Startup Basics

The 7 Lifecycle Stages Every Business Experiences
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The 7 Lifecycle Stages Every Business Experiences

Predictable Success CEO and founder Les McKeown explains how to take your startup from days of struggle to scaled success.
Nina Zipkin
5 Lessons I've Learned From Building Our Remote Startup Team
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5 Lessons I've Learned From Building Our Remote Startup Team

Think you need to be chained to New York or San Francisco to attract the most competent, talented employees? Fuggedaboutit!
Andrew Josuweit
4 Ways Just Getting Ready to Hire an Assistant Helps Entrepreneurs
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4 Ways Just Getting Ready to Hire an Assistant Helps Entrepreneurs

The necessity of explaining a startup's system to a new assistant is often when founders realize how disorganized they really are.
Kelly Lovell
9 Quotes on Growth From Leaders of Young, Hot Companies
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9 Quotes on Growth From Leaders of Young, Hot Companies

These takeaways were all said at The New Web's recent conference in New York City.
Zach Cutler
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