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Set the Most Competitive Prices for Your Cleaning Business
Startup Kit

Set the Most Competitive Prices for Your Cleaning Business

Follow these tips for determining a price that makes you a profit without gouging your customers.
Startup Leadership: How to Find Your Own Replacement
Growth Strategies

Startup Leadership: How to Find Your Own Replacement

Founders often reach a point when they need to hand over the reins to a more experienced person. Here are a few pieces of advice on how to make the transition process easier.
Jake Gibson
4 Tips for Preparing Your Business to Grow
Growing a Business

4 Tips for Preparing Your Business to Grow

Who doesn't want her business to scale? But getting enough customers to make your company sustainable can be challenging. Here are a few ways to make the process a bit easier.
Babette N. Ten Haken
What You Should Know About the World's First Direct-to-Stoner Marijuana Vending Machine, Man
Marijuana

What You Should Know About the World's First Direct-to-Stoner Marijuana Vending Machine, Man

The staid, old vending machine concept is getting baked. Where? Dude, we're talking Colorado, bro, where it's legal to get stoned.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The One Thing You Need to Keep Your Business Relevant
Growth Strategies

The One Thing You Need to Keep Your Business Relevant

California's large highways represent the flexibility you'd want in your venture.
Jeff Boss
The Pricing Conundrum: Figuring Out the Right Strategy For You
Pricing

The Pricing Conundrum: Figuring Out the Right Strategy For You

While pricing can be a tricky matter for any entrepreneur, it is especially difficult for those providing a service. Here are a few lessons on pricing strategy.
Dana Brownlee
My Biggest Mistake: Falling Into the 24/7 Trap
Mistakes

My Biggest Mistake: Falling Into the 24/7 Trap

For our series My Biggest Mistake, the co-founder of GroSocial opens up about being completely consumed by his entrepreneurial endeavor and how that lifestyle had major consequences.
Mike Templeman
3 Companies Share How They Stay True to Company Culture Amidst Rapid Growth
Culture

3 Companies Share How They Stay True to Company Culture Amidst Rapid Growth

Companies are motivated to scale and grow profits year over year. But often this focus on revenue comes at the expense of the company's culture.
John Solari
Bootstrapping Your Way to Success With These 9 Tips
Bootstrapping

Bootstrapping Your Way to Success With These 9 Tips

Bootstrapping a business is no walk in the park. Here are nine tips on how to land success with a low budget.
Vicky Keston
The Awkward Tween Stage: When a Company Isn't a Startup or a Big-Name Business
The Grind

The Awkward Tween Stage: When a Company Isn't a Startup or a Big-Name Business

This in-between stage for a company can be challenging. The founder of S.W. Basics Adina Grigore discusses the issues and frustrations she is facing as a pre-teen company.
Adina Grigore
How an Ordinary Person Can Create Extraordinary Change
Social entrepreneurship

How an Ordinary Person Can Create Extraordinary Change

In this podcast, one social entrepreneur shares his incredible startup story.
Lewis Howes
Why Growth Hacking Won't Work for Every Company
Growth Strategies

Why Growth Hacking Won't Work for Every Company

Growth hacking is a hot term in the world of startups, because if done correctly, it can quickly provide a lot of growth for a young company. That said, if done wrong, it can cause a huge headache.
Raad Mobrem
3 Easy Steps for Finding the Ideal Co-Founder
The Grind

3 Easy Steps for Finding the Ideal Co-Founder

Business partnerships are often compared to marriage: If you find the right match, success will ensue. Otherwise, you may be headed for disaster (and a nasty breakup).
Greg Connolly
How You Can Recharge Your Entrepreneurial Batteries With a Working Sabbatical
Growth Strategies

How You Can Recharge Your Entrepreneurial Batteries With a Working Sabbatical

Taking time away from your fledgling startup for a personal getaway might seem unreasonable, but it might be exactly what and your company need. Here's how.
Scott Leonard