Ryan Howard

Ryan Howard

Founder and CEO of iBeat
Founder and CEO of iBeat; Founder and former CEO of Practice Fusion
4 Answers You Need Before Hiring Corporate Counsel for Your Company
Legal Advice

4 Answers You Need Before Hiring Corporate Counsel for Your Company

Sound legal advice is essential, especially when you're just starting out.
How to Create a Cohesive Company Culture
Inspiring Your Team

How to Create a Cohesive Company Culture

It should start even before the company does and, done right, it creates something that survives even the departure of the founders.
We Gave Our Employees Fridays Off Paid and Now We Have an Amazing Team
Work-Life Balance

We Gave Our Employees Fridays Off Paid and Now We Have an Amazing Team

The best employees want to focus on the job and enjoy the life they are living outside the office. They aren't interested in perks that try to make work like recess.
3 Ways to Detect Dysfunctional People Before You Hire Them
Inspiring Your Team

3 Ways to Detect Dysfunctional People Before You Hire Them

What references say about somebody is more important than what they say on their resume.
To Endure as an Entrepreneur Prepare to Exceed Your Pain Threshold
Starting a Business

To Endure as an Entrepreneur Prepare to Exceed Your Pain Threshold

Everyone dreams of success when they launch a business and everyone eventually wakes up to the harsh realities.
You Need the Stamina and Mindset of a Professional Athlete to Make It in Business
Entrepreneurship

You Need the Stamina and Mindset of a Professional Athlete to Make It in Business

What athletes need to endure the brutal winnowing process on their way to the pros is just what it takes to launch and grow a business.