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The 9 Traits That Define Great Leadership | Inc.com

Many leaders are competent, but few qualify as remarkable. If you want to join the ranks of the best of the best, make sure you embody all these qualities all the time. It isn't easy, but the rewards can be truly phenomenal.<p><b>1. Awareness</b> There is a difference between management and employees, bosses …

Leadership

Future of Work: 3 Big Predictions | Inc.com

Computing pioneer Alan Kay had some advice in the 1980s that Steve Jobs clearly took to heart: "People who are really serious about software should make their own hardware." Enough said, right? Kay's prescience came to mind again when Google recently announced it was buying Nest, maker of the smart …

Internet of Things

Not an iPad Fan? 3 New Tablets to Check Out | Inc.com

Tablets are a bit ho-hum these days--especially if they don't have an Apple logo on the back. The earliest Android models from Motorola and Asus failed to catch on with the masses, despite a wealth of good apps from Google and many others. And, Microsoft keeps trying to drum up support for the …

Gear & Gadgets

When it Pays to Turn Down Your Customers | Inc.com

If you started a company and turned down new customers, that would be crazy, right? Well, that's exactly what Zirtual, an online virtual assistant service for busy professionals, did when it first launched.<p>Maren Kate Donovan, Zirtual's 28-year-old founder and chief executive, started the company …

Customers

2 Simple Ways to Get Real Feedback From Employees | Inc.com

No matter how big or small your company is you need to know what's going on with your employees. After all, they reflect who you are and how you want your business to be perceived.<p>So, how do you find out how your employees feel about you, their peers, or the company in general? There are two really …

Employment

7 Ways Your Maturing Company Can Maintain a Startup Culture | Inc.com

"It was so much fun in the old days."<p>I used to hear this phrase all the time from employees who have worked at my company, Communispace, since the early days 10 years ago, when we were a small startup in the suburbs of Boston.<p>Really?, I would think. You thought that nervously waiting for the …

Employee Engagement

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FORTUNE — Market prognosticators have conjured up many a reason for the two-day rout of stocks on Thursday and Friday, which sent the Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDU) plunging 494 points (3%) and the S&P 500 (SPX) down 55 points (3%). Some blamed the slowdown in China’s perpetual manufacturing …

Tesla’s Supercharger Network Now Goes Coast To Coast

A cross-country road trip in a Tesla is now a reality. The electric car maker has expanded its network of Superchargers from coast to coast, according to CEO Elon Musk.<p>Back in the spring, Musk had talked about tripling the Supercharger network. Then, Tesla had nine Superchargers installed that …