Growth Strategies

Why You Should Act Like an Entrepreneur, Even If You're Not
Growth Strategies

Why You Should Act Like an Entrepreneur, Even If You're Not

Every successful employee should be the 'boss' of their own future and career advancement.
Michael Moroney
Look for Even More Megamergers in 2014
Mergers

Look for Even More Megamergers in 2014

Experts say that deals like Facebook's purchase of WhatsApp are just the beginning for megamergers in 2014.
Patti Domm
What You Can Learn From Nintendo's Weird and Wonderful 125 Years
Forward thinkers

What You Can Learn From Nintendo's Weird and Wonderful 125 Years

From playing cards, to taxis to love hotels, it's been a long road to producing iconic gaming systems. We explain what entrepreneurs can learn from this long-running company.
Kelly K. Spors
Getting Your Small Business to Scale Like a Tech Startup
Growing a Business

Getting Your Small Business to Scale Like a Tech Startup

With small businesses starting to think more like tech startups in terms of innovation and growth, here are a few tips to help companies get started down that path.
Larry Baker and Charlie Tribbett
The Frequently Fatal Family Business Flaw: Denial
Family Businesses

The Frequently Fatal Family Business Flaw: Denial

It turns out, businesses owned by families suffer from bad management practices that could cause a meltdown.
Dan Scouler
The Cloud Wars Rage On: Dropbox Raises Mega Money as Box Has Reportedly Filed for IPO
Growth Strategies

The Cloud Wars Rage On: Dropbox Raises Mega Money as Box Has Reportedly Filed for IPO

After weeks of speculation, SEC documents confirm that San Francisco-based Dropbox has raised another monster-sized round of cash.
Catherine Clifford
Walking the Censorship Tightrope, LinkedIn Bets on China
Linkedin

Walking the Censorship Tightrope, LinkedIn Bets on China

The social media network aims to expand in a country that has rebuffed Facebook, Twitter and Google.
Laura Entis
Left Unchecked, Innovation Could Derail Your Business

Left Unchecked, Innovation Could Derail Your Business

If not properly evaluated, advances could cause disruptions that destroy your company.
Tom Cochran
How Faith in the Workplace Can Increase Our ROI
Business Management

How Faith in the Workplace Can Increase Our ROI

Success isn't about being a self-starter. Often, what is looked is that there is a higher power that can fuel our business and relationships.
Sandi Krakowski
Follow These Laws to Grab Customers' Attention
Customer Relationship

Follow These Laws to Grab Customers' Attention

Analysts and experts have tried for years to crack the customer conundrum. It really shouldn't be that difficult. Here are a few laws to follow.
Andrew Sobel
Obamacare to Raise Premiums for 65 Percent of Small Businesses
Obamacare

Obamacare to Raise Premiums for 65 Percent of Small Businesses

A new government report says the level of rate hikes for small businesses and their employees will be higher than originally estimated.
Ray Hennessey
What a Train Conductor Taught All of Us About Customer Service
Customer Service

What a Train Conductor Taught All of Us About Customer Service

A New York-area train conductor messed up big time, causing a hassle for hundreds of commuters. What he did next is a lesson for us all.
Ray Hennessey
Don't Let That Cat in the Hat In: 5 Lessons From Kids' Stories
Inspiration

Don't Let That Cat in the Hat In: 5 Lessons From Kids' Stories

The simple messages in children's books often reveal sage wisdom applicable for business leaders.
Offir Gutelzon
Make Genuine Connections at Work, and Success Will Follow
Human Resources

Make Genuine Connections at Work, and Success Will Follow

Here are five ways to better connect with your team members.
Zubin Mowlavi