• ENTREPRENEURS
    Life Changers: 15 of the Most Inspirational Books For Entrepreneurs

    Every once in a while, you read a book that changes you — inspiring your career, clarifying your goals, challenging your thinking. The right book can give you the courage to start your business, the reality check that you’re not yet ready or the quiet affirmation that you’re not alone in your fears or ambitions. It can set […]

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    What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Stephen King

    Stephen King, that master of horror, is as terrifying as he is prolific and successful. His books have sold more than 350 million copies — not to mention numerous film and television adaptations. He’s also the author of short stories, nonfiction, novellas, screenplays, essays, poems, comics and countless scribbles on napkins in diners across Maine. His website […]

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    Success Secrets of Sales Superstars

    Learn how Roger Newton, the co-discoverer of Lipitor, made an internal sale against all odds that championed the world’s all-time bestsell-ing drug. Meet Mark Roesler, CEO of CMG Worldwide, a firm that represents Elvis Presley, James Dean, Marilyn Monroe and hundreds of other departed celebrities. Gain valuable advice from storytellers Martin Shafiroff, America’s number-one financial […]

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    All Successful Entrepreneurs Do These 3 Things

    Not all of Raj Peter Bhakta’s entrepreneurial ventures have been home runs. Bhakta actually had enough fumbles early in his career that he questioned his own ability to build something great. But his latest company, WhistlePig whiskey, has been profitable since month one and brings in millions of dollars in revenue each year. One of […]

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    For Entrepreneurs, The Gift-Giving Season is Year Round

    Fortunately, standing out is not only good for an ego boost — it’s also the trademark of successful businesses. According to John Ruhlin, the entrepreneur behind corporate gift-giving consulting firm Ruhlin Promotion Group, the thing s that make a business stand out mirror the rules for giving — providing unique, memorable gifts. According to Ruhlin, […]

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    9 Sources Of Inspiration For Highly Successful People

    Jon Steinberg’s old Disney badge continues to inspire him. LinkedIn recently published a series featuring a wide range of things that can provide inspiration. In the series titled “What Inspires Me,” LinkedIn Influencers shared what keeps them working, from a harsh rejection they received at the beginning of their career to the hard-working people they […]

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    15 Business Etiquette Rules Every Professional Needs to Know

    Professional social situations can be awkward. The rules are slightly different from standard social settings, yet business schools rarely discuss professional etiquette topics. In her new book “The Essentials Of Business Etiquette,” Barbara Pachter writes about the specific skills professionals need to understand when presenting themselves in a business setting. From how to introduce yourself to what […]