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Are You Prepared for More Sales?
Sales

Are You Prepared for More Sales?

An avalanche of new customers has buried many businesses. As you build your sales pipeline, build your systems to handle success.
Matthew Pollard
10 Essential Startup Expenses, and 10 You Should Avoid
Startup Basics

10 Essential Startup Expenses, and 10 You Should Avoid

When you spend money on the things that are truly important, you position your business well for long-term success.
Sujan Patel
Talk Like a VC Insider With This Gif Glossary
VC 100

Talk Like a VC Insider With This Gif Glossary

Dry powder doesn't mean what you think it does. Sound smarter with these 16 terms and phrases.
Linda Lacina
Your Mom Was Wrong. Sometimes It Does Hurt to Ask.
Asking for help

Your Mom Was Wrong. Sometimes It Does Hurt to Ask.

Asking a successful person you don't know for advice will often leave you without advice or the chance of building a relationship.
Kimanzi Constable
Looking for Your Dream Office Space? Don't Go It Alone.
Real estate

Looking for Your Dream Office Space? Don't Go It Alone.

A real estate executive makes a case for tapping into professional broker expertise.
Tucker Hughes
The 3 Biggest Obstacles to Entrepreneurial Success
Success Strategies

The 3 Biggest Obstacles to Entrepreneurial Success

You have the power to transform your future by giving up on these three biggest impediments to reaching your goals.
Paige Brown
Take Two Steps Back for One Terrific Step Forward
Management

Take Two Steps Back for One Terrific Step Forward

A CEO suggests streamlining the way your company operates through a sweeping periodic review.
Chelsea Berler
5-Star Customer Service Should Hurt a Little
Customer Service

5-Star Customer Service Should Hurt a Little

Wowing your customers is a powerful tool, but when it's done right, it also should hurt a little.
Norm Merritt
Collaborative Quotient Is the Secret to Creating Value at Your Company
Collaborating

Collaborative Quotient Is the Secret to Creating Value at Your Company

A company with a high collaborative quotient has the ability to consistently tap into the collective talent of its best and smartest people to develop business solutions.
Rajeev Mishra
Manage People as Adults Not as Children
Managing Employees

Manage People as Adults Not as Children

Realize more creativity and productivity from employees with these six techniques.
K. Palmer Hartl
6 Leaders Share the Secrets to SaaS Startup Success
Success Stories

6 Leaders Share the Secrets to SaaS Startup Success

From being the face of your startup to not just focusing on the freemium model, six leaders share what it takes to make it.
Aaron Orendorff
'Hey, F*ck You, Buddy. Now, Hire Me Please!'
Hiring Employees

'Hey, F*ck You, Buddy. Now, Hire Me Please!'

Imagine encountering an unnecessarily rude person on your way to work. Then imagine having that very person show up for a job interview that same day. Yeah, it's as awkward as it sounds.
Jason Fell
Why Overcoming Failure Is the First Step Toward Success
Failure

Why Overcoming Failure Is the First Step Toward Success

The silver lining to making business mistakes is that you get to do better the next time.
Firas Kittaneh
Mark Cuban Bashes YouTube Strategy: 'What Have They Done Right?'
YouTube

Mark Cuban Bashes YouTube Strategy: 'What Have They Done Right?'

The 'Shark Tank' star may still be stinging from his own failed online video venture.
Geoff Weiss