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3 Ways to Meet the Endless Challenge of Coming Up With Great Content Ideas
Content

3 Ways to Meet the Endless Challenge of Coming Up With Great Content Ideas

To meet the incessant demand for content, read widely and don't be shy about asking your team for suggestions.
Pratik Dholakiya
Don't Let Employees Park Their Brains at the Door
Managing Employees

Don't Let Employees Park Their Brains at the Door

Managers should regularly solicit and welcome recommendations, suggestions and input about company processes.
Jim Alampi
Before You Crowdfund an Invention, Consider Patent Protection
Crowdfunding

Before You Crowdfund an Invention, Consider Patent Protection

It's great to get your idea out to millions of potential investors, but there are bad apples out there who may just want to rip you off.
Kendall Almerico
13 Critical Traits of Successful Inventors
Inventing

13 Critical Traits of Successful Inventors

To be successful in the business of your ideas, follow these observations from an industry veteran.
Stephen Key
Don't Let the Fear of Your Idea Being Stolen Hold You Back
Inventing

Don't Let the Fear of Your Idea Being Stolen Hold You Back

Instead, focus your efforts on protecting yourself with these seven strategies.
Stephen Key
Mark Zuckerberg Calls the 'A-Ha!' Moment a Myth
Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg Calls the 'A-Ha!' Moment a Myth

In his third-ever town hall-style Q&A, the Facebook founder discussed some misconceptions that surround entrepreneurship.
Geoff Weiss
5 Tests to Figure Out If Your Business Idea Has Legs
Ideas

5 Tests to Figure Out If Your Business Idea Has Legs

Consider these questions to help you determine if your concept will pan out into a successful enterprise.
Robert Tuchman
3 Steps for Franchisees Who Want to Be Heard by Corporate
Franchisees

3 Steps for Franchisees Who Want to Be Heard by Corporate

A franchisee for over 30 years explains what to do to make the company hear your idea.
Christopher Hann
Are You Serious About Becoming An Entrepreneur?
Entrepreneurship

Are You Serious About Becoming An Entrepreneur?

There are four types of people who talk about being entrepreneurs. Most never become one. Here's how to see if you're serious.
Greg Shugar
Get Your Innovation Mojo Back With These 8 Tips
Innovation

Get Your Innovation Mojo Back With These 8 Tips

Let's face it: most big companies are bad at innovating.
Bismarck Lepe
The 3 Gifts Entrepreneurs Provide the World
Entrepreneurs

The 3 Gifts Entrepreneurs Provide the World

Although people usually associate business with taking, the holidays serve to remind us the good of those who strike out on their own.
David Hagenbuch
Richard Branson on the 3 Questions You Need to Ask Yourself Before Launching a Startup
Starting Up

Richard Branson on the 3 Questions You Need to Ask Yourself Before Launching a Startup

Before diving into a new project, make sure it's worth your time and effort.
Richard Branson
Do You Need a Great New Idea? Stand On the Shoulders of Giants.
Business Ideas

Do You Need a Great New Idea? Stand On the Shoulders of Giants.

Go shopping -- not for products -- but for new concepts you could use to improve your business.
Jeff Shore
6 Ways to Stay Mentally Fit for Life
Personal Growth

6 Ways to Stay Mentally Fit for Life

Put yourself on a no-junk intellectual diet to spark creativity in your business.
Marty Fukuda