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When Sustainability Starts With Yourself: The Key to Lasting Change in Your Personal Productivity
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The first step to a lasting change you want to make is to recognize what is not working in your life.
November 19, 2012 in Productivity
Get More Done and Sleep Better at Night

Get More Done and Sleep Better at Night

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When it's your business, turning off the day after you leave the office can be easier said than done. But knowing what's most important and recognizing your progress can help.
November 16, 2012 in Productivity
3 Tools That Can Take the Headaches Out of Hiring and HR

3 Tools That Can Take the Headaches Out of Hiring and HR

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Can't afford to hire an HR manager? These simple online tools can make that job easier.
November 1, 2012 in Apps & Software
3 Low-Cost Sales Lead Tools for Startups

3 Low-Cost Sales Lead Tools for Startups

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You don't have to spend big money to get the same valuable contacts as the big guys. Here are some options to consider.
October 23, 2012 in Apps & Software
October Surprise: A Reality Check for Your 2012 Goals

October Surprise: A Reality Check for Your 2012 Goals

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Are you on track to achieve your resolutions this year? Consider this advice for improving your odds for getting things done.
October 22, 2012 in Productivity
When Enough Is Enough: The Perfectionist's Secret to Higher Productivity

When Enough Is Enough: The Perfectionist's Secret to Higher Productivity

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Some tasks need to be let go, get delegated and be simply ignored. . . at least for now. When it comes to the things only you can do, focus and planning are key.
October 19, 2012 in Productivity
To Do More, First Slow Down

To Do More, First Slow Down

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When you're running your own business, there's a blizzard to details to attend. Taking a few minutes each day to assess what's working for you and what isn't can save time in the long run.
October 17, 2012 in Productivity
When 'Just Do It' Just Doesn't Do It: Maximizing Interruptions As They Happen

When 'Just Do It' Just Doesn't Do It: Maximizing Interruptions As They Happen

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To finish your daily to-do list, sometimes you just have to make the most out of all the distractions as they come up.
October 12, 2012 in Productivity
3 Simple Tools for Building a Website Fast

3 Simple Tools for Building a Website Fast

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Consider these free and low-cost tools that can have your website up and running quickly.
October 12, 2012 in Building a Website
New Tool Gauges Pinterest Mentions

New Tool Gauges Pinterest Mentions

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Social media marketing dashboard MarketMeSuite can show you how many pinners are promoting your company on the popular social sharing site.
October 10, 2012 in Social Media
Barbara Corcoran's Secrets to Success

Barbara Corcoran's Secrets to Success

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At the 2012 World Business Forum, Shark Tank investor Barbara Corcoran shared the lessons that helped her business grow.
October 4, 2012 in Startup Basics
3 Secrets of Happy Employees

3 Secrets of Happy Employees

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Master these elements to cultivate a happier workplace and greater productivity.
October 4, 2012 in Managing Employees
6 Tips for Staying Supercharged

6 Tips for Staying Supercharged

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When running your business, sustained energy and razor sharp focus come from within, not from a caffeinated beverage or other external stimulants. Here's how to get it.
October 3, 2012 in Productivity
3 Easy Tricks to Improve Your Memory

3 Easy Tricks to Improve Your Memory

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By practicing these techniques to make your memory more effective, you can become a more creative, innovative business leader.
October 3, 2012 in New Ideas
5 Simple Ways to Be Healthier and More Productive Without Leaving Your Desk

5 Simple Ways to Be Healthier and More Productive Without Leaving Your Desk

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In a perfect world you'd hit the gym every morning and take hour-long walks at lunch to clear your head. Here's how to boost your productivity and stay healthy in the real world.
October 2, 2012 in Productivity
Selecting the Best Shared Workspace for Your Tech Needs

Selecting the Best Shared Workspace for Your Tech Needs

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Shared workspaces are a great option for small companies, Watercooler's Jenifer Ross shares how to make sure the office has everything you need.
September 12, 2012 in Office Tech
Yelp Co-Founder Jeremy Stoppelman on Innovating and Staying Relevant

Yelp Co-Founder Jeremy Stoppelman on Innovating and Staying Relevant

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The tech entrepreneur talks about starting an internet powerhouse and grabbing the mobile opportunity.
September 10, 2012 in Mobile
3 Teambuilding Exercises Tailored to Unique Business Challenges

3 Teambuilding Exercises Tailored to Unique Business Challenges

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How three entrepreneurs designed effective--and fun--ways to strengthen their teams.
August 27, 2012 in Managing Employees
6 Lessons in How to Build a Successful App

6 Lessons in How to Build a Successful App

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Development firm inMarket shares the secrets to building a successful app.
August 23, 2012 in Apps & Software
7 Deadly Sins of Business Meetings

7 Deadly Sins of Business Meetings

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Meetings can yield better results if company leaders provide focus -- and a little creativity.
August 14, 2012 in Growing Your Business
One Ecommerce Tool Makes Doing Business Internationally Easier

One Ecommerce Tool Makes Doing Business Internationally Easier

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How Gilt Groupe uses FiftyOne to help manage overseas currencies, taxes and more.
August 13, 2012 in Selling Online
Encouraging Employees to Put Their Personal Stamp on the Workplace

Encouraging Employees to Put Their Personal Stamp on the Workplace

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By letting employees do the decorating, small businesses can boost morale and save some money to boot.
August 1, 2012 in Grow Your Business
Foursquare's Dennis Crowley on Building a Massive Community

Foursquare's Dennis Crowley on Building a Massive Community

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The mobile and social technology trendsetter talks about blazing a path to the top.
July 20, 2012 in Apps & Software
How to Prevent a Website Crash After a Traffic Spike

How to Prevent a Website Crash After a Traffic Spike

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A look at how content-delivery networks can help small-business owners.
July 4, 2012 in Your Website
How a B2B Website Made an Emotional Connection With Customers -- And Saw Conversions Soar

How a B2B Website Made an Emotional Connection With Customers -- And Saw Conversions Soar

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A small-business consultant finds success online by embracing her website's limits and tweaking her message.
May 18, 2012 in Site Design