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7 Actionable Steps to Craft a Lean Business Model
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7 Actionable Steps to Craft a Lean Business Model

Start small, use a proven approach, anticipate change and pay attention to customer opinion and market research.
Ehsan Jahandarpour
What's The Value of An Idea?
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What's The Value of An Idea?

A good idea can change put a great team on an entirely different trajectory.
Mark Peter Davis
Ideas Are Crap Without Execution and Follow-Through
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Ideas Are Crap Without Execution and Follow-Through

Remember that great idea you had that someone else took up and ran with? Don't let that ever happen again.
Jonathan Long
Don't Be Afraid to Be the Biggest Fish Splashing Around in the Smallest Pond
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Don't Be Afraid to Be the Biggest Fish Splashing Around in the Smallest Pond

Lots of markets are crowded. You're more likely to thrive in the one that's not.
Mike Kalis
5 Thought Experiments to Test Your Business Idea
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5 Thought Experiments to Test Your Business Idea

A seemingly good idea with flaws can cause the entire foundation to collapse, while a questionable idea with more merits than faults might be abandoned despite having a real shot at success.
Jayson DeMers
10 Businesses to Start That Can Weather Any Economy
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10 Businesses to Start That Can Weather Any Economy

Worried our economy is headed south? Here are 10 ideas to build a recession-proof business.
Susan Solovic
Show Your Competitive Edge Without Knocking Your Rivals
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Show Your Competitive Edge Without Knocking Your Rivals

Do more than down your rivals. This video shows you how to stand apart using your merits.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
What Makes You Better? Business Plans and Highlighting Strengths.
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What Makes You Better? Business Plans and Highlighting Strengths.

As you examine your industry and competitors, identify your competitive edge.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
How to Come Up With an Idea for a Business
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How to Come Up With an Idea for a Business

If you know you want to be your own boss but you aren't sure what type of business you want to start, these tips can help you figure that out.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
5 Ways to Know if Your Idea Could Become a Business
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5 Ways to Know if Your Idea Could Become a Business

How to judge if you're on to something big.
Jenna Schnuer
When Your Big Business Idea Stalls, Ask These 3 Questions
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When Your Big Business Idea Stalls, Ask These 3 Questions

It can be tough to determine if you're really onto something. After conducting a gut check, seek the advice of others.
Peter Gasca
Validate Your Business Idea -- Quickly -- With These 5 Steps
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Validate Your Business Idea -- Quickly -- With These 5 Steps

New product and service concepts are stifled by the process of taking them to market. If you can prove a demand, however, the next steps become much less intimidating.
Peter Gasca
8 Musts to Start Your Business With Little to No Capital
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8 Musts to Start Your Business With Little to No Capital

Have a great idea but very little money? Don't let that stop you! Those that want it bad enough will make it.
Jonathan Long
Don't Just Start a Business, Solve A Problem
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Don't Just Start a Business, Solve A Problem

You don't want to start a business that may not survive. Do your homework, validate your idea and make sure you have a real market for it.
Thomas Oppong