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Take advantage of all the vacation days you’ve been hoarding but cant afford to take.
It’s a meaningful way to end an email—an aside to a lover; a greeting to a family member; an apology to someone you care for deeply. It’s also how Anand Sanwal frequently closes his daily business data newsletter. He’s the founder and CEO of CB Insights, a private market intelligence firm startup. The company offers many analysis products, including reports and research-oriented apps and plug ins.
Everything you need to get that promotion, start that side hustle, or build a million dollar company of your own
Here’s how a few Los Angeles entrepreneurs took on Hollywood’s rising homelessness problem and what you can learn from them about being pragmatic while having a heart.Rising homelessness in Hollywood was taking its toll on area businesses. Local entrepreneurs took it on themselves to do something about it. Here’s what you can learn from them about being pragmatic while having a heart.
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Ben Hindman of Splash schools us on how to cultivate lasting business relationships.
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How Less Work–Not More–Will Help You Become a Better Leader
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Penny Pritzker, US Secretary of Commerce, shares her insights into the changing face of entrepreneurship.
Mark Cuban says a lot of things, but here’s one word he doesn’t use.
One of us is writing this piece from an airplane over the Atlantic Ocean. The other is working from his home in California. Not long ago this would have sounded like science fiction. Today it’s becoming routine in a world where we do more and more with amazing digital tools on far-flung networks. But there’s a catch. We’re doing this on an Internet that is breaking its original promise. We rarely think about how it works, how our data moves around the Internet.
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Sometimes you just have to turn down some projects, here are eight ways to turn them down effectively.
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The prolific inventor and multimillionaire investor shares her secrets to success.
Every so often you need to take an up-close snapshot of your own leadership skills. Think of it as a leadership selfie.
The startup fest at Stanford featured enough talent to launch a new economy and yielded a ton of ideas. Here are my faves.
These intangible qualities are essential to get ahead in the workplace.
Why belief in yourself can be the hardest belief for entrepreneurs – or anyone else – to have.
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Business Insider looked at funding data and spoke to founders and venture capitalists to identify the biggest starts so far this year.
It’s inevitable: the weather warms up, school lets out, happy hours start earlier, and it’s like we all take a big collective sigh as summer rolls in for real. It’s certainly good to take a break with the people we care about – and there’s no question summer is an opportune time to do it. But with so many people taking summer vacations, long weekends, or simply beating it out of the office a little early, it can be harder to accomplish what’s needed.
Create a customer experience that’s as remarkably smooth, consistent and memorable as a classic Sinatra record.
You might be surprised at the routines these high achievers swear by.
The overhyped startups with multibillion-dollar valuations are setting a bad example.
If you don’t build a career path for creatives, you could be putting your company in jeopardy.