Solutions The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Solutions en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 26 Sep 2014 19:00:00 GMT Defining Problems: The Most Important Business Skill You’ve Never Been Taught Fundamental critical thinking is essential in business, and life, but is seldom seen on a college curriculum. Happily, it's something you can figure out. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 19:00:00 GMT Michael Cooper 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 Declutter Your Office by Updating Your Personal Tech It's time to get your spring cleaning on. Sat, 10 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT Lana Bortolot With $6.4 Million in New Funding, This 3-D Printed Insole Maker Is Looking Hot 3-D printing’s power lies not in its ability to create novelty items, but to lower the cost of customization. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:00:00 GMT Laura Entis Petrified of Public Speaking? Keep These Tips and Your Audience's Fears in Mind Learn to vanquish the anxiety that arises before a presentation. Provide valuable real-life examples and don't forget the takeaway points. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 20:00:00 GMT Rebekah Epstein Read This Before Your Next Hard Conversation Great communication requires courage to say what needs to be said. We outline the strategies for the tough talks you want to avoid. Wed, 29 Jan 2014 14:00:00 GMT Judith E. Glaser 10 Tips to be a Proficient Telecommuter Working from home can be great -- if you know what you're doing. Mon, 27 Jan 2014 15:00:00 GMT Drew Hendricks This 24-Hour On-Demand Ice Machine Is a Game Changer A newcomer to the Franchise 500, IceBorn boasts a proprietary system that can be controlled and monitored by franchisees remotely via a smartphone. Sun, 19 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT Jason Daley Is it Time to Give Up? How to Know for Sure. You’ve worked hard, but it might be time to take what you’ve learned and use those lessons to fuel a new project. Our experts explain how to take stock of the situation. Wed, 08 Jan 2014 13:00:00 GMT Amy S. Choi To Boost Innovation, Reboot Your Conversations Your staffers have great ideas to improve your company that they aren’t sharing with you. Tweak how you communicate to ensure the trust and collaboration needed for innovation. Wed, 18 Dec 2013 14:00:00 GMT Judith E. Glaser Your Blog's Secret Weapon: Old Content Some useful ideas for maximizing the value of the content that already exists on your website. Wed, 11 Dec 2013 11:00:00 GMT Eric Siu Simple Solutions for Better In-Office Parties For a fun, morale boosting office party, keep these tips in mind. Mon, 02 Dec 2013 15:00:00 GMT Margaret Littman 3 Apps to Help You Plan a Super-Fun Office Holiday Party These iPhone and iPad apps can assist you in organizing the perfect workplace party this holiday season. Mon, 02 Dec 2013 15:00:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Raise Your Conversational IQ These conversational scenarios will help you have mindful communication that furthers personal and business relationships. Mon, 25 Nov 2013 17:00:00 GMT Judith E. Glaser Overwhelmed by Applicants, a Restaurant Turns to a Niche Job Site After a mediocre experience with Craiglist, a French-Californian restaurant posts an ad on PoachedJobs (a job site for food and beverage industries) and achieves stellar results. Thu, 21 Nov 2013 17:30:00 GMT John Patrick Pullen When Is It Appropriate to Ask for a Favor? Building deep referral relationships is almost completely dependent upon the social capital you have built with someone. Wed, 20 Nov 2013 12:30:00 GMT Ivan Misner 5 Must-Know Public Speaking Tips for Introverts Your fear of public speaking can hold you back. Try these tips to make it less intimidating. Tue, 19 Nov 2013 15:00:00 GMT Lindsay LaVine 10 Questions to Ask When Measuring Your Social Media ROI Expert advice on how to gauge the success of your social media marketing efforts. Mon, 18 Nov 2013 13:00:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Promoting Your Business Through Personal Posts Branding guru Jason Seiden pushes for social media with a work-life blend. Fri, 15 Nov 2013 17:00:00 GMT Lambeth Hochwald Hiring: Why the Most Skilled Candidate Isn't Always the Right Candidate Smart hiring looks beyond skillsets to find someone who will work well with your team and your workflow. These 4 tips will help you look beyond the resume. Fri, 15 Nov 2013 12:30:00 GMT Mark Feffer