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  • Who's in the Room? - Bob Frisch

    The new book, "Who’s In the Room?", offers one of the first indepth looks at how decision making actually occurs within Senior Management Teams and how it breaks down.

  • It is true that there are some major differences between startups and established, public companies, but which type of organization is better is a personal preference. Before making your next career move here are 12 things you should consider.

  • No matter one’s perspective, we are unable to consider current market conditions vibrant or robust.

  • The Five Myths of Private Equity Tuesday, 7 Feb 2012 | 12:04 PM ET
    Economic Warfare - Ziad K. Abdelnour

    As venture capital and private equity continue to make news headlines, some entrepreneurs may find it challenging to distinguish fact from fiction.

  • 10 Industries That Are Bouncing Back Monday, 6 Feb 2012 | 5:03 PM ET
    In January, 243,000 new private-sector jobs were created, bringing the unemployment rate to 8.3 percent. While these numbers aren’t exactly cause to pop the champagne corks just yet, they do offer evidence that the worst of the recession may be behind us, and better times may lie ahead.People returning to the workforce are unlikely to see the same job market that they knew before the recession. Some industries were hit harder than others, and while some jobs will make a return engagement in the

    It’s impossible to say what a fully recovered U.S. economy will look like, or how long it will take to get there. However, some sectors have begun to hire again.

  • Charfen: Hitting Bottom and Starting Over Monday, 6 Feb 2012 | 11:21 AM ET

    Everyone who has ever accomplished anything of note has experienced failure, probably more than once or twice. Failure is always a real possibility when you step out to do something great....but how do you rebuild from total failure?

  • Scott: Can Being Bored Make You More Successful? Monday, 6 Feb 2012 | 10:52 AM ET

    Many people associate boredom with unhappiness or laziness. We go to great lengths to avoid the possibility of being stuck with no distractions. But boredom actually holds the secret to something we all want: contentment, personal growth, and perhaps even professional success.

  • Sharpen Your Heels by Mrs. Moneypenny with Heather McGregor

    Is it possible for a woman to have it all - a great career and a fabulous family? Mrs. Moneypenny says your dreams of having it all, may be "severely deluded."

  • New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady with New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning

    On and off the field, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has all the markings of a perfect endorser. He's a winner, he's got the crossover good looks and plenty of confidence. Eli Manning? Winner, sure. But beyond that the younger Manning doesn't exactly compete with Brady for national attention in the advertising world.

  • ‘Scorecasting': Defense Ain't For Winners Thursday, 2 Feb 2012 | 11:28 AM ET
    Scorecasting by Tobias J. Moskowitz and L. Jon Wertheim

    In their “Freakonomics for sports” book, "Scorecasting: The Hidden Influences Behind How Sports Are Played and Games Are Won," the authors challenge conventional wisdom including the long-held belief that defense truly wins championships.

  • All Business Is Local by John A. Quelch and Katherine E. Jocz

    Building on the theme that “all politics is local,” marketing experts John A. Quelch and Katherine E. Jocz explore how dozens of international companies are using a local-focused strategy and turning global brands into leading local brands.

  • What to Do When Your Boss Hates You Thursday, 2 Feb 2012 | 9:21 AM ET

    You love your job, you're trying your best, but your boss still hates you.

  • The Challenger Sale - Matthew Dixon and Brent Adamson

    There is a very good chance that if you work in B2B sales, your company stresses building relationships with customers to help boost your numbers. “The Challenger Sale,” explains why this traditional approach no longer works in the world of sophisticated and risk-averse B2B customers.

  • Satterwhite: It’s Not About the Jobs, Stupid Thursday, 2 Feb 2012 | 8:03 AM ET

    Call me crazy, but I believe we’re at a unique moment of opportunity in our country’s history; an unprecedented opportunity if we handle it right. And, handling it “right” is going to require a sizable paradigm shift in how we educate and prepare young people to take their place in the workforce.

  • Getting from College to Career - Lindsey Pollak

    Although the economy is slowly improving, this year’s college graduates face yet another difficult entry-level job market. The author offers five strategies for finding a job in challenging times.

  • Forget the Big Bonuses; a Pay Squeeze Is Coming Tuesday, 31 Jan 2012 | 4:09 AM ET

    On Sunday, the public outrage at Stephen Hester’s bonus persuaded the Royal Bank of Scotland chief executive to turn down a pay award ($1.57 million) that would be considered miserly by other bank bosses in the UK and the US, the Financial Times reports.

  • The Ring Is the Thing Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 1:10 PM ET
    Eli Manning

    Cash bonuses for winning the big game may seem like a lot of money to the average fan, but players really want to kiss the king.

  • Breaking out of the middle requires CEOs to constantly tackle new threats and opportunities, and to be willing to recalibrate their businesses regularly to achieve growth.

  • The Psychology of Wealth by Charles Richards, Ph.D.

    What's preventing you from having the life you want, the money you want? Could it all be in your head?

  • Engel: Say on Pay: One Year Later - Are We Better Off? Friday, 27 Jan 2012 | 11:05 AM ET

    New SEC rules requiring companies to obtain an advisory shareholder vote approving executive compensation went into effect one year ago as part of the corporate governance reform measures under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act of 2010. Today, executive compensation remains a hot button issue and companies and investors alike are anxious to gauge the impact of the new rules and predict what the coming proxy season holds.