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'Disruption' Does Not Define Success. Here Are 5 Principles That Do.
Entrepreneurs

'Disruption' Does Not Define Success. Here Are 5 Principles That Do.

How to determine when the right time to innovate in your industry has arrived.
Jeff Margolis
Meerkat CEO on Twitter Blockage: It's Their House, and We Need to Respect That
Competition

Meerkat CEO on Twitter Blockage: It's Their House, and We Need to Respect That

Though such a move was inevitable, it came much sooner than the team had expected, says the CEO of the viral live-streaming app.
Geoff Weiss
What You Missed (So Far) at SXSW: Flying Cars, Bacon Bourbon Cocktails
SXSW

What You Missed (So Far) at SXSW: Flying Cars, Bacon Bourbon Cocktails

We round up the crazy, the intriguing and everything that made us smile.
Linda Lacina
How 3 Companies Maximized Funding in Their Region
Growth Matters

How 3 Companies Maximized Funding in Their Region

These three Ohio startups can help you think local to rethink funding.
Nina Zipkin
SXSW: What ClassPass Learned About Making Decisions Easier for Customers
SXSW 2015

SXSW: What ClassPass Learned About Making Decisions Easier for Customers

Before her SXSW panel on invisible payments today, we talked to co-founder and CEO Payal Kadakia about how simplifying customers' decisions changed her company.
Laura Entis
3 Key Questions Small Business Owners Must Answer, or Risk Failure
Running a business

3 Key Questions Small Business Owners Must Answer, or Risk Failure

The three crucial documents that will help you answer them
Dawn Fotopulos
20 Ways to Create an Impressive Office Reception Area (Infographic)
Infographics

20 Ways to Create an Impressive Office Reception Area (Infographic)

Beyond coffee, tea and candy. How to make a sweet first impression on potential clients, right when they set foot in your office.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How to Cheer on Your Competitors While Aiming to Win
Competition

How to Cheer on Your Competitors While Aiming to Win

While you'll never bear hug your competition, don't lose perspective of the important role they play in building your business.
Arun Agarwal
Is Your Advisor a Critic Posing as a Mentor?
Mentors

Is Your Advisor a Critic Posing as a Mentor?

If all of a person's advice focuses on your past mistakes, they can undermine your confidence.
Martin Zwilling
Here Are Your Toughest Business Competitors
Growth Strategy

Here Are Your Toughest Business Competitors

And they're not who you think they are...
Stephen Sheinbaum
Starting a Family Business? Here's a Slice of Advice.
Family Businesses

Starting a Family Business? Here's a Slice of Advice.

One of the owners of Canada-based Topper's Pizza shares best practices for keeping a family business thriving.
Daphne Mallory
Tim Cook Reveals the Sectors Apple Wants to Conquer Next
Expansion

Tim Cook Reveals the Sectors Apple Wants to Conquer Next

Looking to the future, Cook says that work within the health-care sector may be one of Apple's biggest opportunities of all.
Geoff Weiss
Maximizing Your Memory to Make Better Connections
Memory

Maximizing Your Memory to Make Better Connections

An outstanding memory is an underrated business trait. Cultivate that.
Eddy Ricci
Has Your Client Walked? Why You Shouldn't Say 'Goodbye.'
Growth Strategy

Has Your Client Walked? Why You Shouldn't Say 'Goodbye.'

Three tips on maintaining and strengthening business relationships
Shana Starr