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Five to Follow on Twitter for Upcycling
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Five to Follow on Twitter for Upcycling

LooptWorks founder Scott Hamlin reveals his list of top tweeters for upcycling.
Kara Ohngren Prior
Co-creation: How to Harness It For Your Business
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Co-creation: How to Harness It For Your Business

Co-creation is turning consumerism into teamwork, enabling buyers to be part of a company's innovation.
Michelle Juergen
Ways Inventors Can Get Stuff Made
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Ways Inventors Can Get Stuff Made

Maybe you don't want to give up the rights to your brilliant idea. We understand. Here are some options for inventors.
Jennifer Wang
What Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Borders' Demise
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What Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Borders' Demise

Borders is moving to liquidate its 400 remaining stores. Here are four reasons why the giant bookseller went bust.
Carol Tice
A Competition Roundup for Entrepreneurs
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A Competition Roundup for Entrepreneurs

Looking to score some loot for your business? Check out these four contests for entrepreneurs and small-business owners.
Mikal E. Belicove
Seven Ways to Boost Employee Morale
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Seven Ways to Boost Employee Morale

The mood in your workplace can have an impact on productivity. Here's how to keep it positive.
Marcus Erb
For Entrepreneurs, This Summer's No Day at the Beach
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For Entrepreneurs, This Summer's No Day at the Beach

Less than half of business owners plan to take even one week of vacation this summer. While you're at it, here's how to occupy your time.
Carol Tice
Under-30 Treps in the Washington Spotlight
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Under-30 Treps in the Washington Spotlight

The question of how to help small-businesses boost sales is so divisive that many are now looking to the young for answers.
Diana Ransom
Three Ways to Find an Edge in a Crowded Market
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Three Ways to Find an Edge in a Crowded Market

Whether you're a pioneer or a latecomer in a competitive industry, here are strategies to stay ahead of the pack.
Kelly K. Spors
Zynga IPO: Three Things to Keep in Mind When Scaling a Business Quickly
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Zynga IPO: Three Things to Keep in Mind When Scaling a Business Quickly

The online gaming company's filing can offer an opportunity for other owners to consider how best to grow a new business.
Jason Fell