Growing a Business http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/growing-a-business The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Growing a Business en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:30:00 GMT Growing Pains: How Expansion Causes Startups to Lose Customers The founder of skincare line S.W. Basics discusses how she has to sacrifice clients in order to gain others and how to deal with it. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235674 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235674 Adina Grigore The founder of skincare line S.W. Basics discusses how she has to sacrifice clients in order to gain others and how to deal with it. 2 Risky Pivots You Probably Haven't Heard About Steve Jobs wasn't right about everything. Sometimes, you really need to listen to what people want. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235503 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235503 Eric Siu Steve Jobs wasn't right about everything. Sometimes, you really need to listen to what people want. 5 Things Great Leaders Do Every Day These tips can help you lead effectively -- no matter what your management style. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235537 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235537 Nina Zipkin These tips can help you lead effectively -- no matter what your management style. How You, the Local Business Owner, Can Take on Amazon You can slay the online giant (somewhat) -- by doing these eight things consistently. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235351 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235351 Gene Marks You can slay the online giant (somewhat) -- by doing these eight things consistently. Making the Jump From Employee to Owner How do you all of sudden handle the responsibilities of leading after buying the company you work for? Wed, 02 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235321 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235321 Holly Mason How do you all of sudden handle the responsibilities of leading after buying the company you work for? If You Want to Survive, Find Ways to Compete With Your Own Business Eventually, a competitor will come and beat you at your own game. Provide your own internal disruptions to stay relevant. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235233 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235233 Mark Cenicola Eventually, a competitor will come and beat you at your own game. Provide your own internal disruptions to stay relevant. 10 Things You Must Do to Grow Your Online Business in the First Year Through careful strategic planning, quality marketing campaigns and some online know-how, conversions are likely to increase steadily. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234987 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234987 Drew Hendricks Through careful strategic planning, quality marketing campaigns and some online know-how, conversions are likely to increase steadily. 5 Secrets to Keeping Your Business Alive and Thriving To get and stay in front of the competition, you need to do more than just offer something different. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235197 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235197 Jeff Boss To get and stay in front of the competition, you need to do more than just offer something different. Design An Engaging Layout For Your Daily Deals Site Get creative and attract more traffic with these tips for designing your online coupon or daily deal website. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235035 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235035 Entrepreneur Bookstore Get creative and attract more traffic with these tips for designing your online coupon or daily deal website. How to Partner With Merchants for Your Daily Deals Site Here's how to find and sign up retailers who want to do business with you. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235034 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235034 Entrepreneur Bookstore Here's how to find and sign up retailers who want to do business with you. This Caterer Wants to Be an Event Planner. Our Experts Suggests Some First Steps. Start small and leverage your current client base to expand into a new field. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:31:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/answer/235136 http://www.entrepreneur.com/answer/235136 David Koji Start small and leverage your current client base to expand into a new field. With Eye on Small Businesses, Google Gets Into the Domain Registration Game The new service is aimed at getting more businesses to get online in order to connect with and find new customers. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 15:50:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235116 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235116 Benjamin Kabin The new service is aimed at getting more businesses to get online in order to connect with and find new customers. 10 Lessons From Special-Ops That Could Help Your Business Win Former Navy SEAL shares the secrets to success that can help you perform better and build a legacy. Fri, 20 Jun 2014 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235010 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235010 Jeff Boss Former Navy SEAL shares the secrets to success that can help you perform better and build a legacy. Looking to Hire a Manager? Read These 4 Tips First. Hiring a manager is about finding someone who can lead and set the tone for your employees. These tips can help your search. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/answer/235019 http://www.entrepreneur.com/answer/235019 Ryan Himmel Hiring a manager is about finding someone who can lead and set the tone for your employees. These tips can help your search. The 3-Step Cure for Micromanagement Learn to let go safely by putting the proper infrastructure in place -- your business depends on it. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234565 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234565 Doug and Polly White Learn to let go safely by putting the proper infrastructure in place -- your business depends on it. How to Build an Institution, Not a Short-Term Business Maria Contreras-Sweet, the newest head of the U.S. Small Business Administration, is an entrepreneur herself. Here, she discusses how to create a business that will be around for the long haul. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234557 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234557 Catherine Clifford Maria Contreras-Sweet, the newest head of the U.S. Small Business Administration, is an entrepreneur herself. Here, she discusses how to create a business that will be around for the long haul. 5 Steps for Creating a Long-Term Plan for Your Startup Having a clear vision of your company’s long-term trajectory is essential to ensuring its success. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234842 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234842 Georgia Travers Having a clear vision of your company’s long-term trajectory is essential to ensuring its success. How to Get Publicity When You Have No News to Share Tips for getting media attention for your business, even if you don't have a new product, service or website to brag about. Mon, 16 Jun 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234691 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234691 Joan Stewart Tips for getting media attention for your business, even if you don't have a new product, service or website to brag about. From Idea to Successful Tech Company in 8 Steps After building your product, it's important to scale up with an expanding sales staff and partnerships. Mon, 16 Jun 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234841 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234841 Ron Huddleston After building your product, it's important to scale up with an expanding sales staff and partnerships. Build Credibility for Your Brand by Taking Home Industry Awards First find the most appropriate awards to apply for, get your nominations in order and hope for the best. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234730 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234730 Zach Cutler First find the most appropriate awards to apply for, get your nominations in order and hope for the best.