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How to Keep Your Business Running When You Have a Serious Illness

The inspiring story of how an entrepreneur kept her business afloat through a battle with breast cancer, and five tips for dealing with a health crisis while running a business.

Lisa Evans

How Much Confidence Is Too Much?

Being sure of yourself is nice, but thinking that nobody knows better is a mistake.

Leadership Basics: What to Do When You Don't Have All the Answers

You're in charge, but that doesn't mean you're expected to always know what to do. Here are four ways to approach a challenge when you don't have the solution.

Mark Sanborn

3 Meetings Every Business Should Have

Plan office meetings strategically and you're creating a road map for success. This doesn't have to be complicated. Here are three kinds of meetings that will help your business set and meet its goals.

Dave Lavinsky

The Habits of Self-Made Billionaires (Infographic)

Of the 100 richest people in the world today, a number have no college degree and were born into humble households, or without a family at all. Here is a look at what these underdog entrepreneurs have in common.

3 Tips to Make the Most of Meetings

Advice on how to make staff meetings more effective.

Biggest Mistakes: How Ginger + Liz Learned to Play Nice With Vendors

When the nail-polish making duo Ginger Johnson and Liz Pickett began their production efforts, finding the right vendors to work with was easier said than done. Here's why having a plan B can mean all the difference.

Diana Ransom

Negative Nelly Must Be Stopped: How to Make Objective Decisions

In running your young company, the decisions you make now could reverberate for years. Here's how to ensure you're making the right ones.

Matthew Toren

Cultivating Resilience and Other Tips This Week

How to stop your brain from holding you back, figuring out what your product replaces in the market, learning to say no and more: our best tips of the week.

How to Handle Emotional Outbursts at Work

From yelling to crying to laughing -- here's the triage plan for managing three big emotional flare-ups.

Gwen Moran

Adventures in Candy Land: Dylan Lauren on Her Confectionary Empire

Having a famous fashion designer as a father obviously helped fuel Dylan Lauren's entrepreneurial ambitions, but a passion for gummy bears and Belgian chocolate has helped her thrive.

Shira Lazar

How to Make a Flu Season Contingency Plan

Don't let the flu halt your company's success. Here are four tips to keep your business going in the midst of the flu outbreak.

Lisa Evans