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Greece’s collapse is officially worse than the US Great Depression

Greece’s GDP shrank by a mere 0.2% in the second quarter. While still a decline, it’s the smallest drop since the third quarter of 2008—which means that after 24 consecutive quarters of economic contraction, the Greek recession’s end might finally be at a hand.<p>Don’t expect any wild celebrations in …

Managers Can Motivate Employees with One Word

Human beings are profoundly social — we are hardwired to connect to one another and to want to work together. Frankly, we would never have survived as a species without our instinctive desire to live and work in groups, because physically we are just not strong or scary enough.<p>Tons of research has …

The Most Painless Way to Develop a Business Model | Inc.com

The big idea behind the map--and the arrangement of the blocks--is that it helps users to see which elements of their business model will influence others.<p>"It's like a balloon--when you push on one side, it will affect the other side," Osterwalder said during a recent Stanford Entrepreneurship …

9 Things Small Businesses Should Know About Amazon's New Mobile Payments Reader

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Better late than never. Amazon has finally taken its place in the cutthroat mobile payments race.<p>Aiming to take a swipe at Square, PayPal Here and Intuit GoPayment -- and the small businesses that use them -- the ecommerce titan today …

The 7 Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make When Launching an Ecommerce Startup

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As we continue to rely on technology for its simplicity and convenience, everything from books to cars are now available online. And many entrepreneurs are jumping on this wave, because when done correctly, ecommerce sites can provide a …

9 Questions To Answer If You Want To Be Proud Of Your Life

There’s a difference between building a career that <i>you</i> can believe is successful and a career that <i>others</i> would believe is successful. Here are 9 questions you need to answer if you believe the former counts more than the latter.<p><b>1. Who are the three people you want to help that actually want your</b> …

This Is How Successful People Say No

And the most successful people know that <i>how</i> you say no can be the difference between maintaining someone's respect and ruining a relationship.<p>In a recent LinkedIn post, Brian de Haaff, cofounder and CEO of Aha! Labs Inc., argues that "telling people 'no' does not need to be an act of rejection." He …

19 Entrepreneurs Share What Hours They Work

If I had a penny for every time an entrepreneur joked about long hours, maybe I could fund your next startup.<p>But what hours do entrepreneurs really …