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Green renovation made easy with snap-on insulation and solar panels

The Netherlands' Energiesprong is retrofitting homes with modular, snap-on fittings that can be deployed quickly and cleanly.

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.

After Brendan Synnott Sold Bear Naked in 2007 for $80 Million, He Was Depressed

It took Brendan Synnott years--and lots of convincing--to agree to sell Bear Naked, the granola company he co-founded, to Kellogg's. Even when he signed the deal, he was still coming around to the idea.

Service offers loyalty points without all the cards

Thanx enables consumers to collect loyalty points by simply registering their existing credit card.

How Do People Get New Ideas?

In a previously unpublished 1959 essay, science fiction writer Isaac Asimov explores how people get new ideas. He believes that new ideas come from combining things together.

iPad Users Get Refund on Office 365

Some iPad users may be in line for a refund from Microsoft, of all places. Microsoft recently changed its pay structure on its mobile Office app. The company had previously required an annual subscription to Office 365 from iPad users...Show More Summary

10 Founders Share a Favorite Inspirational Quote

Can a quote inspire you to build a successful company? Not really. But they can help motivate you a little more.

Now’s the Time to Shop Small

Since 2010, the Saturday after Thanksgiving has been designated “Small Business Saturday.” It is a day to recognize small businesses and what they bring to a local community.  You probably know the direct impact of the small businesses in your community. They provide needed goods and services. Everyone needs to be reminded of their contributions […]

How to Minimize Mental Chatter Today

Leadership guru Srikumar Rao explains concrete tactics to control your thoughts and improve your productivity.

How Will You Judge Your Success?

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

4 Signs You Might Be a Workaholic

Identifying "workaholism" is the first step in becoming more productive, not less

At Zappos, Serendipity Drives Innovation

What makes Zappos different? Their horizontal approach to innovation.

Impact! NYU Scales the Lean LaunchPad

NYU has adopted the Lean LaunchPad® class as a standard entrepreneurship course across twelve different schools/colleges within the University. Over 1,000 students a year are learning lean startup concepts. Impact! —– In August 2011 I received an email from someone at NYU I never heard of. Show More Summary

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.

Why You Should Think Global This Holiday Season

International consumers are buying more than ever across borders. If catering to these shoppers isn't on your agenda right now, it should be.

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.

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