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Do You Have What It Takes to Be an 'Appreneur?'
Apps

Do You Have What It Takes to Be an 'Appreneur?'

Entrepreneurs trying to break into the app industry are presented with their own set of challenges. '
Gilad Bechar
7 Dark Truths About Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship

7 Dark Truths About Entrepreneurship

Those "overnight successes" are almost invariably the product of exhausting behind-the-scenes work and years of practice and failure.
Jayson DeMers
You Only Need Permission From You to Be an Entrepreneur
Starting a Business

You Only Need Permission From You to Be an Entrepreneur

Stop waiting for inspiration, approval or enough of whatever to begin the life and business you dream of.
Kimanzi Constable
21 Tips for First-Time Entrepreneurs
Starting a Business

21 Tips for First-Time Entrepreneurs

Starting on this wild path of business ownership? Check out this list of must-know advice.
Andrew Medal
5 Ways to Build a Startup That Lasts
Starting a Business

5 Ways to Build a Startup That Lasts

As you move through the chaotic early days, pay attention to the decisions and how they will impact you not just tomorrow but five years down the road.
Georgianna Oliver
3 Insights About Entrepreneurship Inspired by Youth
Young Entrepreneurs

3 Insights About Entrepreneurship Inspired by Youth

For starters, youth and inexperience aren't an obstacle.
Shawn Osborne
The No. 1 Mistake Product Developers Make
Business Ideas

The No. 1 Mistake Product Developers Make

You may have just come up with a great idea, but it doesn't mean squat if you fall into this trap.
Stephen Key
Want to Be Happy? Pick a Startup Model to Match Your Motivation.
Motivation

Want to Be Happy? Pick a Startup Model to Match Your Motivation.

Picking the wrong one can be just as disastrous as being stuck in a cubicle at work.
Martin Zwilling
Clever Tips for Marketing Your Mobile Food Business
Startup Kit

Clever Tips for Marketing Your Mobile Food Business

Good food and service with a smile are imporĀ­tant, but if nobody knows you're serving, you're out of luck. Find out how to market and promote your mobile food business.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
5 Steps to Determine Your Ideal Niche Business Even in an Unfamiliar Market
Niche

5 Steps to Determine Your Ideal Niche Business Even in an Unfamiliar Market

First comes the desire to own a business, then comes the process of deciding which business. It is a learning process that requires patience and persistence.
Zeynep Ilgaz
5 Hiring Tips on Building a Team for Your Technical Product
startup hiring

5 Hiring Tips on Building a Team for Your Technical Product

Trust and complementary DNA are major assets.
Will Hayes
2 Perspectives From Harvard on Startup Leadership
Leadership

2 Perspectives From Harvard on Startup Leadership

Two graduates of the esteemed Harvard School of Business have divergent views on leadership principles.
Peter S. Cohan
Why Startups Should Consider 'The Bakery Model' When Starting Out
Revenue

Why Startups Should Consider 'The Bakery Model' When Starting Out

This strategy focuses more on generating revenue from the get-go, rather than relying on capital from outside investors.
Zeev Farbman
Not Every Creation or Passion Project Should Be a Business
Creativity

Not Every Creation or Passion Project Should Be a Business

Sometimes, the act of creation is enough.
Carol Roth