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5 Things to Know If You're Starting a Business Under 30
career advice

5 Things to Know If You're Starting a Business Under 30

Did you know, for instance, that there are substitutes for experience? And that that's not a typo?
Jayson DeMers
This Entrepreneur Lives in the Back Room at a Gym While Building His Business
Lean Startups

This Entrepreneur Lives in the Back Room at a Gym While Building His Business

Many entrepreneurs have launched startups from home. This relentless entrepreneur would, too, if he still had a home.
Jack McNamara
Pay Yourself: Why Founders Should Set Aside Profits Every Month
Starting a Business

Pay Yourself: Why Founders Should Set Aside Profits Every Month

Nobody you hire works for free and neither should you.
Eric Siu
4 Ways to Market Your Startup On the Cheap
Marketing Strategies

4 Ways to Market Your Startup On the Cheap

Nothing spurs the imagination like bootstrapping with very little money to work with.
Kc Agu
4 Steps From Startup to a Growth-Stage Company
Startups

4 Steps From Startup to a Growth-Stage Company

Whatever your business, the fundamentals of growth are the same.
Ed Sappin
A 3-Step Startup Guide to Connecting With Consumers
Communication Strategies

A 3-Step Startup Guide to Connecting With Consumers

Improve customer relationship and your brand's relationship with them by using these three tips.
Nathan Chan
9 Keys to Keep Your Business Thriving
Startup Basics

9 Keys to Keep Your Business Thriving

Discover what makes a startup successful and how you can apply those essentials to your own business plans.
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The Obvious Mistake Most Startups Know Not to Make (But Still Make Anyway)
Growth Strategies

The Obvious Mistake Most Startups Know Not to Make (But Still Make Anyway)

Rome wasn't built in a day and neither is a business. Start small and then scale out.
Nicolas Cole
The Tax Break That Small Businesses Need to Know About (Infographic)
Startup Basics

The Tax Break That Small Businesses Need to Know About (Infographic)

You can get a tax deduction for equipment you buy for your startup
Nina Zipkin
The Best Ways to Attract Clients for Your Medical Claims Billing Service
Starting a Business

The Best Ways to Attract Clients for Your Medical Claims Billing Service

Landing your first client can be the hardest part about starting your own billing service. Learn about the most effective ways to sign up your first – and next – clients.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Should Millennial Entrepreneurs Start a Business or Just Buy a Business?
Millennials

Should Millennial Entrepreneurs Start a Business or Just Buy a Business?

Don't let the glamour of having a startup blind you to the head start you can have simply buying a business.
William Craig
You Can't Expand While Your House Is on Fire
Product Development

You Can't Expand While Your House Is on Fire

Some steps you just don't get to skip, like having a product that works as advertised, at a cost that makes economic sense.
George Deeb
3 Ways to Charge for Your Medical Claims Billing Service
Starting a Business

3 Ways to Charge for Your Medical Claims Billing Service

Before you start your medical claims billing service, it's important to figure out how you'll be charging clients.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Do This After Mastering the Basics of Your Industry
Entrepreneur Network

Do This After Mastering the Basics of Your Industry

Before getting ahead of yourself, make sure that you excel at the simple stuff.