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Win Customer Loyalty With an Unexpected Experience
Customer Service

Win Customer Loyalty With an Unexpected Experience

Turn a value-added service into a truly unique offering to inspire repeat business, suggests the author of a new client-service book, 'Sprinkles.'
Chip R. Bell
5 Tips for Entrepreneurs to Keep Moving Forward
Success Strategies

5 Tips for Entrepreneurs to Keep Moving Forward

To be successful in business, stay in action, even if it means going sideways at times (as in soccer) to reach a goal.
Jesse Torres
6 Selling Points About Working for a Small Startup
Hiring

6 Selling Points About Working for a Small Startup

Your fledging company can compete for the best employees by marketing its newness to its advantage.
Josh Steimle
4 Meeting Mistakes That Are Wasting Your Time
Meetings

4 Meeting Mistakes That Are Wasting Your Time

Even a productive session can go awry. Here's how to keep unwanted scenarios to a minimum.
Marty Fukuda
6 Tips for Overcoming a 'No' When Seeking Funding
Raising Capital

6 Tips for Overcoming a 'No' When Seeking Funding

Encountering a rejection from an angel investor, friend or crowdfunder can be disheartening. But it just may be a signal to try new approaches.
Jayson DeMers
7 Ways to Take Your Sleep Back
Sleep

7 Ways to Take Your Sleep Back

Sleep on these smart tips and get more zzzzs.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Last-Minute Bookkeeping Tips Before You See the Tax Man
Taxes

Last-Minute Bookkeeping Tips Before You See the Tax Man

The good news is that there's a way to properly prepare for this, er, taxing process to avoid all this agony next year.
Keith Mueller
How to Reinvent Yourself
Reinvention

How to Reinvent Yourself

Here's how to make the leap from carrying around that grand but unfulfilling job title to becoming the new you.
Kelsey Ramsden
Focus on Doing This One Thing Every Single Day
Personal Improvement

Focus on Doing This One Thing Every Single Day

You'll minimize the things that stand in your way, preventing you from becoming phenomenal in the game of life.
Matt Mayberry
So You Want to Write a Business Book
Books

So You Want to Write a Business Book

If no one is going to read your book, hold off. Here are four key things to consider to determine whether the timing is right.
Stephen Key
How to Win Back Lost Customers
Sales

How to Win Back Lost Customers

A client may not be lost for good. Here are five steps that might help your firm make a comeback.
Dave Mattson
Take the Guesswork Out of Innovation With Metrics
Big Data

Take the Guesswork Out of Innovation With Metrics

While thinking intuitively might lead to some good ideas eventually, you must invest wisely. Track winning ideas by the numbers.
Asha Saxena
Inventor's Block? Get Unstuck From Your Creative Rut.
Inventors

Inventor's Block? Get Unstuck From Your Creative Rut.

The flow of innovative ideas sometimes comes to a standstill. Here are five ways to find your spark again.
Louis Foreman
The 4 S's of All Startups
Startups

The 4 S's of All Startups

Considering creating a new business? If you have fleshed out these four elements, you should be ready to launch.
Peter Gasca