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Filed Under:Business & Finance / Entrepreneurship
Posts on Regator:1962
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Archived Since:June 15, 2010

Blog Post Archive

Listening to Customers Almost Killed This Startup

Customer feedback can improve a company's products tremendously, but it can also delay innovation. Here's how to strike the right balance.

Want to Lead By Example? Start By Taking a Break

Why leaders must embody the positive, balanced behaviors they want to see happening on their teams.

5 Ways to Deal with Difficult People

It would be so nice if everyone were easy to work with. Here are some tips from Inc. columnists to help you deal with practically anybody.

Oops! Obama Administration Miscounted Health Law Sign-Ups

The number was over-reported--and some Republicans are saying this was done deliberately.

How You Know When It’s Time to Move On to Your Next Idea

Determining when to cut your losses is a very valuable skill. Here's how to develop it.

Why You Shouldn't Set Specific Goals for Your Employees

Research suggests that people are motivated by goals that strike the right balance between challenge and attainability.

Entrepreneurs of the Year: Where Are They Now? (2014 Edition)

Here's a look at what these honorees have accomplished since winning Inc.'s top honor.

Penny Pritzker on Immigration: 'It's a Moral Issue'

The Secretary of Commerce broke away from her busy schedule at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Morocco to talk about immigration reform, and how businesses can be agents for change

How to Launch a Company With Some Creative Marketing and a Few Llamas

Davis Smith defied advisers by founding his outdoor gear company, Cotopaxi, as a benefit corporation, and quickly spread the word with an inventive guerrilla marketing campaign.

Entrepreneurs' Biggest Complaints, Aired

Frustrated small-business owners let it all out in on a Reddit thread.

Why Obama's Immigration Overhail Will Be a Big Fg Deal for Business

Expect inflamed passions and little agreement on immigration reform following the president's executive order on immigration tonight.

The 4 Biggest Hiring Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make

Here are 4 costly mistakes entrepreneurs commonly make that hurt their companies (and how you can learn to avoid making these same mistakes yourself.)

3 Ways To Avoid Lowering Your Prices For Customers

When customers start complaining about price before buying your products, resist their arguments with these strategies.

How Will You Judge Your Success?

Let's think about your key employee/partners in addition to ourselves when evaluating our success.

At Zappos, Serendipity Drives Innovation

What makes Zappos different? Their horizontal approach to innovation.

GoDaddy's Bob Parsons on Why Audacious Advertising Works

You need to cut through the noise if you want to get noticed in today's market.

6 Things You Probably Didn't Know About ‘Shark Tank’

Yes you have a life. That's why you most likely didn't know these 'Shark Tank' facts -- and that's why we're here to help.

11 Personality Types Who Ruin Meetings

Strong personalities can ruin a meeting. Here are 11 of them that could ruin yours.

Nest's Tony Fadell: A Strong Company Culture Will Outlive Your Products

The Nest CEO and Internet-of-things visionary on the difference between what you make and who you are.

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