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Breaking Into a Volatile (But Rewarding) Emerging Market
Emerging Markets

Breaking Into a Volatile (But Rewarding) Emerging Market

While emerging markets can be a little unstable, they can also offer a plethora of opportunities. Entrepreneurs just need a little bit of strategic thinking to identify these circumstances.
Emily Buchanan
How to Handle Going From a Basic Startup to a Scalable Tech Company
Growing a Business

How to Handle Going From a Basic Startup to a Scalable Tech Company

What happens when your traditional business 'goes tech'? Suddenly you're more scalable and efficient, but you risk confusing your customers and losing your company's vision. Here is how to make the transition smoother.
Chuck Cohn
Is it Time to Move Your Business Out of the Spare Bedroom?
Growing a Business

Is it Time to Move Your Business Out of the Spare Bedroom?

Here are six reasons why you may need to give up the work-from-home lifestyle and find rented space.
Doug and Polly White
Is Growth Hacking Right for Your Company?
Growth Strategies

Is Growth Hacking Right for Your Company?

If you think your business can handle experimenting with initiatives for rapid growth, be sure to track everything.
Eric Siu
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