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Why Speaking ‘Startup’ Matters: The Three Words That Matter Most To Entrepreneurs

There is a growing and costly language gap between big businesses and startups, and the stakes have never been higher.

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Does Your Innovation ‘Engine’ Need A Tune-up?

Tune it, rebuild it or scrap it? Your innovation engine may be sputtering if you are spending too much (or not enough) time building and rebuilding.

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Lessons From Inside A Shark Tank

Driving innovation—what ginormous and teeny enterprises alike do to defy the odds and successfully launch new products, services and business models.

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How To Outwit Your Smartest Competitors

Want to change an industry? Make a list of all the legacy assumptions and ask your team to brainstorm ideas while eliminating one assumption at a time.

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Lessons From A Middle-Aged Entrepreneur

What is your biggest regret in life? When you ask our seniors this question, you often get a surprising answer.

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The Entrepreneur’s Midlife Crisis

Have you considered the idea that you might be having a middle-aged crisis? Here are seven signs you may be having one.

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Entrepreneurs Vs. Market Leaders: Three Strategies Entrepreneurs Use To Win

Question: How many entrepreneurs does it take to change a light bulb? Answer: Does it have to be a light bulb?

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Three Common Words That Make Entrepreneurs Crazy

If you spend enough time around entrepreneurs, you’ll notice they are more offended by some common words than most business people.

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Will My Job Be Completely Different Very, Very Soon?

Is your company going to become a forgotten bit of history? Is your industry heading for a Napster Moment? Is your expert status at risk? “Control your own destiny or someone else will.” —Jack Welch

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Could Uber Put FedEx Out Of Business?

Because customer needs, wants and desires are constantly evolving, if you are the leader of a company bent on innovation, the most important question you must ask your team is, “What business could we be in tomorrow?”

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Five Wishes Every CEO Wants For The New Year

How The Best Make These Wishes Come True

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Secret #10: Mind Your Wings, Not Your Runway.

This is the tenth in the 12-part series, "12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup"

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Secret #9: Be Attractive. Don’t Be Unattractive.

This is the ninth in the 12-part series, "12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup"

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Why Sean Hannity Can’t Innovate

…and Rachel Maddow is in the same boat

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Secret #8: Resist The Curse Of Comfort

This is the eighth in the 12-part series, "12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup"

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Secret #7: Sell A Lot (of a little)

This is the seventh in the 12-part series, "12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup"

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When The Shift Hits The Fan

There comes a time in every business when it becomes apparent that your product, service or business model is no longer relevant.

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Secret #6: Kinetic Startups Have More Potential

(This is the sixth in the 12-part series, "12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup")

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Secret #4. Don’t Dream Big. Design Big.

This is the fourth in the 12-part series, “12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup”

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Secret #3: Is Your Kung Fu Strong?

This is the third in the 12-part series, “12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup”

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Secret #2: Don’t Fall In Love With Your Idea

This is the second in the 12-part series, “12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup”

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12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup

This is the first in the 12-part series, “12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup”

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The Secret Weapon Of The Most Inventive Minds

A Critical Lesson From The Most Successful Entrepreneurs

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Politically Incorrect Health Care Ideas That Will Change The World

(…and will be happening sooner than you think) A brainstorming technique that I often suggest is “assume there are no obstacles so that you can push…

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Trump Aside, Why Higher Ed Needs Entrepreneurs

Three Reasons Entrepreneurs Can And Must Fix Our Colleges There has been plenty of news lately about Donald Trump, President Obama and…

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