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Jobs numbers and the attack on workers

The latest report shows the nation is adding jobs, but Republicans seem to be fighting the gains every step of the way. Ed recaps his long fight for working Americans and why Republicans are hurting the nation's progress. Joining him to discuss are Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and Fred Redmond of The …

5 Ways Busy Executives Can Stay Fit | Inc.com

<i>My Nation expects me to be physically harder and mentally stronger than my enemies.</i> -- Navy SEAL Creed<p>Young aspiring Navy SEALs always ask those that have gone before what the toughest part of training is. Some mistakenly think that mental and physical toughness in this context are separate …


Idea Sex: The Evolutionary Logic of Knowledge Transfer

Why do certain ideas succeed? In a previous post, we looked at how idea entrepreneurs are able to lift ideas to the surface on the strength of their …


How Exercise Works on the Brain to Reduce Stress & Anxiety

<b>What's the Latest Development?</b><p>Princeton scientists have found that mice are less anxious about experiencing stressors, such as entering a pool of …

The Brain

Summer's Must-See Documentaries

Sometimes the free-flowing beer and searing summer sun need to be counteracted with a little brain food and air-conditioning. Fortunately, a …

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10 Business Apps You Can't Live Without | Inc.com

Though there's an app for almost everything, the app marketplace is so crowded you might not know which are the best fit for you. Here are 10 apps that will make running a business much, much easier.<p><b>1. Evernote.</b> One of the most popular apps on the market, Evernote has evolved way past just classic …


Most Audacious Companies: Chamtech Technologies | Inc.com

It started with a simple idea: What if you could hide antennas in plain sight?<p>Drawing on his 20 years of engineering experience, Chamtech Technologies founder Anthony Sutera began experimenting and eventually created a liquid composed of nanoparticles, that when dried, could function as a highly …


Secret to Getting Venture Capitalists to Come After You

Before Caterina Fake founded Flickr, she struggled to get financing for a game start-up. Here she describes what can really make the difference.

Venture Capital

What Your Business Can Learn from the NCAA Tournament | Inc.com

After an exciting game last night, Louisville was crowned national champion of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament. Kudos to the Louisville players and coaches, it was a great season. Even if you are not a basketball fan, there is still a lot you can learn from the March Madness …


Thinking of Starting a Business? Why Wearable Computing Is Red Hot | Inc.com

Pretty soon, your smartphone will be as quaint as an eight-track player, replaced by a pair of computerized contact lenses that can predict the weather or deliver your Facebook feed. That's wearable computing, which has already crafted a following among sports enthusiasts. You're about to see it …

Wearable Tech

4 Tips For Overcoming Obstacles | Inc.com

If achieving goals were easy, everyone would do it quickly and without difficulty. Even if your vision is clear and you can articulate a detailed destiny, there are always obstacles in the path. It's the joy and journey of clearing those obstacles that makes life rich, and helps people feel truly …


The Power of Prayer for Business | Inc.com

I've been traveling in Vietnam for the last few weeks and have been impressed by the consistency of prayer and ritual in every shop or office. Walk into any establishment, you will typically find a small altar with burning incense and offerings to Buddha and/or Cai Shen. It made me aware of my own …


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Best Stuff<p>Get yours before it sells out.<p>8 Photos20 hours agoView More<p>School Shootings<p><i>GQ</i> Editor-in-Chief Jim Nelson on all the ways Donald Trump fails …


New Products: 3 Ways to Get Inside Your Customer's Head | Inc.com

Video Transcript<p><b>00:11 Amy Chowdhry:</b> Whenever a company is looking to launch a new product, it is critical to do what I call "getting in the mind of your customer". We've seen over the years that far too often, a company will launch a new product, and say, "Well, now, let's research it and see what …


The Most Important Sales Skill of All | Inc.com

It doesn't matter how good your product is. It doesn't matter how smart your marketing is. It doesn't matter how personable and knowledgeable you are. If you can't close the deal, your company is a waste of time and energy.<p>The best way to learn this essential sales skill is understand how the very …