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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
4 Steps to Beating the Odds and Winning Startup Capital
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4 Steps to Beating the Odds and Winning Startup Capital

How can an entrepreneur gets the cash instead of being mentally -- if not physically -- dismissed by the investor in the first three minutes?
Peter S. Cohan
Avoid These 3 Big Mistakes I Made as a First-Time Entrepreneur
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Avoid These 3 Big Mistakes I Made as a First-Time Entrepreneur

A lawyer turned technology startup founder found out about these lessons the hard way.
David Greenberg
CEOs of 3 Leading Companies Share How to Take a Startup to the Next Level
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CEOs of 3 Leading Companies Share How to Take a Startup to the Next Level

Companies that manage to get their feet on the ground have a long way to go before they become a top player in an industry.
Zach Cutler
8 Tips for Young Entrepreneurs Forged From Launching 5 Startups
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8 Tips for Young Entrepreneurs Forged From Launching 5 Startups

Jumping head first into a startup may appear very promising and rewarding, but these triumphs do not come without great risk.
Lee Lowden
5 Things I Learned About Successful Startups From Steve Jobs
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5 Things I Learned About Successful Startups From Steve Jobs

Former chief evangelist for Apple shares what makes entrepreneurs reach the next level.
Guy Kawasaki
3 Critical Lessons 'The Walking Dead' Taught Me About Startups
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3 Critical Lessons 'The Walking Dead' Taught Me About Startups

The hit AMC show is more than just a zombie flick. It teaches us a few management lessons that we must not forget.
Yoav Vilner
6 Reasons CrossFit Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur
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6 Reasons CrossFit Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur

For one startup founder, the fitness platform with a cult-like following provides a physical, mental and emotional challenge.
Andrew Medal
The 4 Embers of the Entrepreneurial Fire
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The 4 Embers of the Entrepreneurial Fire

While these cornerstones can be hard to live by, they are what makes entrepreneurs successful.
David Los
Entrepreneurs Need to Stop Doing These 10 Things, Right Now
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Entrepreneurs Need to Stop Doing These 10 Things, Right Now

There are a number of behaviors that founders often find themselves entangled in that, without question, make starting a business harder.
Adam Callinan
Use These 5 Steps to Create a Marketing Plan
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Use These 5 Steps to Create a Marketing Plan

This five-step plan in will help you draw in and keep customers.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.