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3 Ways to Wisely Lead People Who Are Older Than You
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3 Ways to Wisely Lead People Who Are Older Than You

One of the litmus tests of entrepreneurship is how well you lead and do business with people older than you. Follow these steps to do both successfully.
Mike Kim
4 Lessons Every Entrepreneur Can Learn From Donald Trump
Motivation

4 Lessons Every Entrepreneur Can Learn From Donald Trump

The billionaire candidate believes in himself 100 percent. Can you say the same about yourself?
Jonathan Long
3 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Glean From This Past NFL Season
Lessons

3 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Glean From This Past NFL Season

With Super Bowl mania subsided, a calm look at the NFL's season yields several lessons for those in the harshest contact sport of all -- business.
Daniel Wesley
6 Ways Gratitude Helps Entrepreneurs Grow Their Companies
Gratitude

6 Ways Gratitude Helps Entrepreneurs Grow Their Companies

Eight out of 10 employees say feeling appreciated motivates them to work harder.
Murray Newlands
How Perfectionism Is Sabotaging Your Business
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How Perfectionism Is Sabotaging Your Business

Author and researcher Jane Bluestein explains the problems with chasing perfection, and how to avoid them.
New Proof That More Female Bosses Equals Higher Profits
Leadership

New Proof That More Female Bosses Equals Higher Profits

A study by EY found that companies with at least 30 percent female leaders had net profit margins that were higher than companies with no women in the top ranks.
The 5 Must-Use Steps to Successfully Conduct a Performance Review With Employees
Performance Ignited

The 5 Must-Use Steps to Successfully Conduct a Performance Review With Employees

If you follow this plan you will gain a lot of insights that ultimately help people put themselves in control of their work, their future and ensures the company has a talent pool that is motivated to perform at their best.
Craig Cincotta
10 Bad Habits Preventing Your Business From Succeeding
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10 Bad Habits Preventing Your Business From Succeeding

Micromanaging, worrying too much about money and being reactive instead of proactive could keep your fledgling from taking flight.
Jayson DeMers
Leadership Requires Being Gracious in Defeat
Leadership

Leadership Requires Being Gracious in Defeat

Cam Newton gives a lesson in how leaders shouldn't behave when things don't go their way.
Ray Hennessey
If You Want to Win, You Have to Learn How to Fight
Conflict

If You Want to Win, You Have to Learn How to Fight

Business leadership is a full-contact sport. The best performing teams conflict often, openly, and constructively.
Steve Tobak
Women Made Incremental Progress in Tech the Past Few Years (Infographic)
Business Accelerated

Women Made Incremental Progress in Tech the Past Few Years (Infographic)

From industry leaders to startups to venture capital, here is where women are making an impact.
Nina Zipkin
Watch Our Livestream With Legendary Entrepreneur Richard Branson on Feb. 18
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Watch Our Livestream With Legendary Entrepreneur Richard Branson on Feb. 18

The British serial entrepreneur is speaking live in L.A. about how startups can take the global market by storm with revolutionary ideas.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Facing Potential Terrorism, Entrepreneurs Need to Think About the Unthinkable
Crisis Management

Facing Potential Terrorism, Entrepreneurs Need to Think About the Unthinkable

A well thought-out crisis-management plan is essential for every business to have in today's world.
Jonathan Segal
7 Keys to Making the Right Decision the First Time and Every Time
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7 Keys to Making the Right Decision the First Time and Every Time

Here's how great decision-makers never fail at getting the job done.
Martin Zwilling