Starting a Business

How to Diversify Your Business Interests

The best hedge against relying on only one stream of income is diversification. Here's how to get started with diversifying your business interests.

This Couple Escaped Arranged Marriages in Pakistan. Now They Run a $12 Million Brooklyn Shoe Brand.

When Sidra Qasim and Waqas Ali landed in the U.S. not knowing a word of English, they had no idea how far their entrepreneurial journey would take them.

Liz Brody

Why Your Startup Needs an Advisory Board (and How to Choose the Right People)

Advisors are more than a wealth of knowledge; they're advocates for your business that you cannot go without.

Eric Tolic

A Step-by-Step Guide to Starting a Local Floral Shop

Using this step-by-step guide, you will learn how to start a local florist shop, from finding the right location to selecting inventory, hiring employees, and marketing to customers.

Murali Nethi

'It Was Like a Drug': How Dave's Hot Chicken Grew a Cult Following in an East Hollywood Parking Lot

What started as a parking lot pop-up expanded to 67 locations in less than five years. Here's how Dave's Hot Chicken became one of the fastest-growing food chains in the country.

Free Webinar | July 19th: Building Products That Matter with GoodRx co-CEO Doug Hirsch

How do top entrepreneurs create demand for their business? It all starts with products and services that matter.

Jason Nazar

4 Proactive Habits to Build the Career You Want

Starting a new business or changing careers can feel daunting, but developing these four proactive habits will illuminate your path to success.

Nancy Solari

Are You an Ideal Franchisee? Here's How to Find Out.

How does your personality compare? Do you like following rules or making the rules?

Dan Rowe

Startup Equity Splits Are a Calculation, Not a Negotiation

One of the biggest misconceptions startup founders have is that equity ownership needs to be negotiated in advance of any work being done. This problem is easily observable if you rely on facts instead of opinions.

Mike Moyer

Most Startups Fail. These 5 Tips Will Help Make Sure Yours Doesn't.

A majority of startups don't make it long enough to sustain themselves on real profits. If you want to make sure your startup isn't one of them, take a look at these five practices I've observed from successful, thriving ventures.

Zain Jaffer

Creating an EdTech Course for Adults? These 3 Principles Will Make It Successful

Adults learn differently than children, so we need to make sure our EdTech programs are designed for them, too. Here are the three main differences to consider when creating educational products for adults rather than children.

How to Land Your Dream Investors and Catapult You to Success

Fundraising is a crucial piece to any successful business plan, but landing investors is often a challenge, especially in today's very competitive fundraising landscape. Keep in mind these key things as you're starting your journey on the fundraising circuit.

Ryan Fritsch