Startup Basics

The 6 Best Entrepreneurial Habits for Rapid Growth
Grow Your Business

The 6 Best Entrepreneurial Habits for Rapid Growth

Serial entrepreneur, angel investor and professor Dave Lerner shares his tips for startup success.
How Not to Get Burned When a Partnership Goes Bad
Legal Basics For Startups

How Not to Get Burned When a Partnership Goes Bad

Attorney Nina Kaufman on why a written agreement can be a critical asset for keeping partners accountable.
How to Choose the Best Legal Structure for Your Startup
Choosing a Business Structure

How to Choose the Best Legal Structure for Your Startup

A look at the pros and cons you should consider before deciding on a business structure.
10 Questions Every Entrepreneur Needs to Ask Suppliers
Startup Basics

10 Questions Every Entrepreneur Needs to Ask Suppliers

Consider this your vendor checklist, from costs and payment options to purchasing terms and sell-through. We've got you covered.
How to Build Your Business to Attract Buyers
Startup Basics

How to Build Your Business to Attract Buyers

Creating a business with the intent to sell demands forward-looking thinking from the very beginning.
The Top 3 Legal Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make and How to Avoid Them
Legal Basics For Startups

The Top 3 Legal Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make and How to Avoid Them

Messy legal issues can derail a new business. It's best to keep it clean from the start.
Why Patents Won't Protect You
Legal Basics For Startups

Why Patents Won't Protect You

Brian Cohen, an early investor in Pinterest, says entrepreneurs should get over their fears of being ripped off.
3 Reasons Sole Proprietorship Might Not Be Right for You
Choosing a Business Structure

3 Reasons Sole Proprietorship Might Not Be Right for You

Attorney Nina Kaufman on when entrepreneurs should steer clear of this business entity.
Gurbaksh Chahal: What I Learned Starting a Foundation
Startup Basics

Gurbaksh Chahal: What I Learned Starting a Foundation

After committing $1 million to launch a nonprofit, the serial entrepreneur shares three things he learned along the way.
Are You Taking More Than You Give? 3 Tips for More Balanced Relationships
Networking

Are You Taking More Than You Give? 3 Tips for More Balanced Relationships

How being generous will inspire others to help you and strengthen your business relationships.
Which State Is Best for Small Business? (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

Which State Is Best for Small Business? (Infographic)

Thinking of starting up? Find out which states are the best (and worst) for small business.
Necessary Start-Up Styles: Why a Hoodie and Jeans Aren't Enough
Startup Basics

Necessary Start-Up Styles: Why a Hoodie and Jeans Aren't Enough

When launching a business, the last thing on your mind is probably your wardrobe. But it shouldn't be. Here, the founders of Hukkster divvy out their start-up fashion advice.
Legal Tips for Setting Up a 'DBA'
Naming Your Business

Legal Tips for Setting Up a 'DBA'

Attorney Nina Kaufman on establishing a new name under which your company can do business.
Could This Free Online University Be Your Next Start-Up Incubator?
Startup Basics

Could This Free Online University Be Your Next Start-Up Incubator?

University of the People offers some would-be entrepreneurs an opportunity to bone up on business basics. See how the program could become an even more viable option in the future.
5 Ways to Set a New Company Up for Success
Startup Basics

5 Ways to Set a New Company Up for Success

Making a big splash early on can set your company up for successes down the road. Here are some suggestions for giving your company the upper hand.
9 Ways to Beef-Up Your Business Skills on the Cheap
Startup Basics

9 Ways to Beef-Up Your Business Skills on the Cheap

If you weren't born with an innate ability to manage a business, you could get an MBA. Or you might try implementing these tips.
What the 2012 Presidential Election Can Teach Startups About Finding a Niche
Targeting Niche Markets

What the 2012 Presidential Election Can Teach Startups About Finding a Niche

Unlike in a presidential election where candidates look to ply their message to anyone and everyone, the best way to market a cash-strapped startup is to be direct.
5 Little-Known iPhone and iPad Apps for Startups
Apps & Software

5 Little-Known iPhone and iPad Apps for Startups

Mobile tools for all of your administrative tasks from invoicing to shipping.
How to Balance a Fulltime Job With Starting Up
Starting a Business

How to Balance a Fulltime Job With Starting Up

Startup expert Rebekah Iliff says digging in, making sacrifices and putting in the appropriate time is critical.
How to Turn Your Fear into Fuel
Startup Basics

How to Turn Your Fear into Fuel

Three steps to make your entrepreneurial anxiety work for you.
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.
12 Surprising Signs You Could Be an Entrepreneur
Startup Basics

12 Surprising Signs You Could Be an Entrepreneur

The traits and circumstances many people might consider a liability may actually just be the perfect fuel to drive you as an entrepreneur. Here's why.
How to Be an Entrepreneur at Your Day Job
Young Entrepreneurs

How to Be an Entrepreneur at Your Day Job

3 tips to keep your motivation to start your own business alive while working to making ends meet.
What to Look for When Renting Office Space
Startup Basics

What to Look for When Renting Office Space

Choosing a space for your business is a big decision, especially for startups. Here are the things you should consider because signing a lease.
All About 'Young' Entrepreneurs
Startup Basics

All About 'Young' Entrepreneurs

Between 'Shark Tank' poaching for young entrepreneurs and big-brand sponsored contests focusing on the younger set, the list of available funding and support opportunities for founders goes on.
How to Build a Support Network
Startup Basics

How to Build a Support Network

Five tips for building a network that can offer support to help your business succeed.
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