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When it comes to product packaging, making eco-friendly decision are not as cut and dry as many entrepreneurs may think. Here's what you need to know to make the best decision for your business.
What science tells us about stress and how entrepreneurs can nip it in the bud.
A look at how to best protect your products so they arrive at your customer's door intact, without going overboard and wasting money and materials.
From measuring success to costs and services, here's what you need to know before turning to a public relations firm.
Starting a Business
If you're planning to start a business, you first need to figure out a winning concept. Consider these strategies to help get your creative juices flowing.
For many ecommerce companies, customer-return policies can be just as important as the price or the product.
While you may think of accountants as numbers people, a good accountant does more than just crunch the numbers. Here's what to ask to find the best one.
One of the common mistakes entrepreneurs make is losing sight of their personal finances when trying to grow their business. Here's how to avoid falling into that trap.
Preparation can mean the difference between securing funding and being left high and dry. Here's how to make sure you've covered all your bases.
Doing your due diligence before buying a company will earn you bargaining powerand help you avoid unforeseen problems. Here's what you need to know.
If you're prone to distraction, these techniques can help you refocus in as little as 60 seconds.
Free shipping can entice customers to buy your product, but make sure it doesn't lead you awry. Here are common mishaps to be aware of.
Starting a Business
Consider this your vendor checklist, from costs and payment options to purchasing terms and sell-through. We've got you covered.
Many business owners dread picking up the phone to reach potential customers or investors for the first time. Here are seven tips to overcome your fears and prepare to win.
You may not have the budget or visibility of larger brands, but you can still capture customers' attention and create buzz with your product. Here are tips for (literally) thinking outside the box.