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13 Pitiful Excuses to Not Start Your Own Business: How Many Apply to You?

March 25, 2015 - 8:45am
There are hundreds of reasons why aspiring entrepreneurs never take the plunge. Here are some of the worst -- and why they don't hold water.

Suck It Up: James Dyson's Lessons in Perseverance

March 25, 2015 - 8:40am
No overnight success, James Dyson spent 27 years in debt, legal wrangles and redesigns before his floor cleaner broke through. What kept him going? Fear of failure and a love of bringing ideas to life.

Why You Should Hire Generalists Over Specialists

March 25, 2015 - 8:30am
Social media success story Gary Vaynerchuk explains why he usually hires those with a toolbox of skills over one well-honed expertise.

Startup Success: Jibo Creates a Sense of (Robotic) Wonder

March 25, 2015 - 8:00am
How the Jibo robot went from an adorable social robot in a video to an actual startup that will ship a product this summer.

How to Ignite Your Team's Accountability Engine

March 25, 2015 - 8:00am
Reliable results and reliable relationships are the payoff for building an accountable team culture.

Should You Tell Your Boss About a Slacker Coworker?

March 25, 2015 - 8:00am
When a coworker is goofing off and you're picking up the slack, should you tell your manager what's going on?

Use This Winning Technique To Sell Yourself

March 25, 2015 - 7:15am
Everything in business begins with closing a sale. And if you can't sell yourself, you won't have a business. How can you turn a losing self-pitch into a winner?

HJ Heinz Buying Kraft in Deal to Create Food Giant

March 25, 2015 - 7:02am
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and the company that owns Heinz, Brazilian investment firm 3G Capital, are behind the deal.

Knowing When to Step Up and Step Back

March 25, 2015 - 7:00am
As an entrepreneur, it's incredibly important that you recognize the times when you need to Step Up and the times that you need to Step Back. Here's how you know when to do what.

Is It Really Possible to Abolish the IRS?

March 25, 2015 - 6:41am
Sen. Ted Cruz says he'd like to do it if he becomes president. But experts say it would be awfully hard to do.

10 Tips to Leverage Business Coaching to Grow the Right Way

March 25, 2015 - 6:30am
In a real way, a business coach is similar to a sports coach in that your coach's role is to help you focus, plan, prepare, execute, and regroup so that you get the results you're committed to in your business.

How To Start a Subscription Business

March 25, 2015 - 6:20am
Tired of running on a hamster wheel? Here is your 7-step guide to building a recurring revenue model in any industry.

The Luckiest Office Buildings for Startups

March 25, 2015 - 5:45am
We've compiled seven addresses that seem to have startup mojo for those willing to pay the price.

Why Even Free Trades Can Make Money on the Web

March 25, 2015 - 5:45am
Robinhood isn't exactly stealing from the rich to give to the poor, but the stock-trading startup is giving investors a way to trade for free

How to Manage Your Romance in the Workplace

March 25, 2015 - 5:45am
Workplace romance is a fact of life. If you've found love at the office--or if you're thinking about it--following a few basic guidelines can keep your success on track.

The Founder of This $40 Million Company Just Wants to Dance

March 25, 2015 - 5:30am
Payal Kadakia couldn't find a ballet class that she could attend after work--so she created a search engine to do it for her.

Malcolm Gladwell's 5 Best Life Lessons for Entrepreneurs

March 25, 2015 - 5:30am
Budding entrepreneurs can learn a thing or two (or three, or four...) from this master debunker of conventional wisdom.

5 Smart Ways to Take the Loneliness Out of Being a Solopreneur

March 24, 2015 - 8:05pm
Working for yourself can feel very, very lonely. But it doesn't have to be.

15 Marketing Strategies That Inspire Strategic Thinkers

March 24, 2015 - 5:00pm
Here are fifteen marketing strategies that will definitely spark your creative energy.

Angling for VC Investment This Year? Sorry, You're No Travis Kalanick

March 24, 2015 - 4:40pm
Venture capital funding is becoming less available to tech companies as other sources of funding increase.

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