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3 Ingredients to a Kick-Ass Restaurant

3 Ingredients to a Kick-Ass Restaurant

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If you want to open your own restaurant, be prepared for stiff competition. Here are three ways to make your establishment stand out from the pack.
August 9, 2013 in Business Ideas
Boomers Turn to Entrepreneurship as New Retirement Strategy

Boomers Turn to Entrepreneurship as New Retirement Strategy

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Many workers ages 45 to 74 plan to start a business in later life, finds a new AARP survey.
August 8, 2013 in Starting a Business
Out of Fresh Business Ideas? Try This.

Out of Fresh Business Ideas? Try This.

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Everyone has experienced a dry spell when it comes to generating ideas. Here are seven steps to keep your idea well full.
August 8, 2013 in Business Ideas
Don't Launch Your Business Without Covering These Legal Bases

Don't Launch Your Business Without Covering These Legal Bases

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Too many entrepreneurs risk losing their business by not taking care of these six crucial legal aspects.
August 8, 2013 in Legal Center
How to Start a Business With Student Loans and Not Go Broke

How to Start a Business With Student Loans and Not Go Broke

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Launching a business when you have thousands of dollars in debt is a tricky move. Here's what you should know before you take the leap.
August 7, 2013 in Personal Finance
Why Bartending and Other Odd Jobs Can Help You Start a Business

Why Bartending and Other Odd Jobs Can Help You Start a Business

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Being creative and diverse about your work experience is a smart way to prepare yourself for running your own company. Here's one entrepreneur's unusual path.
August 7, 2013 in Startup Basics
Geekbus Gives Future Entrepreneurs a Lift

Geekbus Gives Future Entrepreneurs a Lift

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The founders of a San Antonio coworking space have created an educational program on wheels intended to spark students' creative and entrepreneurial spirit.
August 7, 2013 in Innovation
Everything You Need to Know About B Corporation Certification

Everything You Need to Know About B Corporation Certification

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A Certified B Corporation is a for-profit business dedicated to social and environmental issues. Here, what the certification entails, and how your own mission-driven startup can benefit.
August 6, 2013 in Business Management
This Startup's Biggest Hurdle Became Its Greatest Opportunity

This Startup's Biggest Hurdle Became Its Greatest Opportunity

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TalentBin's founders' plan to foster peer reviews of job candidates didn't pan out, but it paved the way for an even bigger idea -- finding those job candidates in the first place.
August 6, 2013 in Business Ideas

Young-Social Entrepreneur Miki Agrawal on Blazing Your Own Trail

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In her new book Do Cool Sh*t, Miki Agrawal discusses the importance of living the life you want, not what others expect of you.
August 6, 2013 in Young Entrepreneurs
Startup Wisdom From 3 Millionaire Entrepreneurs

Startup Wisdom From 3 Millionaire Entrepreneurs

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We've gathered advice from entrepreneurs who made millions on their first businesses and are applying that hard-won wisdom to their new startups.
August 5, 2013 in Success Stories

What Bluffing, Folding and Betting Can Teach You About Entrepreneurship

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After participating in the World Series of Poker, Matthew Toren provides insight on similarities between poker and running a business.
August 2, 2013 in Starting a Business
Photos: The 10 Riskiest Industries in America

The 10 Riskiest Industries in America

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Based on a new report, these industries are expected to decline the most between now and 2018.
July 31, 2013 in Startup Basics
Photos: 'Shark Tank' Wannabes: 10 Business-Based Reality TV Shows

'Shark Tank' Wannabes: 10 Business-Based Reality TV Shows

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From CNBC's new show 'The Profit' to mainstays like 'Project Runway,' here's a look at Reality TV for the Entrepreneur.
July 31, 2013 in Lifestyle

When to Ditch the Job for Your Startup Dream

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Co-founder of SkyMall Inc. and Worthworm Alan Lobock dishes advice on the right time to leave your day job.
July 31, 2013 in Starting a Business
The Pros and Cons of Buying vs. Leasing Office Equipment

The Pros and Cons of Buying vs. Leasing Office Equipment

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Three entrepreneurs make the case for the best way to get equipped.
July 30, 2013 in Office Tech

Startups Get Hacked Too: 5 Security Tips to Implement Today

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With startups becoming an easy target for cyber attacks, find out how you can protect your company.
July 30, 2013 in Grow Your Business
Everything You'd Ever Want to Know About 31,216 Startups (Interactive Graphic)

Everything You'd Ever Want to Know About 31,216 Startups (Interactive Graphic)

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This tool provides a near exhaustive look at the past 22 years (and counting) of startups.
July 29, 2013 in Starting a Business
Designer Tents Bring Cool to the Campsite

Designer Tents Bring Cool to the Campsite

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FieldCandy tents have offbeat graphics such as a block of cheese, leopard print and bubble wrap.
July 27, 2013 in Business Ideas
The Top 3 Reasons Startups Fail, According to a Man Paid to Save Them

The Top 3 Reasons Startups Fail, According to a Man Paid to Save Them

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Surprisingly, running out of money is not the No. 1 reason.
July 27, 2013 in Startup Basics
Photos: Invaluable Advice From 18 of America's Top Small-Business Owners

Invaluable Advice From 18 of America's Top Small-Business Owners

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Some of the most successful business owners in America offer their best advice for current and aspiring entrepreneurs.
July 26, 2013 in Leadership
In Turkey, a Strange Dance Between Government and Entrepreneurs

In Turkey, a Strange Dance Between Government and Entrepreneurs

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Turkish startups receive substantial support from the government, yet many entrepreneurs disagree with state policies, writes Case Western's Michael Goldberg.
July 26, 2013 in Financing

Entrepreneurship Won't Make You Rich and Other Hard Truths

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Want to know the cold hard truth about entrepreneurship before you start up? Keep reading.
July 26, 2013 in Young Entrepreneurs
10 Questions to Ask Before Committing to a Business Partner

10 Questions to Ask Before Committing to a Business Partner

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Having a partner could share the load...or create added burden.
July 26, 2013 in Startup Basics
The Most Important Test Your New Business Idea Needs to Pass

The Most Important Test Your New Business Idea Needs to Pass

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Even when the numbers tell you to press on, if your instincts are sending you warning signals, it might be time to step back and reevaluate your business idea. Here's one entrepreneur's story.
July 25, 2013 in Business Ideas
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