Eric Ries The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Eric Ries en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 07 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT Iterate or Eliminate? When You Need to Go Back to the Drawing Board. When do you stick with an idea, and when do you eliminate it altogether? As an entrepreneur, this can be a life-or-death decision for your startup. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT Jake Gibson Getting Your Small Business to Scale Like a Tech Startup With small businesses starting to think more like tech startups in terms of innovation and growth, here are a few tips to help companies get started down that path. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 13:30:00 GMT Larry Baker and Charlie Tribbett Can Entrepreneurship Be Taught? A lean startup, as envisioned by Eric Ries, is about building an organization based on learning as the unit of progress in lieu of manufactured goods. Fri, 20 Sep 2013 17:30:00 GMT Dave Lerner Why the Motto 'If You Build It, They Will Come' is BS Young entrepreneur David Chait delves into why startups should never assume a market exists for their product. Thu, 15 Aug 2013 14:00:00 GMT David Donner Chait How Gowalla, Still in Startup Mode, Changed Direction -- Fast With Foursquare fast gaining ground, the location-service startup made difficult changes to its business model. What entrepreneurs can learn from the young company's pivot. Mon, 14 Nov 2011 03:00:00 GMT John Shinal Spreading the Gospel on a Lean, Mean Startup Strategy Eric Ries talks about the ideas behind his new book 'The Lean Startup.' Thu, 20 Oct 2011 05:06:00 GMT Jennifer Wang Pivot or Persevere? The Key to Startup Success Perseverance can be overrated as an entrepreneurial trait. Knowing when to change course to test out a new approach might be even more important. Tue, 13 Sep 2011 08:20:00 GMT Eric Ries Business Planning for the 'Lean Startup' This next-generation strategy calls for planning--and revising--as you go. Wed, 22 Sep 2010 11:54:00 GMT Tim Berry