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35 Surefire Ways to Stand Out During Your Job Search

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When you’re applying for a job, you don’t just want to get noticed: You want to stand out as the best applicant the hiring committee has ever seen. You know you’re the perfect person for the job—and you want them … Continue reading

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Why Every Smart College Grad Should Seriously Consider Working At A Startup

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Many of America’s most highly-educated college graduates are making a big mistake. They are listening to the siren call from consultancies and financial firms, forgoing the entrepreneurial path that could ultimately lead to job creation, innovation, and a higher quality … Continue reading

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10 Startup Founders Tell Us: The Best Advice I’ve Ever Received

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When you’re thinking about starting a company or first in the entrepreneurial trenches, any nugget of advice you can get from someone who’s been there before is like gold. But as time goes on, you’ll realize that some of those … Continue reading

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How to Trick Out Your Startup’s Office

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Last week we showed you some of the startup world’s most creative office spaces. These colorful environments with airy floor plans and comfortable conference rooms put the cubicle to shame — but before you start shelling out for employee skate parks and rock … Continue reading

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Startups: Process of Idea Validation

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  Business can learn a lot from science. Scientists come up with hypotheses, and in order to prove them they perform experiments. The same goes for your business idea. Before investing large amounts of time or capital, you can test … Continue reading

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How to Pitch Your Business Without Being a Jerk

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As a new business owner, you’re inevitably going to meet people who can help you with your business — maybe it’s at an official investor meeting that took months to set up or a chance encounter at your local coffee … Continue reading

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