How to Come Up With a Brilliant Business Idea

By Colleen DeBaise Editor's Note: The following is adapted from  Start a Successful Business: Expert Advice to Take Your Startup ...
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Top 5 Details to Keep in Mind When Opening a Restaurant

By Faith McGregor In the wake of shifting demographics, recovering economy, and new lifestyles, the number of food-service operations is going ...
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How Do Startups Know if They are Fundable?

By Deryck van Rensburg Raising capital is often a critical element in the maturation of a startup regardless of whether an ...
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Being a Solar CEO: What It’s Taught Me About Workplace Energy

By Scott Cramer As a solar company CEO, I’ve learned many unexpected lessons about a form of energy seemingly different ...
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Are You Prepared for the End of the Startup Era?

Over the past few years, startups have enjoyed a technological renaissance of sorts - one that may be at an ...
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Every Business Needs a Business Plan

This article about writing a business plan was written by Tim Berry, the founder and chairman of Palo Alto Software ...
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Do You Really Need a Business Plan to Start a Business?

When you're starting a new business, do you really need a business plan to do it? Let's face it: When ...
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10 Small Business Trends to Watch Out for in 2018

By Constantina Kokenes With 2018 upon us, it’s time to revamp and rethink your strategies for your small business. Align ...
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10 Surprising Startup Marketing Hacks

By Helen Cartwright You’ve launched your startup and are riding the waves of your initial success, but you know you ...
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How Health and Wellness Became a Growing Market and How to Become Part of It

By Holly Ashby Smoothies, spiralizers, countless exercise trends - fuelled by bloggers and lifestyle gurus, the health and wellness industry ...
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How Alibaba Empowers Small Business

By Rieva Lesonsky My experience last week at CES was a bit of an eye-opener. While many attendees were oohing ...
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5 Ways to Increase Creativity as a Small Business Owner

By Meredith Wood Small business ownership comes with its fair share of challenges. In facing them, you may occasionally find ...
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