If you are one of the new age of entrepreneurs who hates the thought of doing a business plan as a first step in starting your new venture you will love this message. More and more professionals agree that a better strategy is to explore and fine tune your assumptions before declaring a specific pl Read More
In this era of accelerating change, business-as-usual is the enemy of every business, new and old. Yet it’s an easy rut to fall into, and a tough one to break out of. Every business needs to “reach for the stars” on a regular basis, in much the same way the President Kennedy challenged a nation to Read More

What Are The Costs of Starting Up a Business?

What Are The Costs of Starting Up a Business? Avatar Posted by fundera under Startups
From https://www.fundera.com 69 days ago
Made Hot by: justretweet on July 24, 2016 2:25 pm
It’s all too easy for gung-ho new business owners to jump into planning without thinking carefully enough about the business startup costs. Here, we’ve put together a list of 14 different types of business startup costs you’ll need to consider when drawing up that first business plan.

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In my years of working with entrepreneurs, I have heard many times the promise that their new idea will create the next Amazon or Apple, but I rarely hear the more important promise that the founder will practice all the good habits of winning entrepreneurs like Jeff Bezos and Steve Jobs. You see, Read More

Analysis of 87 SaaS startup landing pages

Analysis of 87 SaaS startup landing pages Avatar Posted by joannw2016 under Startups
From http://www.business2community.com 66 days ago
Made Hot by: BenMulholland on July 22, 2016 3:39 pm
The copy on your SaaS startup’s landing page is one of the major factors that determines whether your product lives, or dies a horrible death. Unbounce cites headlines as the single most important element of a landing page, and that’s for good reason.

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Too many entrepreneurs I know still believe that that their great idea will carry the startup, and they may even minimize their own value, especially if they have introvert tendencies. Yet most investors agree that the “idea” is worth nothing alone, and it’s the entrepreneur execution that counts. Read More

Selling Yourself: 5 Ways To Boost Your Business Confidence

Selling Yourself: 5 Ways To Boost Your Business Confidence Avatar Posted by Nellie Akalp under Startups
From http://blog.corpnet.com 69 days ago
Made Hot by: Copysugar on July 22, 2016 6:29 am
In business, you can set yourself on the path to success by always striving to put your best foot forward. Unfortunately, that’s not always quite so easy to do—especially when you feel nervous or insecure. Read More
As a startup advisor and investor, I’ve met many aspiring entrepreneurs, and I often get asked the question, “I have a great idea for a startup – do you agree that it real potential?” They don’t know that most experts agree the person is more important than the idea, yet I’ve never been asked, “I h Read More
Every entrepreneur believes in their heart that their startup is more innovative and creative than their competitors. Yet none knows exactly where creativity comes from within, or how to pick and motivate the most creative people for the team. Most believe and follow one or more of the popular myth Read More

Starting A Business: You Might Be Ready, But Is Your Family?

Starting A Business: You Might Be Ready, But Is Your Family? Avatar Posted by Nellie Akalp under Startups
From http://huff.to 75 days ago
Made Hot by: ObjectOriented on July 19, 2016 2:12 pm
Starting a business - you might be ready, but is your family? Nellie Akalp, a business owner and mother of four, shares her insight on this Huffington Post article. Read More

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