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The Right CEO When You Launch Might Be the Wrong CEO When the Company Is Growing
Leadership Strategy

The Right CEO When You Launch Might Be the Wrong CEO When the Company Is Growing

The skills and proclivities needed when a company is launched and when it hits its stride are so different few people can manage both roles well.
George Deeb
The 3 Most Overlooked Ingredients of Startup Success Are All in Your Head
Startup Basics

The 3 Most Overlooked Ingredients of Startup Success Are All in Your Head

Hard work and a good idea are necessary but not sufficient to succeed the harsh winnowing process that crushes the majority of new businesses.
Pratik Dholakiya
18 Ways to Sink Your Startup (Infographic)
Infographics

18 Ways to Sink Your Startup (Infographic)

If you're making any of these mistakes, your business will pay the price.
Carly Okyle
Meet the Startups That Faced Off at the First-Ever 'Pitch Night NYC'
Pitch contests

Meet the Startups That Faced Off at the First-Ever 'Pitch Night NYC'

Ten startups participated in the rapid-fire competition; three were related to real estate.
Laura Entis
5 Great Gadgets for Entrepreneurs Revealed at CES 2015
CES 2015

5 Great Gadgets for Entrepreneurs Revealed at CES 2015

These tech solutions will save you time, space and headaches.
David Gerzof-Richard
Startup Basics

Borrow These 8 Lessons From a New Entrant in the Sharing Economy

There's big money to be made in people's unused, idle things. One company breaking into the space provides some good examples to follow.
Peter Gasca
How Hard Is Entrepreneurship? Nothing Comes Easy.
Entrepreneurship

How Hard Is Entrepreneurship? Nothing Comes Easy.

Entrepreneurship is very, very hard work. My path to success involved dented cars, the FBI and going broke.
Jason Saltzman
15 Resolutions to Become a Better CEO in 2015
Leadership

15 Resolutions to Become a Better CEO in 2015

An entrepreneur sets forth her pledges to turn into a more people-involved chief, engaging and inspiring employees to new heights.
Jessica Brondo Davidoff
Why You Should Love Your Job...Your Real One
Entrepreneurship

Why You Should Love Your Job...Your Real One

The vast majority of successful startup founders find their passion, their partners, and their product ideas at work.
Steve Tobak
Why the SBIR Program Is Worth Funding
Research

Why the SBIR Program Is Worth Funding

By overcoming market failure in the development and financing of early-stage technology, the SBIR program makes possible commercial activity that would not otherwise have occurred.
Scott Shane
13 Value-Packed Marketing Podcasts for Entrepreneurs
Marketing

13 Value-Packed Marketing Podcasts for Entrepreneurs

Maximize your commute and absorb lessons from experts on shows as short as five minutes.
Eric Siu
Startups, Share the Top Job Candidates You Turn Down
Hiring

Startups, Share the Top Job Candidates You Turn Down

This modest proposal could result in a win-win for companies and job seekers alike.
Iman Jalali
The Innovation Challenge Facing Startups in Crowded Industries
Startups

The Innovation Challenge Facing Startups in Crowded Industries

A startup has to rewrite the rules to thrive in fiercely competitive, established markets.
Yoav Vilner
Entrepreneurs Shouldn't Sell the Product, Rather the Solution
Growth Strategies

Entrepreneurs Shouldn't Sell the Product, Rather the Solution

If people can't see how their problems could be solved by what you are providing, you are likely wasting your time and resources.
Thomas Oppong