Tag: business plan

What Entrepreneurs Need to Know About Startup Incubators

For most people, the term “startup incubator” brings to mind images of tech bros in hoodies trying to make their […]

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How to Deal With Copycat Competitors

You’ve put time, money and a lot of love into building a great business — so great, in fact, that […]

3 Tips for Avoiding Market Cannibalization at Your Small Business

Your small business is going swimmingly — so well, in fact, that you’ve decided to add new products or services […]

Mark Cuban’s Lessons From ‘Shark Tank’

As the billionaire owner of NBA’s Dallas Mavericks, chairman of AXS TV and the co-owner of the video and film […]

5 Facts You Didn’t Know About Women-Owned Small Businesses

Regardless of what Cyndi Lauper says, girls don’t “just wanna have fun.” In fact, a large number of women are […]

The 4 E’s of Retail Success

Since the 1960s, business schools have taught the 4 P’s model for marketing decision-making: product, price, promotion and placement. “Each […]

Improve Your Small Business by Setting S.M.A.R.T. Goals

While most entrepreneurs have a general idea of what they want for their business, many times those ideas stay in […]

Microbusiness vs. Small Business: What’s the Difference?

If you think all small businesses are more or less the same, think again. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) […]