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The Future of Wearables Depends on an Entirely New Business Model
Wearables

The Future of Wearables Depends on an Entirely New Business Model

Those in the seamless technology business need to put on their smarty pants and drive the marginal lifestyle cost of their products to zero.
Ben O'Brien
Why Beacon Wants to Be the 'Netflix' -- and Not the 'Uber' -- for Private Aviation
Control What You Can

Why Beacon Wants to Be the 'Netflix' -- and Not the 'Uber' -- for Private Aviation

It's tempting for any transportation startup to take a play from Uber's playbook. But this serial entrepreneur is taking off in a different direction.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Take 4 Steps Back to Move Your Small Business Forward
Ready To Launch

Take 4 Steps Back to Move Your Small Business Forward

Find out what it means to invest 'from the inside out,' so your payoff will be well worth the grind.
Adam Root
Meet Cups, the ClassPass of Coffee Shops
Business Model

Meet Cups, the ClassPass of Coffee Shops

Unlimited coffee for a monthly fee sounds great to customers' ears, but will the service benefit independent businesses in the long run?
Laura Entis
Zirtual Is Coming Back, But in a Different Form
Acquisitions

Zirtual Is Coming Back, But in a Different Form

The embattled virtual assistant service was bought by Startups.co, but it remains to be seen how much of the previous business model will stick.
Nina Zipkin
5 Essentials for Cultivating Intrapreneurial Employees
Company Culture

5 Essentials for Cultivating Intrapreneurial Employees

Business owners who want employees to "take ownership'' need to reinvent how they hire, manage and reward their team.
Dixie Gillaspie
Why Startups Should Consider 'The Bakery Model' When Starting Out
Revenue

Why Startups Should Consider 'The Bakery Model' When Starting Out

This strategy focuses more on generating revenue from the get-go, rather than relying on capital from outside investors.
Zeev Farbman
The 7 Elements of a Strong Business Model
Business Model

The 7 Elements of a Strong Business Model

Envisioning the many moving parts of a functioning business is the first step to success.
Larry Alton
4 Ways to Make a Business-Model Shift Seamless
Business Model

4 Ways to Make a Business-Model Shift Seamless

A business-model transition impacts everyone involved in the company's mission. Here is how to make it less stressful.
Margaret Craig
7 Steps for Establishing the Right Business Model
Ready To Launch

7 Steps for Establishing the Right Business Model

Building a product may be the easy part of a startup. Don't forgot about the other, equally important half of the equation.
Martin Zwilling
The 4 Pillars of Ethical Enterprises
Ready To Launch

The 4 Pillars of Ethical Enterprises

Is your business model moral? Start by asking these questions.
David Hagenbuch
The Lesson in American Airlines' Smart Pricing Plan for its Exclusive Club
Small Business - Big Impact

The Lesson in American Airlines' Smart Pricing Plan for its Exclusive Club

What kind of customers would you rather have? Ones that pay as they go, or those on a subscription?
Gene Marks
You Can Do Good by Doing Well, If You Pick the Right Social Enterprise Model
Small Business - Big Impact

You Can Do Good by Doing Well, If You Pick the Right Social Enterprise Model

Since both consumers and energetic young employees prefer companies dedicated to social good, philanthropy is a viable business strategy.
Christie Garton
Will Tesla Have to Franchise?
Tesla

Will Tesla Have to Franchise?

Elon Musk has hinted that Tesla may be considering a departure from the direct sales model, something industry insiders consider inevitable.
Kate Taylor