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5 Must-Use Tools for Brainstorming Company Names

Determining a business name in an uninspiring conference room or over a glass of wine, just isn't going to cut it. Here are a few tips on unlocking your creative juices – and finding a name you love.

7 Terrible Naming Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make

Your company name will get used more and last longer than any other investment you make in your business. It's important that you get it right the first time.

Does the Name of Your Company Matter?

Snap judgments can spell disaster for individuals and businesses with the wrong names. Here's what to consider.

How I Finally Snagged My Dream Domain Name

One entrepreneur explains how she was able to get the perfect URL for her startup and what lessons she learned along the way.

Isis Mobile Wallet Changes Name to Distinguish Itself From Terror Group

As the terrorist organization ISIS dominates international news, a mobile wallet company with the same name is now calling itself "Softcard."

How to Name Your Startup

Three tips for accomplishing one of the most important and difficult parts of launching a business.

3 Tips for Naming Your Business in the Modern, Mobile World

Before you spend hours agonizing over what to call your company, consider these three tips.

U.S. Deals Harsh, But Not Fatal, Blow Against Washington Redskins

Patent office rules that NFL team's name is 'disparaging' to Native Americans.

3 Routes to Register Your Business Name

Your name is your brand, so it's important to protect it. Oh, and it's the law.

Growing Your Business When You Can't Trademark Your Name

Lack of a trademark your name doesn't have to stop your company's growth.

How Entrepreneurs Can Avoid Microsoft's SkyDrive Trademark Misstep

Follow these expert tips for naming your startup and protecting your brand from trademark infringement.

3 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Naming Your Business

Here's a look at three entrepreneurs who have changed company names and the lessons they learned.

3 Critical Elements of Client Agreements

Attorney Nina Kaufman outlines what's needed before you begin working with a client.

How to Stop a Competitor from Using a Similar Business Name

Attorney Nina Kaufman explains the steps you can take to protect your name.

How to Brainstorm a Great Business Name

The right name for your company is out there. Here's how to find it.

7 Tips for Naming Your Business

Choosing the right name for your business can have a lasting impact when it comes to propelling a business to success. Here are tips in choosing the right one.

A Quick Guide to Naming Your Business

How to decide what your business name should say about you and your company.

How Can I Stand Out from the Competition?

Mike Michalowicz, author of The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur, on ways to differentiate your business in the eyes of customers.

How Can I Come Up With a Name for My Company?

Scott Gerber, founder and chief executive of Sizzle It! and the Young Entrepreneur Council, on how to decide on a name for your business.

Register, Protect and Defend

How to stake and protect your claim when it comes to intellectual property.

How to Name a Business

What's in a business name? Plenty. Follow this guide to choose a memorable name that will best represent your brand.

How to Name -- or Re-Name -- Your Business

A seven-point primer for creating compelling business names and avoiding major mistakes

Scott McDaniel & Christian Vaneh, Co-Founders, Survey Gizmo

Scott McDaniel and Christian Vaneh, Co-Founders, Survey Gizmo, talk about the inspiration for the company and its name.

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