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Data From 3.5 Million Employees Shows How Innovation Really Works

Data From 3.5 Million Employees Shows How Innovation Really Works

Sales and marketing were once disciplines ruled by emotions. But somewhere along the way, we recognized that they were based…

Your Most Powerful Competitive Advantage

Your Most Powerful Competitive Advantage

We tend to think that our competitive advantages are based on our products’ performance, or our low costs of production….

3 Steps To Combatting Idea Inertia

3 Steps To Combatting Idea Inertia

Ideas are worthless. Execution is everything. Many would argue the inherent value of ideas. Personally, I believe ideas in and…

What’s Your Best Innovation Bet?

What’s Your Best Innovation Bet?

When companies develop new technologies, they can never be certain how the market will respond. That said, the future of…

Should You Actually Trust Your Gut Feelings?

Should You Actually Trust Your Gut Feelings?

Entrepreneurship often requires risk. You can do all the research under the sun and run the numbers countless times, but…

Why This Old School Activity Is Beneficial To Your Brain

Why This Old School Activity Is Beneficial To Your Brain

Research keeps showing why it’s a good idea to hold on to your pen and paper. In a constantly connected…

The Basics Of Crowdfunding

The Basics Of Crowdfunding

What it is: Crowdfunding is about persuading individuals to each give you a small donation — $10, $50, $100, maybe more. Once…

Research: Writing A Business Plan Makes Your Startup More Likely To Succeed

Research: Writing A Business Plan Makes Your Startup More Likely To Succeed

When asked about an opponent’s plan for their impending fight, former world heavyweight champion Mike Tyson once said: “Everyone has…

How To Future-Proof Your Firm

How To Future-Proof Your Firm

The nature of work is being transformed. It is not the first time in recent years that trends such as…

What Is Dopamine And How Does It Affect The Brain?

What Is Dopamine And How Does It Affect The Brain?

What is Dopamine? Dopamine is one of many chemicals in the body, but as a Slate article notes, it’s implicated in some…