Starting a Business

How to Use Growth Hacking to Increase Revenue 20x in Just 12 Months

Startup Slidebean increased their monthly recurring revenue by 20x in the span of 12 months, using cheap or low-cost growth hacking methods. Sounds impossible, doesn't it? Turns out, it's totally doable. Here's how they did it.

By Jose Cayasso | Share This

The Importance of Partnership Agreements, NDAs, and Security: Lessons from HBO’s “Silicon Valley”

Are you paying attention to your intellectual property? If not, you could be asking for trouble—as the characters of HBO's "Silicon Valley" know all too well.

By Mary Juetten | Share This

The Best Places Worldwide to Start Your High-Growth Startup

When it comes to high-growth startups, location matters—and if you start your business in the wrong place, you could end up dead in the water. Which cities provide the best resources and climate for startups?

By Briana Morgaine | Share This

How to Choose a POS System

When it comes to choosing a POS system, the options can be overwhelming. Our guide will walk you through the process of picking the right one for your business, and help you avoid costly mistakes.

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I Started My First Business at Age 9: Here’s What Kids Can Learn from Being Entrepreneurs

One childhood entrepreneur shares the life and business lessons she learned while running her first business. If you think entrepreneurship is only for adults, think again.

By Tori Dunlap | Share This

8 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Started Their Own Businesses

Why do you want to be an entrepreneur? What drives you? We asked 8 successful entrepreneurs to share what pushed them to start their own businesses. Spoiler alert: None of them said money.

By Briana Morgaine | Share This

Doing Business in China: Lessons from an Expat Entrepreneur

If you're planning on doing business in China, you'll need to be prepared. While taking your business overseas can present exciting opportunities, an unfamiliar business environment brings new challenges as well. Do you know how to overcome these expat obstacles?

By Johannes Kadura | Share This

What I Learned from Starting a Travel Company

Are you starting a travel company? It's always smart to turn to those who've already been there. We asked Tara Cappel, founder of For the Love of Travel, to share five lessons she’s learned about what it takes to start a successful travel business.

By Jonathan Michael | Share This

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