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The Two Leading Sources of Small Business Funding Today: Big Banks and Institutional Lenders

Inc.com - May 15, 2015 - 12:20am
According to April 2015 Biz2Credit Small Business Lending Index, approval percentages at small banks, alternative lenders and credit unions all have stalled.

Shutterstock CEO: I Only Know How to Innovate Through Failure

Inc.com - May 14, 2015 - 10:02pm
A large tech company drove Jon Oringer out of business. But that event led him to start his the now 12-year-old Shutterstock.

Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos and Warren Buffett All Shared This Experience--Long Before They Were Successful

Inc.com - May 14, 2015 - 8:30pm
Hint: It wasn't just that they spent time becoming experts in their fields.

5 Business Truths I Wish Someone Had Told Me 5 Years Ago

Entrepreneur's Run & Grow - May 14, 2015 - 7:00pm
Advice to help you and your startup get ahead -- fast.

Does a College Diploma Make Someone Special?

Entrepreneur's Run & Grow - May 14, 2015 - 6:45pm
Three questions you should ask a graduate to see if college truly paid off.

6 Tips on How to Find a Job in China

Entrepreneur's Run & Grow - May 14, 2015 - 6:30pm
Want to be a global entrepreneur or employee? Here are the resources to get started.

Senate Puts Trade Bill Back on Track

Inc.com - May 14, 2015 - 6:15pm
The bill passed by a 65-33 vote.

3 Ways to Teach Your Kids About Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneur's Run & Grow - May 14, 2015 - 6:00pm
The skills and character traits children can learn as little entrepreneurs will help them thrive their entire lives.

This Homemade Beta Test Launched a Multimillion Dollar Food Startup

Inc.com - May 14, 2015 - 5:54pm
Before you design your first product, you should design a fast, cheap test for learning the truth from prospective customers.

9 Tests Every Leader Must Pass

Entrepreneur's Run & Grow - May 14, 2015 - 5:45pm
You can maximize your influence and make your organization a better place to work and your home a better place to live. And it starts here, with your own self-examination.

Why I Quit Sucking My Thumb at Age 34 (Yes, It Was a Business Decision)

Entrepreneur's Run & Grow - May 14, 2015 - 5:30pm
No, I'm not a buck-toothed, socially awkward, reclusive troll. I'm changing the world -- one decision at a time.

5 Steps to Seriously Improve Your Networking Skills

Entrepreneur's Run & Grow - May 14, 2015 - 5:00pm
In a world of take take take, showing that you care about someone as a friend puts you in a whole different category with your connections.

The Deal with Data: 5 Steps to Getting a Way More Efficient Team

Entrepreneur's Run & Grow - May 14, 2015 - 4:30pm
Installing data practices can create hours where you've never had them before, revealing patterns and outliers and illuminating problems and opportunities within your workforce.

William Ury Explains How to Win Any Negotiation

Inc.com - May 14, 2015 - 4:24pm
William Ury, author of Getting to Yes with Yourself, breaks down his secrets to getting what you want at the bargaining table.

How To Truly Listen in a Negotiation

Inc.com - May 14, 2015 - 4:24pm
Master negotiator and author of Getting to Yes with Yourself William Ury says successful negotiators first listen to the person on the other side of the table.

The Key to Power in Any Negotiation Is In Your Hands

Inc.com - May 14, 2015 - 4:24pm
Master negotiator William Ury says you will always have the upper hand in a negotiation by figuring out your best alternative in the event you can't reach an agreement.

How To Control Your Emotions in a Heated Negotiation

Inc.com - May 14, 2015 - 4:24pm
Good negotiators need to have emotional intelligence as well as cognitive intelligence, says the author of Getting to Yes with Yourself William Ury.

William Ury Explains How to Win Any Negotiation

Inc.com - May 14, 2015 - 4:24pm
William Ury, author of Getting to Yes with Yourself, breaks down his secrets to getting what you want at the bargaining table.

5 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Niche Marketplaces

Entrepreneur's Run & Grow - May 14, 2015 - 4:00pm
Thank Airbnb, Trulia and other niche players for the potential partnerships -- and more -- that they offer entrepreneurs.

Forget Miles: How to Make The Most of Your Frequent Flyer Program

Inc.com - May 14, 2015 - 3:55pm
New research shows the best and worst airline rewards programs of 2015. Here's where you should be cashing in.

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