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3 Mistakes to Avoid When Working With a Virtual Assistant
Virtual Assistant

3 Mistakes to Avoid When Working With a Virtual Assistant

Even though virtual assistants are meant to make an entrepreneur's life easier, founders can make mistakes working with them -- causing more headaches than good.
Dorie Clark
Take This Final Exam to See If You Are Ready to Launch Your Startup
Ready to Launch

Take This Final Exam to See If You Are Ready to Launch Your Startup

An entrepreneur devoted to a good idea is more likely to succeed than a hesitant entrepreneur with a great idea.
Edmond Dougherty
This Firm Offers Startups Mentorship For a Fee, Not an Equity Stake
Mentorship

This Firm Offers Startups Mentorship For a Fee, Not an Equity Stake

Knowledge powerhouse GLG just turned the startup mentorship model on its head, but small potatoes need not apply. Here's the inside scoop.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
3 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Kindergarteners
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3 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Kindergarteners

Don't over-think it: Embrace your inner 5-year-old and go with your gut.
Editor's Note: Entrepreneurs and Defining an Era
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Editor's Note: Entrepreneurs and Defining an Era

The vision and actions of entrepreneurs are changing the world. And you're a part of it.
Amy Cosper
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Mentor Notes

Finding a great mentor is crucial, but it takes a lot of legwork. Here are a few tips to get you started.
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Growing Up

Want to start an artistic business? A creative incubator could be just what you need to come out of your shell.
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Why Business Owners Need Angels

Get in touch with an angel, says one entrepreneur—and we don't mean angel investor—and you might find the help you need in starting and growing your business.
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Easy Does It?

Instant e-commerce storefronts are quick, but that doesn't mean they make your job easy.
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Peep Peep

In a business climate where the line between laying the golden egg and becoming poultry is a fine one, can an incubator provide the help you need?
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They Got Spirit, Yes, They Do

With the help of Students in Free Enterprise, these students at Flagler College started two businesses.
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Pick A Pro, Any Pro

Browse the credentials of the experts to find the answers you need.
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The Insiders

Four young entrepreneurs get down and dirty about the pains and pleasures of running their own businesses.