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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
Leadership

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
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4 Fighting Instincts to Succeed in Business and Life
Leadership Qualities

4 Fighting Instincts to Succeed in Business and Life

As I child, entrepreneur Eric Schiffer was surrounded by great fighters like George Foreman. Here he explains what lessons he learned from these legends and how to apply them to business.
Eric Schiffer
4 Ways a Small Business Can Scale to Profitability
Growing a Business

4 Ways a Small Business Can Scale to Profitability

Launching a company is only half the battle. Getting customers to buy into your vision and scaling to profitability is the real fight.
Firas Kittaneh
Cleaning Up Your Mailing List
Office Tech

Cleaning Up Your Mailing List

Find out how merge purge and data hygiene can increase your sales and save you thousands of dollars.
Craig Simpson

How Can I Tell If There Will Be Strong Demand for My Product?

Our expert explains how to find and take advantage of profitable markets
Christopher Hawker
Finding the Keywords Your Competitors Use
Keywords

Finding the Keywords Your Competitors Use

To increase your search engine rankings, it helps to know how your competitors are getting found.
Jon Rognerud

How to Build a Great Team While Keeping Costs Low

Our expert advises a reader about how to hire smart on a budget.
Victor Hwang
Getting Your Dream Mentor to Talk to You
Mentors

Getting Your Dream Mentor to Talk to You

You have found the perfect mentor to guide you through your entrepreneurial journey. Now, you just need to figure out the best way to approach her. Here are a few tips.
Matthew Toren
Slow Down! It May Just Help Your Company Grow.
Growth Strategies

Slow Down! It May Just Help Your Company Grow.

If you really want to succeed, find your organization's optimal velocity.
Andrew Miller
Quality of Life Around the World: The Best and Worst Cities (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

Quality of Life Around the World: The Best and Worst Cities (Infographic)

Thinking of sending some of your employees to work overseas? Be sure to know what you're getting into.
Catherine Clifford
ZocDoc Wants to Be in Every State by Year's End
Growth Strategies

ZocDoc Wants to Be in Every State by Year's End

The New York City-based online doctor appointment booking service says it will be in 48 states by the end of the year.
Catherine Clifford
The Naptime Entrepreneur: Pursuing Your Business in 'Off Hours'
Growing a Business

The Naptime Entrepreneur: Pursuing Your Business in 'Off Hours'

Tips to building your enterprise while having another commitment, such as young children.
Maggie Lord
4 Ways to Increase Your Direct Mail Sales
Marketing

4 Ways to Increase Your Direct Mail Sales

After you've completed a few successful direct mail campaigns, use these four methods to build your sales.
Craig Simpson