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Tips For Helping You Get Your Name Out There As A New Business

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 06.13.2016 | Business
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

The hardest part in starting your own business is not coming up with an idea and carrying it out. For an entrepreneur, these are most of the rewarding...

Airbnb: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Jim Pickell | Posted 01.25.2017 | Business
Jim Pickell

Whether it's even part of the sharing economy (barely), Airbnb dominates many of the discussions surrounding how the sharing economy is impacting our travel and our very way of life.

Done Working For The Man? Why You Should Consider Buying A Business Over Starting Your Own

Buck Wargo | Posted 07.09.2016 | Fifty
Buck Wargo

Buying an existing business that's close to what you want might be more eventually transformed into what you want than if you started from scratch -- and you'd already have cash flow coming from it.

The Communicators and the Strategists

Martin Varsavsky | Posted 03.18.2014 | Business
Martin Varsavsky

I have been fortunate to meet some of the most successful entrepreneurs in the world and I would like to share an observation with you.

Social Entrepreneurs Must Achieve Not Survive

Rich Tafel | Posted 12.10.2012 | Small Business
Rich Tafel

Businesses are built to last; social entrepreneur efforts should not be -- they should shed light on necessary reforms, offer solutions, and change systems.

Six Tips to Avoid Work and Family Burn Out

Melinda Emerson | Posted 10.10.2012 | Small Business
Melinda Emerson

When your new business is firing on all cylinders, you may wonder how in the world you can be successful without neglecting your family. But you can do it.

Fire, Ready, Aim: When Is Your Business/Product 'Perfect Enough' to Go to Market?

Joan Michelson | Posted 07.30.2012 | Business
Joan Michelson

When do you go to market? Well, it depends... on your industry, on your competition, on the quality of your product, on market tests, on your team, and on how well you-the-entrepreneur handle being out of your comfort zone.

How Do You Know When You Have a Good Business Idea?

Susan Feldman & Alison Pincus | Posted 07.22.2012 | Technology
Susan Feldman & Alison Pincus

Despite starting a new business during the worst economic downturn of our lifetime, our passion consumed us and we forged ahead. Good times or bad, an innovative business can prevail.

Social Media: The Inscrutable Bubble! When the Bubble Bursts, Does It Make a Sound?

Eric Yaverbaum | Posted 06.23.2012 | Media
Eric Yaverbaum

I maintain that there was never a bubble; at least, not in the sense that we call any market conditions a "bubble."

Volunteers will create One Million New Businesses

Jerry Chautin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jerry Chautin

The common denominator among SCORE volunteers is that they will be passionate about creating new jobs and helping their clients launch new businesses successfully.