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The Complete Toolbox for the 2017 Entrepreneur

February 22, 2017 - 7:15am
Here are forty-eight tested tools that can make running a business (no matter what phase) a little easier, efficient, and enjoyable.

Introvert Meets Telephone... with Chocolate as the Reward

February 22, 2017 - 7:00am
Introvert Meets Telephone... with Chocolate as the Reward: Sharon Flank, CEO of InfraTrac, learned that founders are the best salespeople and motivated herself to pick up the phone and start selling.

Are Your Wearables Helping Cyber Criminals?

February 22, 2017 - 7:00am
DDoS and botnet attacks are on the rise. Experts weigh in on what is aiding these threats and what we can do to protect ourselves and our businesses.

This New Cafe Honors 'The Golden Girls' (and Serves a Killer Lesson on Emotional Branding)

February 22, 2017 - 7:00am
Centered around the iconic television show, the 'Golden Girls' restaurant has outstanding odds of success because of attention to one basic thing.

Stanford Unveils New Artificial Synapse--A Promising Step Toward Safer Artificial Intelligence

February 22, 2017 - 6:45am
New organic neural network is higher performance and lower power.

3 Ways To Outsmart Impostor Syndrome

February 22, 2017 - 6:43am
Impostor syndrome can make you feel like a fraud. Use these simple strategies to get your confidence back.

7 Simple Leadership Habits that Will Raise the Bar at Your Company

February 22, 2017 - 6:30am
Your team is always watching. Here are 7 leadership habits that will pay huge dividends in creating the execution culture you want.

Are You An Owner or An Operator: Why You Might Need To Fire Yourself

February 22, 2017 - 6:15am
A word of caution for any entrepreneur who has founded a business and remains active in it: you might need to fire your CEO - yourself. Every owner of a growing business knows what it's like to play multiple roles but the two most critical ones are Owner and CEO and it's hard to do both well.

How Tony Hsieh's $350 Million Bet on Las Vegas Went Down

February 22, 2017 - 6:01am
A new book offers an insider's look at the Zappos founder and his bold startup experiment in the desert.

How a 26-Year-Old Started a Seven-Figure Business from Her Van

February 22, 2017 - 5:57am
Success just doesn't come and find you, you have to go out and get it.

3 Things Alexa von Tobel Learned From Selling Her Startup for $250 Million

February 22, 2017 - 5:45am
Alexa von Tobel sold her company, LearnVest, to Northwestern Mutual. Here's what she learned in the process.

Here's How a Simple 38-Minute Morning Routine Will Transform Your Whole Day

February 22, 2017 - 5:45am
These techniques, when done together, have been proven to elevate a positive mindset, boost happiness, and make you more productive.

Entrepreneurs Who Sell Their Companies Lose 25 Percent of Their Employees. Here's How to Keep Them

February 22, 2017 - 5:30am
When your company is bought out by a competitor, follow these 3 simple rules to make sure your employees don't jump ship.

How to Sell Your Business--and Keep It, Too

February 22, 2017 - 5:30am
Big businesses searching for inspiration, innovation, and startup verve are finding a surprising new source: the entrepreneurs whose startups they buy. Meet the owners who got bought out--but didn't sell out.

Want to Know the Difference Between Good and Bad Bosses? This Viral Internet Meme Ends the Debate

February 22, 2017 - 5:30am
This internet meme might be the epitome of the contrast between good bosses and bad bosses.

8 Books Every Leader Needs to Read in 2017

February 22, 2017 - 5:30am
Here are my recommendations for best leadership books to take to a deserted island in 2017.

3 Simple Ways to Make Yourself Happy That Are Proven by Neuroscience

February 22, 2017 - 5:18am
No need to spend hours on meditation--just make these mental tweaks.

Good News For Ugly People: You're Going to be Rich

February 22, 2017 - 4:34am
We always knew there was a premium for the beautiful people. Turns out the ugly premium is even better.

Buy United's New Basic Economy Fares And You Can't Sit With Your Kids (And As For Those Supposedly Lower Fares...)

February 22, 2017 - 1:19am
As United launches its new Sub-Cattle Class, there's quite a few disturbing truths you need to know.

Want to Raise Fearless Daughters? Science Says Give Them Role Models Like These Courageous Women

February 22, 2017 - 12:30am
Great role models: From Nellie Bly and Cecilia Payne to Nadezhda Popova, the Night Witches and Dr. Mary Edwards Walker (and many others).


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