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Female Tech Workers Raised Money to Buy a Newspaper Ad Thanking Ellen Pao

March 31, 2015 - 3:26pm
The full-page ad in The Palo Alto Daily Post expressed appreciation for Pao even though her gender discrimination lawsuit against venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins was unsuccessful.

Why Higher Interest Rates Are Good for Small Business

March 31, 2015 - 3:10pm
Rising interest rates make loans more profitable for big banks to approve, thereby encouraging them to grant more funding requests.

How to Inspire and Hire the Best Talent in 2020

March 31, 2015 - 3:00pm
A fast guide to top workplace trends that will impact your success in the next five years.

5 Industries Without a Dominant Market Leader

March 31, 2015 - 2:43pm
Here are the U.S. sectors without a single player threatening to crush the competition.

Anatomy of an Acquisition - Part 3 of 3

March 31, 2015 - 2:15pm
What happens when due diligence stops and you have the live with the permanence of post-acquisition

A 5-Step Guide For More Productive Meetings

March 31, 2015 - 2:00pm
Without proper consideration for why they're happening, meetings can often represent a lot of effort to share a little information.

Can't Kick a Bad Habit? You're Doing It Wrong

March 31, 2015 - 1:52pm
What to do when you just can't quit--no matter how many times you've tried.

Mark Zuckerberg on How to Go After 7 Billion Customers

March 31, 2015 - 1:30pm
As Facebook reaches into ever-farther corners of the world, the company has had to learn how to keep its goals malleable enough to become a truly global site.

How Richard Branson Serves Up True Competition

March 31, 2015 - 1:05pm
The Virgin Group founder says attention to detail is the key to taking on incumbents.

New From Google: A Laptop That Fits in Your Pocket

March 31, 2015 - 1:00pm
Coming soon, the Chromebit is a ultra-cheap and ultra-portable computing option for businesses.

The Unintended Lessons of Indiana's Religious Freedom Act

March 31, 2015 - 1:00pm
The fictional Leslie Knope of Parks and Recreation would be up in arms about Indiana's Religious Freedom Act, as are many smart, real-life small-business owners. But the story has some valuable lessons to teach.

Oprah Winfrey's 5 Best Tips on Working Through Failure

March 31, 2015 - 12:47pm
The "Queen of Media" demonstrates the transformative power of stumbling after you've found success.

5 Ways to Reward Your Employees Without a Raise

March 31, 2015 - 12:40pm
You know you need to reward oustanding employees, but is giving them a raise always the best way? Here are five alternative ideas that will show how much you appreciate them without actually giving them money.

How To Be The Lebron James of Your Tech Startup

March 31, 2015 - 12:30pm
Being able to play any position is a huge advantage in sports and in business.

Why It's Time to Take Virtual Assistants Seriously

March 31, 2015 - 12:23pm
Tired of productivity tools that sap your productivity? A new batch hitting the market can help.

In Time for McDonald's: The 3 Best Movie Breakfast Freakouts

March 31, 2015 - 12:20pm
McDonald's is experimenting with an all-day breakfast offering. Here are three films that show why Americans take fast-food breakfast very, very seriously.

5 Ways to Fail Gracefully So You Encourage Risk Taking

March 31, 2015 - 11:50am
How you handle your failure will determine your future success.

Summer's Coming! 5 Ways to Actually Take A Vacation (No Matter What Size Business You Have)

March 31, 2015 - 11:45am
Taking vacations makes you a happier, more well-rounded individual - it also makes you more productive. If you haven't started planning this year's vacations, here are 5 tips to make it easier to get away from the office.

Separators, Integrators and Cyclers: 3 Ways to Balance Your Life

March 31, 2015 - 11:35am
You have the opportunity to live a life where you have plenty of time to do the things you need to do in the office or at home.

When You Know It's Time to Part Ways

March 31, 2015 - 11:30am
Not all hires can be the right ones--know when to cut your losses


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