Growing a Business The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Growing a Business en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:26:00 GMT Study: It's Better to Start a Business While You're Still Employed Elsewhere A new study finds that entrepreneurs who start companies while still employed at their day jobs are a third less likely to fail. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:26:00 GMT Nina Zipkin From Teen to Adult: 6 Tips on Dealing With Startup Growing Pains As your business grows, it will begin to take on a life of its own and will require less hand holding from you. Here is how to 'parent' your company, as it matures. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:30:00 GMT Kuty Shalev To Build a Top-Performing Team, Keep Your Stars Happy and Your Bench Inspired A patient, systematic program to improve your underperformers is the quickest and least expensive way to improve company results. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:30:00 GMT Dave Mattson 7 Tips for Startups to Engineer Traction and See Big Growth You’re only as good as the number of people using and, more importantly, paying for what you built. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:30:00 GMT Armando Biondi Great Idea for a Business, But No Experience? These Founders Prove It Can Be Done. The entrepreneurs behind footwear startup Jack Erwin had no experience in shoes. Now, they're steering a million-dollar shoe brand. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:00:00 GMT Nina Zipkin How to Grab the Attention of Top-Notch Mentors Finding a great mentor is hard. Here are a few tips on how to stand out from the crowd and gain access to amazing advisors. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:30:00 GMT Will Caldwell 5 Decisions Every Entrepreneur Must Face Business owners should be prepared to face these forks in the road head on if they want to keep moving ahead. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:30:00 GMT Jayson DeMers 5 Quotes About Leverage to Help You Push Your Business Forward Every entrepreneur should be harnessing this tool to get further, faster. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:00:00 GMT Adam Toren To Solve Big Problems, Assume Everything Is Wrong and Ask Dumb Questions Rather than play the game you’re expected to play, play a new one. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:30:00 GMT Shane Snow A Framework for Taking Your Startup Global One company explains how it was able to expand to a new continent while keeping focused on its core business. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 21:00:00 GMT Zubin Bhettay 3 Tips to Keep in Mind When Taking Your Company Global To stay competitive in today’s workplace, companies need to think globally. Here are a few tips to prepare a business to take over the world. Wed, 03 Sep 2014 18:30:00 GMT Albert Subbloie Chase to Give Away $3 Million in Grants in Contest for Small Businesses The bank is looking to give 20 U.S. small businesses $150,000 in grants. Wed, 03 Sep 2014 15:54:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin Don't Wage a Price War. Win Sales by Eliminating Your Competition. Eating into your profits is an endless game that usually ends with you losing. Create value by framing your business as the superior option. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:15:00 GMT Jeff Shore Analytics Offers a View Into How Customers Experience Your Product Here’s the roadmap a data company uses when advising their customers how to utilize their numbers. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:15:00 GMT Peter Reinhardt Why 'No' is the Kindest Word in the Professional Lexicon It's not about denying, but empowering you to communicate effectively. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:00:00 GMT Shala Burroughs 4 Fast Ideas to Rapidly Grow Your Revenue Without revenue, your business will die. These options won't require a huge effort, but the payoffs could be immense. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:30:00 GMT Jeff Shore The Founder of Dinner Lab On How to Manage the Unsexy Side of Rapid Expansion Pop-up dining startup Dinner Lab was hiring new employees every five days in its early growth phase. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford 3 Reasons Your Business Isn't Growing If your startup has started to stagnate after a couple of years, look no further for the cause than your leadership. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:00:00 GMT Adam Callinan 5 Questions Great Managers Need to Ask Themselves Daily No company can succeed in executing its bold strategies if the basics aren't being taken care of. Here's how to make sure you stay on track. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:30:00 GMT Meg Whitman How to Intentionally Build Your Company Culture (Rather Than Leave It to Chance) Whether you see it or not, culture is a big deal for several reasons, including your employees' satisfaction. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:30:00 GMT Drew Mclellan