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The Entrepreneur's Secret Handbook of the Favor Economy
Business Etiquette

The Entrepreneur's Secret Handbook of the Favor Economy

That other currency of business, whereby you exchange good will for good deeds needs to be handled oh so delicately.
Sheena Tahilramani
How to Grow Your Career with Booze, Vacations and Fine Restaurants
Personal Development

How to Grow Your Career with Booze, Vacations and Fine Restaurants

Professional development in not all work and, in fact, is more easily afforded when it is also play.
Eddy Ricci
How to Receive a Compliment Without Being Awkward About It
Leadership

How to Receive a Compliment Without Being Awkward About It

Many of us are tempted to deflect kind words, but that may be doing more hard than good.
Jacqueline Whitmore
The 3 Cardinal Rules of Business I Didn't Learn in School
Management Lessons

The 3 Cardinal Rules of Business I Didn't Learn in School

One of the lessons this CEO has learned outside the classroom is number crunching is useful but communication skills really count.
Jerry Jao
The Hot 30 Movers and Shakers of New York City's Startup Scene
Networking

The Hot 30 Movers and Shakers of New York City's Startup Scene

There's so much more to tech events in New York City than business cards and enlightening panels.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Master the Art of Small Talk to Build a Network of Business Allies
Networking

Master the Art of Small Talk to Build a Network of Business Allies

When building relationships for your startup, don't overlook this strategy.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
5 Things the World Cup Can Teach Us About Entrepreneurship
Global Entrepreneurship

5 Things the World Cup Can Teach Us About Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurs, local or global, can learn from how organizers of the World Cup have deftly leveraged trends in globalization and technology.
Ryan Sweeney
The Quality of Your Life Depends on Who's In Your 'Room'
Networking

The Quality of Your Life Depends on Who's In Your 'Room'

Ask yourself, if you had to spend eternity with everyone you accepted, whom would you choose?
Ivan Misner
For Better Conversations, Replace 'How Are You?' With This One Phrase
Leadership

For Better Conversations, Replace 'How Are You?' With This One Phrase

If you want to connect with people, you have to let them know you're listening. Here's how.
Lauren Covello
How to Ask a VIP for a Favor
Leadership

How to Ask a VIP for a Favor

It's always a bit awkward to ask for favors, especially from people who are considered industry leaders. Here's how to do it the right way.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Small Talk Could Have Big Benefits for Your Career
Communication Strategies

Small Talk Could Have Big Benefits for Your Career

The simple act of conversation could lead to opportunity and deeper relationships.
Stephen Key
10 Tips for Mastering LinkedIn
Linkedin

10 Tips for Mastering LinkedIn

Don't be intimidated. These suggestions can help you use LinkedIn to its fullest potential for your business.
Jason Fell
Treat Your Corporate Job as an Entrepreneurial Training Program
Starting a Business

Treat Your Corporate Job as an Entrepreneurial Training Program

Aspiring entrepreneurs could learn valuable lessons that would help develop the know-how to run their own companies.
Adam Toren
Playing With Fire? Oklahoma City Shooting Range Granted Liquor License
Gun control

Playing With Fire? Oklahoma City Shooting Range Granted Liquor License

Though it may sound like a precarious pairing, guns and alcohol will be kept strictly separate, the facility's owners vow.
Geoff Weiss