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Motivating the Negative Nancy on Your Team
Employee morale

Motivating the Negative Nancy on Your Team

Bad attitudes in the workplace can spread like wildfire. Here's how to stamp them out.
Zeynep Ilgaz
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The 6 Keys to Build a Recruiting Team Worthy of the Battle
Hiring

The 6 Keys to Build a Recruiting Team Worthy of the Battle

In the startup world, recruiting is a battlefield. Here is where startups have an advantage over brand-name competitors
How to Hire People Who Fit a Company's Culture
Company Cultures

How to Hire People Who Fit a Company's Culture

Hiring employees who understand and exemplify corporate values serves to reinforce the organization's mission and vision and create a tighter team.
Will Staney
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Analytics Offers a View Into How Customers Experience Your Product
Analytics

Analytics Offers a View Into How Customers Experience Your Product

Here's the roadmap a data company uses when advising their customers how to utilize their numbers.
Peter Reinhardt
The Secrets to Landing a Literary Agent
literary agent

The Secrets to Landing a Literary Agent

Entrepreneurs are full of lessons and advice, making them ideal candidates to write a book.
Dorie Clark
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Uber Says It Will Continue Service in Germany Despite Ban
Uber

Uber Says It Will Continue Service in Germany Despite Ban

The San Francisco-based ride-hailing app will face fees of $328,000 each time it operates in the fast-growing European market.
Catherine Clifford
This One Word Will Always Stifle Creativity
Business Ideas

This One Word Will Always Stifle Creativity

Great entrepreneurs understand that great ideas can often come from really bad ones.
Peter Gasca
Study: Office Plants Can Boost Productivity and Morale
Productivity

Study: Office Plants Can Boost Productivity and Morale

While minimally-appointed office spaces are typically thought to be the most productive, a new study suggests that ornamentation -- via greenery -- can enhance efficiency.
Geoff Weiss
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Lessons from a Food-Tech Startup: Big Data Isn't Just a Buzzword -- It Can Be Your Secret Weapon
Young Influentials

Lessons from a Food-Tech Startup: Big Data Isn't Just a Buzzword -- It Can Be Your Secret Weapon

Pop-up meal company Dinner Lab owes its blockbuster success to its savvy analysis of information from its consumers.
Catherine Clifford
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The Secret to Winning the Customer Service Battle in Ecommerce
Customer Service

The Secret to Winning the Customer Service Battle in Ecommerce

To be successful in today's online marketplace, web stores need to focus on delivering the full customer experience.
When Picking a Startup to Join, Think Like an Investor
Working at a Startup

When Picking a Startup to Join, Think Like an Investor

Examine the opportunities skeptically, but when you're convinced you've found a winner, get on board with any job you can.
George Deeb
The Secret to Outstanding Customer Service
Customer Service

The Secret to Outstanding Customer Service

Customer service comes down to answering two very simple questions.
Steve Tobak
Gen Z Employees: The 5 Attributes You Need to Know
Hiring Tips

Gen Z Employees: The 5 Attributes You Need to Know

Millennials? So yesterday. In the next year, companies will focus their attention on recruiting the next generation.
Dan Schawbel
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly on Partnering With Your Partner
Partnerships

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly on Partnering With Your Partner

Starting a business with your significant other can make a lot of sense, until it doesn't. Consider these pros and cons before jumping in.
Carol Roth