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What to Do When You’re Overloaded: 7 Tips

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Trying to grow companies is hard work. Rarely are there enough resources and no matter how late or hard you work there is always more to be done. Big projects can often mask the load because they draw focus. But when you … 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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Here Are 5 Lessons An Australian Startup CEO Has Learnt Since Launching Canva

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Melanie Perkins is Australia’s startup poster child – the person many cite as the inspiration and role model for a fledgling business that’s cracked the big time. She is the CEO of design startup Canva, which simplifies graphic design, and … Continue reading

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9 Misconceptions About Starting Your Own Business

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The Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. Nine of its members shared some of the biggest misconceptions people have about building a company. Question: What is your favorite lie that … Continue reading

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What Motivates Entrepreneurs to Do What They Do? (Infographic)

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Being a business owner is all about the Benjamins, right? Well, actually, no. More entrepreneurs say they are driven to become successful business owners because of the sense of personal achievement it provides than for financial stability, according to a new … Continue reading

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14 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read in ’14

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Whether they’re battle-tested veterans or fresh-faced newbies, entrepreneurs undergo an intense learning process when establishing and launching a business. Even those who’ve been through it before typically face a certain amount of uncertainty. That’s why it’s critical that they learn … Continue reading

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