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Moving From Utah to Switzerland as a Freelancer Was Tough--but It's Still Better Than a Corporate Job

June 27, 2017 - 5:45am
This self-employed freelance writer discusses the hardest adjustments she had to make as an American expat.

How This Music Festival Founder Weathered the Biggest Storm of His Career

June 27, 2017 - 5:30am
The response to thousands of distressed emails from ticket holders? Individual phone calls addressing each and every concern.

Arianna Huffington Can't Do Everything on Her To-Do List. Here's How She Sets Her Priorities

June 27, 2017 - 5:30am
No one could accuse the Huffington Post co-founder of taking it easy. After recently leaving her eponymous media company, she's keeing busy--helping Uber get its ship in order and running her new startup, Thrive Global.

Want to Talk with More Confidence? Try the 1 Thing Most People Are Terrified of

June 27, 2017 - 5:30am
Communication is the source of much conflict at work. But practicing healthy confrontation can also the mechanism that fixes much of that conflict.

Want to Think Like Elon Musk? Add These 11 Books to Your Summer Reading List

June 27, 2017 - 5:30am
Brace yourself: his reading tastes range far and wide.

How to Find Your Next Really Big Idea

June 27, 2017 - 5:30am
There's a mythology around big ideas and it's holding you back from having them. Ready to break through? Look right next door.

Does a $15 Minimum Wage Mean Lost Jobs? Researchers in Seattle and Berkeley Duke It Out

June 27, 2017 - 5:12am
Two sets of scientists examined Seattle's $15 minimum wage. Here's what they found.

People Who Start Companies Are Crazy

June 27, 2017 - 5:00am
Delusional thinking is what helps you project a ridiculously bold vision that attracts the people and money you need to make your business a reality.

These Men In Skirts and Dresses Protested Workplace Dress Codes. Lo and Behold, They Won

June 27, 2017 - 12:00am
I'll skip the obvious joke about the right to bare legs. You're welcome.

The 1 Reason Ritz-Carlton Has Incredible Service and You Don't

June 26, 2017 - 8:05pm
Do you want world class customer service? Here is how customer service champion Ritz Carlton does it consistently.

Want to Grow Your Personal Brand? Start Acting Like a Human Being on Social Media

June 26, 2017 - 6:40pm
Technology is great, but it will never take away the aspect of being human. Human curiosity is what will grow your brand.

22 Million People Would Lose Coverage Under GOP Health Bill, New CBO Report Finds

June 26, 2017 - 5:20pm
Five Republican senators have already come out publicly against it.

How to Partner With Other Businesses to Get More Customers

June 26, 2017 - 5:15pm
Expensive digital marketing tactics aren't the only way to gain more customers, learn the eight hallmarks of highly effective referral partners

Women Should Use This 1 Simple Trick When Pitching To Men, According to Science

June 26, 2017 - 5:10pm
Redirecting their attention from downside risk to upside potential can overcome unconscious bias, says new study.

Why I Made "SEO: The Movie"

June 26, 2017 - 4:38pm
On June 20, 2017, I released "SEO: The Movie" online. It's a documentary about the rise of SEO over the years.

5 Truths Every Entrepreneur Will Have To Accept In Order To Succeed.

June 26, 2017 - 3:05pm
You'll never be a superhero. Sorry.

Let's stop pretending employers can't do anything to stop robots from taking jobs.

June 26, 2017 - 2:36pm
The allure of artificial intelligence and robotics might make it tempting for some employers to decrease their workforce but, at the end of the day, your boss doesn't have to let you go.

18 Google Products That Are Now Defunct

June 26, 2017 - 2:30pm
You've got to break a few eggs to make an omelette.

HubSpot Offers $100,000 to the Most 'Disruptive' Business Idea This Summer

June 26, 2017 - 1:37pm
In the first round, entrepreneurs have to pitch their idea in 25 words or less.

8 Business Tactics That Took J.K. Rowling From Writer to Millionaire

June 26, 2017 - 1:31pm
For Harry Potter's 20th anniversary, we look at how J.K. Rowling not only became a best-selling author, but an industry unto herself.