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10 Essential Startup Lessons That You May Not Have Learned in College
Startups

10 Essential Startup Lessons That You May Not Have Learned in College

To start a successful business, you'll have to quickly learn some techniques that aren't in any book.
John Rampton
Passion, Persistence and Red Lipstick
Women Entrepreneurs

Passion, Persistence and Red Lipstick

Three things that will transform any woman into an entrepreneur.
Michelle MacDonald
Dress Well and Leave the 'Umms' at Home -- 5 Ways to Ace an Investor Pitch
Pitching investors

Dress Well and Leave the 'Umms' at Home -- 5 Ways to Ace an Investor Pitch

There's one thing worse than watching an entrepreneur crumble under a fatal barrage of questions.
Eric Schiffer
10 Things All Entrepreneurs Must Do Before Quitting Their Day Job
Starting a Business

10 Things All Entrepreneurs Must Do Before Quitting Their Day Job

The steps you must take to turn a side hustle into a full-fledged business.
Nina Zipkin
7 Tips on Raising Money From a Guy Who Is Raising
Alleynyc

7 Tips on Raising Money From a Guy Who Is Raising

There is nothing "fun" about fundraising. I am going through it now...
Jason Saltzman
What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Stephen King
Books

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Stephen King

Lessons from the master of horror can apply to startups, too.
Janelle Blasdel
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Defiance Is the Key to Weathering Startup Negativty
Startups

Defiance Is the Key to Weathering Startup Negativty

Hold fast when the naysayers unleash a barrage of discouragement. It makes it even better when you succeed.
Bobby Campbell
4 Hidden Elements of Leadership to Learn Before Starting Up
Leadership

4 Hidden Elements of Leadership to Learn Before Starting Up

Before setting out on your next business venture, do a personal inventory of yourself to see where you stand.
Jeff Boss
Why Entrepreneurs Are Jumping on the Drinkable Meal Bandwagon
Entrepreneurs

Why Entrepreneurs Are Jumping on the Drinkable Meal Bandwagon

Entrepreneurs' drive to be on the edge of innovation is leading to a new market for super-food slurries that aim to revolutionize eating as we know it.
Kate Taylor
3 Tools Your Startup Needs to Raise More Money
Apps

3 Tools Your Startup Needs to Raise More Money

These apps can aid the tedious and onerous task of getting venture capitalists to budge and fund your company's budget.
John Rampton
Whatever You Do, Do NOT Screw Up an Intro
Alleynyc

Whatever You Do, Do NOT Screw Up an Intro

Introductions are vital to good networking. Here are 7 ways to not screw it up.
Jason Saltzman
What Helps Entrepreneurs Truck Forward After Massive Loss?
Failure

What Helps Entrepreneurs Truck Forward After Massive Loss?

There are lessons to learn from every failed startup. But here is one way to make picking up the pieces a bit easier.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Why Your Startup Will Fail: You.
Startups

Why Your Startup Will Fail: You.

The most common preventable failure comes when CEOs are simply not willing to put their companies' needs ahead of their own.
Steve Tobak
Ducking Rubber Bands and Double Takes as the First Female Hire at a Tech Startup
Hiring

Ducking Rubber Bands and Double Takes as the First Female Hire at a Tech Startup

A female executive in San Francisco does some truth telling.
Jenn Steele