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The Dropbox Effect: How to Utilize the Lean Startup Methodology
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022

Planning a lean startup begins with the Build-Measure-Learn loop, which successful startup Dropbox used to grow and prosper.

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How to Start a Clothing Store
By Dave Thomas | September 01, 2022

When you want to start a clothing store, you must develop a solid plan of action. Read our tips for opening your own clothing store.

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Shake It Up: Industries That Are Ready for Disruption 
By Sean Peek | September 01, 2022

Learn how to identify industries that are ready for disruption and which markets are being shaken up.

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How to Determine How Much Office Space You Need
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022

Before you sign a lease, calculate how big an office you need using these estimates.

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The Different Paths to a Career in Project Management
By Ryan Ayers | September 01, 2022

Project management is one of the most lucrative, diverse careers out there right now. Every industry needs one; learn which skills you need to become one.

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Expert Advice on Setting Up a Forex Trading Business
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022

We spoke to Casey Stubbs, the founder of Winners Edge Trading, to learn about foreign exchange trading.

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Do It for Me: The Next Evolution of the On-Demand Economy
By Jamie Johnson | September 01, 2022

Consumers want convenience, which often means they want someone to do something for them on demand. Learn how to take advantage of the DIFM movement.

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Should Your Business Customize Its Products?
By Kiely Kuligowski | September 01, 2022

Customized and personalized products are becoming more popular as companies gain more access to consumer data. Should your business customize its products?

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What Is COVID-19 Liability Protection, and How Can You Protect Your Business?.
By Andrew Martins | September 01, 2022

While state and federal entities consider COVID-19 litigation immunity for American businesses, there are things you can do now to defend yourself.

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Top Countries for Business Process Outsourcing (and How to Start)
By Derek Gallimore | September 01, 2022

How to get started with an outsourcing partner from one of these countries.

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Building Critical Thinking Skills to Solve Problems at Work
By Lynette Reed | September 01, 2022

Critical thinking is a vital skill for an organization's success. Try following this six-step problem-solving process with your team to build this skill.

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Why Every Business Owner Needs an Exit Strategy
By Mark Fairlie | September 01, 2022

You don't go into business planning to get out – but you should. Find out why an exit strategy is important and how to create one.

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Welcome to the Big Leagues: At What Point Are You No Longer a Startup?
By Sean Peek | September 01, 2022

How do you know your business has passed the startup stage? Find out the key signs here.

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Differences Between an Angel Investor and a Venture Capitalist
By Will Jiang | September 01, 2022

To make the right decision for financing your company, you should know the intricate differences between angel investors and venture capitalists.

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8 Reasons Why the Cash-Only Model Doesn’t Work for Small Businesses
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022

Customers want options when it comes to paying. If you don't already accept credit cards, here are eight reasons customers want (and need) this option.

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Part of the Job: 7 Skills All Entrepreneurs Must Master
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022

There are a few other unexpected skills that entrepreneurs will need to succeed, you just might not be thinking about them yet.

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Buying a Car for Your Business? How to Avoid Mistakes
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022

Keep these seven tips in mind when buying a car for your business.

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Elevating Expectations: 6 Ways Product Quality Affects Your Brand
By Sammi Caramela | September 01, 2022

Ensuring your products are of high quality is crucial to your business's bottom line. Learn how to do it correctly.

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Forget the Checks: 3 Reasons Why Your Construction Company Should Accept Credit Card Payments
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022

Customers prefer to pay construction companies with credit cards. Here are three reasons why you should consider offering this payment option.

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14 Tools to Track Key Performance Indicators for Your Business
By Scott Gerber | September 01, 2022

KPIs measure how effective your company is at achieving its goals; use the top KPI tracking tools to get a comprehensive look at your business.

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How to Get a License for Your Construction Company
By Evyatar Sagie | August 29, 2022

Success in the construction industry means complying with all the regulations to work in your state, including holding the right permits and licenses.

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How to Become a Full-Time Airbnb Entrepreneur
By Sam Zuo | August 29, 2022

Here's how you can turn your side gig of Airbnb hosting into a full-time gig.

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Shopify or Amazon? Which Is Better for Your Business?
By Max Freedman | August 29, 2022

Shopify and Amazon are e-commerce platforms that enable your business to sell online. Which should you choose, and why?

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How to Easily Implement a 5S Program for Your Business
By Holly Chavez | August 29, 2022

Learn how to easily implement a 5S program for any size business.

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How to Manage Your Business’s High Call Volume
By Max Freedman | August 29, 2022

A large number of incoming calls can be a sign of success but a challenge to manage. Learn how to effectively manage your business's inbound calls.

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7 Ways To Build a Successful Construction Business
By Evyatar Sagie | August 29, 2022

With these seven steps, you can forge a solid name and reputation in the construction field and thrive. Here's how to get started.

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Why You Should Develop a Relationship With a Business Lawyer
By Doron Hafner | August 29, 2022

Here are the reasons why a business lawyer is crucial to the launch of a successful business.

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5 Simple Ways to Pinpoint Your Brand’s Target Audience
By Chris Christoff | August 25, 2022

At you business's inception, it's important to identify your brand's demographic.

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What’s a Healthy Level of Business Debt?
By Matt D’Angelo | August 25, 2022

Healthy business debt means having a plan, working with a professional and providing purpose to your new capital.

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3 Tips for Building an Investor-Ready Franchise Business
By Howard Goldstein | August 23, 2022

Being a franchisee has its perks over starting a new brand new business, but you still need capital. Here are three ways to appeal to investors.