Growth Strategies

GoPro Is Going Public. Will It Sink or Swim?
IPO

GoPro Is Going Public. Will It Sink or Swim?

The mini high-definition camera company is cool, but there are questions about whether it's a solid investment.
When Your Startup Is Ready to Rent an Office of Its Own
Office Space

When Your Startup Is Ready to Rent an Office of Its Own

Suddenly the co-working space no longer fits the staff. Keep these items in mind when shopping for a new company office space.
Jon Ziefert
Welcoming New Team Players (After Their Startup Joined Yours)
Employee Morale

Welcoming New Team Players (After Their Startup Joined Yours)

During the transition following an acquisition, employee nerves can become frayed. Here's how to stave off the jealousy, resentfulness and disenchantment of existing staff.
Want a Huge Boost in Efficiency? Make Some Small Changes.
Growth Strategies

Want a Huge Boost in Efficiency? Make Some Small Changes.

Use this method for identifying, testing and optimizing shifts at your business.
John Meyer
3 Stylish Startups That Want You to Ditch 'Fast Fashion'
Fashion

3 Stylish Startups That Want You to Ditch 'Fast Fashion'

Sustainability is still evolving within fashion retail and these startups are trying to set the standards.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Beware of These 10 Franchise Ownership Myths
Franchise Buying Guide

Beware of These 10 Franchise Ownership Myths

What to consider when weighing a decision to become a franchisee.
Joel Libava
Stoke Your Passion and Elevate Your Career
Passion

Stoke Your Passion and Elevate Your Career

We examine the difference between true passions and passing fads, and what they mean for you professionally.
Jeff Shuey
12 Restaurants Capitalizing on the Anti-Fast Food Revolution
Restaurants

12 Restaurants Capitalizing on the Anti-Fast Food Revolution

It takes creativity to engineer a menu of fresh ingredients and healthy dishes – and then use that as the base of a successful business. Here are nutritious concepts transforming the fast-casual kitchen.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Intellectual Property

How to Triage Your Intellectual Property Needs

While this protection can rack up a bill, businesses will gain certain competitive advantages in the process.
Darin Klemchuk
Study Your Team Now to Make the Best Hire Later
Hiring Employees

Study Your Team Now to Make the Best Hire Later

The hiring process will always have too much guesswork if it is all about the candidate. You can't be certain the new hire is a good fit until you've methodically evaluate the strengths and talents of your staff.
Mary Kaiser
Looking for a Partner? Learn These 8 Essentials First.
Partnerships

Looking for a Partner? Learn These 8 Essentials First.

First, figure out why you're taking a partner, then work out these details how you will do so.
Doug and Polly White
Because Life Isn't Easy: 4 Secrets of Success Amid Adversity
Success Stories

Because Life Isn't Easy: 4 Secrets of Success Amid Adversity

Tragedy and personal setbacks can ruin you, or inspire you to do more with your life. Here's some advice.
Ryan K. Novak
When is a Leave of Absence an Appropriate ADA Accommodation?
Legal

When is a Leave of Absence an Appropriate ADA Accommodation?

As part of the law, you may have to let employees take some time off. Here are three questions to ask when making your decision.
Marti Cardi
4 Assumptions Keeping Your Startup Grounded
Startup Basics

4 Assumptions Keeping Your Startup Grounded

Transitioning from startup to profitable business is painstaking and arduous. Many entrepreneurs have assumptions about the process that can make it endless.
Weston Bergmann