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3 Mental Strategies That Can Get You Past a Business Failure Fast
Leadership

3 Mental Strategies That Can Get You Past a Business Failure Fast

If you can master these three key actions, you can get past any failure and move toward success.
Jeremy Bloom
20 Lists Every Entrepreneur Should Create
Startup Basics

20 Lists Every Entrepreneur Should Create

There is absolutely no way a leader can succeed without obsessively maintaining lists of resources and projects.
Andrew Cohen
The 4 Resources Every Professional Needs to Succeed
Success

The 4 Resources Every Professional Needs to Succeed

Careers, presuming a dollop of luck, are shaped by the relationships we build, skills we learn, our character and how hard we're willing to work.
Tor Constantino
3 Vital Things to Consider Before Starting a Business
Starting a Business

3 Vital Things to Consider Before Starting a Business

So you have the qualities needed to be an entrepreneur. But before you charge headlong into your own venture, think these issues through.
Doug and Polly White
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For the Most Productive Workplace, Assign Employees the Work They Do Best
Employee Training

For the Most Productive Workplace, Assign Employees the Work They Do Best

Researchers are finding managers get much more from employees by playing to their strengths than trying to bolster their weaknesses.
Heather R. Huhman
10 Tips for Women to Improve Their Persuasion Skills
Persuasion

10 Tips for Women to Improve Their Persuasion Skills

Persuasion propels a leader forward. The good news: Persuasion is a major strength for women.
Yvonne Gu
7 Strategies for Kicking Your Startup Into High Gear
Growth Strategies

7 Strategies for Kicking Your Startup Into High Gear

McKinsey's Seven Ss framework can help you transform your venture to achieve faster growth.
Peter S. Cohan
The 5 Non-Technical Skills Any Great Developer Needs in Order to Advance
Skills

The 5 Non-Technical Skills Any Great Developer Needs in Order to Advance

It takes more than just technical skills to move up the ranks as a software developer.
Jeremy Johnson
The One Trait All Successful Entrepreneurs Have
Skills

The One Trait All Successful Entrepreneurs Have

This quality is what separates true entrepreneurial types from the pack.
Jeremy Johnson
American Millennials Among the World's Least Skilled, Report Says
Millennials

American Millennials Among the World's Least Skilled, Report Says

Surprised? So were the researchers who tested and compared workers in 23 countries.
Anne Fisher
The Fastest Way to the Top? Work at a Startup.
Working at a Startup

The Fastest Way to the Top? Work at a Startup.

You could learn a lot by working your way to the top of a well-established company, but who has time for that?
Stephen Key
How to Develop the Soft Skills of the Successful Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurship

How to Develop the Soft Skills of the Successful Entrepreneur

Can entrepreneurship be taught? Some of it. More importantly, though, are the skills than need to be fostered.
Lindsay Broder
Americans Rank This as the No. 1 Skill to Get Ahead in Life
Communication

Americans Rank This as the No. 1 Skill to Get Ahead in Life

The most important skill for children to get ahead in the world today isn't reading, math or science, according to a new survey.
Laura Entis
The Hidden Power of Mastering the Fundamentals
Personal Improvement

The Hidden Power of Mastering the Fundamentals

Take it from football great Vince Lombardi.
James Clear