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Smart Entrepreneurs Plan Ahead For A Startup Exit

Smart Entrepreneurs Plan Ahead For A Startup Exit Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 6 days ago
Made Hot by: justretweet on September 18, 2014 9:41 am
The last thing a new entrepreneur wants to think about for a new startup is how it will end. Yet one of the first things a potential equity investor asks about is your exit strategy. The answer you give can make or break your ability to get an investment, so you need to have the right answer ready Read More
The universal challenge of every startup founder is to get everything done that needs to get done, and still have a life. Even outside of business, everyone wants to accomplish more, while working less. I’ve been a student of these techniques for some time, but some time ago I saw a great summary t Read More

The Kids are Back in School...is it Time to Start a Business?

The Kids are Back in School...is it Time to Start a Business? Avatar Posted by smpayton under Startups
From http://blog.corpnet.com 10 days ago
Made Hot by: leonesimmy on September 12, 2014 10:59 am
Now that the kids are back in school and the summer is dwindling, you might be feeling a little aimless. This is especially true if you are now kissing your newly-minted kindergartener goodbye at the bus stop and are left with an empty house. Read More
I’m seeing a renewed appreciation of culture and values in business these days. Maybe it’s just another example of nature abhorring a vacuum, but I prefer to think it’s a natural evolution of the pervasive social networking communities where people relate to, and expect to interact with businesses Read More

Entrepreneurs Need To Bridge The Knowing-Doing Gap

Entrepreneurs Need To Bridge The Knowing-Doing Gap Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 13 days ago
Made Hot by: fundpr on September 11, 2014 8:16 am
These days, with the many Internet articles and new courses available, most new entrepreneurs readily cross the gap from lack of business knowledge to knowing, but many never make it over the knowing versus doing gap. Investors I know highlight this problem with the mantra that they fund founders a Read More

Do You Have The Mentality To Be An Entrepreneur?

Do You Have The Mentality To Be An Entrepreneur? Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 11 days ago
Made Hot by: logistico on September 9, 2014 5:33 pm
As an angel investor and a mentor to aspiring entrepreneurs, I’m always disappointed to see founders who seem stressed out most of the time, and more annoyed than energized by the abundance of challenges they see in building their startup. The entrepreneurial lifestyle is a tough one under the best Read More
Customers are the integral part of every successful business; you don’t joke with them, you make them happy. As a startup owner, getting your business customers definition right will help increase sales and offer a great customer service experience. Check out how to identify your most valuable cust Read More

Safeguarding Your Business

Safeguarding Your Business Avatar Posted by ChelseaLeigh under Startups
From http://www.business2sell.co.uk 16 days ago
Made Hot by: centrifugePR on September 9, 2014 2:46 am
With the economy fluctuating every now and then running a small or large business can be a lot of pressure. Be it a new business or a decade old one, every business in the market is surrounded by uncertainty Read More

Modern Entrepreneurs Need To Learn How To Write

Modern Entrepreneurs Need To Learn How To Write Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 15 days ago
Made Hot by: mikehartman1 on September 8, 2014 6:10 am
Even in this age of videos and text messages, the quickest way to kill your startup dream with investors, business partners, or even customers, is embarrassingly poor writing. Being very visible in the startup community, I still get an amazing number of badly written emails, rambling executive summ Read More

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