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4 Ways Your Company Benefits From Giving Back
Philanthropy

4 Ways Your Company Benefits From Giving Back

Using profits to improve the community that hosts your company doesn't hurt the bottom line, it helps immeasurably.
John Boitnott
Creating The Right Culture For Startup Success
Culture

Creating The Right Culture For Startup Success

Building and maintaining a strong culture is much of what separates average startups from those with staying power.
Paul Mandell
7 Telltale Signs It's Time to Fire a Client
Client Relationships

7 Telltale Signs It's Time to Fire a Client

Some clients simply aren't worth the money they are paying.
Renée Warren
3 Ways to Put Your Ego Aside and Get Stuff Done
Ego

3 Ways to Put Your Ego Aside and Get Stuff Done

Ego in most people is the dominant driver of all thoughts, actions and ways of going about life. It doesn't have to be. Nor should it be.
The 7 Positive Qualities of Millennials That Can Help You Improve Your Business
Millennials

The 7 Positive Qualities of Millennials That Can Help You Improve Your Business

Recruit and retain this generation by recognizing that many of their ideas and goals can work to your benefit.
Jim Moffatt
3 Questions to Ask to Determine If You Are a Good Leader
Leadership

3 Questions to Ask to Determine If You Are a Good Leader

Styles may vary, but the results are usually the same: inspired and motivated employees who want to come to work every day.
Deborah Mitchell
Know When to Double Down in Business
Taking risks

Know When to Double Down in Business

Running a startup can resemble playing a game of blackjack. Be savvy and strategic yet willing to take risks at the right moment.
Marty Fukuda
This Essential Leadership Trait Can Push Employees to Do Their Best
Leadership

This Essential Leadership Trait Can Push Employees to Do Their Best

A commitment to transparency often spreads to the wider company culture, promoting more honesty and candid expression among your team members.
Jayson DeMers
Successful Entrepreneurs Exude Courage
Courage

Successful Entrepreneurs Exude Courage

Business leaders who want to reach the greatest triumphs share a common love of this essential trait.
Kelsey Ramsden
Chasing the Myth of Work-Life Balance
Work-Life Balance

Chasing the Myth of Work-Life Balance

An executive reflects on his attempt to find an equilibrium between home and the entrepreneurial drive.
Boland Jones
Tootsie Roll Appoints 83-Year-Old Widow as CEO; Sale Rumors Swirl
Leadership

Tootsie Roll Appoints 83-Year-Old Widow as CEO; Sale Rumors Swirl

Ellen Gordon, 83, will succeed her 95-year-old husband, Melvin, who was the oldest CEO of any company listed on the New York Stock Exchange or the Nasdaq Stock Market.
Geoff Weiss
You'll Never Guess Which Country Boasts the Most Female-Run Businesses on Earth
Gender gap

You'll Never Guess Which Country Boasts the Most Female-Run Businesses on Earth

Roughly 59 percent of all Jamaican companies are helmed by women, while Norway counts the highest proportion of companies with women serving as the chair of the board.
Geoff Weiss
Is the Notion of a 'Good Work Ethic' Generationally Biased?
Generation Gap

Is the Notion of a 'Good Work Ethic' Generationally Biased?

Perhaps you've heard complaints by seasoned managers that sounded like millennial bashing. Now a psychologist gives his reasoned reply.
Paul White
Entrepreneur Mindset

Age and Experience Don't Matter. Mindset Does.

With four generations soon to work under the same roof, conflict is expected. But we should remember to focus on the individual.
Maite Baron