Jonathan Barton

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101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It | Inc.com

What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows us to move past ourselves and do something about the things that keep us stuck.<p>Let these smart …

Motivation

Every Leader Must Delegate Well: 4 Tips to Become Effective

I've observed time and time again that so many new (and some not so new) managers struggle with delegating. They've never been taught that it means more than giving your subordinates "stuff off your to do list."<p>I hope you'll read and take action on the tips here, because if you're in management and …

A Simple Strategy For Managing Talented People

Managing talented people is a challenging task. For two reasons. First, talented people are skeptical about management’s contribution to the organization. Second, managerial controls may distract rather than help talented people do what they do best — innovate.<p>But there’s a simple strategy for …

How to Uniquely Create Bonding and Teamwork | Inc.com

<i>Teamwork is crucial in business and there are many unique ways to cultivate it. We asked members of the</i> <i>Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO)</i> <i>to share their most creative ways to foster bonding and teamwork in the workplace.</i><p><b>Fun lunches</b><p>"Our potluck style luncheons are very popular. Once, participants had …

New Jersey

7 Steps to Build a Small Business Website | Fox Business

Today, every entrepreneur, small business owner, home-based business owner, and anyone selling products or services <i>must</i> have a presence on the Internet. If you don’t already, make launching a business website your key goal for the coming year.<p>Regardless of your other marketing methods, enabling …

10 Daily Habits of Exceptionally Happy People

What you decide not to do can make a huge difference in your life.<p>Join Shark Tank’s Daymond John, MailChimp's Ben Chestnut, Drybar's Alli Webb, Boxed's Chieh Huang, Harry’s Jeff Raider, and hundreds of scrappy and trailblazing entrepreneurs at this year's Grow Your Company Conference in New …

New Orleans

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Four Story Tree Mulcher Can Eat A Whole Tree In Seconds

This is a highlight reel of a tree mulcher that can eat an entire tree down to nothing in four seconds. For reference, it would take beavers a week …

9 Questions for Scott Belsky | Inc.com

<i>What's the biggest myth in business?</i><p>Bigger is better. A business should be judged not by its size but its impact.<p><i>Gut instinct vs. expertise: Which is more important?</i><p>Gut instinct. Muscle memory isn't very helpful when you're charting new territory.<p><b>What's the toughest part of being in charge?</b><p>Killing …

Leadership

5 Ways to Make Sure You Know What the Heck Is Happening In Your Company | Inc.com

Speed and access matter, whether you're streaming on Netflix or conducting daily business in your office. Like many of you, I've watched the Net Neutrality debate with great interest. The idea of big players paying for special access ruffles my entrepreneurial feathers, to say the least, and it got …

Management

How to Finally Fix Your Cash Flow--For Good | Inc.com

Many business owners get caught in the Artisan Trap--a frustrating 'sell-do-sell-do' cycle in which the business never really escapes the 'Early Struggle' startup stage.<p>One of the most debilitating aspects of the Artisan Trap is the constant, nerve-end shredding angst caused by unpredictable (and …

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Great Management Questions from Paul Graham, Jim Collins, and Other Business Leaders | Inc.com

There’s no Superman versus Iron Man face-off between questions and answers over which is the better tool for innovation. But if there were, questions would be winning. Questions ignite imaginations, avert catastrophes, and reveal unexpected paths to brighter destinations. Jim Collins, Marshall …

Leadership