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What My Mom Taught Me About Being a Female Entrepreneur

The co-founder of Zady discusses how her mother's advice has helped get her through some of the bumps in the startup road -- especially when dealing with gender bias.

Soraya Darabi

· 5 min read

When Making Any Major Business Decision I Turn to My Mom's Advice

The co-founder of ethical fashion startup Zady opens up about how her mother's insight has helped her decision-making process.

Maxine B├ędat

· 3 min read

Why the 5 People Around You Are Crucial to Your Success

Whether it's co-founders, family or friends, you need people to challenge you and help you make your company better.

Kai Sato

· 4 min read

Avoid These 3 Pitfalls When Opening a Consulting Business

If done correctly, a consulting business can be lucrative for an entrepreneur. To get people on the right path, here are three mistakes to avoid.

Dana Brownlee

· 5 min read

Mark Cuban's Rules for Running a Stellar Startup

The serial entrepreneur imparts advice from experience running his own ventures and encouraging new business owners.

Nina Zipkin

· 4 min read

My Biggest Mistake: Relying on a Resume

You have heard the saying, 'don't judge a book by its cover.' Here is why you shouldn't judge a person by her resume.

Mike Templeman

· 4 min read

How to Get Former Employers and Co-Workers to Invest in Your Startup

Three tips to keep in mind when asking people who once managed or worked with you for money.

Michelle Goodman

· 3 min read

The Gospel of Guy Kawasaki: 4 Startup Secrets to Getting Growth Right

The noted tech evangelist shares why entrepreneurs should imbue their businesses with deeper meaning, and how the venture capital funding paradigm has radically shifted.

Geoff Weiss

· 4 min read

Need Guidance at Your Startup? Create an Advisory Board Keeping These 3 Things in Mind.

Figure out who your advisors will be, what role they'll play and what they'll get in return.

Adam Toren

· 3 min read

The 7 Books Every Entrepreneur Needs to Read When They're Discouraged

As a founder, you are going to see your fair share of twists and turns, with some making you want to throw in the towel. Here are seven books to read when you are feeling discouraged and need to feel inspired.

Dorie Clark

· 4 min read

6 Common Mistakes People Make When Starting a Business

Do yourself a favor and avoid these costly pitfalls.

Lorie A. Parch

· 9 min read

Stranger Danger: 3 Good Reasons to Reject a LinkedIn Connection Request

No, you're not mean. Just smart. Sometimes it's okay to ignore connection requests on the world's most popular career social networking platform. Here's when you probably should.

Kim Lachance Shandrow

· 5 min read