Grow Your Business

Starting a Business

How One Man Turned a Layoff Into a Successful Business

A full-time job at a prospering company does not equate to job security, as one entrepreneur learned after getting laid off.
Growth Strategies

Father and Son Business Owners Share Their Secrets to Success

In time for Father's Day, successful father and son business owners share how they balance their personal and professional relationships.
Management Lessons

A Leadership Lesson From Eisenhower's Stoic Reversal at D-Day

Remember the obstacle or the rival is only as strong as your perception lets it be.
Innovation Now

What the Band 'Fall Out Boy' Taught Me About Growing a Business

Lessons in marketing innovation from a rock band and how they can help your business grow.
Growth Strategies

10 Lessons from America's Greatest Military Leaders

Military talents can transfer well to guiding a team through the challenges of starting and running a small business.
Delegating

7 Rules for Entrepreneurs to Delegate Effectively

If your business is never too big for you to do it all, you're doing something wrong.
Time Management

A 40 Hour Work Week . . . Really?

If you want to own your own business than say goodbye to the 9 to 5 workday!
Focus

Why It Makes Sense to Build a Brand Around a Singular Idea

Staying very focused on what the company does best -- and what makes it different -- allows an organization to refine a product and excel.
Small Businesses

3 Trends Impacting Small and Medium Businesses Now

How new developments in social media, customer relations and marketing technologies can grow your business.
Startups

10 Time Sucks That Kill Startups

View spending your time as though you were spending your money.
Presidents

Lessons From 3 Lesser-Known Presidents

What entrepreneurs can glean from William Harrison, Rutherford B. Hayes and William McKinley.
Entrepreneurship

With This Startup, a Handwritten Thank You Note Is a Click Away

For $3.50 a note, Bond's robot arm will sign, seal and deliver your gratitude.
Growth Strategies

3 Strategies I Used to Build a Billion-Dollar Company

This once unattainable valuation is now the goal for many businesses across all industries. Here's how to give your venture a boost.
Startup Funding

4 Ways to Strategically Use New Funding to Boost Your Small Business

That deposit into your account isn't the end of the transaction. Now you have to figure out the best ways to spend it.
Grow Your Business

Guy Kawasaki's Top 6 Tips for Growing Your Business

Public speaking coach Jonathan Li explains his 'guy' crush on the business author.