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Make Your Marketing Message Stand Out on Social Media

Make Your Marketing Message Stand Out on Social Media

Learn how to make your message stand out in the crowd by being fresh, relevant and interesting, and sharing and engaging with fellow community members.
15 Signs You're an Entrepreneur

15 Signs You're an Entrepreneur

Do the following traits, characteristics and quirks describe you?
4 Management Traps to Avoid at All Costs

4 Management Traps to Avoid at All Costs

While every leadership style is different, every boss should steer clear of these negative traits.
The Ethics Coach on Dealing With the Office Know-It-All

The Ethics Coach on Dealing With the Office Know-It-All

How to temper a co-worker who smashes everyone's ideas.
Nasty Gal CEO Sophia Amoruso: 'Wisdom is Earned Through Experience, Particularly Mistakes.'

Nasty Gal CEO Sophia Amoruso: 'Wisdom is Earned Through Experience, Particularly Mistakes.'

The fashion-retail founder explains why entrepreneurs shouldn't be afraid to veer off of the prescribed track, why it is okay for them to make mistakes and how founders should strive to be like Indiana Jones.
6 Powerful Psychological Effects That Explain How Our Brains Tick

6 Powerful Psychological Effects That Explain How Our Brains Tick

Understanding the way we tick might help us to tick even better.
Seeing Red? How to Avoid Blowing Up at Others.

Seeing Red? How to Avoid Blowing Up at Others.

The key to being a great leader is not to avoid emotion but to avoid letting it get the best of you when dealing with investors, employees and customers.
What 4 Little Letters Can Tell You About Your Team

What 4 Little Letters Can Tell You About Your Team

There has a lot written about managing teams but perhaps entrepreneurs need to just focus on a simple assessment.
The People You'll Need to Run Your Staffing Service

The People You'll Need to Run Your Staffing Service

Employees are what the staffing industry is all about, so here's how to make sure you get good ones who'll help you grow your business.
Want to Get on Shark Tank? 8 Secrets From the Show's Casting Producer.

Want to Get on Shark Tank? 8 Secrets From the Show's Casting Producer.

Scott Salyers, the supervising casting producer for ABCÂ’s hit show, offers tips for pitching investors.
6 Ways to Learn to Radiate Charisma If You Don't Have It at First

6 Ways to Learn to Radiate Charisma If You Don't Have It at First

Here are the easy-to-implement suggestions of a formerly shy girl who's now a CEO coach.
Do Women Leaders Walk a Tightrope to Be Seen as Effective and Likable?

Do Women Leaders Walk a Tightrope to Be Seen as Effective and Likable?

Economist Sylvia Ann Hewlett's new book explains how the executive suite has eluded female managers.
Richard Branson: 'I've Met Some of My Closest Friends Through My Work'

Richard Branson: 'I've Met Some of My Closest Friends Through My Work'

We spend a lot of time at work, so why not turn professional relationships into real friendships?
3 Things You Must Do Before Becoming Your Own Boss

3 Things You Must Do Before Becoming Your Own Boss

Before deciding to go into business for yourself, take a deep look at your financial state and personality traits.
Steve Ballmer's Most Awkwardly Hilarious Moments

Steve Ballmer's Most Awkwardly Hilarious Moments

As he gets ready to buy the LA Clippers basketball team, a look back at the former Microsoft CEO's most unusual public antics.
3 Ways to Master the Hashtag

3 Ways to Master the Hashtag

#amIdoingthisright?
 Don't Let Your Big Personality Stand in the Way of the Startup's Success

Don't Let Your Big Personality Stand in the Way of the Startup's Success

Instead of delegating tasks and mentoring staff, some entrepreneurs forget to train. Innovation and success are stifled.
The Philosophical Guide to Turning Trials Into Triumph

The Philosophical Guide to Turning Trials Into Triumph

In this podcast, Lewis Howes chats with Ryan Holiday, author of 'The Obstacle Is the Way.'
5 Strategies for Communicating When You Don't Even Like to Talk

5 Strategies for Communicating When You Don't Even Like to Talk

It helps to be naturally outgoing when selling your great idea but introverts who learn their strengths and venture from their comfort zones need not shy away from success.
The Most Telling Sign That You Might Be an Entrepreneur

The Most Telling Sign That You Might Be an Entrepreneur

In this video, entrepreneur and online marketing expert John Rampton talks about the one surefire thing that could point to a person being a born entrepreneur.
Attention Entrepreneurs: Use Ignorance to Your Advantage

Attention Entrepreneurs: Use Ignorance to Your Advantage

A subtle but important trait of the most successful entrepreneurs is the ability to manage uncertainty and strategically problem solve.
The Qualities Employers Most Desire in Employees (Infographic)

The Qualities Employers Most Desire in Employees (Infographic)

A new study indicates personal drive is more important than specific skills.
How the Silicon Valley Entrepreneur Stereotype Is Killing Entrepreneurship

How the Silicon Valley Entrepreneur Stereotype Is Killing Entrepreneurship

If you're not a gregarious tech entrepreneur, are you an entrepreneur at all?
Do You Have What It Takes to Make It as an Entrepreneur?

Do You Have What It Takes to Make It as an Entrepreneur?

Everyone has ideas, but it takes a certain personality to successfully leave behind the security of a day job.
50 Signs You Might Be an Entrepreneur

50 Signs You Might Be an Entrepreneur

Peruse this list to find out if your temperament and traits indicate you're the type to mastermind a startup.

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