Starting a Business

How to Build a Business When You Can't Quit Your Job
Starting a Business

How to Build a Business When You Can't Quit Your Job

Starting a business is scary, and quitting a job that pays the bills is risky. Here's advice on how to mitigate the risk.
Larry Alton
Plan B Initiatives and a New Way of Doing Business
Entrepreneur Network

Plan B Initiatives and a New Way of Doing Business

Ivan Misner, founder of Business Network International, explains why your business can and should shift to focus on society as well as profits.
Entrepreneur Staff
5 Tips for Starting a Successful Business
Make More Happen

5 Tips for Starting a Successful Business

Here's a hint: You can't do it all on your own. And while it may seem counter-intuitive, taking time away from work can help you grow your business, long-term.
4 Steps for Launching Corporate Social Responsibility at Your Business
Main Street Entrepreneur

4 Steps for Launching Corporate Social Responsibility at Your Business

If you're trying to do good while running a business, this can help you figure out where you and your company can do the most good.
Michael Glauser
7 Tips to Consider When Trading in Your Desk Job for Full-Time Entrepreneurship
Make More Happen

7 Tips to Consider When Trading in Your Desk Job for Full-Time Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneur Network partner Patrick Bet-David gives advice about deciding when and how to go full-time.
Entrepreneur Staff
How One Lifestyle Entrepreneur Went From His Sister's Couch to the White House
Entrepreneur Network

How One Lifestyle Entrepreneur Went From His Sister's Couch to the White House

Before becoming one of President Obama's top 100 entrepreneurs, Lewis Howes was just a heart-broken dreamer.
Kelsey Humphreys
Just Start Doing Whatever It Is You Can't Stop Thinking About
Getting Things Done

Just Start Doing Whatever It Is You Can't Stop Thinking About

Try, fail, learn, repeat. It's not fast but it gets you there sooner than not starting until you're 'ready'.
Daniel DiPiazza
Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Entrepreneurship
Starting a Business

Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Entrepreneurship

The Declaration of Independence reminds us why going out on your own is a worthwhile endeavor.
Adam Toren
How One Man Turned a Layoff Into a Successful Business
Starting a Business

How One Man Turned a Layoff Into a Successful Business

A full-time job at a prospering company does not equate to job security, as one entrepreneur learned after getting laid off.
Ben Simkin
Here's What I Learned When I Quit My Own Business
Startup Lessons

Here's What I Learned When I Quit My Own Business

Just when you think you have it all figured out, you learn that you don't.
Mark Asquith
How to Avoid Failure When You Own a Contracting Business
Success Strategies

How to Avoid Failure When You Own a Contracting Business

No matter how good or how lucky you are, you're sure to run into a few of these problems in the course of doing business as a contractor. Find out how to deal with them and continue to grow your business.
8 Ways You Can Do Business Travel More Comfortably -- and Cheaply
The Grind

8 Ways You Can Do Business Travel More Comfortably -- and Cheaply

For those globetrotting entrepreneurs living on an airplane and in a hotel doesn't have to be miserable.
Jason Lucash
How One Company Made Reporting Expenses Less of a Hassle
The Fix

How One Company Made Reporting Expenses Less of a Hassle

Learn how this growing haircare company tamed an unruly issue.
Why You Must Never Show a Hint of Desperation, Especially When Things Are Bad
Confidence

Why You Must Never Show a Hint of Desperation, Especially When Things Are Bad

Projecting the right attitude inspires confidence in your product. When desperation creeps in, potential clients and investors look for a way out.
Mike Loomis