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One Big Lesson From Larry Ellison

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 9:27am
Formerly a believer in strictly organic growth, Ellison learned to embrace the path of growth by acquisition. It's a timely reminder to all founders that it's okay to change your mind.
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Why Entrepreneurs Should Listen to Alibaba's Jack Ma

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 9:14am
Jack Ma's unique business model helped Alibaba become the massive company it is today.
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8 Small Things A Good Product Manager Does Every Day

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 8:47am
What small things do you do every day that make you a good product manager?
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The 1 Email That Every Salesperson Must Master

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 8:30am
A simple template that can help you close millions of dollars of business deals throughout your career.
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Scottish Vote No, but Changes Still Coming for UK

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 8:19am
Scottish voters rejected the independence referendum on Thursday, a decision that will have long-lasting effects on the entire UK.
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3 Qualities of People Who Drive Transformative Change

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 7:45am
Transformation isn't easy. It requires changing not only people's minds, but their hearts as well. People who drive change share these three traits.
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Larry Ellison Steps Down. Will Any Other Tech Founder Ever Live as Large?

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 7:30am
Part of the Oracle co-founder's legacy may be that no one else will ever reach his level of personal luxury.
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Study Shows Being a Couch Potato Is Good for Productivity

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 7:30am
A new study suggests that being kind to yourself about occasional laziness could be a great way to boost your productivity.
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3 Reasons Open Office Plans Are Better After All

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 7:10am
The open-concept office has its detractors. But it can improve communication without harming productivity.
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Alibaba's IPO Caps a Success Tale for Jack Ma

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 7:08am
The Alibaba founder failed his college entrance exam--twice--en route to founding the $25 billion company.
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Foursquare's Dennis Crowley on the Future of Predictive, Personalized Technology

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 7:00am
Foursquare co-founder Dennis Crowley talks to Inc.'s Scott Gerber about his experiences founding companies, lessons from selling a business to Google, and why the future belongs to personalized search.
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How to Sleep Better at Night as a CEO

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 7:00am
Simple strategies for managing the pressure of running your own business
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Home Depot Reveals Ugly Details of Massive Security Breach

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 6:49am
The months-long security breach at Home Depot stores affected 56 million debit and credit cards, the company revealed.
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3 Essential Steps to Creating a Successful Personal Growth Plan

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 6:30am
Drawing up a plan with the counsel of trusted advisors can not only help you visualize your goals and the necessary steps to achieve them, but it can also remedy a lot of the uncertainty that held you back in the first place.
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2 Reasons to Revamp the Question (and Answer) to "What Do You Do?"

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 6:12am
There are important lessons you and your employees can learn when you stop judging people by their answers to this frequently asked networking and cocktail-party question.
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Top 10 Tips From Mark Cuban

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 6:05am
You might know him best as one of the staple sharks on "The Shark Tank," but Mark Cuban didn't get where he is by luck and good looks alone.
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How to Lead Multitasking Control Freaks

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 6:02am
These managers never say no to a new project, but they micromanage every detail. And they could be holding your organization back.
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5 Decisions to Avoid for Startup Success

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 6:01am
Making these five mistakes will spell certain death for a young startup. Here's what you need to avoid if you want your business to succeed in the long run.
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50 Things You Never Knew About Languages

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 6:00am
(So at least you never had to be afraid to ask.)
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Foursquare's Dennis Crowley: Being an Entrepreneur 'Can Drive You Crazy'

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 6:00am
As he tries to reinvent Foursquare, its CEO shares some straight talk about the daily ups and downs of running your own company.
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