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5 Myths -- and 1 Really Big Truth -- About Being an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneur Mindset

5 Myths -- and 1 Really Big Truth -- About Being an Entrepreneur

Think you're ready to own a business? Are you sure?
Carol Roth
5 Tough Choices You'll Face as an Entrepreneur
Starting a Business

5 Tough Choices You'll Face as an Entrepreneur

As a business owner, you are singularly responsible for making all the decisions.
Jayson DeMers
The Startup Experience, Ready for Its Close Up
Starting a Business

The Startup Experience, Ready for Its Close Up

Wall Street Startups was one entrepreneur's dream to follow the struggles of other startup founders in New York.
Duncan Schieb
How Wantrepreneurs Become Entrepreneurs
Entrepreneurship

How Wantrepreneurs Become Entrepreneurs

The key to becoming successful at anything – your job, your career, or your own business – is not rocket science.
Steve Tobak
7 Simple Ways to Start Your Dream Business Today
Startup Basics

7 Simple Ways to Start Your Dream Business Today

Stop procrastinating and begin living the life you want.
Andrew Medal
Inventing a Small Improvement to an Existing Idea Is All It Takes
Ideas

Inventing a Small Improvement to an Existing Idea Is All It Takes

A simple thing I came up with while doing something I love continued to sell for a decade.
Stephen Key
5 Business Truths I Wish Someone Had Told Me 5 Years Ago
Startups

5 Business Truths I Wish Someone Had Told Me 5 Years Ago

Advice to help you and your startup get ahead -- fast.
William Vanderbloemen
When You Shouldn't Follow Your Heart
Startup Basics

When You Shouldn't Follow Your Heart

You can't always follow your heart, but don't give up on it. Where passion and pragmatism meet, great things happen.
Ryan Holmes
Schooled: 3 Big Lessons Learned From Undergrad Entrepreneurs
Startup Basics

Schooled: 3 Big Lessons Learned From Undergrad Entrepreneurs

A global business competition is fertile ground for startup best-practices.
Aneil Mishra
6 Reasons to Update Your Business Plan
Business Plans

6 Reasons to Update Your Business Plan

Revise your business plan so it grows with your company and your goals.
Nina Zipkin
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Should You Structure Your Business as a Nonprofit?
Starting a Business

Should You Structure Your Business as a Nonprofit?

Discover the pros and cons of structuring your new business as a nonprofit.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
The Lessons Uber, WhatsApp, Amazon and Apple Have Taught Us About Disruption
technology innovation

The Lessons Uber, WhatsApp, Amazon and Apple Have Taught Us About Disruption

They've solved problems. They've innovated. They've piggybacked on existing disruptors to be the powerhouses they are today.
Steve Cook
What Adults Can Learn From Teenage Ecommerce Entrepreneurs
Young Entrepreneurs

What Adults Can Learn From Teenage Ecommerce Entrepreneurs

These bright young entrepreneurs are not only learning the skills it takes to start a business, but also offering up some sage advice along the way that we can all take a moment to learn from.
Why Moving Your Startup Offshore Can Quadruple the Length of Your 'Runway'
Overseas

Why Moving Your Startup Offshore Can Quadruple the Length of Your 'Runway'

Southeast Asia? Eastern Europe? Australia? There's a lot of money to be saved by packing your bags.
Josiah Humphrey