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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
How This Nightlife Entrepreneur Won a Celebrity Following and International Acclaim
Restaurants

How This Nightlife Entrepreneur Won a Celebrity Following and International Acclaim

Richie Akiva and his partner opened The Butter Group in 2002 and have since expanded to both U.S. coasts and destination cities around the world.
Adam Toren
The Two Biggest Money Problems That Can Ruin a Business Partnership
Business Partnership

The Two Biggest Money Problems That Can Ruin a Business Partnership

Don't let money matters destroy your relationship.
Steph Wagner
Entrepreneur of 2014 Winner on How He Caught the Entrepreneurial Bug
Starting a Business

Entrepreneur of 2014 Winner on How He Caught the Entrepreneurial Bug

Gravity Payments founder Dan Price reflects on his beginnings in business.
Carly Okyle
3 Top Strategies for Attracting Visitors to Your Website
Starting a Business

3 Top Strategies for Attracting Visitors to Your Website

Problem: You've built your website, but no one has come. Here are some strategies for getting eyeballs on your site.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
A 5-Step Reality Check for Inventors
Inventions

A 5-Step Reality Check for Inventors

The only easy parts of developing an invention are underestimating the costs and over-estimating the market.
Kedma Ough