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Winning, losing and collaboration
Harvard Business Review    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
How does performance affect collaboration? In sports, it is a truism that winning can temporarily overcome various problems between teammates. For instance, the relationship between Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal was strained while they were teammates with the Los Angeles Lakers, even during their three consecutive NBA championship seasons. However, when the team was winning, the tension dissipated and the pair got along better. More

Entrepreneurship tips in the small business news
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Tips on entrepreneurship can come from anywhere: The Internet, a friend or colleague or even a conversation with someone who knows nothing about your business. Those tips might run the gamut of subject matter from marketing to financing to management to technology. This roundup looks at top tips available online today. More

What employees are thinking — but won't say
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We all use filters, especially when we communicate with people above us in the corporate food chain. Sometimes a little verbal restraint is a good thing, but it can keep you from understanding what employees really think — and more importantly need. More

Boyd Enterprises announces New Mini Chemi-Pure Elite for Nano Tanks!

Good thing now come in small packages. All-in-one filter media is now available for your nano tank! Same quality and formula as our larger containers. Treats up to 10 gallons.

Classroom pet: Why your pet business should pay attention
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Over a year ago, a program named Pets in the Classroom was launched. Breaking the mold of how schools have been run and the rules to follow, this program has managed to fund 3,000 classrooms. Becoming very popular with 40 to 50 funding requests coming in every week. Best viewed in Internet Explorer. More

PETCO acquires Complete Petmart pet specialty chain
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PETCO and Complete Petmart, an Ohio-based pet specialty chain, have announced that PETCO has purchased all assets of Complete Petmart, including its 29 stores. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The stores, located primarily in the Dayton, Columbus and Cincinnati/northern Kentucky metropolitan areas, as well as in North Carolina and West Virginia, remain open. More


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Living with pets may protect infants from allergies via CNN    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Children who live with dogs and cats are less likely to develop allergies to those animals later in life, but only if the pet is under the same roof while the child is still an infant, a new study suggests. Compared to babies born into cat-free homes, those who grew up with cats were roughly half as likely to be allergic to them as teenagers, the study found. More

New Novartis flea and tick products to hit market
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Novartis Animal Health US, Inc. has launched new EPA-approved flea and tick control products for dogs and cats to be available through U.S. veterinarians this summer. Parastar for dogs and EasySpot for cats are species-specific formulations of fipronil, a flea and tick adulticide. More

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