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How to Choose the Best Legal Structure for Your Business – Pros & Cons

Are you thinking about turning your latest idea into a business venture? You’ll need to do a lot of work to get off the ground. The Small Business …

Small Business

The Next 10 Things You Should Do to Simplify Your Life as a Small Business Owner

Small business owners often find themselves pulled in several different directions at once to keep their companies working. They might even be …

Small Business

Managers Think They’re Good at Coaching. They’re Not.

Are you successful at coaching your employees? In our years studying and working with companies on this topic, we’ve observed that when many executives say “yes,” they’re incorrectly answering the question. Why? For one, managers tend to <i>think</i> they’re coaching when they’re actually just telling …

Management

How to Get a Custom Italian Shirt Without A Plane Ticket

A new app from a legendary fabric manufacturer makes it easier than ever to go custom—and never look back.<p>If you own a Thomas Mason shirt from J. Crew, you own a shirt made with Albini fabric. Since its founding in 1876, Albini has grown to become the biggest Italian manufacturer of shirting …

Men's Fashion

7 Must-Have Traits You Need to Look for in Every New Hire

The candidate may show strong technical expertise, but if they can't adapt or aren't open to new technology, you may not want to hire them.<p>Hiring might be the most important part of any business, especially a fast-growing one. No matter how strong the company mission, founders, and product, your …

Team Building

This CEO Found Out His New Employee Had Walked 20 Miles to Work. His Response Was Extraordinary

A CEO gave his car to the new employee who walked all night to get to his first day of work on time.<p>The internet has been abuzz over the past day or two over a great motivational story. A new employee took an overnight 20-mile walk to avoid being late for his first day of work, and when the CEO …

Entrepreneurship

How Kylie Jenner Became The Youngest Self-Made (Almost) Billionaire (And How You Can Copy Her)

Kylie Jenner is better at business than you are. Keep reading to find out how you can steal her secrets and start building your own empire- no matter how old you are!<p>Kylie Jenner is clearly at the top of her game right now. She is set to be the youngest self-made billionaire <i>ever</i>, and her fans have …

Kylie Jenner

How to Prevent Your Business Website from Being Flagged by Google Chrome

Starting this month, visitors to your small business website might see a notification near your address that says your site isn’t secure. Google …

Seven Excel Tricks You Need To Start Using

Image: iStock<p>Microsoft Excel is packed with useful data management features that don't see a lot of use, like pivot tables, index and match, and …

3 Reasons Why Renting A Home May Beat Buying

When it comes to buying vs. renting a house, there is always a passionate debate about which makes the most financial sense. Both sides have valid points, so it can be a bit confusing. The recent changes in the tax law have also made owning a home less financially advantageous, so the buy vs. rent …

Personal Finance

Soccer's Greatest Player Just Quit His Team, Then Wrote This Emotionally Intelligent Letter to Fans

Cristiano Ronaldo is leaving, but not without first penning a very smart letter to his legions of followers.<p>Professional athletes do attention-worthy things all the time. Take "LeBron Watch '18"--the Decision 2.0 that had every basketball fan watching and guessing.<p>The biggest star in the biggest …

In Cooling Housing Markets, 'Bump Clauses' Help Seal Win-Win Deals

What to do when a home-seller gets an offer but holds out hope for something better?<p>Enter the bump clause.<p>A bump clause lets sellers enter into a contract with a buyer while still continuing to market the property. If the sellers get a better deal, they can “bump” the original buyer.<p>It’s most …

Ricoh Rolls Out Cloud Solutions for Small Businesses

The new RICOH Cloud Workflow Solutions portfolio is going to give small businesses access to an affordable subscription service for reducing manual …

MIT's Mind-Blowing Solutions to the 9 Hardest Startup Problems

Deciding how big you want the company to be and change its strategy, organization, and processes while sustaining the culture.<p>If you aspire to be a successful startup leader, it helps to know how to solve the toughest challenges you'll face.<p>When I was a graduate student at MIT, professors …

FIFA World Cup 2018: Complete schedule of games, how to watch

The 2018 World Cup — the 21st edition of the international soccer tournament — will be held in Russia. This is the first time that the tournament will be held in Russia.<p>A total of 32 teams will be competing, with the group stage set for June 14-June 28, Round of 16 from June 30-July 3, …

Costa Rica

Only 1 out of 4 American Workers Feel They Have Permission to Fail at Work

And when workers don't feel that failure is OK, well, good luck getting them to take innovative risks.<p>We've been told over and over again that screwing up is a natural part of the creative process. So, then, what happens to innovation when workers feel that failure is something to bury in the …

4 Top Small Business Dashboards That Will Help You Succeed

As an SME, you need all the help you can get. The resources available to you are never enough, and time is limited, so you need to be able to make …

The 6 Best Ways to Get Health Insurance When You're Self-Employed

For entrepreneurs, finding good health coverage can be difficult. Here are the options for getting the best care.<p>For entrepreneurs, obtaining health insurance can be tricky. New regulations are in place that purports to make it easier, however, in reality, things have become more convoluted and …

This tree beautifully reveals the relationships between languages

For reasons both poetic and pragmatic, the tree has historically been the designer's go-to inspiration for mapping relationships. In the graphic below, Finish-Swedish illustrator Minna Sundberg artfully uses this format to trace the world's largest language families.<p>All of the languages illustrated …

10 Major Challenges Facing Your Small Manufacturing Business

Much has been made of the decline in U.S. manufacturing. But the U.S. still produces more than 18 percent of the world’s goods. So manufacturing is …

Take Advantage of Virtual Assistants, See 4 Reasons Why

Businesses that are successful and growing sometimes have the need to hire additional staff. But hiring additional help adds overhead and cuts into …

How to combine and analyze data from multiple data sets using Excel Power Pivot

If you've have lots of data and lots of analysis to do, but little time or skill, you need Excel's Power Pivot feature. Here's how to get started …

Analytics

Putting America's Enormous $19.4 Trillion Economy Into Perspective By Comparing U.S. State GDPs To Entire Countries

The map above was created (with assistance from AEI's graphic design director Olivier Ballou) by matching the economic output (Gross Domestic …

SBA Gets Bi-Partisan Letter Urging Protection of Small Businesses from Cyber Threats

Recently, Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Linda McMahon received a letter from two US Senators urging more be done to protect small …

20 Best Small Business Checking Account Features

Selecting a checking account can be one of the most important early decisions that your small business makes. A small business checking account gives …

The Simple Tool You Can Use to Keep People Accountable

You can get an immediate jump in productivity.<p>Accountability is a topic that lots of CEOs and leader talk about. Specifically, most of their concern is that they don't feel like their people hold themselves accountable to the things they need to do in driving higher levels of performance throughout …

This is what the Warren Buffett empire looks like, in one giant chart

While most of the world’s richest people came to that title through a single company, billionaire investor Warren Buffett’s story is different.<p>Jeff …

Investing

10 Best Email Apps for Small Business Owners who Use iPhone

Smartphones have unquestionably become an essential tool for business owners and entrepreneurs. One of the principle reasons busy professionals are …

Here Are All the Best Job Posting Sites for Every Single Industry

So you can go beyond the usual suspects.<p>You’re probably well-acquainted with the most popular job boards and if you’re deep in the job search …

Rental Property Buying And Managing Guide To Earn Greater Returns

Real estate is all about asymmetric risk and reward. When the government gives you subsidies in the form of mortgage interest tax deductions, a …