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Millennials’ bold new business plan: Corporations with a conscience

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While some of the nation is buried under snow or parched with drought, I’m standing on a beach near Santa Barbara, Calif., in a summer shift, looking for Garrett Kababik, a millennial who is part businessman and part eco-evangelist. I … 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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These 4 Personalities Make Up Your Startup ‘Dream Team’

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When you’re building a startup, smart hiring is essential. You need to find the right people and place them in the right roles to create a quality product, build a strong brand and reach the right customers. In other words, … Continue reading

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Angel Investors: Pitfalls to Avoid When Dealing With These Key Sources of Funding

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Angel investors can provide key financing for small firms, but not every entrepreneur knows how to manage these important relationships. With this issue in mind, we posed the following question to The Experts: What is the biggest mistake entrepreneurs make when … Continue reading

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