News and Articles About Startup Basics
Thinking about starting a small business? Here's a step-by-step guide for how to launch your business in a low-risk way.
So you're launching a business on a shoestring. Here are a few money-savers that you may have overlooked.
Did you start your business after creating a product for your own use? If so, your chances of landing venture capital and finding business success are better than for other types of startups.
The tax-filing process for a one-person business can be intimidating the first time around. These tips will alert you to some of the nuances.
Forget fantasy sports. This is the real-life team you should have in place for your business to thrive.
Serial entrepreneur Jen Groover shares her advice to entrepreneurs about creating product awareness.
When it comes to launching a business, should you trust your gut or employ a more analytic approach? Professor Steve Blank and behavioral economist Kay-Yut Chen square off.
Follow these six steps to help make the transition from corporate employee to entrepreneur.
Sometimes, it's not a question of how brilliant your startup idea is, but what an entrepreneur is willing to do to get through the tough times.
Naveen Jain shares the insights he gleaned from the Microsoft co-founder, and how he used them when starting his own businesses.
Use this list of free -- or almost free -- tools to turn your business idea into a reality in the new year.
Starting up a business is a full-time job. So how do you manage it when you already have a full-time job? Here's how a few entrepreneurs juggled both to payoff.
For young entrepreneurs, having a mentor -- even one you've never met -- can mean the difference between running a successful business and just dreaming about it.
The celebrated British business mogul shares what he's learned on his entrepreneurial journey.
Here's what you'll need to consider before deciding whether entrepreneurship is a good option for you.
Small businesses create most of the jobs, we've often been told. But is it true? See which two types of businesses have been adding jobs, according to new data.
Young entrepreneurs often share common stumbles. Here are three tips to avoid making the same startup mistakes.
Though the TechStars program lasts three months, participants say the entrepreneurship lessons will stick with them forever. Here's a snapshot of what they learned.
Is a co-working space right for your business? Here are some tips on how to make coworking a nicer experience for you and your suitemates.
Good financial management is key to startup success. You can get your business off to a sound start if you can avoid these money traps.
A girls' night out inspires a new business for two 30-something moms.
Having a great product just isn't enough. Ultimately the people you know will make the difference in your business success. Here's how to find them.
Don't fall prey to analysis by paralysis. Writing a business plan isn't all it's cracked up to be. If you're agonizing over a written plan, your time might be better spent talking to potential customers.