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Entrepreneur's Top 10 Productivity Articles of 2014
Productivity

Entrepreneur's Top 10 Productivity Articles of 2014

Busy doesn't always equal productive. These helpful articles, our most-viewed stories on the hot topic this year, illustrate the difference. Check them out to learn how to stay focused and get more done in the year ahead.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How to Find Entrepreneurial Inspiration From a Personal Calamity
Setbacks

How to Find Entrepreneurial Inspiration From a Personal Calamity

After nearly being killed by a distracted driver, this entrepreneur was moved to help prevent others suffering as he had.
Michael Amaru
10 Reasons to Remain Inspired When the Wind Blows
Inspiration

10 Reasons to Remain Inspired When the Wind Blows

A career consultant shares some advice gleaned from motivational writer Jim Rohn.
Meiko Patton
5 Secrets Every Good Boss in the Modern Workplace Knows
Managing Employees

5 Secrets Every Good Boss in the Modern Workplace Knows

The best managers strive to keep their employees engaged by giving them the support they seek.
Raphael Crawford-Marks
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