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3 Promising Trends for Smaller Businesses in 2015
Small BizTips

3 Promising Trends for Smaller Businesses in 2015

There are ever fewer barriers to small and medium sized businesses using technology and data as effectively as the largest companies.
Himanshu Sareen
Adopt 4 Tactics to Turn 2015 Into a Launchpad for Productivity
Efficiency

Adopt 4 Tactics to Turn 2015 Into a Launchpad for Productivity

Elite performers -- whether fighter pilots, actors or athletes -- spend time visualizing processes, ticking off items on checklists and predicting obstacles, all in their mind.
Geoff Mcqueen
3 Reasons Why You Should Network Less
Networking

3 Reasons Why You Should Network Less

Building a network is crucial to success but if you are not connecting with the right people, it's doing you no good.
Sarah Vermunt
8 Resolutions for Improving Your Business and Your Life
Goals

8 Resolutions for Improving Your Business and Your Life

Being more organized and thrifty helps at work and everywhere else.
John Pilmer
Improve Your Office's Productivity by Boosting Employees' Sleep Quality
Sleep

Improve Your Office's Productivity by Boosting Employees' Sleep Quality

New research, technological aids and workplace programs are all designed to suss out better shut-eye for America's workers.
Heather R. Huhman
Top 4 Crowdfunding Developments and Predictions for Asia in 2015
Asia

Top 4 Crowdfunding Developments and Predictions for Asia in 2015

The new year has arrived and for those looking to get into Asia's crowdfunding market, here are our predictions.
David Drake
China

8 Tips for Doing Business Online in China

A tantalizingly vast market lays behind an Internet firewall foreign businesses can't hope to climb without local help.
Kyle York
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
Business Travel

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