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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
Productivity

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
2 Secrets to Having Super-Productive Mornings
Productivity

2 Secrets to Having Super-Productive Mornings

Having trouble getting motivated in the a.m. hours? Here are some tips for being productive -- in the right kinds of ways.
Jason Fell
How a Kid in a Gang Became a Multi-Millionaire Entrepreneur
Success Stories

How a Kid in a Gang Became a Multi-Millionaire Entrepreneur

At age 16 he was facing four years in prison. Now he's a successful entrepreneur, CEO and author.
Lewis Howes
Enlist the Power of Suggestion to Boost Your Startup's Performance
Motivation

Enlist the Power of Suggestion to Boost Your Startup's Performance

Setting employee expectations is critical enough that it can mean the difference between success and failure.
Peter S. Cohan