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.

Is Your Idea Actually Terrible? What to Know.
Business Circle

Is Your Idea Actually Terrible? What to Know.

Our innovation experts discuss what all bad ideas have in common and how you can bounce back.
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.
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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.
To Run Lean, Think Lean (Infographic)
How To

To Run Lean, Think Lean (Infographic)

This exclusive infographic helps you understand how to maximize your company's resources.
How You're Killing Your Own Creativity (Infographic)
How To

How You're Killing Your Own Creativity (Infographic)

Thinking innovatively sometimes depends on what you don't do.
Crafting Your Social Media Policy: What Experts Advise
Coaches Corner

Crafting Your Social Media Policy: What Experts Advise

Make sure your staff understands what's expected on your social media platforms.
The Social Platforms You've Overlooked
Coaches Corner

The Social Platforms You've Overlooked

Experts reveal the untapped opportunities beyond Facebook and Twitter.
Our Experts' Tips for Keeping Social Media Manageable
Coaches Corner

Our Experts' Tips for Keeping Social Media Manageable

Keep a better balance with this battle-tested advice from our online experts.
Should You Really Be Yourself on Social Media?
Coaches Corner

Should You Really Be Yourself on Social Media?

Strike a balance between what you want to say and what you should.
What Our Experts Want You to Stop Doing on Social Media
Coaches Corner

What Our Experts Want You to Stop Doing on Social Media

If everyone is posting it, maybe you shouldn't be.
Launching a Website: The One Thing You Can't Forget
Coaches Corner

Launching a Website: The One Thing You Can't Forget

Our online experts share must-know tips for website planning.