SC Getting Started
The One Basic Skill Every Startup CEO Needs
When it comes to getting the word out about your business, startups need this one skill to get noticed.
The 9 P's to Prepare for Pitching Panic
Pitching to investors is part of the game. Yet, for many entrepreneurs getting up and presenting your idea can be downright petrifying. Here are a few tips on how to get through the presentation and seal the deal.
How to Turn Negativity Into Creativity
Novelty is often met with resistance. Here's how thought leaders like Steve Jobs were able to use rejection to fuel creative brilliance.
5 Steps to Conquering Public-Speaking Anxiety
People most likely to suffer from speaking anxiety are those who care most about their careers. The reason is that overachievers are highly aware of the importance of presentation skills in climbing the corporate ladder and becoming successful.
4 Lessons I Wish I Learned Before Going Public
Wix chief executive talks about life at a startup on the way to a big milestone.
The Worst Business Plan Mistake Entrepreneurs Make
If you think you can just hire someone else to do the dirty work of writing your business plan, think again.
5 Places Your Great Ideas Are Hiding And How to Set Them Free
Business ideas are buzzing all around you. It's just a matter of knowing where to look and how to uncover them. Here are five places to start.
How to Stop Making Excuses and Run With Your Business Idea
There will never be a "perfect" time to start your business, so why not start now?
How to Build an Advisory Board
Why you should consider building an advisory team alongside your business plan -- and how to get started.
10 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Small-Business Attorney
A quick guide to finding a legal professional that is the right fit for your business.
10 Questions to Ask Yourself When Testing a Business Idea
Need help trying to figure out if that great idea you're passionate about could become a successful business? Here's how to evaluate a potential winner.