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Dear Politician: If Small Business Is So Important, How Do You Explain These Facts?
Small Businesses

Dear Politician: If Small Business Is So Important, How Do You Explain These Facts?

The economy runs on private-sector job growth. Why is that so hard to understand?
Susan Solovic
10 Leaders Share the Habits That Help Them Be Freakishly Productive
Productivity

10 Leaders Share the Habits That Help Them Be Freakishly Productive

From time blocking to saying no more often, here are a few tips on how you can stay productive.
Michael Simmons
Lewis Howes: No More Excuses
Motivation

Lewis Howes: No More Excuses

What if you stopped worrying about how you will get there, and set the intention to figure it out no matter what?
Lewis Howes
Why You Should Pursue Your Dream Even If Nobody Encourages You
Finding Your Passion

Why You Should Pursue Your Dream Even If Nobody Encourages You

When everybody has an idea how you should live you life different from your idea, that's everybody else's problem.
Daniel DiPiazza
Accommodating an Employee's Religion Just Got Even More Complicated
Discrimination

Accommodating an Employee's Religion Just Got Even More Complicated

The Supreme Court's ruling in a discrimination suit brought by a Muslim woman creates a conundrum for employers trying to follow fair hiring practices.
Jonathan Segal
A Rising Tide Raises All Entrepreneurs
Competition

A Rising Tide Raises All Entrepreneurs

Stop focusing on competing. Instead your efforts should be directed toward creating the best product or service.
John Brubaker
7 Tips for Minding Your Manners During Conference Calls
Virtual meetings

7 Tips for Minding Your Manners During Conference Calls

Etiquette is no less important in virtual meetings than when you're face to face.
Peter Daisyme
The Hidden Tricks of Powerful Persuasion
Psychology

The Hidden Tricks of Powerful Persuasion

Are we always in control of our minds? It's surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples' heads without them realizing.
The 4 Secrets to a Successful Pivot
Pivots

The 4 Secrets to a Successful Pivot

A company that stays the course without looking for new opportunities risks failure.
Matt Mayberry
Even Virtual Offices Need Real Workplace Safety Policies
Workplace Safety

Even Virtual Offices Need Real Workplace Safety Policies

Wherever your team members are working, they need the same protections as they would have at their desk.
Peylina Chu
Should You Hire Management or Promote From Within?
Hiring

Should You Hire Management or Promote From Within?

As your business grows, you'll be faced with the "make or buy" decision.
Doug and Polly White
Traditional Brands With Startup Mentality Gain Cultural Traction
Growth Strategies

Traditional Brands With Startup Mentality Gain Cultural Traction

We expect to see the cultural shift towards entrepreneurship continue as startup brands scale while their bigger counterparts seek to bathe in some of their pioneering glory.
Leslie Pascaud
3 Reasons to Think Again Before Bashing Your Company on Glassdoor
Employee Complaints

3 Reasons to Think Again Before Bashing Your Company on Glassdoor

If you can't say anything nice about your employer, maybe you ought to look for another job.
John Boitnott
Don't Let Unfinished Business Ruin Your Work
Productivity

Don't Let Unfinished Business Ruin Your Work

It will sap your energy, resources and focus.
Jesse Sostrin