Growth Strategies

Boom or Bust in 2016? 6 Ways to Win New Business in the New Year.
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Boom or Bust in 2016? 6 Ways to Win New Business in the New Year.

For entrepreneurs looking to land new business in 2016, the time to start planting seeds for success is now.
Monica Zent
How Accessibility and Connection Separate the Best From the Rest
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How Accessibility and Connection Separate the Best From the Rest

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and MSU football strength coach Ken Mannie are beyond successful -- because they are accessible. Here's what you can learn from them.
John Brubaker
5 Ways to Boost Your Business in 2016
Goals

5 Ways to Boost Your Business in 2016

The new year is a good time to look at how you are running your business and how you can do it better.
Ben Simkin
3 Steps to Begin and Maintain a Beautiful Mentorship
Mentors

3 Steps to Begin and Maintain a Beautiful Mentorship

Looking for a mentor? Consider the following to find and cultivate that essential relationship.
Star Cunningham
How to Hire the Perfect IT Professional When You Don't Speak Tech (Infographic)
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How to Hire the Perfect IT Professional When You Don't Speak Tech (Infographic)

Try to attend tech meetups and hackathons whenever possible, and always ask for a portfolio of finished projects.
Geoff Weiss
10 Valuable Lessons I Learned in 2015
New Year's Resolution

10 Valuable Lessons I Learned in 2015

Life is short, and there is more within you right now than you can ever begin to imagine.
Matt Mayberry
3 Ways Offering Something for Free Can Actually Make You Lots of Money
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3 Ways Offering Something for Free Can Actually Make You Lots of Money

Here's why those operating in software or on the Internet should zero in on "thinking zero" to get a leg up on competitors.
Allen Lau
4 Reasons to Complete Your Bucket List Before You're 25
Setting Goals

4 Reasons to Complete Your Bucket List Before You're 25

Stop waiting for 'the stars to align' and the 'perfect time' to arrive. It's here. It's now.
Jess Ekstrom
6 Reasons Why Amazon Product Reviews Matter to Merchants
Product Reviews

6 Reasons Why Amazon Product Reviews Matter to Merchants

How buyers and sellers alike benefit from the company's legendary online reviews.
Jay Lagarde
7 Reasons Why the 'Why' Is So Important in Business
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7 Reasons Why the 'Why' Is So Important in Business

Reminding yourself of why you are doing what you do can mean the difference between success and failure.
Kyle Zagrodzky
What Inspired Beacon to Build an Affluent Social Network in the Sky
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What Inspired Beacon to Build an Affluent Social Network in the Sky

A daily and direct pan-national flight from San Francisco to India's Silicon Valley inspired this startup's unique service.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Which School of Leadership Are You From?
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Which School of Leadership Are You From?

There are several schools of thought about what it takes to be a great leader. See if you can recognize yours -- and whether it's time to change schools.
Steve Tobak
10 Business Lessons I Learned Studying My Competition
Competitors

10 Business Lessons I Learned Studying My Competition

Growing a business is a lot of trial and error, but it doesn't have to be all your trial and error.
John Rampton
Study: Dodging a Toxic Hire Is Better for Business Than Onboarding a Superstar
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Study: Dodging a Toxic Hire Is Better for Business Than Onboarding a Superstar

Companies who avoid hiring these problem employees end up saving thousands of dollars, according to the paper's authors.
Geoff Weiss