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7 Strategies to Help You Pick, Then Develop, the Perfect Partner
Partnerships

7 Strategies to Help You Pick, Then Develop, the Perfect Partner

When two or more parties bring different yet equally valuable skills to the table, amazing things happen.
Stephen Key
Everything You Need to Know About Business Partnerships
Tax Center

Everything You Need to Know About Business Partnerships

Before you even start thinking about bringing another business partner on board, find out what this legal expert has to say about the pitfalls of partnerships.
Mark J. Kohler
Co-founders

10 Steps to Finding the Right Co-Founder

Two heads are always better than one in a startup. The challenge is how to find that elusive perfect-fit partner.
Martin Zwilling
Maybe You Should Send Your Co-Founder a Valentine This Year
Co-founders

Maybe You Should Send Your Co-Founder a Valentine This Year

There are many similarities between finding your one-true love and finding a business partner compatible for the long haul.
David Stubenvoll
Thinking of Going Solo? 7 Reasons You Need a Co-Founder.
Co-founders

Thinking of Going Solo? 7 Reasons You Need a Co-Founder.

There are few decisions in business that are more important than deciding whether you'll 'go it alone' or team up.
Adam Callinan
The 5 False Expectations That Could Destroy Big-Brand Partnerships
Partnerships

The 5 False Expectations That Could Destroy Big-Brand Partnerships

On the surface, startups and big-name brands are businesses with a similar overarching goal: to make money. But crack the exterior, and you'll find that's about all they have in common.
Jason Kulpa
5 Things to Do Before Saying 'I Do' to a Business Partner
Co-founders

5 Things to Do Before Saying 'I Do' to a Business Partner

When you meet a potential partner your personalities may click and your goals may be identical, but to have a successful relationship, clarity is key.
Deborah Mitchell
Are You a Coyote or a Roadrunner?
Customer Relationship Management

Are You a Coyote or a Roadrunner?

This is an era when time, place, secrecy, size and order are no longer relevant, when customers expect personalized outcomes delivered by passionate, agile and responsive employees.
Chip R. Bell
Think Like a Company's Marketing Director
Marketing Strategies

Think Like a Company's Marketing Director

To expand your agency's sphere of influence, view things from the perspective of your client.
Gabrey Means and Cassie Hughes
5 Things You Must Do When Entering Into a 50/50 Partnership
Co-founders

5 Things You Must Do When Entering Into a 50/50 Partnership

Often entrepreneurs need another individual to help found (and run) a company. And while two minds are better than one, these two minds need to be on the same page.
Will Caldwell
Branding

A Guide to 3 Brand Partnerships That Jumpstart Your Startup

Few startups have the time or money for painstakingly building needed brand awareness. Strategic partnerships can speed the process.
Megha Desai
Looking for a Partner? Learn These 8 Essentials First.
Partnerships

Looking for a Partner? Learn These 8 Essentials First.

First, figure out why you're taking a partner, then work out these details how you will do so.
Doug and Polly White
How a Smaller Franchise Partnered With a Billion-Dollar Brand on the Flamin' Hot Cheetos Burrito
Franchise

How a Smaller Franchise Partnered With a Billion-Dollar Brand on the Flamin' Hot Cheetos Burrito

Taco John's is hardly as big as Taco Bell, but it landed a big-name partner in burrito making.
Kate Taylor
How to Rekindle The Flame...With Your Business Partner
Partnering

How to Rekindle The Flame...With Your Business Partner

When you are in business with a partner and, for better or worse, that can seem like a marriage. Here's how to keep the flame burning.
Lindsay Broder