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3 Steps for Getting Over Your Fears of Starting a Freelance Business
Freelancers

3 Steps for Getting Over Your Fears of Starting a Freelance Business

Selling your skills directly to customers instead of an employer is scary, until you remember you are already paid for what you know how to do.
Daniel DiPiazza
3 Qualities Every Successful Entrepreneur Must Have
Leadership Qualities

3 Qualities Every Successful Entrepreneur Must Have

These are the keys to success in small business, but they are important attributes no matter what your endeavor.
Doug and Polly White
Here's How to Get Liam Neeson to Endorse You on LinkedIn (Yes, Really.)
Linkedin

Here's How to Get Liam Neeson to Endorse You on LinkedIn (Yes, Really.)

To promote his new film 'Taken 3,' the actor will endorse one LinkedIn member's 'particular set of skills.'
Laura Entis
7 Ways to Bridge the Boomer-Millennial Gap
Millennials

7 Ways to Bridge the Boomer-Millennial Gap

Managers might encourage more intergenerational cooperation by trying some of these activities.
Todd Berger
4 Things Older Entrepreneurs Must do to Stay in the Game
Baby Boomers

4 Things Older Entrepreneurs Must do to Stay in the Game

Your future is bleak if you can't share your wisdom in a tweet.
Richard Lieberman
How to Avoid Becoming a Victim of Ageism
Older Workers

How to Avoid Becoming a Victim of Ageism

No matter how old you are, as long as your skills are relevant in today's workforce, you should be safe.
Deborah Mitchell
What You Need to Do to Make a Midlife Career Change
Career Change

What You Need to Do to Make a Midlife Career Change

Whether the decision was your own or not, keep these things in mind as you carve a new path.
Deborah Mitchell
The 7 Attributes of People Who Get Things Done
Productivity

The 7 Attributes of People Who Get Things Done

As a leader, you want these go-getters on your team. As an employee, you should aspire to be like them.
Martin Zwilling
You're Never Too Old for an Internship
Internships

You're Never Too Old for an Internship

Whether you were recently let go from your job, or simply looking for a change, an internship later in life has three big benefits.
Deborah Mitchell
6 Tips to Help Your Company Hire More Veterans
Hiring

6 Tips to Help Your Company Hire More Veterans

It takes work and effort to create a successful hiring program for servicepeople, but the rewards to your company can be exponential.
Michael Vecchio and Krista Williams
7 Qualities the Army Instilled in Me That Helped Me Launch a Business
Veterans

7 Qualities the Army Instilled in Me That Helped Me Launch a Business

Veterans possess these skills that help them excel in entrepreneur or employee roles.
Tabatha Turman
7 Things Confident Entrepreneurs Never Do
Success Strategies

7 Things Confident Entrepreneurs Never Do

If you want to be successful, you have to bleed confidence and avoid these behaviors.
Sujan Patel
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