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Jilliene Helman talks about the perks of owning a piece of the Hard Rock Hotel in Palm Springs, CA through Realty Mogul. Aol's
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Most crowdfunding sites allow users to back a product or idea, but, as Helman said, real estate is different. "We’re still
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Dollar Shave Club founder Michael Dubin explains how finding great talent is the key to growing his business. Aol's BeOn
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Dollar Shave Club founder Michael Dubin discusses how he uses fun language to deliver facts about his products. Aol's BeOn
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Aol's BeOn group creates custom editorial content that is sponsored by marketing partners. The sponsoring partners do not
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Luxury Garage Sale owners Lindsay Segal and Brielle Buchberg discuss how they use social media platforms to move product
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Luxury Garage Sale owners Lindsay Segal and Brielle Buchberg discuss how they've marketed their store without paying a dime
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The childhood friends used their love of fashion to build a business around catering to a specific clientele with white-glove
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Sweetgreen co-founder Nicolas Jammet offers a look inside the kitchen of his popular food chain, where fresh, locally sourced
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Sweetgreen sources its produce from local farmers and prides itself in giving back to the community. In fact, they also partake
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When coworkers are caught in conflict, do you know how to re-open the lines of communication without getting trapped in the fallout? Do you care--or do you just stay clear? As a leader, here's what you can do to help minimize the grumbling, reduce the stress, and resolve the issue:
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Ever find yourself hesitating, holding yourself back or even dimming yourself down at work for fear that you'll be discovered as the impostor you really are?
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To achieve our goals, we have to make decisions, even if part of our course requires some faith. But the biggest faith leap is not as to whether there are options ahead. The faith leap is in yourself.
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While I was writing my latest book, Why Marketing to Women Doesn't Work, I came up with a term I quite like called "Knowledge Customers," which borrows from earlier work on the Knowledge Worker.
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Do you ever feel you've been busy all day and didn't get much done? You may not have realized it at the time but you were likely multitasking all day; helping co-workers and clients, switching from task to task, responding to email, phone calls, knocks on your office door, being pulled into meetings.
Small Business
We cannot beg, shame or coerce venture capitalists into putting their money on the table in more diverse regions. But if we stay focused on building our own world-class entrepreneurial ecosystems, we won't have to. It will happen naturally.
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Virgin Group CEO Richard Branson explained in a blog post on Tuesday why he gives salaried workers at his company unlimited
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Sir Richard Branson is opening up his private island to five intrepid entrepreneurs as part of the Build A Business Competition. Five winners will receive an all-expenses paid trip to Necker Island, the home of Virgin Group's Sir Richard Branson.
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Note: That Gillette is the most frequently searched company in Wyoming could be due to the fact that the state's fourth-most
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Getting an innovative market and technology mix right is challenging in and of itself, since one has to identify and engage