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9 Ways to Become More Creative in the Next 10 Minutes | Inc.com

Modern culture often labels creativity as natural gift. Artists get showered with praise and proclamations of "you're so <i>talented</i>," but truthfully, talent has little to do with it.<p>Creativity is a skill to be learned, practiced, and developed, just like any other. Juggling takes practice, as does …

Creativity

What Distinguishes Successful People? Less Than You Think | Inc.com

A lot happens between the day you come into this world and the day you leave it. If that sounds like one big understatement, then tell me this: Why do so many people lament that life is short?<p>Sure, some don't mean anything by it; it's just their way of saying you have to make the best of it. But …

Success

Are You a Leader or a Manager? There's a Difference | Inc.com

Leaders aren't always managers and vise versa. It is a rare individual that is both of these things. They have very different skill sets, both critical to success at a high-growth business.<p>Understanding who your leaders are and who your managers are will help you create an organizational structure …

Leadership
Leadership

5 Keys to Recruiting the Best of the Best | Inc.com

Great employees are important to any company's success, but especially critical at a start-up. In the tech sector, a great software developer will produce more than 10 mediocre ones--and likely avoid costly missteps in the process. At CarGurus, we've proven that theory beyond a doubt. We don't have …

Employment

11 Inspiring Quotes From Sir Richard Branson | Inc.com

Sir Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin Group--an empire of more than 400 companies that includes an airline, a mobile phone company, and a credit card company--sat down Wednesday with Inc. editor-in-chief Eric Schurenberg. Their exclusive interview kicked off Inc.'s GrowCo conference in New …

Vietnam War

Hardest Leadership Skill You'll Ever Learn | Inc.com

Any great leader faces a multitude of challenges every day. Whether it's communicating strategy, helping people through change, holding on to excellence in the face of compromise, or just navigating the leadership environment, there is no shortage of development opportunities lurking in each day's …

Leadership

How to Make More Money? Pay Your Employees More | Inc.com

You're in business to make a profit and need to invest in your company so it survives for the long haul. In a perfect world, generous wages for every member of your team would be great, but here in the real world, sometimes you need to pay less than you'd like to improve the bottom line.<p>That's the …

Employment

5 Most Destructive Phrases in Business | Inc.com

How often have you been in a productive business meeting only to have it come to a grinding halt because of something someone said? It happens all the time. A negative comment or a pessimistic concern can not only bring down morale, it can derail an entire strategy. I am convinced that there is no …

Entrepreneurship