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Attention Nonprofits: How to Wrangle in Volunteers and Keep Them Happy

Attention Nonprofits: How to Wrangle in Volunteers and Keep Them Happy

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Co-founder of nonprofit Practice Makes Perfect startup delves into how focusing on value can help attract volunteers and ensure they will be in it for the long haul.
October 10, 2013 in Starting a Business
5 Ways to Build Momentum For Your Business Idea

5 Ways to Build Momentum For Your Business Idea

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A good business idea needs a healthy dose of momentum to get it going. Here are five steps to help you get there.
October 10, 2013 in Business Ideas
Shark Tank's Kevin Harrington Opens Up About His Biggest Flops (Video)

Shark Tank's Kevin Harrington Opens Up About His Biggest Flops (Video)

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The founder of As Seen On TV has invested in 500 inventions in his career so far. He has tapped into some real home runs, but he has also lost a fair amount of money believing too long in the wrong products.
October 10, 2013 in Business Ideas
How to Establish Retail Store Policies When Just Starting Out

How to Establish Retail Store Policies When Just Starting Out

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Before your grand opening, take time to formulate your operating policies. These guidelines will help you decide just what rules to put in place.
October 9, 2013 in Retail Center
How to Launch a Worthwhile Venture From Your Dorm Room

How to Launch a Worthwhile Venture From Your Dorm Room

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If you're looking to launch a business while still in school, here are a few lessons learned from StudyMode founder Blaine Vess.
October 9, 2013 in Startup Basics
Venture Capital Trends by State, Industry (Infographic)

Venture Capital Trends by State, Industry (Infographic)

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Venture capitalists invest approximately $20 billion a year into U.S. companies. Where does the money go? This infographic has the answers.
October 9, 2013 in Venture and Angel Investors
30 Is Not the New 20: How Author Meg Jay Sold Me on Entrepreneurship Today

30 Is Not the New 20: How Author Meg Jay Sold Me on Entrepreneurship Today

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The urge to start up can come on suddenly and powerfully. Here's how College Trep columnist Mark Burns got the entrepreneurial bug.
October 8, 2013 in Startup Basics
7 Ways to Survive and Thrive at a Startup

7 Ways to Survive and Thrive at a Startup

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Before starting up, you might work at one to gain experience. Here's how to rise to the top.
October 8, 2013 in Startup Basics
6 Really Bad Misconceptions About the Debt Ceiling

6 Really Bad Misconceptions About the Debt Ceiling

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There are some dangerous ideas floating around about what will happen if Congress fails to raise the debt ceiling. Here's what you need to know.
October 8, 2013 in Starting a Business
College Entrepreneur Creates Digital Care Package Business

College Entrepreneur Creates Digital Care Package Business

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Regaalo, a web service that allows parents to send gifts to students, applies modern technology to an old-fashioned concept.
October 5, 2013 in Business Ideas
From New York to Zurich: How Startup Costs Compare in Cities Across the Globe (Infographic)

From New York to Zurich: How Startup Costs Compare in Cities Across the Globe (Infographic)

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Take a look at the hiring and office-rental costs associated with setting up your tech startup in these cities across the world.
October 4, 2013 in Location
Why Serial Entrepreneurs Aren't Actually More Successful The Next Time Around

Why Serial Entrepreneurs Aren't Actually More Successful The Next Time Around

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If your only claim to fame is starting a handful of companies, yet you've had success with none of them, it's probably time to take a closer look at what you're learning.
October 4, 2013 in Startup Basics
5 Places Your Great Ideas Are Hiding And How to Set Them Free

5 Places Your Great Ideas Are Hiding And How to Set Them Free

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Business ideas are buzzing all around you. It's just a matter of knowing where to look and how to uncover them. Here are five places to start.
October 4, 2013 in Business Ideas
How This Young Founder Went From Reality Star to Disruptive Entrepreneur

How This Young Founder Went From Reality Star to Disruptive Entrepreneur

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Here is how Kim Taylor graduated from the Randi Zuckerberg-produced reality series 'Startups: Silicon Valley' to taking on the bigwigs of for-profit education.
October 2, 2013 in Starting a Business
What Corporate Incubators and Accelerators Mean for Your Business

What Corporate Incubators and Accelerators Mean for Your Business

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Can entrepreneurship thrive within corporate constructs? Here, the ins and outs of corporate incubators and accelerators--and why they should matter to you.
October 1, 2013 in Startup Basics
What My Corporate Internship Taught Me About Entrepreneurship

What My Corporate Internship Taught Me About Entrepreneurship

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College Trep AJ Agrawal describes one of his company's biggest assets: His summer internship.
October 1, 2013 in Startup Basics
Disturbing Crime Trends Facing Retailers (Infographic)

Disturbing Crime Trends Facing Retailers (Infographic)

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A recent study by the National Retail Federation finds organized crime an ongoing threat.
October 1, 2013 in Retail Center
Reddit Founder on Startup Success: Identify a Genuine Need and Fill It

Reddit Founder on Startup Success: Identify a Genuine Need and Fill It

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Alexis Ohanian on the importance of creating a new tech product or service that solves a problem in people's lives.
October 1, 2013 in Startup Basics
Top Campus-Based Resources for Aspiring College Entrepreneurs

Top Campus-Based Resources for Aspiring College Entrepreneurs

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Starting up while in school can be a tall task, but there are plenty of resources to aid your efforts. Here are a few of the best ones.
September 30, 2013 in Startup Basics
How to Know When to Trust Your Gut

How to Know When to Trust Your Gut

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Follow these four steps to know when you should go with your intuition and when you should take a more facts-based approach.
September 30, 2013 in Business Ideas
Dream Arcades Takes '80s Nostalgia to a New Level

Dream Arcades Takes '80s Nostalgia to a New Level

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Dream Arcades is the largest manufacturer of non-coin-operated arcade machines in the world. Last year the company broke $1 million in sales."Nostalgia sells," says co-founder Michael Ware.
September 28, 2013 in Business Ideas
Talk of Youth Entrepreneurship Reigns at Clinton Global Initiative

Talk of Youth Entrepreneurship Reigns at Clinton Global Initiative

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The annual event hosted by former President Bill Clinton is aimed at sparking new ideas and encouraging action. But it also focused much attention on propping up youth entrepreneurship.
September 27, 2013 in Startup Basics
Are You Too Old To Be The Next Mark Zuckerberg?

Are You Too Old To Be The Next Mark Zuckerberg?

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So many of today's most successful innovations were started by young entrepreneurs -- from Facebook to Google to Microsoft. Did you miss your innovation window?
September 27, 2013 in Business Ideas
OPINION: Who's Hit Hardest by Obamacare

OPINION: Who's Hit Hardest by Obamacare

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What industry is yelling loudest about the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act? Meet the trade group leading a charge to water down and repeal Obamacare.
September 26, 2013 in Retail Center
Why Equity Crowdfunding Is a Terrible Idea

Why Equity Crowdfunding Is a Terrible Idea

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Equity crowdfunding proposes a fair shot for all entrepreneurs, but as with most things in a capitalist structure, only the strong will survive.
September 26, 2013 in Startup Financing
Why You Should Ditch Your Billion-Dollar Business Ambitions

Why You Should Ditch Your Billion-Dollar Business Ambitions

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In starting up, founders often set their sights too high. Here's why you should start a $1,000 business instead.
September 25, 2013 in Business Ideas
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