Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation

Subscribe to feed, the daily resource for entrepreneurs.
Updated: 7 min 10 sec ago

5 Unusually Successful Startup Stunts You Can Learn From

January 26, 2015 - 7:10am
Publicity stunts are not unusual in the business world. In fact, some of our most well-known traditions began as publicity stunts, like the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and the Rose Bowl.

12 Things That Successful Leaders Never Tolerate

January 26, 2015 - 7:00am
Tolerance is a virtue--most of the time. But some things should never be tolerated. To build a successful career and life, make sure as a leader these are never on your list.

The One Word That Will Destroy Your Business

January 26, 2015 - 6:30am
The word "no" can sure you get you out of work, but it could be the thing that hurts your business.

Northeast Blizzard: Bad for Airplane Travelers, Good for Snow Shovel Sellers

January 26, 2015 - 6:29am
Major cities including New York and Boston could get a few feet of snow.

How Bill Belichick's 'Do Your Job' Mantra Applies to Leadership

January 26, 2015 - 5:30am
The NFL's New England Patriots are heading to the Super Bowl an unprecedented 6 times in 14 years, due in part, to an unflinching belief in the importance of a "Do Your Job!" philosophy!

Four Communications Trends in 2015

January 25, 2015 - 8:40pm
With all the options on the table today - paid media, social media, paid search, SEO, thought leadership, event marketing, cause marketing - which are the winners?

No, The Customer Isn’t Always Right

January 25, 2015 - 3:30pm
This famous sales maxim is only true when customers also behave in a reasonable and ethical manner.

10 Must-Have Entertainment Apps for Android TV

January 25, 2015 - 10:50am
With Android TV being a hot topic these days, here's a list to help you navigate through all the noise to find the best apps.

Why You Should Always Insist On A “Mutual Audition,” When Working With A New Client

January 25, 2015 - 6:00am
You always want to reserve the right to walk away, if things don't go well.

Facebook Chefs Share How to Eat for Maximum Energy

January 24, 2015 - 1:00pm
If two people know how to feed a body for maximum performance, it's Tony Castellucci and Dean Spinks, the head chefs at Facebook's headquarters. Here's their best advice for eating smartly--and well.

15 Startup Podcasters You Need To Follow

January 24, 2015 - 10:00am
Some of the best entrepreneurial stories can be hear online through these podcasts!

5 Useful Lessons From Tom Brady’s Train Wreck of a Press Conference

January 23, 2015 - 8:25pm
Tom Brady's recent press conference got less than stellar reviews. Here are a few lessons we can learn.

9 Toxic Employees You Should Fire Right Now

January 23, 2015 - 7:45pm
Not everyone you hire is going to turn out to be a star. Don't let the deadbeats drag you and your organization down.

How to Hold an Innovation Contest

January 23, 2015 - 6:00pm
Companies like Fluevog Shoes, Local Motors, and Sock It to Me use customer contests to spark new ideas--and boost marketing buzz.

How to Make a Really Tough Business Decision

January 23, 2015 - 6:00pm
Follow these few questions to help you make a tough business decision. Each one is a hurdle. Jump over each one and you have a clearer path to success.

7 Habits of Highly Successful People

January 23, 2015 - 5:35pm
Anyone can become a success by adopting these very simple, but powerful habits.

How to Make Sure Your Company Outlives You

January 23, 2015 - 5:32pm
Too many leaders neglect succession planning. Find out how to develop talent that's ready to take over the reins.

Taking a Look at Microsoft's Hologram Device

January 23, 2015 - 5:10pm
The HoloLens lets users enter a simulated three-dimensional world.

Selling Your Business? Be Aware of These Seller Financing Considerations In 2015

January 23, 2015 - 5:00pm
Small business owners hoping to sell their business in 2015 should consider a few key items if they plan to offer buyers a financing option.

Overcoming the Psychological Price of Being a Female Entrepreneur

January 23, 2015 - 4:33pm
Acknowledging insecurity is hard, but overcoming your own flaws is harder. Here are some tips for how to pull it off.


Chat with a librarian now