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10 Signs Your Startup Won't Get Funded
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10 Signs Your Startup Won't Get Funded

Are investors giving you the cold shoulder? There may be good reasons for that.
Patrick Henry
This Entrepreneur Is Building a Matchmaking Service for Pen Pals
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This Entrepreneur Is Building a Matchmaking Service for Pen Pals

Kate Dobie wants to create a hub for letter-writers. Can it work? We asked her ... by letter, of course.
Jason Feifer
Steve Case on Opportunity Outside Silicon Valley: 'There's Still Work to Be Done'
Startup Anywhere

Steve Case on Opportunity Outside Silicon Valley: 'There's Still Work to Be Done'

Ahead of his startup tour of the American West, the AOL co-founder talks about momentum outside major startup hubs.
Linda Lacina
There's No Excuse for Making Any of These 9 Fatal Startup Mistakes
Learning From Mistakes

There's No Excuse for Making Any of These 9 Fatal Startup Mistakes

Everybody makes mistakes but don't make the same mistakes everybody else is making.
Ellie Martin
This App Helps Students Navigate the Road to Getting Their Driver's Licenses
Entrepreneurs

This App Helps Students Navigate the Road to Getting Their Driver's Licenses

In lieu of in-person classes, Aceable steers teens towards their driver's licenses via mobile app. Now it's expanding to industries that require professional certifications.
Lindsay Friedman
Long-Term Success Starts With Managing Your Startup's Runway
Startups

Long-Term Success Starts With Managing Your Startup's Runway

When you launch with only so much money to work with, smart moves at just the right time are essential.
Jennifer Fitzgerald
Stop Worrying About What You Don't Know and Just Focus on Opportunities
Ready To Launch

Stop Worrying About What You Don't Know and Just Focus on Opportunities

Making your startup a success has far more to do with the what you'll figure out than what you already know.
Sabine Ghali
Startups Are the Best Place for Women in Business
Make More Happen

Startups Are the Best Place for Women in Business

The hyper-speed, collaborative nature of the startup environment means that all hands must be on deck.
Allison Gage
4 Ways to Make Sure You Aren't Hiring the Wrong People for Your Startup
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4 Ways to Make Sure You Aren't Hiring the Wrong People for Your Startup

Look beyond their resume, and take them for a test drive if you can.
Mahesh Rajagopalan
4 Lessons I Learned Building a 6-Figure Freelancing Business
Startups

4 Lessons I Learned Building a 6-Figure Freelancing Business

Work hard, keep learning, automate your processes, and don't expect magic.
Richard Agu
A CFO's Perspective on Mastering Time When Your Startup Needs You Most
Time Management Tips

A CFO's Perspective on Mastering Time When Your Startup Needs You Most

The sooner you master time management in your startup, the better for your effectiveness as a leader.
David Stack
Successful Entrepreneurs Have These 5 Traits in Common
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Successful Entrepreneurs Have These 5 Traits in Common

Maybe being an entrepreneur is in your DNA but, even if it's not, it's in your power to succeed at it.
John Rampton
Gawker Parody Site Emerges to Skewer Startup Clichés
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Gawker Parody Site Emerges to Skewer Startup Clichés

'There is one thing that stands between the people who live in Silicon Valley and the future, and that is: the people who live outside of Silicon Valley,' writes 'Peter Theil.'
Nina Zipkin
4 Ways to Surviving the Bootstrapping Years
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4 Ways to Surviving the Bootstrapping Years

Bootstrapping makes you tough and forces your company to prove itself day in and day out.
Clate Mask