Startups

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
Humor

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
Test These 3 Feedback Strategies Before You Launch Your Startup
Startups

Test These 3 Feedback Strategies Before You Launch Your Startup

If you don't validate your business idea with potential customers, you can't know if you're really offering them what they want or need.
Iman Jalali
Why You Should Follow Your Instincts to Do Something Different
Markets

Why You Should Follow Your Instincts to Do Something Different

Even in a hot market, people still have herd mentality. Here's research on why you should block that impulse.
Rose Leadem
3 Proven Ways to Grow Your Business Without a Lot of Money
Marketing Bootcamp

3 Proven Ways to Grow Your Business Without a Lot of Money

You don't need deep pockets to get the word out about your small business. You just need to be creative.
Sujan Patel
How to Specialize Without Locking Your Startup Out of the Market
Startups

How to Specialize Without Locking Your Startup Out of the Market

Take stock of whether your startup is innovating incrementally or is being boxed in by an unripe market.
Per Bylund
5 Things Startup Investors Look for Before Investing
Investors

5 Things Startup Investors Look for Before Investing

Fundraising can be difficult. Here are five things you should know before you start the process.
Arie Abecassis
This Buying and Selling Mobile App Just Raised $119 Million
Mobile

This Buying and Selling Mobile App Just Raised $119 Million

OfferUp delivers a good alternative to Craigslist and eBay -- and engages users as much as Snapchat.
Stephen J. Bronner
3 Myths You Can't Afford to Believe About Start-Up Apps
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3 Myths You Can't Afford to Believe About Start-Up Apps

Investing time, energy and money in these common 'truths' could lead to failure long before customers decide your fate in the app store.
Brian D. Evans
How to Launch a Business Everyone Thinks You Shouldn't
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How to Launch a Business Everyone Thinks You Shouldn't

When people see your idea working, they will want to know how you did it.
Melissa Dawn