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Don't Think Sending Free Stuff to Editors Will Get You Covered
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Don't Think Sending Free Stuff to Editors Will Get You Covered

Coverage can't be bought. You can send us stuff if you'd like, but that doesn't mean we'll write about you.
Jason Feifer
Check Out a New Podcast Hosted by Reid Hoffman -- And Join the Conversation on Entrepreneur.com
Masters of Scale

Check Out a New Podcast Hosted by Reid Hoffman -- And Join the Conversation on Entrepreneur.com

The billionaire co-founder of LinkedIn and Greylock partner is hosting a new 10-series podcast, 'Masters of Scale', one full of ideas worth talking about.
Andrea Huspeni
6 Important Factors Venture Capitalists Consider Before Investing
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6 Important Factors Venture Capitalists Consider Before Investing

Only about one percent of startups get venture capital money. How can you stand out and be that one percent?
Jonathan Long
Why a Blog Gets You Further than an MBA
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Why a Blog Gets You Further than an MBA

Why pay hundreds of thousands to earn an MBA when $100 a year will finance your blog? (Reality check: You'll still need to put in a lot of effort.)
Jeff Rose
How to Get Started as a Paid Consultant to Companies
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How to Get Started as a Paid Consultant to Companies

When people realize how much you know they'll want to hire you.
Kimanzi Constable
Why the Best Thing Any Entrepreneur Can Be Is Versatile
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Why the Best Thing Any Entrepreneur Can Be Is Versatile

Wahoo's Fish Taco Founder Wing Lam explains the importance of always learning new things.
Business Rockstars
How to Pick the Right Team for Your Startup
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How to Pick the Right Team for Your Startup

A 10-step guide to making sure your startup succeeds where so many others fail.
Eric Sachs
How One Mom Is Empowering Women Through Shoes
Innovation

How One Mom Is Empowering Women Through Shoes

After a former digital marketer and shoe aficionado spent two decades sacrificing fit and style in order to find shoes to wear on her narrow feet, she took matters into her own hands.
Jessica Abo
Why Paramore's Lead Singer Says She's Only Good at Two Things: Music and Business
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Why Paramore's Lead Singer Says She's Only Good at Two Things: Music and Business

Hayley Williams has found a second creative outlet with her startup, Good Dye Young.
Bryan Elliott
The 5 Essential Elements of an Efficient Business No Matter What Your Business Is
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The 5 Essential Elements of an Efficient Business No Matter What Your Business Is

People and process are more important to your success than that idea that you're in love with.
Chidike Samuelson
5 Franchises Animal Lovers Can Start Right Now
Franchises

5 Franchises Animal Lovers Can Start Right Now

If you love pets and want to start your own business, try investing in one of these franchises.
Entrepreneur Staff
5 Startup Lessons That Could Have Saved Me 5 Years
Startup Lessons

5 Startup Lessons That Could Have Saved Me 5 Years

Want to overcome some of the hurdles of starting a business? These tips will help you reach the finish line faster.
Martin Welker
You're Not Crazy: Trading Your Six-Figure Job for Entrepreneurial Freedom Is the Right Move
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You're Not Crazy: Trading Your Six-Figure Job for Entrepreneurial Freedom Is the Right Move

You're the only one who should determine how much your time is worth. These tips can help you enter the startup world with eyes wide open.
Jacob Warwick
Brand New Technology Is a Double-Edged Sword
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Brand New Technology Is a Double-Edged Sword

Bo Pyskir, president and owner of LEMKO, says when starting a new business you have to remember that what you are doing is meaningful and important.