Entrepreneur: Latest from Peter Kooiman http://www.entrepreneur.com The latest small business tips and advice from Entrepreneur.com. en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 01 Jan 2002 00:00:00 GMT A New Face From its Sugarbath and milk formula product lines to its partnership with luxury giant LVMH, there's nothing stale about Fresh. Tue, 01 Jan 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/47466 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/47466 From its Sugarbath and milk formula product lines to its partnership with luxury giant LVMH, there's nothing stale about Fresh. Using His Noodles With a vision of bringing Asian street food to the American public, this former restaurant manager may have hit on the next big thing. Sat, 01 Dec 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/46364 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/46364 With a vision of bringing Asian street food to the American public, this former restaurant manager may have hit on the next big thing. e-Lobbying A presidential sex scandal got their nonprofit off the ground. Now their 300,000 politically conscious members keep it going. Thu, 01 Nov 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/45228 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/45228 A presidential sex scandal got their nonprofit off the ground. Now their 300,000 politically conscious members keep it going. Marketing Buzz 11/01 Tattoos: the new deal-closers, and the marketing benefits of event sponsorships Thu, 01 Nov 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/45432 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/45432 Tattoos: the new deal-closers, and the marketing benefits of event sponsorships Edu-phibian Hopping from product to product, Leap Frog's founder makes learning lighthearted and lands his toys on store shelves everywhere. Mon, 01 Oct 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/44250 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/44250 Hopping from product to product, Leap Frog's founder makes learning lighthearted and lands his toys on store shelves everywhere. Ready for Launch? These are the voyages of the starship <i>Entrepreneur</i>- boldly doing business in space. Mon, 01 Oct 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/44266 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/44266 These are the voyages of the starship <i>Entrepreneur</i>- boldly doing business in space. Big Break Is it time for your product to stop playing supporting roles and steal the show? Mon, 01 Oct 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/44286 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/44286 Is it time for your product to stop playing supporting roles and steal the show? Drink Up From cans of Whoopass energy drink to Berry White juice, Seattle-based Jones Soda Co. reflects the offbeat personality of its founder. Sat, 01 Sep 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/43362 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/43362 From cans of Whoopass energy drink to Berry White juice, Seattle-based Jones Soda Co. reflects the offbeat personality of its founder. Who Hired Pottymouth? Everybody's talking dirty these days. Is cursing out of control in your workplace? Sat, 01 Sep 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/43452 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/43452 Everybody's talking dirty these days. Is cursing out of control in your workplace? A Lot to Learn Just because you run a company doesn't mean you know everything. With a little education, though, you can change that. Sat, 01 Sep 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/43468 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/43468 Just because you run a company doesn't mean you know everything. With a little education, though, you can change that. Mentorships: The Ultimate Networking Tool Much more than advisors, mentors can help you learn the ropes and locate prospects, too. Sat, 01 Sep 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/43736 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/43736 Much more than advisors, mentors can help you learn the ropes and locate prospects, too. Jim Lesser 31, founder of JDL Management in Philadelphia, maker of three of the top 10 arcade games in the world Wed, 01 Aug 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42488 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42488 31, founder of JDL Management in Philadelphia, maker of three of the top 10 arcade games in the world Building a Brand Natural Splash Beverages proves it's not ludicrous to think an entrepreneur can make a dent in the beverage industry. Wed, 01 Aug 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42820 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42820 Natural Splash Beverages proves it's not ludicrous to think an entrepreneur can make a dent in the beverage industry. Details, Details It might sound like a nauseating endeavor, but paying attention to details is a surefire way to keep your clients happy as clams. Wed, 01 Aug 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42922 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/42922 It might sound like a nauseating endeavor, but paying attention to details is a surefire way to keep your clients happy as clams. Show and Sell Give your potential customers front-row seats for your ads with rich e-mail. Sun, 01 Jul 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41258 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41258 Give your potential customers front-row seats for your ads with rich e-mail. Quick Change How fast can you make a million? For these companies, the answer was one year. But who knows? Maybe <i>you</i> could do it in less. Sun, 01 Jul 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41434 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41434 How fast can you make a million? For these companies, the answer was one year. But who knows? Maybe <i>you</i> could do it in less. "Oh, Yeah? Prove It!" Bringing both sides of the patent issue together to find the truth about prior art Sun, 01 Jul 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41582 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41582 Bringing both sides of the patent issue together to find the truth about prior art Cold-Calling Basics Take the "cold" out of "cold-calling," and you'll win prospects over. Sun, 01 Jul 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41836 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41836 Take the "cold" out of "cold-calling," and you'll win prospects over. Reach Out and E-mail Someone Setting up an e-mail marketing campaign Sun, 01 Jul 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41838 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41838 Setting up an e-mail marketing campaign Take a Stand! Are you running your company, or are your customers? Even if the customer is always right, you're still the boss. Sun, 01 Jul 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41842 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41842 Are you running your company, or are your customers? Even if the customer is always right, you're still the boss. Don't Make Yourself Comfortable Remember your pals in high school--the ones who wrote "Don't ever change!" in your yearbook? For your business' sake, forget them. Sun, 01 Jul 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41944 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/41944 Remember your pals in high school--the ones who wrote "Don't ever change!" in your yearbook? For your business' sake, forget them. Cuttin' (Edge) Class When teacher writes your name on the "smart board," is it a good or a bad thing? Fri, 01 Jun 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40626 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40626 When teacher writes your name on the "smart board," is it a good or a bad thing? A.W.O.L. On the trail of Wayne Rogers (aka Trapper John), because we hear he's a "big businessman" Fri, 01 Jun 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40628 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40628 On the trail of Wayne Rogers (aka Trapper John), because we hear he's a "big businessman" Name That Business And take your time to get it right. Fri, 01 Jun 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40906 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40906 And take your time to get it right. Give Your Website a Makeover How to know when your site is a dud--and get it up to par Fri, 01 Jun 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40908 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40908 How to know when your site is a dud--and get it up to par For Better or for Worse Starting a business with your better half isn't like buying a couch together. Before you hang your shingle, make sure you've both got what it takes. Fri, 01 Jun 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40988 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40988 Starting a business with your better half isn't like buying a couch together. Before you hang your shingle, make sure you've both got what it takes. "You Can't Be For Real!" Who says? These entrepreneurs think consumers are ready for a dose of reality with their virtual. Tue, 01 May 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/39592 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/39592 Who says? These entrepreneurs think consumers are ready for a dose of reality with their virtual. Homebased Biz v2.0 Even in today's economy, we may be in for a homebased boom. So what are you waiting for? Tue, 01 May 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40198 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40198 Even in today's economy, we may be in for a homebased boom. So what are you waiting for? Use the Force Your sales force, that is, because you can't just sit there waiting for customers to find your Web site. You have to go find them. Tue, 01 May 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40426 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/40426 Your sales force, that is, because you can't just sit there waiting for customers to find your Web site. You have to go find them. All Kidding Aside Is a generation of busy, booming entrepreneurs spawning the next generation of messed-up kids? Thu, 01 Feb 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/36122 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/36122 Is a generation of busy, booming entrepreneurs spawning the next generation of messed-up kids?