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How One Firm Is Taking a Different Approach to Helping Startups Fight Regulation
Consulting

How One Firm Is Taking a Different Approach to Helping Startups Fight Regulation

Tusk Ventures is the consultancy behind Uber's successful fight against NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio.
8 Keys to Providing Consulting Services to Startups
Consultants and Advisors

8 Keys to Providing Consulting Services to Startups

Businesses need outside experts who can do the work, as well as provide training on what needs to be done. That's called leading by example.
Martin Zwilling
9 Ways Freelancers Can Get Paid on Time and Avoid Deadbeat Clients
Freelancing

9 Ways Freelancers Can Get Paid on Time and Avoid Deadbeat Clients

Working for yourself is great, so long as you make payday as reliable as a job.
Peter Daisyme
How to Handle Requests to 'Pick Your Brain'
Free Advice

How to Handle Requests to 'Pick Your Brain'

A sure sign you are a recognized success is when people begin trying to wheedle free advice from you.
John Boitnott
The Entrepreneur's Guide to Pay-for-Performance Consulting
Pay for Performance

The Entrepreneur's Guide to Pay-for-Performance Consulting

All too often. business owners fail to make pay-for-performance agreements enticing enough for consultants to bite.
Eric Samson
Why Mindset Trumps Strategy Every Time
Entrepreneur Mindset

Why Mindset Trumps Strategy Every Time

A successful strategy is more than just tactics and procedures. It must align with how you see your business and what is possible.
Dixie Gillaspie
Answer These 7 Questions Before Hiring an Ecommerce Consultant
Ecommerce

Answer These 7 Questions Before Hiring an Ecommerce Consultant

Consultants can bring a fresh perspective and the latest strategies but they are not magical. Before you spend money think deeply about your goals and expectations.
Eric Samson
6 Facts You Need to Know About Starting Your Own Consulting Business
Consulting

6 Facts You Need to Know About Starting Your Own Consulting Business

Consider these yield signs which can save you a lot of grief and get you closer to achieving your dreams.
Neil Patel
How Much Should You Give Away for Free During a Coffee Meeting?
Pricing

How Much Should You Give Away for Free During a Coffee Meeting?

It is important to remember that your time is money. Your time and expertise are valuable commodities that you should monitor carefully.
Deborah Mitchell
Why This Is the Season for Generosity Marketing
Marketing Strategies

Why This Is the Season for Generosity Marketing

While everyone is in the spirit of giving, consider offering customers your best content, product or service for free.
Kelsey Humphreys
3 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Find Paid Public Speaking Engagements
Public Speaking

3 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Find Paid Public Speaking Engagements

Many organizations and businesses have budgets for speakers. Finding them and connecting is just like hustling for any other opportunity.
Kimanzi Constable
The U.S. Postal Service Just Got a Side Hustle Delivering Groceries. Do You Have Another Gig?
Consulting

The U.S. Postal Service Just Got a Side Hustle Delivering Groceries. Do You Have Another Gig?

Leverage the skills you have into some side income. Teach a course. Do something you know.
Meiko Patton
How to Choose Between a Specialist and a Jack-of-All Trades
Consulting

How to Choose Between a Specialist and a Jack-of-All Trades

Deciding on the right type of consultant need not be a baffling choice. You just need to know the right variables to consider.
Rob Biederman