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6 Steps to Becoming a Lifestyle Entrepreneur
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6 Steps to Becoming a Lifestyle Entrepreneur

The potential to make a comfortable living online, without a physical storefront or product, is increasingly possible for those willing to carve out a niche.
Kimanzi Constable
How to Recognize You are on The Right Path as an Entrepreneur
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How to Recognize You are on The Right Path as an Entrepreneur

Reflect. Analyze. And always challenge yourself.
3 Lessons From My Failed Business With a Guy I Met on Craigslist
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3 Lessons From My Failed Business With a Guy I Met on Craigslist

If you've ever jumped into a relationship way too quickly, and let things get serious way too fast, you'll have a small glimpse of what happened.
Andrew Medal
5 PR Hacks for Tech Companies
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5 PR Hacks for Tech Companies

Without the right marketing and publicity efforts, target audiences may never learn about products and services companies are offering.
Zach Cutler
5 Steps to Brand Your Startup for Success
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5 Steps to Brand Your Startup for Success

Knowing what separates those businesses that bottom out from those that bubble up is what can make all the difference.
Carolina Rogoll
The Top 5 Ecommerce Trends You Should Look Out For
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The Top 5 Ecommerce Trends You Should Look Out For

This year could be huge: Improving the customer experience is key.
Jan Verleur
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10 Steps to Finding the Right Co-founder

Two heads are always better than one in a startup. The challenge is how to find that elusive perfect-fit partner.
Martin Zwilling
How Eating Chocolate Chip Cookies With My Dad Taught Me to Analyze Business
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How Eating Chocolate Chip Cookies With My Dad Taught Me to Analyze Business

As my father and I enjoyed a snack, he provided me with a simple lesson I have never forgotten.
Stephen Key
When Are You Actually Ready to Launch a Startup?
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When Are You Actually Ready to Launch a Startup?

How about 10 years, the time you'll need to gain expertise in your industry
Peter S. Cohan
Apply These 5 Darwinian Secrets, and Your Product Will Thrive
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Apply These 5 Darwinian Secrets, and Your Product Will Thrive

A species that evolves faster has a larger footprint in time. Same with startups.
Zach Ferres
3 Ways to Retain a Growing Startup's Original Spirit
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3 Ways to Retain a Growing Startup's Original Spirit

What got you "here" won't get you "there" -- at least, not the same processes, or means by which your company produces output.
Jeff Boss
4 Ways to Balance Urgency and Innovation in Your Startup
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4 Ways to Balance Urgency and Innovation in Your Startup

Balancing the long term and the short term requires finesse.
Chuck Cohn
8 Great Tools and Resources for When You're Ready to Build a Business
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8 Great Tools and Resources for When You're Ready to Build a Business

These applications and websites will help your business launch successfully and keep going strong into 2015 and beyond.
Sujan Patel
Steve Case: 'The Team You Build Will Define the Company You Build'
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Steve Case: 'The Team You Build Will Define the Company You Build'

The co-founder and former CEO of AOL believes success is found through collaboration.
Nina Zipkin