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Smashburger is the fastest three-year start for a restaurant company - in history - to almost $135 million in system wide sales. I recently spoke with Smashburger CEO Dave Prokupek. By David P. Mead
Watch a video about what puts the "smash" in Smashburger.

Beware March Madness
Many employers are in a quandary at this time of year with the approach of "March Madness," with millions of workers filling out brackets and obsessing over matchups. By Todd Fredrickson
Kai Abelkis compares his work as sustainability coordinator for Boulder Community Hospital to the "I Love Lucy" episode where Lucy can't seem to keep up with the chocolates on the conveyor belt. By Kyle Ringo
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Donna's excellent adventure in China: Day 5
If you give out your business card, do so with both hands, careful not to cover your name with your fingers, and present with your name facing forward. By Donna Evans
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