Growth Strategies

The 7 Lifecycle Stages Every Business Experiences
Growth Strategies

The 7 Lifecycle Stages Every Business Experiences

Predictable Success CEO and founder Les McKeown explains how to take your startup from days of struggle to scaled success.
Nina Zipkin
11 Ways to Bake Innovation -- Not Disruption -- Into Your Culture
Make More Happen

11 Ways to Bake Innovation -- Not Disruption -- Into Your Culture

Here's how to ensure everything is in order inside the box before you start shaking it up.
Walter Bond
3 Emerging Markets Entrepreneurs Should Be Watching and How to Approach Them
International Business

3 Emerging Markets Entrepreneurs Should Be Watching and How to Approach Them

Here are three promising countries that offer entrepreneurs inviting business climates and rich opportunities.
Konstantin Makarov
Bring Out Your Inner Genius and Exercise That Creative Muscle
Creativity

Bring Out Your Inner Genius and Exercise That Creative Muscle

Don't listen to the myth that only a select few can be creative geniuses.
Matt Mayberry
Dingy Basements and Cluttered Garages. How Startup Spaces Inspire Office Design.
Workplaces

Dingy Basements and Cluttered Garages. How Startup Spaces Inspire Office Design.

The 'unintentional design' of today's makeshift startup spaces might inspire innovation at your organization, too.
Meg Osman
What the Amish Can Teach You About Building a Successful Business
Success

What the Amish Can Teach You About Building a Successful Business

Nothing grows a business like remembering good, old fashioned principles.
Sandi Krakowski
4 Ways Just Getting Ready to Hire an Assistant Helps Entrepreneurs
Inspiring Your Team

4 Ways Just Getting Ready to Hire an Assistant Helps Entrepreneurs

The necessity of explaining a startup's system to a new assistant is often when founders realize how disorganized they really are.
Kelly Lovell
Don't Declare War. Respect Competitors, and Capitalize on Your Own Strengths.
Competition

Don't Declare War. Respect Competitors, and Capitalize on Your Own Strengths.

Here are eight ways to stop denigrating your competition and start using it to your advantage.
Martin Zwilling
Create the Strongest Patent Possible With These 5 Tips
Patents

Create the Strongest Patent Possible With These 5 Tips

Your patent attorney is your next best friend -- but only if you put in the hard work first.
Stephen Key
The 9 Advantages of Franchising
Franchises

The 9 Advantages of Franchising

Is franchising right for you? Get the skinny on the nine things franchising offers that may benefit your business.
Mark Siebert
3 Destructive Employee Syndromes No Boss Can Tolerate
Human Resources

3 Destructive Employee Syndromes No Boss Can Tolerate

Mostly, it's good when people take ownership of their jobs but, taken to an extreme, it turns toxic.
Dixie Gillaspie
5 Productivity Tips I Learned From Uber and Other Silicon Valley Superstars
Make More Happen

5 Productivity Tips I Learned From Uber and Other Silicon Valley Superstars

Entrepreneurs who make it big avoid distractions and multitasking. They are masters of focus.
Shawn Carolan
9 Quotes on Growth From Leaders of Young, Hot Companies
Growth Strategies

9 Quotes on Growth From Leaders of Young, Hot Companies

These takeaways were all said at The New Web's recent conference in New York City.
Zach Cutler