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Does the Female Customer Perplex VCs too?

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 12:00pm
Many male tech entrepreneurs are baffled about women-focused products, but the confusion seems to extend to plenty of investors as well.
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A New Study on Patents Confirms the Obvious: Big Businesses Have the Upper Hand

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:59am
A new study shows a precipitous drop in patent grants over the years. That's bad news for you.
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Lyft in New York City: Let's Try This One More Time

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:37am
Looks like Lyft's a go in the Big Apple, but the service will look different this time
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8 Ways to Delight Your Customer Today

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 10:53am
Why just satisfy your customers when you can delight them? Here are eight ways you can make them smile today.
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Paul Ryan's Anti-Poverty Plan Is Paternalistic

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 10:28am
It's also a thoughtful, compassionate blueprint for a better social safety net.
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A Cult-like Culture Equals Higher ROI

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 10:20am
The best-performing companies are places where employees love to work.

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How Indiegogo Stumbled Into Intentional Company Culture

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 10:20am
Indiegogo founder Danae Ringelmann talks about how she learned the importance of deliberate culture on both people and profits, and how other companies can benefit as well.
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Why a Drug You've Never Heard of Could Pave the Way for Major Innovation in Pharmaceuticals

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 8:54am
The evaluation process takes 10 months. If approved, biosimilars can offer cheaper alternatives of biologic drugs.
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What It’s Like to Be a Startup CEO. Hint: Not Glamorous

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 8:46am
Storm Ventures partner Jason M. Lemkin shares just what's expected and unexpected (beyond the obvious) when you enter the startup world as CEO.
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The Importance of 'True Grit' in Business

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 8:45am
Great leaders must be adaptable and single-minded in pursuit of their goals.
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How to Stop Embarrassing Yourself in Emails and Memos

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 8:44am
Here are six tips to make your point clearly and gracefully in your business writing.
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Texas' Startup Fund Proves a Boondoggle for Taxpayers

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 8:36am
The taxpayer's money was used to aid tech startups, but not as efficiently as you might think.
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George Takei Teaches You Facebook Tricks

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 8:36am
Plus, the Star Trek star explains fail-proof tactics to use when battling internet trolls.

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How to Increase Your Productivity: Improvise

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 8:00am
Natalie Nixon, the director of the strategic design MBA program at Philadelphia University, explains how improvisational thinking keeps you on your toes.

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21 Ways to Motivate Yourself

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 8:00am
Surely a few ideas on this list will work for you.
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Food Takes Center Stage as Starbucks Reports Sales Boost

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 7:55am
The coffee chain aims on attracting customers not only by its coffee, but a variety of food.
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How to Think on Your Feet Under Pressure: 6 Tips

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 7:35am
Does your mind ever go blank when you're put on the spot? Here's how to have a brilliant response every time.
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10 Tips to Help You Become a Superstar in Sales

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 7:29am
Selling takes discipline, a system, and an ability to communicate and understand people. Do you have what it takes to be a Superstar in sales?
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Marshall Goldsmith: Ask This One Question And Become a Better Leader

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 7:18am
By asking people how you could do better, you'll set up a new dynamic with your employees, family, and peers. The hard part is really hearing their answers.
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New Hiring Laws Seek to Downplay Criminal Convictions

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 7:06am
So-called "Ban-the-box" laws aim to reduce job discrimination against ex-offenders. Here's what this means for your business.
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