SC Getting Started http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/sc-getting-started The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on SC Getting Started en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231748 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231748 Will Caldwell When it comes to getting the word out about your business, startups need this one skill to get noticed. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230911 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230911 Adam Toren 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230718 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230718 Laura Entis Novelty is often met with resistance. Here's how thought leaders like Steve Jobs were able to use rejection to fuel creative brilliance. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230693 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230693 Steve Tobak 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230604 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230604 Avishai Abrahami Wix chief executive talks about life at a startup on the way to a big milestone. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228708 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228708 Logan Kugler Thanks to cloud computing, you can be in business faster than it takes for the cable company to install your internet connection. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229480 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229480 Tim Berry If you think you can just hire someone else to do the dirty work of writing your business plan, think again. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228728 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228728 Stephen Key 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. 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/226325 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/226325 Teri Evans Shark Tank star and angel investor Barbara Corcoran on how she deals with her own inner critic. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225956 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225956 Grant Davis There will never be a "perfect" time to start your business, so why not start now? 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225938 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225938 Katherine Duncan Why you should consider building an advisory team alongside your business plan -- and how to get started. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/225925 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/225925 Teri Evans What you can learn from the most successful entrepreneurs when faced with these common startup challenges. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225395 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225395 Jane Porter A quick guide to finding a legal professional that is the right fit for your business. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225514 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225514 Jane Porter 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.