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6 Steps for Creating a Strong Company Culture
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6 Steps for Creating a Strong Company Culture

Follow these tips to create the type of company culture that encourages success and supports all employees.
Jeremy Bloom
7 Tips for Crushing It on Demo Day
Startup Basics

7 Tips for Crushing It on Demo Day

This is your chance to show off your business. Be sure to prepare and get it right.
Alex Iskold
6 Entrepreneurs You Should Learn From Now
Startup Basics

6 Entrepreneurs You Should Learn From Now

A short list of some of my favorite business leaders and where to read their insights.
Andrew Medal
You're Not IT, So Stop Pretending to Be
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You're Not IT, So Stop Pretending to Be

When your company has grown and technology is beyond your means, it's time to get help. Here are three signs.
Adam Callinan
3 Things You Need to Know About a Startup's Personality
Startup Basics

3 Things You Need to Know About a Startup's Personality

Companies have personality traits just like people. What's your company's personality?
Molly Owens
10 Things to Consider When Choosing a Location for Your Business
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10 Things to Consider When Choosing a Location for Your Business

If you're opening a restaurant where five restaurants have failed, make sure you find out why.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
7 Ways to Make Your Accelerator Application Stand Out
Accelerators

7 Ways to Make Your Accelerator Application Stand Out

If you want to get in to one of these highly competitive programs, listen to these tips from someone who runs one.
Alex Iskold
Being an Entrepreneur Is Stressful But Don't Worry About It
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Being an Entrepreneur Is Stressful But Don't Worry About It

The more we worry about what things beyond our control , the less mental energy we have for what we could do something about. Like building a business.
Daniel DiPiazza
The Top 10 Franchise Brands for Veterans
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The Top 10 Franchise Brands for Veterans

Vets deserve special consideration this Memorial Day. In the entrepreneurial world, certain franchisors haven't forgotten that.
David Nilssen
7 Simple Ways to Start Your Dream Business Today
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7 Simple Ways to Start Your Dream Business Today

Stop procrastinating and begin living the life you want.
Andrew Medal
Reduce These 9 Startup Risks for a Better Shot at Investor Funding
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Reduce These 9 Startup Risks for a Better Shot at Investor Funding

Entrepreneurs can build leverage during negotiations by addressing these common causes of funders' anxieties.
Peter Gasca
When You Shouldn't Follow Your Heart
Startup Basics

When You Shouldn't Follow Your Heart

You can't always follow your heart, but don't give up on it. Where passion and pragmatism meet, great things happen.
Ryan Holmes
Schooled: 3 Big Lessons Learned From Undergrad Entrepreneurs
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Schooled: 3 Big Lessons Learned From Undergrad Entrepreneurs

A global business competition is fertile ground for startup best-practices.
Aneil Mishra
6 Reasons to Update Your Business Plan
Business Plans

6 Reasons to Update Your Business Plan

Revise your business plan so it grows with your company and your goals.
Nina Zipkin
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