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Follow These 4 Simple Steps To Avoid A Hiring Crisis

Entrepreneur - April 17, 2014

Entrepreneurs often make poor decisions about hiring and staffing because they are stuck in crisis mode: They need help immediately. Stephen R. Covey popularized this notion with the "Urgent/Important Matrix" in his 1994... Read »

How To Achieve Work-Life Balance In 10 Easy Steps

Entrepreneur - April 10, 2014

One might think that an entrepreneur equipped with a brain that’s more evenly balanced than most might have a very healthy work-life balance. That’s not necessarily the case as entrepreneurs are driven to continually... Read »

eBay CEO: Carl Icahn And I Are Burying The Hatchet

CNBC - April 10, 2014

This is a real win-win, says John Donahoe, eBay president and CEO, sharing his thoughts on Carl Icahn withdrawing his proposal to separate eBay from its PayPal unit. Read »

How To Spot A Toxic Leader

CEO.com - April 10, 2014

Sigmund Freud once remarked that all his life he wrestled with “the demon” – the demon of irrationality. When individuals in positions of power refuse to acknowledge the extent to which irrationality governs their... Read »

Martha Stewart’s Toddler Granddaughter Speaks 3 Languages

ABC - April 9, 2014

Martha Stewart's grandchildren are advanced. Her daughter Alexis' toddlers, Jude, 3, and Truman, 2, are already quite the linguists. "The little girl is a genius speaking Spanish and English [and] she's going into Mandarin... Read »

Lying Is Not A Business Strategy

CEO.com - April 9, 2014

Imagine this: You run a landscaping business from your home. You have beautifully manicured grounds with colorful flowering plants tastefully strewn about and a rock pond with tropical fish. Prospective clients come by and... Read »

GoSquared CEO Explains The Use Of Data For Customers

Bloomberg - April 8, 2014

James Gill, CEO at GoSquared, explains how his company tracks tens of thousands of websites, crunching data and managing it for clients to better understand their customers’ needs. Read »

Why Marissa Mayer Wants Original TV Programming

Mashable - April 8, 2014

Marissa Mayer may soon take a break from acquiring companies and instead acquire some TV shows. Yahoo is "close" to ordering four high-quality online TV series with budgets of as much as a "few million dollars" per episode,... Read »

3 Ways To Make A Good Presentation Great

Inc - April 8, 2014

Good presentations are uncommon, but great presentations are rare as basilisk teeth. That's because, when it comes to presentations, the jump from good to great is larger than the jump from bad to good. Here's why: Read »

How Much A Bad Hire Will Actually Cost You (Infographic)

Fast Company - April 8, 2014

Congratulations! Your startup is seeing some seriously rapid growth, but make sure you fill in the gaps with the right people because a bad hire might cost you more than you think. Read »

Mark Cuban Says Donald Trump Can’t Afford Buffalo Bills, Trump Fires Back

TMZ Sports - April 7, 2014

Mark Cuban tells TMZ Sports he does NOT believe Donald Trump can afford to purchase the Buffalo Bills all by himself ... a statement that Trump says is DEAD WRONG. Trump also says Cuban's a "lightweight whose net worth is a... Read »

GrubHub CEO Eyes Growth

CNBC - April 7, 2014

Matt Maloney, GrubHub CEO, discusses his company's debut on the NYSE and the GrubHub business model. Read »

What Will Tim Cook Do With Apple’s $159B?

NYT - April 7, 2014

Apple topped the list, with nearly $159 billion. A decade ago, before the iPhone came along, the company was holding about $5.5 billion. Read »

Virgin CEO: Celebrate What Makes Your Company Different

Entrepreneur - April 7, 2014

Richard Branson regularly shares his business experience and advice with readers. Read »

5 Tips For Building An Innovative Team

Forbes - April 7, 2014

Leaders are accountable to assemble teams and lead them to optimal performance outcomes. An effective leader recognizes the importance of embracing differences in people and knows how to connect the dots amongst those... Read »