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This Simple Technique Trains Your Brain to Conjure Your Best-Ever Ideas
Ideas

This Simple Technique Trains Your Brain to Conjure Your Best-Ever Ideas

The brain is lightning fast but it still does just one thing at a time.
Dixie Gillaspie
12 Books on Every Aspect of Launching and Running a Business
Books

12 Books on Every Aspect of Launching and Running a Business

Finding time to read is finding time to succeed.
Firas Kittaneh
7 Ways to Ignite Innovation and Surpass Your Competition
Innovation

7 Ways to Ignite Innovation and Surpass Your Competition

The ferocity of business competition demands innovation and risk taking, both of which require a state of mind that can be cultivated.
Sherrie Campbell
3 Ways to Combat Stale Ideas
Inspiration

3 Ways to Combat Stale Ideas

We all need to find ways to fight stale ideas and get back to the creative, disruptive and innovative thinking that fuels us.
Lindsay Broder
5 Thought Experiments to Test Your Business Idea
Business Ideas

5 Thought Experiments to Test Your Business Idea

A seemingly good idea with flaws can cause the entire foundation to collapse, while a questionable idea with more merits than faults might be abandoned despite having a real shot at success.
Jayson DeMers
To Get People to Back Your Ideas, First Find the Right People
Ideas

To Get People to Back Your Ideas, First Find the Right People

Tap relationships – and needs – to get traction for your projects.
Poornima Vijayashanker
7 Ways Growing Your Startup Is Like Writing a Novel
Writing

7 Ways Growing Your Startup Is Like Writing a Novel

It starts with an idea and, unless you're willing to work hard and risk falling on your face, that's all it will ever be.
Jon Nastor
14 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative
Creativity

14 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative

ADHD is good, you can learn from freestyle rappers and forget other people's opinions.
Andrew Medal
4 Lessons From a Man Who Knows How to 'Get Things Done'
Business Ideas

4 Lessons From a Man Who Knows How to 'Get Things Done'

David Allen, who book "Getting Things Done" spawned a movement, shares why you need an "external brain" and the best way to treat social media.
Eric Siu
Want to Test Your Product Idea? Join the Makers.
Inventing

Want to Test Your Product Idea? Join the Makers.

Bringing your goods to a Maker Faire will grant you a creative audience that will test your designs. This worked wonders for the creator of a rubber band shotgun.
Stephen Key
Be an Idea Machine: Your Weekly Tips
Weekly Tips Roundup

Be an Idea Machine: Your Weekly Tips

Shark Tank's Robert Herjavec, David Link of The Wonderfactory and Nikki Kaufman of Normal share how they foster creativity.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
The Accidental Entrepreneur: 3 Tales of Entrepreneurial 'Eureka' Moments
Entrepreneurs

The Accidental Entrepreneur: 3 Tales of Entrepreneurial 'Eureka' Moments

Sometimes life throws you a curveball -- and it just may mean opportunity. Here's the story of ordinary people who fell into big ideas and took them all the way to the bank.
John Patrick Pullen
Got a Business Idea? Here's How to See If It's Sustainable.
Business Ideas

Got a Business Idea? Here's How to See If It's Sustainable.

Ideas come in many shapes and sizes, but not all "good" ideas are created equal.
Jayson DeMers
8 Ways to Get Your Team Thinking Creatively Like Children
Creativity

8 Ways to Get Your Team Thinking Creatively Like Children

Want to encourage an anything-goes mindset? Look no further than the pint-sized inspirations around us.
Peter Gasca