starting

10 Ways to Get Your Startup Moving

by Reuben Yonatan

If you are just beginning your journey into the world of business, you face more competition than startups in previous generations. However, you also have more opportunity. Here are 10 ways to get your startup moving in the right direction. Read more »

funding

4 Pillars to Nailing Your Investor Pitch

by Uzair Khan

Sometimes investment pitches don’t work out because the businesses themselves aren’t as solid as they should be. The reason? They’re missing one of these four pillars needed to win investment. Read more »

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what to outsource for your startup

The Website Services Worth Paying For—From a Scrappy Entrepreneur

by Jessica Thiefels

When you pay for work to be done well, and right, the first time around, you’ll spend less later. While some things you can DIY, others you cannot. Here's how to choose what to do yourself, and what to outsource to a pro. Read more »

planning

3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Start a Business

by James Scott

Do you know the answers to these three questions? If so, there is an excellent chance that you are ready to start your own business. Read more »

funding

4 Startup Funding Challenges and How to Overcome Them

by Vivek Patel

Funding is crucial for improving technology, hiring the right people, and launching a comprehensive marketing strategy to get a foothold in the market. However, sourcing enough money to start your new venture can be difficult. Here's how to overcome four common funding challenges faced by new startup businesses. Read more »

managing

7 Ways to Grow Your SaaS Startup Faster

by Liudmila Ganzha

Every startup looks for ways to catapult a business to success. Here are some tips for accelerating growth for SaaS (software as a service) companies. Read more »

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business plan writing service

How to Get the Most Out of Your Business Plan Writing Service

by Joseph Ferriolo

Many entrepreneurs realize that getting the help of a professional business plan writer can take their business concept from daydream to day job. Here's how to get the most out of hiring a professional. Read more »

starting

Why I Abandoned My Business—Just Weeks After Making My First Sale

by Liam Smith

What happens when your new business is losing money? Here are the steps one entrepreneur took to lift the hood on his early-stage venture and turn things around. Read more »

planning

Why You Can’t Succeed With a “Poor Me” Attitude

by Aljaz Fajmut

The wrong attitude creates indecision and hesitancy, and in the competitive world of business, this gives your rivals the edge. Here's why the "poor me" attitude can hurt your entrepreneurship plans. Read more »

managing

10 Copywriting Strategies Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

by Carmine Mastropierro

Copywriting can make or break your business. Good writing brings out emotions, answers questions, and leads users toward the sale. Here's how to strengthen your copywriting skill set. Read more »

starting

Entrepreneurship for Superwomen

by Rose Marie Ray

How do you begin to become self-sufficient and use your innate abilities to build your own company? It takes a lot of hard work, dedication, education, and a willingness to focus on the long term. Read more »

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freelancer getting first client

How to Get Your First Gig, Part 1: Finding Your Customer

by Liston Witherill

Are you working toward becoming a freelance entrepreneur? In this article, you'll learn how to find customers and land your first freelance gig. Read more »

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surviving ransomware attack

Ransomware: A Survival Guide for New Businesses

by James Mawson

Ransomware now comes in many flavors—and dealing with it after the fact will cost you time and money. Here's how to deal with an attack (or prevent one in the first place). Read more »

starting
healthcare startup

How to Build a Healthcare Startup

by Rose Martin

The adoption of new digital technology means the healthcare industry is growing—and with that comes new opportunities, as well as increased competition. These 7 tips will help you build a successful healthcare startup. Read more »

planning

How to Start a Successful Online Clothing Business

by Richard Meadow

Want to start your own clothing line? Here’s a checklist of must-do tasks that will help you prepare, starting right at the very beginning. Read more »

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should you start a business with a friend?

The Pros and Cons of Founding With Friends

by Andrew Deen

Should you start a business with a friend? To help you decide if you can “make it” as business partners, take a look at these pros and cons of founding with friends. Read more »

managing
online store seo

4 Ways to Improve Your Online Storefront

by Chelsea Trautman

Your website is your store—and if your store isn’t in order, your ability to leverage the high growth of sales online will be threatened. Here's how to optimize your ecommerce site. Read more »

planning
write a business plan in under an hour

How to Write a Business Plan in Under an Hour

by Noah Parsons

Does the idea of writing a business plan sound drawn-out and intimidating? It doesn't have to be. It’s possible to write your initial business plan in less than an hour—and here's how. Read more »

starting

How to File Patents in Multiple Countries

by Kanika Sharma

Patent laws are country specific, which means a U.S. patent won’t protect your invention everywhere. Here's how to file a patent in multiple countries. Read more »

funding

Extremely Valuable Tips for Creating a Financial Forecast During the Early Stages of an Entrepreneurial Journey

by Cobus Vurren

Creating a thoughtful forecast can be time-consuming, but it will help you to make informed decisions. These tips will help you build a financial forecast. Read more »