Growth Strategies

Taking on the Big Guys: How a Small Company Is Competing With YouTube
Growth Strategies

Taking on the Big Guys: How a Small Company Is Competing With YouTube

People, product and passion can help you compete against a giant company in any field.
Gwen Moran
When Manufacturing in China, Face Time Can Be Critical
Growth Strategies

When Manufacturing in China, Face Time Can Be Critical

In this case study, costume company Revolution Dancewear put in the miles to improve its relationship with its Chinese manufacturers.
Kelly K. Spors
How to Stay Focused When the Summer Heat Saps Your Stamina and Your Startup
Growth Strategies

How to Stay Focused When the Summer Heat Saps Your Stamina and Your Startup

The summer is notoriously slow for certain businesses -- people are on vacation, summer hours kick in, sales slow down. Here's how to keep your vision laser focused on your startup.
Lambeth Hochwald
Growth Strategies

U.S. Federal Spending at Small Businesses Misses Mark. Again.

The Small Business Administration releases its scorecard measuring federal procurement in fiscal year 2012.
Catherine Clifford
The Art of the Pivot
Growth Strategies

The Art of the Pivot

Learn how six major companies made the hard changes that renewed their companies and their bottom line.
Linda Lacina
The Power of Giving Back: How Community Involvement Can Boost Your Bottom Line
Growth Strategies

The Power of Giving Back: How Community Involvement Can Boost Your Bottom Line

Companies who value corporate social responsibility are well regarded by their customers, have improved employee morale, and may even experience a boost in sales.
Lindsay LaVine
Growth Strategies

Startup Strategy: A Fixed Passion and a Flexible Approach

Know what you love and stick to it, but be willing to adapt your approach. Here's how.
Peter S. Cohan
Partnering Your Way to Startup Success
Growth Strategies

Partnering Your Way to Startup Success

Entrepreneur Matt Clark explains why pouring money into finding your ideal business partner may be your best bet.
Matt Clark
Women Entrepreneurs Becoming Force in the Developing World
Growth Strategies

Women Entrepreneurs Becoming Force in the Developing World

From India to Turkey, women are poised to transform local economies around the world. Here's a look at how they're faring.
Sarah J. Robbins
Entrepreneurs

4 Simple Actions to Lead a More Meaningful Life

Motivational speaker Dan Clark shares easy steps you can take to make your life more significant and fulfilling.
Gwen Moran
The Reasons For and Against Joining a Co-Working Space
Growth Strategies

The Reasons For and Against Joining a Co-Working Space

Before you join the co-working space frenzy, here are a few pros and cons to consider.
Adam Toren
Lego's Secrets for Brand Longevity
Make More Happen

Lego's Secrets for Brand Longevity

How young entrepreneurs can emulate the success of powerhouse brand Lego.
Matthew Toren
Back to the Roots' Nikhil Arora on Starting Up
Entrepreneurs

Back to the Roots' Nikhil Arora on Starting Up

For Nikhil Arora and Back to the Roots' co-founder, entrepreneurship just kind of happened. Here, the young entrepreneur opens up to YE's Antonio Neves on what the ride has been like so far.
Antonio Neves
Fran Tarkenton on Winning as a Self-Taught Entrepreneur
National Small Business Week

Fran Tarkenton on Winning as a Self-Taught Entrepreneur

The football-pro and serial entrepreneur will speak in Washington, D.C., at National Small Business Week. Here he reflects on what he learned along his entrepreneurial journey.
Catherine Clifford