How To

How to Get the Most Out of an Intern
Internships

How to Get the Most Out of an Intern

Some professionals view managing interns a hassle, while others find them extremely helpful. Here is how to best utilize an intern so you both get something out of the experience.
Dorie Clark
5 Essential Steps to Prepare for an IPO
IPO

5 Essential Steps to Prepare for an IPO

A financial team that's laid the right foundation will be able to move forward when market conditions are ideal and the timing is right.
Jeff Epstein
How to Set Prices When You're New in Business
Pricing

How to Set Prices When You're New in Business

Among the most nerve-wracking decisions when starting out is how much to charge. Researching the market and accurately tallying costs has a calming effect.
Murray Newlands
The 4-Step Process for Building a Scalable Sales Machine
Marketing Bootcamp

The 4-Step Process for Building a Scalable Sales Machine

Consider these steps when creating predictable and scalable revenue growth for your company.
How to Steer a Conference Call Like a Champ
Esquire Guy

How to Steer a Conference Call Like a Champ

The awkward silences. The everyone-talking-over-everyone. Here's how to take control.
Ross McCammon
Anthony Bourdain's Tips For Eating Great When Traveling Abroad
Travel Tips

Anthony Bourdain's Tips For Eating Great When Traveling Abroad

The celebrity chef explains how you can skip the tourist traps and eat the best local fare on your next business trip.
Jason Fell
This Mompreneur's Work-Life Motto: Don't Lean In. Sit Upright.
Work-Life Balance

This Mompreneur's Work-Life Motto: Don't Lean In. Sit Upright.

For this busy working mom, effectively splitting her time and energy between career and kids isn't about 'leaning in.' It's about spreadsheets, sitters and asserting your needs. Don't ask, just do.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How to Recognize You are on The Right Path as an Entrepreneur
Ready To Launch

How to Recognize You are on The Right Path as an Entrepreneur

Reflect. Analyze. And always challenge yourself.
How to Conduct a Patent Search to Make Sure Your Brilliant Invention Doesn't Already Exist (Infographic)
Infographics

How to Conduct a Patent Search to Make Sure Your Brilliant Invention Doesn't Already Exist (Infographic)

A step-by-step guide on how to find out if your invention has already been patented. We're crossing our fingers it hasn't.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
5 Ways You Can Look Like a Millionaire (Infographic)
Clothing

5 Ways You Can Look Like a Millionaire (Infographic)

You can gain an air of confidence and stature typically associated with the wealthy regardless of how much money you make.
Email Subject Lines Can Really Suck. Here's How to Make Yours Better.
Marketing Bootcamp

Email Subject Lines Can Really Suck. Here's How to Make Yours Better.

Here are some crappy email headline techniques -- or lack thereof -- that you will definitely want to avoid.
Carol Roth
How to Design the Perfect Logo (Infographic)
Marketing Bootcamp

How to Design the Perfect Logo (Infographic)

From striking shapes to magnetic fonts, to cunning hidden imagery and beyond, here are all of the juicy ingredients you need to cook up a high-impact logo.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How to Get Your Business on Amazon's New Home Services Platform
Service Business

How to Get Your Business on Amazon's New Home Services Platform

Amazon is giving small businesses a way to reach customers, but is looking for a particular set of criteria.
Laura Entis
The Anatomy of a Winning Business Pitch
Pitches

The Anatomy of a Winning Business Pitch

Here's a breakdown of what a pitch includes and why it works, using a real-life example. Read and learn.
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