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La Idea Seeks Entrepreneurs


Today, the U.S. Department of State, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Accion announced good news for small businesses: the Latin American Idea (La Idea) Partnership will extend its business pitch competition deadline to 5:00pm EDT on … Continue reading

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An Entrepreneur Tells All: How To Make A Career Pivot

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As a founder of the online hiring resource HireArt, where we vet hundreds of candidates each month for companies as varied as Cisco to JDate , I’ve spoken to dozens of people who are unhappy in their careers (Read More)

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Richard Branson On The Art Of Starting Up And Starting Over

Startup junkie Sir Richard Branson sat down recently with Executive EditorMichael Noer to discuss what drives him. Noer: What Does It Take To Start So Many Companies? Branson: Inquisitiveness, I suppose. as I traveled in life, I felt I could improve on the … Continue reading

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7 Creative Ways to Onboard New Hires


Do you have an onboarding plan for new hires? “Each year, nearly 25% of [employees undergo] some type of career transition. Turnover is expensive, so it’s important to support new employees with comprehensive onboarding to ensure their success,” according to the … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurship: Five tips on garnering support for your new business

Whether you are a start-up entrepreneur launching a new company or a corporate entrepreneur tasked with creating a new business unit, you can use these practical tips to obtain greater support and resources. These ideas (Read More)…

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Study: Most U.S. Entrepreneurs Start Their Business at Home

When it comes to launching a small business, American entrepreneurs don’t go very far. In fact, sixty-nine percent get started at home, according to the latest Global Entrepreneurship Monitor report. Read More

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