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Reinvent a Product, Not the Wheel
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Often entrepreneurs think they need to completely disrupt an industry to land success. This couldn't be further from the truth.
February 12, 2014 in Business Ideas
6 Sideline Trends Poised to Change the Entrepreneurship Game

6 Sideline Trends Poised to Change the Entrepreneurship Game

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Dell's Entrepreneur in Residence Ingrid Vanderveldt offers her view of trends that are going to take the main stage in 2014.
January 17, 2014 in Business Ideas
The 10 Fastest-Growing Small-Business Sectors Right Now

The 10 Fastest-Growing Small-Business Sectors Right Now

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Over the past year, the strengthening housing market has been helping small companies grow -- and fast.
October 22, 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
How to Capture a Trend-Setting Business Idea

How to Capture a Trend-Setting Business Idea

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Following trends can be dangerous, but if your business idea is ahead of the curve, you can expect success.
August 29, 2013 in Business Ideas
How Not to Bomb the Pitch of Your Dreams (Like This Writer Did)

How Not to Bomb the Pitch of Your Dreams (Like This Writer Did)

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Ask the right questions and be prepared and you'll avoid screwing up on a pitch that's big for your business.
August 19, 2013 in Startup Basics
Photos: 9 Things You Never Thought You Would Buy From a Vending Machine

9 Things You Never Thought You Would Buy From a Vending Machine

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Reaching customers even when ecommerce can't, these vending machines dispense unexpected items, where and when customers need them.
July 30, 2013 in Business Ideas
Designer Tents Bring Cool to the Campsite

Designer Tents Bring Cool to the Campsite

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FieldCandy tents have offbeat graphics such as a block of cheese, leopard print and bubble wrap.
July 27, 2013 in Business Ideas
How a First-Time Entrepreneur's Kickstarter Project Landed on Toys 'R' Us Shelves in Less Than a Year

How a First-Time Entrepreneur's Kickstarter Project Landed on Toys 'R' Us Shelves in Less Than a Year

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Industry insiders laughed at the engineering toy for girls, but its inventor was determined to change the landscape of the 'pink aisle.' Entrepreneur Debbie Sterling shares how she transformed her idea into a million-dollar company.
July 26, 2013 in Business Ideas
Worthless, Impossible and Stupid? Why Contrarian Business Ideas Make It Big

Worthless, Impossible and Stupid? Why Contrarian Business Ideas Make It Big

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In his new book, business professor Daniel Isenberg says if people think you're crazy, you're onto something.
July 16, 2013 in Business Ideas

5 Industries Ripe for Young Entrepreneurs to Disrupt

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Looking for your next business idea? Check out these five fields oozing with potential.
July 8, 2013 in Starting a Business
Fitness Startups Put Their Own Spin on Indoor Cycling

Fitness Startups Put Their Own Spin on Indoor Cycling

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Several fitness startups are hoping to grab a slice of the boutique cycling craze.
July 1, 2013 in Business Ideas
Fertile Ground for Startups: 10 Sectors of the $207 Billion Cyber-Security Industry Poised to Take Off

Fertile Ground for Startups: 10 Sectors of the $207 Billion Cyber-Security Industry Poised to Take Off

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As businesses move their data processing to the cloud, cyber-security is becoming an increasingly prevalent and mission-critical problem.
April 18, 2013 in Business Ideas
VCs See Ex-Wired Editor's DIY Drones Taking Flight

VCs See Ex-Wired Editor's DIY Drones Taking Flight

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Chris Anderson left one of the most prominent posts in tech media to become CEO of 3D Robotics, a company that helps hackers and engineers build do-it-yourself drones. Last fall he locked up a $5 million funding round.
March 26, 2013 in Venture Capital
What 3-D Printing Could Mean for Small Businesses

What 3-D Printing Could Mean for Small Businesses

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How the additive manufacturing trend could help you grow your business.
March 14, 2013 in Technology
Hunting for Business Ideas? Consider Looking at These 8 Hot Industries

Hunting for Business Ideas? Consider Looking at These 8 Hot Industries

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Here is a rundown of industries expected to have plenty of room to grow in 2013.
February 7, 2013 in Finding Ideas
Richard Branson on Business Ideas in the Growing Health-and-Wellness Industry

Richard Branson on Business Ideas in the Growing Health-and-Wellness Industry

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The health and wellness sector is growing, the famous entrepreneur explains why you should get on board.
January 15, 2013 in Innovation
100 Things You'll Need to Know About in 2013

100 Things You'll Need to Know About in 2013

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With 2012 very nearly in the rearview mirror, check out this list of what you are going to hear about, talk about and spend your money on in 2013.
December 26, 2012 in Go Forward
The 3D Printing Craze Hits Young Entrepreneurs

The 3D Printing Craze Hits Young Entrepreneurs

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Three-dimensional printing technology is helping treps start and run dynamic new businesses.
November 19, 2012 in Business Ideas
Gluten-Free Lifestyle Offers a Growing Market for Entrepreneurs

Gluten-Free Lifestyle Offers a Growing Market for Entrepreneurs

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As more average folks and celebrities alike find reasons to go gluten-free, more business owners are reaping the rewards of this once niche market.
September 12, 2012 in Success Stories
Why Your Business Plan Is Probably Incomplete

Why Your Business Plan Is Probably Incomplete

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In creating a business plan, many entrepreneurs forget to bring along their roadmaps for how they'll accomplish goals. Here are a few can't-miss sights.
August 20, 2012 in Business Management
Need a Business Idea? Tap Into Lifestyle Trends in the Evolving Luxury Market

Need a Business Idea? Tap Into Lifestyle Trends in the Evolving Luxury Market

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Here are three ways startups can tailor product offerings for growth industries.
June 28, 2012 in Finding Ideas
Cooking Up New Business Ideas from Old-World Recipes

Cooking Up New Business Ideas from Old-World Recipes

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How some entrepreneurs are drawing from the distant past to put a successful new spin on old ideas.
December 16, 2011 in Finding Ideas
How Zite's iPad Magazine Is Bringing Browsing Back

How Zite's iPad Magazine Is Bringing Browsing Back

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A hit from the start, this Vancouver, B.C.-based company delivers an (increasingly) personal reading experience for tablet-toters. Plus, a look at other ground-breaking businesses in the media space.
May 24, 2011 in Business Ideas
How Hipmunk Gained Traction As the Go-To Flight-Search Site

How Hipmunk Gained Traction As the Go-To Flight-Search Site

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The San Francisco-based service puts a more streamlined spin on the age-old agony of booking passage. Plus, a look at other game-changers in the travel space.
May 24, 2011 in Business Travel

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