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8 Subtle but Practical Ways to Promote Yourself at Work
Career Advancement

8 Subtle but Practical Ways to Promote Yourself at Work

It's frustrating to see others get the quicker advancements. So, why not turn that around?
Toby Nwazor
3 Ways to Build a Culture of Service at Your Startup
Volunteering

3 Ways to Build a Culture of Service at Your Startup

Want to follow the examples set by Google, Airbnb and Twitter?
Lou Reda
Volunteer to Help Those in Need -- and Become a Better Entrepreneur
Control What You Can

Volunteer to Help Those in Need -- and Become a Better Entrepreneur

Giving time to a nonprofit will not only benefit the organization, it'll reduce your stress and sharpen your professional focus.
Michael Moran
6 Ways Introverts Can Avoid Feeling Shy at Conferences
Introverts

6 Ways Introverts Can Avoid Feeling Shy at Conferences

Have your opening line ready and find something useful to do. You're good to go.
Jacqueline Whitmore
5 Steps to Get Community Buy-In for Your Startup's Charity Program
Ready To Launch

5 Steps to Get Community Buy-In for Your Startup's Charity Program

By garnering support for your charitable organization, you will quickly increase your brand's image and build trust between your organization and community.
Chris Thornham
3 Tips for Embedding Social Responsibility Into Your Company
Corporate Social Responsibility

3 Tips for Embedding Social Responsibility Into Your Company

Asking employees to volunteer at a food bank as a team makes your company's philanthropy more cohesive and fun.
Jeremy Roche
5 Ways to Experience Non-Materialistic Gratification
Charity

5 Ways to Experience Non-Materialistic Gratification

As entrepreneurs, we have the ability to impact the lives of others in a positive way.
Jonathan Long
How Your Business Can Build Lasting Partnerships With Nonprofits
Partnerships

How Your Business Can Build Lasting Partnerships With Nonprofits

Building a long-term partnership with a nonprofit can be great for your business and the community but a lasting, meaningful alliance can't be bought with a large check.
Jason Kulpa
7 Ways to Be More Productive on the Weekends
Productivity

7 Ways to Be More Productive on the Weekends

Days off are different for harried entrepreneurs but making the most of Saturday and Sunday doesn't mean constant work.
Jacqueline Whitmore
4 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Pay It Forward
Charity

4 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Pay It Forward

Charitable giving, whether time or money or both, energizes employees and gives businesses a greater purpose.
Zeynep Ilgaz
Biz Stone: Good Works Can Shape Your Company's Mission and Market
Company Culture

Biz Stone: Good Works Can Shape Your Company's Mission and Market

Twitter's co-founder explains the role philanthropy can play in shaping a new company.
Nina Zipkin
15 Reasons You Will Live a Long Life
Happiness

15 Reasons You Will Live a Long Life

With a little luck and the guidance of science, you have a very good chance of celebrating your 100th birthday.
John Rampton
Skirt Roadblocks to Succession Planning
Succession Planning

Skirt Roadblocks to Succession Planning

Business owners need to be proactive and wise in anticipating next steps in their company's and personal life cycle.
Beth Miller
Reward Your Employees With Time Off for Volunteer Work
Volunteering

Reward Your Employees With Time Off for Volunteer Work

Sure, giving back will help your team feel good, but it can also help your bottom line.
Coppy Holzman