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The Magical Number That Will Amplify Your Next Presentation
Leadership

The Magical Number That Will Amplify Your Next Presentation

Many of the most persuasive TED Talks are packed with trios. You should follow the speakers' lead.
Carmine Gallo
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An Oft Unspoken Key to Success: Put Aside Your Ego and Be Vulnerable
Leadership

An Oft Unspoken Key to Success: Put Aside Your Ego and Be Vulnerable

Adam Braun, the founder of Pencils of Promise, talks about how he had to confront his biggest fear in order to grow his operation in his new book, ‘The Promise of a Pencil: How an Ordinary Person Can Create Extraordinary Change.'
Catherine Clifford
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The Secret Entrepreneurial Lessons of a Liberal Arts Education
Leadership

The Secret Entrepreneurial Lessons of a Liberal Arts Education

It turns out, the basic college degree is worth more than it seems.
Steve VanderVeen
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Why TED Talks Are Impossible to Resist
Leadership

Why TED Talks Are Impossible to Resist

If your presentations have 'emotionally-charged events,' your message will stick with your audience.
Carmine Gallo
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Turning the 'Challenges' of Being a Woman in Tech Into Opportunities
Leadership

Turning the 'Challenges' of Being a Woman in Tech Into Opportunities

Contrary to what is often portrayed in the media, being a woman entrepreneur in the tech community has its perks. Here are a few lessons I have learned about how to capitalize on being a female entrepreneur.
Deena Varshavskaya
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Do as Successful Thought Leaders Do
Leadership

Do as Successful Thought Leaders Do

Looking to lead your industry this year? Take a page from the book of the most influential thinkers to expand your thinking and engage others.
Denise Brosseau
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When to Say No to Venture Capital
Leadership

When to Say No to Venture Capital

Instead of seeking financing, Ryan Smith spent four years bootstrapping to get his company off the ground. Here's why.
Michelle Goodman
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Is Codependency Hurting the Way You Lead Your Company?
Leadership

Is Codependency Hurting the Way You Lead Your Company?

For the sake of moral or team-building, we often let problems slide. But that attitude only causes more issues down the line.
Sandi Krakowski
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Why Leaders Are Great Storytellers
Leadership

Why Leaders Are Great Storytellers

Tap into the enduring power of storytelling to get your message across.
Denise Brosseau
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Transparency: How Whole Foods Is Doing It Right (And You Can, Too)
Leadership

Transparency: How Whole Foods Is Doing It Right (And You Can, Too)

With transparency gaining steam, entrepreneurs should consider jumping on the bandwagon. The founders of ethical-fashion startup Zady share advice on how to do so.
Maxine Bédat and Soraya Darabi
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Instincts, Not Data, Will Push You Forward in 2014
Leadership

Instincts, Not Data, Will Push You Forward in 2014

Here are three reasons why marketing officers should think of people first.
Ian Lurie
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Find People Who Actually Support Your Creativity and Other Must-Read Business Tips
Growth Strategies

Find People Who Actually Support Your Creativity and Other Must-Read Business Tips

A look at how to persevere in your creativity, why you should give your employees a pay bump and more advice for business owners.
Brian Patrick Eha
6 Characteristics Great Thought Leaders Share
Leadership

6 Characteristics Great Thought Leaders Share

Looking to lead your industry? Find out if you have what it takes.
Denise Brosseau
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Advice From Barbara Corcoran to Marc Ecko: Entrepreneur's Hottest Videos of 2013
Starting a Business

Advice From Barbara Corcoran to Marc Ecko: Entrepreneur's Hottest Videos of 2013

Here, we count down our most-viewed videos from the last 12 months.
Jason Fell