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Before You Launch Your Business, Make Sure You Have a Safety Net. Here are 13.

Don't let not having the right safety net keep you from pursuing your entrepreneurial ambitions.

Stephen Key

This Software Simplifies Building and Sticking to a Business Plan

Bizplan Premium is a step-by-step business builder that takes your ideas from concept to completion.

How to Turn Your Good Idea Into a Great One

A former Silicon Valley VC leads this course on fool-proof idea validation.

5 Things Not to Do When You're Running a Small Business

Here are the lessons I learned from my first attempt at running a business, making my second time around much smoother.

10 Things to Consider When Choosing a Location for Your Business

If you're opening a restaurant where five restaurants have failed, make sure you find out why.

5 Books to Read Before Starting Your Business

From Walt Disney's famous philosophies to the success behind saleforce.com, learn some tricks of the trade before making your own way.

Ken Dunn

Entrepreneurship Is a Lot Like Reliving Your High School Days: Here's Why

High school and entrepreneurship have a lot more in common than you might think. Apply these classroom lessons to boost your business.

Hope Horner

10 Questions to Ask Before Committing to a Business Partner

Having a partner could share the load ... or create added burden.

Lisa Girard

Starting a Small Business? This $20 Class Will Teach You How to Help It Thrive.

Barry Moltz shows students how to establish profitable, sustainable ventures across 15 hours of content.

Uncover Market Opportunities With This Roadmapping Strategy

These five steps will help you chart a realistic journey forward and hold yourself accountable along the way.