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The Best Career Advice I Didn't Take
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The Best Career Advice I Didn't Take

Security and stability? A role that offers a comfy perch? Pfff! Don't listen to those people!
Marty Fukuda
4 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Should Take Labor Day Off
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4 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Should Take Labor Day Off

Planning on skipping Labor Day fun to focus on your startup? Here are four reasons why you shouldn't.
Matthew Toren
5 Business Lessons From Billionaire Mentors
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5 Business Lessons From Billionaire Mentors

These are the basics, but to truly succeed, you need to blaze your own path, like Richard Branson and Mark Cuban did.
Charles Michael Yim
4 of Britain's Brightest Entrepreneurs Who Are Changing the Startup Landscape
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4 of Britain's Brightest Entrepreneurs Who Are Changing the Startup Landscape

Take a look across the Pond to find a new crop of exciting young go-getters.
Drew Hendricks
This Company Offers One-Stop Shopping For Artisanal Food
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This Company Offers One-Stop Shopping For Artisanal Food

Artizone lets the farmers market come to you.
Jodi Helmer
The 8 Key Rules of Starting the Business of Your Dreams on a Shoestring Budget
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The 8 Key Rules of Starting the Business of Your Dreams on a Shoestring Budget

The bad news is that many are already doing it, with competition growing, so the longer you wait, the less chance you have of getting there first.
Martin Zwilling
4 Ways to Find an Online Business for Sale
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4 Ways to Find an Online Business for Sale

Buying is a particularly attractive option, because a lot of the legwork is already done for you.
Thomas Smale
5 Reasons Why a Good Business Idea Is Never Enough to Succeed
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5 Reasons Why a Good Business Idea Is Never Enough to Succeed

Your idea may look great on paper, but boy oh boy do things change -- and they will.
Larry Alton
Beware of These 6 Assumptions in Your Startup
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Beware of These 6 Assumptions in Your Startup

No, you can't do it all alone. No, your startup isn't a business. No, your launch date isn't a certainty.
Peter Daisyme
The 4 Worst Tips I Got When I Started My Business
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The 4 Worst Tips I Got When I Started My Business

With so many people talking in your ear when launching a new venture, there's bound to be some bad advice. Ignore them for your own good.
Jess Ekstrom
4 of the Hottest Markets for Professionals Who Want to Teach and Train Others
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4 of the Hottest Markets for Professionals Who Want to Teach and Train Others

Not sure which market to target? Here are four smart choices for eLearning entrepreneurs.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Should You Extend Credit to Your Customers?
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Should You Extend Credit to Your Customers?

A too-lenient credit policy can break your business, while one that's too strict can scare customers away. Here's how to craft a credit policy that's just right.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
The Pros and Cons of Starting a Business While Working a Full-Time Job
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The Pros and Cons of Starting a Business While Working a Full-Time Job

Keeping your job while starting your own business is a way of hedging your bets, but there are drawbacks.
Jayson DeMers
How Real Leaders Make It Big
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How Real Leaders Make It Big

When you break it down, there really are just a handful of ways to be remarkably successful ... or so it would seem.
Steve Tobak