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Add a second language and boost career

Most Americans took a couple of years worth of credits in a secondary language class in high school or college, but according to the...

In business and life, rejection is a part of life: Handle...

You've heard it or felt it in many ways. Rejection comes when you didn't get the job or sell the product, lost a love,...

Looking for the ‘hockey stick’ on your growth chart

Entrepreneurs and investors talk about hoping to see a hockey stick (period of great growth) on a sales chart. The big uptick is hard...

How to make lemonade out of lemons

Somebody has to do it, and that somebody could turn out to be you. When you are assigned a project or task that seems...

Would Your Hobby Make a Sustainable Business?

Running a successful business centered on doing something you love is the dream of many entrepreneurs. What could be more gratifying than making a...

What to expect from working at a start-up

Start-ups are glamorous and working for one confers just a bit of the sparkle and some fantastic opportunities. That is, if the company performs...

How corporate culture, work-styles have changed

In May, IBM began calling its remote workers back to regional offices in a reversal of the dramatic changes the company has made in...

IBM leads as big companies rethink remote work

After decades of touting its anytime, anywhere remote workforce, IBM is starting to bring workers back into the office. About 40 percent of IBM's 380,000...

‘Best advice’ from a CEO could work for you and me

When the editors of Fortune asked the CEOs of large companies to reveal the best advice they had ever been given, they received some...

Benefits of Using the Business Model Canvas

The Business Model Canvas is an entrepreneurial tool that enables you to visualize, design, and reinvent your business model. Swiss business theorist and author...