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Avoiding the Crash-and-Burn Fallout: 5 Tough Truths Entrepreneurs Should Learn Early

With more and more people choosing the entrepreneurial path than ever before, and with way too many of them crashing and burning before they ever catch flight, it’s time for some tough truths about entrepreneurship. Look no further than companies like Startup Liquidators (@startuplqdtr) or Autopsy (@autopsyhq) (whose businesses are based on sharing lessons learned […]

Matt Brauning: My 3 Top Secrets to Aligning Your Mind To Succeed

Some people seem to have all the luck. They try their hand at a new business venture, a relationship, or new skill, and it works, while some of us keep swinging at the same ball, but never seem to hit it out of the park. There seems to be mental patterns that all humans share […]

Top 5 Important Tips for Start-Ups to Attract Investors

If you have a promising and profitable business that needs capital to grow, then seeking out potential investors may be the right route for you to take. You don’t have to let your ideas die because there is no money to make it come to life. Investors are known to be valuable resources that can provide […]

7 Useful Questions You Need to Ask Before Launching a Startup

The initial process of launching a new startup is an exciting time for entrepreneurs, but they MUST ask some key questions early-on. When launching, the implications of success are often contemplated in rich detail, and research often reinforces the prospects of a business concept. However, optimistic entrepreneurs must ensure that

Entrepreneurship: 5 Things You Need to Do If You Want To Be An Inspiring Leader

If you’re an entrepreneur, you’re a leader. The two roles cannot be separated. You’re the only one who can know the depth of your vision; your team members have only a vague idea of where your product can go when compared to what you see. It’s up to you not only to inspire them, but

How to Better Account for Hidden Costs in your Business

Developing accurate projections of capital requirements is a tremendous challenge for new entrepreneurs because startup ventures are often associated with great uncertainty. Why? Because many costs are impossible to know with certainty until assets are ready to be purchased, and this might come years in the future. Furthermore, significant expenses are often easy to forget […]

7 Proven Ways to Reduce Your Startup Risks

Starting a new business often entails daunting risks that cause many entrepreneurs to have second thoughts about getting started. In some cases, the risks can actually be too great to justify moving forward, and a new approach might need to be contemplated instead. In most cases, however, entrepreneurs can often develop strategies that either eliminate […]