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The 4 S's of All Startups
Startups

The 4 S's of All Startups

Considering creating a new business? If you have fleshed out these four elements, you should be ready to launch.
Peter Gasca
7 Holiday Traditions That Are Practical and Profitable All Year Long
Business Ideas

7 Holiday Traditions That Are Practical and Profitable All Year Long

Turn these once-a-year activities into monthly habits and watch your business grow
Dixie Gillaspie
Seek Your Strategy for 2015 on a Vision Quest
Business Strategy

Seek Your Strategy for 2015 on a Vision Quest

Sometimes, to see what comes next we need to take a step back.
Chuck Longanecker
The Only 2 Good Reasons to Work for Free
Marketing

The Only 2 Good Reasons to Work for Free

Sometimes by calculation, sometimes by inspiration, you know when waiving you fee is the best move.
Dixie Gillaspie
Massive Layoffs Are Reportedly Brewing at eBay Ahead of PayPal Spinoff
Layoffs

Massive Layoffs Are Reportedly Brewing at eBay Ahead of PayPal Spinoff

Plans are in the works to shed as much as 10 percent of eBay's workforce.
Laura Entis
Girl Scout Cookie Sales Are Now Clickable
Young Entrepreneurs

Girl Scout Cookie Sales Are Now Clickable

Troops will soon be able to hone their entrepreneurial skills on the Internet.
Laura Entis
Most Entrepreneurs Have 4 of the 5 Critical Success Traits, and That's Not Quite Enough
Entrepreneurs

Most Entrepreneurs Have 4 of the 5 Critical Success Traits, and That's Not Quite Enough

The drive to innovate and disrupt defines entrepreneurship but when what you've invented works, the opposite qualities are necessary.
Dixie Gillaspie
Claim to Be the Uber of X. Enliven Your Company With the Right Analogy.
Business Models

Claim to Be the Uber of X. Enliven Your Company With the Right Analogy.

Give your startup some inspiration by modeling it after a successful enterprise. This will help you explain your business to outsiders and provide insights for future direction.
Miles Jennings
Go for Chess Not Checkers When Running a Business
Leadership Qualities

Go for Chess Not Checkers When Running a Business

Whether it's detective work, coaching or entrepreneurship, the best people are playing chess while the rest are playing checkers.
John Brubaker
4 Steps to Successful Execution of a Strategy
Strategy

4 Steps to Successful Execution of a Strategy

An entrepreneur's best-laid plans can go awry if there's not careful followup. Here's a framework for giving your startup a greater chance at prevailing.
Jesse Torres
Richard Branson on How to Turn a Business Around
Business Strategy

Richard Branson on How to Turn a Business Around

There are four common problems that come with taking on an established, but faltering, business.
Richard Branson
Executive Training

4 Steps to Earning an MBA-in-a-Day in Your Own Company

You've paid your tuition in sweat to learn what you know about your company, your market and your industry. Applying that knowledge doesn't require a detour to grad school.
David Ciccarelli
Does Your Startup Have a Strategy?
Growth Strategies

Does Your Startup Have a Strategy?

The way you make six key decisions can determine your new company's fate.
Peter S. Cohan
Operating in a Crowded Market? Here's How to Shine.
Growth Strategies

Operating in a Crowded Market? Here's How to Shine.

Focus on these six ways to ensure that your new company will distinguish itself.
Jordan Dolin