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Senator Cory Booker on Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Conan O'Brien

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:17pm
The former mayor of Newark is known for his focus on small business and his appreciation of technology--especially Twitter.
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Why Location Is (Still) Everything

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:24pm
In his forthcoming book, Wharton professor David Bell reveals how location still matters in surprising ways, even in the supposedly "flat" world of e-commerce.
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Forget Hobby Lobby: This Case Could Finally Undo Obamacare @jeremyquittner

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:23pm
Affordable Care Act critics hope to gut the health-care law in yet another court battle after Hobby Lobby.
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Don't Neglect This Core Component of Great Customer Service

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:00pm
Good customer service is the backbone of any good business, without proper customer service your business could sink very quickly.
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How Being Overly Helpful Can Pay Off in the Long Run

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:00pm
Kat Cole, the president of Cinnabon, is a prime example of a giver.

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Adam Grant: You Don't Have to Sacrifice Yourself to Help Others

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:00pm
There's nothing wrong with enjoying the warm glow of altruism, but be careful that you don't overextend yourself.

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Wharton's Adam Grant: Power Doesn't Corrupt--It Reveals

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:00pm
For competent takers, it's possible to climb the ladder, to a point.

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Wharton's Adam Grant: Millennials Are More Focused on Work-Life Balance

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:00pm
While all generations want the same fundamental things from work, there are slight differences.

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Do Men or Women Benefit More From Generosity?

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:00pm
Research shows that men are more likely to help groups in public settings, while women are more likely to help one-on-one behind the scenes.

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Wharton's Adam Grant: More Entrepreneurs Need to Be 'Disagreeable Givers'

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:00pm
It's more fun to be liked, but it's more useful to be respected. Here's how.

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Maintain a Giving Spirit in the Face of Tough Decisions

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:00pm
You can't be equally helpful to everyone, and sometimes you have to prioritize the many over the few.

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With the Right Incentives, You Can Massively Boost Productivity

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:00pm
You don't need to exclusively hire all-stars, because the right reward structure can encourage average employees to overachieve.

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Wharton's Adam Grant: How to Build a Culture of Giving

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:00pm
To screen out bad apples, ask interviewees what they think other people would do in a given situation.

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Wharton's Adam Grant: 3 Ways to Know When You're Dealing With a Taker

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:00pm
Takers are more likely to kiss up and kick down.

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Be Strategic About Who, How and When You Help Someone

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:00pm
You're more likely to be a successful giver if you can find a way to specialize.

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Your Most Powerful Network: People You Used to Know

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:00pm
You're 58% more likely to get a job from a weak tie than a strong tie--but don't forget about your dormant ties.

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Wharton's Adam Grant: The Difference Between Givers, Takers, and Matchers

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:00pm
Givers aren't just philanthropists--they're people who share knowledge, mentor, and make introductions.

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Microsoft: It's Time to Focus on Productivity

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:21pm
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said he wants the company to reinvent productivity.
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Happy Bastille Day? Why France Is Losing Its Entrepreneurs

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:00pm
French entrepreneurs are finding more success in the U.S. and Britain. Here's why France is losing its startups.
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7 Ways to Damage a Brand (and What to Do Instead)

Inc Small Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 11:21am
Building a strong brand is hard, time-consuming work. It's surprisingly easy, though, to weaken one.
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