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This Entrepreneur Just Announced $70,000 Minimum Salaries for His Entire 120-Person Team
Salary

This Entrepreneur Just Announced $70,000 Minimum Salaries for His Entire 120-Person Team

Dan Price, founder of credit-card processing company Gravity Payments, was also named our 'Established Entrepreneur of 2014.'
Geoff Weiss
Were You Born to Lead?
Leadership Qualities

Were You Born to Lead?

You are the only person who can truly decide where your life is going.
Lewis Howes
The 7 Golden Rules of Leadership
Leadership

The 7 Golden Rules of Leadership

Leaders who value their teams and aren't reluctant to share credit are the ones who achieve the most.
Marty Fukuda
To Make Meetings Count, Don't Count Past One (Per Week)
Business Meetings

To Make Meetings Count, Don't Count Past One (Per Week)

One mandatory meeting a week, with a reliable structure and distractions like cell phones and laptops forbidden, can be amazingly productive.
Brad Heidemann
Build Accountability to Create an Unstoppable Business
Company Culture

Build Accountability to Create an Unstoppable Business

When you hold team members accountable, you're telling them you value them and their place on the team.
Jason Forrest
How You Can Take a Vacation Without Your Business Falling Apart
Managing Remote Teams

How You Can Take a Vacation Without Your Business Falling Apart

Here are five steps to ensure your vacation time will be one of relaxation, not stress.
David and Carrie McKeegan
How Two Ambitious Women Found Success With a Cause-Driven Company
Social Entrepreneurs

How Two Ambitious Women Found Success With a Cause-Driven Company

Their mission is to help the women of Ghana start businesses that solve an age-old crisis: the shortage of clean water.
Sumi Krishnan
For the Most Productive Workplace, Assign Employees the Work They Do Best
Employee Training

For the Most Productive Workplace, Assign Employees the Work They Do Best

Researchers are finding managers get much more from employees by playing to their strengths than trying to bolster their weaknesses.
Heather R. Huhman
10 Simple Qualities That Can Help You Achieve Professional Success and Satisfaction in Life
Inspiration

10 Simple Qualities That Can Help You Achieve Professional Success and Satisfaction in Life

Those qualities start with being "authentic" and "truthful."
Sherrie Campbell
5 Steps to Making Policies That Aren't Idiotic
Business Owners Policy

5 Steps to Making Policies That Aren't Idiotic

You know the policies we're talking about: the ones that twist simplicity into a confusing, ridiculous mess.
Bryan Orr
How to Hire a CMO When Marketing Has Nothing to Do With the Job
Hiring

How to Hire a CMO When Marketing Has Nothing to Do With the Job

New companies seeking to disrupt established industries sometimes face novel staffing problems. How do you fill a job that doesn't exist anywhere else?
Guy Bauman
Developing People Skills Is a Brilliant Career Move
Emotional Intelligence

Developing People Skills Is a Brilliant Career Move

Leaders with strong social skills derive more productivity from teams and enjoy more success attracting the customers, talent and investment needed to build their companies.
Daphne Mallory
How Adversity Leads to Success
Entrepreneurship

How Adversity Leads to Success

Some of the world's greatest entrepreneurs succeeded, not in spite of the challenges they faced, but because of it.
Steve Tobak
What Really Happens When You Hire the Wrong Candidate
Hiring Employees

What Really Happens When You Hire the Wrong Candidate

A bad hire drains energy and time and can cost a business in a number of ways.
Mariah DeLeon