Strategy The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Strategy en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:35:00 GMT 6 Ways to Avoid Getting Screwed Getting screwed is part of the game, but it doesn't have to happen as often as it does. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:35:00 GMT Jason Saltzman Why These 3 Once Thriving Franchises Have Fallen on Hard Times What went wrong, and can they survive? Wed, 06 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT Jason Daley Scrabble Updates Its Dictionary for the First Time in a Decade, Adding 5,000 Words New admissions include words like 'texter,' 'funplex,' 'bromance' and 'selfie,' but Scrabble fanatics are most excited about the inclusion of four two-letter words. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 15:57:00 GMT Laura Entis 10 Steps to Quality CEO Decision-Making The buck shouldn't always stop with the CEO but, when it does, there are practical ways to come to the best decision. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:00:00 GMT Joel Trammell 3 Questions Every Business Owner Needs to Ask Themselves In July With summer in full swing and the start of the third quarter, it's time to take an honest look at your progress. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 19:30:00 GMT Matthew Toren 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 Winning is Simpler When You Don't Complicate Things If you're not getting the results you want and feel like your business is in a slump, you've probably just gotten away from your fundamentals. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 17:30:00 GMT John Brubaker 6 Key Factors in Scoring a $1 Billion Valuation for Your Startup The team and the market were ranked as most important keys, according to representatives of six companies that made it. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT Peter S. Cohan 4 Things to Consider When Making Your First Hires Making the right decisions today will ensure your company's survival tomorrow. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:00:00 GMT John Bradley 10 Things Real Leaders Do Leaders lead. Followers follow. ItÂ’s not complicated. You're either one or the other. Which are you? Wed, 18 Jun 2014 13:30:00 GMT Steve Tobak A Leadership Lesson From Eisenhower's Stoic Reversal at D-Day Remember the obstacle or the rival is only as strong as your perception lets it be. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:00:00 GMT Ryan Holiday How to Know When to Change Direction There's something to be said for stick-with-it-ness, but most entrepreneurs stick with flawed ideas and plans way longer than they should. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 12:30:00 GMT Steve Tobak How Successful Entrepreneurs Confront Failure It's best to acknowledge and embrace failure. But how can we stay motivated during the process? Mon, 02 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT Tanya Benedicto Klich To Stay Afloat, Focus on the Next Wave To make it in the world of startups, entrepreneurs just can't focus on the day-to-day tasks of running a business. They need to always be thinking about the future. Mon, 19 May 2014 15:30:00 GMT Dorie Clark 3 Apps That Stand Out in Crowded Categories There are millions of apps available. This trio broke out of the fray and earned loyal followings. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 19:30:00 GMT Rahul Varshneya Richard Branson on Developing a Vision for Your Company While your goals may change, a key element should connect all your enterprises. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 14:30:00 GMT Richard Branson Why Entrepreneurs Should Plan for Failure, Not Success Being practical and thoughtful about all of the possibilities and worst-case scenarios prompts allows firm to progress. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 17:00:00 GMT Jerry Jao The Tool Your Nonprofit Needs the Most After your nonprofit is up and running, a strategic plan will help you keep it in business and moving forward. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:30:00 GMT Entrepreneur Bookstore 6 Things You Must Do 36 Months Before Your IPO If you wait till the last minute, the public offering will disrupt your business. And if that happens, what's the point? Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:30:00 GMT Peter S. Cohan 5 Negotiation Tactics You Can Learn From Kids There's a reason why kids eat their vegetables, and you can apply it to business. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 19:30:00 GMT Offir Gutelzon