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Entrepreneur's Growth Conference: Live from California
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Entrepreneur's Growth Conference: Live from California

We're heading to Long Beach, Calif., on Wednesday to spotlight growth opportunities in 2012. Plan to watch Chris Brogan's live-streamed keynote speech.
Entrepreneur Staff
Women Entrepreneurs Put the Government in the Hot Seat
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Women Entrepreneurs Put the Government in the Hot Seat

Being a woman and an entrepreneur has its benefits, but there are also a number of challenges. Here, the SBA answers your burning questions about how to best overcome them.
Diana Ransom
A 2011 Holiday Shopping Trend Snapshot
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A 2011 Holiday Shopping Trend Snapshot

What retail forecasters expect from online customers during the holiday spending season this year.
Gwen Moran
Maestros of Malt: How Five Craft Brewmasters Got the Beer Bug
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Maestros of Malt: How Five Craft Brewmasters Got the Beer Bug

These Oregon entrepreneurs developed a taste for beer and turned it into a thriving business.
Diana Ransom
How to Tap the Power of 'Thank You'
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How to Tap the Power of 'Thank You'

Expressing gratitude can be good for business. Here are ways to make your appreciation more meaningful to your employees, vendors and customers.
Joey Faucette
How to Grow Beyond the Food Truck
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How to Grow Beyond the Food Truck

For a food truck, factors like finding a clutch parking spot and the weather can make or break your business. Here's how the co-owners of the wildly popular Mexicue food trucks are growing their business by diversifying their offerings.
Diana Ransom
Masterminding With 'Turnaround King' Grant Cardone
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Masterminding With 'Turnaround King' Grant Cardone

'Turnaround King' reality-TV star Grant Cardone broadcasts his mastermind group meetings on Ustream. Here are some entrepreneurship lessons from one of his recent discussions.
Carol Tice
Five Ways Your Business Can Grab Market Share Today
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Five Ways Your Business Can Grab Market Share Today

You can never stop trying to win new customers. After all, your competitors are probably trying to win over your customers right now.
Carol Tice
Entrepreneurs: Are You a Mover -- Or a Head-Shaker?
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Entrepreneurs: Are You a Mover -- Or a Head-Shaker?

The downturn has created two classes of business owners, according to a recent survey. Here's what the movers do that the head-shakers don't.
Carol Tice
Calling All Independent Merchants
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Calling All Independent Merchants

From now until Thanksgiving, tell us about one item that you sell that is the perfect gift for someone special. We'll consider it for our upcoming Indie Merchant Holiday Gift Guide.
Entrepreneur Staff
How the Business of Halloween Grew Up
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How the Business of Halloween Grew Up

Halloween is a booming business in the U.S. that's captured the imaginations of both children and adults. But that hasn't always been the case. We spoke with the president and CEO of Rubie's Costume Co., and asked him how the holiday became so supersized.
Diana Ransom
The Family Business Behind Charlie Sheen, Batman and Other Halloween Favorites
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The Family Business Behind Charlie Sheen, Batman and Other Halloween Favorites

From humble roots, Rubie's Costume Co., has grown into a global enterprise while staying family-owned -- thanks to ghosts, goblins and Lady Gaga.
Diana Ransom
How Steve Jobs Saved Apple
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How Steve Jobs Saved Apple

When he returned in 1997, one of Jobs' first goals was to review the company's bloated product line. Part of our blog series this week on the autobiography of Steve Jobs.
Jason Fell