Business Ideas

5 Ways to Communicate as Efficiently as a Computer
Communication Strategies

5 Ways to Communicate as Efficiently as a Computer

Learning to speak like a machine in an efficient, direct and concise manner will give you a leg up in business.
Michael Mamas
4 Ways to Tell If Transportation Is the Right Business for You
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4 Ways to Tell If Transportation Is the Right Business for You

Before you jump in feet first, review these four aspects of the transportation business. They might seal the deal, or they could give you reasons to keep looking.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
The Pros and Cons of Starting an Online Consulting Business
Starting a Business

The Pros and Cons of Starting an Online Consulting Business

Here's a closer look at the upside and downside of consulting. Find out if it's a good fit for you.
Shelby Larson
12 Transportation Businesses You Can Start Now
Starting a Business

12 Transportation Businesses You Can Start Now

If you're interested in starting a transportation service, these dozen ideas should give you a lot to think about.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
27 Businesses You Can Start for Less Than $1,000
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27 Businesses You Can Start for Less Than $1,000

'People want control over their career, and so creating their own business for under $1,000 gives them the ability to test it out, to see what works and what doesn't,' career coach says.
4 Sales Prospects You Must Understand
Marketing Bootcamp

4 Sales Prospects You Must Understand

I want to give you examples of four prospects that you might recognize, and a potential close to meet their personal buying styles.
Grant Cardone
5 Pieces of Common Startup Advice That Do More Harm Than Good
Wisdom

5 Pieces of Common Startup Advice That Do More Harm Than Good

Endless repetition has made some business aphorisms sound right, but do they hold up? Let's think it through.
Larry Alton
The 411 on 4 Smoking Hot Marijuana Startups
Marijuana

The 411 on 4 Smoking Hot Marijuana Startups

A blunt look at a handful of budding cannabis businesses, just in time for the global pot-smoker's holiday.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
7 Personality Principles to Boost Office Productivity
Productivity

7 Personality Principles to Boost Office Productivity

They don't give out a Ph.D. on how to talk to people.
Michael Mamas
10 Types of Businesses You Can Build After 5 p.m.
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10 Types of Businesses You Can Build After 5 p.m.

Do you play an instrument? Cook a killer quiche? Walk dogs? There's money to be made there.
Sujan Patel
63 Businesses to Start for Under $10,000
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63 Businesses to Start for Under $10,000

Need a new business idea? Here are over 60 you can run with now.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
The Number-One Rule of Business Is to Stay Business-Focused
Discipline

The Number-One Rule of Business Is to Stay Business-Focused

Implement these eight disciplines in order to attract customers, beat your competition and deliver a value proposition.
Martin Zwilling
Whoopi Goldberg Launches Medical Marijuana Startup to Ease Menstrual Cramp Pain
Marijuana

Whoopi Goldberg Launches Medical Marijuana Startup to Ease Menstrual Cramp Pain

The Oscar-winning actress is the latest celebrity to get in on the green rush, but one of the first to break the 'grass-ceiling.'
Kim Lachance Shandrow
'Hey, Dummy. Right Here. Right In Front of You!' Said My Calling in Life as I Made a Dirty Martini
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'Hey, Dummy. Right Here. Right In Front of You!' Said My Calling in Life as I Made a Dirty Martini

My entrepreneurial niche involved something I did over and over every day as a bartender.
Eric Tecosky