News and Articles About Competitive advantages
A new report from Ernst & Young says that while the U.S. is home to one of the best entrepreneurial environments in the world, there is no 'margin for complacency.'
Obama Administration Makes a Rare Move Defending Apple in a Longstanding Patent War Between Apple and Samsung
The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative stepped into the Samsung-Apple battle and vetoed the ruling from the International Trade Commission earlier in the summer.
As a startup you face plenty of competition. Here are five methods for facing off against your rivals and coming out on top.
We tackle the ethical dilemmas of getting insider information, and asking your assistant to complete items on your personal to-do list.
People, product and passion can help you compete against a giant company in any field.
Staying on top of your competitor's marketing tactics is key if you want to be ahead of the game. But you don't need a big budget to do it. Here are six easy ways to stay in the know.
One entrepreneur's story of how he gained a long-term customer by going the extra mile to set himself apart from competition.
Ethical ways find out what your competitors don't want you to know.
You don't have to reinvent the wheel to come up with a great business idea. Here are three ways to look at what your competition is doing -- and do it better.
Robert Greene, author of 'The 48 Laws of Power,' talks to Entrepreneur.com about how to become a master.
From going after larger clients to playing your strengths to your advantage, some advice for growing your company fast.
To craft a marketing strategy that brings in the business, you've got to home in on the problems your prospects face and then figure out how your products or services can be the solution.
The appeal of gamification, how to avoid legal pitfalls, search engine optimization, and more top our list of your favorite videos offering fast fixes to your business challenges.
Smile and your customers will smile with you, says the billionaire entrepreneur.
Innovate, improve and empathize to stay ahead, says the billionaire entrepreneur.
These seven tips can help you differentiate your boomer and senior marketing message from all the other messages flooding the marketplace.
The price you charge for products or services says a lot about your company's competitive ways. Here's how to do it right.
With the nation's biggest retailers stocking their shelves with specialty items, the threat to mom and pop merchants is disconcerting. And while size matters, there are ways local retailers can take advantage of their less imposing presence.
The billionaire tech entrepreneur and popular 'Shark Tank' star on working hard and finding success.
In the final days of March Madness, do you feel like your company is a Baylor or UNLV? Here's how to size up the competition and come out on top.
Before you decide to put your business up on the block, make sure you fully understand how much what you're offering is worth to buyers.
You may not have the resources to hire a competitive intelligence specialist, but small businesses can still unearth plenty of information about rivals.
You can never stop trying to win new customers. After all, your competitors are probably trying to win over your customers right now.
Whether you're a pioneer or a latecomer in a competitive industry, here are strategies to stay ahead of the pack.
Mashable founder Pete Cashmore on how 20-something entrepreneurs can have an edge over older, more established competitors.