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Because Running a Business Is 'Ruff': 5 Lessons From Entrepreneurs in the Pet Industry
Running a business

Because Running a Business Is 'Ruff': 5 Lessons From Entrepreneurs in the Pet Industry

From hiring the right people, to having the patience of a saint, here are some words of wisdom from vendors at the Westminster Dog Show.
Wendy Frink
The 5 Commandments of Running a Successful Business With Your Spouse
Spouses

The 5 Commandments of Running a Successful Business With Your Spouse

Being an entrepreneur comes with a unique set of challenges but running your business jointly with your spouse can take that to a whole different level.
David and Carrie McKeegan
8 Lessons for Entrepreneurs That 'The Celebrity Apprentice' Emphasizes
Lessons

8 Lessons for Entrepreneurs That 'The Celebrity Apprentice' Emphasizes

Current contestant Brandi Glanville on the Donald Trump-hosted show shows insights that apply to running any kind of business.
Jonathan Long
What's the One Task Most Small-Business Owners Loathe?
Accounting

What's the One Task Most Small-Business Owners Loathe?

The more time that owners spent running their businesses, the more they loathed this task.
Mike Kappel
Human Resources

17 Great HR Resources for Entrepreneurs

All of these tools can help you effectively manage your HR needs, giving you the time needed to focus on what you do best.
Sujan Patel
7 Failures Every Entrepreneur Must Eventually Face
Failure

7 Failures Every Entrepreneur Must Eventually Face

As you develop yourself as a business owner and work to achieve your goals, you'll inevitably experience these setbacks.
Jayson DeMers
4 Things Every Small-Business Owner Can Do to Finish 2014 Strong
Running a business

4 Things Every Small-Business Owner Can Do to Finish 2014 Strong

You may be in your busiest time of the year now, but it's wise to start preparing for the new year.
Dawn Fotopulos
5 Secrets to Running a Successful Wholesale Distribution Business
Wholesale Business

5 Secrets to Running a Successful Wholesale Distribution Business

The pros chime in with expert advice on what you should do -- and what you shouldn't -- in order to succeed in this competitive industry.
Always Deliver More, in Business and Life, With These 3 Principles
Entrepreneur Mindset

Always Deliver More, in Business and Life, With These 3 Principles

Make 'more' your mantra to wow your clients and delight your customers.
Matthew Toren
8 Ways to Run Your Business Like a Fitness Boot Camp
Fitness Businesses

8 Ways to Run Your Business Like a Fitness Boot Camp

An inside look at performance apparel brand Athletic Recon.
Bryan Elliott
5 Questions Struggling Entrepreneurs Must Ask Before Taking a Job
Employment Issues

5 Questions Struggling Entrepreneurs Must Ask Before Taking a Job

When your dream of self-employment is threatened, when should you suck it up and work for someone else?
Lisa M. Blacker
Small-Business Owners Who Aren't Experts in Their Fields Will End Up Paying a Hefty Price
Running a business

Small-Business Owners Who Aren't Experts in Their Fields Will End Up Paying a Hefty Price

If you want to stay relevant, much less open, you should know your product or service in and out, and make sure you employees are well trained.
Jim Joseph
Tracking This Metric Will Give You Vital Perspectives on Your Business
Finance

Tracking This Metric Will Give You Vital Perspectives on Your Business

With your revenue and costs of goods/services, you can adjust prices or fill holes.
Doug and Polly White