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High-Tech Vending Machines That Serve Healthy Snacks See Rapid Growth

High-Tech Vending Machines That Serve Healthy Snacks See Rapid Growth

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Two franchises are seeing rapid growth by offering consumers convenient and nutritious snacks in high-tech vending machines.
September 23, 2013 in Franchises
3 Steps to Deciding if Entrepreneurship Is Right For You

3 Steps to Deciding if Entrepreneurship Is Right For You

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Sometimes starting a business seems like the best antidote to having a boss and job you don't like. But there's more to it than that. Here are three key factors to consider.
September 17, 2013 in Startup Basics
How Your Business Can Get in on the Sharing Economy

How Your Business Can Get in on the Sharing Economy

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The 'sharing economy' is more than just a buzzword. An entire economy has emerged around the exchange of goods and services between individuals. Here's how to adapt your business.
September 11, 2013 in Grow Your Business
Web Startup Sniffs Out E-Commerce Fraud

Web Startup Sniffs Out E-Commerce Fraud

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Sift Science is a cloud-based service that tracks consumer e-commerce behavior patterns and assigns every user a "fraud score."
September 5, 2013 in Apps & Software
Saying Yes to the Extreme Proposal Biz

Saying Yes to the Extreme Proposal Biz

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Cleveland's Perfect Proposal transforms proposals into events rivalling the wedding itself.
August 30, 2013 in Business Ideas
Serial Inventor Behind UrgentRx Proves Where There's a Will, There's Room on the Shelf

Serial Inventor Behind UrgentRx Proves Where There's a Will, There's Room on the Shelf

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Jordan Eisenberg has squeezed into consumers' overstuffed wallets, invented new ways to sell his product at the drug store checkout counter and, most recently, scored marketing gold by wiggling his product into celebrity swag bags.
August 27, 2013 in Finding Customers
Why Your Mobile App Sucks And Will Never Sell

Why Your Mobile App Sucks And Will Never Sell

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Make these six mistakes when developing and marketing your app and you'll be hard-pressed to see success.
August 14, 2013 in Apps & Software
3 Ingredients to a Kick-Ass Restaurant

3 Ingredients to a Kick-Ass Restaurant

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If you want to open your own restaurant, be prepared for stiff competition. Here are three ways to make your establishment stand out from the pack.
August 9, 2013 in Business Ideas
Out of Fresh Business Ideas? Try This.

Out of Fresh Business Ideas? Try This.

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Everyone has experienced a dry spell when it comes to generating ideas. Here are seven steps to keep your idea well full.
August 8, 2013 in Business Ideas
How a Squinting Dog Inspired a $3 Million Company

How a Squinting Dog Inspired a $3 Million Company

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When their border collie had trouble seeing during a game of fetch, Roni and Ken Di Lullo invented Doggles, tinted sport goggles for dogs.
July 26, 2013 in Success Stories
3 Tech Startups Poised to Disrupt the Comic Book Industry

3 Tech Startups Poised to Disrupt the Comic Book Industry

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Comic-Con is sold out. Comic book movies are cleaning up. Are comic books a thing of the past? Not if these digital startups can help it.
July 19, 2013 in Business Ideas

Software and Biotech Companies Lead the Pack in VC Funding

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Venture-capital funding increased slightly in the second quarter from the previous quarter, according to a new report.
July 19, 2013 in Financing
AlleyNYC Founder on Running a Co-Working Space and Getting in

AlleyNYC Founder on Running a Co-Working Space and Getting in

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To find out how to catch the eye of the hottest co-working spaces, we chatted with Jason Saltzman of AlleyNYC.
July 8, 2013 in Starting a Business
How a New Grocery Store Concept Reduces Waste and Increases Profits

How a New Grocery Store Concept Reduces Waste and Increases Profits

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Two brothers created a zero-waste, packaging-free grocery store that operates in a smaller space and provides healthier food choices.
July 4, 2013 in Innovation
The Rise of Online Entrepreneurs: Ecommerce By the Numbers (Infographic)

The Rise of Online Entrepreneurs: Ecommerce By the Numbers (Infographic)

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With online sales growing, more entrepreneurs are breaking into ecommerce. Here's a look at this thriving industry.
June 28, 2013 in Sales
Frozen-Yogurt Franchise Fight Heats Up

Frozen-Yogurt Franchise Fight Heats Up

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'Go self-serve or go home,' says one competitor. Franchises get creative to differentiate themselves in an increasingly crowded frozen-yogurt market.
June 20, 2013 in Franchises

Startups and Investors Bet on the Drone Economy

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Entrepreneurs are betting on a future full of flying robots that can do anything from survey crops to make a delivery.
June 16, 2013 in Business Ideas
Venture for America and Its Quest to Spread Entrepreneurship Beyond Silicon Valley

Venture for America and Its Quest to Spread Entrepreneurship Beyond Silicon Valley

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In an effort to expand entrepreneurship across the U.S. and provide some much needed jobs, this nonprofit is looking to the nation's college students.
May 30, 2013 in Young Entrepreneurs
Emerging Players in Tech-Fashion Innovation

Emerging Players in Tech-Fashion Innovation

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Think creating the next iPhone is tough? Try making the perfect pocket or purse to hold one.
May 20, 2013 in Business Management
How to Make Sure There's a Market for Your Business Idea

How to Make Sure There's a Market for Your Business Idea

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No matter how great your idea, if you don't have a solid market, you're wasting your time. Here are four ways to be more strategic about positioning your business idea for the right customers.
May 16, 2013 in Business Ideas

Obama Offers $200 Million Prize to Build 3 Manufacturing Innovation Hubs

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The White House announced today that it will expand on its program to promote advanced manufacturing in the U.S., an effort to drive global competitiveness.
May 9, 2013 in Inventing
How an Endurance Coach Helped Change Running Shoes

How an Endurance Coach Helped Change Running Shoes

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Running expert Eric Orton developed a new shoe to help athletes put their best foot forward.
April 24, 2013 in Profiles
Behind a Brand Extension: How a Sweatshirt Raised Over $1 Million on Kickstarter

Behind a Brand Extension: How a Sweatshirt Raised Over $1 Million on Kickstarter

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Flint and Tinder's founder shares tips on how he successfully branched out with a new product -- and you can, too.
April 23, 2013 in Business Management
Tipping Its Hat to a Younger Generation, Pukka Headwear Finds Success in the Golf Industry

Tipping Its Hat to a Younger Generation, Pukka Headwear Finds Success in the Golf Industry

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After years of struggle, the golf cap company stands out in a crowded market with a customized approach to selling.
April 16, 2013 in Success Stories
Most New Business Ideas Hatching for 6 or More Months

Most New Business Ideas Hatching for 6 or More Months

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A new report shows that most new business owners spend months working on their business plan prior to starting up.
February 28, 2013 in Business Ideas

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