Growth Strategies

How Thinking Like a Hacker Will Grow Your Business
Growth Strategies

How Thinking Like a Hacker Will Grow Your Business

While developers are being sought out to help scale a business, many entrepreneurs could apply an engineer's mindset to help grow their own.
Dan Pickett
How to Deal With the Customer Who Isn't Right
Customer Service

How to Deal With the Customer Who Isn't Right

The customer isn't always right. In some cases, they are just plain wrong. Here's what to do.
Sandi Krakowski
Supreme Court to Decide Whether Businesses Have Religion
Obamacare

Supreme Court to Decide Whether Businesses Have Religion

A challenge to Obamacare will decide whether companies are really people, too, and can express religious values.
Ray Hennessey
Have an Idea for the Cokes or Apples of the World? 6 Ways to Get Their Attention.
Inventing

Have an Idea for the Cokes or Apples of the World? 6 Ways to Get Their Attention.

Pitching a product at one of these mega companies isn't as daunting as you may think.
Stephen Key
The Balancing Act: Sharing Data Versus Guarding Trade Secrets
Collaborative Economy

The Balancing Act: Sharing Data Versus Guarding Trade Secrets

Companies are grappling with how to foster collaboration inside and outside the organization while protecting proprietary information.
Tianyi  Jiang
No Cash on Hand? 3 Tips on Attracting Top Talent With Stock Options.
Compensation and Benefits

No Cash on Hand? 3 Tips on Attracting Top Talent With Stock Options.

Entrepreneurs are frequently faced with the conundrum of how to recruit top-tier talent with little cash. To overcome this challenge, many offer stock-based compensation.
Lynda Galligan
6 Qualities of Highly Successful Teams (Infographic)
Inspiring Your Team

6 Qualities of Highly Successful Teams (Infographic)

A new infographic breaks down the habits of the most productive teams.
Nina Zipkin
Why Growth Hacking Won't Work for Every Company
Growth Strategies

Why Growth Hacking Won't Work for Every Company

Growth hacking is a hot term in the world of startups, because if done correctly, it can quickly provide a lot of growth for a young company. That said, if done wrong, it can cause a huge headache.
Raad Mobrem
3 Easy Steps for Finding the Ideal Co-Founder
The Grind

3 Easy Steps for Finding the Ideal Co-Founder

Business partnerships are often compared to marriage: If you find the right match, success will ensue. Otherwise, you may be headed for disaster (and a nasty breakup).
Greg Connolly
How a Personal Assistant Can Help You Be Even More Awesome
Inspiring Your Team

How a Personal Assistant Can Help You Be Even More Awesome

There's a defining time in every well-maintained brand when it becomes so popular and respected that you have to ask yourself, 'Can I continue doing this alone?'
Heather R. Huhman
Team 'Ban Bossy' or Not: 3 Reasons Why Hiring Women In Tech Grows Business.
Make More Happen

Team 'Ban Bossy' or Not: 3 Reasons Why Hiring Women In Tech Grows Business.

As of late, there has been a lot of news about female employees at startups. Here are a few reason to get women on board.
Rebecca Miller-Webster
Google Hangout: Everything You Need to Know to Deliver an Amazing Presentation
Presentations

Google Hangout: Everything You Need to Know to Deliver an Amazing Presentation

Join us for an insightful discussion with author Carmine Gallo on making memorable presentations.
Jason Fell
Why It's Time to Redesign the Way We Think About Office Space
Inspiring Your Team

Why It's Time to Redesign the Way We Think About Office Space

New workplace trends include movable walls, outdoor spaces and sometimes no office at all.
Celebrating Failure: How to Make a Hit Out of Misses
Failure

Celebrating Failure: How to Make a Hit Out of Misses

While many large corporations loath failure, in the startup world it is often celebrated. When failure occurs, here is how to make the most of it.
Jake Gibson