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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
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
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
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
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
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
Meeting the Right People Is Worth It, Even If You Have to Pay for Access
Networking

Meeting the Right People Is Worth It, Even If You Have to Pay for Access

Networking isn't a matter of luck and it isn't just a matter of income. Use these five tips to improve your chances of making a great connection.
Stephen Key
Apple Unveils New Perks to Attract Talent
Benefits

Apple Unveils New Perks to Attract Talent

The iPhone maker rolls out expanded benefits to retain and attract top-notch employees.
Michal Lev-Ram
Shyp Co-Founder: 5 Lessons on Expanding to a New City
Expansion Opportunities

Shyp Co-Founder: 5 Lessons on Expanding to a New City

Going bicoastal after just six months of business is a big decision. Here are a few important things to keep in mind if making a similar move with your own company.
Gabrielle Karol
The Importance of New Blood to a Startup
Innovation

The Importance of New Blood to a Startup

Fresh staff can infuse an innovative spirit at your company -- even stir the pot. Here's how a hire can serve as a great motivational force.
Boland Jones
Spoiler Alert -- This Season's Hottest TV Shows Hold Valuable Lessons for Entrepreneurs
Creativity

Spoiler Alert -- This Season's Hottest TV Shows Hold Valuable Lessons for Entrepreneurs

These trends from the small screen might provide insights about how to be a better performer in the business world.
Star Cunningham