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How to Raise Your Prices Without Losing Clients

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Persuading customers that they need to pay more for your products or services is difficult at the best of times. Five tips for avoiding a backlash when you hike your rates

What to Do About a Brand Endorser Gone Bad

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When your celebrity spokesperson (sooner or later) ends up in a scandal, how do you know if you should cut ties? Six expert tips

How to Name (or Rename) Your Company

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Got a great business with a lousy name, or a new venture in search of a moniker? Five things to keep in mind as you search for a better handle

What to Do When Your Growth Stalls

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So you've had months of skyrocketing sales and revenue. Then nothing. How to handle a plateau

How to Make the Best Use of a Hired Gun

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Interim managers can step in temporarily to fix problems you can’t—if you let them. Five things you should understand before bringing one in

How to Sell Your Business for Top Dollar

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It may be priceless to you, but not everyone agrees. Six ways to ensure you get what you deserve when you decide to exit

5 Tips to Improve Your Chances of Getting a Bank Loan

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How to make your financial institution say yes

How to Assemble an Effective Advisory Board

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You don't have to do it all on your own. Four tips to help you find the best experts (and convince them to help you out)

How to Foster Intrapreneurship at Your Firm

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Innovation shouldn't stop once you reach a certain size. Four ways to get your employees to think like entrepreneurs

How to Develop a Productive Profit-Sharing Plan

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Should you share the wealth? What you need to consider before implementing employee profit-sharing