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Which One of These Growth Curves Are You Following?
Growth

Which One of These Growth Curves Are You Following?

We often assume that life works in a linear fashion. Nope. There are two different types of growth.
James Clear
Foursquare's Dennis Crowley on Shutting Out the Noise
Growth Strategies

Foursquare's Dennis Crowley on Shutting Out the Noise

In a conversation at TechCrunch NY, the co-founder and CEO spoke about not letting chatter about his company affect his point of view.
Nina Zipkin
How One Startup Is Cracking Cuba
Cuba

How One Startup Is Cracking Cuba

With the easing of relations between the two countries, U.S. companies can finally enter and do business in the long-forbidden Cuban market.
6 Easy Ways to Grow Your Subscription-Based Startup
Subscription Businesses

6 Easy Ways to Grow Your Subscription-Based Startup

Even the smallest improvements can lead to serious compounding growth over time.
Sujan Patel
Find Your Event-Planning Niche
Startup Kit

Find Your Event-Planning Niche

Specializing on just one target market -- corporate or social events -- then narrowing your focus within that market will help you become the event planner everyone seeks out.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Jack Ma Says Alibaba to Freeze Hiring After Growing 'Too Quickly'
Scaling

Jack Ma Says Alibaba to Freeze Hiring After Growing 'Too Quickly'

The Chinese e-commerce giant will reportedly put a hold on hiring for the rest of the year.
Use the Metrics That Really Matter in Your Business
Metrics

Use the Metrics That Really Matter in Your Business

Numbers are vitally important to knowing how well you're doing, but only if they're pertinent to your goals.
Michael Cooper
The Event Planning Recipe for Success
Startup Kit

The Event Planning Recipe for Success

Here are some key tips to help you learn from the mistakes of others and make your event planning business a success.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Why Vendors Can Make or Break Your Event
Startup Kit

Why Vendors Can Make or Break Your Event

Here's how to find the best vendors for your needs and negotiate with them to get the best prices.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
For These Entrepreneurs, the Dream Job Was Finding Jobs for Others
Leadership

For These Entrepreneurs, the Dream Job Was Finding Jobs for Others

With 100,000 users and counting, Campus Job is on a mission to give students across the country a 'passport to employment.'
Nina Zipkin
The Price Is Right: Turning a Profit in the Event Planning Business
Startup Kit

The Price Is Right: Turning a Profit in the Event Planning Business

Learn how to set prices that are high enough to keep your profitable but not high enough to scare away prospective customers.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Strategies for Saying No: When and How to Turn Down Opportunities
Client relationship management

Strategies for Saying No: When and How to Turn Down Opportunities

Learn how to step back from opportunities without closing doors.
Brian Honigman
5 Musts to Prepare a Business for a Major Growth Spurt
Grow Your Business

5 Musts to Prepare a Business for a Major Growth Spurt

Expansion takes time and careful planning. If growth is rushed, quality may go down and control may be lost.
Zach Cutler
4 Partnership Secrets for Hypergrowth Businesses
Partnerships

4 Partnership Secrets for Hypergrowth Businesses

Learn when to partner -- and when to walk away.
Justin Gray