Growth Strategies

Supercharge Your Recruitment Strategy (Infographic)
Inspiring Your Team

Supercharge Your Recruitment Strategy (Infographic)

Sales and marketing professionals have used the funnel method for years. Here's how recruiters can employ these same tactics.
Laura Entis
Better Branded Holiday Gift Ideas (Slideshow)
Growth Strategies

Better Branded Holiday Gift Ideas (Slideshow)

Go beyond pens and calendars to create a branded business gift that will get your company remembered.
Margaret Littman
Manufacturer Thinks 'Lean' to Cut Waste, Boost Efficiency
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Manufacturer Thinks 'Lean' to Cut Waste, Boost Efficiency

This printing company used methods from Toyota to reduce errors and inefficiencies.
Kelly K. Spors
Growth Strategies

How to Nail an Introduction

The introduction is more than a pleasantry--it's often a prelude to something more meaningful.
Ross McCammon
The Accident That Changed My Priorities: One Entrepreneur's Story
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The Accident That Changed My Priorities: One Entrepreneur's Story

A freak accident was a wake-up call for this entrepreneur. She shares her story and how she learned that getting the most out of each day was better than just get things done.
Poornima Vijayashanker
What You Need to Do on LinkedIn, Even if You're Not Looking for a Job (Infographic)
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What You Need to Do on LinkedIn, Even if You're Not Looking for a Job (Infographic)

Think you don't need to update your LinkedIn because you have a job? Think again. Check out 'LinkedIn Queen' Eve Mayer's tips to revamp your profile.
Kate Taylor
7 Marketing Truths Every Business Leader Should Know
Growth Strategies

7 Marketing Truths Every Business Leader Should Know

"Marketing is too important to be left to the marketing department." Hewlett-Packard co-founder David Packard said that. He was right.
Steve Tobak
Starbucks to Hire 10,000 Veterans and Military Spouses in Next 5 Years
Inspiring Your Team

Starbucks to Hire 10,000 Veterans and Military Spouses in Next 5 Years

As Veterans Small Business Week kicks off, Starbucks has announced plans to increase veteran hiring and use community stores to support service members.
Kate Taylor
What New York City's New Mayor Bill de Blasio Will Do for Entrepreneurs
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What New York City's New Mayor Bill de Blasio Will Do for Entrepreneurs

A look at the policy changes Bill de Blasio pledged during his campaign that are geared toward small-business owners and entrepreneurs in New York City.
Catherine Clifford
The Ultimate Guide to Sleep
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The Ultimate Guide to Sleep

Sleep is a critical factor in our health and productivity, but too many of us still aren't doing it right. Here is all of Entrepreneur.com's best sleep advice in one place.
Kathleen Davis
How to Scale Up Your Holiday Workforce the Right Way
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How to Scale Up Your Holiday Workforce the Right Way

There's a right way and a wrong way to staff up for the holidays. Here are a few tips for keeping you on track and out of the IRS's headlights.
Jeff Wald
Why Running a Restaurant Doesn't Have to Rule Your Life
Growth Strategies

Why Running a Restaurant Doesn't Have to Rule Your Life

Using the right tools and strategies to run your business will give you more time to be with your family.
David Koji
Starting Up in the Developing World: More Risk, More Reward
Growth Strategies

Starting Up in the Developing World: More Risk, More Reward

Entrepreneurship consultant Sarah Green offers some perspective on starting up in the developing world, by way of Nigeria.
Sarah Green
Why You're 2 Steps Away From a More Productive Day
Growth Strategies

Why You're 2 Steps Away From a More Productive Day

Sometimes getting more done is just a matter of changing how you react to interruptions. Here are two easy strategies to start using now.
Jason Womack