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6 Ways to Kill Your Startup
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6 Ways to Kill Your Startup

Follow this advice, and you have a great shot at failing.
Brian Hamilton
6 Best Business Tips from 6 Top Entrepreneurs
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6 Best Business Tips from 6 Top Entrepreneurs

In 'selfie'-style video clips, these business leaders share their one most impactful piece of advice.
Ryan Robinson
What Being an NFL Mascot Taught Me About Running a Business
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What Being an NFL Mascot Taught Me About Running a Business

Struggling through my day as Toro the Texan helped me understand what it's like to launch and run a business.
Justin Lee
How Startups and Legacy Companies Can Both Cash In on Market Trends
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How Startups and Legacy Companies Can Both Cash In on Market Trends

What service or product can you provide to companies looking to ride the next big wave to sweep through a consumer market?
Susan Solovic
9 Top Venture Capitalists Share Their Best Advice for Entrepreneurs
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9 Top Venture Capitalists Share Their Best Advice for Entrepreneurs

When it comes to fundraising, it's a good idea to listen to the men and women doling out the dollars.
Carly Okyle
5 Lessons I've Learned From Building Our Remote Startup Team
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5 Lessons I've Learned From Building Our Remote Startup Team

Think you need to be chained to New York or San Francisco to attract the most competent, talented employees? Fuggedaboutit!
Andrew Josuweit
Are Business 'Masterminds' a Scam?
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Are Business 'Masterminds' a Scam?

When they fail, they fail big. But a well-run mastermind can transport your startup into the future.
Jay Fiset
6 Common Mistakes First-Time Business Owners Should Avoid
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6 Common Mistakes First-Time Business Owners Should Avoid

Leave your ego at the door, plan precisely and shoot for alignment, not consensus.
Malcolm Friedberg
Should Entrepreneurial College Students Go Big or Go Small After Graduation?
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Should Entrepreneurial College Students Go Big or Go Small After Graduation?

Starting out at a large company might be the way for some. Others might prefer to shadow a CEO at a smaller firm.
Andrew Yang
How Working for 8 Failed Startups Catapulted My Success
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How Working for 8 Failed Startups Catapulted My Success

If at first you don't succeed in business, try try again using these tips.
Joshua Fechter
10 Business Elements Required to Rise Above the Crowd
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10 Business Elements Required to Rise Above the Crowd

What's your specific market segment? What's your sustainable competitive advantage? These are essential questions to ask.
Martin Zwilling
5 Tips for Forming an Advisory Board
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5 Tips for Forming an Advisory Board

Who are the special people you want on your 'dream team'?
Jacqueline Whitmore
The Best Career Advice I Didn't Take
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The Best Career Advice I Didn't Take

Security and stability? A role that offers a comfy perch? Pfff! Don't listen to those people!
Marty Fukuda
The 4 Worst Tips I Got When I Started My Business
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The 4 Worst Tips I Got When I Started My Business

With so many people talking in your ear when launching a new venture, there's bound to be some bad advice. Ignore them for your own good.
Jess Ekstrom