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There's Now a Crowdfunding Campaign for a Permanent Cat Café in NYC
Crowdfunding

There's Now a Crowdfunding Campaign for a Permanent Cat Café in NYC

Good news for cat lovers: a cat sanctuary and tea house is trying to open in NYC, if it can raise $65,000 in startup funds.
Kate Taylor
How to Make Your Cash and the Investor's Patience Last Until You're Profitable
Cash Flow

How to Make Your Cash and the Investor's Patience Last Until You're Profitable

Ask investors for more than you think you need, because you're probably optimistic, and spend slower than you planned, because you're a realist.
Martin Zwilling
Shark Tank Star Daymond John Says Never Make This Common Mistake When Pitching Investors
Shark Tank

Shark Tank Star Daymond John Says Never Make This Common Mistake When Pitching Investors

If you don't come clean, you might not come away with investors' money, the celebrity branding expert says.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Protect Your Business Name: Tips on How to Secure a Trademark (Infographic)
Infographics

Protect Your Business Name: Tips on How to Secure a Trademark (Infographic)

By registering your business name and logo with the United States Patent and Trademark office, you can legally protect your brand.
Catherine Clifford
Thank You for Your Service - 4 Business Funding Programs for Veterans
Veteran Entrepreneurs

Thank You for Your Service - 4 Business Funding Programs for Veterans

A grateful nation gives its warriors at least a bit of help making the transition from military life to launching their own businesses.
Kedma Ough
5 Things to Do Before Saying 'I Do' to a Business Partner
Co-founders

5 Things to Do Before Saying 'I Do' to a Business Partner

When you meet a potential partner your personalities may click and your goals may be identical, but to have a successful relationship, clarity is key.
Deborah Mitchell
5 Effective Hiring Tips for Early-Stage Startups
Hiring

5 Effective Hiring Tips for Early-Stage Startups

Be nimble in your recruiting efforts even when the competition might have greater resources.
Firas Kittaneh
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Choose the Best Location for Your Hair Salon and Day Spa
Beauty Businesses

Choose the Best Location for Your Hair Salon and Day Spa

If you've never owned a retail business before, these tips will help choose the best location and type of building in which to situate your new business.
Entrepreneurship Doesn't Cause Per-Capita Income Growth
Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship Doesn't Cause Per-Capita Income Growth

The data suggest that rising wealth depresses business formation.
Scott Shane
Why Students Absolutely Should Create Startups
Young Entrepreneurs

Why Students Absolutely Should Create Startups

It's certainly not a smooth path, it's not the easy option. For some, it may never work out. But there are upsides to doing a startup.
Joel Gascoigne
How to Turn Millennial Staffers Into a Competitive Advantage
Millennials

How to Turn Millennial Staffers Into a Competitive Advantage

Hiring Gen Y workers? Tap into their strengths.
Jesse Torres
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Starting a Business? Issues You've Likely Overlooked
Straight Talk

Starting a Business? Issues You've Likely Overlooked

Know the nuts and bolts of the options you're considering.
Linda Lacina
Watch Our Live Stream of Barbara Corcoran at Entrepreneur's Exclusive Entrepreneurship Event
Ready to Launch

Watch Our Live Stream of Barbara Corcoran at Entrepreneur's Exclusive Entrepreneurship Event

Special event breaks down what new companies need to know for a successful launch.
Linda Lacina