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Recent Survey Provides a Great Look at Today's Entrepreneur [Infographic]
Entrepreneurs

Recent Survey Provides a Great Look at Today's Entrepreneur [Infographic]

Just who is starting businesses in the U.S., and what makes them tick?
David Nilssen
8 Tips for Young Entrepreneurs Forged From Launching 5 Startups
Startup Basics

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
Thanks for Everything, Now Get Out! When Founders Get Fired.
Founders

Thanks for Everything, Now Get Out! When Founders Get Fired.

Knowing the limits of one's ability and understanding when it is best for the organization to have another assume power is perhaps the greatest quality any leader can possess.
Susan Solovic
5 Things I Learned About Successful Startups From Steve Jobs
Startup Basics

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
8 Great Entrepreneurial Success Stories
Entrepreneurship

8 Great Entrepreneurial Success Stories

If you're serious about being an entrepreneur, let these stories of success guide your planning.
Steve Tobak
Why We Invested in AlleyNYC
Alleynyc

Why We Invested in AlleyNYC

Co-working space AlleyNYC recently raised $16 million in a round we participated in. Here's our reasoning.
Ray Hennessey
The Fastest Way to the Top? Work at a Startup.
Working at a Startup

The Fastest Way to the Top? Work at a Startup.

You could learn a lot by working your way to the top of a well-established company, but who has time for that?
Stephen Key
Stop Being Such a Tight Wad. Invest In a Great Website.
Starting a Business

Stop Being Such a Tight Wad. Invest In a Great Website.

Spending money on a beautifully designed, fully capable website is no longer a luxury if you're looking to launch or grow any ecommerce business in 2015.
Greg Shugar
4 Things Steve Jobs Taught Me About Succeeding as an Entrepreneur
Startups

4 Things Steve Jobs Taught Me About Succeeding as an Entrepreneur

Jobs' imprint on technology, product design and branding cannot be overstated but even one of his great admirers balks at how he managed his team.
Mark Tacchi
6 Strategies for Managing a Fast Growing Company
Grow Your Business

6 Strategies for Managing a Fast Growing Company

Growth is the goal of every startup but when it comes, it brings its own challenges.
John Rampton
Don't Let Overthinking Your Product Launch Cost You Competitive Advantage
Startup Basics

Don't Let Overthinking Your Product Launch Cost You Competitive Advantage

The pursuit of perfection can be the greatest threat to market success for your brilliant business idea.
Murray Newlands
VC 100: The Top Investors in Early-Stage Startups
VC 100

VC 100: The Top Investors in Early-Stage Startups

Check out this 2014 snapshot of the top 100 U.S. venture capital firms, corporate VCs, and other market players funding early-stage deals.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
3 Steps to Eliminating the Barriers to Becoming Self-Sufficient
Entrepreneurship

3 Steps to Eliminating the Barriers to Becoming Self-Sufficient

Many people confuse fear with prudence and limit their opportunities by underestimating what they can master.
Terry Powell
How a Ghostwriter Can Breathe Life Into Your Startup's Content Strategy
Content Strategy

How a Ghostwriter Can Breathe Life Into Your Startup's Content Strategy

The typical startup budget is small but the demand for content is big. Ghostwriters are often the affordable solution.
Larry Alton