Starting your own business? Here are six secrets to success

So you’re tired of working for someone else and want to be your own boss? Great idea — as long as you take the right steps before hanging out your shingle. Check out the following interview with experienced entrepreneurs and business experts who share their tips for starting a business.

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Morning rituals: 16 good habits to start your workday

You probably already know the one about eating a proper breakfast. But what other good habits belong in your morning workday routine? Believe it or not, the way you spend those first few hours can affect your productivity for the entire day. So it’s important to have a routine that sets the right tone. Here’s a list of 16 things you should do when you get to work each morning.

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Why family businesses are thriving — and what you can learn from them

The spread of corporate monopolies. The recent downturn in the economy. Family businesses have faced major challenges in the past decade, but now they’re stronger than ever. How have they managed to survive, and what can you learn from their workplace practices? Whether your small business is family owned or not, there’s a lot to be gained from the experience of successful mom and pops.

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9 ways to find and keep talented employees

It may be your company, but it takes a whole team to make it succeed. And while recruiting topnotch talent is key, you also need a workplace environment that allows your employees to shine. How do you find and retain the best talent? Nine entrepreneurs share their secrets for building a better business culture.

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Bad boss: 7 costly managerial mistakes

Is your management style costing you money? It could be — if you’re setting the wrong example or inadvertently alienating your employees. While you may think you’re “The World’s Greatest Boss,” you could be making one (or more) of these seven common managerial mistakes.

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