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Don't Make These 6 Business Plan Mistakes

Far more businesses fail than succeed. It all starts with the right plan.
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10 Things to Consider When Choosing a Location for Your Business
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10 Things to Consider When Choosing a Location for Your Business

If you're opening a restaurant where five restaurants have failed, make sure you find out why.
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7 Ways to Make Your Accelerator Application Stand Out
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7 Ways to Make Your Accelerator Application Stand Out

If you want to get in to one of these highly competitive programs, listen to these tips from someone who runs one.
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7 Fatal Mistakes Founders Make Just When Business Is Getting Good
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7 Fatal Mistakes Founders Make Just When Business Is Getting Good

When everything is starting to click and the business is beginning to grow, be cautious. But not too cautious.
Larry Alton
5 Myths -- and One Really Big Truth -- About Being an Entrepreneur
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5 Myths -- and One 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
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5 Tough Choices You'll Face as an Entrepreneur

As a business owner, you are singularly responsible for making all the decisions.
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The Startup Experience, Ready for Its Close Up
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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.
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How Wantrepreneurs Become Entrepreneurs
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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
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7 Simple Ways to Start Your Dream Business Today

Stop procrastinating and begin living the life you want.
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Inventing a Small Improvement to an Existing Idea Is All It Takes
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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
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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
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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
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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
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6 Reasons to Update Your Business Plan

Revise your business plan so it grows with your company and your goals.
Nina Zipkin