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4 Kickstarter Campaigns You Won't Believe Actually Succeeded

4 Kickstarter Campaigns You Won't Believe Actually Succeeded

Zack Danger Brown’s ludicrous $72,000 potato salad isn’t the weirdest and wackiest dud in the crowdfunding bunch to strike gold.
Iterate or Eliminate? When You Need to Go Back to the Drawing Board.

Iterate or Eliminate? When You Need to Go Back to the Drawing Board.

When do you stick with an idea, and when do you eliminate it altogether? As an entrepreneur, this can be a life-or-death decision for your startup.
Master the Art of Small Talk to Build a Network of Business Allies

Master the Art of Small Talk to Build a Network of Business Allies

When building relationships for your startup, don’t overlook this strategy.
Want Your Startup to Dominate the World? Start Thinking Globally -- Now.

Want Your Startup to Dominate the World? Start Thinking Globally -- Now.

While running a small business is already a massive undertaking, the need to think globally from the start is vital if you want your company to grow to its utmost potential.
Don't Process Entrepreneurship Out of Your Startup

Don't Process Entrepreneurship Out of Your Startup

Growth and success are great until, without knowing how it happened, the character of your startup has completely changed.
To Stay Afloat, Focus on the Next Wave

To Stay Afloat, Focus on the Next Wave

To make it in the world of startups, entrepreneurs just can't focus on the day-to-day tasks of running a business. They need to always be thinking about the future.
How to Handle Going From a Basic Startup to a Scalable Tech Company

How to Handle Going From a Basic Startup to a Scalable Tech Company

What happens when your traditional business 'goes tech'? Suddenly you’re more scalable and efficient, but you risk confusing your customers and losing your company’s vision. Here is how to make the transition smoother.
5 Tips for Handling Rapid Expansion

5 Tips for Handling Rapid Expansion

While rapid expansion may be a great problem to have, it can be a challenging time. Here are a few pieces of advice on dealing with quick growth.
How to Spot Opportunities for Growth at Your Startup

How to Spot Opportunities for Growth at Your Startup

Moving out of startup mode into growth mode? Certified professional coach and Entrepreneur.com contributor Lindsay Broder shares tips on how you can identify those opportunities.
5 Must-Track Metrics to Keep Your Startup Alive

5 Must-Track Metrics to Keep Your Startup Alive

Monitor your company's progress on cash flow, investment prospecting, hiring, customers and product development.
8 Financial Planning Tips to Keep in Mind This Year

8 Financial Planning Tips to Keep in Mind This Year

A financial advisor shares advice on how to keep your investments in check.
Warren Buffett Wants to Pay You $1 Billion for the Perfect March Madness Bracket

Warren Buffett Wants to Pay You $1 Billion for the Perfect March Madness Bracket

How do you like odds of 1 in 9.2 quintillion? That's how likely it is to predict a flawless NCAA bracket.
How a Brand Pivot Helped This Startup Disrupt a $30 Billion Dollar Industry

How a Brand Pivot Helped This Startup Disrupt a $30 Billion Dollar Industry

Finding success in the world of fraternities and sororities, this startup decided to step up its game and have its brand go big.
Report: U.S. Business Mergers at Highest Levels Since 2001

Report: U.S. Business Mergers at Highest Levels Since 2001

With deals totaling more than $1 trillion last year, the U.S. accounts for more mergers worldwide than it has in more than a decade.
Tony Robbins on the 7 'Forces' of Business Mastery

Tony Robbins on the 7 'Forces' of Business Mastery

The acclaimed life and business coach discusses what entrepreneurs need to do in order to grow their business right in 2014.

A Dorm-Room Startup for Dorm Rooms?

While the holidays are prime time for most U.S. businesses, back to school is this startup's sweet spot.

Why You Shouldn't Scale Your Startup

One of the biggest startup killers? Scaling too fast, too early. Here's how to grow more deliberately.
Crocodile Tears? Crocs Blames Earnings Drop on the Weather

Crocodile Tears? Crocs Blames Earnings Drop on the Weather

The colorful, rubber footwear company said cold weather contributed to plunging profits in the second quarter.

A Young Entrepreneur's Guide to Building Business Credit

When it comes to launching a business, running out of cash is a big, albeit common, problem. To avoid this fate, here are ten steps for amping up your company's credit record.
A Guide to Matchmaking Sites for Co-Founders

A Guide to Matchmaking Sites for Co-Founders

Choosing a co-founder can make or break a startup. Check out these matchmaking websites to find the perfect one.

The Race to Scale: How Fast Should You Accelerate?

Knowing when to grow your startup can be a bit of a mystery. Sharon Wienber of Scale Venture Partners clues us in on when to scale.
Founders Fund's Geoff Lewis on Getting Acquired, on Your Terms

Founders Fund's Geoff Lewis on Getting Acquired, on Your Terms

Yahoo's $1.1 billion acquisition of Tumblr shines a lot on the elusive topic of planning an exit strategy.
Survey Points to Challenges Entrepreneurs Face When Using Social Media

Survey Points to Challenges Entrepreneurs Face When Using Social Media

One in four small-business owners plan to spend most of their investment dollars on social media, online advertising and marketing this spring, according to a recent Manta survey. Here are two challenges they face and how to best address them.

Save or Pay Off Debt? How to Weigh Your Options

Social entrepreneur and educator Steve Mariotti on the importance of a thorough analysis when it comes to your startup’s finances.
How to Maximize Business Growth (Infographic)

How to Maximize Business Growth (Infographic)

The path to entrepreneurial success can be a tricky one to navigate. Our infographic explains it.

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