Growth Strategies

Getting Employees to Volunteer and Give
Volunteering

Getting Employees to Volunteer and Give

Cultivating employee philanthropy can be good for your business. Here's how to make giving back a part of your culture.
Gwen Moran
Finding Time in Your 25-Hour Workday to Support Your Team
Time Management

Finding Time in Your 25-Hour Workday to Support Your Team

Buckle down to tackle those tasks needing a deep focus. Then you can multitask and respond to staff at other moments.
David Hassell
4 Ways Managers Mess Up Sales Contests
Contests

4 Ways Managers Mess Up Sales Contests

Sales contests are supposed to provide motivation for employees to increase sales, customers and profits. But if done incorrectly, they can do more harm than good.
Bob Marsh
Google's Next Move: Music Streaming?
Google

Google's Next Move: Music Streaming?

The digital giant is rumored to be purchasing streaming and music curation site Songza.
Nina Zipkin
Growth Strategies

Improve Your Sales Game With These 3 Easy Tips

Being a proficient salesman is crucial to being a successful entrepreneur.
Stephen Key
What F.E.A.R. Really Stands For
GrowthCon

What F.E.A.R. Really Stands For

At Entrepreneur magazine's Growth Conference 2014, keynote speaker Erik Wahl tells small-business owners they need to look past their fear, follow their passion and solve problems in a creative manner to succeed.
Andrea Huspeni
How to Find Products for Your Import Business
Startup Kit

How to Find Products for Your Import Business

How can you locate goods you'd like to import to sell to markets here in the United States? Here are six ways to track down the products you're hoping to sell in the U.S.
Make More Happen

How to Design a Powerful Logo

Take these steps to craft a singular logo that reflects your company's vision.
Nina Zipkin
Win-Win: Strategically Partner With Your Top Competitors
Competition

Win-Win: Strategically Partner With Your Top Competitors

There are instances when you should make friends with the "enemy" to create the best situation for both companies.
Martin Zwilling
What Leonardo da Vinci Can Teach You About Writing Killer Cover Letters
Inspiring Your Team

What Leonardo da Vinci Can Teach You About Writing Killer Cover Letters

He was a genius artist and engineer. But did you know da Vinci also had some serious cover-letter writing skills? Here are a few things you can learn from the master.
Jason Fell
Building a Culture and Teams for the Long Haul
Inspiring Your Team

Building a Culture and Teams for the Long Haul

Here's how to build a healthy work environment where people are valued -- in four key steps.
Gabrey Means & Cassie Hughes
Make More Happen

Seek Out and Land Speaking Spots to Boost Your Business

Do your research, get your submissions in order, and prepare to do your best.
Zach Cutler
Looking for an Edge for Your Startup? Call in the Sharks.
Make More Happen

Looking for an Edge for Your Startup? Call in the Sharks.

It helps to have some experts in your corner. Learn how to assemble your own review team of mentors who will provide unbiased, experienced advice.
Dan Antonelli
Scalability

Before You Scale Your Business Decide on the Life You Want

Taking your business to the next level is first about knowing what sort of life you want to lead
Rohan Ayyar