With a Little Focus You Can Turn Workplace Distractions to Your Advantage

People and technology will always tug at your attention. Dealing with it constructively is far more productive than wishing nothing competed for your focus.
Matt Straz
The 5 Most Powerful Economic Empires of All Time
Economic Conditions

The 5 Most Powerful Economic Empires of All Time

Over the course of human history, certain civilizations developed huge advantages against their rivals. In chronological order, here are the five most dominant economic empires the world has seen so far.
Chris Matthews
The 11 Rules of Highly Profitable Companies
Profits

The 11 Rules of Highly Profitable Companies

How do you generate the most profit with the least effort? How do you maximize margins without sacrificing quality? Here, we explain.
Tim Ferriss
How to Determine What You Should Charge Customers
Billing

How to Determine What You Should Charge Customers

Ask these five questions to get a better sense of how much you should be charging.
Dorie Clark
Listen and Learn From These 9 Emerging Entrepreneurial Podcasters
Podcasts

Listen and Learn From These 9 Emerging Entrepreneurial Podcasters

These podcasts use the radio format to deliver ideas and inspiration tailored to the needs, and schedules, of entrepreneurs.
Kimanzi Constable
How Watching the Movie 'Frozen' 1,000 Times Helped Me Build My Business
Inspiration

How Watching the Movie 'Frozen' 1,000 Times Helped Me Build My Business

Inspiration to take a new tack comes from a fanciful source.
Robert Tuchman
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How to Make Hiring Less of a Headache
Hiring Tips

How to Make Hiring Less of a Headache

Teamwork makes the dream work. When the right talent is working together, magic can happen -- but only if you know how to spot greatness and hire it.
Gregory Ciotti
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Are You Really Listening to Your Customers?
Customer Service

Are You Really Listening to Your Customers?

Core client service issues often fall through the cracks. Talking to those who purchase your products is a vital entrepreneurial opportunity.
Thomas White
How to Choose Between a Specialist and a Jack-of-All Trades
Consulting

How to Choose Between a Specialist and a Jack-of-All Trades

Deciding on the right type of consultant need not be a baffling choice. You just need to know the right variables to consider.
Rob Biederman
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The Secret Weapon of Many Accomplished Leaders
Employees

The Secret Weapon of Many Accomplished Leaders

Executive assistants, the human force behind many entrepreneurs, step out to celebrate their role.
Victoria Rabin
Why You Shouldn't Be Afraid of the Cloud
Cloud computing

Why You Shouldn't Be Afraid of the Cloud

Startups can ensure that their data is stored safely and avoid the risk of cyber theft while saving on the cost of installing their own infrastructure.
Tim Maliyil
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9 Questions to Ask When Assessing a Market
Growth Strategies

9 Questions to Ask When Assessing a Market

If you're struggling with, looking to expand or considering entering into an industry, study your opportunity for growth with these queries.
Andrew Miller
Shake Things Up and Keep Business Stagnation at Bay
Inspiration

Shake Things Up and Keep Business Stagnation at Bay

Stave off a business slump. Steer clear of a rut by seeking new inspiration with these four approaches.
Kate Swoboda
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How Much -- and How Fast -- Should You Invest in Growth Opportunities?
Growth Strategies

How Much -- and How Fast -- Should You Invest in Growth Opportunities?

Just because your business is past the startup stage, doesn't mean you should be carelessly spending cash.
Robert Sher