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8 Great Books the 1 Percent Are Reading

June 4, 2015 - 8:00am
America's wealthiest employees provide their list of the books that you should be reading this summer.

Why You Should Shop Pink

June 4, 2015 - 8:00am
Promoting women-led business will get us to a more productive society.

5 steps to getting your way into the speaking circuit

June 4, 2015 - 7:30am
"Being able to speak in public is one of the five vital business skills that can either make or break a company." -- Dr. Jan Yager

In Tech: Microsoft tries to win mobile friends

June 4, 2015 - 7:17am
Microsoft's acquisition of German firm 6Wunderkinder this week for an undisclosed sum is part of its broader effort to win friends in the mobile world.

Drink mas? Taco Bell to serve alcohol at Chicago location

June 4, 2015 - 7:05am
Taco Bell says it will serve beer, wine and "mixed alcohol freezes" at a new location set to open in Chicago this summer.

Mission Statement? How About a Manifesto Instead

June 4, 2015 - 7:00am
Declare your intentions in a formal statement. Just don't call it a mission anymore.

3 Keys to Nailing Your Talk, From a Top TED Coach

June 4, 2015 - 6:10am
Simply being in the right mental state can do wonders for your performance, communication guru Gina Barnett says.

The future of email personalization: context is queen

June 4, 2015 - 6:00am
Despite what critics say, email isn't dead--it's evolving with the data revolution. It's time for companies to innovate in email using contextual data or risk being relegated to the trash bin.

Look Beneath the Surface to Find Your Most Valuable People

June 4, 2015 - 5:50am
The best employees aren't always the ones who make the best impression--at least right off the bat. Look deeper and you may find a different reality.

Why 'Adaptation' Should Be the Mantra of Any Built-to-Last Company

June 4, 2015 - 5:30am
Modern furniture retailer Design Within Reach turned to 99-year-old design legend Jens Risom to create a classic storage product for the 21st century.

Why Getting Funding Can Destroy Your Company’s Culture–and How to Make Sure It Doesn’t

June 4, 2015 - 5:15am
If you've gotten Series A funds--celebrate! Then make sure your company's unique character doesn't change.

11 Profound Life Lessons From the Late NY Times Media Columnist David Carr

June 3, 2015 - 9:25pm
Less than a year before he died, Carr told graduating Berkeley students how to make the most of their careers and their lives.

Website Load Times May Not Influence Google Rankings

June 3, 2015 - 8:35pm
Site speed is one of many factors that Google measures, but loading times may not actually directly correlate to higher rankings at all.

Google's Sergey Brin Defends Self-Driving Car Safety Record

June 3, 2015 - 7:34pm
Brin, who oversees Google's self-driving car initiative, told shareholders Wednesday that the cars aren't perfect. The goal is to be "better than human drivers."

3 lessons from Amy Schumer for trailblazing entrepreneurs

June 3, 2015 - 6:24pm
Three pieces of advice the comedian would give any ambitious entrepreneur, minus the expletives.

4 Things Arianna Huffington Could Do Next if She Leaves HuffPo

June 3, 2015 - 5:53pm
It's unclear whether the entrepreneur will stay on as editor-in-chief now that Verizon owns her news site. If she doesn't, we could see her pursuing one of these second acts.

5 Ways JP Morgan and Coke (and You) Are Wrong to Dump Voicemail

June 3, 2015 - 5:30pm
It's not the technology but the attitude toward it that is the problem.

Mega-Investor Chris Sacca on How Twitter Can Avoid the Fail Whale

June 3, 2015 - 5:12pm
One of the company's biggest investors isn't afraid to say what he thinks needs fixing.

Michigan: Means Aerospace and Defense

June 3, 2015 - 4:47pm
The state's unique business development programs and sophisticated manufacturing base help businesses of all sizes tap into aerospace and defense contracts.

What Patagonia Did When It Found Human Slaves in Its Supply Chain

June 3, 2015 - 4:37pm
Here's how the socially-conscious retailer turned a rare misstep into an opportunity to change worker conditions in its supply chain.


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