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Popular News And Articles About Business Ideas

Looking For A Business Idea? Start With Your Purpose

Here's a completely different way of developing a business idea. Instead of focusing on a problem worth solving, focus on the purpose that drives you.

Eloise Skinner

5 Questions to Ask Before Including Services in Your Bootstrapping Strategy

Offering services tied to your product can lead to high-margin recurring revenue, but it may not be right for you.

Albert Santalo

4 Ways to Build a Seven-Figure Brand and Sellable Business

Show consumers the value your business can give them. 

Blake Nubar

Making a Living as a Stock Photographer

Find out what it takes to earn your keep selling your photos to a stock image company.

The Unbearably High Price of 'Free'

Using the word 'free' in your marketing is a quick way to get attention, but it's also a double-edged sword that has tripped up a lot of businesses.

Julie Guest

5 Ways to Prepare Your Business Now for the Next Major Disruption

Don't be caught off-guard … again. Plan for the future now before it's too late.

Scott Newbert

What to Borrow From Apple's Business Model to Secure Your Success as an Entrepreneur

If your business is facing increased competition for sales, here is a big lesson from one of the world's most valuable companies.

Ben Patwa

24 Business Ideas That Could Be Worth Millions

Focus on one of the many problems people have that you could help them solve.

John Rampton

10 business ideas for geeks

There are two factors that you can put to work immediately: your knowledge and free time. With these two assets and the inspiration that these five success stories will give you, you can take the step to undertake.

Launch These Businesses for Little to No Money

It takes courage and dedication to start your own business, but not much cash.

Murray Newlands

19 ideas to sell to mighty PANK aunts

"Professional Aunts Without Children" (PANK) are independent and successful women who decide to spend on their nephews.