Startup Advice

Marketing

7 Tips for Becoming an Expert Barterer

The exchange of goods and services rather than money is alive and thriving in today's startup economy. Here's how to get in on the action.
Starting a Business

13 Startup Red Flags to Avoid

Companies plagued by any of these problems are likely headed for failure.
Starting a Business

Should You Launch a Subscription-Commerce Business?

There are pros and cons of launching a company that delivers goods to customers on a recurring schedule.
Starting a Business

Triple Word Score! What Scrabble Can Teach You About Business.

Lessons for your startup from everyone's favorite crossword game.
Leadership

From Corner Shot to Corner Office, 5 Lessons Learned

What being a college athlete taught this entrepreneur about business.
Starting a Business

Look Out Startups, 2014 is About Results, Not Buzz

Companies may have been able to get ahead before with cool ideas -- but not anymore.
Starting a Business

In Football and in Entrepreneurship, Why Is It So Hard to Predict Success?

Like a quarterback, a startup entrepreneur needs to possess an extensive arsenal of tools, most of them intangible.
Marketing

10 Must Attend Tech Conferences in 2014

These meetups are great opportunities to learn, network and get feedback.
Starting a Business

10 Tips to Turn Your Startup Dream Into a Reality

Anyone can have a million-dollar idea. But turning your dream into a living and breathing startup, takes work. Here are 10 tips to get you started.
Starting a Business

15 Entrepreneurs on What They Wish They'd Known When They First Started Up

We all wish we could get everything right the first time. That, of course, isn't the case. Here's what some business owners wish they new from the start.
Growth Strategies

Finding a Kick-Ass Team for Your Startup

Think you need a lot of money to entice a qualified team? Think again. Our VC expert Kirsten Green explains why founders should focus on vision, discipline and confidence when recruiting potential hires.
Starting a Business

4 Lessons I Wish I Learned Before Going Public

Wix chief executive talks about life at a startup on the way to a big milestone.
Starting a Business

5 Takeaways From Michael Dell and Elon Musk's Power Pow-Wow

Lessons from two of technology's greatest (if not controversial) entrepreneurs.
Starting a Business

What Would Mark Cuban Change About His Career?

In five short words, the billionaire tech entrepreneur says a lot.
Growth Strategies

3 Critical Steps to Reinvent Yourself or Your Business

These principles can help you find the path you are meant to take.