Jennifer Kyriakakis — September 5, 2018 Follow @JenniferKyriaka — September 5, 2018 If you’re an entrepreneur of any kind, you are most likely familiar with the dire statistics associated with building a successful business, most damning among them is 90% of all new startups fail. New companies fail for a multitude of reasons – everything … Continue reading 3 Key Takeaways From Building a Successful Startup
Miranda Marquit — August 22, 2018 — August 22, 2018 StartupStockPhotos / Pixabay When you start your company, it helps to have a goal in mind. It seems obvious. Isn’t the goal to make money? However, you need something a little more if you want your company to succeed — especially if you want to … Continue reading Startup Goals: Why Did You Start Your Company?
Amanda Abella — June 22, 2018 — June 22, 2018 I’m in the process of onboarding a new business manager for my company. As you may recall, my former business manager and I parted ways earlier this year. It wasn’t anything personal, it’s just that both our businesses had changed and we outgrew each other. … Continue reading Why You Need a Business Manager for Your Startup
Amanda Abella — May 21, 2018 — May 21, 2018 Managing a team is an important part of making sure your startup is successful. After all, no one gets to where they are going alone. And seldom, if ever, are businesses one-man shows. The reality is startups of all kinds likely need to hire people … Continue reading 5 Tips for Managing a Team In Your Startup
Nidhi Dave — May 17, 2018 Follow @itsnidhidave — May 17, 2018 The Greek philosopher Heraclitus stated, “Nothing endures but change.” The same implies for businesses, where unexpected things happen and things predicted might not. This makes it vital for startups to be flexible. Flexibility is the ability to adapt to changing environments and think … Continue reading 5 Ways to Embrace Flexibility for the Benefit of Your Startup
Deji Atoyebi — March 30, 2018 Follow @I_amAtoyebiDeji— March 30, 2018 We all have ideas. Sometimes we believe our ideas will disrupt an industry by becoming the foundation for a profitable business. And sometimes, some of us go all out to make a go of our ideas by taking the huge leap to execute them. … Continue reading Here Are 5 Ways a Non-Technical Person Can Go About Building a Startup
Toland Lawrence — March 7, 2018 Follow @tolandlaw — March 7, 2018 What to Think About Before Switching Staplers Seems like everyone’s thinking about working at a startup. (Ok maybe not everyone, but a lot.) Why? We want our work to have an impact. There’s nothing like being part of a team that builds a … Continue reading Might Ditch Corporate Work for Startup Life?
Howard J. Sewell — February 7, 2018 Follow @hjsewell — February 7, 2018 In a recent article on LinkedIn that I highly recommend for any tech entrepreneur, Jason Seeba and Ashu Garg spell out the key priorities, milestones, and pitfalls for early-stage companies seeking to acquire customers. In “The Startup’s Guide to Demand Generation: From … Continue reading 5 Demand Generation Tips for Start-Ups
David Kiger — December 14, 2017 Follow @davidkiger — December 14, 2017 A prospective small business owner may get lost in the array of possible funding options: grants, bank loans, microloans, angel investors, venture capital, and crowdfunding. And then there’s bootstrapping, in which entrepreneurs use their own funds to start a business. Whether it starts … Continue reading Startups and Self-Reliance: The Benefits of Bootstrapping
Amy Huges — November 27, 2017 — November 27, 2017 geralt / Pixabay We all long and work towards achieving financial freedom. People have different reasons as to why they start a business. It could be that they have a unique idea, need the flexibility in finding a career that grows with you, or a … Continue reading A Newbie’s Guide to Startup: Making the First Steps to the Big Business