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The Best Way to Get Innovative Ideas From Your Customers

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 12:00pm
The next time you do market research, try to limit the contact between participants. The less the individuals interact, the more innovative their ideas will be.
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Why Performance Reviews Are a Waste of Time and Money

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 11:41am
Want to help your employees improve their performance? Start by getting rid of traditional evaluations.
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The Best Financing Options for Women Entrepreneurs

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 11:35am
If you need funding to start or grow your woman-owned small business or startup, consider these female-friendly investment, loan, and grant opportunities.
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10 Reasons You're Ready To Freelance Full Time 

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 11:35am
If late nights and a bit of instability don't intimidate you, it may be time to start freelancing.
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5 Jobs in the Marijuana Industry You Never Knew Existed

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 10:27am
The legal weed business brings together people with highly specialized skills who perform a surprisingly wide range of roles.
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The Craziest Stunts Pulled by Employees Who Literally Lived at the Office

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 10:04am
Who needs work-life balance? These people who ate, showered, and slept at their workplaces certainly didn't.
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3 Ways You May Be Holding Your Team Back

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 10:00am
If your team's not leading the way you want them to, it may be you.
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6 Colors That Boost Creativity, Happiness, and Productivity in the Office

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 9:41am
Mood-enhancing shades to inspire you and your team.
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A 'Keurig for Nutrition' That Takes the Guesswork Out of Supplements

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 9:32am
A new device will use your personal data to dispense exactly the nutrients you need, when you need them.
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10 Simple Rules for Increasing Your Team’s Productivity

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 9:30am
Sometimes it takes a village to stay on task.
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How A Bankrupt NBA Star Became A Financial Adviser For Morgan Stanley

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 9:15am
Antoine Walker made (and lost) $108 million. Now he's teaching young stars how not to lose their money.
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4 Ways to Make Your Brand Meaningful to Employees

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 9:09am
"You can design and create and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality." -Walt Disney
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How Humble Beginnings Can Affect Your Entrepreneurial Style

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 9:08am
Don Charlton, founder of recruiting platform Jazz, explains how growing up in poverty affected his career both negatively and positively.
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Congress Starts to Show Small Businesses (Some) Mercy

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 9:01am
The Export Import Bank and the Small Business Administration's 7(a) loan programs upon which thousands of entrepreneurs depend face uncertain futures.
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The Biggest Pet Peeves of Mark Cuban, Oprah Winfrey, and 12 Other Super-Successful People

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 8:25am
It turns out you're not the only one who gets annoyed by loud gum-chewers.
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How Zappos Determines Salaries Under Its New Holacracy System

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 8:20am
The online retailer is experimenting with a "badge-based compensation program" where employees' pay is determined by their skill set.
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The Wet Blanket Covering Small Business

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 8:20am
The motives, values, and passions of entrepreneurs--their "animal spirits"--have come under attack recently.
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You're Hurting Your Business by Holding On to Bad Hires

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 8:19am
Tom Gimbel, CEO of LaSalle Network, explains why leaders should ignore the stigmas surrounding letting go of bad hires.
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Why Apple iPhone Sales May Have Peaked

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 8:17am
Apple sold fewer iPhones in the last quarter than Wall Street analysts expected. Here's why the company's "golden goose" may be in trouble.
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These 3 Hot Marketing Tips Can Light A Fire Under Your Startup

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 8:10am
Without measurement, your efforts will leave you feeling like you're doing a lot without getting much done.
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