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3 Simple Ways To Keep 100% Of Your Equity

April 2, 2015 - 7:40am
Raising money to fund your company's expansion is a rite of passage for most entrepreneurs, but outside money often comes with a terrible downside. Here's how to preserve your equity.

10 Amazing Secrets of Happy and Successful Leaders

April 2, 2015 - 7:00am
Too many of us are missing a critical element when it comes to our lives--happiness. Read on for the amazing secrets of the happiest leaders.

Why Airbnb's Cuba Expansion Is a Really Big Deal

April 2, 2015 - 6:49am
The Airbnb move could be the most significant development in terms of putting money in the pockets of entrepreneurs across the island.

Why Collaboration Wins Over Competition (Infographic)

April 2, 2015 - 6:33am
Even the world's most iconic CEOs didn't achieve success on their own.

Why Most Bosses Shouldn't Be Bosses in the First Place

April 2, 2015 - 6:00am
Only 10 percent of workers possess the natural talents required to be effective bosses. Are you hiring the right people?

The Best Way To Predict The Future Is To Create It

April 2, 2015 - 6:00am
It's how to create what you want in an uncertain world.

5 Times When Elon Musk Proved the Future Is Now

April 2, 2015 - 5:30am
The serial entrepreneur has turned his childhood dreams of building fast cars and rocket ships into a reality. And he's only 43 years old.

11 Inspiring People Who Followed Their Passions and Found Amazing Success

April 2, 2015 - 12:05am
Should you follow the market or follow your passions in launching a new venture?

When it comes to religion, business is anything but usual

April 1, 2015 - 6:22pm
As states and businesses battle over freedom of religion, echoes can be heard from 150 years ago.

McDonald's Will Raise Pay and Add Benefits for Some Employees

April 1, 2015 - 4:55pm
The fast food chain had been facing bad press for its pay and labor practices.

Four leadership tips from the Final Four

April 1, 2015 - 4:00pm
The Final Four coaches know a lot about entrepreneurship

Obliterate Your Competition With These 7 Unstoppable Differentiators

April 1, 2015 - 3:10pm
Overcome sales resistance and differentiate yourself using any one of these seven forms of validation.

Important Lessons in Creativity from Ed Catmull: Pixar Founder and Disney Legend

April 1, 2015 - 3:00pm
Ed Catmull is arguably one of the most talented creative geniuses alive today. He co-founded Pixar (along with Steve Jobs) and when Pixar was acquired by Disney, he became the head of both companies; forever changing and improving Disney's already incredible animation domination.

Are You Listening Intentionally? Learn Three Work Strategies and How To Engage With Each

April 1, 2015 - 3:00pm
At Disney Institute, we believe that showing genuine care for employees is the best way to enhance workplace culture and drive sustained employee engagement. In demonstrating genuine care, there is one factor we have observed that distinguishes good organizations from great organizations: leaders who intentionally listen.

Follow the Leader: Management by Walking Around

April 1, 2015 - 2:49pm
Often, organizations find themselves in the following predicament: A mission is in place, and desired behaviors have been identified and agreed upon, yet a disconnect remains between the leadership and staff. So, how can an organization align its efforts?

Leadership Lessons From Walt Disney: Perfecting the Customer Experience

April 1, 2015 - 2:39pm
At Disney Institute, we were recently reflecting on the phrase, "simple is the new smart," and it reminded us of a leadership philosophy we share with our clients and training program attendees: Keep it simple so that everyone understands.

Astro Gallery of Gems: Selling Gems, Minerals, and Fossils for 60 Years

April 1, 2015 - 2:38pm
The family-owned Astro Gallery of Gems in New York City has been selling incredibly rare and expensive goods for more than 60 years.

Study: The Extreme Cost of Hiring a Toxic Employee

April 1, 2015 - 2:32pm
Harmful employees might be hiding out in your office. Here's why you should deal with them ASAP.

How America Is Strangling Small Business

April 1, 2015 - 2:30pm
Even as we celebrate the icons of entrepreneurship, our government is making it more difficult to join their ranks.

Richard Branson Knows How to Have Fun (Here's Proof)

April 1, 2015 - 2:27pm
With April Fools' Day in full swing, feast your eyes on the billionaire entrepreneur's playful side.


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