Skills The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Skills en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 11 Sep 2014 22:00:00 GMT How to Increase Your Impact While Reducing Your Effort Do a skills inventory. Ask others for feedback. Why wait to realize your hidden potential when you can uncover your hidden talents now? Thu, 11 Sep 2014 22:00:00 GMT Kelly Studer The 4 E's of Exceptional Entrepreneurship The hardest part about being an entrepreneur isn’t coming up with the next genius idea, it's getting it out there. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:30:00 GMT Jeff Boss 3 Entrepreneurial Skills Inmates Perfect The experiences of prisoners serve as an extreme, stark example of those of startup founders. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:00:00 GMT Andrew Medal Businesses Bet Big on Teaching People to Code New companies are cropping up to meet the demand for software developers and programmers. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:00:00 GMT Katrina Bishop Teach Yourself Coding on Your Own Time With These Resources Learning the language of computers is an incredibly useful skill for entrepreneurs to have. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 18:30:00 GMT Peter Gasca Whether You're Starting a Business or Not, It Pays to Think Like an Entrepreneur Applying these eight skills will differentiate you from a crowded and competitive workforce and prepare you if you do start a venture. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:00:00 GMT Peter Gasca 5 Skills Every Successful Entrepreneur Must Master Whether you’re already great at the following practices or could use a few pointers, these are the areas you should focus on. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 15:30:00 GMT Jayson DeMers Coax the Right Tech Nerd to Partner With at Your Startup If you have business savvy but lack technical skills, bring in a technologist to strengthen your leadership. Fri, 08 Aug 2014 19:30:00 GMT Martin Zwilling The 4 Surprisingly Simple Words That Could Guarantee Your Success Instead of trying to do too much, people should focus on only fostering a few skill sets. Thu, 07 Aug 2014 15:30:00 GMT Thomas Oppong 10 Habits of Highly Successful Future Franchisees Just because you own a franchise, a business with proven systems and tested procedures, doesn’t mean you can kick back and chillax. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 19:00:00 GMT Joel Libava New Study Dismantles Malcolm Gladwell's 10,000 Hour Rule The principle that 10,000 hours of 'deliberate practice' are needed to become world-class in any field may not be what it seems. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 14:50:00 GMT Drake Baer How the 'Digital Skills Gap' Bleeds $1.3 Trillion a Year From US Businesses Many American workers, young and old, admit they often are not proficient with technology. Employers seem slower to grasp the problem. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 10:30:00 GMT Jeff Fernandez Use Entrepreneurship to Reinvent Yourself A serial entrepreneur discusses how to use a startup as a vehicle for breaking into new fields. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 17:00:00 GMT Tanya Benedicto Klich What Entrepreneurs Can Take Away From the Tour de France Beyond confronting grueling physical challenges, cyclists rely on a strategy and a large amount of teamwork. This is also true of business owners. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 16:30:00 GMT Scott Eisen Looking to Hire a Manager? Read These 4 Tips First. Hiring a manager is about finding someone who can lead and set the tone for your employees. These tips can help your search. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT Ryan Himmel The 10 Unique Soft Skills Employers Desire in New Hires Companies have a hard time finding candidates with communication skills, a positive attitude and the ability to work on a team. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 21:30:00 GMT Heather R. Huhman 3 Key Players to Help Your Launch Team Soar Because a founder can't possibly possess every skill, recruiting these individuals can help make your business hum. Mon, 16 Jun 2014 21:30:00 GMT Nathan Resnick Modern Marketers Need to Speak 'Engineer' Creativity is still necessary, but the skills to access data and track campaigns are now a must. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT Kevin Buckby Could GE's Winning 4-Point People Strategy Work for Your Venture? Your startup is not a conglomerate (yet), but this manufacturing firm can teach you how to manage your talent. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 17:30:00 GMT Peter S. Cohan The Case for Updating the Hiring Process Hiring platform Smarterer wants employers to ditch the resumes and evaluate job candidates through assessment tests. Wed, 21 May 2014 11:00:00 GMT Jason Ankeny