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How to Get Over Yourself and Start Your Own Business Today!

Steve Mariotti | Posted 02.25.2016 | Business
Steve Mariotti

Entrepreneurship dreams are big. Some involve breaking out from under a big corporation's wings for an indie start up. Others foresee making it big wi...

Ready to Start a Business? Take Hold of Your Credit

Steve Mariotti | Posted 01.26.2016 | Business
Steve Mariotti

Stop worrying and check your score. Every American is entitled to one free score per year, so use Google and find the one for you.

Ready to Start a Business? Take Hold of Your Credit

Steve Mariotti | Posted 01.25.2016 | Money
Steve Mariotti

Maybe you need to rent an office space to manage your new startup. Or, you need to open a line of credit in order to ensure you can always pay your employee when your income is slow to come in. Even with most of the cash on hand, it is impossible to do these things without credit.

From a Refugee Camp to a Royal Court: A Cambodian American Story of Capturing the Crown

Steve Mariotti | Posted 09.12.2015 | Impact
Steve Mariotti

Jacqueline is an inspiration to anyone with a goal and the resilience to achieve it. A Cambodian refugee, a mother of two, a licensed esthetician, a music manager, a web show host, Jacqueline uniquely embodies the value of doing.

Lessons Learned from Entrepreneurship (and Hustling)

Ellevate | Posted 02.08.2015 | Women
Ellevate

I've got an important anniversary coming up. In January, I will have officially been running my own business for three consecutive years.

Organic Networking: Carrie Rich Explains the Power You Can Access Anywhere, Anytime

Steve Mariotti | Posted 04.19.2014 | Business
Steve Mariotti

Even as a young woman counting several early successes, Carrie's youth has brought her equal challenges in a world dominated by those her senior.

5 People Everyone Needs in Their Entrepreneurial Network

Posted 06.16.2015 | Small Business

When you’re running a small business, who you know can be just as important as what you do. Your connections in the business community can provide v...

7 Negotiation Techniques Every Small Business Owner Should Know

Posted 06.16.2015 | Small Business

This post is by Goldman Sachs as part of their sponsorship of The Huffington Post's What Is Working: Small Businesses Negotiation may often be desc...

A Small Business Pitch Investors Can't Refuse

Posted 06.16.2015 | Small Business

This post is by Goldman Sachs as part of their sponsorship of The Huffington Post's What Is Working: Small Businesses What would you say about your...

Message to Fledgling Entrepreneurs: Don't Rely on Ups and Downs of Market to Guide Your Start-up Decisions

Jack Nadel | Posted 10.27.2013 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

I'm a member of the so-called Greatest Generation. When I was young, there was no time for college. There seemed only to be time for survival.

Growing A Small Business? Here Are 5 Equations You Need To Know

Posted 05.13.2015 | Small Business

This post is by Goldman Sachs as part of their sponsorship of The Huffington Post's What Is Working: Small Businesses Cash flow may be the lifebloo...

5 Tasks Small Business Owners Should Be Delegating Right Now

Posted 06.16.2015 | Small Business

This post is by Goldman Sachs as part of their sponsorship of The Huffington Post's What Is Working: Small Businesses Leading a small business requ...

The Reinvention That Made This PTA Mom Rich

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 03.20.2013 | Fifty

Before her twin sons were born, Tracie Oken was a product manager for a software company. But along came her babies, followed by a few failed attempts...

Starting the Journey of Entrepreneurship

Anastasia Roumelioti | Posted 04.22.2013 | Small Business
Anastasia Roumelioti

I always wanted to start my own business, but I kept postponing it because it was never good "timing." Now I realize that the "right time" never comes. This expression is more of a distraction to justify one's indecision and lack of courage.

Financial Tips for Startup Entrepreneurs

James R. Kaufman | Posted 02.06.2013 | Miami
James R. Kaufman

Some entrepreneurs prosper with the right combination of timing and talent, but many don't make it. Here are a few tips to give your business a firm financial foundation and the best chance at a bright future.

5 Things You Must Know Before Launching A Second Career

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 10.15.2012 | Fifty

While this isn’t adding much to our retirement fund, it has added to my self-esteem in knowing that I achieved a lifelong dream of becoming a published novelist.

5 Surprising Traits Of Successful Entrepreneurs

Adelaide Lancaster | Posted 09.12.2011 | Business
Adelaide Lancaster

There is no such thing as a "typical" entrepreneur. We come in all shapes, sizes and flavors. Still, myths abound, and most of us walk around with a specific caricature of what an entrepreneur is like in our minds

Raising Capital? 3 Tips for Entrepreneurs

Scott Edward Walker | Posted 08.23.2011 | Business
Scott Edward Walker

I've been helping entrepreneurs raise capital as a securities lawyer for more than 17 years, and there are certain fundamental mistakes that I've seen...

'The Social Network': 13 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Take Away

Mastin Kipp | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mastin Kipp

Ever since I walked out of "The Social Network," I have been more inspired than ever to continue my entrepreneurial path in technology, media and textiles. Here are the lessons I see from watching the film.

Three Secret Weapons for Entrepreneurs

Renee and Don Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Renee and Don Martin

Whether you're considering starting your own business or looking for ways to expand an existing enterprise -- there are three time-tested secret weapons you can use to gain a sharp competitive edge.