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Don't Let Too Much of a Good Thing Crash Your Startup
Managing Inventory

Don't Let Too Much of a Good Thing Crash Your Startup

Startups dream of instant success but an inability to meet demand for a wildly popular product can bring a young company to crisis.
Zeynep Ilgaz
6 Tips for Successfully Splitting Equity in Your Startup
Equity

6 Tips for Successfully Splitting Equity in Your Startup

Hurt feelings and burnt bridges may result, so tread carefully.
Drew Hendricks
5 Emerging Tech Hubs From Around the World
Cities

5 Emerging Tech Hubs From Around the World

Although these cities aren't renowned for their clusters of hopeful tech entrepreneurs, they hold new opportunities for those looking to get in the startup game.
Zach Cutler
Meet Some of the Most Promising New York City Startups
Alleynyc

Meet Some of the Most Promising New York City Startups

Techstars just held its Winter 2015 NYC Demo Day, and the companies presenting were all amazing.
Jason Saltzman
Why Your Startup Needs to Be Data Mature From the Beginning
Data Analysis

Why Your Startup Needs to Be Data Mature From the Beginning

Data-driven decision making is fundamentally important. Startups make a mistake thinking it is a capacity they can wait to develop.
Asha Saxena
The Happiest People Know Their 'Flow State.' What's Yours?
Inspiration

The Happiest People Know Their 'Flow State.' What's Yours?

'Brain Games' host Jason Silva explains the importance of recognizing those moments when you're truly satisfied by whatever it is you're doing.
Catherine Clifford
6 Franchise Coach Myths, Debunked
Franchisees

6 Franchise Coach Myths, Debunked

Quality coaches are good listeners, and they don't prey on your emotions.
Rick Bisio
Start a Podcast That Attracts Thousands of Listeners in Just 5 Simple Steps
Podcasts

Start a Podcast That Attracts Thousands of Listeners in Just 5 Simple Steps

It's not easy, and it takes a lot of work -- but there are huge benefits that can come from doing it right.
Jon Nastor
5 Ways to Know If Your Business Idea Is Brilliant or a Bust
Feedback

5 Ways to Know If Your Business Idea Is Brilliant or a Bust

No matter how great the concept, you need real-world feedback to see if your startup will fly. Here's how to get it.
The 7 Elements of a Strong Business Model
Business Model

The 7 Elements of a Strong Business Model

Envisioning the many moving parts of a functioning business is the first step to success.
Larry Alton
Dear Younger Me: 4 Smart Things That Would Have Changed My Small Business Life
Starting a Business

Dear Younger Me: 4 Smart Things That Would Have Changed My Small Business Life

"Never, never, never give up" is a good place to start.
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Why Small Business Is Personal -- Not Local
Small Businesses

Why Small Business Is Personal -- Not Local

In this global economy, success has no boundaries or geographical limitations -- no matter how small or large your company.
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10 Simple Steps for Starting a Business Today
Starting a Business

10 Simple Steps for Starting a Business Today

Don't wait -- get going with these relatively easy instructions.
Adam Toren
3 Vital Things to Consider Before Starting a Business
Starting a Business

3 Vital Things to Consider Before Starting a Business

So you have the qualities needed to be an entrepreneur. But before you charge headlong into your own venture, think these issues through.
Doug and Polly White