How to get the most from the feedback you receive
One of the master skills for business success, is understanding how feedback works.
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Whenever you get feedback from anyone regarding your business or your plans, always, always take their lens into account.

Online Essentials All Small Business Marketers Should Know
Options Require Filtering And Prioritization When Marketing
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Many entrepreneurs are grappling with the realities of how to market.

Using Social Media To Launch New Products
How Do We Get People To Buy?
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Budding entrepreneurs with minds full of ambition and great ideas turn their understanding of a consumer or business problem within a market into a new product or service solution.

7 Questions That Keep You Locked In On Growth
For Many The Constant Storm Of Ideas Is A Trait, For Others It’s An Affliction
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Do you know what’s one of the big problems for small business owners and entrepreneurs? Having too many answers.

5 Questions To Answer Before Growing Your Business
Do you have ambitious goals?
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Actually, starting a business is pretty easy these days. Figuring out how to sell something, something you know how to …

Tips to Help Overworked Entrepreneurs Achieve Better Balance

All too often entrepreneurs start businesses with dreams of more freedom and work/life balance. Then they find they’ve somehow given …

Startup America Announces Roundtables With Entrepreneurs
Startup America looks to reduce barriers
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As part of the White House’s Startup America program, senior administration officials will visit eight cities to meet with entrepreneurs  …

Consortium Holds Entrepreneurship Week
Consortium focuses on entrepreneurs
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The Consortium for Entrepreneurship Education has announced the 5th Annual National Entrepreneurship Week, to be featured February 19-26, 2011. According …

How to Know If Your Product, Service or Idea Is Destined for Success
Do research and test the market

So, you’ve got a terrific idea for a new product, service or business. But how do you know if it’s …

U.S. Ranks Third In Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurial activity slowing
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A report released by the Office of Advocacy of the U.S. Small Business Administration, found the United States ranks third …

What Startups Do and Do Not Need
Serious and fun tips for startups

What does it take to start a business? There are some things that one business would consider important that another …

Taking Intelligent Risks in Business
Reasons it could pay off
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Do you consider yourself a risk-taker? Let’s take it one step further and ask: do you consider yourself a risk-taker …

Are You Motivated about Your Business?
Tips for keeping your motivations high
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Thomas Jefferson once said, "Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on …

Finding a Suitable Business Venture
Any ideas?

Quite often, people assume that entrepreneurs always have a plan or direction, but that isn’t always the case. It is …

UK Entrepreneurs Get a New Resource for Tips and Tools
The Start Up Donut Sponsored by Google
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A new resource has been launched to help entrepreneurs in the UK start up and grow successful businesses. The resource …

Things To Ask Youself Before Starting a Business
Check Out This Top Ten List
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ReadWriteStart, a new channel from ReadWriteWeb has a nice list up about 10 things to be clear about before you …

What You Need to Know Before You Launch a Product
You have to be fully prepared.
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Launching a product is an exciting event for a business. But there is a danger of getting so caught up …

Business Plan Part 9: Projections
Don't forget to include your financial projections into your Business Plan!

We are at the end of our series on Business Plans. Can you believe it? The Projections section could be …

Competitor Doesn’t Have to Mean Enemy
You May Find Benefits from Working Together

Though it may be tempting at times, it is probably in your best interest as a small business owner or …

Small Business Success By Innovation
Study Says Smaller Businesses in Better Position to Innovate
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A new study has been released by Intuit and written by Emergent Research that shows a pressing need for small …

Conference Aims to Help You Grow Your Business
...in a troubled economy.
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Inc. is sponsoring a conference taking place March 18-20 called GrowCo, for business leaders looking to grow their businesses despite …

Entrepreneurs Still Likely to Start Businesses in 2009
Despite Economic Gloom
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The Entrepreneurs’ Organization released some findings from its 2nd annual Global Economic Survey today. Highlights include: – Nearly nine out …