Starting a Business

4 Fun Team Building Activities for the Office
Team-Building

4 Fun Team Building Activities for the Office

Here are some fun ways to foster team building at work.
7 Reasons to Start a Business While in College
Starting a Business

7 Reasons to Start a Business While in College

There are pros and cons to life as a student entrepreneur, but play your cards right and maybe you'll be the next Mark Zuckerberg.
Josh Steimle
7 Flaws in Your Business Plan You Need to Fix
Business Optimization

7 Flaws in Your Business Plan You Need to Fix

Individually, these seven flaws won't destroy your business, but cumulatively . . . watch out.
Jayson DeMers
The Complex Emotions of Mourning The Death of Your Startup, But Not Giving Up on Entrepreneurship
Ready To Launch

The Complex Emotions of Mourning The Death of Your Startup, But Not Giving Up on Entrepreneurship

Brian Bordainick spent three and a half years building Dinner Lab. A couple of weeks ago, he had to pull the plug on it. It hurts, he says, but he already knows he will try again.
Catherine Clifford
Leading a Startup in Stage 2: Operational Validation
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Leading a Startup in Stage 2: Operational Validation

Learn how to negotiate this treacherous ground and achieve operational validation.
Derek Lidow
How to Fairly Divide Equity Between a Co-Founder and Investor
Ask the Expert

How to Fairly Divide Equity Between a Co-Founder and Investor

This is a huge foundational issue that can make or break your company, as it will affect every aspect of the business and will have consequences for the entire life span of the venture.
Jeff Golfman
All the Tips You Need for Successfully Running Your Online Service Business
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All the Tips You Need for Successfully Running Your Online Service Business

Launching a new business is one thing – keeping it running is altogether different. Find out what you need to do to get and keep customers coming back again and again.
Shelby Larson
4 Steps to Start Earning More Referrals (Infographic)
Infographics

4 Steps to Start Earning More Referrals (Infographic)

Referrals are a key method of sustainable growth.
5 Ways Winning Startups Tackle Tough Growth Constraints
Growth Strategies

5 Ways Winning Startups Tackle Tough Growth Constraints

How to think outside the "organic growth" box with strategies like mergers, acquisitions, partnerships, and alliance alternatives.
Martin Zwilling
Running Towards the Light
Challenges

Running Towards the Light

Adjusting to his abrupt loss of sight gave this entrepreneur new perspective on his future.
Tom Lounibos
5 Pieces of Common Startup Advice That Do More Harm Than Good
Wisdom

5 Pieces of Common Startup Advice That Do More Harm Than Good

Endless repetition has made some business aphorisms sound right, but do they hold up? Let's think it through.
Larry Alton
6 Lessons Indie Rock Taught Me About Business
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6 Lessons Indie Rock Taught Me About Business

Style, good listening and commitment are skills valuable for rock'n'roll and startups alike.
Winston Binch
5 Things Your Business Must Have to Succeed
Starting a Business

5 Things Your Business Must Have to Succeed

Find out what you need to have in place before you start a business.
Michael Glauser
4 Ways to Keep Your Tech Startup From Tanking
Tech Startups

4 Ways to Keep Your Tech Startup From Tanking

The competition is fierce in the tech space. Many startups falter within the first year or two.
Murray Newlands