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From ideation to starting your own business, this section provides expert advice and solutions from entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs.

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Reinventing Performance Management: A Deloitte Case Study
By Ott Jõgi | September 01, 2022

A changing business landscape means annual performance reviews aren't going to cut it. Here's how you reinvent performance management.

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Want to Support a Charity? Qualities Businesses Should Seek Out
By Scott Gerber | September 01, 2022

Here are the most important criteria small businesses should consider before partnering with a charity.

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The Pros and Cons of Virtual Offices
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022

Virtual offices are gaining momentum. However, just like every product out there, virtual offices have their pros and cons.

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The Management Theory of Peter Drucker: Key Terms
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022
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Management Theory of Michael Porter
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022
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Management Theory of Edgar Schein
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022
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How to Learn From Your Failures: 4 Valuable Lessons
By Thomas Griffin | September 01, 2022

As an entrepreneur, you'll encounter setbacks. These four tips will help you maintain the right perspective as you launch and grow your business.

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Important Things to Do After Your Trademark Is Registered
By Chad Brooks | September 01, 2022

So you've just registered your trademark and taken the first step in protecting your brand. Now what?

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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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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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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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Effective Product Creation: Tips From Seasoned Entrepreneurs
By Jennifer Dublino | August 23, 2022

Many factors can cause a product to flop. Use these expert strategies to avoid disaster and meaningfully increase your product's chance of success.

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8 Tips to Manage Your Time as a Small Business Owner
By Jennifer Dublino | August 22, 2022

Small business owners are constantly pulled in different directions. Follow these time-management tips to maximize your effectiveness.

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Classical and Scientific Management Theory
By Chad Brooks | August 16, 2022

Enlist classical management theories to boost efficiency and worker productivity.

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Management Theory of Joseph Juran
By Chad Brooks | August 16, 2022
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What Is ERP Software, and How Can It Increase Efficiency?
By Jamie Johnson | August 11, 2022

Find out how ERP software can help you efficiently manage the most important operations of your business.

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Preparing Your Business Should the Worst Happen
By Jennifer Dublino | August 02, 2022

Various types of disasters can be catastrophic for a business. Learn how to protect your business and handle a disaster if it strikes.

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How to Write a Company History
By Skye Schooley | July 01, 2022

Having a well-written company history on your website can do wonders in attracting customers to your brand. Here is how to write one.

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What Is Supply Chain Distribution?
By Max Freedman | July 01, 2022

Supply chain distribution is used to balance supply and demand. Learn more about the importance of having a distribution plan for your business.

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Outgrowing Your Office Space? Should You Lease or Buy?
By Karina Fabian | June 29, 2022

When you need a new office space for your construction firm, should you lease or buy? Learn the pros and cons of each.

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How to Use Data Science to Get Ahead in Business
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

Data-driven decision-making is the new way of doing business. See how data science can help even small businesses.

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Inspiration Revealed: 36 Top CEOs Share Their Secrets to Success
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

If you're looking to stay sharp, learn from the top CEO's to improve in all aspects of your business.

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Visualizing Success: How To Set Up Effective Quarterly Goals
By Shirley Tan | June 29, 2022

Effective strategy to plan quarterly goals that can be achieved by your company and team members.

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How to Keep Your Business Out of Bankruptcy
By Matthew Debbage | June 29, 2022

Understanding the warning signs of a potential financial downfall is critical toward keeping your business out of bankruptcy.

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Business Decision-Making: Gut Instinct or Hard Data?
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

In the world of business, decisions matter. Should you trust your gut or rely on the hard data?

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Management Theory of Stephen Covey
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022
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The Game of Pricing: How The Number 9 Affects Purchase Behavior
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

What does the number 9 have to do with pricing? A lot. Are you using it right?

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Management Theory of Geert Hofstede
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022