Paul Lyons

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Lessons From Leading 20,000 Soldiers In Iraq To Coaching Corporate America

U.S. Army Brigadier General Becky Halstead shares how lessons learned in the battlefield can also be applied in the corporate world.<p>When Becky Halstead was promoted to brigadier general, she found herself leading the largest logistics command in Europe. She had never deployed to Iraq, but now she …

Mid-Market Businesses Grow With the Right Hiring

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We tend to look at the small business sector when considering hiring as an economic indicator. Small businesses signify the American Dream, so we have a bit of nostalgia for the mom-and-pop shops on the corner. At the opposite end of the …

How to Disrupt an Industry in Three Steps

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s one thing to invent something cool. It’s another matter entirely to turn inventions into real products people can use to make their lives easier or better.<p>Everyone tries to be different, but it’s a far greater challenge to make a …

The Reasons People Fail in the Staffing Industry

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This excerpt is part of Entrepreneur.com's Second-Quarter Startup Kit which explores the fundamentals of starting up in a wide range of industries.</i><p><i>In Start Your Own Staffing Service, the staff at Entrepreneur Press and writer Krista</i> …

The People You'll Need to Run Your Staffing Service

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This excerpt is part of Entrepreneur.com's Second-Quarter Startup Kit which explores the fundamentals of starting up in a wide range of industries.</i><p><i>In Start Your Own Staffing Service, the staff at Entrepreneur Press and writer Krista</i> …

The Five Questions Successful People Routinely Ask Themselves

While everyone has a different definition of professional success, the one thing all successful people share in common is a drive to be better than …