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1. Ten Ways Companies Drive Away Talent
If there’s one word that’s almost certain to appear somewhere on every business’s website, that word is talent. Companies of every size love to talk about talent! They can talk about talent all day long…read more
2. The one reason why most startups fail
Most startups fail. No entrepreneur wants to think that it’s his or her startup that’s going to fail. But the reality is, as Chris Dixon of Andreessen Horowitz wrote in his essay,..read more
3. 2014: Should I Stay Or Should I Go?
2014 is the year of the horse – all about strength, capability and success. But when it comes to career moves, many ambitious people will ride the wrong horse…read more
4. Procrastination is a Mindfulness Problem
We all procrastinate, and by and large, we all know the solutions to our procrastination. I put off writing this article (ironically, I know, and yes I know you’ll put off reading this article) by doing..read more
5. 12 Things Successful People Do Before Breakfast
“If it has to happen, then it has to happen first,” writes Laura Vanderkam, time management expert and author of “What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast.” Those among us who have…read more
6. Success Story: 8 Hints From The Publisher Who Said No To Amazon
Publishing isn’t an easy industry to break into and smaller, independent houses tend to get swallowed up by the bigger fishes. Barefoot Books bucks that trend. Barefoot was launched in 1993..read more
7. 10 Amazing Apps For Getting (And Staying) Organised for Success
When it comes to keeping your life and business organised, there’s always a better way to stay on track to have a productive day or week. The secret has always been to using your calendar…read more
8. 11 Conflicts Between Startup Founders And Employees
At a startup, it can be hard to avoid conflict: hours are long, space and money are usually tight, and people are opinionated. Maybe you can’t avoid them entirely, but you can certainly..read more
9. Umang Gupta: 4 things I learned from a career in tech startups
Nothing in my childhood would have suggested that I’d grow up to be a Silicon Valley entrepreneur. In fact, the opposite was more likely. I was raised in newly independent India by leftist parents..read more
10. More Evidence It’s a Mistake to Make Employees Work in the Office
The question of whether or not telecommuting is good for business is a recurrent one with the answer diverging widely, depending on whom you ask. Certainly, hallway conversations and..read more