Lean Startups http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/lean-startups The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Lean Startups en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 18 Jul 2014 20:30:00 GMT The 4 Essentials to Starting a Company Whether You Have Money or Not Money is helpful when you launch your company but hustle and lots of work can get you rolling. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235468 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235468 Jay Gould Money is helpful when you launch your company but hustle and lots of work can get you rolling. Iterate or Eliminate? When You Need to Go Back to the Drawing Board. When do you stick with an idea, and when do you eliminate it altogether? As an entrepreneur, this can be a life-or-death decision for your startup. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235274 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235274 Jake Gibson When do you stick with an idea, and when do you eliminate it altogether? As an entrepreneur, this can be a life-or-death decision for your startup. 6 Tips For Accepting Failure and Moving On Failure happens. It is what you learn from your missteps that sets you apart. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:48:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235078 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235078 Jason Saltzman Failure happens. It is what you learn from your missteps that sets you apart. 8 Tips for Marketing Success on a Self-Funded Budget Time is what you need to spend when your shoestring startup has no marketing budget. With patience and persistence, you will build the loyal audience you need to succeed. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234656 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234656 Rohan Ayyar Time is what you need to spend when your shoestring startup has no marketing budget. With patience and persistence, you will build the loyal audience you need to succeed. Actually, You Don't Need VC Funding to Succeed It is a rare startup that has the backing of venture capital fund, so forget about wooing investors and concentrate on wooing customers with your unique selling proposition. Tue, 20 May 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234042 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234042 Rohan Ayyar It is a rare startup that has the backing of venture capital fund, so forget about wooing investors and concentrate on wooing customers with your unique selling proposition. 14 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read in '14 Thousands of books offer business, leadership or startup advice, but we've narrowed down the options to some must-reads. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233076 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233076 John Rampton Thousands of books offer business, leadership or startup advice, but we've narrowed down the options to some must-reads. Don't Go Too Lean. On America's Main Street, Business Plans Still Work. Don't kid yourself. For most new firms launching outside Silicon Valley, developing a startup strategy is essential. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233078 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233078 Sabrina Parsons Don't kid yourself. For most new firms launching outside Silicon Valley, developing a startup strategy is essential. Trim the Fat From Your Startup The lean movement is often associated with big business, but its principles can work for small companies, too. Sun, 02 Mar 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230850 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230850 Ann C. Logue The lean movement is often associated with big business, but its principles can work for small companies, too. Getting Your Small Business to Scale Like a Tech Startup With small businesses starting to think more like tech startups in terms of innovation and growth, here are a few tips to help companies get started down that path. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231768 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231768 Larry Baker and Charlie Tribbett With small businesses starting to think more like tech startups in terms of innovation and growth, here are a few tips to help companies get started down that path. How to Always Be Ready to Adapt Your Business to Change Adapting to change quickly is a key way to ensure your business enjoys sustained growth. Here are six ways to make sure you're ready. Tue, 15 Oct 2013 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229417 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229417 Peter S. Cohan Adapting to change quickly is a key way to ensure your business enjoys sustained growth. Here are six ways to make sure you're ready. Why You Should Ditch Your Billion-Dollar Business Ambitions In starting up, founders often set their sights too high. Here's why you should start a $1,000 business instead. Wed, 25 Sep 2013 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228562 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228562 Walter Chen In starting up, founders often set their sights too high. Here's why you should start a $1,000 business instead. Can Entrepreneurship Be Taught? A lean startup, as envisioned by Eric Ries, is about building an organization based on learning as the unit of progress in lieu of manufactured goods. Fri, 20 Sep 2013 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/228490 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/228490 Dave Lerner A lean startup, as envisioned by Eric Ries, is about building an organization based on learning as the unit of progress in lieu of manufactured goods. Why the Motto 'If You Build It, They Will Come' is BS Young entrepreneur David Chait delves into why startups should never assume a market exists for their product. Thu, 15 Aug 2013 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227850 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227850 David Donner Chait Young entrepreneur David Chait delves into why startups should never assume a market exists for their product. New York University's Accelerator is Looking to Jump Start Startups NYU recently unveiled its accelerator Launchpad, hoping to help young entrepreneurs with their ventures. Tue, 25 Jun 2013 09:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227101 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227101 Andrea Huspeni NYU recently unveiled its accelerator Launchpad, hoping to help young entrepreneurs with their ventures. How to Turn Your Startup Into a Lean, Mean Marketing Machine Don't let any of your marketing efforts and budget go to waste. Here are three ways to market more effectively and efficiently on a shoestring budget. Tue, 04 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226889 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226889 Ross Kimbarovsky Don't let any of your marketing efforts and budget go to waste. Here are three ways to market more effectively and efficiently on a shoestring budget. 3 Reasons Why You Need a Business Plan Operating as a lean startup has its advantages, but you still need a roadmap to success. That's where your business plan comes in. Tue, 28 May 2013 06:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/226819 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/226819 Colleen DeBaise Operating as a lean startup has its advantages, but you still need a roadmap to success. That's where your business plan comes in. How to Build a Lean and Efficient Business Plan Your business plan must be ready to accommodate rapid changes so that your company can follow suit. Here are five ways to make your business plan as lean and effective as possible. Wed, 17 Apr 2013 03:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226417 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226417 Tim Berry Your business plan must be ready to accommodate rapid changes so that your company can follow suit. Here are five ways to make your business plan as lean and effective as possible. Maverick Startup 11 X-factors to Bootstrap From Zero to Six Figures and Beyond Mon, 25 Mar 2013 09:43:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/product/223404 http://www.entrepreneur.com/product/223404 Yanik Silver 11 X-factors to Bootstrap From Zero to Six Figures and Beyond 5 Quick Tips for Better Bootstrapping From SXSW The founders of popular image-hosting service imgur on what it takes to launch a tech startup without seeking outside investors. Sun, 10 Mar 2013 10:42:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/226047 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/226047 Bryan Keplesky The founders of popular image-hosting service imgur on what it takes to launch a tech startup without seeking outside investors. In Colombia, Vive La Revolucion Emprendedora The 'lean startup' movement heads to South America, where teams of entrepreneurs in Bogota are learning how to build scalable business models, writes serial entrepreneur Bob Dorf. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 09:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225583 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225583 Bob Dorf The 'lean startup' movement heads to South America, where teams of entrepreneurs in Bogota are learning how to build scalable business models, writes serial entrepreneur Bob Dorf.