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Adopt 4 Tactics to Turn 2015 Into a Launchpad for Productivity
Efficiency

Adopt 4 Tactics to Turn 2015 Into a Launchpad for Productivity

Elite performers -- whether fighter pilots, actors or athletes -- spend time visualizing processes, ticking off items on checklists and predicting obstacles, all in their mind.
Geoff Mcqueen
Improve Your Office's Productivity by Boosting Employees' Sleep Quality
Productivity

Improve Your Office's Productivity by Boosting Employees' Sleep Quality

New research, technological aids and workplace programs are all designed to suss out better shut-eye for America's workers.
Heather R. Huhman
How a 'Romantic' Workplace Culture Brings Out Employees' Best
Company Culture

How a 'Romantic' Workplace Culture Brings Out Employees' Best

The author of a new business title argues for creating companies that people love to work for and enticing them to stay and give their personal best.
5 Ways to Sustain a Long-Term Career Focus
Careers

5 Ways to Sustain a Long-Term Career Focus

Make the decision to run a marathon and then prepare, run, recover and repeat the process several times over. Use these guidelines to stay focused on the big picture.
Marty Fukuda
Don't Make These 5 Mistakes in the New Year
Mistakes

Don't Make These 5 Mistakes in the New Year

An entrepreneur admits to omissions in the past year while caught up in rainmaking and promises to not let some crucial items fall by the wayside.
Miles Jennings
Increase Engagement on Twitter With Solid Tactics Backed by Research
Social Media Marketing

Increase Engagement on Twitter With Solid Tactics Backed by Research

If your followers are spending time on your social patch, they're spending less time with your competition's.
Mel Carson
5 Secrets to Managing Your Business While Traveling
Productivity

5 Secrets to Managing Your Business While Traveling

An experienced road warrior and author of the just-updated "How to Travel the World on $50 a Day" suggests that planning ahead is key.
Matthew Kepnes
5 Ways to Distinguish Yourself With a Personal Brand
Personal Branding

5 Ways to Distinguish Yourself With a Personal Brand

Prompt other professionals to think of you first when they hear about a new business opportunity.
Jacqueline Whitmore
The Ultimate Guide to Writing a Business Plan
Business Plans

The Ultimate Guide to Writing a Business Plan

These instructions will help you craft the best business plan possible, one section at a time.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
People Invest in People -- an Overlooked Aspect of Private Investing
Investing

People Invest in People -- an Overlooked Aspect of Private Investing

Online capital raising still involves the core tenet of trust and a serious focus on what the entrepreneur is trying to build with a startup.
Joanna Schwartz
Enlist Advisors for Your Startup Wisely
Advisors

Enlist Advisors for Your Startup Wisely

Your fledgling outfit needs help. Still this is no excuse for treating experts in a slipshod fashion.
Karen Mishra
Tweeting With the Enemy -- 3 Tips for Interacting With Competitors on Social Media
Twitter

Tweeting With the Enemy -- 3 Tips for Interacting With Competitors on Social Media

Turning a blind eye to the actions of industry rivals is a great way to be caught off guard. You'll miss out on valuable insights that can help your company thrive.
Sheena Tahilramani
You and Your Intuition Should Make Friends With Big Data
Big Data

You and Your Intuition Should Make Friends With Big Data

With both working in tandem, your business could leapfrog ahead of the competition. Try developing the right infrastructure to integrate these information-rich resources into regular decision making.
Asha Saxena
5 Healthy Hacks for Busy Offices
Personal Health

5 Healthy Hacks for Busy Offices

Set up a work environment that brings out the best in your employees physically so that they and your business will thrive.
Kate Swoboda