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Partnerships can benefit start-ups and growing business in many ways – shared risk, access to funds and expertise, and the sharing of duties. Of course, partnerships can be risky. One partner may not pull their weight, financi Read More
Shubham Banerjee, 13 years old, has received VC funding for his invention, turning him into the youngest Entrepreneur to receive venture capital funding. Read More

How To Optimize Entrepreneurial Learning In School

How To Optimize Entrepreneurial Learning In School Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 77 days ago
Made Hot by: logistico on November 24, 2014 2:59 pm
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

Entrepreneurs Need To Understand Survival Basics

Entrepreneurs Need To Understand Survival Basics Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 76 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 75 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 78 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 78 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 81 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 80 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

Three Key Voluntary Policies for Women

Today 4 in 10 women are the sole or primary breadwinners for their families,¹ and they do more than twice the amount …
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Roy Opata Olende @RoyBoss Targets Employee Engagement

Roy Opata Olende has some insight what will make your employees work more effectively. He didn't plan to become … More
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