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Why Fear Is Your Ally in Business
Fear

Why Fear Is Your Ally in Business

Use this burst of emotion as a guide to focus your awareness, prepare strategically and execute tasks expertly.
Karima Mariama-Arthur
Richard Branson on Envisioning Your Business's Future
Planning

Richard Branson on Envisioning Your Business's Future

It's easy to get lost in the here and now, but planning for what comes next is crucial to your business's success.
Richard Branson
5 Surefire Ways to Double Your Workday Productivity
Personal Development

5 Surefire Ways to Double Your Workday Productivity

The person at work who gets the most done isn't superhuman, just super well planned.
Sean Kelly
4 Steps to Successful Execution of a Strategy
Strategy

4 Steps to Successful Execution of a Strategy

An entrepreneur's best-laid plans can go awry if there's not careful followup. Here's a framework for giving your startup a greater chance at prevailing.
Jesse Torres
How Fortune 500 Leaders Spend Every Minute of the Day (Infographic)
Productivity

How Fortune 500 Leaders Spend Every Minute of the Day (Infographic)

The heads of some of America's biggest companies divulge their personal and work habits.
John Rampton
Feel Dumb Asking for Advice? You'll Actually Appear More Competent.
Advice

Feel Dumb Asking for Advice? You'll Actually Appear More Competent.

New research reveals that while we're all scared asking for advice will make us look like incompetent fools, it actually has the opposite effect.
Laura Entis
What Bouncing Back From 3 Lost Super Bowls Taught Me About Celebrating Failure
Failure

What Bouncing Back From 3 Lost Super Bowls Taught Me About Celebrating Failure

An entrepreneur who avoids risk for fear of failure is far worse off than an entrepreneur who fails, learns and tries again.
Fran Tarkenton
6 Ways to Avoid Getting Screwed
Alleynyc

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.
Jason Saltzman
Why These 3 Once Thriving Franchises Have Fallen on Hard Times
Franchise

Why These 3 Once Thriving Franchises Have Fallen on Hard Times

What went wrong, and can they survive?
Scrabble Updates Its Dictionary for the First Time in a Decade, Adding 5,000 Words
Scrabble

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.
Laura Entis
10 Steps to Quality CEO Decision-Making
Winning Strategies

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.
Joel Trammell
3 Questions Every Business Owner Needs to Ask Themselves In July
Business Plans

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.
Matthew Toren
Use Entrepreneurship to Reinvent Yourself
Reinvention

Use Entrepreneurship to Reinvent Yourself

A serial entrepreneur discusses how to use a startup as a vehicle for breaking into new fields.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Winning is Simpler When You Don't Complicate Things
Growth Strategies

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.
John Brubaker