To take your remote workers from good to great, Inc.com has four ‘extreme’ habits. And make social media work for you with ideas from Entrepreneur.com.

Become a better leader: The New York Times has nine lessons to help executives become great leaders.

How to become a $1 billion company: Forbes reports that Fab.com, an internet retailer, has raised $150 million at a $1 billion valuation.

Go extreme: If you have employees working from home, some over-the-top measures may be necessary to ensure productivity and success. Inc.com takes a look at four “extreme” habits of successful remote teams.

Turn social media into real sales:  Entrepreneur.com on how brick-and-mortar stores can use social media to increase foot traffic.

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