Startups

How to Apply For Reid Hoffman's Stanford Class on Successfully Scaling Your Startup
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How to Apply For Reid Hoffman's Stanford Class on Successfully Scaling Your Startup

Many entrepreneurs will apply. Few will make the cut. Here's the inside scoop.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
4 Ways to Smoothly Transition From the Startup to the Scale-Up Phase
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4 Ways to Smoothly Transition From the Startup to the Scale-Up Phase

Do you want your company playing toddler soccer, strictly focused on the hustle? That doesn't make for a very successful business.
Jim Deters
4 Ways to Construct a 'Data-Innovation' Map for Your Business
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4 Ways to Construct a 'Data-Innovation' Map for Your Business

Have you considered a visual format to clearly illuminate how you use data in your operations, toward increasing productivity?
Asha Saxena
How Entrepreneurs Can Balance School and Business
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How Entrepreneurs Can Balance School and Business

School is back in session across the country. For some entrepreneurs, back to school means back to business.
Lisa Evans
Successful Entrepreneurs Never Commit This Crime
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Successful Entrepreneurs Never Commit This Crime

When you get married, do you have a back-up spouse in mind if it doesn't work out?
Daniel Ally
Are You a Real Entrepreneur or Just a Fake?
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Are You a Real Entrepreneur or Just a Fake?

Missing from today's entrepreneurial craze are real business leaders who question the status quo. That's what separates real entrepreneurs from the crowd.
Steve Tobak
How to Hire the Right Employees
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How to Hire the Right Employees

Before your first interview, be sure you create a job analysis, job description and accurate 'wanted' ad to bring in people who are a good fit for your needs.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
4 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Should Take Labor Day Off
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4 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Should Take Labor Day Off

Planning on skipping Labor Day fun to focus on your startup? Here are four reasons why you shouldn't.
Matthew Toren
We've Become So Obsessed With 'Innovation' That It's Now Meaningless
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We've Become So Obsessed With 'Innovation' That It's Now Meaningless

For most of us, we're simply trying to provide valuable products and solutions and make a little money doing it.
Boland Jones
4 of the Hottest Markets for Professionals Who Want to Teach and Train Others
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4 of the Hottest Markets for Professionals Who Want to Teach and Train Others

Not sure which market to target? Here are four smart choices for eLearning entrepreneurs.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Should You Extend Credit to Your Customers?
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Should You Extend Credit to Your Customers?

A too-lenient credit policy can break your business, while one that's too strict can scare customers away. Here's how to craft a credit policy that's just right.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
5 Steps to Get Community Buy-In for Your Startup's Charity Program
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5 Steps to Get Community Buy-In for Your Startup's Charity Program

By garnering support for your charitable organization, you will quickly increase your brand's image and build trust between your organization and community.
Chris Thornham
4 Mobile Marketing Lessons That Big Brands Can Learn From Startups
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4 Mobile Marketing Lessons That Big Brands Can Learn From Startups

Here are a few ways to inject your brand's mobile-marketing approach with a shot of startup spirit.
Gilad Bechar