When the nail-polish making duo Ginger Johnson and Liz Pickett began their production efforts, finding the right vendors to work with was easier said than done. Here’s why having a plan B can mean all the difference.
As a young entrepreneur, wisdom and experience may not be your forte but energy and enthusiasm can offer a keen tradeoff. Here's how to use youth most effectively.
As the President prepares to give his State of the Union address -- replete with outsize goals -- consider making your own ambitious wish list too.
When the menswear flash-sale site first started up, planning ahead for growth would have helped. Here, founder Jason Ross dishes on his company’s biggest mistake and overcoming it.
Student entrepreneur Karim Abouelnaga on the importance of a great business model to the overall health of your company.
Focusing on your ultimate goals can help you devise a plan to reach them.
Designing logos can be tricky. Designing logos for mobile apps can be downright confounding.
When launching a startup, going up against giant companies may be in your future. Here's how to trounce them in a grudge match.
When starting up a new business, it can be so difficult to pull your head up from working to see the big picture. Thankfully, there's New Year's for that.
Signing an office lease may be the first and largest long-term commitment you make with your business. Here's what to consider before signing on the dotted line.
There is always a reason why it's the right time to start your own business.
You can't predict change – or can you?Â Change is the one constant in life. You've heard it over and over.Â But when change is the constant, how can you be prepared for it?Â The current model for many entrepreneurs …
If business is going better than expected, your clients are happy and clamoring for more, and your prospects for the future are looking great, then it's probably high time to take your business to the next level; time to blow …