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5 Lessons Learned the Hard Way for Building an Authority Website
Starting a Business

5 Lessons Learned the Hard Way for Building an Authority Website

Jason Wachob was broke and nearly unable to walk when he launched what has become a thriving health-oriented website.
Dan Dowling
The Most Essential Things You Need in a Business Accelerator
Startup Basics

The Most Essential Things You Need in a Business Accelerator

A positive experience depends on setting realistic expectations and understanding what these programs can and can't do.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
4 Product Management Mistakes That Will Drive You Crazy
Project Management

4 Product Management Mistakes That Will Drive You Crazy

Most startup leaders still don't understand the basic components of leading a product team. Do you?
Andrew Medal
Why Your Startup Needs to Protect Its Online Reputation From Day 1
Reputation Management

Why Your Startup Needs to Protect Its Online Reputation From Day 1

it's important for every company to be proactive about its online reputation.
Andrew Medal
What Startups Should Do Differently When It Comes to PR
Public Relations

What Startups Should Do Differently When It Comes to PR

Startups must specifically address the unique needs and challenges of being a new company while creating their PR strategy.
Ivy Cohen
We Interviewed Barbara Corcoran Live -- You Told Us What to Ask Her
Creativity

We Interviewed Barbara Corcoran Live -- You Told Us What to Ask Her

The 'Shark Tank' star discussed creative ways entrepreneurs can be more resourceful.
Nina Zipkin
Wendy Tan White's Advice for Aspiring Entrepreneurs
Success Stories

Wendy Tan White's Advice for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

General Partner of Entrepreneur First, Wendy Tan White, on passion, purpose and defining success as an entrepreneur.
5 Reasons Bootstrapping Your Business is the Best Thing You Can Do
Bootstrapping

5 Reasons Bootstrapping Your Business is the Best Thing You Can Do

Investors know those companies that are bootstrapped know how to run the business and ensure equity.
Brian Foley
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