SC Getting Started The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on SC Getting Started en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:30:00 GMT The One Basic Skill Every Startup CEO Needs When it comes to getting the word out about your business, startups need this one skill to get noticed. Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:30:00 GMT Will Caldwell The 9 P's to Prepare for Pitching Panic Pitching to investors is part of the game. Yet, for many entrepreneurs getting up and presenting your idea can be downright petrifying. Here are a few tips on how to get through the presentation and seal the deal. Mon, 27 Jan 2014 15:30:00 GMT Adam Toren How to Turn Negativity Into Creativity Novelty is often met with resistance. Here's how thought leaders like Steve Jobs were able to use rejection to fuel creative brilliance. Fri, 10 Jan 2014 13:30:00 GMT Laura Entis 5 Steps to Conquering Public-Speaking Anxiety People most likely to suffer from speaking anxiety are those who care most about their careers. The reason is that overachievers are highly aware of the importance of presentation skills in climbing the corporate ladder and becoming successful. Wed, 08 Jan 2014 15:30:00 GMT Steve Tobak 4 Lessons I Wish I Learned Before Going Public Wix chief executive talks about life at a startup on the way to a big milestone. Mon, 06 Jan 2014 16:30:00 GMT Avishai Abrahami How to Get Your Startup's Technology Up and Running Today Thanks to cloud computing, you can be in business faster than it takes for the cable company to install your internet connection. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 15:00:00 GMT Logan Kugler The Worst Business Plan Mistake Entrepreneurs Make If you think you can just hire someone else to do the dirty work of writing your business plan, think again. Thu, 17 Oct 2013 11:30:00 GMT Tim Berry 5 Places Your Great Ideas Are Hiding And How to Set Them Free Business ideas are buzzing all around you. It's just a matter of knowing where to look and how to uncover them. Here are five places to start. Fri, 04 Oct 2013 10:00:00 GMT Stephen Key 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 Colleen DeBaise The Biggest Business Challenge: Your Insecurity? Shark Tank star and angel investor Barbara Corcoran on how she deals with her own inner critic. Tue, 09 Apr 2013 09:00:00 GMT Teri Evans How to Stop Making Excuses and Run With Your Business Idea There will never be a "perfect" time to start your business, so why not start now? Tue, 26 Mar 2013 08:30:00 GMT Grant Davis How to Build an Advisory Board Why you should consider building an advisory team alongside your business plan -- and how to get started. Mon, 11 Mar 2013 08:30:00 GMT Katherine Duncan Taking on Risk, Embracing Rejection and Other Startup Lessons From the Trenches What you can learn from the most successful entrepreneurs when faced with these common startup challenges. Tue, 26 Feb 2013 07:31:00 GMT Teri Evans 10 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Small-Business Attorney A quick guide to finding a legal professional that is the right fit for your business. Tue, 12 Feb 2013 03:00:00 GMT Jane Porter 10 Questions to Ask Yourself When Testing a Business Idea Need help trying to figure out if that great idea you're passionate about could become a successful business? Here's how to evaluate a potential winner. Mon, 04 Feb 2013 03:00:00 GMT Jane Porter