Starting a Business
News and Articles About Starting a Business
Quitting your job to launch your own business can be a hard pill for your company to swallow, particularly if your company is in the same industry. Here's some advice.
Many of us yearn to run our own businesses. Here are the six questions to ask to decide if it is for you.
Think the 'me' generation is spoiled, conceited and obsessed with themselves? Well, those may be good traits to have in the entrepreneurial world
When you have a product in a new field, you have to convince customers to try something new while staying financially afloat.
Take a look at this infographic for tips on how to write a great business plan.
For Jackie Martinez, Elements Massage has evolved from an outlet for her stress to an hourly job to her very own franchise.
Startup mythology is rooted in dorm-room meet cute stories, but some entrepreneurs are determined to seek out their perfect co-founder online.
Contrary to what many believe, startups do not need to nab funding to make it. Still to be a successful company, an entrepreneur needs to have a solid foundation. Here are five tips on how to do it.
With dissatisfying careers and back-to-back layoffs, many people are choosing to take control of their personal and professional future by exploring franchise opportunities. Consider these five tips when looking at franchises.
The founders of hugely successful beauty-subscription service Birchbox find strength in not having all the answers. For our series If I Knew Then, here are a few lessons and pieces of advice from Hayley Barna and Katia Beauchamp.
A new report from the Kauffman Foundation shows that the slowdown in the U.S. high-tech entrepreneurship sector goes beyond the recent effects of the Great Recession.
There are pros and cons of launching a company that delivers goods to customers on a recurring schedule.
There is a dark underside to owning a business that we don't like to talk about, but we need to understand.
Terry and Lisa Jeffers wanted a franchise that combined heart and business. Here's what you can learn about mixing marriage and franchising from this power couple.
Often entrepreneurs think they need to completely disrupt an industry to land success. This couldn't be further from the truth.
Launching your company is only the first step. Figuring out how to nab customers is the tricky part. Here are a few ways to get your first client on board.
If people are willing to open their wallets, that's invaluable information for investors.
With some decisions, it's better to not decide-- yet.
When Bill Zolper opened a b.Good franchise, his years studying entrepreneurship were put to the test.
If you want to be successful, you have to learn to see things from different perspectives and become a multidimensional thinker.
We hear so much about how millennials want to run their own businesses. But recent data suggest the opposite is true.
In his new book Smart People Should Build Things, the founder of Venture of America Andrew Yang offers up advice on how aspiring entrepreneurs can begin getting their startup dream off the ground.
Not everyone has the personality to be a franchisee. Here's what you should know before you make the jump.
It's a fact that the journey for entrepreneurs is full of unknowns. And while many founders are encouraged to pave their own innovative path, there are a few scenarios when seeking advice is a must.
Seed funding often gives a company more opportunities to fail, not succeed.