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Simple Strategies To Motivate Your Tech Team

These tactics can make your tech workers want to stay. For Inc. magazine.

Protect Your Employees From Depression At Work

Your employees’ mental health can affect your bottom line. Here’s how to help them–and your business. For Inc. magazine.

The Looming Economic Crisis For America's Seniors

Already struggling to make ends meet before the pandemic, our older population is being hurt yet again by the financial crash. For the Boston Globe.


From Selling Clothes Out of a Suitcase to Running a $4.2 Million Company

Originally from Cali, Colombia, Angela Romero overcame a variety of obstacles to make her mark in the United States.

How to Hire -- And Keep -- A Killer Sales Team

Hiring ideas to attract top talent. From Inc. magazine.

California is Bringing E.U.-Style Privacy Laws to the U.S. Here's What You Need to Know

California's new privacy law is one more reason to reassess how you handle customer information. For Inc. magazine.

Meet the 'Shark Tank' Stars Who Put Military Spouses To Work

These founders built a business that could move with them. For Inc. magazine.

The Old-School Sales Tactic That's Still Incredibly Effective

A customer-referral program can be an easy, low-cost way to boost sales. For Inc. magazine.

This Startup Trains African Programmers for Top Jobs

Andela trains, and then employs, Africa’s young programmers. For Inc. magazine.

Local Marketing: How To Make Your Customers Visit You In Person

To boost store visits and sales, try these strategies. For Inc. magazine.

Create a Great Product Without Hiring a Team

Hiring a prototype contractor can be a cheaper and easier way to design your product. For Inc. magazine.

What If You Knew All Your Co-workers' Salaries?

How to do salary transparency right. For Inc. magazine.

The Six-Year Itch

Want to reach the top? Aim now. For Money magazine.

The Perils of Plastic?

Untangling the myths about credit for college students. For Money magazine.

Budget for Real Life
An interview with Senator Elizabeth Warren. For Money magazine.

How to Spot a Liar
Dishonesty in the marketplace costs you all the time. Here's how to see the truth. For Money magazine.