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Mark Cuban, Derek Jeter Talk Business, Motivation and Crushing the Competition
Inspiration

Mark Cuban, Derek Jeter Talk Business, Motivation and Crushing the Competition

To be successful in business, you have to be hungry, passionate and willing to work your ass off to accomplish your goals.
Jason Fell
The 4 Essentials for Retaining and Motivating Your Direct Sales Force
Motivation

The 4 Essentials for Retaining and Motivating Your Direct Sales Force

When the team trusts the boss and believes in the product, you're well on your way to succeeding.
Mark “Bouncer” Schiro
Make an Impression on Employees With These 3 Simple, and Free, Holiday 'Gifts'
Managing Employees

Make an Impression on Employees With These 3 Simple, and Free, Holiday 'Gifts'

Sure, a small present and a holiday card are great, but these three things will be appreciated and reciprocated with enthusiasm for another year of success.
Peter Gasca
5 Reasons Why You Would Make an Excellent Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs

5 Reasons Why You Would Make an Excellent Entrepreneur

To help see if you are cut out for the entrepreneurial road, here are five signs you should jump the corporate ship and go out on your own.
Thomas Oppong
5 Ways to Ensure Your Virtual Workforce is Productive During the Holiday Season
Managing Remote Teams

5 Ways to Ensure Your Virtual Workforce is Productive During the Holiday Season

Here a few tips on ways to keep your team productive and focused during the hustle and bustle of the season.
David and Carrie McKeegan
Want Success? Check Your Business 'Energy.'
Motivation

Want Success? Check Your Business 'Energy.'

Consider these five ways that you may be unconsciously sending signals to employees, partners and clients about your agenda.
Kate Swoboda
6 Alternatives to Being a Bad Boss
Managing Employees

6 Alternatives to Being a Bad Boss

Don't panic when a team's performance suddenly drops. Skip the carrots and sticks. Instead build mastery and trust among your staff.
Raphael Crawford-Marks
Field a Team of 'A' Players at Your Startup
Managing Employees

Field a Team of 'A' Players at Your Startup

Don't let chronic C players jeopardize your organization's chances at success.
Heather Ripley
Effective Managers Elevate Team Morale to a Fever Pitch and Score Results
Leadership

Effective Managers Elevate Team Morale to a Fever Pitch and Score Results

Orchestrate a group's dynamics in seven ways so that employees will be inspired to strive toward achieving its mission.
Sherrie Campbell
The Road Less Traveled: 5 Key Steps for Entrepreneurs to Stay the Course
Entrepreneurs

The Road Less Traveled: 5 Key Steps for Entrepreneurs to Stay the Course

Those who choose the road less traveled will find it's all too easy to get pulled off track. Here are some tips to help you remain focused.
Monica Zent
How to Make Gamification Fun for Everyone at Work
Gamification

How to Make Gamification Fun for Everyone at Work

Gamification can unlock your company's potential across all employees, job titles and departments.
The Real Person's Guide to Finding Your Passion and Loving What You Do
Passion

The Real Person's Guide to Finding Your Passion and Loving What You Do

It's not easy for everyone to find an exciting niche that's practical to tap for launching an enterprise or earning a living. Here's how to maintain a healthy perspective.
Moe Kittaneh
Lessons From Burning Man on How to Unlock Creativity and Think Big
Inspiration

Lessons From Burning Man on How to Unlock Creativity and Think Big

Creativity meets action in every corner of the annual counterculture arts festival. Here are some takeaways for businesses.
Catherine Clifford
Why You Should Treat Every Day Like Thanksgiving
Gratitude

Why You Should Treat Every Day Like Thanksgiving

There's a big return on investment for expressing gratitude regularly.
John Brubaker