Startup Basics

News and Articles About Startup Basics

5 Questions to Ask About Your Financial Model to Add Real Value To Your Startup
Finance

5 Questions to Ask About Your Financial Model to Add Real Value To Your Startup

For maximum value with the least effort, focus on only the "what ifs" that are the highest priority in your mind for your own startup.
Martin Zwilling
The 3 Common Numbers That Startups Hide Behind
Startup Basics

The 3 Common Numbers That Startups Hide Behind

You're not doing yourself any favors by justifying your business with these statistics.
Adam Callinan
Don't Let Overthinking Your Product Launch Cost You Competitive Advantage
Starting a Business

Don't Let Overthinking Your Product Launch Cost You Competitive Advantage

The pursuit of perfection can be the greatest threat to market success for your brilliant business idea.
Murray Newlands
7 Common Strategies My Company Avoided That Helped Us Grow Tenfold in a Year
Grow Your Business

7 Common Strategies My Company Avoided That Helped Us Grow Tenfold in a Year

Common wisdom may say these things will take your company to the next level, but this startup founder says otherwise.
Armando Biondi
The Long Game: 6 Prerequisites for a Killer Product That Lasts Forever
Startup Basics

The Long Game: 6 Prerequisites for a Killer Product That Lasts Forever

You not only need the individual capacity to focus, work collaboratively and take calculated risks but also the market awareness to constantly refine your product for appeal.
Jeff Boss
5 Valuable Concepts I Learned Working for a Multibillion-Dollar Firm
Lessons

5 Valuable Concepts I Learned Working for a Multibillion-Dollar Firm

A startup CEO describes how his experience at Bain Capital shaped the way he approaches business.
Rob Biederman
How to Make Your Ecommerce Site Happen
Starting a Business

How to Make Your Ecommerce Site Happen

If you want to sell anything online, this is where you should start.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Who Needs an Office? How to Go 100 Percent Remote.
Remote Workers

Who Needs an Office? How to Go 100 Percent Remote.

Having a team work remotely can save lots of money and allow you to unleash creativity, huge amounts of work and an incredible amount of power.
Neil Patel
5 Must-Haves for a Successful Logo
Starting a Business

5 Must-Haves for a Successful Logo

Find out what your logo needs to accomplish and the qualities required to make that happen.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
10 Tools for Smoothing the Startup Process
Startup Basics

10 Tools for Smoothing the Startup Process

From legal to branding, there is a long check list of basics for starting up but affordable tools are available every step of the way.
Peter Gasca
What You Need to Launch a Startup During the Zombie Apocalypse, or Any Time
Startup Basics

What You Need to Launch a Startup During the Zombie Apocalypse, or Any Time

Let's face it, the last thing entrepreneurs need is another challenge, and the living dead ranks up high on the list.
Andrei Soroker
8 Lessons for Entrepreneurs That 'The Celebrity Apprentice' Emphasizes
Lessons

8 Lessons for Entrepreneurs That 'The Celebrity Apprentice' Emphasizes

Current contestant Brandi Glanville on the Donald Trump-hosted show shows insights that apply to running any kind of business.
Jonathan Long
The Right Tools for a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign
Business Ideas

The Right Tools for a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

A creators of a successfully-funded tool box offer tips and insights for how to launch a successful product that grabs the attention of the crowd.
Peter Gasca
39 Quick Ways to Increase Your Website's Conversion Rate
Websites

39 Quick Ways to Increase Your Website's Conversion Rate

Use these tips to get more sales, build your email list or sell your services.
Jayson DeMers