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Shares of Exact Sciences Corp. plunged Tuesday morning after the U.S. Preventive Services Task Forceissued a preliminary recommendation, saying it considers the company's non-invasive colon cancer test as an "alternative test." The Madison company's stock dropped more than 40% in morning trading. The shares, which closed...

All businesses must labor, to one degree or another, under a certain amount of mythology. Some are general myths, such as “We’re good friends and work well together, so let’s form a partnership!” Some are more specific, such as “I’m a great cook. I should start...

Today’s “Factories of the Future” are shifting to Time-Based Thinking Based on Powerful Strategies Developed at the Center for Quick Response Manufacturing (QRM), University of Wisconsin-Madison. Even if you have a small family-owned business or your company is a division of a large multi-national...

Hire smartly and automate what you can. Scaling any business takes time, money, and often, a lot more effort than you think. Scaling a service-based business in particular is tricky—we've seen many try to scale and then crash as they outpace their own growth. So how can...

A daily attempt to sort out the useful from the pointless when it comes to advice. Baseball legend Yogi Berra's death on Tuesday has driven plenty of people online to do searches like " Yogi Berra wisdom" or " Yogi Berra sayings" or " Yogi Berra...

It is common wisdom nowadays that a founding team consisting of 2–3 founders is ideal. Doing it solo is simply too hard. Founder burnout is an imminent possibility, and statistics are simply not on your side. Many early stage investors will tell you outright that...