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Entrepreneurs Need To Understand Survival Basics

Entrepreneurs Need To Understand Survival Basics Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 6 days ago
Made Hot by: LoopLooper on November 23, 2014 1:51 am
The good news is that the rate of entrepreneurship is down a bit, to pre-recession levels, according to the latest Kaufmann Index of entrepreneurial activity. The bad news is that it’s still high, the opportunity for change is huge, and the cost of entry is at an all-time low. It’s a jungle fight f Read More

The Planned Iteration Startup Launch Minimizes Risk

The Planned Iteration Startup Launch Minimizes Risk Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 5 days ago
Made Hot by: steefen on November 22, 2014 12:35 pm
The traditional mode of starting a company has been to plan a serial process, where you complete once all the steps, leading to the “big bang” launch of the company. I strongly recommend a dramatic departure from this model, called “planned iteration” or Lean Startup methodology, where you assume y Read More

Have You Checked These Tasks off Your End-of-Year List?

Have You Checked These Tasks off Your End-of-Year List? Avatar Posted by smpayton under Startups
From http://blog.corpnet.com 8 days ago
Made Hot by: robinandy58 on November 20, 2014 5:36 am
Make sure you take care of these to dos before the end of the year to ensure your small business is ready for 2015. Read More

Every Business Leader Shows Imperfections To Avoid

Every Business Leader Shows Imperfections To Avoid Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 8 days ago
Made Hot by: PMVirtual on November 20, 2014 1:59 am
Does it really take a few flaws to make a great entrepreneur, or are the rest of us just confused about what a perfect business person is all about? In the past I’ve written about the positive attributes of great entrepreneurs, so this time I thought I would focus on the negatives that I see often, Read More
A recent study by the CT Corporation indicates that among those born in the ’80s and ’90s, the entrepreneurial spirit is strong and thriving. To help visualize the data, we put together the following infographic and broke it into three distinct areas... Read More

5 Tips for Starting your Own Online Shop

5 Tips for Starting your Own Online Shop Avatar Posted by ivanpw under Startups
From http://www.noobpreneur.com 11 days ago
Made Hot by: DigiTechBlog on November 18, 2014 5:01 pm
With more and more people shop online, it makes sense to start your own online shop. Read on for some practical tips on starting an online store. Read More

Gossip At Work Undermines Every Business Leader

Gossip At Work Undermines Every Business Leader Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 10 days ago
Made Hot by: robinandy58 on November 18, 2014 4:41 am
As an entrepreneur, you should treat gossip among the members of your team as a reduction in productivity at best, and at worst, an indication of unhappy, un-empowered, or non-collaborative employees. As a leader, you should be asking yourself if you are the problem, and working hard to improve the Read More

10 Startup Metrics Every Entrepreneur Should Measure

10 Startup Metrics Every Entrepreneur Should Measure Avatar Posted by thursdayb under Startups
From http://readwrite.com 16 days ago
Made Hot by: marketingvalue on November 17, 2014 11:07 am
ROI, customer churn, growth margins—these are all fairly standard metrics to track while you're building your company. But there are so many more numbers to be aware of as you try to build a profitable business.

To find out which underrated startup metrics entrepreneurs should be measuring, I as Read More

Leadership Mistakes Plague Every Startup Founder

Leadership Mistakes Plague Every Startup Founder Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 13 days ago
Made Hot by: fundpr on November 17, 2014 10:36 am
Even entrepreneurs who have built many startups, or sold their last one for millions of dollars, know they make occasional people leadership mistakes. They know leadership is all about managing their own complicated, illogical, and fallible human foibles, as well as the people they depend on. These Read More
Many entrepreneurs seems to be convinced that the “crowd” of regular people using the Internet will somehow solve their startup funding needs, when they sense a lack of interest from accredited investors. Professionals maintain that there is plenty of money and equity for qualified startups, and fu Read More

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