Business Growth http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/business-growth The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Business Growth en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 09 Jul 2014 21:58:00 GMT 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. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 21:58:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235499 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235499 Kim Lachance Shandrow 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. 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. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235274 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235274 Jake Gibson 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 When building relationships for your startup, don’t overlook this strategy. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235011 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235011 Tanya Benedicto Klich When building relationships for your startup, don’t overlook this strategy. 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. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234866 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234866 Christian Lanng 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 Growth and success are great until, without knowing how it happened, the character of your startup has completely changed. Thu, 22 May 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234048 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234048 Joel Basgall 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 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. Mon, 19 May 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233973 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233973 Dorie Clark 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 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. Fri, 02 May 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233513 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233513 Chuck Cohn 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 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. Thu, 01 May 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233508 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233508 Russ Reynolds 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 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. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/233011 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/233011 Jason Fell 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 Monitor your company's progress on cash flow, investment prospecting, hiring, customers and product development. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233024 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233024 Peter S. Cohan 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 A financial advisor shares advice on how to keep your investments in check. Sun, 02 Feb 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231069 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231069 Ric Edelman 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 How do you like odds of 1 in 9.2 quintillion? That's how likely it is to predict a flawless NCAA bracket. Wed, 29 Jan 2014 20:51:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231138 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231138 Nina Zipkin 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 Finding success in the world of fraternities and sororities, this startup decided to step up its game and have its brand go big. Thu, 16 Jan 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230821 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230821 Melanie Spring 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 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. Thu, 02 Jan 2014 19:21:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230609 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230609 Geoff Weiss 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 The acclaimed life and business coach discusses what entrepreneurs need to do in order to grow their business right in 2014. Mon, 23 Dec 2013 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230502 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230502 Jason Fell The acclaimed life and business coach discusses what entrepreneurs need to do in order to grow their business right in 2014. 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. Fri, 26 Jul 2013 17:12:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227587 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227587 Catherine Clifford The colorful, rubber footwear company said cold weather contributed to plunging profits in the second quarter. 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. Tue, 04 Jun 2013 09:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226729 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226729 Andrea Huspeni Choosing a co-founder can make or break a startup. Check out these matchmaking websites to find the perfect one. 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. Sat, 25 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226807 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226807 Andrea Huspeni 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 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. Wed, 17 Apr 2013 14:40:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226441 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226441 Karen Leland 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. How to Maximize Business Growth (Infographic) The path to entrepreneurial success can be a tricky one to navigate. Our infographic explains it. Thu, 20 Dec 2012 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/225338 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/225338 Colleen DeBaise The path to entrepreneurial success can be a tricky one to navigate. Our infographic explains it.