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Whether You're Starting a Business or Not, It Pays to Think Like an Entrepreneur

Applying these eight skills will differentiate you from a crowded and competitive workforce and prepare you if you do start a venture.

Peter Gasca

5 Skills Every Successful Entrepreneur Must Master

Whether you're already great at the following practices or could use a few pointers, these are the areas you should focus on.

Jayson DeMers

Coax the Right Tech Nerd to Partner With at Your Startup

If you have business savvy but lack technical skills, bring in a technologist to strengthen your leadership.

The 4 Surprisingly Simple Words That Could Guarantee Your Success

Instead of trying to do too much, people should focus on only fostering a few skill sets.

Thomas Oppong

10 Habits of Highly Successful Future Franchisees

Just because you own a franchise, a business with proven systems and tested procedures, doesn't mean you can kick back and chillax.

Joel Libava

New Study Dismantles Malcolm Gladwell's 10,000 Hour Rule

The principle that 10,000 hours of 'deliberate practice' are needed to become world-class in any field may not be what it seems.

Drake Baer

How the 'Digital Skills Gap' Bleeds $1.3 Trillion a Year From US Businesses

Many American workers, young and old, admit they often are not proficient with technology. Employers seem slower to grasp the problem.

What Entrepreneurs Can Take Away From the Tour de France

Beyond confronting grueling physical challenges, cyclists rely on a strategy and a large amount of teamwork. This is also true of business owners.

Scott Eisen

Looking to Hire a Manager? Read These 4 Tips First.

Hiring a manager is about finding someone who can lead and set the tone for your employees. These tips can help your search.

Ryan Himmel

3 Key Players to Help Your Launch Team Soar

Because a founder can't possibly possess every skill, recruiting these individuals can help make your business hum.

Nathan Resnick

Modern Marketers Need to Speak 'Engineer'

Creativity is still necessary, but the skills to access data and track campaigns are now a must.

Kevin Buckby

Could GE's Winning 4-Point People Strategy Work for Your Venture?

Your startup is not a conglomerate (yet), but this manufacturing firm can teach you how to manage your talent.

Peter S. Cohan