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Small Business Heroes

Passing the Torch: 4 Tips to Ensure That You Thrive As a Successor-CEO

Congratulations! You're about to head your company! Now, how do you deal with that ex-CEO who's so used to "running the show"?

Make the Leap From Traditional Business Leader to Tech Entrepreneur in 5 (Easy-ish) Steps

The next wave of entrepreneurship is going to bring a whole new playbook for running companies. Are you ready?

5 Steps for a Smooth and Successful (CEO) Exit

In business as in life, transitions are inevitable. When it's time for yours, don't screw it up.

The 5 Phases of Building a Self-Managed Company

Those phases extend from a founder's transition from boss to leader. Where are you in the process?

10 Truths About the Military Transition Process Employers Need to Understand

Few employees know the half of what someone leaving the military goes through.

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