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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
6 Global Alternative Cities to Silicon Valley to Start Your Company
Location

6 Global Alternative Cities to Silicon Valley to Start Your Company

Silicon Valley is the gold standard for launching startups, but it's not all rainbows and unicorns. Here is a snapshot of other hubs to inspire you to look elsewhere.
Josh Steimle
8 Common Elevator Pitch Blunders, and How to Fix Them
Pitching investors

8 Common Elevator Pitch Blunders, and How to Fix Them

The better you understand what makes an effective elevator pitch, the more likely you will attract investors and customers.
Martin Zwilling
4 Crucial Steps for Creating a Profitable Online Business
Online Business

4 Crucial Steps for Creating a Profitable Online Business

There's more to your website than just setting it up -- follow these steps to maximize your profitability.
Adam Toren
How to Create a Budget for Your Startup
Starting a Business

How to Create a Budget for Your Startup

Failing to plan financially might mean you're unknowingly planning to fail. Learn how to develop short- and long-range plans to control your cash flow.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.