Growth Strategies

5 Huge Resume Blunders -- and How to Avoid Them
Resumes

5 Huge Resume Blunders -- and How to Avoid Them

With recruiters spending an average of just six seconds reading each resume, one error is all it takes for yours to end up at the bottom of the trash bin.
Stacey Sykes
6 Tips for Finding the Right Prospects and Getting in Front of Them
Networking

6 Tips for Finding the Right Prospects and Getting in Front of Them

Seeking introductions has evolved to be leaner, but people's attention is ever more scarce.
Alex Iskold
Segway Is Now a Chinese Company
Transportation

Segway Is Now a Chinese Company

The electric two-wheeled transportation vehicle has been bought by Beijing-based competitor Ninebot.
Catherine Clifford
6 Secrets to Sales Success Hidden in a Girl Scout Cookie
Sales Strategies

6 Secrets to Sales Success Hidden in a Girl Scout Cookie

Those little entrepreneurs have been on to something for decades. Apply these sweet lessons to your business.
Stacey Alcorn
A 6-Step Program for Improving Your Communication Skills
Empathy

A 6-Step Program for Improving Your Communication Skills

Systematically striving to listen better and express yourself clearly will yield immense benefits.
Graham Young
9 Practices for Becoming a More Emotionally Intelligent Leader
Emotional Intelligence

9 Practices for Becoming a More Emotionally Intelligent Leader

We get little done by ourselves. Among the best investments a leader can make is the time and effort to listen and understand.
Peter S. Cohan
Why Philanthropy Is Good Business
NFL Players Inc.

Why Philanthropy Is Good Business

Community involvement energizes employees, builds customer relationships and enhances a brand as no advertising campaign ever could.
Torry Holt
How to Resign From Your Company and Keep Great Relationships
Quitting a Job

How to Resign From Your Company and Keep Great Relationships

If you're launching out on your own, you're going to need as big and as safe a personal network as possible. Keep these tips in mind.
Neil Patel
5 Ways to Take Control Over Your Startup's Public Image
Reputation Management

5 Ways to Take Control Over Your Startup's Public Image

One bad email, one poorly pitched product or one awkward meeting is all it takes to go from hero to zero in your network's eyes.
Luis Gallardo
4 Tips to Land Top Talent for Your Company
Inspiring Your Team

4 Tips to Land Top Talent for Your Company

When it comes to recruiting the best of the best, businesses need to be creative to attract and retain employees.
Why Small Businesses Should Partner Up With Other Brands
Partnerships

Why Small Businesses Should Partner Up With Other Brands

Smart partnerships can contribute to growth and influence consumer perception in positive ways.
Web Smith
Never Say These 7 Things in Sales
Sales Strategies

Never Say These 7 Things in Sales

These phrases will kill potential deals and limit your opportunities.
Grant Cardone
The 4 Pillars of Prosperity All Entrepreneurs Should Attend To
Inspiration

The 4 Pillars of Prosperity All Entrepreneurs Should Attend To

Hint: "Business" is at the bottom of the list.
Clint Evans and Joshua Lee
Where Drinking at Work Is a Job Requirement
Alcohol

Where Drinking at Work Is a Job Requirement

Drinking on the job didn't go away -- it evolved.
Colleen Kane