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6 Things I Wish Somebody Had Told Me When I Started My Small Business

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I co-founded my business NutraBella, Inc. in 2005 after hearing my pregnant friends complain about their horse-pill sized pre-natal vitamins. We dreamed of giving women better vitamin options with Bellybar. Fast forward to today where I spend my days on … Continue reading

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5 Unusual Ways to Start Working Smarter, Not Harder

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One of the things I love about the culture at Buffer is the emphasis on working smarter, not harder. Our team is all about getting plenty ofsleep, exercise and recreation time so that our time spent working is as productive as it can be. Working … Continue reading

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5 Startup Naming Rules From SXSW

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If SXSW Interactive is any indication, and it usually is, then this is the age of the startup. It also means this is the age of the unfortunately named startup. We’ve all come across a company’s name that’s missing all its vowels, … 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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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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