Negotiating

4 Blunders That Can Damage Your Executive Presence
Leadership Qualities

4 Blunders That Can Damage Your Executive Presence

Whether you're leading a team or climbing the corporate ladder, prepare yourself so you don't make these mistakes.
Harrison Monarth
YouTube Paying Millions to Keep Its Biggest Stars From Looking Elsewhere
YouTube

YouTube Paying Millions to Keep Its Biggest Stars From Looking Elsewhere

The site's most popular stars are being paid to produce new content as other channels seek to court them.
Laura Entis
How to Set the Right Tone for Contract Negotiations
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How to Set the Right Tone for Contract Negotiations

Reading the fine-print is important, but big picture items -- and a little humor -- go a long way.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Murphy's Law (Or Worse) Can Derail Your Business Pitch. Anticipate the Unexpected.
Pitches

Murphy's Law (Or Worse) Can Derail Your Business Pitch. Anticipate the Unexpected.

It's not always possible to bring a valued partner along to a presentation but it can better the odds at success.
Sam Bahreini
Be Calm, Flexible and Speak Up in a Negotiation, and Everyone Can Win
Negotiating

Be Calm, Flexible and Speak Up in a Negotiation, and Everyone Can Win

Follow these nine steps to get a fair deal that both parties are comfortable with.
Stephen Key
Consider Control and Voting Rights When Making Venture Capital Deals
Venture Capital

Consider Control and Voting Rights When Making Venture Capital Deals

Investors want to protect their stake, entrepreneurs want to keep control. There is room to negotiate.
Bo Yaghmaie
How a Warm Drink and a Hard Chair Can Improve Negotiating
Negotiating

How a Warm Drink and a Hard Chair Can Improve Negotiating

We respond to different physical sensations. Knowing this can make you a killer at the bargaining table.
Lisa Evans
How to Negotiate a Better Deal on Enterprise Software
Negotiating

How to Negotiate a Better Deal on Enterprise Software

The best deal may or may not be the cheapest price. Know your needs and your vendor thoroughly, then negotiate value first, price next.
Negotiating

Negotiate With Finesse, Style and Success

A guide to practicing the art of give-and-take while boldly asking for what you truly want in four steps.
Kate Mckay
Report: As Negotiations Falter, Amazon Takes Aim at Publishing Giant Hachette
Negotiating

Report: As Negotiations Falter, Amazon Takes Aim at Publishing Giant Hachette

Browsing for works by Malcolm Gladwell or JD Salinger on Amazon? The online giant would prefer you purchase something else instead.
Geoff Weiss
Why 'No' is the Most Important Word You'll Ever Say
Leadership

Why 'No' is the Most Important Word You'll Ever Say

Before you take on any more responsibilities, here are some guidelines to consider.
Jacqueline Whitmore
5 Negotiation Tactics You Can Learn From Kids
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5 Negotiation Tactics You Can Learn From Kids

There's a reason why kids eat their vegetables, and you can apply it to business.
Offir Gutelzon
Spinning Viral Stars Into One-Man Empires: The Rise of YouTube's Multi-Channel Networks
YouTube

Spinning Viral Stars Into One-Man Empires: The Rise of YouTube's Multi-Channel Networks

MCNs have been called the movie studios of the future, but even Hollywood wants a slice of the YouTube pie.
Geoff Weiss
4 Ways to Negotiate Your Way to a 'Yes'
Negotiating

4 Ways to Negotiate Your Way to a 'Yes'

Business owners who work for themselves must learn fairly quickly how to negotiate for optimal terms.
Rebekah Epstein