I still know some entrepreneurs who boast of simply following their gut instincts, rather than listen to anyone or any data, to make strategic decisions. We’ve all worked with autocratic leaders in large companies who seem to thrive in this mode. They all forget or ignore the high-profile failures Read More

3 Ways to Avoid Chargebacks

3 Ways to Avoid Chargebacks Avatar Posted by kimonos under Startups
From https://due.com 61 days ago
Made Hot by: trivedirock91 on November 17, 2016 6:17 pm
Whether you’re accepting payments on a mobile device or an online store, you want to avoid chargebacks as much as possible. A chargeback is issued when a customer disputes a charge with their bank and are reimbursed the full amount, leaving it up to the business owner to resolve. This not only look Read More

Ask yourself these questions before becoming an entrepreneur

Ask yourself these questions before becoming an entrepreneur Avatar Posted by MashaKaran under Startups
From http://www.alphagamma.eu 62 days ago
Made Hot by: marketingvalue on November 17, 2016 10:40 am
In this installment of our edition of Tips and Tricks, founder CEO Phil Libin delivers an astute keynote during the 14th Founder Showcase about the most common questions every aspiring entrepreneur should ask before going into business, with the initial question being:

who should build startups? Read More

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Get Beyond Their Comfort Zone

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Get Beyond Their Comfort Zone Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 64 days ago
Made Hot by: AmyJordan on November 16, 2016 12:19 pm
One of the biggest impediments to starting a new venture is the “terror barrier,” as popularized by Bob Proctor, a 75-year-old millionaire and world renowned entrepreneur. This is the imaginary barrier that always seems to appear at the critical point where we would step out ahead of peers or compe Read More

How to Reduce Churn and Save Your Doomed SaaS Product

How to Reduce Churn and Save Your Doomed SaaS Product Avatar Posted by Ihya1324 under Startups
From https://www.process.st 63 days ago
Made Hot by: bockmary7 on November 15, 2016 2:24 pm
Churn is the rate that customers cancel their subscriptions to your software. It can happen either because your product isn’t giving them enough value, or it can happen because of a failed payment method.
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7 Ways To Make Your People More Valuable Than Ideas

7 Ways To Make Your People More Valuable Than Ideas Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 65 days ago
Made Hot by: logistico on November 15, 2016 10:59 am
Investors invest in people, not ideas. Customers buy from people, not companies. Employees rally for a great leader. As an entrepreneur, you need relationships to succeed. That means relationships with team members, investors, customers, and vendors. One of the best ways to build a good relationshi Read More

9 Customer Appreciation Tactics

9 Customer Appreciation Tactics Avatar Posted by Nellie Akalp under Startups
From http://blog.corpnet.com 67 days ago
Made Hot by: marketingvalue on November 13, 2016 3:30 pm
Ah, it’s Thanksgiving season—time to stuff yourself with turkey, watch football, start your holiday shopping and argue with your crazy uncle at the dinner table. For small business owners, it’s also the perfect time to show your customers and clients how much you appreciate their business all year Read More

5 Qualities That Give Veterans An Entrepreneurial Edge

5 Qualities That Give Veterans An Entrepreneurial Edge Avatar Posted by Nellie Akalp under Startups
From http://blog.corpnet.com 69 days ago
Made Hot by: leonesimmy on November 11, 2016 11:38 am
Veterans Day gives us pause to reflect on the sacrifice and service of our women and men in the military. We enjoy many freedoms because of their bravery and selflessness. Indeed, we owe them a debt of gratitude.

I admire and respect veterans for many reasons. Among them are the fine qualities t Read More

50 Online Business Ideas

50 Online Business Ideas Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Startups
From https://smallbiztrends.com 69 days ago
Made Hot by: SimplySmallBiz on November 11, 2016 8:54 am
These days, one of the main tools you need to start a business is an internet connection. There are so many different opportunities out there to start businesses online. And in some cases, you don’t even need much more than that connection in order to get your business going. Here are 50 online bus Read More
There is no skill more vital to an entrepreneur than effective networking. You can’t build your business alone, and networking is the best way to open doors, professionally and personally. For introverts like me, it’s not easy to step out of your comfort zone and meet new people, but if you approac Read More

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