Competition

News and Articles About Competition

5 Things Entrepreneurs Caught in Comparisons Should Remember
Confidence

5 Things Entrepreneurs Caught in Comparisons Should Remember

When you're a newbie business owner feeling intimidated by the competition, remember these essential truths.
Kate Swoboda
7 Key Steps to a Growth Strategy That Works Immediately
Growth Strategies

7 Key Steps to a Growth Strategy That Works Immediately

If you don't have a tangible plan, you're actually losing business -- or you're increasing the chance of losing business to competitors.
Rob Biederman
For a Complete Marketing Plan, Look Beyond Your Direct Competition
Marketing Plans

For a Complete Marketing Plan, Look Beyond Your Direct Competition

Surely, you should be studying companies that offer the same services that you do. But you should broaden your research beyond that.
Jim Joseph
Apple vs. Samsung: Who's the Ultimate Winner?
Competition

Apple vs. Samsung: Who's the Ultimate Winner?

Apple has tied with Samsung to become the No. 1 smartphone vendor in the world.
Arjun Kharpal
Hm. Where Are All Those New Android-to-Apple Switchers?
Android

Hm. Where Are All Those New Android-to-Apple Switchers?

Not in the U.S., according to this graph.
Philip Elmer-DeWitt
Hiring

How Getting the Timing Right Can Help You Hire the Best

Employers want to be available and prepared when the talent is ready.
George Kaszacs
3 Must-Use Tactics to Differentiate Your Company From the Competition
Competition

3 Must-Use Tactics to Differentiate Your Company From the Competition

Making the choice to select substance over splash is critical in building a deep, unique product.
Robert Reffkin
Lyft Ditches Its Fluffy Pink Mustache for a Glowstache. Good Move or Bad?
Lyft

Lyft Ditches Its Fluffy Pink Mustache for a Glowstache. Good Move or Bad?

The ridesharing service is changing its most iconic corporate identifying marker in its third year out of the gate.
Catherine Clifford
Considering an Online Business? Read This First.
Starting a Business

Considering an Online Business? Read This First.

Your odds of being successful in any Web-enabled field are much lower than you realize, especially if you conform to all the popular groupthink.
Steve Tobak
Meet the 20 Business Owners Who Just Won $150,000 and a Trip to Google
Growing a Business

Meet the 20 Business Owners Who Just Won $150,000 and a Trip to Google

The winners of this year's Mission Main Street Grants program are the largest group of recipients since the program's start three years ago.
Nina Zipkin
Are You a Manager or a Leader?
Management Style

Are You a Manager or a Leader?

Contemplate the difference between these two terms. The nuance in meaning points to an important quality for successful enterpreneurs.
Stacey Alcorn
7 Ways to Grow Your Startup in a Crowded Market
Competition

7 Ways to Grow Your Startup in a Crowded Market

It's not easy to start a company in a hostile economic environment, especially when your company competes in an industry that is traditionally dominated by a large player or two.
Jamie Hill
Elon Musk

Elon Musk Wants to Build a Second Internet in Outer Space to the Tune of $10 Billion

Hundreds of orbiting satellites would not only improve the flow of data on our current Internet, but also connect the 1 million colonists that Musk hopes to send to Mars.
Geoff Weiss
A Chinese-Food Delivery Man Ends Up Driving One of Hong Kong's Hottest Startups
Hong Kong

A Chinese-Food Delivery Man Ends Up Driving One of Hong Kong's Hottest Startups

Steven Lam's fast-growing company, GoGo Van, bills itself as the Uber of delivery vans and has raised $17 million in venture capital.
Peter S. Cohan