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Judge orders Samsung to explain why it shouldn't be fined for leaking secret Apple docs

A judge has determined that Samsung probably violated a court-ordered agreement to keep Apple documents secret, the latest snit in the epic patent battle between the companies that started in the summer of 2012.<p>Judge Paul Grewal asked to look over the documents himself last month. Now, "having …

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Why Leaders Should Think Like Designers

What does every great product have, and how does it relate to your leadership style? It's all about empathy.<p>One of the hallmarks of good design is that whatever the product, from the latest app on your smartphone to the household tools you take out on the weekend, it's easy to use. Good designers …

How to Reach Every Business Goal--Even If the Economy Is in the Gutter

Strangely enough, so long as the task is addressed the right way, the economic cycle rarely makes any real difference in setting realistic goals. The core principles remain the same.<p>Up? Down? Growing? Stagnate? We've all learned by now that predicting economic growth is, for the present, a mug's …

Afraid of Rejection? How to Avoid It

The cure is pretty painful but just imagine what you could accomplish if you weren't afraid of rejection.<p>Fear holds us back, we all know, but what exactly are we afraid of when we don’t implement that business idea, email that bigwig or approach the attractive stranger across the bar?<p>The answer to …

Self-help

Deep Dive: What Physics Can Teach You About Marketing

People tend to think of physics as ruled by universal laws and marketing as an "arts and crafts" function. But this entrepreneur thinks the two fields have more in common.<p>I came to my career in marketing by way of a degree in Physics. In college, I spent my summers researching fusion at Lawrence …

3 Ways to Boost your Leadership Agility

Observe, read, ask, listen, and learn. Stretch your mind, and you'll learn new skills.<p>As a small business, your agility is a primary compeitive advantage. Here’s how you can build more--and an unbeatable team.<p>Being agile means being quick--responding to things quickly and acting quickly. Agility is …

Biz Stone: Entrepreneurship Is All About Making Mistakes

The Twitter co-founder and serial entrepreneur spoke about the importance of making mistakes in your start-up.<p>Earlier this week, Biz Stone, co-founder of Twitter, presented at the New Context Conference in San Francisco and highlighted the fumbles from his start-up career--a nice lead up to today's …

New Credit Card Security Rules Slap Merchants

The new regulations are supposed to make the credit card information you store more secure--but you're going to pay for it.<p>New security standards released today by Visa, Mastercard, and other credit card companies are going to have a big impact on any business that accepts credit card payments from …

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Never Too Old To Start a Business

Think you're past your prime? Think again. A new conference encourages people over 50 to become entrepreneurs.<p>Silicon Valley adores its wunderkinds. It's easy to look at the Mark Zuckerbergs and Jack Dorseys of the world and assume that youth is a necessity, or at least a major benefit, when …

Entrepreneurship

Can You Have Meetings and Still Innovate?

You may need to get together with your staff. But if you want to be an innovation leader, you can't process things to death.<p>There is no consensus when it comes to meetings and their impact on organizational, entrepreneurial, and personal innovation.<p>Advocates of meetings stress the benefits of …

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5 Secrets of Public Speaking From the Best TED Presenters

How can you borrow a bit of the magic that garners some TED Talks millions upon millions of views? The author of a book on the subject shares some secrets.<p>Ask just about anyone these days for great examples of public speaking and you'll hear a variation on a single thing--"Did you see that TED talk …

10 Ways to Make Your Day Extraordinary

Suffering from the blahs? Do something about it. Here are 10 suggestions on how to make an ordinary day something special.<p>Sometimes people get in a rut. The hours drag on, boredom making you feel like you are slogging through mud. Don't let the office blahs get you down. If you surrender to …

Work-life Balance

How to Dramatically Increase Pageviews on Your Website

Check out five low-cost ways to boost your traffic and visibility on the Web.<p>One of the most perplexing problems when it comes to starting an e-commerce company is: how do you get people to visit your new site? Even when you have trendy graphics and great content, you suddenly enter a vast …

Marketing

You're Online All the Time. Here's What You're Missing

A recent white paper breaks down the opportunity cost of our online leisure time.<p>Face it: You're online all the time. Whether you're surfing, streaming, tweeting, Googling or “insert online activity here”, you're <i>always</i> online--despite the fact that some of life happens, well, offline.<p>In a recent …

Stop 'Doing' and Start Managing

Contrary to what you might think, your job is not to execute. Here's what you should be doing instead.<p>Is "Chief Executive Officer" really an accurate description of your job?<p>Maybe not.<p>INSEAD Professor Ludo Van der Heyden has an issue with the CEO title--it suggests you should be "doing" more.<p>"The …

Huggies Pregnancy Belt Lets Dads Feel Their Babies Move and Kick

In this ad created by Ogilvy & Mather Argentina, diaper brand Huggies shows off a special pregnancy belt that lets expecting dads feel their babies …