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10 Things Your Employees Aren't Telling You

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 4:55pm
There is a lot said outside the boss' office and not all of it pleasant. Find out if this is the chatter at your company.
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Alibaba's Jack Ma: We're Ready to Make Mistakes

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 4:29pm
Alibaba just pulled off the largest IPO in history. But in a recent talk, executive chairman Jack Ma said that the company still doesn't have everything right.
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Contract Workers Keep Silicon Valley Startups in (Risky) Business

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 3:00pm
As the nation shifts to a freelance, contractor economy, the results may haunt Silicon Valley companies ever after.
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Be a Better Leader by Pondering these 4 Philosophers

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 3:00pm
You may have forgotten what Aristotle and Nietzsche wrote about, but in tough times these deep thinkers can improve your leadership ability.
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Why STEM Careers Fail to Capture Girls' Hearts and Minds

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 2:53pm
Three accomplished businesswomen give their take on the tech skills gap and other persistent startup issues.
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Why Honesty Is Not Always the Best Policy at Work

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 1:59pm
A new study finds that leaders appear more benevolent by using deception to manage certain business situations.
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Why Responding to Climate Change Is Just Good Business

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 1:30pm
Companies are changing their businesses to pollute less and become more sustainable. You can too.
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Picking Up Crumbs: Is Marcus Lemonis Brilliant or Crazy?

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 12:13pm
The Profit star believes he can revive the bankrupt gourmet cupcake chain. Here, two experts dissect his proposed strategy.
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Make Your Employees Happier with These 5 Creative Benefits

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:10am
So you provide your employees a solid health care plan and a 401k with company "match." Great, but you're going to need to be more creative if you want to keep top talent. Here's a hint; start by making your employees happier and healthier.
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5 Sage Words of Advice from Millionaires

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:52am
You get what you pay for--except when it comes to free advice.
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Yahoo's Early Alibaba Investment Now Worth a Fortune

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:45am
The $1 billion that Yahoo invested in Alibaba is now worth around $9 billion.
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3 Startups Racing to Become the Seamless of Booze

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:37am
Alcohol delivery startups are popping up all over the country. Here are three with a good handle on the market.
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Why It Pays to Bring Online Retail Offline

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:18am
E-commerce entrepreneurs from Birchbox to Bonobos are taking their concepts offline. Here, a few of those founders share advice for doing it right.
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How a Failed Experiment Led to One of the Best-Selling Products of All Time

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:03am
The product formerly known as 'Press n' Peel' didn't catch on right away, but once it did, there was no looking back.
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10 Social Media Habits That Are Bad for Your Brand

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 9:50am
Social media management sometimes feels like more of an art than a science because everyone seems to have their own opinion on how to do it. Forget the opinions. There are legitimate mistakes to avoid.
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What Mark Zuckerberg Thinks All High Schoolers Should Know

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 9:29am
According to the Facebook CEO, nobody knows what the future will be like--and therefore, nobody has an advantage.
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Larry Ellison: High Tech's Greatest Marketer

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 9:27am
Larry Ellison was arguably high tech's best marketer. Here's a quick glimpse into how he thinks.
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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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