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7 Questions to Consider When Setting Goals for Your Team (Infographic)

If you were a kid who hated group projects in school, this infographic is for you.<p>Setting objectives for a team is very different than coming up with your own personal goals. You can't just set a goal and promise yourself you'll get there – you have to consider the strengths of your team and …

Infographics

Shared Inbox Front Pulls $3.1 Million To Optimize Your Email Workflow

Front is the front desk of your company. Whenever someone sends an email to your contact@, jobs@ or support@ email addresses, the email will appear in your team member’s Front accounts. Then, instead of forwarding the email, creating group emails and forgetting to CC someone, it works like a modern …

21 of the Best B2B Growth Hacks

<i>David Arnoux is Head of Growth and co-founder of Twoodo, helping teams organize using simple #hashtags. This post originally appeared on the Twoodo blog.</i><p>As you are all probably tired of hearing by now, growth hacking is not simply a series of tricks or tactics, but a mindset to do what it takes to …

18 Characteristics Of Exceptional Employees

Some people believe that winning isn’t everything, that effort is more important than walking away with a “W.” To a degree, they’re right. Winning may not be everything, but the will to win definitely is.<p>The will to win exceeds all else because it is defining. Focus, drive, steadfastness and all …

Six Good Reasons To Reject A Resume

The job market is not the friendliest. It’s still pretty brutal for a lot of people. Employers are quite delusional in the composition of their Help Wanted ads. The good news is that we know that underneath all that keyword-encrusted bluster, they actually need people to run their shops. They can’t …

Tech maintenance tasks everyone forgets about, but really shouldn't

With so many tech devices in our lives these days, it's important to stay on top of maintenance that needs to be done periodically on your Windows …

Operating Systems

How to go completely paperless with iOS

There are some obvious first steps one can take to cut down on the amount of paper used on a day-to-day basis if you’re an iOS user, like switching …

How to move your music and photo libraries from one iOS device to another

There are three things that can eat up all of the free space on your iOS devices, and those are music, photos and videos. These are also the three …

Apple Patent Details A Siri For Mac That Acts As A Virtual “Third Hand”

Apple has a new patent application published by the USPTO today (via AppleInsider) which details a desktop incarnation of its Siri virtual assistant. The iOS Siri software has long been something observers have expected to make the jump to OS X, but so far, only its voice dictation component has …

You can't abrogate knowledge about your business

I have worked with clients on their businesses and when asked about some detail like "what profit margin do you make on that product" or "how many …

USB Cassette to MP3 Converter

Dust off those old boxes of mixtapes and turn them into digital files with this handy portable gadget which converts your old analog cassettes into …

iStick USB Drive

Despite its tacky name, the iStick provides much needed storage for iOS device users. Its a USB drive with an integrated Lightning connector to …

Odin Android Projector

Odin is a battery-powered portable projector that runs Android KitKat, which means it can run Google Play apps. It has Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, HDMI and USB …

EO1 framed computer brings digital art to your wall

Electronic picture frames are nothing new, but Electric Objects’ new EO1 digital art device is a bit different. This framed HD display and computer …

6 Changes Organizations Should Make Today

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today's competitive landscape, companies need to be efficient or get left behind. That said, companies are often stuck in their ways, leaving opportunity for growth out cold. Here are some things I would do if I took over your business …

Management

Why You Should Focus on Selling to Other Small Businesses

When you're just starting out, going after smaller, more obtainable accounts can position you to land far bigger ones later.<p>Even though I was a veritable babe in the woods whenI co-founded my firm in 1995, I did know a few things that would be critical to our eventual success:<p>I had to differentiate …

Why Women Don’t Negotiate Their Job Offers

Research shows that women are more reticent than men to negotiate their salary offers. For instance, one study of graduating MBA students found that half of the men had negotiated their job offers as compared to only one eighth of the women. This general pattern has been replicated in survey …

Voice recognition firm Nuance reportedly eyed by Samsung

Speech-recognition software company Nuance has reportedly held discussions with Samsung over an acquisition.<p>Among the licensees of Nuance's technology is Apple for its Siri personal digital assistant, and Samsung itself, which already uses the technology in its phones, tablets and televisions. …

5 Steps for Creating a Long-Term Plan for Your Startup

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In my work as both a consultant to entrepreneurs and an entrepreneur myself, I've encountered a recurring problem: We lack a "long-game."<p>To be fair, we usually have general long-term objectives, accompanied by more nebulous strategies for …

Customers

Crowdfunding Can Be Really Effective -- If You Know What You're Doing

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most people do not understand crowdfunding. "I built it, but they did not come" is a common complaint. Some people are shocked and unable to understand why nobody donated to their crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo or …

Startups

67 Tools That Will Help You Grow Your Email List

This story originally appeared on KISSmetrics<p>Your email list is the heart of your marketing strategy. When you write a blog post, the people on your email list will be the first to read it. When you have a webinar, the people on your list will be the first to sign up. And, when you offer a new …

Web Design

Be a Better Leader, Have a Richer Life

In my research and coaching work over the past two decades, I have met many people who feel unfulfilled, overwhelmed, or stagnant because they are forsaking performance in one or more aspects of their lives. They aren’t bringing their leadership abilities to bear in all of life’s domains—work, …

iFind is the world's first battery-free location tag

iFind is a battery-free item location tag. It helps you ease the pain by saving you the time and frustration of trying to locate your misplaced item. Plus, your brain is also liberated from intense thoughts of “where did I last put it?”<p>Item-locating hardware devices like iFind aim to aid you in the …

Nine Leadership Traits That Stand The Test Of Time

Ten years ago, I was lucky to join forces with Andrea Redmond, Charles A. Tribbett III, and their team at Russell Reynolds Associates. We gathered leadership insights from some of the world’s most successful business leaders. The result was the book <i>Business Evolves, Leadership Endures</i>.<p>Here are the …

Australia missing ‘biggest technology boom in history’: Freelancer co-founder Matt Barrie’s email to Malcolm Turnbull

Freelancer co-founder Matt Barrie has written to Communications Minister<p>Malcolm Turnbull, blasting the woeful state of the Australian technology …

Startups

SpotJobs’ Jake Williams to fellow Gen Y entrepreneurs: don’t do a start-up with a mate

by Jake Williams<p>I knew my co-founder<p>Lewis Romanoin high school, but he was a few years older than me and we were not great friends. We were in our …

MOOCs Won’t Replace Business Schools — They’ll Diversify Them

Over the past few years, business school administrators — like other university officials — have been losing sleep over Massive Open Online Courses (or MOOCs), worrying that these low-cost digital alternatives will cannibalize their business model.<p>As elite business schools have started to offer …

Marketing Myopia

Every major industry was once a growth industry. But some that are now riding a wave of growth enthusiasm are very much in the shadow of decline. Others that are thought of as seasoned growth industries have actually stopped growing. In every case, the reason growth is threatened, slowed, or …

Starting a small Business What You Need To Know