Growth

How To

Torn? What to Do When You Have No Idea What to Do.

While entrepreneurship is an exciting adventure, it at times can be confusing. If you have no idea what to do, try these things and see if they can help you get unstuck.
Growth Strategies

7 Tips for Startups to Engineer Traction and See Big Growth

You're only as good as the number of people using and, more importantly, paying for what you built.
Funding

With $28 Million in New Funding, Porch Is the 1-Year-Old Startup Looking to Remodel the Home Improvement Market

In addition to a large Series A, the company reported an exponential increase in employee headcount and several new site features.
Startups

Miss the Startup Days? 11 Fun Reminders They Weren't So Great.

If your company has scaled up and now feels like a 'real' business, embrace it.
Growing Industries

The Most Profitable Types of Small Businesses

Accounting leads the pack while several service-based industries follow closely behind.
Freelancers

Freelance Site Fiverr Raises $30 Million in a Play to Become the 'Amazon of Marketplace Services'

The site, which started out as a quirky, $5-a-pop freelance marketplace, has beefed up its offerings.
Failure

4 Motivating TED Talks to Help You Bounce Back From Failure

If you at first you don't succeed, dust yourself off and TED again. These inspiring talks will get you back on your feet in no time.
Growth Strategies

Bust Through Painful Growth Spurts by Readying Your Business Now

Don't miss out on a growth opportunity because you failed to plan for expansion. Tackle growing pains with these 3 preparation tactics.
Growth

For Long-Term Growth, First Scale Your Foundation

Don't let the exhilaration of the initial growth spurt distract you from the fundamentals necessary to grow for years.
Trends

Mary Meeker: Tablet Shipments Are Growing Faster Than PCs Ever Did

The venture capitalist and legendary Wall Street analyst released her 2014 internet trends report today at the Code Conference.
Growth Strategies

What to Do When You Have Too Many Ideas and Not Enough Time

It all comes down to treating your life like ... a rose bush.
Expansion

6 Signs Your Startup Is Ready to Expand

From having the cash to meeting established goals, look for these indicators before you leap.
Finance

5 Signs You Need Investors -- Stat!

Learning when it's time to call for capital can be tricky, but it could be potentially lifesaving for your business.
Equity

When Trading Equity for Cash, Balance Is Everything

Sell too little, and you lack the resources to grow. Sell too much, and you lose control.
Business Management

What's That Behind You! Why Paranoia is Good for Business.

As you launch projects or make changes, it's vital to think about ways things can go wrong.