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How Scott Harrison connects, affects, and brings people around to his cause.
Josh Dean
How the renegade design company Quirky uses the power of community to develop, make, and sell a torrent of useful objects.
Bo Burlingham
Famed business guru Jim Collins went to the U.S. Military Academy to teach leadership. Instead, the West Point cadets taught Collins that there's more to getting from good to great than he had thought.
Leigh Buchanan
The secrets of effective storytelling from the modern masters at the Moth.
Jill Krasny
They may be boring, but B2B start-ups are proving that there's nothing more alluring than profits.
Burt Helm
Enough About Me
The art of conversation according to George Stephanopoulos.
Christine Lagorio-Chafkin
Leigh Buchanan
Give the Audience More of What it Wants: Less
Why more companies are embracing PechaKucha, a peppy—and brief—presentation style imported from Japan.
Eric Paley
Stack the Deck
Save your writing skills for your novel. Communication in a start-up should be short and sweet—and in a slide presentation.

Christine Lagorio-Chafkin
Running a business that is really three businesses: a media company, a branding agency, and an online retailer.
Issie Lapowsky
The Quest for the Perfect Fit
Few things hold you back more than a bad hire. Meet some entrepreneurs who go to extreme lengths to make sure they don’t make that mistake.
Jeff Haden
Why There Are No Job Titles at My Company
The founders at Cloudflare decided to strip everyone--even themselves--of titles that indicate rank. Here's how the radical decision paid off.
Norm Brodsky
When Boredom Gets the Best of You
Bored CEOs often make dumb mistakes. Don’t let it happen to you.

Kimberly Weisul
Awash in invoices and excess inventory, Laura Zander decided to pay cash.
Justin Caldbeck
How to Hire the Best
Equity grants are your most powerful tool for attracting top-tier talent.
Jill Krasny
The Smartest Ways to Get Paid
Our guide to the rapidly-proliferating world of online payments.

Ryan Underwood
Several augmented-reality start-ups are turning a gimmick into a serious business tool.
Ryan Underwood
Augmented Reality’s Greatest Hits
Four smart augmented-reality projects that made a big splash—and a big return on investment.
Reshma Memon Yaqub
Put the Bank in Your Pocket
How the entrepreneurs behind GoBank are reinventing personal banking for the mobile phone.
Phil Libin
And Suddenly, a Symphony of Creativity Is Unleashed
Why learning to play the piano, at age 41, is one of the best business decisions I’ve made.
What Kind of Leader Are You? Your employees might have you pegged, but how well do you know yourself?
The Great Funding Flameout Thousands of start-ups will go under for lack of Series A funding. That's a problem, all right. But not the problem you think.
Why Creativity is Like Karaoke IDEO founders David and Tom Kelley on building a creative culture.

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