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(Mostly) Free Web Tools for Entrepreneurs – Part 2 of 2

Continuing the blog post from the previous week, we will complete our list compiling some of the best web-based tools available to help entrepreneurs and growing businesses that are free/inexpensive to use. This list was originally compiled by Jeff Boss, … Continue reading

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(Mostly) Free Web Tools for Entrepreneurs – Part 1 of 2

There are so many web-based tools available to help entrepreneurs and growing businesses. Finding the least expensive (or no cost) tools are even more effective for a startup’s bottom line.   Former Navy SEAL Jeff Boss is an entrepreneur and … Continue reading

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Hiring Your First Employee

If you’re a startup entrepreneur, at some point you may want to hire an employee to help out. Hiring an employee is a critical step in building your business (should that be the direction you’re heading in). However, it’s important … Continue reading

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3 Ways to Save When Registering Your Trademark

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Is Your Business Eligible for a Government Grant?

Nonprofits are not the only businesses eligible for grants. For-profit companies also receive grants based on their idea and work. For example, a company called Canopy Apps received $2M in grant funding from the National Institute of Health (NIH) to … Continue reading

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Choosing Your Business Structure

One of the most important decisions when starting a business is the type of legal structure you select for your company. This decision has a long-term impact not only on the taxes you owe, but it will also impact the … Continue reading

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How to Save on Startup Legal Fees

One of the toughest parts about starting is a business can be the cost of legal hurdles. It is a necessary part of the startup process, but it can be a setback if you are not smart and cautious. While … Continue reading

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Why Do Some Startups Fail? (Part 2)

In the previous blog post, we explored some of the typical reasons that a startup fails (as originally featured in a post by David Skok from Matrix Partners). The second part of this series will help you to understand some … Continue reading

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Why Do Some Startups Fail?

It’s a common phrase that failure is part of life—especially when it comes to new businesses. According to serial entrepreneur and venture capitalist David Skok from Matrix Partners, there are many reasons why startups fail. Knowing a bit more about … Continue reading

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Best Sources for Funding Your Business

How you finance your business may decide the fate of your venture. Financing is a huge aspect of any business and knowing all the possible sources is another. Having the right knowledge can help you make the right decision for … Continue reading

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