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How to Find Suppliers for a New Business
Retail Center

How to Find Suppliers for a New Business

Navigating supplier relationships is just one of the many challenges facing new business owners. Here are some basics for those just starting out.
How the IRS Classifies Independent Contractors
Employment Law

How the IRS Classifies Independent Contractors

The Internal Revenue Service scrutinizes the use of contractors carefully, so don't let worker-classification rules trip you up or you could wind up extra taxes, penalties and interest. Here's how to
How to Design Your Business Logo
Branding

How to Design Your Business Logo

Your logo is the foundation for all your promotional materials, so this is one area where it pays to take the time to get it right.
How to Determine Your Working Capital Needs
Cash Flow & Money Management

How to Determine Your Working Capital Needs

Working capital has a direct impact on cash flow in a business. Consider these five common sources of short-term working capital financing.
Defining Your Market in 7 Steps
Targeting Niche Markets

Defining Your Market in 7 Steps

No business can be all things to all customers, especially a small business. Here's how to find a niche to set up your company for success.
Defining Your Business Goals
Startup Basics

Defining Your Business Goals

When you're just starting up, it's a good idea to set goals for your company and align them with your personal goals as well. Consider this advice for setting goals that are realistic for you.
Understanding Your 'Unique Selling Proposition'
Tips from Experts

Understanding Your 'Unique Selling Proposition'

How to figure out what makes your business special and power up your sales.
Incorporating Your Business
Choosing a Business Structure

Incorporating Your Business

When starting your business, it's worth taking the time to think through which legal structure will be best for you and your business. Here is some guidance on the basics.
How to Decide Which Role Is Right for You (Flow Chart)
Choosing a Business Structure

How to Decide Which Role Is Right for You (Flow Chart)

Having a great business idea doesn't necessarily mean you'll make a good CEO. Take our quiz to see what role you are best suited for.
Best Inspirational Words From Business Leaders in 2012
The 'Treps

Best Inspirational Words From Business Leaders in 2012

Take note of the wisdom offered up by these innovators, raconteurs and candid observers, and apply it to your own work going forward.
2013's Entrepreneurial Women to Watch
Profiles

2013's Entrepreneurial Women to Watch

Our first annual list of seven of the most innovative woman leaders from technology to retail to health and more.
The Winners of Entrepreneur of 2012
Success Stories

The Winners of Entrepreneur of 2012

All three winners of our Entrepreneur of 2012 contest bring innovation and creativity to their industries.
10 Legendary Maverick Entrepreneurs
Innovation

10 Legendary Maverick Entrepreneurs

From Steve Jobs to Charles Schwab these big names in business did things their way.
The Biggest Trends in Business for 2013
Growth Strategies

The Biggest Trends in Business for 2013

Our look at new directions in business and how they will affect you in the coming year -- and beyond.
Resources to Help Launch Your Business
Startup Basics

Resources to Help Launch Your Business

From processing payments to building a website, these resources will help you get your startup running in no time.
Top 25 Graduate Programs for Entrepreneurship 2012
Young Entrepreneurs

Top 25 Graduate Programs for Entrepreneurship 2012

Our annual report evaluates the best entrepreneurship programs in the U.S. Here's a look at the top 25 graduate programs.
Top 25 Undergraduate Programs for Entrepreneurship 2012
Young Entrepreneurs

Top 25 Undergraduate Programs for Entrepreneurship 2012

Our annual report evaluates the best entrepreneurship programs in the U.S. Here's a look at the top 25 undergraduate programs.
Young Entrepreneurs

Top 25 Graduate Programs & Business Schools of 2012

A listing of this year's top graduate programs for entrepreneurship.
Young Entrepreneurs

Top 25 Undergrad Colleges & Business Schools of 2012

A listing of this year's top undergraduate programs.
We Want You for Our Holiday Gift Guide
Public Relations

We Want You for Our Holiday Gift Guide

Calling all artists, designers and craftspeople. We're compiling our 2012 Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide. Deadline for submissions is Nov. 1.
Watch Highlights of the Entrepreneur Growth Conference
Grow Your Business

Watch Highlights of the Entrepreneur Growth Conference

In case you missed the one-day event in California this week, catch up with Chris Brogan's keynote and hear from the award winners.
Highlights from the 2012 Entrepreneur Growth Conference
Networking

Highlights from the 2012 Entrepreneur Growth Conference

See photos from our annual conference in Long Beach, Calif.
Entrepreneur's Growth Conference: Live from California
Grow Your Business

Entrepreneur's Growth Conference: Live from California

We're heading to Long Beach, Calif., on Wednesday to spotlight growth opportunities in 2012. Plan to watch Chris Brogan's live-streamed keynote speech.
Grant Cardone on Closing the Sale
Closing the Sale

Grant Cardone on Closing the Sale

Watch the archived online chat with sales pro Grant Cardone, who answered your questions on how to close a sale.
Calling All Independent Merchants
Grow Your Business

Calling All Independent Merchants

From now until Thanksgiving, tell us about one item that you sell that is the perfect gift for someone special. We'll consider it for our upcoming Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide.
Five Tips to Transform Your Business
Leadership

Five Tips to Transform Your Business

A look at the best turnaround tactics from small companies around the U.S.
How to Hire an Accountant
HR How-To Guides

How to Hire an Accountant

Follow these steps to find a professional to help navigate the maze of tax issues facing your startup.
How to Start a Bar/Club
Startup Kits

How to Start a Bar/Club

Be the toast of the town, the life of the party--and a successful entrepreneur? Yep. You can have it all when you open a bar.

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