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Why There Aren't More Entrepreneurs
Entrepreneurship

Why There Aren't More Entrepreneurs

If there's one thing every entrepreneur needs to be successful, it's the courage to confront the challenges that threaten to derail us and persevere.
Steve Tobak
5 Million-Dollar Home-Based Business Ideas You Can Use Today
Home-based Business

5 Million-Dollar Home-Based Business Ideas You Can Use Today

Teach an online course. Write an ebook. Conceive a product you yourself need. The ideas are out there. Get started!
Rahul Varshneya
Is Craft Beer as Close to a Sure Thing as an Entrepreneur Can Get?
Craft breweries

Is Craft Beer as Close to a Sure Thing as an Entrepreneur Can Get?

The benefits and drawbacks of starting a craft brewery explained
The 4 Qualities That Inventors or Entrepreneurs Should Look for in a Partner
Partnerships

The 4 Qualities That Inventors or Entrepreneurs Should Look for in a Partner

Rarely does one person fill both roles. To present an innovative solution to the market and build a profitable business, you need a team.
Martin Zwilling
5 Traits of the Most Productive Startup Teams
Productivity

5 Traits of the Most Productive Startup Teams

Building a team to successfully bring that crucial first product to market requires intuition, common sense and patience.
Larry Alton
This Ex-Apple Engineer Just Launched a Furniture Company to Take On IKEA
Starting a Business

This Ex-Apple Engineer Just Launched a Furniture Company to Take On IKEA

Campaign founder Brad Sewell is hoping his company's no-tools-necessary, free shipping approach will fill a gap in the furniture market.
Nina Zipkin
5 Ways to Go From a Full-Time Job to a Full-Time Startup
Entrepreneurship

5 Ways to Go From a Full-Time Job to a Full-Time Startup

It's time. But exactly how do you move on to entrepreneurship full time?
Terri Liselle
The 4 Most Important Things to Know Before Doing Business Online in India
India

The 4 Most Important Things to Know Before Doing Business Online in India

Hosting isn't local. Apps are behind. And only 8 percent of Indians have smartphones. But India still offers an exciting market for future success.
Kyle York
5 Mantras That Successful Entrepreneurs Share
Success Strategies

5 Mantras That Successful Entrepreneurs Share

If half of businesses fail in the first five years, what are the other half doing right and what can entrepreneurs learn from them?
Sara Varni
The Basics of How I Built a Seven-Figure Business Without Employees
Starting a Business

The Basics of How I Built a Seven-Figure Business Without Employees

This three-step process won't land you on the covers of national magazines, but that's not the point.
Adam Callinan
The Ultimate PR Cheat Sheet: Creating a Strategy, Crafting a Press Release and Handling the Media
Starting a Business

The Ultimate PR Cheat Sheet: Creating a Strategy, Crafting a Press Release and Handling the Media

Getting publicity isn't that hard if you follow the steps in our smart publicity guide.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
How to Make the Jump From Employee to Entrepreneur in 5 Steps
Starting a Business

How to Make the Jump From Employee to Entrepreneur in 5 Steps

How can you stop being a cog in someone else's machine and venture out into the world of entrepreneurship?
Geoff Woods
6 Questions to Answer Before Deciding You Can't Stand Your Job Another Day
Starting a Business

6 Questions to Answer Before Deciding You Can't Stand Your Job Another Day

For entrepreneurs who don't plan realistically there is phase called 'broke' that follows the euphoria of quitting a day job.
Kimanzi Constable
6 Reasons to Reconsider Your Planned Corporate Escape
Entrepreneurship

6 Reasons to Reconsider Your Planned Corporate Escape

Jumping randomly from one bad situation to another is not very smart. You have to be prepared to commit to a lifestyle.
Martin Zwilling