Starting Up http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/starting-up The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Starting Up en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:00:00 GMT You Have A Great Idea For A Product, So Now What? Most entrepreneurs have lots of ideas but few of them are able to successfully execute that one idea that makes all the difference. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237594 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237594 Thomas Oppong Before You Jump Into the World of Franchises, Ask Yourself These 5 Questions Think proven concept, not big brand, when buying a franchise. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237285 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237285 Rick Bisio Richard Branson on Common Misconceptions About Becoming an Entrepreneur Entrepreneurial success isn't reserved for one personality type, and you don't have to commit all your savings to an idea on blind faith. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237036 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237036 Richard Branson Meet the eHarmony of Tutoring If it works for dates, it should work for matching students with tutors. Sat, 13 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236401 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236401 Andrew Tilin Net Neutrality Debate Surpasses Janet Jackson's 'Nip Slip' in Number of Comments Sent to the FCC I'm sorry Ms. Jackson, the net neutrality debate is for real. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237382 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237382 Laura Entis Want to Start a PR Firm? Focus on These 4 Things First. Expert Sabrina Horn talks about the importance of gaining customers, keeping them happy and having proper procedures in place during the first few years of launching a PR firm. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237274 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237274 Sabrina Horn How to Brand Your Side Gig While Working a Full-Time Job Often entrepreneurs begin their startup dreams working on a side project while also juggling a full-time job. Here are a few pointers about how can entrepreneurs talk about their new role without jeopardizing their current job. Mon, 08 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237143 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237143 Dorie Clark What I Learned in My First 365 Days as an Entrepreneur The first year of a startup can be a brutal time for an entrepreneur. Here are a few lessons on how to survive the first 12 months. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236910 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236910 Andy Pray 3 Unconventional Tips on Building a Startup Startups are trying to buck the fail trend by increasingly turning to the business underground for their competitive advantage, learning how to "break the rules" and position themselves for success. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236770 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236770 Justin Jones Before You Start Up, Do These 3 Things Take these three steps before leaving your day job to ensure your success as an entrepreneur. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236360 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236360 Nina Zipkin When Entrepreneurs Should Consider Stealth Mode While many people may jump on the stealth-mode bandwagon, often they are doing so for the wrong reason. Here are the two times when founders should consider stealth mode. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236460 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236460 Bernard Desarnauts How to Win Clients Your First Week in Business Businesses take time to build, but there are a few tricks to snagging key clients quickly and getting your company off the ground immediately. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 22:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236217 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236217 Dorie Clark Start Your Own Business The Only Startup Book You'll Ever Need Fri, 08 Aug 2014 09:33:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/product/222845 http://www.entrepreneur.com/product/222845 The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc. The One Controversial Thing You Should Do Before Starting Your Business After realizing he wasn't really moving forward at his startup, founder Alex Lorton decided to make a big change in his approach to the entrepreneurial world. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235997 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235997 Alex Lorton The 5 Myths About Entrepreneurship As people are trying to navigate away from the 'corporate jungle' towards the land of supposed 'entrepreneurial utopia,' a lot of misconceptions arise. Here are five big ones. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235941 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235941 Dana Brownlee Looking for a Dose of Inspiration? Try Mentoring a Young Entrepreneur. Spending time with ambitious youth is one of the best things you could do to jump start your own ambition. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235869 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235869 Peter Gasca Despite Access to Credit, Many Business Owners Are Reluctant to Take on Debt A new survey from Sageworks finds that over 75 percent of small-business owners have never applied for a loan. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:25:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235926 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235926 Laura Entis After Many Strikeouts, a $44 Million Home Run Apoorva Mehta’s company, the grocery delivery service Instacart, just raised $44 million and is expanding rapidly. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235796 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235796 Laura Entis You'll Never Guess Where Female Entrepreneurship Is On the Rise (Infographic) Businesses owned by women are booming in the South. Check out this infographic to see how your state matches up. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:13:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235758 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235758 Kate Taylor 4 Hidden Elements of Leadership to Learn Before Starting Up Before setting out on your next business venture, do a personal inventory of yourself to see where you stand. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235669 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235669 Jeff Boss