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3 Key Questions That Will Help You Decide If Your Business Can Be Franchised
Franchise Opportunities

3 Key Questions That Will Help You Decide If Your Business Can Be Franchised

If you're not sure that franchising is for you, answering these three questions could be all you need to do to decide.
Rick Grossmann
4 Tactics to Steal From Startups That Find the Best Talent
Inspiring Your Team

4 Tactics to Steal From Startups That Find the Best Talent

Only your people can build your brand. Be open to remote workers and new grads who want to grow with you.
Will Caldwell
Broadway's 'War Paint' Teaches Us to Embrace Risk and Never Settle
Business Unusual

Broadway's 'War Paint' Teaches Us to Embrace Risk and Never Settle

Actresses Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole share what the first female celebrity entrepreneurs can teach us today.
7 Things I Wish I Knew When I Began as an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurship

7 Things I Wish I Knew When I Began as an Entrepreneur

Risk comes with the job, but you don't have to take every gamble.
Brian Roberts
6 Tips for Navigating Online Lending Options
Startup Funding

6 Tips for Navigating Online Lending Options

Smart advice to help you apply for and land an online loan for your small business
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Why I Traveled to 47 Countries While Building a Startup
Remote Workers

Why I Traveled to 47 Countries While Building a Startup

This "digital nomad" is more productive than ever and spending less money than he did at home -- and having a blast.
Jay Meistrich
This Mompreneur Says There's No Time or Use for Guilt
Real Entrepreneurs

This Mompreneur Says There's No Time or Use for Guilt

Shazi Visram created a business that fulfills her passion for making the world a healthier place for children.
Dan Bova
Drastically Increase Your Startup's Chances for Success by Owning a Niche
Business Ideas

Drastically Increase Your Startup's Chances for Success by Owning a Niche

You can achieve success without chasing major problems and huge markets.
Segun Onibalusi
Do the Job, Don't Ask for the Job: 10 Ways to Grab Success, According to This VC
Venture Capital

Do the Job, Don't Ask for the Job: 10 Ways to Grab Success, According to This VC

Ramtin Naimi, Founder and General Partner of Abstract Ventures, share his tips for thinking and winning big.
Jeff Beacher
How to Write the Perfect Job Ad (Infographic)
Inspiring Your Team

How to Write the Perfect Job Ad (Infographic)

To attract top talent, try out these simple tips.
Rose Leadem
5 Ways to Know Whether You Have the DNA of an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneur Mindset

5 Ways to Know Whether You Have the DNA of an Entrepreneur

Persistent people who seek creative freedom often crave entrepreneurship.
Brian D. Evans
Top Tips for the Perfect Elevator Pitch
Elevator Pitch

Top Tips for the Perfect Elevator Pitch

The question is, how many elevator pitches should a job seeker have at the ready?
Alex Freund
4 Secrets to Building Your Own Empire
Starting a Business

4 Secrets to Building Your Own Empire

Learn from some of the most successful entrepreneurs ever.
Richard Agu
Want to Build Better Products? Own Your Customers' Pain.
Empathy

Want to Build Better Products? Own Your Customers' Pain.

Empathy isn't just a feel-good corporate social responsibility concept; it's also smart business.
Milind Mehere