Startup Basics

'Hey, Dummy. Right Here. Right In Front of You!' Said My Calling in Life as I Made a Dirty Martini
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'Hey, Dummy. Right Here. Right In Front of You!' Said My Calling in Life as I Made a Dirty Martini

My entrepreneurial niche involved something I did over and over every day as a bartender.
Eric Tecosky
Bootstrapping Is Much More Fun Than Investors
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Bootstrapping Is Much More Fun Than Investors

Bootstrapping does require a full confidence in your own passion with no investors to lean on or blame. But isn't that why you signed up to be an entrepreneur in the first place?
Martin Zwilling
Don't Have Money to Pay Employees? You Can Still Build Up a Great Team.
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Don't Have Money to Pay Employees? You Can Still Build Up a Great Team.

Business guru Evan Carmichael says you don't need cash to get the help you need for your startup.
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You Can't Control Speed at Scale
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You Can't Control Speed at Scale

Managing the sequence of activities keeps focus on producing the right things first.
Mark Peter Davis
How to Start a Business With (Almost) No Money
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How to Start a Business With (Almost) No Money

Don't overlook three options you have when starting on a shoestring.
Jayson DeMers
The Sharing Economy Is Offering to Fill to Your Tech Support Needs
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The Sharing Economy Is Offering to Fill to Your Tech Support Needs

A growing number of companies are offering just-in-time tech support for companies that can't afford full time techies but need help quickly.
John Boitnott
For Startups, Five Figures Is Nothing to Sneeze At. Here's How to Go From $0 to $10,000 in 5 Months.
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For Startups, Five Figures Is Nothing to Sneeze At. Here's How to Go From $0 to $10,000 in 5 Months.

Evan Carmichael explains how dead-broke startup entrepreneurs can quickly generate substantial income.
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These 2 Young Entrepreneurs Seized the Time -- and Success
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These 2 Young Entrepreneurs Seized the Time -- and Success

The co-founders of startup watch company MVMT took advantage of crowdfunding and social media to market timepieces in a whole new way.
Aimee Millwood
A First-Time Entrepreneur at 88, Earl Fultz, Now 91, Says His Business Is the Spice of His Life
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A First-Time Entrepreneur at 88, Earl Fultz, Now 91, Says His Business Is the Spice of His Life

Fultz bottles and sells the unique Moroccan spice, cHarissa. Here, he gives advice to aspiring entrepreneurs of all ages.
Carol Roth
Small Banks More Likely to Give Businesses the Funds They Need, Fed Says
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Small Banks More Likely to Give Businesses the Funds They Need, Fed Says

Business owners were more positive in 2015, but cash flow and retaining good employees remain large concerns.
Nina Zipkin
15 Tips to Grow a Social-Media Audience for Your Startup
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15 Tips to Grow a Social-Media Audience for Your Startup

Get to know all the cool opportunities you have on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn.
Nathan Chan
Think of Your Startup Like a Pepperoni Pizza -- Use a Simple Recipe for Success.
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Think of Your Startup Like a Pepperoni Pizza -- Use a Simple Recipe for Success.

When it comes right down to it, the ingredients for a successful startup are not that different than those of a pepperoni pizza.
Peter Gasca
You Don't Need Money to Start a Business
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You Don't Need Money to Start a Business

But you do need to change your mindset, model success and start small, says Evan Carmichael.
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10 Top Startup Communities in Silicon Valley
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10 Top Startup Communities in Silicon Valley

All of these organizations are designed to fuel the next round of disruptive products and services that are driving a sustainable national economy.
Peter Daisyme