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Why Now Is the Best Time to Start Your Own Business
Starting a Business

Why Now Is the Best Time to Start Your Own Business

The rebounding economy, low interest rates, less expensive technology and the state of regulation are all fair winds blowing in favor of new small-business owners.
Cindy Yang
SXSW: Steve Case Asks Entrepreneurs -- Are You Ready For the Third Wave?
SXSW

SXSW: Steve Case Asks Entrepreneurs -- Are You Ready For the Third Wave?

The thought leader says entrepreneurs must adapt to these 4 megatrends or perish.
Jacob Hall
How to Build a Website That Keeps Visitors Hooked
Starting a Business

How to Build a Website That Keeps Visitors Hooked

Once you get prospects and customers to visit your website, use these tips to get them to stick around.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
This Entrepreneur Might Be the 'Best' in Shark Tank's History
Shark Tank

This Entrepreneur Might Be the 'Best' in Shark Tank's History

Investor Robert Herjavec said, 'You are probably one of the, if not the best entrepreneur we've had here.'
Richard Feloni
6 Steps to Starting a Business From Zero
Startup Advice

6 Steps to Starting a Business From Zero

When creating something from nothing, keep these basic but critical pointers in mind.
Lewis Howes
7 Tips to Find the Perfect Accelerator -- or Your Soul Mate
Entrepreneurs

7 Tips to Find the Perfect Accelerator -- or Your Soul Mate

Use this foolproof plan when looking for your business's ideal match.
Scott Bailey
8 Great Tools and Resources for When You're Ready to Build a Business
Starting a Business

8 Great Tools and Resources for When You're Ready to Build a Business

These applications and websites will help your business launch successfully and keep going strong into 2015 and beyond.
Sujan Patel
The 3 Steps to Creating a Mission Statement
Mission Statement

The 3 Steps to Creating a Mission Statement

One professional offers his three-step plan for crafting a mission statement for your business.
Christopher Hann
If You Can't Overcome These 5 Mental Hurdles, Then Don't Start a Business
Startup Advice

If You Can't Overcome These 5 Mental Hurdles, Then Don't Start a Business

Most of the barriers to success come from crippling thought processes.
Neil Patel
The Guide to Developing Young Women in Business Globally
Women Leaders

The Guide to Developing Young Women in Business Globally

Author Yetunde A. Odugbesan-Omede talks about how to harness -- and monetize -- a young employee's passions
Adiat Disu
The 3 Reasons Most People Fall Short at Entrepreneurship
Starting a Business

The 3 Reasons Most People Fall Short at Entrepreneurship

I chatted with mega hustler Gary Vaynerchuk to find out what you can do to not fall into the very crowded space of wannapreneurs.
Matt Mayberry
Data-licious: How Dinner Lab Used Feedback to Improve Food and Conversation
Dinner Lab

Data-licious: How Dinner Lab Used Feedback to Improve Food and Conversation

A members-only supper club feeds a national pipeline of rising-star chefs.
Is Declining Business Failure Holding Back Entrepreneurship?
Entrepreneurship

Is Declining Business Failure Holding Back Entrepreneurship?

Data suggest the lower rate of companies failing might be behind the decline in companies starting up.
Scott Shane
What It Will Take for Kuwait to Find Its Entrepreneurial Groove
Entrepreneurship

What It Will Take for Kuwait to Find Its Entrepreneurial Groove

The State Department sent Jason Saltzman to the heart of the Middle East. What he found, in this documentary, was that entrepreneurship can change attitudes.
Jason Saltzman