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Don't Declare War. Respect Competitors, and Capitalize on Your Own Strengths.
Competition

Don't Declare War. Respect Competitors, and Capitalize on Your Own Strengths.

Here are eight ways to stop denigrating your competition and start using it to your advantage.
Martin Zwilling
10 Ways Competition Can Improve Your Business
Competitors

10 Ways Competition Can Improve Your Business

If there is a market for your business, you will have competitors. Learning from them is the winning strategy.
Firas Kittaneh
How to Maintain Your First-to-Market Position in a Copycat World
Competitive Advantages

How to Maintain Your First-to-Market Position in a Copycat World

We can't avoid the copycats or the subpar lookalikes, but we can be prepared for when they start chasing our success.
Sarah Kauss
Why I Stopped Saying, 'I'm Not a Competitive Person'
Competition

Why I Stopped Saying, 'I'm Not a Competitive Person'

Politeness has nothing to do with it. This justification is just an out not to succeed.
Natalie Bounassar
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
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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