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6 Ways to Turn Your Blog Into a Money Maker

6 Ways to Turn Your Blog Into a Money Maker

From selling display ad space to merchandising, a look at some of the ways you can generate revenue through your blog.
Weighing a Rollout of Benefits for Employees? 4 Tips for Startups to Consider

Weighing a Rollout of Benefits for Employees? 4 Tips for Startups to Consider

Health insurance may not end up being as costly as you anticipate. Only 28 percent of small companies (with fewer than 10 workers) offer it.
You've Got a Blog. Now, Get Readers.

You've Got a Blog. Now, Get Readers.

Attracting thousands of readers may seem like a daunting task, but itÂ’s a manageable one if you follow these tips.
Key to a Successful Business? Simplify, Simplify AND Simplify.

Key to a Successful Business? Simplify, Simplify AND Simplify.

Often entrepreneurs looking to scale a business end up making their ventures too complicated, resulting in a once successful company going down the drain. Here are a few insights on the importance of keeping it simple.
7 Myths of Developing Mobile Apps

7 Myths of Developing Mobile Apps

First-time developers should know what to expect as they attempt to build a product and gain traction.
The Do's and Don'ts of Writing a Blog

The Do's and Don'ts of Writing a Blog

There are two ways to get blog content: write it yourself or get other writers to contribute. Learn how to do both.
Operating in a Crowded Market? Here's How to Shine.

Operating in a Crowded Market? Here's How to Shine.

Focus on these six ways to ensure that your new company will distinguish itself.
Think You're Too Old to Be An Entrepreneur? Think Again. (Infographic)

Think You're Too Old to Be An Entrepreneur? Think Again. (Infographic)

There's a lot of focus on people who start their own businesses in college, but many successful entrepreneurs start their own businesses after years of work experience. Check out these blockbuster entrepreneurs who struck out on their own in their 30s, 40s and 50s.
How to Choose a Profitable Topic for Your Blog

How to Choose a Profitable Topic for Your Blog

Your blog can make or break you. Follow these tips for finding a money-generating topic you like.
5 Surprising Realities of Legal Weed

5 Surprising Realities of Legal Weed

The demand for legal marijuana, which has outstripped many lofty expectations, isn't the only thing small-business owners in the pot gold rush are surprised about.
Why College Students Need to Be Entrepreneurial With Their Careers

Why College Students Need to Be Entrepreneurial With Their Careers

Here are five ways students can think more like an entrepreneur, and how doing so can improve your chances for professional success.
6 Strategies for Launching a Successful Blog

6 Strategies for Launching a Successful Blog

How to create a blog that pleases readers, attracts traffic and brings in the money you need to make it a profitable venture.
With as Little as $500, These Entrepreneurs Created Multimillion-Dollar Businesses. Learn Their Secrets.

With as Little as $500, These Entrepreneurs Created Multimillion-Dollar Businesses. Learn Their Secrets.

Don't let a lack of cash stop a good business idea from succeeding.
Richard Branson on Learning by Doing

Richard Branson on Learning by Doing

Curiosity, an open-mind and a can-do attitude are just as important as experience.
Nailing Down the Perfect Price Point

Nailing Down the Perfect Price Point

For your startup to stay in the game, you need to offer a product or service at a price point that can provide enough revenue for your company to stay afloat.
50 Signs You Might Be an Entrepreneur

50 Signs You Might Be an Entrepreneur

Peruse this list to find out if your temperament and traits indicate you're the type to mastermind a startup.
Your Mission Statement May Be Utterly Useless or a Gold Mine

Your Mission Statement May Be Utterly Useless or a Gold Mine

Make yours meaningful by defining goals and specific strategies for customers, the enterprise and owners. Or skip one if there's no business purpose for it.
Want to Succeed at a Startup? Focus on These 5 Qualities.

Want to Succeed at a Startup? Focus on These 5 Qualities.

Startups need passionate employees who will help drive growth. Here's how to impress founders and earn your place.
How an Ordinary Person Can Create Extraordinary Change

How an Ordinary Person Can Create Extraordinary Change

In this podcast, one social entrepreneur shares his incredible startup story.
How to Avoid Trademark Infringement

How to Avoid Trademark Infringement

Infringing on someone else's trademark is no laughing matter. Attorney Doug Wolf offers up advice on what entrepreneurs need to know about trademark infringement.
In New Orleans, 'Tis the Season for Startups

In New Orleans, 'Tis the Season for Startups

With New Orleans Entrepreneur Week underway, the event's co-founder discusses the state of small business in the Big Easy.
10 Questions CFOs Should Ask Their Controllers

10 Questions CFOs Should Ask Their Controllers

Understand your accounting department's methods and foster a process to improve efficiency, transparency and solid reporting.
Crafting a Mission Statement That You'll Remember

Crafting a Mission Statement That You'll Remember

The key is for you to set goals like it's really your business; then use them as a yardstick for to measure everything your startup does.
When Entrepreneurs Should Be Concerned About Copyrighting and Trademarking

When Entrepreneurs Should Be Concerned About Copyrighting and Trademarking

Dealing with legalities like copyright and trademarks can be a confusing (and costly) matter for entrepreneurs. Our expert attorney Doug Wolf provides some insight into this gray area.
Ready to Hang Out a Shingle in the Brave New World of Online Retail?

Ready to Hang Out a Shingle in the Brave New World of Online Retail?

New ecommerce firms need to scope out a strategy to lure customers over their virtual thresholds.
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