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GitHub Is Said to Hit $2 Billion Valuation With New Investment Round
Coding

GitHub Is Said to Hit $2 Billion Valuation With New Investment Round

The San Francisco-based social coding platform is looking to raise another $200 million.
Catherine Clifford
Creating a Road Map to Business Success
Starting a Business

Creating a Road Map to Business Success

Plan carefully for business success -- from your first idea to the moment you open your doors.
Jeremy Bloom
That 'Aha' Moment: How You Know When Your Startup Has Succeeded
Success Stories

That 'Aha' Moment: How You Know When Your Startup Has Succeeded

Entrepreneurs work so long with so much uncertainty that many are slow to recognize when, at last, they can enjoy their success.
John Rampton
5 Entrepreneurial Lessons From Uber on Its 5-Year Anniversary
Uber

5 Entrepreneurial Lessons From Uber on Its 5-Year Anniversary

To mark Uber's five-year anniversary,CEO and founder Travis Kalanick spoke about his experience as the leader of the transportation technology company juggernaut. Here's a few pieces of advice owners can apply to their business.
Catherine Clifford
The 4 Ingredients of Utah's Startup 'Secret Sauce'
Startup Basics

The 4 Ingredients of Utah's Startup 'Secret Sauce'

The aptly nicknamed Beehive State has a strong entrepreneurial culture and offers ample support for startups.
John Rampton
Why the Second Time Isn't So Easy Either
Starting a Business

Why the Second Time Isn't So Easy Either

Even when your first business thrived, there's no guarantee the second one will enjoy the same success. But the work is worth it.
Greg Shugar
The 5 Steps From Startup to Unicorn
Success Strategies

The 5 Steps From Startup to Unicorn

Those ultra-rare companies that grow from idea to $1 billion enterprise all go through a similar merciless process.
Peter S. Cohan
What is the True Entrepreneur's 'Difference'? To Find Out, Ask Yourself These 3 Questions.
Franchise Players

What is the True Entrepreneur's 'Difference'? To Find Out, Ask Yourself These 3 Questions.

Here is one of those questions: Do you fear losing your job?
Thomas White
5 Business Truths I Wish Someone Had Told Me 5 Years Ago
Startups

5 Business Truths I Wish Someone Had Told Me 5 Years Ago

Advice to help you and your startup get ahead -- fast.
William Vanderbloemen
Don't Buckle Under Success: 7 Ways to Survive an Overnight Boom
Startup Success Stories

Don't Buckle Under Success: 7 Ways to Survive an Overnight Boom

'Careful what you wish for' is only the first lesson you'll learn.
Clay Bethune
These Brother and Sister Entrepreneurs Were Just Named the National Small Business Persons of the Year
National Small Business Week

These Brother and Sister Entrepreneurs Were Just Named the National Small Business Persons of the Year

One of the founders of the family-owned and operated Missouri Star Quilt Company reflects on moments of intense struggle -- and serious doubt.
Catherine Clifford
The 3 Ways to Market Your Brand Without a Budget
Branding

The 3 Ways to Market Your Brand Without a Budget

A strong product and excellent customer relationship management can compensate for a paltry marketing budget.
Bill Connolly
How to Build a Successful Startup and Keep It Afloat
Startup Basics

How to Build a Successful Startup and Keep It Afloat

The business world is in a constant state of flux, and companies today need to be ready to weather unpredictable markets. Here's how.
Eric Dahan
4 Entrepreneurs Behind Billion-Dollar Companies Share Their Secrets to Success
Success Strategies

4 Entrepreneurs Behind Billion-Dollar Companies Share Their Secrets to Success

During a recent event, four highly successful entrepreneurs talked about proving others wrong, hiring great people and being in it for the long haul.
Mike Templeman