Want to find problems in how businesses work? Step up to the tech carnival knock-'em-down gallery. Three balls to tip the scales on a big brand, and first two throws don't count. Facebook left left millions
When's the last time you were really afraid about something you're doing at work? I mean the real, visceral kind of fear that wakes you up in the middle of the night and tosses and turns you. Now you think
It's no secret that entrepreneurs work extremely hard, sometimes to the point of burnout. As an entrepreneur, you're responsible for everything. Let's not forget that some entrepreneurs hustle 24/7 for
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In a Surprising Move, CVS Just Made Its Biggest Announcement Since Discontinuing the Sale of Cigarettes
Next time you pop into CVS, you might be surprised by what you'll find on its shelves. CVS Health just announced the sale of products containing a controversial ingredient in 800 stores across eight states.
The "Queen of Talk" is coming out with a new book, and it is certainly destined to be a monumental success. The title of the book is The Path Made Clear. It is a tome of life advice from many Oprah approved
If you want to form connections with customers and clients, having a great brand story is key. Brand stories allow people to identify with your brand and care about it. A brand story is the inspiring of
Getting married can be an exciting time as it confirms and celebrates your commitment to each other. After marriage, you'll have all sorts of adventures to share, but your honeymoon phase can be cut short
Basketball Coach Tom Izzo's Screaming Rant Was Over the Line. It's a Lesson for All Leaders in Accountability
Like much of the country on Thursday, I was keeping one eye on March Madness-- the summit of college basketball--when both of my eyes were drawn to something slightly disturbing. It was during the second
Elon Musk Says He Owes His Success to This 3-Step Problem Solving Process Used by Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla
• It's easy to link Elon Musk's rapid success, ability to solve unsolvable problems, and genius-level creativity to his incredible work ethic. • But during a one-on-one interview with TED curator Chris
It's difficult enough to begin a company under the best circumstances. But to begin a company in a newly-opened economy in another country presents all kinds of difficulties. The last several decades been
A recent article on the rise of hybrid jobs caught my attention. It refers to new types of jobs that require non-traditional pairings of skill sets. In particular, when the author discussed the term "purple
The majority of business professionals I meet these days accept that we are now deep in the digital age, where mountains of data are gathered on everything we do, online and offline. Yet most executives
I started LaSalle Network 20 years ago. We have grown for 19 straight years, making the "Inc. 5000" list 11 consecutive years and have been recognized for being a "Best Place to Work" almost 100 times
If Jim Rohn is right and you are the average of the five people we spend the most time with, then you definitely don't want hostile people in your inner circle. And you also don't want to hire or work
Kevin Chin, an Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) member in London, United Kingdom and Brisbane, Australia, is the author of HyperTurnaround! and founder and CEO of Arowana, a certified B Corporation which
By Solomon Thimothy, founder of Clickx In my early days of entrepreneurship, I felt solely responsible for the success of my business. It seemed like it was all up to me to make sure things got done, were
Industry Analysts Say These Are the Biggest Risks to Digital Marketing This Year -- What Can You Do?
People are often grouped into two types -- numbers and words. But the reality is that while people may have preferences, we need both to do our jobs well. This is especially true if you are a digital manager.
The West Wing Weekly podcast, an episode-by-episode discussion of the TV show, co-hosted by one of its stars, Joshua Malina, along with Hrishikesh Hirway, recently featured "Parks and Recreation" to explore
By Han-Gwon Lung, co-founder & CEO of Tailored Ink After starting a business from scratch, with no capital, no mentor and no clue what I was in for, I learned how to build a brand and generate leads quickly.
Nobody comes into this world as a Life Ninja Master. But certain skills you learn as you go set the stage for the confidence, connection and balance it takes to make it to the top. By the time you hit
Amazon Forced IKEA to 'Change Everything Almost.' IKEA's Genius Plan Will Help Any Company Fight Back
Amazon and Jeff Bezos' earth-shifting influence continues, forcing a wider and wider range of companies to reconcile their reality with the one the Seattle stalwart is creating. Count IKEA among those
The messages began turning up in Eyal Levy's inbox in June: "Hello. Just wanted to give you a heads-up about a Kickstarter project that is completely ripping off your original idea." "Have you guys been
Boeing Sued by Families of Victims of 737 MAX Crashes (Billions of Dollars at Stake as a Big Order Is Canceled)
After two of its 737 MAX 8 aircraft crashed -- Lion Air Flight 610 on October 29, 2018, and Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 on March 10, 2019 -- killing all aboard, Boeing is in a particularly difficult
Do you have a good boss story? Mine takes me back to my corporate days over fifteen years ago. I reported to an executive that, to this day, is still my favorite boss. Here's why: He didn't get caught
Sometimes I look at the business world and wish that an unpleasant fact weren't true. For example, there's no question that most people--at least in the USA--think "tall" rather than "short" when they
Ichiro Suzuki, a surefire Hall of Fame baseball player, retired yesterday after 27 professional seasons. It wasn't a surprise exactly, but he chose his moment well: playing in Japan, his home, as the Mariners