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How to Make Your Conference Calls Run Flawlessly

How to Make Your Conference Calls Run Flawlessly

Without face-to-face contact, it’s difficult to manage the conversation, navigate complex issues or deal with difficult personalities in the group. The good news is there are specific techniques you can use to improve these calls.
Kickstarter Wrote a Computer Program For Its 'Lunch Roulette.' And Now It's Sharing the Code.

Kickstarter Wrote a Computer Program For Its 'Lunch Roulette.' And Now It's Sharing the Code.

The crowdfunding platform got organized and made its lunchtime team-building routine into a few lines of computer code.
Can Video Games in the Office Make Employees More Productive?

Can Video Games in the Office Make Employees More Productive?

Hip startup employees have been known to enjoy digital entertainment at work, but does it actually have a positive effect on employees?
10 Steps for Hiring Your Next Rock Star

10 Steps for Hiring Your Next Rock Star

The right person can help you launch your company to new heights. Is your hiring practice strategic, thorough and consistent?
Will Your Employees Say You're the Best Boss Ever?

Will Your Employees Say You're the Best Boss Ever?

How you can determine whether you demonstrate the proven best practices of great bosses.
The Science Behind Why Small Teams Work More Productively

The Science Behind Why Small Teams Work More Productively

A look inside Jeff Bezos’ two pizza rule and what you can learn from it.

How to Create a Fair and Equitable Partnership From Day One

Our expert lays out how to register your business venture when one partner is providing the majority of the start-up capital.
What Entrepreneurs Can Take Away From the Tour de France

What Entrepreneurs Can Take Away From the Tour de France

Beyond confronting grueling physical challenges, cyclists rely on a strategy and a large amount of teamwork. This is also true of business owners.
7 Tips for Hiring the Team Your Startup Needs to Succeed

7 Tips for Hiring the Team Your Startup Needs to Succeed

Finding top talent is hard, assembling top talent into a harmonious, effective team is harder still. Patience, instinct and humility help a lot.
The 5 Secret Ingredients Needed to Build a Great PR Team

The 5 Secret Ingredients Needed to Build a Great PR Team

Finding the right PR strategy for a business can be challenging, as not all company's needs are the same. Here we offer a few pointers on finding the ideal PR team for your business.
What 4 Little Letters Can Tell You About Your Team

What 4 Little Letters Can Tell You About Your Team

There has a lot written about managing teams but perhaps entrepreneurs need to just focus on a simple assessment.
4 Things to Consider When Making Your First Hires

4 Things to Consider When Making Your First Hires

Making the right decisions today will ensure your company's survival tomorrow.
In the Face of Sudden Tragedy, How This CEO Was Able to Rise Anew

In the Face of Sudden Tragedy, How This CEO Was Able to Rise Anew

Just three weeks after moving to Atlanta for her very first CEO role, JuE Wong's husband died of a heart attack. This is her remarkable story.
Finding the Right Team to Lead Your Startup to Success

Finding the Right Team to Lead Your Startup to Success

Every successful company has an equally successful team behind it. The first step is to build and foster a team that can drive your business to the next level.
Need to Privately Instant Message Your Entire Team at a Conference? Try This Slick App

Need to Privately Instant Message Your Entire Team at a Conference? Try This Slick App

Serial entrepreneur Scott Gerber says you need this free, ultra-convenient mobile messaging app to seamlessly keep in touch with large groups at events.
What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From The Upcoming World Cup

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From The Upcoming World Cup

Entrepreneurs and soccer players may have different types of goals. But they can both get there in similar fashion.
10 Insights on Building, Motivating and Managing an Exceptional Team

10 Insights on Building, Motivating and Managing an Exceptional Team

Is team building an art or a science? Fortunately, academic research on group dynamics sheds some much needed light on creating and motivating the perfect staff.
The Esquire Guy on Getting People to Embrace Your Next Big Idea

The Esquire Guy on Getting People to Embrace Your Next Big Idea

Presentation is important, people.
Know Thy Customer: 3 Tips for Success From a $285M Company

Know Thy Customer: 3 Tips for Success From a $285M Company

Understanding customers, defining a clear business purpose and building the right team is crucial to a startup's success.
5 Ways to Foster a Brighter Workplace Amid Summer's Glow

5 Ways to Foster a Brighter Workplace Amid Summer's Glow

Here's a roundup of fun ways to keep the startup team -- and entrepreneur types -- inspired.
To Be Results Focused, Stop Focusing On Results

To Be Results Focused, Stop Focusing On Results

Too often, entrepreneur and managers try to force profitably, resulting in little change to the bottom line. Instead, they should approach it organically.
Putting Together Your Social Media Team

Putting Together Your Social Media Team

When you're deciding just who you want to manage your online presence, these guidelines will help you choose wisely.
The Art of Having a Productive Argument

The Art of Having a Productive Argument

Learn to articulate what you want, spend time listening and try to understand the other side. And experiment with these seven steps.
6 Secret Weapons of Shy Entrepreneurs

6 Secret Weapons of Shy Entrepreneurs

Shyness doesn’t have to keep you from success. In some ways, it can work to your advantage.
The Balancing Act: Sharing Data Versus Guarding Trade Secrets

The Balancing Act: Sharing Data Versus Guarding Trade Secrets

Companies are grappling with how to foster collaboration inside and outside the organization while protecting proprietary information.

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