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Easily Diagnose and Treat Impostor Syndrome
Leadership Qualities

Easily Diagnose and Treat Impostor Syndrome

A serial entrepreneur reflects on the paradox of meeting success and needing to hide out. Have you ever felt like you were a fake or unworthy?
Kelsey Ramsden
Drop Out Like Zuckerberg? No. Learn to Be an Entrepreneur in School.
Education

Drop Out Like Zuckerberg? No. Learn to Be an Entrepreneur in School.

Here are eight ways to get a head start on your future competition while working your way to a degree.
Martin Zwilling
6 Skills Remarkable Leaders Execute Better
Leadership Qualities

6 Skills Remarkable Leaders Execute Better

To be an exceptional leader these days, you do not need a new set of characteristics. You simply need to execute the traditional ones at a higher level.
Peter Gasca
15 Free Online Learning Sites Every Entrepreneur Should Visit
Personal Improvement

15 Free Online Learning Sites Every Entrepreneur Should Visit

The best places you can go to learn more about marketing, entrepreneurship, business management and more.
Sujan Patel
The U.S. Postal Service Just Got a Side Hustle Delivering Groceries. Do You Have Another Gig?
Consulting

The U.S. Postal Service Just Got a Side Hustle Delivering Groceries. Do You Have Another Gig?

Leverage the skills you have into some side income. Teach a course. Do something you know.
Meiko Patton
10 Reasons to Hire Overqualified Candidates
Hiring

10 Reasons to Hire Overqualified Candidates

It's counterintuitive, but sometimes bringing on board a job seeker with more skills than required results in a win-win.
Heather R. Huhman
4 Steps to Navigate the Rough Waters of Information Overload
Startup Basics

4 Steps to Navigate the Rough Waters of Information Overload

The entrepreneurial realm offers an ocean of opportunity. However, with such opportunity also comes a propensity for confusion.
Jeff Boss
6 Critical Steps to Succeeding in an Untapped Industry
Business Circle

6 Critical Steps to Succeeding in an Untapped Industry

Pioneers in new fields and innovators face extra risks. Here's how to venture forth wisely.
Tim Maliyil
Finding Your Creative Element Takes Tenacity and Patience
Creativity

Finding Your Creative Element Takes Tenacity and Patience

Author and TED Fellow Ken Robinson says finding our element is essential, not only to success in life and business but to our higher purpose.
Bryan Elliott
The Seesaw of Social and Analytical Skills -- 5 Ways to Build Both
Managing Employees

The Seesaw of Social and Analytical Skills -- 5 Ways to Build Both

Having strong social and analytical skills is crucial for both leaders and their employees. They promote problem-solving ability and the ability to work together as a group.
Andre Lavoie
3 Leadership Traits That Transcend Skills and Experience
Leadership Qualities

3 Leadership Traits That Transcend Skills and Experience

Being a great leader does not require you to be the best at your job. Understanding these three attributes can help you manage your teams more effectively.
Peter Gasca
More Startups Are Cashing in on the Growing Worker Skills Gap
News and trends

More Startups Are Cashing in on the Growing Worker Skills Gap

Opportunity: The growing divide between prospering American workers and those falling further behind.
Kate Rogers
3 Hard Choices That Can Boost Your Odds of Startup Success
Success

3 Hard Choices That Can Boost Your Odds of Startup Success

When juggling all the risks, some entrepreneurs manage to come up winners. But it's not an easy game.
Peter S. Cohan
How to Prepare for the Future of Work
Trends

How to Prepare for the Future of Work

Employers can ready their companies and employees for the changes ahead in five critical ways.
Heather R. Huhman