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The Magic Words Customers Want to Hear
Starting a Business

The Magic Words Customers Want to Hear

These words and phrases to show customers how important they are to you and your business.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
6 Tips to Build a Business That Will Last Decades
Starting a Business

6 Tips to Build a Business That Will Last Decades

The founder of 50-year-old Crown Worldwide discusses the fundamentals that helped keep the company growing since its founding in 1965.
Jim Thompson
Why You Might Want to Start Your Business Overseas
Growth Matters

Why You Might Want to Start Your Business Overseas

Foreign programs are funding a new breed of expats.
Michelle Goodman
Jolt Yourself Out of Your Routine. That Billion-Dollar Business Idea Could Be Waiting.
Inspiration

Jolt Yourself Out of Your Routine. That Billion-Dollar Business Idea Could Be Waiting.

Jason Silva, host of the Emmy-nominated show 'Brain Games,' discusses the benefits of stepping outside of your everyday routine.
Catherine Clifford
Your New Brand Should Be an Extension of Yourself
Branding

Your New Brand Should Be an Extension of Yourself

As an entrepreneur, you will no doubt be handling the shape of your company's brand. So where better to start than with you?
Greg Shugar
Why Boomers Might Be the Breakout Stars of Entrepreneurship (Infographic)
Infographics

Why Boomers Might Be the Breakout Stars of Entrepreneurship (Infographic)

Many of the individuals born 1946 to 1964 are gearing up to launch a business of their own.
Catherine Clifford
The Case For and Against Millennials as the Greatest Entrepreneurial Generation (Infographic)
Infographics

The Case For and Against Millennials as the Greatest Entrepreneurial Generation (Infographic)

A look at the factors influencing the generation born between 1981 and 1997.
Catherine Clifford
10 Steps to Finding the Right Co-founder
Co-founders

10 Steps to Finding the Right Co-founder

Two heads are always better than one in a startup. The challenge is how to find that elusive perfect-fit partner.
Martin Zwilling
How One Company's Light Bulb Moment Improved Skateboard Safety
Wacky Business Ideas

How One Company's Light Bulb Moment Improved Skateboard Safety

Skateboarders stay safe with customizable adhesive lights.
Michelle Goodman
Can You Face the 6 Hard Truths of Entrepreneurship?
Failure

Can You Face the 6 Hard Truths of Entrepreneurship?

You should first examine your ability to handle uncertainty and, yes, failure.
Eran Dror
The 5 Best Pitch Tactics I Heard as an Angel Investor
Pitching investors

The 5 Best Pitch Tactics I Heard as an Angel Investor

The best pitches tend to incorporate these elements.
Zeynep Ilgaz
How FeverSmart Is Heating Up Mobile Health Care
GrowthCon

How FeverSmart Is Heating Up Mobile Health Care

College student Aaron Goldstein reflects on how he founded his company and where he wants to take it next.
Carly Okyle
Get Some Real Advice For God's Sake
Advice

Get Some Real Advice For God's Sake

Always seek advice from those who've been in the same boat as you and successfully navigated those treacherous waters.
Steve Tobak
When Are You Actually Ready to Launch a Startup?
Startups

When Are You Actually Ready to Launch a Startup?

How about 10 years, the time you'll need to gain expertise in your industry
Peter S. Cohan