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Get More Done and Sleep Better at Night

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.

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

Can't afford to hire an HR manager? These simple online tools can make that job easier.

3 Low-Cost Sales Lead Tools for Startups

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 Surprise: A Reality Check for Your 2012 Goals

Are you on track to achieve your resolutions this year? Consider this advice for improving your odds for getting things done.

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

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.

To Do More, First Slow Down

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.

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

To finish your daily to-do list, sometimes you just have to make the most out of all the distractions as they come up.

3 Simple Tools for Building a Website Fast

Consider these free and low-cost tools that can have your website up and running quickly.

New Tool Gauges Pinterest Mentions

Social media marketing dashboard MarketMeSuite can show you how many pinners are promoting your company on the popular social sharing site.

Barbara Corcoran's Secrets to Success

At the 2012 World Business Forum, Shark Tank investor Barbara Corcoran shared the lessons that helped her business grow.

3 Secrets of Happy Employees

Master these elements to cultivate a happier workplace and greater productivity.

6 Tips for Staying Supercharged

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.

3 Easy Tricks to Improve Your Memory

By practicing these techniques to make your memory more effective, you can become a more creative, innovative business leader.

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

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.

Selecting the Best Shared Workspace for Your Tech Needs

Shared workspaces are a great option for small companies, Watercooler's Jenifer Ross shares how to make sure the office has everything you need.

Yelp Co-Founder Jeremy Stoppelman on Innovating and Staying Relevant

The tech entrepreneur talks about starting an internet powerhouse and grabbing the mobile opportunity.

3 Teambuilding Exercises Tailored to Unique Business Challenges

How three entrepreneurs designed effective--and fun--ways to strengthen their teams.

6 Lessons in How to Build a Successful App

Development firm inMarket shares the secrets to building a successful app.

7 Deadly Sins of Business Meetings

Meetings can yield better results if company leaders provide focus -- and a little creativity.

One Ecommerce Tool Makes Doing Business Internationally Easier

How Gilt Groupe uses FiftyOne to help manage overseas currencies, taxes and more.

Encouraging Employees to Put Their Personal Stamp on the Workplace

By letting employees do the decorating, small businesses can boost morale and save some money to boot.

Foursquare's Dennis Crowley on Building a Massive Community

The mobile and social technology trendsetter talks about blazing a path to the top.

How to Prevent a Website Crash After a Traffic Spike

A look at how content-delivery networks can help small-business owners.

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

A small-business consultant finds success online by embracing her website's limits and tweaking her message.

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