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8 Steps for Dealing With Angry Customer Complaints
Customer Service

8 Steps for Dealing With Angry Customer Complaints

How an early morning exercise session lead to a new understanding of managing aggressive feedback.
Peter Gasca
The 3 Secrets to Building An All-Star Startup Team
Hiring Employees

The 3 Secrets to Building An All-Star Startup Team

Building the right startup team is among a startup CEO's most critical tasks. Here is how to set yourself up for success rather than failure.
Paul Mandell
7 Traits of Truly Sensational Startup Employees
Hiring Tips

7 Traits of Truly Sensational Startup Employees

What matters in a small, growth-oriented startup is often very different from what matters in a huge, stability-oriented corporation.
Dharmesh Shah
Should You Join an Entrepreneur Club? Your Weekly Tips Roundup
Weekly Tips Roundup

Should You Join an Entrepreneur Club? Your Weekly Tips Roundup

A roundup of hot tips and strategies, tailored for small-business owners.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Entrepreneurs Land in the Unions' Cross Hairs
Labor laws

Entrepreneurs Land in the Unions' Cross Hairs

New labor law regulations shorten the time period for holding an election after a petition is filed. Employers may want to take proactive steps.
Jonathan Segal
How to Create a Formalized Flexible Work Program for Your Company
flextime

How to Create a Formalized Flexible Work Program for Your Company

Employers that don't embrace flexibility in hours and working from home will lose good workers to companies that do.
Sara Sutton Fell
4 Ways to Embrace Diversity for Workplace Success
Workplace Diversity

4 Ways to Embrace Diversity for Workplace Success

Organizations and individuals who welcome and make use of the ever-more diverse workforce will realize significant competitive advantage.
Anka Wittenberg
Create Side-Hustle Income by Teaching What You Already Know
Education

Create Side-Hustle Income by Teaching What You Already Know

Do you aspire to earn more than your current salary? It can be easier than you think. Share your wisdom in a course.
Meiko Patton
3 Tips to Hit the Ground Running at Your New Job
Career Change

3 Tips to Hit the Ground Running at Your New Job

Starting a new gig can be stressful. These tips can help ease the transition.
Who Needs Goals When You Can Develop New, Good Habits
Habits

Who Needs Goals When You Can Develop New, Good Habits

Putting forth an all-out effort towards achieving one large goal can be overwhelming. Do this instead.
Jeff Boss
3 Reasons Why Relying on 'Just Do It' Keeps You From Getting It Done
Entrepreneur Mindset

3 Reasons Why Relying on 'Just Do It' Keeps You From Getting It Done

The famous slogan only works after we've gotten clear why we need to make change and recognize how we will.
Dixie Gillaspie
Overcoming Startup Obstacles, Hong Kong Style
Hong Kong

Overcoming Startup Obstacles, Hong Kong Style

Babson College's Peter Cohan offers lessons to learn from WeLab, offering below-market personal loans to consumers.
Peter S. Cohan
6 Rules for Effective Peer-to-Peer Communication
Engaged Employees

6 Rules for Effective Peer-to-Peer Communication

Want more employee engagement, higher morale and job satisfaction? Aim to set up your workplace to foster better relationships between employees.
Raphael Crawford-Marks
Weave Health and Wellness Into Your Company's Culture
Workplace Wellness

Weave Health and Wellness Into Your Company's Culture

Learn about one executive's initiatives, including measures to discourage smoking and encourage healthier eating.
Brian Fielkow