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Oh Dear. Please Not A Microsoft Smart Watch!

By Haydn Shaughnessy The Wall St Journal is quoting Microsoft Asian suppliers who have been asked by the Redmond firm to send it the kind of components that could be used to make smart watch. So a Windows wat...

Disrupting The World's Great Auction Houses

By Karsten Strauss The word ?auction? evokes the swift chatter of an auctioneer, the reserved murmurs of a live crowd of spectators and bidder and the smack of a gavel indicating a closed bid. At least it use...

How To Gauge When It is Time to Pass the Torch

By Sasha King (File) Everyone has their season. This includes being in a leadership position in a company. Whether you are liked or disliked, knowing when to go is an important part of advancing your career....

Morality Police Target Eric Holder, Facebook, Twitter

By Susannah Breslin Self-appointed morality police Morality in Media have released "The Dirty Dozen List," fingering the Department of Justice, the Department of Defense, Hilton Hotels, Google Play, Twitter, ...

Is It Time For Brands To Dump Justin Bieber?

By Larissa Faw Justin Bieber, love him or hate him, has been a cash-making machine for brands that sell products adorned with his image. The multi-million-dollar Bieber empire includes stickers, bed sheets, t...

5 Things Leaders Are Thinking, But Not Talking About

By Glenn Llopis It amazes me just how many leaders don?t act like leaders. They define themselves more by their job title and job description, rather than the required courage, resiliency and determination t...

How To Conduct A Personal SWOT Analysis

By Lisa Quast An effective process companies use to assess themselves and their competitors and formulate their strategies is an analysis called ?SWOT.? But this exercise isn?t just for businesses. It can be ...

7 Ways To Show Your Value Beyond Social Media

By Sasha King (Image: Thinkstock) Almost all careers now place an emphasis on personally branding yourself, and in conjunction with this increasing your social media presence for better visibility. Whether o...
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Managing The Three Clocks Of Small Business

By Jim Blasingame ?Time Is On My Side,? is the title of one of the classic rock ?n? roll songs performed by Mick Jagger and the legendary English band, The Rolling Stones. Read more here: Forbes Leadership&n...
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An Easy Trick to Mitigate Tax Form Cheating

By HBS Working Knowledge In filling out self-reported documents such as tax forms, we declare the information truthful with our signature. Usually we sign at the bottom of the form, after our reporting is co...

10 Things Inspire Teams to Optimally Perform

More and more people feel stuck at work and are looking for validation. Not only do they want to be heard, but more importantly they want to know that their contributions are being noticed and not taken for g...
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Retail By The Numbers

How every CFO can use technology to help the business succeed. Click Here! : Forbes Woman  ...
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Your Company Has Been Sold: Here's What to Expect

Here they come. The entourage sweeps in like a victorious occupying army. And no one is sure if they?ve come to lead us or loot us. Time stands still. We?re anxious, weary, and confused all at once. We had live...

Are Entrepreneurs Junkies?

There's no magic recipe to starting a company. It's not formulaic; the process lives in the expansive arena of "grey area" affairs. So when explaining what you're working on, some people will understand what yo...

How Millennial Trailblazers Are Fixing The World

Today is the day -- it?s the Forbes Women?s Summit: Power Redefined. Today, a new generation of women (Millennials) who are redefining the notion of power through innovation and disruption will join forces with...

If You Want to Get Rich, Get Rich Slowly

Some 30 years ago, I began work on my first book: Sweat Equity: What it Really Takes To Build America's Best Small Companies. I thought it would be fun to go back and revisit some of the lessons that my co-au...

What Would Happen If Women Were No Longer Excluded?

Helen Wai-sze Leung is representing China at the 2013 G(irls)20 Summit. The Summit brings together one girl, aged 18-20, from each G20 country to look at the G20 Leaders agenda thru the lens of the economic emp...

How Big Are Your Dreams?

When President Obama recently dared graduates at Ohio State University to be better, to do better, to reject cynicism, he was inviting them to dream bigger, as well. Organizations that dream bigger than others,...

Timeless Style: Timeless Does Not Have To Mean Boring

For my first post, I want to dive in and address what I think are the three qualities of ?timeless fashion.? I want to know that the clothes I buy today, I could wear 10 years from now. That?s not to say that I...