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Mark Cuban Keeps Talking AboutThis 1 Simple Productivity Habit That Divides Successful People From Everyone Else. (But, It Might Not Work for You)

Also, being a billionaire.  But if there’s one other thing he’s known for, and has been highly consistent about over the years, it’s a productivity habit that he’s articulated again and again. It comes down to this: Fewer meetings, more emails.  “No meetings or phone calls unless I’m picking up a check,” he told Thrive […]

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TikTok May Have Been Saved From a Ban, But It’s Still Bad News In Ways You Might Not Expect

On Friday, the Trump administration announced that it will, in fact, ban TikTok and WeChat effective Sunday night. Since then TikTok revealed that it had finalized a deal with Oracle and Walmart to become a U.S. company and the Trump administration has signed off. In the midst of it all, it’s worth considering what the bans really mean and […]

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Even Businesses Miles Away From the Wildfires Are Suffering a Terrible Toll

The LNU Lightning Complex wildfire just outside Vacaville, California in August didn’t raze Nathan Reppert’s Los Reyes Restaurante Y Cantina, but nearby evacuations and billowing ash clouds have already cost the business about $ 40,000 in missed revenue, Reppert estimates. Amid a historic wildfire season on the West Coast, with simultaneous blazes in Oregon, Washington, and California, plus a […]

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Surviving Disaster Gave This Founder a New Lease on Life. He’s Making the Most of It by Giving Back

Surviving the devastating Haiti earthquake in 2010 put things in perspective for Dieuveny “DJ” Jean Louis. A live music event planner at the time, Louis had returned to his native Haiti from Miami to plan a benefit concert. He checked into the Hotel Montana in Port-au-Prince, dropped off his bags, and ventured out to grab some lunch. […]

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The Motherhood Recession

September 9, 2020 7 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. As a country, we’ve made monumental and historic strides around the value of women at work. Women, now more than ever, are demanding their voices be heard in almost every industry, highlighting the pay disparity on a consistent rotation for the world to […]

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4 Inventive Ways to Revitalize Your Remote Customer Relationships Using Video

Umpqua Bank published a business resiliency study looking at how small and midsized businesses are adapting in 2020. The survey highlights both short-term changes made during the initial shut down and the long-term changes business leaders plan to make going forward.  While you can find lots of articles about how big companies in the tech and knowledge […]