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MORGAN STANLEY: Here are 36 stocks that should thrive no matter what

But even if the markets and economy as a whole were to turn, there will continue to be growth stories here and there that'll deliver no matter what.<p>These are the secular growth stories.<p>On Tuesday, Morgan Stanley released its annual list of secular growth stocks.<p>"To build this Secular Growth Stocks …

Investing

It Takes Marketing Leadership to Drive Sales Transformation

The sales profession is going through a transformation. Social, mobile, and digital media are helping buyers become better informed and raising their expectations. And the purchase process has become longer and more complex.<p>These forces are making selling more costly, collaborative, and …

Selling

5 80s Business Movies Every Entrepreneur Should See

In retrospect, the 80s may not have been a golden era in American business - we can laugh at some of these things now. At the same time, some of these entrepreneurship moves and personalities are eternal.<p>Entrepreneurs find inspiration in unusual places. One of those places, for me, is television. I …

The Dark Side Of Entrepreneurship And How To Break Through

Thinking of starting your own business? Join the other 40 percent of people looking to do the same.<p>It seems the workforce has presented us with more tools and freedom to venture out on our own now than ever before. Almost any one has access to creating their own website, selling their goods in an …

The 8 Best Industries for Flipping a Business

Looking to cash in on your company? Here are the sectors with the biggest growth in exits.<p>Starting a business is one thing, but growing a company all the way to an exit--at a high multiple--is a different story altogether.<p>While not all entrepreneurs are looking to "flip" a business to a strategic …

Fortune.com

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Google Says These Are 2014's Best Android Apps

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Drone pilot wanted: Starting salary $100,000

Drone jobs are in high demand.<p>Big companies, such as Amazon and Facebook, are looking for pilots who fly drones and engineers with experience in building the unmanned aircraft. And they are willing to pay top dollar for the right stuff.<p>Federal regulations currently prohibit the use of drones for …

5 Tech Startups to Watch in 2015

Got what it takes to be a hot startup? Check out these startups to learn their secrets<p>We live in the information age, and because of this, tech startups are some of the most promising ones to keep an eye on. These startups truly innovate to bring us better solutions to problems that arise both as a …

Startups

Fantasy football waiver wire: 5 running backs to target for Week 6

Another wave of injuries is set to shake up the waiver wire. Here are the running backs you should keep an eye on.<p>The New Orleans Saints and Kansas City Chiefs are on bye in Week 6, so Jamaal Charles, Knile Davis, Pierre Thomas and Khiry Robinson are all unavailable in fantasy lineups. There's also …

GOLDMAN: Here Are The 40 Cheapest Stocks In The Market

Despite what has been a 200% rally in the market since early 2009, Goldman Sachs' David Kostin believes the S&P still has the ability to go from 1,960 today to 2,050 by the end of the year. From there, Kostin sees it going to 2,200 by the end of 2016.<p>While further gains in the market are likely to …

Investing

7 Stocks to Buy and Hold for the Next 15 Years

Some of Disney's prime assets are folks who never ask for a raise, including Goofy, Cinderella and Luke Skywalker.<p>My advice to investors has always …

39 Free Tools for Creating Unique Images

If a picture is worth 1,000 words, and the average length of an English word is 5 letters, it would take you 35.71 Tweets to tell the same story you …

Infographics

7 Things You Can Legally Steal from Successful Companies

<i>Denis Duvauchelle is CEO and co-founder of Twoodo, helping your team organize itself using simple #hashtags.</i><p>The essence of innovation and the foundation of many start-ups are to imitate and adapt from existing concepts. New ideas are mostly incremental improvements of past ideas, just as we as a …

50 Websites Your Startup Needs to Succeed

It might seem like it, but your startup isn't alone.<p>You have more help, tools and talent at your disposal than your partners and first employees bring to the table. Even better, some of the tools are free, and the others come at a fair, competitive price. Not all of a startup's help comes in the …