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Welcome to the Nimble Workplace of the Future, One Fostering Constant Change
Change management

Welcome to the Nimble Workplace of the Future, One Fostering Constant Change

Embrace a philosophy that encourages real-time collaboration and participation so your company will be a healthy player.
Avinoam Nowogrodski
WATCH: This Guy Flies Over Denver Wearing a Jetpack
Innovation

WATCH: This Guy Flies Over Denver Wearing a Jetpack

A tech startup stages an impressive stunt you have to see.
Jason Fell
Who Are the 25 Most Innovative Consumer Companies?
Innovation

Who Are the 25 Most Innovative Consumer Companies?

Investor crowdfunding site CircleUp seeks nominations for its list by July.
Ryan Caldbeck
These 20 Kids Just Got $100,000 to Drop Out of School. And They Want to Change Your Life.
Peter Thiel

These 20 Kids Just Got $100,000 to Drop Out of School. And They Want to Change Your Life.

From revolutionizing the way we manage email to curing cancer, the ambitions of the most recent group of Thiel Fellows belie their youth.
Catherine Clifford
FAA is Considering Lifting Drone Ban for Hollywood
Drones

FAA is Considering Lifting Drone Ban for Hollywood

The FAA is considering approving drone use for seven companies in the TV and film industry, which could open the door for exemptions in other industries.
Laura Entis
7 Tips for a Smooth Start to Manufacturing
Manufacturing

7 Tips for a Smooth Start to Manufacturing

To avoid the pitfalls between prototype and real product, take it slow and know who you are trusting to manufacture your product.
Anand Srinivasan
 13 Accidental Inventions That Changed the World
Inventions

13 Accidental Inventions That Changed the World

These products came to be by chance -- spawning businesses and changing lives the world over.
Drake Baer
Eureka -- a New Product Idea! Now Ask These 5 Questions.
Innovation

Eureka -- a New Product Idea! Now Ask These 5 Questions.

Before you quit your job and cash in your 401(k), take a step back and evaluate.
Louis Foreman
Was Apple's Beats Acquisition Smart or Desperate?
Apple

Was Apple's Beats Acquisition Smart or Desperate?

The tech giant has always been known for its innovation, but its latest move is leading some to question whether it's losing its edge.
Nina Zipkin
7 Life Lessons From My Entrepreneurship Journey
Entrepreneurs

7 Life Lessons From My Entrepreneurship Journey

Starting a business is tough and challenging on all fronts. Here's some wisdom that may ease your load as you navigate new terrain.
John Rampton
Facing Startup Uncertainty? Try 2 Different Ways to Plan for the Future.
business Planning

Facing Startup Uncertainty? Try 2 Different Ways to Plan for the Future.

New business owners often rely on prediction or creation logic -- and sometimes use both.
Peter S. Cohan
No Wizard Needed -- 3 Ways to Give Employees Courage
Innovation

No Wizard Needed -- 3 Ways to Give Employees Courage

When people fall back on the same tired ideas, your company can stagnate. Do these things to strengthen their backbones.
Bill Treasurer
4 Reasons Why Leaders Need More Wave Makers
Leadership

4 Reasons Why Leaders Need More Wave Makers

These innovators jump in and ask, “What can I do?” and initiate changes that can bring huge payoffs to an entrepreneurial operation.
Patti Johnson
Budgeting Time for Play is Good Business
knowledge economy

Budgeting Time for Play is Good Business

Hard work is crucial to success but a single minded focus is overrated. Cultivating new skills like playing an instrument or working with our hands has serendipitous benefits for problem solving at work.
Jack Flanagan