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How Much Should You Pay Yourself as a Business Owner?
Starting a Business

How Much Should You Pay Yourself as a Business Owner?

Although you get to decide your own salary, determining the amount might be one of the toughest decisions you'll make.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
How We Started Our Brewery
Starting a Business

How We Started Our Brewery

This real-life startup story details what it really takes to get a craft brewing brand up and running.
9 Lessons in Entrepreneurship From Silicon Valley
Entrepreneurship

9 Lessons in Entrepreneurship From Silicon Valley

If you want to be great at something, learn from the experts. When it comes to startups, the experts are in the tech industry.
Steve Tobak
Are You Ready to Seek Funding? This 10-Point Checklist Will Decide.
Funding

Are You Ready to Seek Funding? This 10-Point Checklist Will Decide.

If you start seeking funding before you're ready, you could end up wasting your time and heading toward disappointment.
Jayson DeMers
4 Strategies as a Freelancer for Winning Better Clients
Freelancers

4 Strategies as a Freelancer for Winning Better Clients

Always, always think "long term."
Matt Keener
The 5 Best Business Mantras From 'Mr. Wonderful'
Shark Tank

The 5 Best Business Mantras From 'Mr. Wonderful'

I recently met with Kevin O'Leary, one of the judges on ABC's "Shark Tank," and came away with some memorable lessons.
Stacey Alcorn
The Unglamorous Truth About My First Year of Business
Starting a Business

The Unglamorous Truth About My First Year of Business

Sometimes you're better off not knowing what you're getting into.
Sarah Vermunt
5 'Starts' to Consider Before Starting Up Your Business
Starting a Business

5 'Starts' to Consider Before Starting Up Your Business

Taking the plunge into entrepreneurship requires courage to take that initial step, leave your comfort zone and try to find certainty in a world with anything but.
Jeff Boss
Running a Child-Care Service? How to Keep Kids Safe.
Starting a Business

Running a Child-Care Service? How to Keep Kids Safe.

How to deal effectively with some of the main safety issues you'll encounter in your child-care business.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
10 High-Paying Jobs You Can Do on the Side
Side Businesses

10 High-Paying Jobs You Can Do on the Side

Have free time you don't know what to do with? Trying to develop or hone a new skill? You should consider getting a side job.
5 Strategies I Used to Start and Grow a Successful Business With Only $200
Starting a Business

5 Strategies I Used to Start and Grow a Successful Business With Only $200

Don't let a limited budget stand in the way of what could be a successful business and rewarding career.
Zach Cutler
5 Hidden Dangers of a Stereotypical Startup Culture
Company Culture

5 Hidden Dangers of a Stereotypical Startup Culture

There's a certain type of office culture that has pervaded the public perception of startups, and it's starting to have a major impact.
Jayson DeMers
8 Steps for Nurturing a Winning Business Idea
Starting a Business

8 Steps for Nurturing a Winning Business Idea

Follow this plan to evolve a vague idea into a winning business.
Sujan Patel
The 5 Components of the Mindset That Will Let You Live Your Dream Life
Starting a Business

The 5 Components of the Mindset That Will Let You Live Your Dream Life

It takes more than action to find your version of success -- you need to master the mindset!
Matthew Toren