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Competitions are Key for Entrepreneurs

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Sponsored Content No, we didn’t title this blog post like that (just) because of our software. The entrepreneur world is ever changing. Finding a way to shape, mentor and enhance the work of up and coming entrepreneurs is the whole … Continue reading

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Successful Entrepreneurs Do These 5 Things Daily

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There is a saying that there are only three types of people in the world: those who watch what happened, those who wonder what happened and those who make things happen. Entrepreneurs fall into the last category, of course. They are … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Avoid Miscommunication With Your Employees

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Have you ever been in a conversation with one of your employees and found it hard to communicate with them?  Or, after you’ve had the conversation, it turns out there were misunderstandings that were not clarified, and led to further miscommunication down … Continue reading

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10 Key Elements of a Perfect Investor Pitch

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It takes a wide-ranging skill set to be a successful entrepreneur. Your product has to be good, has to fill a niche, address a problem. Many entrepreneurs may have those boxes checked but fall short when it comes to selling … Continue reading

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2 Things That Make a Business Idea Brilliant

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I see a lot of startup pitches every year. And the more I see, the more I’ve realized that brilliant business ideas come down to two things: Is it simple? Does it solve a real problem? This was made even … Continue reading

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Here’s How to Foster Leadership on All Levels

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Many companies center around one leader or visionary. But is that almost the smartest move? While a passionate, reliable and knowledgeable CEO or founder is necessary, some businesses overlook the importance of nurturing mid-level leadership. Whether this means investing in … Continue reading

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