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5 Simple Ways to Recover the Lost Art of Productive Meetings
Meetings

5 Simple Ways to Recover the Lost Art of Productive Meetings

These oft-dreaded sessions can be fun, informative and purposeful, if you set some rules.
Jeff Boss
3 Common Leadership Habits That Are Stifling Your Success
Leadership Qualities

3 Common Leadership Habits That Are Stifling Your Success

The traits most likely to cause problems are often easily confused for strong influence.
Patti Johnson
8 Advantages Highly Sensitive People Bring to Business
Leadership

8 Advantages Highly Sensitive People Bring to Business

Emotionally attuned leaders have much to offer in a business world that increasingly values networking and collaboration.
Sherrie Campbell
Success Comes When You Stop Playing Games
Success

Success Comes When You Stop Playing Games

Childish behavior doesn't go over too well in the real world. The real business world expects results.
Steve Tobak
For Your Business to Bloom, Cultivate the Right Company Culture
Company Culture

For Your Business to Bloom, Cultivate the Right Company Culture

Culture manifests in the willingness of employees to take initiative and how they interact with each other and with customers, all crucial to company success.
Darin LeGrange
How Telecommuting Reduced Carbon Footprints at Dell, Aetna and Xerox
Telecommuting

How Telecommuting Reduced Carbon Footprints at Dell, Aetna and Xerox

The three companies report impressive environmental results from telecommuting programs they also tout for employee retention and recruiting.
Sara Sutton Fell
5 Ways to Miss the Promotion Boat
Promotion

5 Ways to Miss the Promotion Boat

Before you start tearing up your old business cards, steer clear of these all-too-common pitfalls.
Andrew Benett
5 Essential Hiring Tips for Growing Startups
Hiring

5 Essential Hiring Tips for Growing Startups

If you run a young company looking to expand, recruitment can be a scary task to contemplate.
Eric Siu
How to Establish a Vision Statement Employees Will Get Behind
Managing Employees

How to Establish a Vision Statement Employees Will Get Behind

A vision statement is intended to inspire, motivate and align employees.
Andre Lavoie
Barbara Corcoran: Great Entrepreneurs Don't Have Time to Mourn Rejection (VIDEO)
Rejection

Barbara Corcoran: Great Entrepreneurs Don't Have Time to Mourn Rejection (VIDEO)

The 'Shark Tank' star's most important piece of advice for aspiring entrepreneurs? 'You can't feel sorry for yourself.'
Geoff Weiss
The Business Impact of Authentic Leadership
Leadership Qualities

The Business Impact of Authentic Leadership

"Be yourself" has new meaning in today's workplace culture; make sure you practice it.
Anka Wittenberg
How Much Value Are You Really Bringing to the Team?
Employee evaluations

How Much Value Are You Really Bringing to the Team?

Baseball, the most statistics obsessed sport, can teach business owners important lessons on measuring employee contributions.
Marty Fukuda
Why Entrepreneurs Should Be More Like 'Gas Stoves'
Emotions

Why Entrepreneurs Should Be More Like 'Gas Stoves'

Allowing yourself to quickly burn off frustration and move on from stressful situations is an incredibly valuable attribute to refine.
Peter Gasca
Elon Musk's Ex-Wife on What She Learned Living With an Extreme Entrepreneurial Success
Elon Musk

Elon Musk's Ex-Wife on What She Learned Living With an Extreme Entrepreneurial Success

Justine Musk reveals what she observed, from her courtside seat, about those destined for great success.
Catherine Clifford