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Don't Just Start a Business, Solve A Problem
Starting a Business

Don't Just Start a Business, Solve A Problem

You don't want to start a business that may not survive. Do your homework, validate your idea and make sure you have a real market for it.
Thomas Oppong
Inspire Innovators to Step Up at Your Company With Transparency
Transparency

Inspire Innovators to Step Up at Your Company With Transparency

Fostering intrapreneurship within organizations both large and small can help bring companies to new levels of success.
Andre Lavoie
Think Your Mundane Idea Can't Be a Big Innovation? Take a Second Look.
Innovation

Think Your Mundane Idea Can't Be a Big Innovation? Take a Second Look.

Even today new inventions don't always involve harnessing high technology. The smallest idea can inspire a transformative product.
Debra Kaye
Become a Better Blogger Today With These 4 Actions
Blogging

Become a Better Blogger Today With These 4 Actions

To get attention on the crowded Internet, you have to devote time to your craft and plan well.
Zach Cutler
Jump on an Idea Quickly With These 5 Tips
Ideas

Jump on an Idea Quickly With These 5 Tips

Great entrepreneurs don't catch lightning in a bottle and leave it on the table.
Eric Schiffer
The Hard Truth About How Much Your Invention is Really Worth
Finance

The Hard Truth About How Much Your Invention is Really Worth

Investors don't want to invest in a product, they want to invest in a business. Here are seven reality checks to apply.
Martin Zwilling
Ka-Ching: Making Money Online
Business Ideas

Ka-Ching: Making Money Online

With the online world taking over our lives, here is how entrepreneurs can cash in.
Joel Comm
Take a Page From Hollywood, Improv Your Next Brainstorming Session
Brainstorming

Take a Page From Hollywood, Improv Your Next Brainstorming Session

Actors often improvise during scenes. Entrepreneurs should be imploring this same tactic for brainstorming sessions.
Steve Yastrow
5 Places to Look on Social Media for New Business Ideas
Business Ideas

5 Places to Look on Social Media for New Business Ideas

For entrepreneurs looking to dive into the startup world, turn to social media for brainstorming new venture concepts.
Gabrielle Boko
If You Fry It, They Will Come. Cronuts and the Business Case for Imitation.
Business Unusual

If You Fry It, They Will Come. Cronuts and the Business Case for Imitation.

This hybrid dessert trend created opportunity across the country. We explain what the Cronut's success can teach you.
Rosemary Lane
You Have Good Ideas -- Don't Let Them Disappear
Ideas

You Have Good Ideas -- Don't Let Them Disappear

A good daily habit to develop is to capture your thoughts. Who knows? It might just lead to a big breakthrough.
Matt Mayberry
Test Your Idea With These Simple and Inexpensive Steps
Business Ideas

Test Your Idea With These Simple and Inexpensive Steps

Before you spend big money on bringing your product to market, make sure there is actually a market for your product.
Adam Callinan
5 Tricks To Brainstorm Like It's Your Job
Brainstorming

5 Tricks To Brainstorm Like It's Your Job

A whiteboard session can lead to great results but you must take the process seriously.
Jimi Smoot
Company Culture

3 Online Tools for Supercharging a Company's Culture

Easy-to-use software or online assessments can do some heavy lifting for managers aiming to promote the esprit de corps.
Darius Mirshahzadeh