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The Interview Question That Reveals a True Leader

Is that executive right for your start-up? Here's how to tell.<p>Building a great leadership team is one of your most important jobs as CEO. But it can also be one of the hardest.<p>What makes it so hard is that you not only have to find a domain expert but a strong leader who inspires results far beyond …

Employment

Today, Startups Can Start Raising Money Publicly Thanks to the JOBS Act

Today, as part of the implementation of the JOBS Act, the SEC officially lifted the ban on general solicitation, allowing startups to publicly …

Venture Capital

10 Questions to Ask When Creating a Social-Media Marketing Plan

Ever heard the saying "Failing to plan is planning to fail?" That old but wise adage often rings true when it comes to social media marketing. Creating a detailed, goal-oriented social-media strategy is just as important as having a rock solid business plan.<p>"If your social-media plan is to just …

9 Great Reasons to Start a Company

There's no shortage of advice for entrepreneurs. Problem is, most of it is spectacularly wrong--especially when it comes to getting started.<p>Since this is supposed to be the generation of the entrepreneur, there's no shortage of advice on how or why you should or shouldn't start a company. And …

Entrepreneurship

7 Traits of Highly Effective Leaders

If you want to up your leadership game, adopt these 7 qualities.<p>A remarkable amount of time, effort, and money has been devoted to the study of leadership. Despite all this research, there is little agreement about exactly what leadership is.<p>Still, people know effective leadership when they see it. …

Leadership

How to Avoid Every Entrepreneur's Worst Enemy

International Sales Expert<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being an entrepreneur is exciting and the possibilities are endless. One aspect of running a business that I get asked about a lot is burnout and how to avoid it. My reply is fast and simple: "I don't believe in …

Entrepreneurship

Nike: Most Innovative Company | Fast Company

During the 2016 Olympics, Nike put female athletes in the spotlight in its popular "Unlimited" ad campaign—and it promoted diversity in its own business. In 2016, the majority of the company’s employees were minorities, and women made up 48% of its global workforce.<p>The company is also a pioneer in …

Don’t Love Your Job? Teach Yourself A New One

This is the story of how one woman became a designer without going to design school. Karen Cheng’s experience offers valuable insights for anyone itching to do something different.<p>I got my job as a designer without going to design school.<p>I wanted to change careers and become a designer, but I …

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