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Ban Dull Meetings at Your Workplace
Meetings

Ban Dull Meetings at Your Workplace

Instead check out these six ideas for create a super fun gathering employees will love.
Heather R. Huhman
Bad Winter? Cheer Up. A Tough Climate Could Make for Great Business.
Productivity

Bad Winter? Cheer Up. A Tough Climate Could Make for Great Business.

Harsh weather can be a drag, but it can also help you shape your company's brand. Bundle up and see the benefits rather than just barriers.
Janelle Blasdel
Applying Entrepreneurial Thinking to Get a Job
Education

Applying Entrepreneurial Thinking to Get a Job

There's a lack of entrepreneurial spirit in education. But, for those who have it, there's a clear advantage in the workplace.
Nicholas Mohnacky
'Alex From Target' Quits Cashier Gig to Pursue Movies, Music and National Tour
Growth Strategies

'Alex From Target' Quits Cashier Gig to Pursue Movies, Music and National Tour

In a new YouTube video, the 17-year-old announced he would be going on tour, vending merchandise and pursuing a career in entertainment.
Geoff Weiss
Want More Sleep (And Better Productivity)? Work From Home.
Productivity

Want More Sleep (And Better Productivity)? Work From Home.

A study suggests people with more flexible work schedules can sleep better and be more productive and healthier.
Lisa Evans
Finding Employees Eager to Both Work and Grow
Hiring Employees

Finding Employees Eager to Both Work and Grow

How to ensure you are hiring employees with the ability to make you happy.
Issamar Ginzberg
4 Reasons Why Nobody Can Write Your Business Plan Better Than You
Business Plans

4 Reasons Why Nobody Can Write Your Business Plan Better Than You

Consultants and editors can polish your plan but only you can infuse it with the passion that drives your dream.
John Boitnott
The Hidden Power of Mastering the Fundamentals
Personal Improvement

The Hidden Power of Mastering the Fundamentals

Take it from football great Vince Lombardi.
James Clear
10 Subscription Companies to Start Now
Subscription Businesses

10 Subscription Companies to Start Now

BirchBox changed women's sampling of cosmetics. Dollar Shave Club automated razor-blade delivery. Find out about other categories ripe for this business model.
John Warrillow
Emotional Intelligence Can Be Your Project's Most Critical Success Factor
Emotional Intelligence

Emotional Intelligence Can Be Your Project's Most Critical Success Factor

A team with healthy, robust interactions that knows how to have fun, continuously learn and give quality feedback is set up to achieve.
Carrie Camino and Paul Warkins
Quit Trying to Make Everyone on Your Team an Entrepreneur
Managing Employees

Quit Trying to Make Everyone on Your Team an Entrepreneur

Founders often make these three mistakes when striving to enlist employees in growing their businesses. Here's how to avoid them.
Paul White
How the Cost of an Office Needlessly Hurts Your Business
Office Tech

How the Cost of an Office Needlessly Hurts Your Business

Technology has already made the cost of a centralized workplace needless in many instances. Eventually, office overhead will be a competitive disadvantage.
Richard Lieberman
3 Lessons to Learn From BlogHer's Trio of Pioneers
Lessons

3 Lessons to Learn From BlogHer's Trio of Pioneers

Elisa Camahort Page, Jory Des Jardins and Lisa Stone created a community of women's bloggers and a business model. Their guiding principles can be instructive to many startup founders.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
3 Tips for Creating an Innovative Organization
Innovation

3 Tips for Creating an Innovative Organization

Avoid the fate of RadioShack. Don't become so caught up in the business of running the business that you stop heeding customers and trying new approaches.
Jesse Torres