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5 Hidden Ways Your Summer Vacation Pays Off for Your Business
Business Ideas

5 Hidden Ways Your Summer Vacation Pays Off for Your Business

Getting away can help you come back stronger than ever. Here's how to use time off to the fullest.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
Don't Underestimate the Casual Meeting
Networking

Don't Underestimate the Casual Meeting

With every person you meet, there is the potential for a golden opportunity.
Adam Callinan
How to Build Your Brand By Giving It Away
Networking

How to Build Your Brand By Giving It Away

One way you can get your foot in the door in you're in the market for a new position or are vying for a lucrative new contract for your business.
Crystal Washington
Public Speaking Secrets From the Top Stars of TED
Public Speaking

Public Speaking Secrets From the Top Stars of TED

In this podcast, Lewis Howes chats with expert Carmine Gallo about developing the ability to leave audiences moved and feeling empowered.
Lewis Howes
Why This Startup Opens Its Doors to Total Strangers for a Weekly Coffee Date
National Small Business Week

Why This Startup Opens Its Doors to Total Strangers for a Weekly Coffee Date

Washington, D.C.-based marketing firm Sisarina invites the public into its offices every Wednesday to foster a sense of community and open dialogue.
Geoff Weiss
Sure, Work Hard, But Also Create Your Own Luck
Luck

Sure, Work Hard, But Also Create Your Own Luck

Some things are just beyond our control, but there are things we can do every day to tip the odds in our favor.
Stephen Key
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 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
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