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Feeling Overwhelmed? Use These 4 Tricks to Automate Your Life as an Entrepreneur

With too many tasks, too many hats, and too few hours in the day, hack your days with these four tricks to gaining more control.

Change Is Not Enough -- We Must Evolve

When it comes to your business, are you making the distinction between change and evolution?

9 Lies We Entrepreneurs Need to Stop Telling Ourselves

The first one is "I'm not smart enough." But that's totally not true, right?

6 Ways to Get More Done Without Hiring More People

Using "blocks," "sprints" and sub-categorizing is just one strategy to consider.

7 Ways Business Owners Can Save 40-Plus Hours Every Month

There are only so many hours in the day. Here's how to get some of them back.

This Entrepreneur Started His Business for One, Very Important Customer: Himself

Why creating a solution for a problem in your own life is a great way to get a business idea.

Until Robots Destroy Us All , 'AIM' High With AI Marketing

For startups looking to enhance their viability, AI presents lucrative opportunities. Want to get started?

Got Bad Credit? Don't Apply for a Loan Before You Ask a Few Hard Questions.

Your credit score is a major factor, but it's not the only reason potential lenders might give you bad news.

3 Ways That Your Actions Today Will Shape Your Company's Legacy

Legacy isn't some far-off goal to achieve; you can cultivate your company's legacy starting right now.

3 Storytelling Tips for Brands in Emerging Tech Sectors

The brand that tells the best tale will win, so flex your storytelling muscles and get to work.

4 Fix-It Lessons From Uber's Overhaul

When startups grow as quickly as Uber, bad habits tend to seep into the foundation. But the meteoric rise and subsequent turbulence at Uber provide valuable lessons for entrepreneurs who might not fully understand their customer base.

Check Out This Futuristic, and Dangerous Looking, Police Hoverbike

Would you feel safe if this pulled up during a crisis?

McDonald's Introduces Smartphone Lockers So People Aren't Distracted During Family Meals

Would you lock up your phone?

It's Science, Baby! Proving the Power of Positive Reinforcement at Work

Motivating employees comes down to two methods: positive and negative reinforcement. Which is yours?

'Startup Courage'? It Starts on Day 1.

When investors ask why a bigger, more established company won't copy your idea, remember that you have no reason to stop in your tracks.

20 of the Best Backpacks for Entrepreneurs

Elevate your workplace style with these smart backpacks that will enhance your commute -- and even impress your investors.

8 Ways You're Sabotaging Your Work Reputation

The quality of your work matters of course, but the small actions you take each day add up to create a bigger picture about who you are.

Has Your Business Plateaued? Here's How Companies Like Square and Salesforce.com Have Broken Through.

Instead of fighting for scraps in existing cutthroat markets, produce more creative strategies that open up new frontiers.

Severe Wi-Fi Security Flaw Puts Millions of Devices at Risk

'Krack Attack' allows hackers to steal credit cards, bank info and more.

Side Hustlers: Find Out How to Build a Powerful Brand That Your Customers Will Love

Brand strategist genius Jennifer Kem on Tuesday will share the secret of what makes a great brand, how to develop your brand and the importance of feedback.

What Do You Do When Your Spouse Doesn't Support Your Entrepreneurial Dreams?

How to balance what you need with what your partner needs.

The Majority of Small-Business Owners Rely on Word-of-Mouth Referrals. Here Are 3 Ways to Get Them.

Is it in your control as a business owner to increase the number of referrals you receive on a monthly basis or is it luck of the draw?

Why You Shouldn't Always Charge to Speak and Write

Doing the work for exposure is how you command a big fee later.

Why a Turnaround at Toys R Us Will Tank

Without an effort to transform its brand story, Toys R Us is another retail example of too little, too late.

This Is How I Manage Freelance Workers and Why It Works

Building long-term but flexible relationships assures you the talent you need, when you need it, at price you can afford.

Start Building Your Personal Brand With Tips From Greg Rollett, Lewis Howes and More Experts

Learn the techniques and strategies you need to break through.

The 8 Best Pieces of Business Advice I've Received In The Past 6 Months

Words of wisdom from business leaders.

How to Live the Professional Dream as Your Own Boss

Here are three ways to make it happen.

The Importance of Surrounding Yourself With the Right People

It's nearly impossible to rise to your own personal greatness if you aren't surrounding yourself with people who are doing the same.

Why Elon Musk's Vision of Communications Over Collaboration Won't Work for Most Businesses

Top-down communications and collaboration are not mutually exclusive.

7 Digital Marketing Strategies for Franchises

Here's how to use the power of search, social media, email and more to increase your visibility.

11 Ways to Boost Your Sales Performance

The sales profession is a fast-paced, constantly adapting industry with an onslaught of new competitors and niches. As a result, it's vital for sales professionals to strive for continuous improvement.

The Key to Success for Public-Private Social Good Initiatives

When the private sector merges with the public sector to empower women, the focus should be dignity -- not charity.

The Future According to Elon Musk

Plans and predictions for our world and beyond, according to the man behind SpaceX.

A World Renowned Chef and Spice Blender Shares His Recipe for Success

Lior Lev Sercarz tells Jessica Abo how his life experiences inspired him to start his own biscuits and spice shop.

Marketing an App? Cut Your Facebook Ad Costs Dramatically With These Tips.

Learn how to optimize your marketing approach.

3 Ways to Consistently Delight Your Customers

Start by meeting their expectations rather than trying to exceed them.

Why Short-Term Contracts Aren't Just for Netflix and Spotify Anymore

With subscription software as a service rising in popularity, short-term contracts are an increasingly good option for B2B businesses.

6 Tips for Digging Your Small Business Out of Serious Debt

Digging out of business debt really isn't all that different from pulling yourself out of personal debt.

Lax Online Security Can Destroy Your Brand Overnight

Protecting your brand requires much more than picking a good password, though that is an important start.

The 3 Rules Disruptive Artists Follow

Tips for creatives to bend the rules and make money doing what they love.

Cloud-Based Startups Face Tough Marketing Challenges

Digital marketers work to be ranked high on the results page. In the future, they will have to work even harder.

Swedish Brand Ikea Launches Modern, Affordable Pet Line

The question is who is going to assemble it?

4 Surprising Ways AI Is Changing How We Work With Words

Soon, Google will be able to search out that tiny portion of a podcast you want. Oh, and writers and translators will be out of a job.

My Secret Ingredient for Getting More Clients

Want to get more? Be more.

How This Company Got Over Screwing Up on Its Biggest Sales Day of the Year

When Valentine's Day deliveries turned into a nightmare for on-demand flower company UrbanStems, a personal touch helped mend relations with unhappy customers.

The Co-Writer of 'Despacito' on Why You Should Pursue Every One of Your Dreams

Erika Ender, the first female songwriter to have a number one song on Billboard's 'Hot 100' chart in Spanish, also runs a foundation helping at-risk kids.

Top 10 Business Ideas You Can Start for Free With Barely Lifting A Finger

Successful entrepreneurs recognize and seize every opportunity that comes their way.

5 Trends In Cryptocurrency Entrepreneurs Need to Know

Cryptocurrencies are here to stay. The smart move is to start capitalizing now on the money of the future.

If You Want to Start a Service Business for Women, Follow This Advice From Ellevest's Founder

Sallie Krawcheck explains how she built her brand.