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10 Questions to Ask When Franchising Your Business
Franchising Your Business

10 Questions to Ask When Franchising Your Business

From startup costs to legal docs, to vetting franchisees, here's what you need to know before putting your brand in someone else's hands.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
5 Tips for Launching a Non-Profit Campaign on Kickstarter
Crowdfunding

5 Tips for Launching a Non-Profit Campaign on Kickstarter

Isabel Sheinman, director of business development at Library for All, shares strategies for success on the crowdfunding platform.
Laura Entis
3 Steps for Getting Paid for Public Speaking
How To

3 Steps for Getting Paid for Public Speaking

Sometimes all you need is the courage to ask.
Poornima Vijayashanker
4 Steps to Attracting and Building Better Customers
Customer Loyalty

4 Steps to Attracting and Building Better Customers

When you're operating on a budget, you can't fulfill every whim, so part of the responsibility -- and surely thrill -- of owning a business is learning to set and then meet your clients' expectations.
Jana Barrett
You're Drinking Coffee All Wrong. Here's How to Fix That. (VIDEO)
Coffee

You're Drinking Coffee All Wrong. Here's How to Fix That. (VIDEO)

Wake up and don't smell (or sip) the coffee. At least not right away. Here's why.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How to Acquire Customers Without a Marketing Budget (Infographic)
Finding Customers

How to Acquire Customers Without a Marketing Budget (Infographic)

The old adage 'you have to spend money to make money' doesn't always apply to marketing.
11 Strategies to Change How You Email
Email

11 Strategies to Change How You Email

Transform how you manage your inbox and change your life.
Nina Zipkin
4 Keys to Marketing on Twitter
Twitter

4 Keys to Marketing on Twitter

With over 302 million active users, Twitter is a platform you need to get in on.
Nathan Resnick
How and When to Give Advice (Hint: It's Not as Simple as You Think)
Esquire Guy

How and When to Give Advice (Hint: It's Not as Simple as You Think)

The lowdown on helping with other people's problems.
Ross McCammon
How to Manage Your Emails More Effectively
Productivity

How to Manage Your Emails More Effectively

Follow these four tips to streamline your online communications.
Influencer Marketing on Instagram: Engagement and Measurement
Instagram

Influencer Marketing on Instagram: Engagement and Measurement

How to cultivate meaningful, deliberate engagement with online influencers and ways to measure the reach and effectiveness of these influencers.
How to Successfully Moderate a Panel
The Grind

How to Successfully Moderate a Panel

Often entrepreneurs, leaders and experts are asked to moderate panels for their industry. Here is how to keep it engaging, instead of a snooze fest.
Karim Abouelnaga
50 Quick Productivity and Business Tips for Early-Stage Entrepreneurs
Productivity

50 Quick Productivity and Business Tips for Early-Stage Entrepreneurs

Startup founders in particular will find all of some of this advice useful.
Alex Iskold
6 Steps to Becoming a Successful Student Entrepreneur (Infographic)
Infographics

6 Steps to Becoming a Successful Student Entrepreneur (Infographic)

You don't have to wait until after graduation to run your own business. From inception to launch, here's how to start up while you're still a student.
Kim Lachance Shandrow