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Kylie Jenner Learns a Harsh Business Lesson That You Already Know
Delegating

Kylie Jenner Learns a Harsh Business Lesson That You Already Know

Owning a business means being responsible for much more than you really have any control over.
Gene Marks
Verizon, Unions Agree to Pay Raises, New Jobs to End Strike
Verizon

Verizon, Unions Agree to Pay Raises, New Jobs to End Strike

A tentative deal between the company and leaders of striking unions includes 1,400 new jobs and pay raises topping 10 percent, the company and unions representing about 40,000 workers said on Monday.
About 40,000 Verizon Unionized Workers Strike Over Contract Talks
Verizon

About 40,000 Verizon Unionized Workers Strike Over Contract Talks

The company and the union are at an impasse with issues like healthcare, offshoring call center jobs, work rules and pensions.
7 Legal Steps You Must Take Before Outsourcing Content Creation
Outsourcing

7 Legal Steps You Must Take Before Outsourcing Content Creation

Contracts, insurance policies, copyright issues. Yes, you need to think about all this and more to protect yourself whenever you outsource labor.
Aaron Agius
What to Do When Your Outsourced App Developer Screws Up
Contracts

What to Do When Your Outsourced App Developer Screws Up

Not all relationships are perfect when building an app. Here are four tips to follow if you need to get out of the weeds with an unprofessional developer.
Rahul Varshneya
Using an Independent Contractor? You Need a Rock-Solid Contract.
Contracts

Using an Independent Contractor? You Need a Rock-Solid Contract.

Using proper legal agreements can minimize risk and improve productivity.
Jonathon Ende
Why SunTrust Required Laid-off Employees to 'Be on Call' for 2 Years in Severance Package
Severance Pay

Why SunTrust Required Laid-off Employees to 'Be on Call' for 2 Years in Severance Package

The company didn't really mean it, though. Here's what businesses can learn from the bank's confusing cooperation clause.
Dan Steiner
The Secret to Selling to Big Companies
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The Secret to Selling to Big Companies

You're smart; you're agile; you can do things the big guys can't. What's to worry about?
John Ruhlin
No Strike for Now as Verizon, Unions Continue to Negotiate
Verizon

No Strike for Now as Verizon, Unions Continue to Negotiate

Current contracts have expired, but Verizon employees are still at work.
9 Ways to Negotiate a Contract Like a Boss
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9 Ways to Negotiate a Contract Like a Boss

Finding common ground is an emotionally fraught process. But you have to keep the relationship positive. These are the people you're going to be working with if the contract ends up being signed.
Stephen Key
5 Ways to Never Miss a Deadline
Make More Happen

5 Ways to Never Miss a Deadline

The good news is you won a big contract. The bad news is you committed to do the impossible.
Steve Tobak
Remember: Divorce Is Nothing Compared to Business Breakups
Ready To Launch

Remember: Divorce Is Nothing Compared to Business Breakups

Strong businesses prepare for worst-case scenarios.
Carly Okyle
Get Business Agreements in Writing
Ready To Launch

Get Business Agreements in Writing

You might be friends first, but keep things documented when entering a business arrangement.
Carly Okyle
4 Tips for Pursuing Government Contracts
Government Contracts

4 Tips for Pursuing Government Contracts

Searching for new, paying clients? Here's what you need to know to score opportunities for small businesses and women- or minority-owned firms.
Drew Hendricks