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How to Get Former Employers and Co-Workers to Invest in Your Startup

How to Get Former Employers and Co-Workers to Invest in Your Startup

Three tips to keep in mind when asking people who once managed or worked with you for money.
4 Tips to Go Further, Faster with Strategic Partnerships

4 Tips to Go Further, Faster with Strategic Partnerships

If done correctly, partnerships can help your startup gain credibility and distribution.
How to Build Your Network Like a Super Connector

How to Build Your Network Like a Super Connector

Enlarging the circle of potential clients, partners and mentors is a challenge for those not born minglers, but it's possible.
3 Strategies for Dealing With Toxic People

3 Strategies for Dealing With Toxic People

Unfortunately, you can't change them. But you can change the way you interact with them.
This Is Your Brain on Power

This Is Your Brain on Power

There's evidence that power actually changes the way the brain sees others, decreasing recognition of others' concerns.
My Biggest Mistake: Trusting the Wrong People

My Biggest Mistake: Trusting the Wrong People

Often entrepreneurs are anxious to get their startup up and running but not taking the time to make sure all the ducks are all lined up can cause a major headache down the road.
5 Lies That Come Out of Entrepreneurs' Mouths

5 Lies That Come Out of Entrepreneurs' Mouths

You may not think so, but falsehoods are a part of doing business.
An Exercise in Compromise: How to Agree to Disagree

An Exercise in Compromise: How to Agree to Disagree

A healthy corporate culture ultimately hinges upon a leader's ability to make diplomatic compromises.
If You Run a Company Together, What Happens When You Divorce?

If You Run a Company Together, What Happens When You Divorce?

Wevorce cofounder Michelle Crosby shares tips on doing the unthinkable: divorcing your business partner.
Make Genuine Connections at Work, and Success Will Follow

Make Genuine Connections at Work, and Success Will Follow

Here are five ways to better connect with your team members.
Facebook Gives Advertisers a Way to Target by Relationship Status

Facebook Gives Advertisers a Way to Target by Relationship Status

Advertisers will now be able to search for specific audiences, including those who have recently updated their relationship statuses.
Starting Up? 4 Ways to Turn Your Former Employer Into an Ally.

Starting Up? 4 Ways to Turn Your Former Employer Into an Ally.

Quitting your job to launch your own business can be a hard pill for your company to swallow, particularly if your company is in the same industry. Here's some advice.
Site Says, 'Make Me a Match: I'll Pay You.'

Site Says, 'Make Me a Match: I'll Pay You.'

New site hopes paying amateur matchmakers will set it apart in a crowded market.
3 Popular Culture Office Romances: Appropriate or Not?

3 Popular Culture Office Romances: Appropriate or Not?

Would these workplace flings get HR approval? Evren Esen of the Society for Human Research Management weighs in.
Surviving to Thriving: Why Entrepreneurs Need to Take a Break

Surviving to Thriving: Why Entrepreneurs Need to Take a Break

While entrepreneurs have helped our economy climb out of the Great Recession with their 'can do' attitude and strong work ethic, they may need to take a break to continue their innovative streak and perseverance.
The 7 Easiest Ways to Insult Important People

The 7 Easiest Ways to Insult Important People

We live in an increasingly thin-skinned world, and some of the most successful people are the worst offenders. Here's how to avoid getting on their bad sides.
3 Situations When You Should Shut Your Mouth

3 Situations When You Should Shut Your Mouth

While entrepreneurs could babble on and on about their endeavor and how much they accomplished, sometimes it pays to just listen to others.
Time for a Talk: Don't Let Your Phone Be a Selfish Boyfriend (or Girlfriend)

Time for a Talk: Don't Let Your Phone Be a Selfish Boyfriend (or Girlfriend)

Trying to keep up with technology is like trying to earn love from a person who doesnÂ’t know how to love.
After-Hour Client Calls: How Late Is Too Late?

After-Hour Client Calls: How Late Is Too Late?

When work-related emergencies arise late at night, knowing whether to contact your colleagues or clients can make or break business relationships. Here are some guidelines to keep in mind.
How to Shut Down Your Struggling Startup

How to Shut Down Your Struggling Startup

A failed business venture is practically a rite of passage. But rather than simply imploding, bowing out with gratitude and grace can help set the stage for future success.
The Positive Power of Saying 'No'

The Positive Power of Saying 'No'

It can be tough to decline opportunities, but in many cases it can lead to good results.
4 Tips for Being a Balanced Entrepreneur -- At Work and at Home

4 Tips for Being a Balanced Entrepreneur -- At Work and at Home

Putting your heart and soul into a startup is what entrepreneurs do. But being awesome doesn't stop when you come home. Here are some suggestions for finding the right balance.
The Key to Success? Relationships.

The Key to Success? Relationships.

Building real relationships with real people in the real world is the only way to make you successful.
Resolve Differences and Keep Everyone (Sort of) Happy

Resolve Differences and Keep Everyone (Sort of) Happy

When things get heated, these four tips can help you and your staff deal with conflict.

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