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4 Ways to Tell If Transportation Is the Right Business for You
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4 Ways to Tell If Transportation Is the Right Business for You

Before you jump in feet first, review these four aspects of the transportation business. They might seal the deal, or they could give you reasons to keep looking.
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4 Ways Startups Can Play Bigger Than They Are
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4 Ways Startups Can Play Bigger Than They Are

Use these four tips to put forward your company's best face.
Betsy O'reilly
How Niche Micro-Companies Will Rule the Business World
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How Niche Micro-Companies Will Rule the Business World

Know a lot about just one thing? You may be uniquely positioned for entrepreneurial success.
Michael Georgiou
4 Things Your Company Can Do Without When Starting Up
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4 Things Your Company Can Do Without When Starting Up

Running a lean company in the beginning may require some corners to be cut.
Karim Abouelnaga
These Are the Top 10 Best Cities to Launch a Small Business
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These Are the Top 10 Best Cities to Launch a Small Business

A recent survey from WalletHub identified the cities that have the best small-business environments.
Nina Zipkin
Have You Ever Seen the Rain? This Entrepreneur Did, and Reinvented the Umbrella.
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Have You Ever Seen the Rain? This Entrepreneur Did, and Reinvented the Umbrella.

'I sometimes refer to this as climbing a mountain on roller blades,' the inventor of the 'Nubrella' says of starting his business.
Joan Oleck
3 Types of Experiences That Will Help Your Startup Succeed
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3 Types of Experiences That Will Help Your Startup Succeed

See if your background is conducive to your success
Michael Glauser
What Are You Willing to Give Up to Start Your Business?
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What Are You Willing to Give Up to Start Your Business?

The harsh personal sacrifices demanded by the creative life litter the biographies of great artists. The startup founder is no different.
Shaun Buck
6 Things My Mom Taught Me About Business and Life.
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6 Things My Mom Taught Me About Business and Life.

Just in time for Mother's Day, this Entrepreneur contributor remembers the lessons from Mom she still applies to this day.
Jess Ekstrom
7 Weird and Wonderful Ecommerce Products to Flame Your Own Creative Spark
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7 Weird and Wonderful Ecommerce Products to Flame Your Own Creative Spark

Think it's too late to get in on the ecommerce thing? Not if you come up with something unique.
Aaron Orendorff
8 Reasons to Find Joy in Your Job
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8 Reasons to Find Joy in Your Job

If you can't find fun in your job, it may be time to begin your own business.
Martin Zwilling
5 Key Steps to Turning Your Business into a Collaborative Environment
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5 Key Steps to Turning Your Business into a Collaborative Environment

With the millennial generation making up a larger and larger share of the workforce, teamwork and collaboration are more important than ever.
Monica Zent
The Surprising Reasons Why New Entrepreneurs Fail in Their First Year
Startups

The Surprising Reasons Why New Entrepreneurs Fail in Their First Year

You can do all your research and know your clients pain points and still, you can fail.
Heather Gray
'Suicide Squad' Star and Rocker Jared Leto's Top Tip for Startup Founders
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'Suicide Squad' Star and Rocker Jared Leto's Top Tip for Startup Founders

'In a band ... it's very similar to a startup. You're a few people in a garage,' he said.
Matthew J. Belvedere