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General Stanley McChrystal on How to Adapt, Empower, and Lead

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 11:30am
Retired U.S. Army General Stanley McChrystal, author of Team of Teams, says command-and-control management will make your company slow and sluggish. Find out his tips for how you should structure your company and treat your employees.
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Welcome to the Real-Time Economy

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 11:00am
In our real-time economy, hiring needs have also accelerated. In fact, it's more important than ever to fill key positions quickly. Is your business prepared to keep pace?
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Gary Vaynerchuk: Self-Awareness Is Your Most Important Attribute

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:54am
The charismatic VaynerMedia CEO has a message for entrepreneurs: Accept your shortcomings, and strive to become more conscious of who you really are.
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How to Make Your Office a Happier Place

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:40am
A happier office is a more productive one. Here's how to make your office a happier place for everyone.
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Why Shopify's IPO Is Good News for Billion-Dollar Companies

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:39am
E-commerce software company Shopify made its public debut on Thursday, and it's just the beginning.
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Do Manners Matter Anymore in Today's High Tech World?

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:00am
Do formal manners - persistent, considerate politeness - have a place? Or are they now just old fashioned?
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This Unconventional Exercise Will Help You Strategize

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:00am
A mock interview stage is a great forum for helping you decide on a long-term strategy.
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What This Leaked Memo Reveals About Understanding Your Customers

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 9:50am
Truly understanding your customers can be difficult--and at times, sad. Here's what you can learn from restaurants that believe they have it down to a psychological art.
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Small Businesses Are Selling Faster Than Ever

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 9:50am
A look at how long it takes to sell a small business reveals sellers have been able to find buyers at an increasingly fast pace since 2012
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Changing Employers' Perceptions, One Autistic Worker at a Time

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 9:48am
Meet the business that's connecting high-functioning people on the spectrum with sustainable employment, and fighting a tough workplace stigma along the way.
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10 Indispensable Business Lessons From the Notorious B.I.G.

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 9:37am
To mark the late rapper's birthday, here are ten business tips straight from his song 'Ten Crack Commandments.'
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5 Tools and Tips for Showing Customers You Really Care

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 9:35am
A slew of easy-to-use cloud platforms help you do it on the cheap.
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The Bravery (and Pain) of Zappos's No-Bosses Experiment

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 9:11am
More than 200 employees are leaving because of the company's transition to a holocracy style of management. But that doesn't mean the move is a bad idea.
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Marshall Goldsmith: How to Empower Employees to Engage Themselves

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 9:00am
Marshall Goldsmith, bestselling author and executive coach, explains what sets the happy employees apart from the miserable ones.
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Gary Vaynerchuk: A Great Leader Has to Be the Bigger Person

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 8:53am
The famed VaynerMedia CEO says that the best leaders know when to take the blame themselves.
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Survey: Minority-Owned Businesses Face More Loan Obstacles

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 8:50am
Twenty-three percent of Asian owners, 20 percent of black owners and 19 percent of Hispanic owners have been said they've been rejected for loans--compared with 14 percent of owners in general.
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Gary Vaynerchuk: The Difference Between Social Media and PR

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 8:32am
Gary Vaynerchuk, CEO of social media consultancy VaynerMedia, talks about audience engagement, the true meaning of success, and how to drive traffic to your website through Facebook.
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3 Simple Steps to Take Back Control of Your Business Day

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 8:30am
If you're spread too thin and pulled in too many directions, here are 3 simple steps you can take today to get back in control of your business day.
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The Worst Mistakes You Can Make Licensing an Idea

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 8:30am
Take heed.
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Hundreds March at McDonald's Headquarters to Protest Low Wages

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 8:25am
About 100 protesters were arrested for trespassing as they temporarily blocked two streets around the McDonald's campus a day before the company's annual shareholder meeting.
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