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How to Increase Accountability Without Breathing Down People's Necks
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How to Increase Accountability Without Breathing Down People's Necks

One of the toughest balances to achieve within an organization is between building a culture that gives people space while maintaining an environment of accountability.
Karim Abouelnaga
Hiring an Intern: 6 Things to Know Before Saying 'You're Hired!'
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Hiring an Intern: 6 Things to Know Before Saying 'You're Hired!'

If vetted correctly, interns can be a great asset for any company, especially those just starting up.
Michael Luchies
Don't Pay to Play the Game of Marketing: Here's What to Do Instead
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Don't Pay to Play the Game of Marketing: Here's What to Do Instead

There's no one right way to market a startup, but there are millions of worthless efforts and plenty of people and companies willing to take your money.
Jason Lucash
The 3 Types of Partnerships Startups Need to Form
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The 3 Types of Partnerships Startups Need to Form

Developing a small number of key partnerships, especially in the early stages of building a business, can be an incredibly valuable way to grow your consumer base and experiment with additional revenue streams.
Sarah Haselkorn
Starting Up Wrong: 6 Product Testing Mistakes You Need to Avoid
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Starting Up Wrong: 6 Product Testing Mistakes You Need to Avoid

Before creating your process for testing your business or app idea, you need to know what mistakes to avoid.
Cory Levy
The 3 Essential Mindsets an Entrepreneur Needs to Succeed
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The 3 Essential Mindsets an Entrepreneur Needs to Succeed

By adapting these mindsets, founders can help scale their business into a successful venture.
Karim Abouelnaga
Let's Stop Fetishizing Entrepreneurs' Hours
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Let's Stop Fetishizing Entrepreneurs' Hours

Working 18-hour days is not a badge of honor. Instead of being a success strategy, it will only lead to fatigue and burn out.
Adina Grigore
6 Ways to Discover Problem Clients Before Taking Their Business
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6 Ways to Discover Problem Clients Before Taking Their Business

Not every customer will be your favorite. In fact, not every customer should even be your customer.
Michael Luchies
4 Tips for Setting Up a Successful Pivot Strategy
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4 Tips for Setting Up a Successful Pivot Strategy

When it comes to refocusing your business, you need to be smart about changing course.
David Chait
What I Learned From Being an Accidental Copycat
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What I Learned From Being an Accidental Copycat

Did Melania plagiarize Michelle (and, if so, why her instead of Pat Nixon or Nancy Reagan?) or are we all just recycling and reusing good lines?
Adina Grigore
8 Ways You Can Do Business Travel More Comfortably -- and Cheaply
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8 Ways You Can Do Business Travel More Comfortably -- and Cheaply

For those globetrotting entrepreneurs living on an airplane and in a hotel doesn't have to be miserable.
Jason Lucash
Here's How to Attract Talent for Your Pre-Revenue Startup
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Here's How to Attract Talent for Your Pre-Revenue Startup

When you don't have funding, here are a few pointers for attracting top-notch employees.
Jodi Goldstein
4 Steps to Ensure Your Business Meetings Aren't Total Flops
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4 Steps to Ensure Your Business Meetings Aren't Total Flops

After trying all the tips and tricks out there, I can up with the best way to ensure meetings are beneficial, not time wasters.
Sarah Haselkorn
It's Your Fault: 5 Steps to Repair A Client Relationship
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It's Your Fault: 5 Steps to Repair A Client Relationship

Mistakes happen. What will separate you and your business from the competition is how you manage them.
Michael Luchies
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