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7 Ways to Unlock Your Company's Creative Juices
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7 Ways to Unlock Your Company's Creative Juices

If entrepreneurial companies are to thrive, then creativity has to become a major component of their DNA.
Maite Baron
With a Little Focus You Can Turn Workplace Distractions to Your Advantage
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With a Little Focus You Can Turn Workplace Distractions to Your Advantage

People and technology will always tug at your attention. Dealing with it constructively is far more productive than wishing nothing competed for your focus.
Matt Straz
Unleash the Full Power of the Email Auto-Reply
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Unleash the Full Power of the Email Auto-Reply

Tap this shortcut's messaging potential. In concise prose, you can convey a lot about why people choose to do business with you.
Karen Lachtanski
Harvard Professor Crafts $50 Standing Desk That Can Fold Into Your Laptop Bag
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Harvard Professor Crafts $50 Standing Desk That Can Fold Into Your Laptop Bag

The StandStand has nearly quadrupled its Kickstarter goal of $15,000 with two weeks to spare.
Geoff Weiss
10 Affordable Tools to Help Online Entrepreneurs Succeed
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10 Affordable Tools to Help Online Entrepreneurs Succeed

These applications help improve productivity and streamline certain aspects of business.
Jonathan Long
4 Ways to Max Out the 40-Hour Workweek
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4 Ways to Max Out the 40-Hour Workweek

To help people crack the code for how to create an efficient and impactful 40-hour workweek, here are four methods to set a course for successfully working smarter, not harder.
Craig Cincotta
Now Evernote Wants to Help Organize Your Physical Life, Too
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Now Evernote Wants to Help Organize Your Physical Life, Too

During its annual developer conference, Evernote launched a new line of desktop furniture.
Emily Price
3 Ways to Milk the Internet for All It's Worth
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3 Ways to Milk the Internet for All It's Worth

The giant firms of the web offer lots of services, some even for free. Learn how to maximize the benefits to bolster your startup.
Rene Reinsberg
6 Apps to Help Reclaim Your Personal Life
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6 Apps to Help Reclaim Your Personal Life

Balancing your business and personal life is one of the biggest challenges entrepreneurs face, but it's far from impossible. Here are six apps to get you started.
Phil Dumontet
10 Ways to Put Your Retired iPhone to Work
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10 Ways to Put Your Retired iPhone to Work

With about 10 million new iPhone 6s ordered, a whole lot of old iPhones are destined for the scrap heap. Here's how you can put your old phone to good use.
3 TED Talks That Will Convince You to Get More Sleep
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3 TED Talks That Will Convince You to Get More Sleep

Not getting enough sleep? Sleep on these three eye-opening TED Talks about shuteye and discover the secrets to sleeping your way to the top (literally).
Kim Lachance Shandrow
8 Ways for the Entrepreneurial Road Warrior to Travel Smarter
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8 Ways for the Entrepreneurial Road Warrior to Travel Smarter

Does business take you away from home often? Navigate the tumult of constant life in transit in comfort.
Jeff Shore
The One Question Successful Business Owners Always Ask Themselves
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The One Question Successful Business Owners Always Ask Themselves

Learn this essential way to focus your efforts for the management challenges ahead.
Gene Marks
Steve Blank: 'Entrepreneurship is a Calling, Not a Job.'
If I Knew Then

Steve Blank: 'Entrepreneurship is a Calling, Not a Job.'

For our 'If I Knew Then, What I Know Now' series, serial entrepreneur Steve Blank discusses the importance of following your passion, the importance of family and the legacy he hopes to leave behind for future entrepreneurs.
Nina Zipkin