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  1. Gig Economy

    In a gig economy, temporary jobs are commonplace and companies tend toward hiring independent contractors and freelancers ...
  2. Twitter Wants Its New Live Streaming App on Apple TV (TWTR, AAPL)

    Many analysts believe that the 10 NFL games streamed on Twitter’s tvOS will help the company in engaging more users.
  3. How Long Should My Resume Be?

    This question troubles many people from beginners to senior executives. Here's a roundup of expert answers.
  4. Interpersonal Skills

    A lack of good interpersonal skills may lead to unsuccessful personal relationships, as well as difficulty in the business ...
  5. How David Rubenstein Became a Billionaire

    How did David Rubenstein make his fortune?
  6. What if Amazon, Alphabet Launch Robo-Advisors?

    What would happen if Amazon, Alphabet or Apple entered the robo-advisor arena?
  7. Inventory Flipping

    Inventory flipping refers to selling a product or property before it depreciates in value.
  8. A Defined Benefit Plan for Small Business Owners

    Wish you had a pension to help see you through your retirement? Today, small business owners may be able to create their ...
  9. 10 Characteristics of Successful Entrepreneurs

    Being a successful entrepreneurs requires more than just an idea or a lot of money. Here are ten things that set successful ...
  10. First Impression Blunders To Avoid

    It's been said that people make a lasting decision about you within the first 20 seconds of meeting you. You don't want to ...
  11. How Advisors Can Win at SEO with Their Websites

    Given the competition from other financial advisors, it is wise for you to practice good SEO to increase your chances of ...
  12. Treasury Looks to Close Family Business Estate Tax Loophole

    The Treasury department is aiming to close a loophole that would result in higher estate and gift taxes for some wealthy ...
  13. How a Website Can Grow Your Financial Advisory Firm

    Everybody—including potential clients—goes online to find what they need. So your website should be helping to grow your ...
  14. P&G Finds Targeted Ads Not Worth It (PG, FB)

    Proctor & Gamble Co has stated that it plans to scale back on targeted advertising on Facebook Inc., citing its limited ...
  15. Lack of Financing Forces Startups to Merge

    Lack of venture financing is forcing startups to merge or sell as capital markets tighten amid global uncertainty.
  16. Entrepreneurs Make Money: Why, How, Where & When

    Why, how, where and when do entrepreneurs make money? Eleven stages or "terms" that entrepreneurs and their ventures go through ...
  17. Randstad Holdings to Acquire Monster Worldwide for $429 Million (RANGF, MWW)

    With this merger, Randstad aims to build the world’s most comprehensive portfolio of HR services.
  18. Top Tips for Using the SEC's IAPD Disclosure Site

    Financial advisors can use the IAPD disclosure site, which is operated by the SEC, to check in on the competition.
  19. How to Outsource Work: 2 Tips for Business Owners

    Small business owner can increase efficiency and profits by outsourcing routine functions such as bookkeeping and payroll.
  20. American Airlines To Give 30,000 Employees Pay Increases

    American Airlines joins a growing list of large U.S. firms giving large scale pay increases.
  21. Why Wealth Managers Can't Afford to Lag in Tech Literacy

    Here is some insight into why wealth managers should accelerate plans to adopt technology and be willing to partner with ...
  22. Dorsey Gets a Break with Square’s Q2 (TWTR, SQ)

    In light of Square and Twitter’s year-long weak stock performance, Square's better than expected Q2 reports buy Dorsey room ...
  23. The Top 10 Best TED Talks for Business Leaders

    Influential talks for 21st century managers chosen from TED, a nonprofit dedicated to spreading ideas worth sharing.
  24. Digital Globalization: Short-Term Pain, Long-Term Gain? (BABA, AMZN)

    Which countries and companies stand to benefit the most from digital globalization, according to McKinsey Global Institute.
  25. Apple Settles Patent Dispute With OpenTV (AAPL)

    Apple gets a major legal relief following its license agreement with OpenTV, which posed a significant threat to its global ...
  26. LinkedIn Earnings Preview (LNKD, MSFT)

    The focus on the conference call will probably be how management will integrate LinkedIn's social and cloud operation with ...
  27. Best Tools to Identify Potential Clients

    These are some of the best tools and resources to cost-effectively identify and communicate with potential clients.
  28. Apple Bets on Apps, Services To Fuel Growth (AAPL)

    Amid falling iPhone sales and the delay of other initiatives like electric cars, Apple is focusing on big on apps and services ...
  29. Winding Up

    The process of selling all the assets of a business, paying off creditors, distributing any remaining assets to the principals ...
  30. Unlimited Liability

    A type of business where owners share joint and several responsibility for the entire amount of debt and other liabilities ...
  31. Turnkey Business

    A situation in which a firm's high-level management plans and executes all business strategies to ensure that individuals ...
  32. Triple Bottom Line

    A phrase coined in 1994 by John Elkington and later used in his 1997 book "Cannibals With Forks: The Triple Bottom Line Of ...
  33. Term Sheet

    A non-binding agreement setting forth the basic terms and conditions under which an investment will be made. A term sheet ...
  34. Take-Home Pay

    The money that an individual actually receives from working after employment taxes and the cost of benefits and retirement ...
  35. Strategic Management

    The management of an organization’s resources in order to achieve its goals and objectives.
  36. Stock Compensation

    A way corporations use stock options to reward employees. Stock compensation can be very profitable for the employee if the ...
  37. Startup

    A company that is in the first stage of its operations. These companies are often initially bank rolled by their entrepreneurial ...
  38. Sole Proprietorship

    The sole proprietor is an unincorporated business with one owner who pays personal income tax on profits from the business. ...
  39. Social Responsibility

    The idea that a company should embrace its social responsibilities and not be solely focused on maximizing profits.
  40. Social Audit

    A formal review of a company's endeavors in social responsibility. A social audit looks at factors such as a company's record ...
  41. Silent Partner

    An individual whose involvement in a partnership is limited to providing capital to the business.
  42. Severance Pay

    The compensation that an employer provides to an employee who has been laid off, whose job has been eliminated, who through ...
  43. Series A Financing

    The first round of financing undergone for a new business venture after seed capital. Generally, this is the first time that ...
  44. Seed Capital

    The initial capital used to start a business. Seed capital often comes from the company founders' personal assets or from ...
  45. Sales Lead

    A prospective consumer of a product or service that is created when an individual or business shows interest and provides ...
  46. Restructuring

    A significant modification made to the debt, operations or structure of a company. This type of corporate action is usually ...
  47. Security Market Line - SML

    A line that graphs the systematic, or market, risk versus return of the whole market at a certain time and shows all risky ...
  48. Product Life Cycle

    The period of time over which an item is developed, brought to market and eventually removed from the market. First, the ...
  49. Porter Diamond

    A model that attempts to explain the competitive advantage some nations or groups have due to certain factors available to ...
  50. Peter Principle

    An observation that in an organizational hierarchy, every employee will rise or get promoted to his or her level of incompetence. ...
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