Competitors

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Exploring a Franchise Opportunity? 5 Key Questions to Ask.
Buying a Franchise

Exploring a Franchise Opportunity? 5 Key Questions to Ask.

Embarking on this discovery process will let you check out the business model even as you, the franchisee, are being vetted.
Anna Wilds
Apple to Samsung: Hey, Nice Chips
iPhone

Apple to Samsung: Hey, Nice Chips

The South Korean tech company reportedly will be the main supplier of processors powering the next iPhone.
Tweeting With the Enemy -- 3 Tips for Interacting With Competitors on Social Media
Twitter

Tweeting With the Enemy -- 3 Tips for Interacting With Competitors on Social Media

Turning a blind eye to the actions of industry rivals is a great way to be caught off guard. You'll miss out on valuable insights that can help your company thrive.
Sheena Tahilramani
If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em: Why Two Competitors Joined Forces in the Fight to Beat Cancer
Competition

If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em: Why Two Competitors Joined Forces in the Fight to Beat Cancer

Sometimes it makes sense to merge with your competition. Yael Cohen Braun and Julie Greenbaum didn't always think so, but they do now.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Stand Out From the Crowd: 3 Ways to Put a Spotlight on Your Company
Ask the Expert

Stand Out From the Crowd: 3 Ways to Put a Spotlight on Your Company

When your company and another one has similar offerings, here is how to differentiate yourself.
Kip Tindell
Is This Industry Disruptor Ripe for Disruption?
Competition

Is This Industry Disruptor Ripe for Disruption?

This week, Salesforce.com adds analytics to its enterprise software portfolio as far smaller companies eye its hold on the customer relationship management category.
Give Your Margins a Makeover: The Weekly Tips Roundup
Weekly Tips Roundup

Give Your Margins a Makeover: The Weekly Tips Roundup

Start your week with these top tricks and tips from Entrepreneur's online contributors.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
War of Words: After HP Announces Split, Dell Swipes Back
Competitors

War of Words: After HP Announces Split, Dell Swipes Back

Dell's statement disparaging HP's decision mirrors a similar statement HP put out regarding Dell's leveraged buyout last year.
The 9 Best Real-World Strategies Every Entrepreneur Should Know
Leadership

The 9 Best Real-World Strategies Every Entrepreneur Should Know

All the advice you need to know boils down to these ideas to help you differentiate and beat the competition.
Steve Tobak
Why (and How) You Should Befriend Your Competitors
Competition

Why (and How) You Should Befriend Your Competitors

As a business owner, a large part of your strategy is to outshine competitors but savvy entrepreneurs know that it is also smart to create and maintain relationships with them.
Zeke Adkins
3 Tips for Spying on Your Competitors Online
National Small Business Week

3 Tips for Spying on Your Competitors Online

Online marketing expert Neil Patel shares his best tips for getting an edge on your competitors.
Jason Fell
Trust

How Companies Can Leverage Influence to Create Trust

The online world is a crowded space for brands – all vying for your attention (and money). With some companies turning to a rewards program to gain trust, others are using their influence.
Meghan M. Biro
The 4 Types of Competitors That Brands Must Battle
Marketing Strategies

The 4 Types of Competitors That Brands Must Battle

When executives say their brands don't have any competitors to worry about, they're likely only thinking of direct competitors. There are other kinds.
Facebook Launches Slingshot, Its Snapchat Competitor
Snapchat

Facebook Launches Slingshot, Its Snapchat Competitor

The new ephemeral messaging app is a familiar concept with an interesting and risky twist.
Laura Entis