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How to Determine the Goals and Objectives of Your Business Plan
Business Plans

How to Determine the Goals and Objectives of Your Business Plan

A business plan is only as good as the goals and objectives it outlines. Here's how to determine what those are.
How Doing the Simple Startup Math Helps Avoid Overwhelm
Starting a Business

How Doing the Simple Startup Math Helps Avoid Overwhelm

Getting a handle on your basic numbers makes goals less abstract and keeps perspective on your progress.
Nathan Resnick
Build a Million-Dollar Startup On a One-Year Deadline
Starting a Business

Build a Million-Dollar Startup On a One-Year Deadline

Aiming to grow a million-dollar company is possible. But you must start with these steps.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Before You Bring a Co-Founder on Board, Ask These 5 Questions
Ask the Expert

Before You Bring a Co-Founder on Board, Ask These 5 Questions

Our expert this week discusses how entrepreneurs can test out a potential partner before going all in.
Tom Gimbel
What to Include in Your Business Plan
Business Plans

What to Include in Your Business Plan

Here's what your business plan should contain, how long it should be and what it should look like.
Why a Personal Brand Is a Matter of Personal Preference
Personal Branding

Why a Personal Brand Is a Matter of Personal Preference

Three entrepreneurs share their thoughts on exactly how necessary a personal brand is and how you create one.
Carly Okyle
Want to Quit Your Day Job and Work Less?
Business Circle

Want to Quit Your Day Job and Work Less?

The journey to your dream starts with these three simple things you can do today.
Matthew Toren
Product Hunt Thrives As a Startup Showcasing Startups
Alleynyc

Product Hunt Thrives As a Startup Showcasing Startups

Product Hunt is blowing up right now. We talked to founder Ryan Hoover to find out why.
Jason Saltzman
5 Steps to Build a Million-Dollar Business in One Year
Starting a Business

5 Steps to Build a Million-Dollar Business in One Year

Plenty of businesses have achieved this goal, and you can too.
Sujan Patel
This Surprising Trick Can Simplify Payroll
Ready to Launch

This Surprising Trick Can Simplify Payroll

Learn the Kohler Payroll Matrix to make salaries easy to calculate.
Carly Okyle
Why Quitting a Great Job Was the Best Decision
Entrepreneur Mindset

Why Quitting a Great Job Was the Best Decision

I decided to start my own company. Here's what I learned.
For Your Startup to Thrive, You Need to Build Value for More Than Just Customers
Startup Basics

For Your Startup to Thrive, You Need to Build Value for More Than Just Customers

Aim to provide substantial value to multiple other parties involved in the life cycle of your business.
Adam Callinan
Turns Out Apple Didn't Start in a Garage After All
Apple

Turns Out Apple Didn't Start in a Garage After All

Steve Wozniak shatters the myth of Apple as a garage company. Not that it matters much.
Ray Hennessey
3 Dominant Ad-Tech Companies Share the Secrets of Their Success
Starting a Business

3 Dominant Ad-Tech Companies Share the Secrets of Their Success

How did these startups grow from tiny teams working in closet offices to multi-million dollar companies with more than 100 employees?
Zach Cutler