Skip to content

Feed aggregator

Buying A Business? What You Need to Know About the Most Common Forms of Financing

Inc Small Business - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 8:00am
When buying a small business, it's likely you'll use a combination of funding sources. Knowing the ins and outs of the most common options will help you successfully close the deal.
Categories: Small Business News

Grossed Out By Networking? Science Offers a Solution

Inc Small Business - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 8:00am
Research shows you're not alone if you feel a little dirty about professional networking and suggests a way to get over your reluctance.
Categories: Small Business News

These 3 Customer Service Horror Stories Show Why A Thick Skin is Crucial to Your Business

Inc Small Business - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:40am
As any customer service rep will tell you, sometimes swallowing your pride and staying silent in the face of a difficult person is the best thing for your company and your peace of mind.
Categories: Small Business News

Gaming DIY: How Minecraft Became an Innovation Powerhouse

Inc Small Business - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:33am
How did the company behind Minecraft grow into a potential $2-billion acquisition for Microsoft? By mastering a crucial page in the innovation playbook.
Categories: Small Business News

Sponsors Keep Close Watch on NFL Investigation

Inc Small Business - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:18am
NFL sponsors are keeping tabs on how the league handles its probe into the Ray Rice domestic violence case.
Categories: Small Business News

Improving Transparency in Online Small-Business Lending

Inc Small Business - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:17am
Writing and talking about improving transparency in small-business lending is easy. Actually doing something about it can prove difficult. I hope that my company has taken one step in helping in this...
Categories: Small Business News

The 2 Types of Decisions Entrepreneurs Must Make

Inc Small Business - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:00am
Serial entrepreneur Steve Blank explains maintaining resilience involves differentiating between revokable and irrevocable decisions.

Categories: Small Business News

How the Lean Startup Works

Inc Small Business - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:00am
Startup expert Steve Blank explains that failure is an integral part of your product and will help you succeed.

Categories: Small Business News

The (Only) 3 Ways Companies Are Organized

Inc Small Business - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:00am
All businesses fall under these 3 types of organizational structures.

Categories: Small Business News

Why You're Missing Out on Online Video

Inc Small Business - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:00am
Marketing Zen founder Shama Hyder explains what most burgeoning businesses don't know about web video.

Categories: Small Business News

What Steve Blank Knows About Silicon Valley, Lean Startups, and Dysfunctional Families

Inc Small Business - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:00am
Serial entrepreneur Steve Blank sat down with Inc. deputy editor Allison Fass to talk about his startup hits (and misses), his process that can make launching a company less risky, and what family chaos has to do with entrepreneurship.
Categories: Small Business News

This Invaluable Lesson Will Keep You From Making Catastrophic Hiring Mistakes

Inc Small Business - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 7:00am
The intensity of a person's experience predicts their performance, not the quantity of it. We need to hire people the same way.
Categories: Small Business News

The Tech Trends That Could Help Apple Pay Disrupt Banking

Inc Small Business - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 6:52am
Apple's new mobile wallet is only part of the huge technological shift happening in the financial services industry today.
Categories: Small Business News

Sexy Is the Last Thing You Want in a Business Idea

Inc Small Business - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 6:45am
The case for not competing against the best and brightest entrepreneurs in the trendiest industries.
Categories: Small Business News

9 Great Legal Marijuana Company Logos

Inc Small Business - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 6:38am
Marijuana is big business today in Colorado and Washington, but the industry hasn't been around long enough to establish leaders when it comes to the best company logos. We hand picked these medicinal and recreational marijuana businesses based on their designs. Are their brand images too corporate, or spot on? You be the judge.
Categories: Small Business News

How to Harness Power Like a Celebrity

Inc Small Business - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 6:30am
Three strategies of the stars that business professionals can use to make a difference in the world and do things that truly matter to them.
Categories: Small Business News

Peter Thiel on Success, Uber, and When He'll Care About Bitcoin

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 5:15pm
Venture capitalist Peter Thiel recently took to Reddit to answer anything. Here's what he had to say.
Categories: Small Business News

Banks and Alternative Lenders Tighten Their Belts (That's Bad News for Small Business)

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 3:18pm
A new survey from Pepperdine University and Dun & Bradstreet shows businesses lack access to capital, which could restrict growth.
Categories: Small Business News

Hampton Creek Wants to Bring Its Data to Your Dinner Table

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:54pm
Hampton Creek--a.k.a. the "synthetic egg company"--has bigger ambitions that just whipping up eggless mayo and cookies. This is really a research company.
Categories: Small Business News

Why Franchising Isn't As Easy as You Think

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:46pm
A new analysis of SBA loans shows that franchisees are among the biggest defaulters. Why franchising isn't as easy as it seems.
Categories: Small Business News
Syndicate content