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Filed In: Innovation and Operations
From automobile assembly lines to the first airplane flight, the great innovations of the 1900s can inspire modern inventors. We share some invention tips.
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Filed In: Innovation and Operations
Wearables haven't had an easy road to adoption. The tech industry has a gender bias which conflicts with studies showing women are first adopters of new technology.
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Filed In: Operations
Business operating systems, documented in writing, are a tangible asset for any company. We present three key reasons why this should be documented.
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Filed In: Staffing & HR
The art of communication involves knowing not only how to verbalize ideas, but also how to listen, empathize, encourage, or influence. We present seven ways to improve your communication skills.
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Filed In: Technology
Technology can increase productivity, but you must monitor what's working and what's not. Duct Tape Marketing's John Jantsch shares his favorite web tools.
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If you don't have home-based business insurance, you could be in for an unpleasant surprise. Learn what type of insurance a home-based business needs.
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Filed In: Innovation and Operations
So you're ready to tackle 2015 and make it the best year your company has ever seen. Here are 12 things you can do to make this year a great one.
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Filed In: Innovation and Operations
As the International CES show wraps up in Las Vegas, Alex Morris presents some of the most exciting new products showcased this year.
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Filed In: Business Planning and Finance
The first quarter of 2015 will be over in the blink of a business cycle. Take the time now to set your strategic goals and tactics for the new year.
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Filed In: Innovation and Operations
Many people dream of making it big as an inventor, but the industry isn't for everybody. If any of these five traits describe you, it might not be your best career option.
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The new year is a time to renew and restructure. And many times, that means letting go of stale business practices and roadblocks that stifle productivity.
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Filed In: Finance
While much of the country looks back at the Great Recession as a painful memory, Main Street is only now beginning to see the light at the end of the tunnel.
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Filed In: Innovation and Operations
InventHelp recently traveled to South Korea to attend the Seoul International Invention Fair (SIIP). We share some of the coolest, most innovative gadgets that were on display.
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Filed In: Staffing & HR
Smart leader understand that showing gratitude is important in the workplace. By taking the time to acknowledge the efforts of employees, a workplace culture can be transformed.
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Filed In: Innovation and Operations
Michael Evans shares business predictions for 2015, foreseeing changes in the areas of interest rates, energy costs, social media, wearable tech, and more.
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Alignment is the key to a company's success. An organization should instill clarity and responsibility amongst its team in order to keep the company moving forward.
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If you're unaware of how you're affecting your employees' productivity, you are running a business with your head in the sand.
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Nothing hurts revenues (and egos) more than getting carved up by the competition. We shares four of the main reasons companies get eaten up by their competitors.
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Filed In: Education and Industries
Having an MBA offers you a wide variety of opportunities you may otherwise have never encountered, leading you and your career to new heights.
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Filed In: Getting Started
There are several aspects of a dog's pack mentality that are applicable to creating a successful, highly productive, and purposeful workplace culture.
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