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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 Position Your Startup as a Good Investment

Raising money for a new business is always a challenge. Most people don’t invest enough time or energy to prepare themselves to secure financing, which is why so many owners default to bootstrapping their operations. If you are looking to … 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?

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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Start-up Tips for New Business Owners

Sara Blakely, founder of Spanx, talks about her entrepreneurial start and what worked for her along the way.

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From One Entrepreneur to Another

Sir Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Group, shares his insights on being an entrepreneur—through successes, failures, ideas, and more.

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