Contributor William Arruda gave Forbes readers good reasons last week to give LinkedIn a much more serious look in 2014. Now that Arruda has covered the “why” of updating your profile, I’d like to take
Just because sales representatives can write a comprehensive resume doesn’t mean they can sell. As an employer, it’s your job to determine whether or not they would be successful in their role as salesperson
But the emails it sends out after you join can be a real pain. After getting sick of deleting them on what felt like a daily basis, we decided to figure out how to stop the constant flooding of our inboxes.
By Chris Fralic, Partner at First Round Capital in New York. This is an updated and revised version of this post. I’ve sent a total of more than 81,000 e-mails since 2007— and that’s not even counting
How many times have you tried to influence, enroll, engage someone in the past 2 weeks? How many times were you successful? Now more than ever leaders need to be able to influence outcomes. Good intentions
You might think that moving to a state with no income tax would greatly simplify your tax life. Not so fast. If you're not careful, it could greatly complicate things and cost you tons in back taxes and
Last week I offered 21 quotes from Henry Ford that seemed to strike a chord with all of you. I can see why: they’re simple, smart, very common-sense-based…and surprisingly modern. I’ve found various ones
Three weeks ago, I wrote a post about the top ten lessons Steve Jobs could teach us. I had a feeling – like I suspect many others – that he only had a few more days with us on this Earth. He’s irreplaceable.
Lives there anyone anywhere old enough to work who has not had an idea for a new company? Who has not said on at least one occassion, “someone could make a fortune if they’d just…” So how come we have
Kim Loan Duong is 32, and onto her third business. She is co-owner of Empire Society, which she co-founded in 1999 and organizes events worldwide. She then branched out into Prestigious Models in 2002,
Sizing up younger, privately held firms is very tricky: Their fortunes can change very quickly, and they aren’t obliged to share their plans and finances with the public. With the help of CB Insights,
“More than 50 years ago, Charlie told me that it was far better to buy a wonderful business at a fair price than to buy a fair business at a wonderful price.” -Warren Buffett I’ve had the opportunity negotiate
Always looking to create heroes they can later destroy and then redeem, the popular press characterized Steve Jobs as a: young technology rock star (early 1980’s), petulant, spoiled brat (late 1980’s),
With the real estate market picking up and mortgage rates prime for refinancing, Zillow has compiled a list of common mortgage misconceptions based off the results of the just released 2013 Mortgage IQ
Saving space on your Mac hard drive is a key strategy, especially when you’re using a Macbook Air, with it’s strictly solid state drive (SSD). Even if you’re using a desktop Mac with a hard drive that