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The 10 Daily Roles of a Startup Entrepreneur
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The 10 Daily Roles of a Startup Entrepreneur

Figurehead, visionary, decider, grunt. Was there a role here you didn't expect?
Jayson DeMers
Why This New Form of Funding Has the Music Industry Amped Up
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Why This New Form of Funding Has the Music Industry Amped Up

The music industry tests a new way to fund growth.
7 Costly Startup Traps Entrepreneurs Should Avoid
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7 Costly Startup Traps Entrepreneurs Should Avoid

The number of resources available to founders can be overwhelming. Unfortunately, many can backfire.
Peter Gasca
Don't Fall for These 6 Deadly Myths of Startups
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Don't Fall for These 6 Deadly Myths of Startups

Some entrepreneurs forget that they need an innovative business model along with an innovative solution to have a successful startup.
Martin Zwilling
12 Things That Are Awesome About Being a Solopreneur
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12 Things That Are Awesome About Being a Solopreneur

Set your own hours? Check. Make every decision, yourself? Check. Take insane risks, but love what you do? Check, again.
Neil Patel
5 Best Practices When Bringing on and Working With Advisors
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5 Best Practices When Bringing on and Working With Advisors

Whether your business is just starting out or you are trying to take it to the next level, having a board can help.
Carol Roth
How to Weather the Storms of a Startup
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How to Weather the Storms of a Startup

Running a successful startup means more rainy days than bright, clear skies. Here's how to not end up all wet.
Cynthia Johnson
4 Quotes From the Startup Trenches That Will Inspire You to Build an Amazing Culture
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4 Quotes From the Startup Trenches That Will Inspire You to Build an Amazing Culture

Successful startup founders weigh in with tips on how a strong culture builds a company that lasts.
Walter Chen
50 Steps Every Entrepreneur Must Take to Build a Business
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50 Steps Every Entrepreneur Must Take to Build a Business

Inspiration, passion and a cash-flow plan are startup essentials.
Jayson DeMers
4 Founding Essentials for Creating a Culture of Resilience
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4 Founding Essentials for Creating a Culture of Resilience

How founders communicate and set expectations when the company is tiny will have big implications when it scales.
Jeff Boss
Challenges Evolve Differently During the 5 Stages of a Growing Small Business
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Challenges Evolve Differently During the 5 Stages of a Growing Small Business

There is no one-size-fits-all in the world of small business. Definitions need to be clearer in order for a company to weather the storms of expansion.
Clate Mask
6 Reasons Why Startups Should Skip the Big-Bang Launch
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6 Reasons Why Startups Should Skip the Big-Bang Launch

Even superstars like Facebook and Google started slowly based on customer demand and resources available. So should you.
Martin Zwilling
5 Elements That Shape the Core of a Strong Startup
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5 Elements That Shape the Core of a Strong Startup

Vision, values, product and engineering, feedback loops and resilience need to be in shape in order for your business to survive.
Alex Iskold
It's Not Rocket Science: 4 Secrets Behind Good PR for Startups
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It's Not Rocket Science: 4 Secrets Behind Good PR for Startups

Demystifying public relations for early-stage companies
Rebecca Hasulak