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From Oprah to the Kardashians: 6 Celebrity-Inspired Business Lessons
Celebrities

From Oprah to the Kardashians: 6 Celebrity-Inspired Business Lessons

Today's celebrities aren't just entertainers, they are brands and businesses. And entrepreneurs can learn from their mistakes and successes.
Carol Roth
Don't Get No Respect? Here's How to Handle It.
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Don't Get No Respect? Here's How to Handle It.

The Ethics Coach offers advice for when you're not feeling respected by either your boss or your customers.
Gael O'Brien
The 5 Qualities Teams Look for in Their Leaders
Leadership Qualities

The 5 Qualities Teams Look for in Their Leaders

The person steering the ship has a significant impact on productivity and emotions of employees.
Nisha Ahluwalia
It's Not Too Late to Start Thinking About Your Business Legacy
Leadership Qualities

It's Not Too Late to Start Thinking About Your Business Legacy

Leaving an impact at your company means more than creating the projects and products you accomplish today. Set in motion a dynamic so people sharing your values can carry the torch forward.
Beth Miller
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The Benefits of Practicing Vulnerability in the Office
Leadership Qualities

The Benefits of Practicing Vulnerability in the Office

Some workplaces have moved beyond considering whether employees can share their emotions at work. Demonstrating true feelings may lead to better teamwork and breakthroughs.
Kate Swoboda
Condé Nast to Pay $5.8 Million to Unpaid and Underpaid Interns
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Condé Nast to Pay $5.8 Million to Unpaid and Underpaid Interns

Interns triumphed over the publisher in a class-action lawsuit brought by thousands of former interns from magazines like Vogue and the New Yorker.
Kate Taylor
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How Much Value Do Your Employees Bring to the Bottom Line?
Managing Employees

How Much Value Do Your Employees Bring to the Bottom Line?

You have to begin looking at each of your employees as a profit center.
Tom Borg
Don't Overestimate the Motivational Potential of a Salary Raise
Employee Motivation

Don't Overestimate the Motivational Potential of a Salary Raise

The prospect of an annual pay hike is just too abstract to keep employees operating with enthusiasm every day. That requires personal engagement.
Pratik Dholakiya
You Can Break Your Bad Boss Syndrome With a Charm Offensive
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You Can Break Your Bad Boss Syndrome With a Charm Offensive

When a looming, make-or-break deadline has outed your inner tyrant, take charge of yourself and surprise your team by being nice.
Peter Diamond
Why CEOs Need Mentors -- They Accelerate Learning
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Why CEOs Need Mentors -- They Accelerate Learning

A young entrepreneur explains the benefits of the advice he received from an seasoned executive at a large company.
Jerry Jao
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The 8 Signs of a Bad Leader
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The 8 Signs of a Bad Leader

Any one or more of these traits would be a red flag that a person might not be ready for a leadership position.
Never Turn Your Back on Reality
Leadership

Never Turn Your Back on Reality

When you start to believe you can do no wrong and everyone around you agrees, that's when you're in trouble.
Steve Tobak
4 Lessons on Staring Down Fear and Taking Risks from Tightrope-Walker Nik Wallenda
Taking risks

4 Lessons on Staring Down Fear and Taking Risks from Tightrope-Walker Nik Wallenda

Meticulous preparation and tireless practice, not bravado or recklessness, are the foundation of success when failure really is not an option.
Tor Constantino
Pay People for Commitment, Not for Time or Results
Compensation and benefits

Pay People for Commitment, Not for Time or Results

With flexible work schedules and performance metrics, a business network CEO suggests a different approach to gauging employees.
Jurgen Appelo