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4 Goals Every Small-Business Owner Should Set in 2015
Business Planning

4 Goals Every Small-Business Owner Should Set in 2015

Here are some easy changes entrepreneurs can make for a more productive year ahead.
Sabrina Parsons
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Stop Thinking Long Term. Execute Strategy 90 Days at a Time.
Goals

Stop Thinking Long Term. Execute Strategy 90 Days at a Time.

Taking on bite-size goals makes it more likely that leaders -- and employees -- will remember them.
Jim Alampi
4 Questions to Ask Before Doing a National Product Rollout
Expansion

4 Questions to Ask Before Doing a National Product Rollout

A successful national rollout is achievable -- it just requires a little planning.
Jason Kulpa
Adopt 4 Tactics to Turn 2015 Into a Launchpad for Productivity
Efficiency

Adopt 4 Tactics to Turn 2015 Into a Launchpad for Productivity

Elite performers -- whether fighter pilots, actors or athletes -- spend time visualizing processes, ticking off items on checklists and predicting obstacles, all in their mind.
Geoff Mcqueen
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5 Secrets to Managing Your Business While Traveling
Business Travel

5 Secrets to Managing Your Business While Traveling

An experienced road warrior and author of the just-updated "How to Travel the World on $50 a Day" suggests that planning ahead is key.
Matthew Kepnes
A 3-Step Beginner's Guide to Social-Media Marketing
Social Media Marketing

A 3-Step Beginner's Guide to Social-Media Marketing

So you can create a Facebook post -- congratulations! However, that isn't social-media marketing.
Matthew Toren
8 Gifts Entrepreneurs Should Give Themselves This Holiday Season
Holidays

8 Gifts Entrepreneurs Should Give Themselves This Holiday Season

Mind you, these aren't gifts you have to purchase -- so you have no excuses not to try to enjoy them.
Stephen Key
4 Steps to the Most Productive 15 Minutes of Your Day
Productivity

4 Steps to the Most Productive 15 Minutes of Your Day

It is amazing how busy one can feel without being actually productive. It all depends on one word: intentionality.
Jeff Shore
What Your Flaky Behavior Is Really Telling People
Problem Behaviors

What Your Flaky Behavior Is Really Telling People

It's important to effectively manage your time and schedule, at least if you don't want to burn dozens of bridges.
Adam Callinan
4 Tips to Optimize Your Time as an Entrepreneur
Time Management

4 Tips to Optimize Your Time as an Entrepreneur

The secret lies not in juggling opposing priorities but in planning ahead to have the minutes and hours to spend how you wish.
Jeff Margolis
3 Marketing Tactics to Avoid Next Year
Marketing

3 Marketing Tactics to Avoid Next Year

Here instead are some worthy approaches to take for your promotional efforts in 2015.
Renee Yeager
The Key to Every Successful Business is Agility
Success Strategies

The Key to Every Successful Business is Agility

Companies, especially startups, die as a result of complacency. There are four things winners do better.
Christopher Worley
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Even With 20 Years in Tech I Learned These Lessons as a First-Time CEO
Lessons

Even With 20 Years in Tech I Learned These Lessons as a First-Time CEO

Being the boss is a constant paradox. You're responsible for everything but control a lot less than most people realize.
Gary Nakamura
How to Write a Blog Post in Just 30 Minutes
Writing

How to Write a Blog Post in Just 30 Minutes

Don't let another author commitment sneak up on you. Here's how to chart out assignments to make them manageable and to tackle them in bite-size pieces.
Mel Carson