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Buying a Rival: Zillow CEO Talks Trulia Deal, Integration and Layoffs
Acquisitions

Buying a Rival: Zillow CEO Talks Trulia Deal, Integration and Layoffs

Zillow has completed its $2.5 billion acquisition of online real estate rival Trulia.
What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Playing Pinball
Lessons

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Playing Pinball

Video games? Pfffft. Playing old-fashioned pinball can make you a better business owner.
Carol Roth
6 Personality Flaws That Could Lead to Entrepreneurial Success
Entrepreneur Mindset

6 Personality Flaws That Could Lead to Entrepreneurial Success

You don't fit in with others. You are single-mindedly obsessed with your own pursuit of progress. Here's why you might be perfect for starting and running a business.
Te-Erika Patterson
Starbucks Launches Fresh Coffee Subscription Service
Starbucks

Starbucks Launches Fresh Coffee Subscription Service

Never run out of coffee again, with Starbucks' new high-quality subscription plan.
Kate Taylor
The Secret to Becoming 10 Times More Productive? Block Out Time.
Productivity

The Secret to Becoming 10 Times More Productive? Block Out Time.

Here's how entrepreneurs can work on one extremely important project and absolutely nothing else.
Tobi Hannah
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