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What Workers Need in the On-Demand Economy
Taskrabbit

What Workers Need in the On-Demand Economy

TaskRabbit's CEO explains how services startups can do more for the growing number of freelance workers.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
How to Get a Job, Meet Influencers and Find a New BFF at Your Next Conference
Networking

How to Get a Job, Meet Influencers and Find a New BFF at Your Next Conference

Going to a business conference or industry event can either be the biggest waste of time or the best thing you've ever done for your business.
John Rampton
This Group Aims to Level the Playing Field for Men and Women Business Owners Around the World
Impact Investing

This Group Aims to Level the Playing Field for Men and Women Business Owners Around the World

Root Capital evaluates business on 8 metrics to ensure gender equality, and the results help businesses and communities at large.
Jenny Griffin
Forget Four-Leaf Clovers. Successful Entrepreneurs Make Their Own Luck.
Luck

Forget Four-Leaf Clovers. Successful Entrepreneurs Make Their Own Luck.

These three simple practices can make you prosperous and open to opportunity.
Adam Toren
Which Type of Interview Is Best for Your Company?
job interview

Which Type of Interview Is Best for Your Company?

Phone, in-person, even video interviews all have their unique advantages.
Heather R. Huhman
Why Most Agendas Actually Ruin Meetings
Business Meetings

Why Most Agendas Actually Ruin Meetings

In spite of your best intentions, control isn't always a good thing.
Joel Basgall
'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