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The Entrepreneurial Chicken-or-Egg Dilemma
Sales

The Entrepreneurial Chicken-or-Egg Dilemma

It's hard to sell a product before it exists. It's also hard to perfect an offering without steady cash flow.
Meet the Entrepreneurs Who Set Their Sights on Bringing Quality Binoculars to the U.S.
Entrepreneurs

Meet the Entrepreneurs Who Set Their Sights on Bringing Quality Binoculars to the U.S.

A domestic maker of binoculars takes on the best European optics, one satisfied customer at a time.
Believing You're Capable Demands Doubting Yourself
Doubt

Believing You're Capable Demands Doubting Yourself

It's almost never a lack of faith that will sink you. It's a lack of doubt and a lack of understanding of what faith and belief really are.
Ray Hennessey
Watch Our Livestream with Eric Ries Thursday at 7 p.m. EST
Lean Startups

Watch Our Livestream with Eric Ries Thursday at 7 p.m. EST

The thought leader will chat live at New York's General Assembly this week. If you won't be in New York, watch the talk right here on Entrepreneur.
Linda Lacina
Why Getting Your Product to Market Fast Is Not Always a Brilliant Move
Lean Startups

Why Getting Your Product to Market Fast Is Not Always a Brilliant Move

Entrepreneurs can derive great insight and benefit from Scrum and Lean Startup but neither should be accepted as infallible doctrine.
Jurgen Appelo
5 Ways the 'Lean' Approach Can Help Your Startup Grow
Lean Startups

5 Ways the 'Lean' Approach Can Help Your Startup Grow

If you value business or product development as a constant work in progress, the lean startup approach can give you the framework to help your business flourish.
Henry Oakes
10 Experiments to Test Your Startup Hypothesis
Lean Startups

10 Experiments to Test Your Startup Hypothesis

When it comes to using the 'lean startup' model, you need to run experiments to ensure your hypotheses are correct.
David Teten
Skip the Boring Business Plan. Focus on This Strategy Instead.
Business Plans

Skip the Boring Business Plan. Focus on This Strategy Instead.

Here's a simpler, less time intensive approach that offers more flexibility than the traditional business plan.
Cache Merrill
How to Grow Your Company Lean
How To

How to Grow Your Company Lean

Your company might be growing, but your budget shouldn't be bloated.
Carly Okyle
How to Know If You're Really Running Lean
How To

How to Know If You're Really Running Lean

Think about your goals - and if you're meeting them - to understand if you're running the operation you want.
Carly Okyle
Prove Your Business Idea Will Succeed
Lean Startups

Prove Your Business Idea Will Succeed

Experts in innovation explain how to validate your business idea to ensure that it will gain traction.
Linda Lacina
Your Business, Only Leaner: Are You Over or Underspending? How to Tell.
How To

Your Business, Only Leaner: Are You Over or Underspending? How to Tell.

Before you take your next step, let some experts help you get a better understanding of what the data shows now.
Carly Okyle
Why I Back Eric Ries Over Peter Thiel
Entrepreneurs

Why I Back Eric Ries Over Peter Thiel

A philosophical debate over Lean Startup and vision means we all have to take sides. I'm with Eric Ries.
Jason Saltzman