Getting Started

Why You Need to Embrace Failure

You have likely heard the phrase that you should embrace failure. However, for many startup business owners, they are confused to what this really means. As a startup business, you are likely hearing the phrase ‘embrace failure’ over and over....
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Your Startup May Be in Trouble If................

It can be said that running a business is much like riding a roller coaster as there are many h...

Would Silicon Valley be Silicon Valley without Stanford University?

A few months ago this question started nagging at me. It’s probably because I moved from S...

Helpful Tips for Maximizing Your Small Business Success

Regardless of whether or not you have just opened your own business or have been running one su...

Tech Ranch is Not Silicon Valley

By Kevin Carney There are a few reasons why this is true. There is of course the obvious dif...

Management

Five Business Lessons You Can Learn from Gwyneth Paltrow’s Fast Company Cover Story

It feels strange to call Goop a start-up as its been around since 2008 and has Gwyneth Paltrow as its founder (are celebrities even allowed to call their businesses start-ups??) But start-up it is. And honestly, Paltrow seems in control of, passionat...
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Overcoming Small Business Challenges

Becoming a business owner is not an easy task. In fact, there probably isn’t one business own...

3 Mistakes All Startup Founders Need to Make

Bill Gates – a name known around the world for innovation and products that have changed the ...

World's Oldest Businesses

To become an entrepreneurial success you need to have a winning strategy and a lasting presence...

Small Biz Ownership: What You Should Know About Retaining Employees

You're excited that your new business is growing. Things are moving along nicely and your p...

Money

Top Crowdfunding Reads of the Week (8/28/15)

Recommended Read #1 Every entrepreneur knows how difficult it is to obtain funding for an idea. When it comes to launching a startup, one of the biggest problems many people are concerned with is the financial situation, including banks and credit c...
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Top Crowdfunding Reads of the Week (8/21/15)

Recommended Read #1 With stories on crowdfunding surfacing the news on a daily basis, it's no ...

Top Crowdfunding Reads of the Week (8/14/15)

Recommended Read #1 Because crowdfunding has taken such a giant leap forward, there are many f...

Top Crowdfunding Reads of the Week (8/7/2015)

Recommended Read #1 Crowdfunding is making an impact all over the world. From country to count...

Top Crowdfunding Reads of the Week (7/31/15)

Recommended Read #1 Entrepreneurs never stop working to reach their ultimate goal of success, ...

Planning & Strategy

Why You Need to Embrace Failure

You have likely heard the phrase that you should embrace failure. However, for many startup business owners, they are confused to what this really means. As a startup business, you are likely hearing the phrase ‘embrace failure’ over and over....
Read More

Gary Vaynerchuk’s Weekly Wrapup (8/21/15)

I can’t believe we’re already talking about 2016, but here we are. This week Gary Vee got u...

Overcoming Small Business Challenges

Becoming a business owner is not an easy task. In fact, there probably isn’t one business own...

3 Mistakes All Startup Founders Need to Make

Bill Gates – a name known around the world for innovation and products that have changed the ...

World's Oldest Businesses

To become an entrepreneurial success you need to have a winning strategy and a lasting presence...

Sales & Marketing

Gary Vaynerchuk’s Weekly Wrapup (8/21/15)

I can’t believe we’re already talking about 2016, but here we are. This week Gary Vee got us geared up for the next year by reminding us to work smarter, harder and to always keep your end goal in mind in his article How You Can Prepare Your Busi...
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Five Business Lessons You Can Learn from Gwyneth Paltrow’s Fast Company Cover Story

It feels strange to call Goop a start-up as its been around since 2008 and has Gwyneth Paltrow ...

Gary Vaynerchuk’s Weekly Wrapup (8/8/15)

Making the decision to pursue your dream can be quite challenging. This is especially true if y...

The Basic Building Blocks of Rank Earning SEO Content

SEO when utilized properly can help your website shoot up in the rankings.  Your websites rank...

10 Traits of a Successful Sales Letter

Consumers don't purchase items for one single, compelling reason; they have a myriad of motivat...