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Don't Make These 5 Mistakes in the New Year
Mistakes

Don't Make These 5 Mistakes in the New Year

An entrepreneur admits to omissions in the past year while caught up in rainmaking and promises to not let some crucial items fall by the wayside.
Miles Jennings
10 Insider Tips to Conference Survival in 2015
Conferences

10 Insider Tips to Conference Survival in 2015

With must-attend events like SXSW, LeWeb, CES and NAB Show approaching, here is how to make the most out of your time and money.
Jeff Sinclair
8 Types of Photos You Should Never Use on Your LinkedIn Profile
Linkedin

8 Types of Photos You Should Never Use on Your LinkedIn Profile

You could get passed over on LinkedIn if your headshot stinks. Put your best face forward on the popular professional networking hub by not making these common and comical profile faux pas.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Learn How to Truly Leverage an Accelerator's Network
Accelerators

Learn How to Truly Leverage an Accelerator's Network

Desire access to C-level players at a Fortune 100 company? New entrepreneurs can gain access to partners, customers, employees and other players to help them build their business well beyond demo day.
David Brown
Look Up! How to Learn to Be Mentally Present to Succeed
Focus

Look Up! How to Learn to Be Mentally Present to Succeed

Don't get so caught up in something that you cannot set it aside to change gears and focus on what is right in front of you.
Ivan Misner
Grow Your Business

5 Things to Do Every Day in 2015 to Be a Better Entrepreneur

There are actions you can take starting next year, or right now, to increase your focus, set goals and deepen your network.
Deborah Mitchell
How Giving Could Become Your Default Weapon of Choice
Inspiration

How Giving Could Become Your Default Weapon of Choice

Three successful leaders in business are modeling the idea that being generous is a valuable goal in itself.
Meiko Patton
Give the Gift of Your Presence
Entrepreneur Mindset

Give the Gift of Your Presence

An artisan-based business in a small town provides a great lessons that would benefit any entrepreneur.
John Brubaker
How to Make Your Seasons Greetings Stand Out From the Crowd
Customer Engagement

How to Make Your Seasons Greetings Stand Out From the Crowd

Holiday cards are an annual ritual, but does yours strike the right chord?
Lisa Evans
One Kings Lane's Alison Pincus on the Importance of Coffee Dates and Asking for Help
If I Knew Then

One Kings Lane's Alison Pincus on the Importance of Coffee Dates and Asking for Help

The One Kings Lane co-founder urges young entrepreneurs to seek the guidance of others when first starting up.
Nina Zipkin
9 Habits of High-Performing Business Leaders
Leadership Qualities

9 Habits of High-Performing Business Leaders

These successful professionals share a similar approach to life and work. Here's a concise list of their secrets.
Jacqueline Whitmore
6 Tips for Overcoming a Bad First Impression
First Impressions

6 Tips for Overcoming a Bad First Impression

People make up their minds about each other in an instant but nothing is permanent.
John Boitnott
A Startup's Guide to Professional Networking
Networking

A Startup's Guide to Professional Networking

The bigger your network, the more access you'll have to funding, customers, partners, and perhaps most importantly -- advice.
Jayson DeMers
The 5 Best Conferences for Entrepreneurs to Attend in 2015
Business Growth

The 5 Best Conferences for Entrepreneurs to Attend in 2015

Conferences are a big investment of time and money, but the ROI at some is much greater than the rest.
Kimanzi Constable