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Busting 5 Myths About Small-Business Lending
Small Business Financing

Busting 5 Myths About Small-Business Lending

The crucial funding you need is available and not just from angels and VCs.
Jared Hecht
Your Secret Mental Weapon: 'Don't Let the Perfect Be the Enemy of the Good'
Inspiration

Your Secret Mental Weapon: 'Don't Let the Perfect Be the Enemy of the Good'

Now, get busy accepting good enough as a great place to start.
Neil Patel
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Share the ways you're developing internal talent and enabling employees to be more innovative in their jobs, and you could be selected for a full-page promotion provided by Colonial Life that appears in Entrepreneur magazine.
The 8 Personality Types of Publicists
Public Relations

The 8 Personality Types of Publicists

From the lifestyle lady to the eager beaver, publicists personalities run the gamut.
5 Ways to Determine Your Authentic Claim to Fame
Fame

5 Ways to Determine Your Authentic Claim to Fame

Your elevator pitch summarizes what you're selling. Now summarize your achievements so people have the confidence to buy from you.
Kedma Ough
What's Cheaper in Your City: Cabs or Uber?
Ride Sharing

What's Cheaper in Your City: Cabs or Uber?

An analysis of ridesharing services and taxis tells how to get the most mileage for your money.
3 Reasons Why a Latino Family's Tiny Cheese Business Became a Giant
Family Businesses

3 Reasons Why a Latino Family's Tiny Cheese Business Became a Giant

Not all family businesses grow into the success story that today is food manufacturer Cacique.
César Melgoza
McDonald's Is Ditching Margarine for Butter
McDonalds

McDonald's Is Ditching Margarine for Butter

The beleaguered fast food company will be using real butter in McMuffins and other menu items cooked with biscuits and bagels.
Katie Little
4 Ways to Overcome Your Unreasonable Fears
Fear

4 Ways to Overcome Your Unreasonable Fears

Your fear of running across a busy highway is good. If you're afraid to seize an opportunity, that's a problem.
Marty Fukuda
Sponsored Content

The EMV Liability Shift is Coming. Prepare Your Business.

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6 Keys to Employee Engagement During Times of Distraction
Managing Employees

6 Keys to Employee Engagement During Times of Distraction

During times of economic slowdown, which includes the summer months, what you can do to keep your employee morale high and performance at its peak?
Alan Zimmerman
Goodbye, Burgers. Hello, Wings: This Franchisee Had Good Reason to Quit McDonald's
Franchise Players

Goodbye, Burgers. Hello, Wings: This Franchisee Had Good Reason to Quit McDonald's

Marcus Teufel prepared for 10 years to be a McD's owner before taking a 180-degree turn.
Entrepreneur Staff
Is Your Wellness Program a Slave to Fads or Backed by Science?
Wellness Plans

Is Your Wellness Program a Slave to Fads or Backed by Science?

As a leader, it's in your best interests to keep your employees healthy. Unfortunately, the glut of misinformation circulating on TV and the Internet makes it difficult to separate bunk from best practices.
Chris Cutter
iOS or Android: Which Operating System Should You Program for First?
App Developers

iOS or Android: Which Operating System Should You Program for First?

Android has been the preferred OS until now, but heads up, small business: Here comes Microsoft.
Kuty Shalev
How One Company Won My Loyalty With Only $100
Customer Service

How One Company Won My Loyalty With Only $100

In a business environment that no longer values brand loyalty, winning over long-term customers creates benefits that entrepreneurs should not undervalue.
Peter Gasca
How to Tackle Your First International Meeting Like a Pro
Conferences

How to Tackle Your First International Meeting Like a Pro

Presenting at a conference in a different country can bring on a whole set of unique challenges. Make sure you are prepared for the unexpected.
Jason Popp
Improve Your Website's Conversion Rates With These 6 Design Tips
Websites

Improve Your Website's Conversion Rates With These 6 Design Tips

Naturally, the more conversions your website produces, the more revenue your business is going to produce.
Jonathan Long
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6 Best Practices for Working From Home
Work From Home

6 Best Practices for Working From Home

When your office is located where you reside, productivity can go out the window. Or things are just too quiet. Here's how to maximize the benefits.
Need a Business Idea? Here are 55
Starting a Business

Need a Business Idea? Here are 55

You can start any of these home based businesses for less than $5,000.
10 People Who Will Destroy Your Business
Managing Employees

10 People Who Will Destroy Your Business

Be wary of those who have flash or cash but not your best interests in mind.
Low Cost Business Ideas
Low-cost Business Ideas

Low Cost Business Ideas

Looking on how to start a small business but don't have much money? Our low cost startup ideas will help you plan a business to fit your budget.

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The 3 Things You Must Do Before You Approach an Investor
Ask the Expert

The 3 Things You Must Do Before You Approach an Investor

Many entrepreneurs want to go directly to the source the moment an idea strikes or at the first sign of growth, but you need to first prove the business to yourself before asking others to believe in it.
What Types of Companies Is Peter Thiel's Founders Fund Actually Investing In?
Investors

What Types of Companies Is Peter Thiel's Founders Fund Actually Investing In?

The recent interests of the former Paypal founder and recognizable venture capitalist provide some insights for entrepreneurs who are seeking funding.
Are People Your Passion? Here Are 111 Franchises That Might Suit You.
Franchises

Are People Your Passion? Here Are 111 Franchises That Might Suit You.

Pick your passion from our list of top personal-service franchises.
A 3-Point Blueprint for Getting Noticed by Venture Capitalists
Venture Capital

A 3-Point Blueprint for Getting Noticed by Venture Capitalists

A contestant on the upcoming reality show Startup U shares his strategies for winning funding for his startup.
8 Powerful Ways to Mold Children Into Leaders
Parenting

8 Powerful Ways to Mold Children Into Leaders

As parents and caretakers of children, their path to leadership is in our hands.