Growth Strategies

What You Need to Know About Data Modeling
Growth Strategies

What You Need to Know About Data Modeling

Data modeling is the organization of databases into tools that help you use information as effectively and flawlessly as possible. Here's what you need to know to get started.
Mikal E. Belicove
How to Manage the Stress of Uncertainty
Growth Strategies

How to Manage the Stress of Uncertainty

Four tips to help you gain control of a new business idea and lower stress.
Nadia Goodman
4 Business Lessons from Quentin Tarantino Movies
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4 Business Lessons from Quentin Tarantino Movies

What you can learn about managing your business from the award-winning writer and director.
Lindsay LaVine
Have an Idea for the Next Kale Chip? 3 Tips for Success in the Natural and Organic Industry (Infographic)
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Have an Idea for the Next Kale Chip? 3 Tips for Success in the Natural and Organic Industry (Infographic)

The fast-growing natural and organic products industry has plenty to offer hungry startups.
Catherine Clifford
The New York Times Gets Into the Incubator Game
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The New York Times Gets Into the Incubator Game

A startup incubator in The New York Times Co.'s Manhattan headquarters will nurture companies that are rethinking the future of media.
Brian Patrick Eha
Big-Box Backlash: The Rebirth of Mom-and-Pop Shops
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Big-Box Backlash: The Rebirth of Mom-and-Pop Shops

As consumers grow more comfortable with ecommerce, Amazon.com isn't the only web company making big-box stores sweat. These days, corner cafes and artisanal cheesemongers are taking a bigger piece of the retail pie.
Diana Ransom
Succeeding Through Failure and Other Tips This Week
Growth Strategies

Succeeding Through Failure and Other Tips This Week

Failing upward, knowing when to abandon ship, the importance of starting negotiations and more: our best tips of the week.
Brian Patrick Eha
Entrepreneur Coach Antonio Neves on Finding Focus and the Power of Storytelling
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Entrepreneur Coach Antonio Neves on Finding Focus and the Power of Storytelling

The founder Thinqaction and business coach offers up his top tips for tackling camera-shy tendencies, along with a host of other challenging entrepreneurial issues.
Diana Ransom
How Your Failures Can Help You Succeed
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How Your Failures Can Help You Succeed

Failure is inevitable, but is there a right way to go wrong? An open mindset and a willingness to learn from mistakes can be all that stand between glorious comeback and utter collapse.
Christopher Hann
Inside Silicon Valley's Annual Failure Conference
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Inside Silicon Valley's Annual Failure Conference

At FailCon, entrepreneurs study other's failures and how to prepare for their success.
Jennifer Wang
How 5 Successful Entrepreneurs Bounced Back After Failure
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How 5 Successful Entrepreneurs Bounced Back After Failure

From stolen inventory to legal woes these five fearless 'treps clawed their way back from disaster.
Jennifer Wang
4 Marketing Hazards to Avoid
Marketing

4 Marketing Hazards to Avoid

Don't let a small mistake give you big problems. Here are four missteps that can quickly sabotage your well-crafted boomer and senior marketing campaign.
Obamacare 101: How Business Owners Can Prepare in 2013
Growth Strategies

Obamacare 101: How Business Owners Can Prepare in 2013

We look at what the new health law requires, and how businesses can prepare for new rules, shop exchanges and avoid penalties.
Dinah Wisenberg Brin
Your Small-Business Could Get a Makeover Courtesy of CNBC
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Your Small-Business Could Get a Makeover Courtesy of CNBC

CNBC announces casting call for new reality show 'The Big Fix', where small-businesses will receive a makeover from Camping World CEO Marcus Lemonis.
Lindsay LaVine