News and Articles About The Grind
Choosing business partners is not easy. If they are going to be with you in the long haul, you need to make sure they are a great fit. Here are a few things you should be considering.
When first launching an endeavor, getting the first few customers on board can be extremely challenging. Yet, they provide a load of information. Here is how to make sure they are happy.
From hockey-stick growth to flat lines, projections can run the gamut. For our series The Grind, the founder of S.W. Basics offers up advice about how she handled these, at times, elusive forecasts.
While Silicon Valley, New York and Boston's entrepreneurial ecosystem get the most media attention, these hubs don't make sense for all companies. For our series The Grind, globe-trotting entrepreneur Jamie Wong gives us the skinny on other amazing locations to start a company.
For our series The Grind, the founder of Practice Makes Perfect discusses how pivoting helped him not fall into the category of failures.
Thinking that you have to annihilate your competitors to dominate your industry may not be the best approach to scale your company. Here is why.
When budgets are lean and resources tight, consider turning to an affiliate program to increase sales.
For our series The Grind, the founder of Alumnify explains why his philosophy is sell, sell, sell and not launch quickly.
For our series The Grind, the founder of a healthy salad restaurant explains why she decided to call it a day and shut her restaurant doors.
For our series The Grind, the founder of S.W. Basics offers up advice on how to catch the attention of startup founders.
For product-focused startups having your item on the shelves of big-box stores isn't always what it is cracked up to be. Here are three hidden challenges you may face.
While scaling a business globally can be an exciting, it can also be challenging. Jamie Wong of Vayable offers up advice on how a lean startup can scale internationally.
Bringing on your first employee can be a scary but a necessary task. Karim Abouelnaga of Practice Makes Perfect provides tips on how to make the process less painful.
For our series The Grind, AJ Agrawal opens up about why he decided to put everything on the back burner to become a programmer and why he is so glad he did.
For our series The Grind, entrepreneur Greg Connolly explains how changing his mentality helped him become a better entrepreneur.
For our series The Grind, Sarah Haselkorn opens up about challenges young entrepreneurs face and how to conquer them.
The founder of S.W. Basics delves into why her company changed its name and the time-saving rebranding tips she learned along the way.
For our series The Grind, young entrepreneur Franco Capurro opens up about how he nabbed an amazing board of advisors by turning to his network and leveraging his current mentors.
Vayable co-founder Jamie Wong opens up about how leaving the Valley's "techno-chamber" helped her form deeper connections with customers.
Co-founder of nonprofit Practice Makes Perfect startup delves into how focusing on value can help attract volunteers and ensure they will be in it for the long haul.
The founder of OrigAudio opens up into how he turned a hard-knock situation into 8,000 new customers.
For our series The Grind, the founder of Travefy offers up advice on securing external capital.
For our series The Grind, the founder of sports-drink company Amara offers up advice on how to expand intelligently.
For our series The Grind, young entrepreneur and founder of eco-healthy restaurant Green Bean Sarah Haselkorn discusses the importance of implementing systems at businesses.
When you are looking to raise growth funding, you'll often have to answer extremely tough questions about your business and yourself. Here's how one business owner rediscovered just how important it is to be confident.