Industry Research

3 Tips for Starting a Company in an Unfamiliar Industry

Launching a company within an industry you know nothing about? (Like Elon Musk did). No, you're not crazy.

Hope Horner

· 6 min read

3 Reasons to Start Copying Your Competitors Today

You don't have to steal strategies or plagiarize work to learn from your competitors-find out how.

Craig Simpson

· 5 min read

To Increase Your Chance of Success, Get Into an Industry You Know

The more experience you have in your industry, the more you know about the products, services, competitors, suppliers, channels of distribution, customers, and opportunities.

Michael Glauser

· 5 min read

5 Reasons the Best Performers Underestimate Their Value

When self-doubt creeps in, your possibilities become limited.

Jenn Steele

· 6 min read

Sharing Economy Showdown: The Airbnbs of the World Will Be Bigger Than the Ubers by 2019, Report Says

Juniper Research compares the growth of two segments of the exploding sharing economy.

Catherine Clifford

· 3 min read

A Depressing New Study Finds Being Short or Overweight Can Hurt Your Career

Size does matter, as short men and overweight women face the largest backlash.

Lindsay Friedman

· 2 min read

Is Your Business Idea Too Weird for a VC?

If your business doesn't firmly fit the mold, don't be discouraged.

Sam Hogg

· 2 min read

These Businesses Will Be Booming Until 2020 and Beyond

Here are six of the most promising industries for new graduates, according to a new report.

Anne Fisher

· 2 min read

Have a Business Idea? 6 Ways to Research Your Industry.

When deciding to launch a business, it's important not only to talk to potential customers, but to gather all of the industry data you can. Here's how to do it.

How to Determine If There's a Market for Your Business Idea

Before you jump in and start your business, make sure there's a market for it and conduct market research. Read on to learn how.

3 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Find Paid Public Speaking Engagements

Many organizations and businesses have budgets for speakers. Finding them and connecting is just like hustling for any other opportunity.

Kimanzi Constable

· 5 min read

Israel Has Emerged as an R&D Alternative to Silicon Valley

The nation's tech prowess and entrepreneurial vigor has attracted many of the worlds largest corporations but startups are welcome, too.

Ron Yekutiel

· 4 min read