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You're Not Crazy: Trading Your Six-Figure Job for Entrepreneurial Freedom Is the Right Move
Starting a Business

You're Not Crazy: Trading Your Six-Figure Job for Entrepreneurial Freedom Is the Right Move

You're the only one who should determine how much your time is worth. These tips can help you enter the startup world with eyes wide open.
Jacob Warwick
When Should a Startup Hire a Marketing Manager?
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When Should a Startup Hire a Marketing Manager?

Hiring a marketing manager is important for business growth, but you need a few other people in place first.
Alex Berman
How to Find Great Co-Founders for Your Startup -- Fast
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How to Find Great Co-Founders for Your Startup -- Fast

What to do when you want a team to help make our idea a reality, but you don't have the money to hire anybody.
Natasha Che
75 Ideas for Businesses You Can Launch for Cheap or Free
Business Ideas

75 Ideas for Businesses You Can Launch for Cheap or Free

It takes courage and dedication to start your own business, but not much cash.
Murray Newlands
8 Financial Tips for Entrepreneurs Launching a Startup
Starting a Business

8 Financial Tips for Entrepreneurs Launching a Startup

How to lay the foundation for a sustainable business.
Jonathan Long
5 Steps to Launching Your Company
Starting a Business

5 Steps to Launching Your Company

You can't just have a good idea if you want to succeed in business.
5 Rookie Branding Mistakes Every Entrepreneur Makes But Shouldn't
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5 Rookie Branding Mistakes Every Entrepreneur Makes But Shouldn't

Nearly everybody just trying to keep their startup solvent skimps on branding and all of them would be better off it they didn't.
Jacqueline Whitmore
5 Proven Strategies to Break Out With Your New Business
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5 Proven Strategies to Break Out With Your New Business

The internet hasn't changed everything about business. Price, quality and service still guide consumer decisions.
Daniel DiPiazza
4 Ways to Give Off Big Company Vibes as a Tiny Startup
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4 Ways to Give Off Big Company Vibes as a Tiny Startup

Give your customers confidence you can get the job done by employing these easy tactics.
Allison Page
Building a Hard-Working Team Starts With You
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Building a Hard-Working Team Starts With You

For better or worse, the cornerstone of a startup's culture is going to be the founder.
George Deeb
How Being Transparent Helps Scale Your Company
Transparency

How Being Transparent Helps Scale Your Company

A culture of trust is the bedrock for success. It starts living your core values every day.
David Stack
7 Things You Must Do Before Quitting Your Job or You're Screwed
Quitting a Job

7 Things You Must Do Before Quitting Your Job or You're Screwed

Leaving your job to become your own boss without going broke requires setting the groundwork just right. Few people do.
John Rampton
5 Lessons Learned the Hard Way for Building an Authority Website
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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