Starting a Business The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Starting a Business en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT You Might Be an Entrepreneur If You Meet These 3 Conditions These game changers have the right skills, the right process and the right heart. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Steve VanderVeen Steve Jobs' Pivotal Life Moments (Infographic) See the life of Apple's innovative, brilliant founder in a picture timeline. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:30:00 GMT Carly Okyle You Have A Great Idea For A Product, So Now What? Most entrepreneurs have lots of ideas but few of them are able to successfully execute that one idea that makes all the difference. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:00:00 GMT Thomas Oppong Start Your Own Freight Brokerage Business, 4th Edition Your Step-by-Step Guide to Success Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:30:00 GMT Entrepreneur Press and Jacquelyn Lynn Best Idea Ever, or Forget It? 7 Ways to Reality Check a Startup Concept. How does any entrepreneur know what ventures to pursue, and which ones are best left behind? Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:00:00 GMT Martin Zwilling Startups Are Giving the Bedroom a Makeover With traditional retailers merging and ecommerce startups growing quickly, this particular industry isn't getting much sleep these days. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT Gabrielle Karol What Makes Israel a Hotbed for Startups? According to estimates, the country is second to Silicon Valley for new companies. Here are three things that may be driving that. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:30:00 GMT Ron Yekutiel Validate Your Business Idea -- Quickly -- With These 5 Steps New product and service concepts are stifled by the process of taking them to market. If you can prove a demand, however, the next steps become much less intimidating. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:30:00 GMT Peter Gasca The Legacy of Communism Still Influences Beliefs About Entrepreneurship Twenty-five years years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the residents of former communist countries still tend to hold more negative views of entrepreneurship than their counterparts elsewhere. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:30:00 GMT Scott Shane 6 Tips to Keep in Mind When Hiring Your First Employees Beyond running through the usual interview questions, pick up on these clues to find ideal candidates for the job. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:15:00 GMT Jeffrey Hayzlett Use Social Media to Connect With Your Future Salon and Spa Clients How these 7 social networks can help you find clients and generate more sales Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:15:00 GMT Entrepreneur Press and Eileen Figure Sandlin 4 Steps to Launching a Mobile App Even If You Don't Know How to Build It You don't have to know how to build an app to get a good idea for one. Just add hiring developers to your launch check list. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:00:00 GMT Nathan Resnick 7 Key Steps Toward Starting Your Own Business ItÂ’s easy to become overwhelmed in the early stages of launching a company. Try these steps to guide you along the way. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:00:00 GMT Sujan Patel 6 Suggestions for an Aspiring Entrepreneur Based on what I've learned, here's some insight if you happen to be getting started along this road to starting a company of your own. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:30:00 GMT Joel Gascoigne These Schools Offer the Most Cash for Business Plan Competitions Having students engage in business plan competitions is an important component of any entrepreneurship program. These U.S. graduate level programs award the most cash. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 04:01:00 GMT The Princeton Review Staff How to Turn a Hobby Into a Career -- Without Regrets Hobbies can run up a big bill and take up a lot of time. So why not turn your hobby into a profitable business? Plenty of reasons. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:20:00 GMT Chris Morris Women Entrepreneurs Take the Stage During New York's Jazz Age These trailblazing business owners have much to teach their contemporary counterparts about taking risks and acting independently. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 20:15:00 GMT Donald Miller Is Entrepreneurship Education Weakening in America? Since 2009, fewer Americans say their schools encourage the development of entrepreneurial principles. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:45:00 GMT Scott Shane 4 Questions to Ask Before Taking the Entrepreneurial Plunge Starting and running your own business is one of the hardest things you can ever do. Make sure you're ready for the challenge. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT Adam Callinan Want to Start a PR Firm? Focus on These 4 Things First. Expert Sabrina Horn talks about the importance of gaining customers, keeping them happy and having proper procedures in place during the first few years of launching a PR firm. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:30:00 GMT Sabrina Horn