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4 Tips to Better Manage Your Email Inbox
Email

4 Tips to Better Manage Your Email Inbox

Mastering effective digital correspondence is a winnowing game. Here's how to be a winner.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Use Lifestyle Content to Revamp Your Company's Marketing Strategy
Marketing Strategies

Use Lifestyle Content to Revamp Your Company's Marketing Strategy

Treat customers like friends by developing relationships built on shared values and interests.
Jack Holt
5 Things Business Owners Should Keep in Mind With Succession Planning
Selling a Business

5 Things Business Owners Should Keep in Mind With Succession Planning

Being properly prepared puts the company leader in the best vantage point even if a sale is not immediately on the horizon.
Michelle Brennan Hall
Big Data Is No Longer Confined to the Big Business Playbook
Big Data

Big Data Is No Longer Confined to the Big Business Playbook

Before now, taking advantage of these analytical tools was often considered something only large organizations or people with certain skills would pursue.
John Mason
5 Plugins to Make You More Productive This Year
Productivity

5 Plugins to Make You More Productive This Year

To drive more results, use the time you have more effectively with the help of these tools.
Dharmesh Shah
Taking Care of Business When an Illness Strikes
Illness

Taking Care of Business When an Illness Strikes

An entrepreneur shares the first five things she did to support her business and herself while surviving cancer
Kelsey Ramsden
4 Key Principles to Keep on Track and Sustain Focus
Focus

4 Key Principles to Keep on Track and Sustain Focus

Coming up with the idea is the easy part. An entrepreneur needs to carry through on delivering the product or service.
Meiko Patton
Cut Through the Complexity of Selling Your Company
Selling a Business

Cut Through the Complexity of Selling Your Company

Ensure that personal-wealth planning does not take a backseat to the business transaction.
Michael J. Montgomery and James R. Cody
Why Visiting Global Prospects the Old-Fashioned Way Is a Golden Strategy
Business Travel

Why Visiting Global Prospects the Old-Fashioned Way Is a Golden Strategy

Here are four ways the advantages of in-person meetings overseas outweigh the drawbacks.
Tim Maliyil
Ask the Right Questions About Your Data to Build Business Value
Big Data

Ask the Right Questions About Your Data to Build Business Value

Arriving at the appropriate line of inquiry could be the catalyst that pushes your leadership, teams and company toward success.
Asha Saxena
Move Away From Shame-Based Management to Inspire Productivity
Leadership

Move Away From Shame-Based Management to Inspire Productivity

Leading a team is extremely challenging but making employees feel inferior or afraid doesn't foster lasting success.
Sherrie Campbell
Boost Employees' Engagement by Truly Inviting Their Feedback
Employee Feedback

Boost Employees' Engagement by Truly Inviting Their Feedback

Managers are bypassing an important resource if they don't solicit staff opinion. Check out six ways to do so.
Raphael Crawford-Marks
The 3 Biggest Sins of Customer Engagement
Customer Engagement

The 3 Biggest Sins of Customer Engagement

Blind check-ins and failing to build relationships before complaints arise are behaviors of the past. Use data to understand clients, proactively preparing for interactions.
Guy Nirpaz
3 Destructive Distractions That Every Entrepreneur Should Avoid
Execution

3 Destructive Distractions That Every Entrepreneur Should Avoid

Scope creep, fragmented mindshare and disorganization are often the difference between flawless execution and spectacular flameouts.
Kumar Srivastava