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Lean Startup Principles Aren’t Just for Tech Companies

In some entrepreneurial circles, failure is celebrated. It’s seen as a necessary part of business leadership -- a step forward on the path to eventual success. But business failure still [...]

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Do You Want to Start a Business Incubator? Here's What You Should Know

If you have a passion for helping entrepreneurs, you may have considered starting your own business incubator. Founding one of these organizations can be exciting. There’s certainly some appeal to [...]

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Prepare to Scale: 3 Simple Ways to Get Ready for Growth

Most businesses strive for growth. However, many also find themselves not quite ready to handle it when it comes. Once your company is launched and you’re stuck managing its day-to-day [...]

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Should You Try For a Spot in a Business Incubator? The Pros and Cons

Business incubators can be very enticing for new entrepreneurs. They promise things like an instant mentorship network, camaraderie with other startup owners, shared resources like office space, and even the [...]

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Hiring for Growth: How to Find People Who Add Maximum Value

To get big business growth, you’ll need to grow your team. Most business leaders understand that. But hiring is inherently risky -- to cash flow, and company culture. You can [...]

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Be Prepared for These Business Growth Challenges

Things would be easier if we could just hit the business growth benchmarks we’ve been striving toward. At least, that’s what we tell ourselves. In reality, problems don’t disappear once [...]

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It's Time to Take Marketing Your Business Seriously

Small business owners often have a love/hate relationship with marketing. On one hand, they know it can get results -- even if it’s just because they see other businesses marketing [...]

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Office Space Doesn't Have to be Complicated

As your business grows, the desk in your spare bedroom or basement may seem increasingly inadequate for running your business. Maybe you’ve even started to look into a professional office [...]

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Growing Your Company Through Partnerships and Alliances

Your business’ competitive landscape probably isn’t so different from the ocean -- a dynamic ecosystem in which each organism is fighting for survival. That’s why we should take a lesson [...]

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The Pros and Cons of Bootstrapping and VC Funding

Thanks to shows like Shark Tank, America has a front row seat to entrepreneurs’ quest for venture capital. We love to watch winners emerge jubilantly after their deals, looking a [...]

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