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Fewer Americans Are Launching Businesses. Here's the Silver Lining. (Infographic)
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U.S. entrepreneurial activity has declined for the last three years, but the percentage of entrepreneurs who are launching businesses out of necessity has also fallen, according to a study.
April 9, 2014 in Starting a Business
What Types of Entrepreneurs Become Employers?

What Types of Entrepreneurs Become Employers?

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If a small-business owner is going to hire any employees at all, chances are he or she will do so in the first three years, according to a new study.
December 16, 2013 in Starting a Business
What Makes Silicon Valley Successful? Not What You Think

What Makes Silicon Valley Successful? Not What You Think

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A white paper released by the entrepreneurship organization Kauffman Foundation today says it is the presence of existing companies, not a network of local universities generating talent, that most directly spurs startup activity.
September 4, 2013 in Location
The 25 Best U.S. Cities for Tech Startups

The 25 Best U.S. Cities for Tech Startups

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These U.S. metro regions have the highest ratio of tech startups compared to the national average.
August 14, 2013 in Location
Most New Business Ideas Hatching for 6 or More Months

Most New Business Ideas Hatching for 6 or More Months

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A new report shows that most new business owners spend months working on their business plan prior to starting up.
February 28, 2013 in Business Ideas
Kauffman Foundation's State of Entrepreneurship: A Hopeful Outlook for 2013

Kauffman Foundation's State of Entrepreneurship: A Hopeful Outlook for 2013

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Industry watchers are hopeful that entrepreneurship is on the rise.
February 5, 2013 in Startup Financing
Rating the Best -- and Worst -- States to Do Business

Rating the Best -- and Worst -- States to Do Business

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Find out how your state and county compare to the rest of U.S.
May 10, 2012 in Management & Operations
Why Watching the Super Bowl May Inspire You to Start a Business

Why Watching the Super Bowl May Inspire You to Start a Business

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An entrepreneurship organization is running an ad during the Super Bowl. Its goal: To get you to start up.
February 2, 2012 in How To Start a Business
Startup Initiatives Sprout from Global Entrepreneurship Week

Startup Initiatives Sprout from Global Entrepreneurship Week

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Here is a look at some of the programs that will keep startups growing in the months to come.
November 18, 2011 in Startup Basics
Uncle Sam's New, $5M Incubator for Student Entrepreneurs

Uncle Sam's New, $5M Incubator for Student Entrepreneurs

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The National Science Foundation wants to help commercialize students' university work so they can launch successful startups.
August 5, 2011 in Finding Ideas
From Business Idea to Successful Startup in Three Months

From Business Idea to Successful Startup in Three Months

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How Zaarly quickly brought its concept to market, complete with celebrity investment and lots of buzz.
July 26, 2011 in The 'Treps
The Startup Act: A Nonstarter?

The Startup Act: A Nonstarter?

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The new proposed bill may not go anywhere, but it could at the very least ignite a national conversation about how to spark entrepreneurship.
July 19, 2011 in Starting a Business
Boot Camps for Entrepreneurs

Boot Camps for Entrepreneurs

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These programs can provide you with the tools you'll need before seeking out investors for your startup.
January 6, 2011 in Your Business Plan
What I Learned at Entrepreneur Boot Camp

What I Learned at Entrepreneur Boot Camp

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An aspiring business owner gets a crash course in the essentials for running a company.
January 6, 2011 in Your Business Plan
From Wall Street to Franchisee

From Wall Street to Franchisee

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More than 500,000 workers have left the financial sector since the recession began. Many of them became franchisees.
October 20, 2010 in Franchises

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