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You Don't Need Disruptive Technology to Be a Success, Iteration Works Too
Starting a Business

You Don't Need Disruptive Technology to Be a Success, Iteration Works Too

It can be tough selling a whole new concept, so consider following the lead of another company and making improvements.
Martin Zwilling
If You Want a Better Outcome, Take Better Actions
Success Strategies

If You Want a Better Outcome, Take Better Actions

There's only so much you can control, but it's how you act that usually determines your circumstances.
Matthew Toren
5 Things Your Business Must Stop Doing to Be Successful
Customer Service

5 Things Your Business Must Stop Doing to Be Successful

Valuing customers, trusting employees and staying focused on the vision are what we should be doing, or at least resume doing.
Thomas Oppong
Marissa Explains It All: 5 Motivating Quotes From Yahoo's CEO
Yahoo

Marissa Explains It All: 5 Motivating Quotes From Yahoo's CEO

Some insights and takeaways from Marissa Mayer on her two-year anniversary as chief executive.
Matthew Toren
4 Things Remarkable Startups Have In Common
Success Strategies

4 Things Remarkable Startups Have In Common

Great ideas are a dime a dozen. The startups that succeed focus on these four things.
Thomas Oppong
Why Early Adopters Will Win the Franchise Game
New technology

Why Early Adopters Will Win the Franchise Game

A 'don't-rock-the-boat' strategy is no longer an acceptable option.
There Is No Magic Formula for Small-Business Success -- Only This
Success Strategies

There Is No Magic Formula for Small-Business Success -- Only This

It takes hard work to get the best team players engaged in the right tasks and to resolve the inevitable conflicts.
Robert Reid
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
9 'Mindsets' You Need to Switch From Employee to Entrepreneur
Entrepreneur Mindset

9 'Mindsets' You Need to Switch From Employee to Entrepreneur

It's a jarring change from living on a paycheck to living on a dream. If you aren't willing think differently, better to keep your day job.
Maite Baron
6 Key Factors in Scoring a $1 Billion Valuation for Your Startup
Success Strategies

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.
Peter S. Cohan
What's Worth Chasing: Happiness Now or Happiness Later?
Happiness

What's Worth Chasing: Happiness Now or Happiness Later?

The pull between feeling good now and working toward a long-term reward can be exhausting. But it is possible to find balance, and sometimes, achieve both at once.
Laura Entis
Arianna Huffington Wants to Redefine Success. But Are We Ready to Listen?
Work-Life Balance

Arianna Huffington Wants to Redefine Success. But Are We Ready to Listen?

The founder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post is on a crusade to change the way we work. She has science on her side, but that may not be enough.
Laura Entis
When Passion Is a Pitfall and Seeking Bliss Is Bogus
Passion

When Passion Is a Pitfall and Seeking Bliss Is Bogus

A serial entrepreneur disspels the modern myth that locating the source of happiness is a pathway to profits.
Kelsey Ramsden
6 Tips From Kickstarter on How to Run a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign
Kickstarter

6 Tips From Kickstarter on How to Run a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

A roundup of useful tips and best practices for creating a campaign that meets or exceeds its funding goal.
Laura Entis