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How to Win Every Day
Leadership

How to Win Every Day

In business, when we define the win as one outcome -- a sale, an innovation, or reaching a quarterly goal -- we're limiting ourselves.
Jason Forrest
The Fastest Way to the Top? Work at a Startup.
Working at a Startup

The Fastest Way to the Top? Work at a Startup.

You could learn a lot by working your way to the top of a well-established company, but who has time for that?
Stephen Key
Create a Corporate Mentoring Program and You May Reap the Benefits
Mentoring

Create a Corporate Mentoring Program and You May Reap the Benefits

The benefits of having experienced employees train those with less expertise are many.
Heather R. Huhman
Exploring a Franchise Opportunity? 5 Key Questions to Ask.
Buying a Franchise

Exploring a Franchise Opportunity? 5 Key Questions to Ask.

Embarking on this discovery process will let you check out the business model even as you, the franchisee, are being vetted.
Anna Wilds
The One Question All Businesses Must Ask About Protecting Trade Secrets
Trade Secrets

The One Question All Businesses Must Ask About Protecting Trade Secrets

With news reports of large-scale data thefts coming almost daily, managers might be wise to adopt a culture of protection.
Eric Ostroff
A Well-Trained IT Team: Your Company's Secret Weapon (Infographic)
Infographics

A Well-Trained IT Team: Your Company's Secret Weapon (Infographic)

IT pros are the backbone of your business. Make sure they're up to the tall task.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How to Equip Yourself for the Data-Driven Future
Technology

How to Equip Yourself for the Data-Driven Future

Nearly every industry will be benefiting from professionals with a solid analytical foundation in the near future. Here's how to get into the game.
Asha Saxena
3 Tweaks in Thinking That Turn a Goal Set Into a Goal Achieved
Motivation

3 Tweaks in Thinking That Turn a Goal Set Into a Goal Achieved

Dropping a bad habit or developing a better one is notoriously difficult but what you need to succeed is all in your head.
Jason Forrest
4 Data-Backed Reasons to Use Mobile in the Workplace
Mobile Technology

4 Data-Backed Reasons to Use Mobile in the Workplace

Mobile technology is reshaping work and business but few companies have taken full advantage of the potential.
Matt Straz
6 Tips for Hiring at Your Small Business
Hiring Tips

6 Tips for Hiring at Your Small Business

Consider these hiring tips as you write job descriptions, conduct interviews and train your new employees.
Heike Young
Hiring Employees

How to Train a New Employee to Be an All Star

Investing time and attention upfront when someone starts pays big dividends in the long run.
James Parsons
5 Times You Should Show, Not Tell at Work
Visualization

5 Times You Should Show, Not Tell at Work

Just as email, texting, and the cloud have changed the way teams communicate, visualization is the next wave to transform business communication.
Karl Sun
7 Lessons From the Boxing Ring
Sports

7 Lessons From the Boxing Ring

An executive takes up a new sport and learns some essential business truths for knockout success.
Marty Fukuda
Small-Business Owners Who Aren't Experts in Their Fields Will End Up Paying a Hefty Price
Running a business

Small-Business Owners Who Aren't Experts in Their Fields Will End Up Paying a Hefty Price

If you want to stay relevant, much less open, you should know your product or service in and out, and make sure you employees are well trained.
Jim Joseph