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Do You Need a Great New Idea? Stand On the Shoulders of Giants.
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Do You Need a Great New Idea? Stand On the Shoulders of Giants.

Go shopping -- not for products -- but for new concepts you could use to improve your business.
5 Reasons to Write a Business Plan
Starting a Business

5 Reasons to Write a Business Plan

There are any number of reasons why you need to create a business plan, including starting a business, seeking funding and more.
5 Secrets to Running a Successful Wholesale Distribution Business
Starting a Business

5 Secrets to Running a Successful Wholesale Distribution Business

The pros chime in with expert advice on what you should do -- and what you shouldn't -- in order to succeed in this competitive industry.
Hate Being Stuck Behind a Desk? 7 Business Ideas for You.
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Hate Being Stuck Behind a Desk? 7 Business Ideas for You.

If you're driven by getting out and meeting new people, these businesses might be for you.
The Ultimate Guide to Staffing Your Wholesale Distribution Business
Starting a Business

The Ultimate Guide to Staffing Your Wholesale Distribution Business

We'll show you who you need to hire, how to find them and how much to pay them.
Stuck at the Idea Phase? These 6 Collaboration Avenues Can Help.
Starting a Business

Stuck at the Idea Phase? These 6 Collaboration Avenues Can Help.

Working with others on a project is one of the most effective ways to move an idea forward.
The Navy SEAL's 10-Step Approach for Creating the Ultimate Business Plan
Starting a Business

The Navy SEAL's 10-Step Approach for Creating the Ultimate Business Plan

Similar to mission planning in special operations, there are myriad unknown factors that entrepreneurs must consider before they unleash a new product or service.
How to Find the Inventory Sweet Spot in Wholesale Distribution
Starting a Business

How to Find the Inventory Sweet Spot in Wholesale Distribution

Like Goldilocks, you need to find that 'just right' middle ground between too much stock and not enough products in order to generate profits. Follow these tips to keep your business in the black.
Master These 4 Simple Pitching Concepts to Capture a Room's Attention
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Master These 4 Simple Pitching Concepts to Capture a Room's Attention

Delivering a great startup pitch is akin to performing an outstanding monologue. Follow these simple tips to give yours its highest impact.
How Entrepreneurs Can Benefit From Frugal Experiments
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How Entrepreneurs Can Benefit From Frugal Experiments

Startups can snatch success from the jaws of failure by doing research on a shoestring.
8 Mindset Shifts Needed to Go From Older Employee to 'Silverpreneur'
Starting a Business

8 Mindset Shifts Needed to Go From Older Employee to 'Silverpreneur'

Stop holding yourself back by referring to what you used to do. Instead be open to embracing the new.
The Best Location for Your New Wholesale Distribution Business
Starting a Business

The Best Location for Your New Wholesale Distribution Business

Where you base your wholesale distribution business is a key decision. Here's what you'll need to keep in mind.
This Staging Service Can Make Your House a Hot Property
Franchises

This Staging Service Can Make Your House a Hot Property

Looks can be deceiving, but using a staging service to have your house look its best can bring big bucks from potential buyers.
Is Your Startup Idea a Killer, or Should It Be Killed?
Starting a Business

Is Your Startup Idea a Killer, or Should It Be Killed?

Follow these four steps to determine whether you have a good business, or just a smudge on a cocktail napkin.
The 'Ace of Cakes' Star's 4 Simple Ingredients to a Successful Business
The 'Treps

The 'Ace of Cakes' Star's 4 Simple Ingredients to a Successful Business

Duff Goldman discusses the steps he took build his Baltimore-based bakery into a national brand.
Before You Start a Wholesale Distribution Business, Read This
Starting a Business

Before You Start a Wholesale Distribution Business, Read This

Want to be sure this is the right business for you? Read our quick guide for a big-picture view of the wholesale distribution business.
Everfan's Custom Capes Take Off Among Superhero Worshipers
The 'Treps

Everfan's Custom Capes Take Off Among Superhero Worshipers

Meet the man who built a grown-up business from a childhood love of superheroes.
The 'Hard-Stop' Method Can Help You Save Time and Money on Testing New Ideas
Leadership

The 'Hard-Stop' Method Can Help You Save Time and Money on Testing New Ideas

By putting a cap on the amount of time a team can work on a project, you create an urgency that determines whether projects should be pursued further.
Conflict Among Team Members Can Lead to Better Results
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Conflict Among Team Members Can Lead to Better Results

Don't fear workplace disagreements. Instead frankly discuss the differences. Let all be heard. Work it through. The company can grow from it.
7 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Master Self-Awareness
Leadership

7 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Master Self-Awareness

A balance of winning qualities propels business leaders to success. Here's how they all play out.
Leadership Lessons From the Most Successful Football Coaches of All Time
Leadership

Leadership Lessons From the Most Successful Football Coaches of All Time

Talented people don't automatically succeed as a team. That requires steady leadership.
5 Ways to Know if Your Idea Could Become a Business
Starting a Business

5 Ways to Know if Your Idea Could Become a Business

How to judge if you're on to something big.
What's the Smarter Move, Start My Business or Stay in School?
Starting a Business

What's the Smarter Move, Start My Business or Stay in School?

If you know in your heart you want to be an entrepreneur, weigh carefully whether the value of college outweighs the debt you'll carry when you graduate.
Small, But Fierce: How Tiny Firms Can Pack a Big Punch
Starting a Business

Small, But Fierce: How Tiny Firms Can Pack a Big Punch

In an economy hostile to small business, how are the most successful small firms surviving?
7 Ways to Shift Your Perspective About the Dreaded 'No' in Sales
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7 Ways to Shift Your Perspective About the Dreaded 'No' in Sales

Overcome the uncomfortable and awkward moment of a rejection from a client.
New Apps for Renters May Keep Lax Landlords in Line
Technology

New Apps for Renters May Keep Lax Landlords in Line

These new apps are part of a trend toward making new technologies available to U.S. renters.
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