How Crowdsourcing Is Shaping the Future of Everything

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Technology is not replacing humans. Our connected world is empowering humanity as never before. Read Entire Story

Steve Jobs Shares the Secrets to Successful Team Leadership in This Throwback Video

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The Apple co-founder reveals what he really thinks about professional managers Read Entire Story

How Individuality Is Changing Today’s Business Models

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Instead of a one-size-fits-all system, transform your strategies to focus on the individuals engaging with your company. Read Entire Story

Thinking Inside the Box: Reversing the Innovation Myth

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In order to innovate, you have to think outside the box, right? Meet a customer’s unmet need, or in the case of radical innovations like the iPod or Kindle, give… Read more » (c) Read Entire Story

Why the Passing of American Icon Sam Shepard Should Remind You of the Importance of Innovation

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ALS, which killed Shepard, is the focus of entrepreneurs working in healthcare to rid us of this and lesser-known diseases. Read Entire Story

3 Startups Attempting to Capitalize on 2 Very Big Trends

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Medical care and transportation are problems facing people all over the world. Read Entire Story

Why Entrepreneurs Should Aim to Fail — That’s Right. They Should Actively Seek It.

When you come out of a tough situation and realize you weren’t crushed by it, you’ll be stronger. Read Entire Story

How to Hack Growth When Growth Stalls

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One of the greatest threats to long-term success is when companies aren’t vigilant enough about responding to the changes in their market—whether it’s by failing to spot product or channel fatigue, acknowledge new competition, make needed updates to products or marketing adjustments in a timely fashion, or embrace new technology coming online. Editor’s Note: this piece is an excerpt from Hacking Growth. Get the book here. How to Avoid … Read Entire Story

Here’s How You Make Customer Service Your Secret Weapon

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Why speed matters, and how to stay top-of-mind for every customer. Read Entire Story

Why Building Relationships with Your Employees Is Better Than Just Managing Them

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By creating strong relationships with your staff members, you’ll build a better workforce and develop bonds that will help you and your business be a success. Read Entire Story

Take Advantage of Marketplace Cultural Changes to Grow Your Business

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As the U.S. cultural landscape continues to evolve, smart business owners need to learn how to address a changing marketplace. Read Entire Story

5 Common Challenges All Digital Marketers Face & How to Own Them

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Big or small, B2B or B2C there are a core set of challenges that all marketers face. The extremity of these challenges will vary from brand to brand and person to person but undoubtedly exist within every organization. Within the last few years alone, it now takes 52% more touches to close a deal than it did in the years prior. Yikes! Those aren’t the best odds, and now that marketing is becoming even more responsible for sales (not that that’s a bad thing), the modern marketer is stressed out. But don’t fret, you’re not alone. The first… Read Entire Story