Starting a Business

Ready for Anything

Don't Go Looking for Problems: Curing Your Own Pain Points Is a Good Way to Develop a New Product

Instead of looking outward to identify problems to solve and markets to serve, entrepreneurs should focus on their own frustrations. The unique solutions they come up with will have a natural market filled with customers just like them.
Publishing

Quick-Hitting Publishing Tips From CEO of Viva Glam Magazine, Katarina Van Derham

Business Rockstars sits down with Katarina Van Derham to talk about the publishing business.
Home-Based Business

4 Tips for Launching a Successful Business From . . . Your Spare Room

Bootstrapping with existing resources is as American as Abe Lincoln's log cabin. If you're blazing an entrepreneurial trail, hit these four markers along the way.
Focus

Staying in Your Lane: Why Startups Must Stay Focused

Your company can't solve every problem for every consumer. Make intentional decisions about which opportunities you'll pursue.
Startup Basics

The 10 Things You Must Do From Day One So Your Startup Thrives

Get the basics right and you'll be in good shape for the long run.
Business Plans

25 Business Plan Tips From Professionals

To jump-start your business, have a solid business plan.
Pitching Investors

Don't Try to Find Investors for Your Company Before You Do This

Give your investors a reason to think you'll be successful with or without them.
Cannabis

Is the Legal Marijuana Industry Sustainable for Entrepreneurs? What You Need to Know

Fun fact: The average marijuana dispensary or recreational store brings in about $974 in annual revenue per square foot, about the same as a Whole Foods store.
Entrepreneur Mindset

Why You Can't Be a Perfectionist and Be an Entrepreneur

When combining the traits and expectations of a perfectionist with the stresses and processes of being an entrepreneur, it's not a good mix.
Starting a Business

After Serving Time, This Entrepreneur Came up With a Better Way for Inmates to Stay in Touch With Family and Friends

Frederick Hutson saw an opportunity in the slow and expensive prisoner communications system and analyzed the market during his time in prison.
American Dream

Why America Is Still the Land of Opportunity

The problem is not that the American Dream is dead, it's that people are confused about what the American Dream really is.
My Queue

There are no Videos in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any video to save to your queue.

There are no Articles in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any article to save to your queue.

There are no Podcasts in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any podcast episode to save to your queue.

You're not following any authors.

Click the Follow button on any author page to keep up with the latest content from your favorite authors.