Startup Basics

The 3 Curve Balls That Strike Out the Most Entrepreneurs
Make More Happen

The 3 Curve Balls That Strike Out the Most Entrepreneurs

Every business has its unique challenges but there are some basics that every entrepreneur has to get right or get a job.
Ellen Rubin
5 Culture Truths Every Company Needs to Learn
Inspiring Your Team

5 Culture Truths Every Company Needs to Learn

Maintaining a positive company culture fosters huge benefits, but it takes more that just crazy T-shirt Fridays.
Scott Beck
The 4 Mindsets That Will Make or Break Your Startup
Startups

The 4 Mindsets That Will Make or Break Your Startup

Your startup mindset can make or break your business plan. Use positivity, passion and self-awareness for greater success.
Daniel Newman
How I Made $24,000 in 4 Weeks of Cold Calling
Sales

How I Made $24,000 in 4 Weeks of Cold Calling

Anyone can do the same if they know the process and pair it with hard work.
Alicia Glenn
Online Courses May Not Be as Valuable as You Hope
Startup Basics

Online Courses May Not Be as Valuable as You Hope

Sometimes it's just best to get in there and get your feet wet. You don't have to be a master before starting your business.
Alex Barker
You Can Never Elude the Shark, But You Can Learn to Swim With It
Success Strategies

You Can Never Elude the Shark, But You Can Learn to Swim With It

As your business grows, so does the potential for a shark attack -- a single slip can cost you everything.
Jack Skeels
Good Software Is Essential, Even for the Penny-Pinching Start-Up
Software

Good Software Is Essential, Even for the Penny-Pinching Start-Up

The Softmaker Office Suite, WorkflowMax and Socedo are just a few programs you'll need when starting your business -- and they won't break your bank.
Pratik Dholakiya
How an Entrepreneur With an Idea Can Develop Technical Expertise
Tech Tips

How an Entrepreneur With an Idea Can Develop Technical Expertise

Here's a 3-step plan that can help you build the technical knack required to take your startup places.
Pratik Dholakiya
Watch Our 8-Episode Crash Course on Crowdfunding
Crowdfund with Cat

Watch Our 8-Episode Crash Course on Crowdfunding

Here's the complete first season of our new web series, 'Crowdfund with Cat.'
Catherine Clifford
How 2 Reebok Execs Rebooted to Launch a Shoe Startup
Startups

How 2 Reebok Execs Rebooted to Launch a Shoe Startup

How two former big-league execs learned to play small ball.
5 Things to Consider Before Registering Your Startup as a Nonprofit
Nonprofits

5 Things to Consider Before Registering Your Startup as a Nonprofit

Starting a nonprofit can offer perks, but don't overlook these five things.
Dan Steiner
Is Your One-Pager Scaring Away Investors?
Starting a Business

Is Your One-Pager Scaring Away Investors?

Avoid these mistakes if you want your one-pager to attract the attention it deserves.
Nilli Donner
The 6 Startup Essentials for a Business That Will Succeed
Starting a Business

The 6 Startup Essentials for a Business That Will Succeed

Starting a business is an adventure, don't let it become drudgery.
Jane Wesman
How to Make People, Not Résumés, Your Hiring Priority
Inspiring Your Team

How to Make People, Not Résumés, Your Hiring Priority

Adding an employee is a lot like acquiring a company: Either way, your job is to learn about character, history and potential for the future.
Sheldon Yellen