A popular myth these days is that finishing college only dilutes your entrepreneurial instincts, and the best of the best, including Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg, dropped out early to hasten their success. I agree with Robert E. Litan, former VP of research at the Kauffman Foundation, Read More
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“53 Ways to Increase Conversion Rate”
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Higher conversion rates are important to every business. Or is it? Read More

The 3 most disruptive forces changing entrepreneurship

The 3 most disruptive forces changing entrepreneurship Avatar Posted by MashaKaran under Startups
From http://www.alphagamma.eu 51 days ago
Made Hot by: Digitaladvert on October 17, 2016 2:31 pm
The other day I gave a presentation to Singularity University’s group of alumni on the disruptive forces which are changing the landscape of entrepreneurship.

In my work as the track chair for entrepreneurship, we identified three main drivers which are significantly shifting the way companies a Read More

Becoming Your Own Boss: A Bplans Guide

Becoming Your Own Boss: A Bplans Guide             Avatar Posted by brianamorgaine under Startups
From http://articles.bplans.com 52 days ago
Made Hot by: fusionswim on October 16, 2016 7:50 pm
You're ready to ditch your office job and become your own boss. But how do you start—and what if you don't have an idea or a plan? This guide is for you. Read More

How will I know if my online start-up idea will work?

How will I know if my online start-up idea will work? Avatar Posted by tonyp21 under Startups
From http://www.tonypaullconsulting.com 55 days ago
Made Hot by: leonesimmy on October 14, 2016 3:55 am
Even great business ideas need to be tested first. So before throwing money and time at a potential new online business idea, here are some ways of testing your concept first. Read More

20 Small Business Ideas in the Growing Cannabis Industry

20 Small Business Ideas in the Growing Cannabis Industry Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Startups
From https://smallbiztrends.com 56 days ago
Made Hot by: DigiTechBlog on October 14, 2016 2:34 am
The cannabis industry is growing fast. And that means there are plenty of potential business opportunities available for entrepreneurs who are interested in this expanding niche. Read More

The Flawed Logic of “Move Fast and Break Things”

The Flawed Logic of “Move Fast and Break Things” Avatar Posted by jdquey under Startups
From https://mycrowd.com 56 days ago
Made Hot by: fundpr on October 13, 2016 9:03 am
One of the most popular startup quotes is “move fast and break things.”

Inspired by Facebook’s hugely successful growth and development philosophy, is a reminder of the importance of speed in modern business.

Why?

Speed gets your product in front of customers, and it generates real, live f Read More
If you aren’t willing to take some risk as an entrepreneur, then don’t expect any gain. Yet everyone has limits, and every investor implicitly has similar limits on what makes a startup investable, or one to avoid at all costs. If you need investors, it’s important that you understand their filters Read More
When you launch a small business, you experience a commercial climate driven by technology and employees.

Your reliance on these resources and the products or services you plan to offer determines the liability risks you face and the insurance you need to meet them.

5 liability risks you shou Read More
One of the most important skills for every entrepreneur is timely and effective decision making. In a startup, any decision is better than no decision. One of the primary roles of every founder is to solve problems, make a decision, and manage the decision to results. The best entrepreneurs relish Read More

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