What Lady Gaga Can Teach You About Running a Business

Let Gaga Be Your Guide

By now, everyone across the world knows about the attention-seeking persona of Lady Gaga, but have you considered her business acumen?

The pint-sized pop star has a staggeringly successful output: sales of an estimated 13 million albums and 51 million singles, 12 Grammy nominations, and the fastest selling song in iTunes history. The Lady is obviously doing something right.

So how do you harness some of that pop music glory in your own corner of the business world? Follow these 10 steps to move from the quiet mousy corner you may inhabit to the Technicolor 13-inch platform shoes and turquoise-wigged universe of Ms. Gaga.

— Matt Keppel