Starting a Business

14 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Quitting Your Job
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14 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Quitting Your Job

Are you ready to search for another job or follow your passion to start your own business? Like, really ready?
Don't Go With Your Gut. Let the Market Tell You What It Needs.
Starting a Business

Don't Go With Your Gut. Let the Market Tell You What It Needs.

Here are seven suggestions to get the valuable insight you need to make your business idea a likelier success.
Stephen Key
How to Hire the Right People for Your Child-Care Business
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How to Hire the Right People for Your Child-Care Business

Everything you need to know about finding and managing the staff you need to make your child-care service a success.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
4 Reasons an Online Business Is a Solid Investment
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4 Reasons an Online Business Is a Solid Investment

There are many benefits of being a web entrepreneur. But should you start your own company, or buy an existing one.
Thomas Smale
What Makes Startups Succeed When 40 Percent Fail?
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What Makes Startups Succeed When 40 Percent Fail?

A recent poll of entrepreneurs reports that advisors, work/life balance and a business plan are all absolute musts for success.
Gabrielle Boko
5 Signs You Are Ready to Start Up Even If You Don't Think So
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5 Signs You Are Ready to Start Up Even If You Don't Think So

Past a certain point, more preparation is just stalling.
Michael Noice
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7 Loan Programs Offered by the SBA

If banks turn you down for a standard loan, check out these options from the federal government.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Craft Brewers: This Is What Your Customers Want
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Craft Brewers: This Is What Your Customers Want

Knowing who's buying craft beers will help you market to your target audience.
5 Things to Know Before Starting a Business With Friends
Starting a Business

5 Things to Know Before Starting a Business With Friends

Having your closest friends around when you start a business can be very rewarding.
William Litvack
Be a Real Entrepreneur, Not a Digital Clone
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Be a Real Entrepreneur, Not a Digital Clone

Entrepreneurs don't do what everyone else is doing. Like it or not, that's exactly what most of you are doing.
Steve Tobak
Considering Crowdfunding? Why You Need a Strong Business Plan First.
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Considering Crowdfunding? Why You Need a Strong Business Plan First.

Without one, you'll become one of the vast majority of hopeful entrepreneurs who find themselves without enough capital to keep moving.
Jayson DeMers
How a Robbery Led to a Business Idea
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How a Robbery Led to a Business Idea

Enjoy the beach or pool without getting burned by theft.
Paula Andruss
F, as in Forget, Those That Doubt You
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F, as in Forget, Those That Doubt You

You need to surround yourself with people that will inspire, motivate and push you to achieve greatness -- not doubters with motivation-sucking opinions.
Jonathan Long