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7 Interview Questions To Help You Hire Superstars
Hiring Tips

7 Interview Questions To Help You Hire Superstars

Never hire someone who is just 'good enough.'
Mitchell Harper
5 Things Entrepreneurs Caught in Comparisons Should Remember
Confidence

5 Things Entrepreneurs Caught in Comparisons Should Remember

When you're a newbie business owner feeling intimidated by the competition, remember these essential truths.
Kate Swoboda
Here's a Crazy Idea: Let's Not Just Focus on Profits
Doing Good

Here's a Crazy Idea: Let's Not Just Focus on Profits

Young professionals say business is too focused on a narrow agenda of profit and product, rather than on improving society by addressing the purpose and people of business.
The Story of a CEO Who Grew Up on Food Stamps
Entrepreneurs

The Story of a CEO Who Grew Up on Food Stamps

A businesswoman shares lessons from her hard climb -- from humble beginnings in North Dakota to running an Alabama marketing agency.
Chelsea Berler
Twitter's Jack Dorsey Defends CEO Dick Costolo in Massive Tweetstorm
Twitter

Twitter's Jack Dorsey Defends CEO Dick Costolo in Massive Tweetstorm

'There isn't a single person who has been thinking longer about Twitter than @dickc.'
Laura Entis
How to Deliver Constructive Feedback With a 'You Suck Sandwich'
Managing Employees

How to Deliver Constructive Feedback With a 'You Suck Sandwich'

Providing criticism to a team member can be a real challenge, especially if done wrong. Here is a simple and easy to remember strategy that will help you avoid uncomfortable confrontations.
Peter Gasca
10 Mindsets That Will Radically Improve Your Business
Habits

10 Mindsets That Will Radically Improve Your Business

Reframing your thinking can go a long way. A psychologist suggests trying these strategies to get further along the path you've carved out and reach success.
Sherrie Campbell
Busy Is the Enemy of Productive. Which Are You?
Time Management

Busy Is the Enemy of Productive. Which Are You?

Top professionals figure out the difference between these two qualities and spend the lion's share of their time generating results.
Stacey Alcorn
The Ins and Outs of Onboarding Employees and Independent Contractors
Ask the Expert

The Ins and Outs of Onboarding Employees and Independent Contractors

In the early stages of a business, many founders prefer to engage independent contractors to perform services, as it allows the company to avoid implementing costly payroll processes.
Lori Hoberman
With This Exercise, Talk Your Way to Your Best Self
Conversational Intelligence

With This Exercise, Talk Your Way to Your Best Self

Use these conversational techniques to become the best version of you this new year.
Judith E. Glaser
Are Your Employees in Danger of Suffering Heartbreak?
Managing Employees

Are Your Employees in Danger of Suffering Heartbreak?

It's important to be aware of potential workplace heartbreak that can be and often is caused by unthinking managers.
Want to Be Successful? Quit Being So Positive.
Positive Thinking

Want to Be Successful? Quit Being So Positive.

If you're the type of person who only sees the bright side of life, be prepared to not be able to face the reality you need.
Steve Tobak
6 Ways Startup Founders or CEOs Can Stay Accountable
Accountability

6 Ways Startup Founders or CEOs Can Stay Accountable

Set up a framework to ensure that you'll remain on track to accomplish goals and realize your vision for the company.
Brian Christie
6 Traits of Exceptional Military Leaders That Apply in the Business World
Leadership

6 Traits of Exceptional Military Leaders That Apply in the Business World

A CEO of a frozen yogurt company describes how his experience in the military shared his leadership style.
Amit Kleinberger