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Why Interns are a Great Corporate Investment

Why Interns are a Great Corporate Investment

Growing a business has a lot of moving parts. One of the critical components of a successful business is hiring the right employees. More corporations have realized the benefits of hiring interns. In addition to hiring full-time employees, entrepreneurs should...

Moms on the Job: Finding Time for Parenting and Business

Moms on the Job: Finding Time for Parenting and Business

Women aren't content with choosing between motherhood and entrepreneurship, and they shouldn't have to be. Many find, especially for first-time entrepreneurs, that raising children and maintaining a business can be challenging. Finding a balance between the two can be...

Entrepreneurs Tips for Retiring

Entrepreneurs Tips for Retiring

Entrepreneurs and small business owners need to be proactive about researching and planning for retirement. As entrepreneurs, we often spend time tending to business at hand and neglect to consider what will happen financially after we retire. Many do not have a fixed...

Top Female Entrepreneurs of 2019

Top Female Entrepreneurs of 2019

The year 2019 has been a great one for female entrepreneurs and CEOs. Considering the fact there were literally no female CEOs running a Fortune 500 company as recently as 1995, they really have come a long way since then. They now hold the highest levels ever for women in business with 33 making the Forbes list. 

Business Goals, The SMART Way

Business Goals, The SMART Way

Leaders across industries have used the SMART way of establishing business goals for many years. SMART is an acronym for Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant, and Time-based. Using the SMART strategy is highly beneficial because it can serve as a roadmap for how...

Encouraging Innovation in the Workplace

Encouraging Innovation in the Workplace

The stiff competition in the market today requires businesses to think outside the box to gain a much-needed competitive advantage. The idea of innovation has been greatly advocated as the primary way of ensuring that companies achieve sustainability in operations and...

Giving Effective Feedback for Entrepreneurs

Giving Effective Feedback for Entrepreneurs

To grow as human beings, we need feedback. Feedback gives us information on areas we can work on improving that we might not have seen for ourselves. Entrepreneurs are ambitious people. We want to grow. And if we're going to grow in our professions, we need valuable...

Positive Publicity & How to Get It for Free

Positive Publicity & How to Get It for Free

As an entrepreneur, you know how you spend your money matters. One way to grow your business is through marketing and advertising, but that can get expensive and the results aren’t always guaranteed. If you’re looking to build your business without breaking the bank,...

Top Skills Every Entrepreneur Needs to Succeed

Top Skills Every Entrepreneur Needs to Succeed

Success in the business world can be elusive at times, but those with the true entrepreneurial spirit it’s a risk worth taking. After all, that’s part of what makes them entrepreneurs. Whether you view entrepreneurship as a willingness to take risks or someone who...