Starting a Business

Project Grow

Two Weeks to Startup: Day 2. Research Your Business Idea

Carving out a niche in the marketplace is crucial to survival. Here's how to evaluate your chances of success.
Starting a Business

The New Kid Craze: A Tiny, Squishy Toy in a Plastic Bubble

Pull with mommy bloggers and big-box stores helped an entrepreneur create a new fad. Look out, SillyBandz.
Starting a Business

From Home Cooks to Gourmet Startups

How entrepreneurs are taking advantage of a healthy specialty foods market, plus 9 tips on how <em>you</em> can, too.
Starting a Business

A Marketer Coaches Online Daters on Personal Branding

A marketing expert turns her skills to the dating scene with a website that advises love-seekers on how to impress.
Starting a Business

A Nonprofit Gives Tampa Kids Resources to Do Their Homework

An IT company leader works to provide technology and education to Tampa kids.
Starting a Business

A New Yorker Finds Success Teaching People to Make Pizza

Mark Bello perfected the pizza, then built a business teaching pizza-crazed New Yorkers how to do it themselves.
Starting a Business

Pooling Resources to Build a College Note-Sharing Business

Three entrepreneurs on the same mission to facilitate college note-sharing join forces -- and 360,000 students follow.
Starting a Business

Innovator: DeviantART's Angelo Sotira

How Angelo Sotira turned 14 million independent artists into a groundbreaking social network.
Entrepreneurs

Vintage Clothing Business Thrives in a Mad Men World

How a chef turned her love of retro fashions into a new career.
Starting a Business

Four Trends Startups Need to Know Now

How to embrace the global, financial and social changes affecting your business this year.
Starting a Business

How to Start a Food Truck

Eight tips to steer a mobile restaurant business in the right direction.
Starting a Business

How Can I Bootstrap My New Business?

Tim Berry, president of Palo Alto Software Inc., offers tips for people looking to bootstrap their own business.
Project Grow

How Can I Hire Someone to Help Write My Business Plan?

Tim Berry, president of Palo Alto Software Inc., responds to a reader seeking advice on finding a low-cost writer to help with a business plan.
Starting a Business

How to Win Over Investors in Three Minutes or Less

Every entrepreneur should have a killer elevator speech that'll grab investors' attention. Here's how to write one.
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