Business Skills

Hiring Employees

The 10 Unique Soft Skills Employers Desire in New Hires

Companies have a hard time finding candidates with communication skills, a positive attitude and the ability to work on a team.
Business Skills

20 Lucrative Skills You Can Learn for Less Than $20

It's never too late to start a new career path.
Negotiation

The Secret to Winning in a Negotiation is Collaboration says Pulitzer Prize Winning Author

'A lot of people view Google as a large and powerful company but I view the people I've trained at Google to be better at humanity and human connections'
Skills

Five Key Skills That Are In Demand In The European Markets

The skills in most demand across the European markets are a combination of sector-specific hard skills, as well as soft skills that are indicative of an individual's ability to grow as well-rounded professionals and leaders
Business Skills

7 Corporate Skills to Take With You Into Entrepreneurship

I've realized that I owe the corporate world a debt of gratitude. Skills I honed during those 17 years are serving me well in my new paradigm.
Negotiating

For Entrepreneurs, It's All in the Art of Negotiation

Nearly every business requires hundreds of negotiations. So, if you can't master the art of negotiation you can't be a successful entrepreneur
Starting a Franchise Business

5 Professionals Who Make Great Franchise Candidates

There is no one skill set that means certain success or failure, but a handful of work experiences give franchisees a leg up.
Technology

Learn About Wireframes Before Hiring a Web Developer

You have to be able to explain your vision if you expect your web developer to share your vision.
Business Skills

How to Improvise When Your Presentation Does Not Work

Follow these key tips to salvage yourself from such a situation
Solopreneur

6 Strategies to Keep Your Solopreneur Endeavor in the Black

You can't do everything or be everywhere at once. Try on these tips to save money, time and possibly even your sanity.
Philosophy

5 Reasons Why Philosophy Majors Make Great Entrepreneurs

When accomplished entrepreneurs like Reid Hoffman, Peter Thiel and Carly Fiorina credit their philosophy backgrounds for their success, you have to wonder if they're on to something.
Business Skills

This Skill Should be Developed by Every Entrepreneur to Achieve Success

Your focus needs to be on developing the skill that ushers the biggest impact
Skills

How Musicians and Artists Become Great Entrepreneurs and Entrepreneurial Employees

Author Jill Schiefelbein chats with Greg Rollett, Emmy Award-winning producer and founder of Ambitious.com, about important skill sets for entrepreneurs.
Productivity

Improve Your Productivity With Inbox Zero

Use this incredible method to prevent missing an important email or forgetting a critical task.
Business Skills

Why Technical Skills Are Fundamental For Entrepreneurs Looking To Build Companies

Looking to launch? This Pay What You Want 'Learn to Code' training is key.