The good news is that everyone expects entrepreneurs to make mistakes, since founders explore uncharted territory. In fact, investors recognize that founders usually learn more from mistakes than from success, so a well-explained startup failure can improve their odds of funding the next time aroun Read More

Rule of Thumb Definition - Exit Promise

Rule of Thumb Definition - Exit Promise Avatar Posted by Exit Promise under Startups
From http://exitpromise.com 283 days ago
Made Hot by: businessluv on March 4, 2016 2:01 am
The term ‘rule of thumb’ generally refers to the idea of a principle with a broad application – something that is not intended to be exact or strictly accurate. In the business world, the term ‘rule of thumb’ refers to a guideline that provides simplified advice about a particular subject.



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Every business professional and entrepreneur believes they are good communicators, but how do they know? It’s really the perception of the recipients that counts, and poor communicators are almost always poor listeners, so they don’t hear the shortcomings. Warren Buffet once told a class of busines Read More
Crowdfunding is the hot new vehicle for raising money to support your entrepreneurial efforts, with over 1,250 website platforms around the world to help you, according to a 2015 industry report. In fact, the report suggests that the total amount raised annually (over $30 billion) now exceeds the f Read More
Most entrepreneurs are so overwhelmed by the day-to-day challenges of their business that they rarely take the time to work on longer-term strategy (they work in the business versus on the business). As a result, strategy decisions are made in the same ad-hoc crises style as operational decisions, Read More

5 Time Management Tips for Startup Business Owners

5 Time Management Tips for Startup Business Owners Avatar Posted by Nellie Akalp under Startups
From http://blog.corpnet.com 288 days ago
Made Hot by: problogger78 on February 27, 2016 2:19 pm
Looking to make more out of the time you spend on your business? Try these tips to manage your time. Read More

10 Ways To Turn Entrepreneur Failures Into Success

10 Ways To Turn Entrepreneur Failures Into Success Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 289 days ago
Made Hot by: problogger78 on February 26, 2016 11:16 am
If you can’t deal with failure, then the entrepreneur lifestyle is not for you. Don’t believe that urban myth that all you need is a good idea, a little fun work, and the money will start rolling in. When you are pushing the limits, nobody gets it right the first time, or even maybe the tenth time. Read More

Is your Business in Compliance? Seven Questions To Ask Yourself

Is your Business in Compliance? Seven Questions To Ask Yourself Avatar Posted by Nellie Akalp under Startups
From http://blog.corpnet.com 290 days ago
Made Hot by: businessluv on February 25, 2016 6:10 pm
Not sure if your business is in compliance? Here's a checklist of questions to determine the answer. Read More
Remember the Tom Hanks/Meg Ryan movie You’ve Got Mail? It told the tale of an independent bookstore owner (Meg) struggling to hang on as big bookstore chains (Tom owned one) declared war on independent bookstores. (This was all before Amazon declared war on all kinds of brick-and-mortar bookstores. Read More

Start Your Business Off on the Right Foot With These 10 Tips

Start Your Business Off on the Right Foot With These 10 Tips Avatar Posted by lyceum under Startups
From http://smallbiztrends.com 292 days ago
Made Hot by: Copysugar on February 24, 2016 9:21 am
Getting into a new business venture is an incredibly complicated process. So you need to start with the basics and work your way up from there. Below is a collection of some tips from members of the small business community about the basics you need to start your business off on the right foot. Read More

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