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Starting a Business

Business Plans

7 Flaws in Your Business Plan You Need to Fix

Individually, these seven flaws won't destroy your business, but cumulatively . . . watch out.
Dinner Lab

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.
Startups

Leading a Startup in Stage 2: Operational Validation

Learn how to negotiate this treacherous ground and achieve operational validation.
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.
Online Business

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.
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.
Challenges

Running Towards the Light

Adjusting to his abrupt loss of sight gave this entrepreneur new perspective on his future.
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.
Startup Basics

6 Lessons Indie Rock Taught Me About Business

Style, good listening and commitment are skills valuable for rock'n'roll and startups alike.
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.
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.
Patents

Is Your New Business Idea Patentable?

Find out what characteristics your business idea needs to be eligible for a patent, and what four traits are
Startups

Why Startups Fail and What Experts Have to Say About It (Infographic)

There are nine categories of problems, and office space isn't one of them.
Decision Making

Where to Find the Confidence to Make the Challenging Decision

When making a decision, get to the motivation first to enhance chances of success.