Linda Lacina

Linda Lacina

Linda Lacina is a special projects director at Entrepreneur.com. Her work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Smart Money, Dow Jones MarketWatch and Family Circle. Email her at llacina@entrepreneur.com.

Choose to Balance Work and Play? It's Possible.
Straight Talk

Choose to Balance Work and Play? It's Possible.

You should manage your time. It shouldn't manage you.
The Best Mistake I've Made
Straight Talk

The Best Mistake I've Made

Learning from bumps in the road can make your business stronger.
What Mentoring Has Meant to Me
Straight Talk

What Mentoring Has Meant to Me

In this Google hangout, a panel of small business owners discuss the power of mentoring in small business.
Why Core Values Drive Business
Straight Talk

Why Core Values Drive Business

Our experts explain how their company's values connect them to customers and their communities.
Looking to Launch? Think Smart.
Straight Talk

Looking to Launch? Think Smart.

Our small business panel outlines the basics for new businesses in this Google Hangout.
Stand-Out Innovations in 2014: Our Experts' Picks
Innovation

Stand-Out Innovations in 2014: Our Experts' Picks

Drones and virtual reality gained steam this year.
Why Originality Is Overrated
Business Circle

Why Originality Is Overrated

Inspiration needs smart action for an idea to get traction.
Apps Our Pros Can't Live Without
How To

Apps Our Pros Can't Live Without

Mobile tools make work easier and easier. Check out these experts' favorites.
Delivered by
What Your Great Idea Is Missing
Business Circle

What Your Great Idea Is Missing

Don't confuse originality with value.
Prove Your Business Idea Will Succeed
Business Circle

Prove Your Business Idea Will Succeed

Experts in innovation explain how to validate your business idea to ensure that it will gain traction.
What All Great Business Ideas Share
Business Circle

What All Great Business Ideas Share

Successful businesses are built on ideas that anticipate needs, fill real gaps and can withstand the market.
Pursuing a Strategic Investor? What to Consider.
Crowdfunding

Pursuing a Strategic Investor? What to Consider.

If you're looking to lure a strategic investor, keep these tips in mind.
Looking for Funding? Look Local.
Straight Talk

Looking for Funding? Look Local.

Experts explain the opportunities available to startups looking to their communities to help grow their business.
Be Savvier About Crowdfunding: What Our Experts Advise
Straight Talk

Be Savvier About Crowdfunding: What Our Experts Advise

Whether you're investing or fundraising, our experts have tips and tricks to help you maximize the process.
When It's Time to Raise Capital
Straight Talk

When It's Time to Raise Capital

Think carefully about funding -- you might not need it.