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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.
Startup Basics

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
A Surprising and Unlikely Place to Look for Product Ideas
Business Ideas

A Surprising and Unlikely Place to Look for Product Ideas

When you invent with the market in mind, you set yourself up for success.
Stephen Key
Inventing a Small Improvement to an Existing Idea Is All It Takes
Ideas

Inventing a Small Improvement to an Existing Idea Is All It Takes

A simple thing I came up with while doing something I love continued to sell for a decade.
Stephen Key
6 High-Tech Mother's Day Gifts Mom Will Love
Gifts

6 High-Tech Mother's Day Gifts Mom Will Love

From an activity-tracking Swarovski crystal to a 'smart' caffeine machine, here's a fresh batch of gifts with a tech twist sure to make Mom smile on her special day and beyond.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Working on a Good Idea Beats Dreaming About a Perfect Idea
Motivation

Working on a Good Idea Beats Dreaming About a Perfect Idea

Many entrepreneurs give up when they realize their great idea is flawed. Accept it and get to work improving it.
Daniel DiPiazza
The No. 1 Mistake Product Developers Make
Business Ideas

The No. 1 Mistake Product Developers Make

You may have just come up with a great idea, but it doesn't mean squat if you fall into this trap.
Stephen Key
3 Tips to Ignite the Creative Spark
Creativity

3 Tips to Ignite the Creative Spark

Creativity is fundamental in PR, but that's far easier said than done.
Shana Starr
Jolt Yourself Out of Your Routine. That Billion-Dollar Business Idea Could Be Waiting.
Inspiration

Jolt Yourself Out of Your Routine. That Billion-Dollar Business Idea Could Be Waiting.

Jason Silva, host of the Emmy-nominated show 'Brain Games,' discusses the benefits of stepping outside of your everyday routine.
Catherine Clifford
4 Examples of Risks Leading to Reward
Taking risks

4 Examples of Risks Leading to Reward

Meet the mavericks whose eccentric ideas paid off big.
Big Companies That Embrace Intrapreneurship Will Thrive
Innovation

Big Companies That Embrace Intrapreneurship Will Thrive

Without innovation, enterprises get too "comfortable" with past successes, and eventually go out of business.
George Deeb
Use Action and Idea Lists to Prioritize Tasks and Get Things Done
Productivity

Use Action and Idea Lists to Prioritize Tasks and Get Things Done

Here is a simple system inspired by agile software development that can help you focus, execute and grow.
Alex Iskold