Business Ideas

4 Ways to Expand Your Strategic Thinking
Growth Strategies

4 Ways to Expand Your Strategic Thinking

To deliver at the leading edge, you must think at the leading edge, and that means thinking outside your comfort zone.
Jeff Boss
5 Ways to Advance Your Big Idea
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5 Ways to Advance Your Big Idea

Some ideas are good, lots are bad. Here's how to master the craft of finding and fostering the breakthrough.
Andrew Benett
Successful Business Ideas Don't Have to Be Completely Original
Business Ideas

Successful Business Ideas Don't Have to Be Completely Original

Entrepreneurs dream of bringing to market the next big thing but you can do very well just by recognizing the next big thing and improving it.
John Pilmer
Stop Giving Money to Others. Invest in Yourself.
Investing

Stop Giving Money to Others. Invest in Yourself.

Why relinquish financial control to the stock market when you could be working on your own worthy ideas?
Kuty Shalev
The Unorthodox Method a Young Composer Used to Meet a Record Executive
Initiative

The Unorthodox Method a Young Composer Used to Meet a Record Executive

If you want to meet somebody in this world, this struggling musician says, you can.
Max Yoder
Inventing

Developing a 'Cool' Product Is Only Half of a Successful Business

What sets apart products that succeed from those that don't? Creating cool products that people will want is not enough, not by a long shot.
Stephen Key
5 Ways to Salvage Promising Ideas That Aren't Working Out
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5 Ways to Salvage Promising Ideas That Aren't Working Out

If you think of that first great insight as just the starting point, you won't give up on it when at first it doesn't succeed.
John Rampton
How Steve Jobs Inspired People to 'Dream Bigger'
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How Steve Jobs Inspired People to 'Dream Bigger'

The late Apple CEO was known for his harsh desire for the very best, encouraging others to push themselves beyond their comfort zones.
Carmine Gallo
Want a Piece of the Fall Foliage Action? This Company Will Send You 3 Leaves for $19.99.
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Want a Piece of the Fall Foliage Action? This Company Will Send You 3 Leaves for $19.99.

How one enterprising young man is attempting to commercialize autumn.
Laura Entis
Why Old Ideas Are a Secret Weapon
Ideas

Why Old Ideas Are a Secret Weapon

Old ideas are good ideas that outlasted thousands of bad ones.
James Clear
How the Airbnb of Yachting Was Born
Sailo

How the Airbnb of Yachting Was Born

Sailo makes it possible for you to rent a stranger's boat for the afternoon.
Catherine Clifford
How to Think Like an Innovator
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How to Think Like an Innovator

When you tap into different skills, experiences, or aspects of your background that others don't share, it opens up new perspectives.
Dorie Clark
Stop Telling Yourself These 6 Creativity Myths
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Stop Telling Yourself These 6 Creativity Myths

Steer clear of the traps that will sap your innovation.
Nina Zipkin
5 Reasons Why a Good Business Idea Is Never Enough to Succeed
Success Strategies

5 Reasons Why a Good Business Idea Is Never Enough to Succeed

Your idea may look great on paper, but boy oh boy do things change -- and they will.
Larry Alton