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4 Reasons to Walk a Mile in Your Customers' Shoes (And How to Do It)

Why you should get your customers' perspectives, and how it will help with the success of your business.

Mike Kappel

Prioritizing Relationships Over Sales

Sometimes service can feel forced. At Alpenglow Sports, owner Brendan says 'if you don't love to help people you're not hired.' And that culture creates a customer forward approach to the atmosphere in the shop.

How Apps Are Changing Our Everyday Lives

These days it seems there's an app for everything, but should your business have one?

Jean Ginzburg

5 Myths That May Be Causing Your Startup to Stall

Common pitfalls and misconceptions entrepreneurs need to avoid when starting their business.

Nico Barawid

Empower Yourself to Take on the Challenge and Reward of Becoming an Entrepreneur

A marketing strategist and coach walks you through the steps to achieving your goals.

5 Expert-Backed Strategies for Hiring Top-Quality Talent for Your Startup

Are you ready to scale your company? A closer look at the "when, where and how" of hiring for your company.

Aytekin Tank

How This 'Accidental Entrepreneur' Is Taking on Legacy Floral Companies and Disrupting the Industry

As Juan Palacio continues to build his flower empire, here are the most important lessons he's learned along the way.

Mita Mallick

The Unexpected Benefits of Competition

Brad Davis's career in real estate first began as a side hustle after buying his first home. Now, after years of working full time at Just Real Seattle, Brad shares his tips and tricks for navigating such a dynamic market.

Can Hassle- and Worry-Free Employee Leave Exist? This Trio Is on a Mission to Prove It

Mahima Chawla, Lauren Dai and Amber Feng founded Cocoon in June 2020 to take the pain out of employee leave. Here, Chawla shares three lessons she's learned since then.

Mita Mallick

How this Founder is Disrupting the World of EdTech & Empowering More Students to Break Into Tech

Three of the most important lessons Ruben Harris has learned in building Career Karma.

Mita Mallick

Shaping a Healthy Workplace Culture

From adding social spaces to establishing seasonal events, Chicago's Music Box's senior operations manager Buck LePard discusses the evolution of the historic venue, and how they've built such a tight-knit workplace culture.