Starting a Business

The No. 1 Mistake Product Developers Make
Business Ideas

The No. 1 Mistake Product Developers Make

You may have just come up with a great idea, but it doesn't mean squat if you fall into this trap.
Stephen Key
Want to Be Happy? Pick a Startup Model to Match Your Motivation.
Motivation

Want to Be Happy? Pick a Startup Model to Match Your Motivation.

Picking the wrong one can be just as disastrous as being stuck in a cubicle at work.
Martin Zwilling
Clever Tips for Marketing Your Mobile Food Business
Startup Kit

Clever Tips for Marketing Your Mobile Food Business

Good food and service with a smile are imporĀ­tant, but if nobody knows you're serving, you're out of luck. Find out how to market and promote your mobile food business.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
5 Steps to Determine Your Ideal Niche Business Even in an Unfamiliar Market
Niche

5 Steps to Determine Your Ideal Niche Business Even in an Unfamiliar Market

First comes the desire to own a business, then comes the process of deciding which business. It is a learning process that requires patience and persistence.
Zeynep Ilgaz
5 Hiring Tips on Building a Team for Your Technical Product
startup hiring

5 Hiring Tips on Building a Team for Your Technical Product

Trust and complementary DNA are major assets.
Will Hayes
2 Perspectives From Harvard on Startup Leadership
Leadership

2 Perspectives From Harvard on Startup Leadership

Two graduates of the esteemed Harvard School of Business have divergent views on leadership principles.
Peter S. Cohan
Why Startups Should Consider 'The Bakery Model' When Starting Out
Revenue

Why Startups Should Consider 'The Bakery Model' When Starting Out

This strategy focuses more on generating revenue from the get-go, rather than relying on capital from outside investors.
Zeev Farbman
Not Every Creation or Passion Project Should Be a Business
Creativity

Not Every Creation or Passion Project Should Be a Business

Sometimes, the act of creation is enough.
Carol Roth
5 Fatal Startup Mistakes -- and How To Avoid Them
Mistakes

5 Fatal Startup Mistakes -- and How To Avoid Them

Where countless entrepreneurs find success, others have found failure. Here is why.
Scott Hansen
Which Business Structure Is Right for You?
Starting a Business

Which Business Structure Is Right for You?

Find out the essentials of the different legal business structures you can choose for your new business.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
The Best and Worst U.S. Cities to Launch a Business
Starting a Business

The Best and Worst U.S. Cities to Launch a Business

Your backyard could be the ideal place to start a new company.
Nina Zipkin
9 Common Mistakes Made by New Entrepreneurs
Mistakes

9 Common Mistakes Made by New Entrepreneurs

Just because mistakes are inevitable, it doesn't mean you have to make the same ones everyone else does.
Jayson DeMers
Here's What Happens to Investments on Shark Tank After the Cameras Stop Rolling
Shark Tank

Here's What Happens to Investments on Shark Tank After the Cameras Stop Rolling

Barbara Corcoran explains how -- and why -- some deals on the show go through while others fall apart.
How to Build a Successful Startup and Keep It Afloat
Startup Basics

How to Build a Successful Startup and Keep It Afloat

The business world is in a constant state of flux, and companies today need to be ready to weather unpredictable markets. Here's how.
Eric Dahan