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Growth Strategies

Collaborating

Why Steve Jobs Obsessed About Office Design (And, Yes, Bathroom Locations)

Silicon Valley's greatest advances came through collaboration –- making serendipitous encounters critical.
Telecommuting

4 Reasons Telecommuting Is Good for Employees and Better for the Company

Workers increasingly want the option to work from home, or wherever, and the savings for the company are substantial.
Health-care Costs

4 Alternatives to Offering Paid Healthcare Benefits

Boosting pay and offering more attractive alternative benefits could help companies deal with ever-rising health insurance premiums.
worth-knowing

Hack the Formula for Success With Better Decision Making

Paying dues doesn't always lead to career success, according to Shane Snow's new book.
Project Grow

7 Ways to Obliterate Creative Roadblocks

Nothing is coming out right, and you can't seem to figure out what to do. It happens to every creative professional, but it doesn't have to stop your work.
Leadership

3 Tips to Keep Entrepreneurs Out of the Weeds

Business leaders should maintain strategic vision and leave tending to the details to their managers.
Mergers and Acquisitions

Looking to Sell Your Business? Think Like a Buyer.

The five key areas buyers are interested in when looking at a potential company to acquire.
Customer Loyalty

Creating Customers for Life: 50 Resources on Loyalty, Churn and Customer Retention

Earning customer loyalty is an uphill battle, but it is always worth the effort.
Business Circle

How to Make the Most of Your Business Mentorship

Knowing how to work with your mentor can make a huge difference in your success, so keep these seven tips in mind.
Coaches Corner

Banish 'Annual' From Your Performance Review Vocabulary

Companies are innovating by giving their employees more ongoing and supportive feedback to foster better results. Think of it as workplace coaching.
Inspiring Your Team

Great CEOs Deal With 'Elephants' First

It's easier and more pleasant to deal only with the positive, fun stuff. But leaders should tackle the tough problems and critical conflicts.
Ecommerce

5 Ways to Prepare Your Website for Cyber Monday

Before ecommerce's big day, retailers have much to do, from checking design features to prepping for traffic.
Taxes

Ticket Fee? Haha, No. This Comedy Club Charges By the Laugh.

How much would you pay for a good belly laugh? At this Spanish theater, each one will set you back about 38 cents.
Coworking

5 Tips for Authentic Networking in a Co-Working Space

Working in a collaborative space? Don't just hunker down and get to work. Meet people and grow your business.
Customer Service

35 Restaurants Where the Customer Isn't Right

Maybe Seinfeld's infamous "soup Nazi" knew a little something about entrepreneurship.