Small Business Saturday shoppers at the Made in Queens shop. / Source: QEDC This year I created a small boutique retail pop-up project that aims to help local makers sell their goods out of a retail storefront. The idea came together rather fast thanks to the Queens Economic Development Corporation. I […]
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20 Questions Every Entrepreneur Should Ask Before Starting a Business – But Never Do!
I recently spoke to Zac Bissonnette, who is a personal finance writer and multiple book author. His first book, Debt-Free U, landed him on The Today Show, Sean Hannity, The Dave Ramsey Show, The 700 Club, and the Fox News Channel. His second book, How to Be Richer, Smarter, and Better-Looking […]
If you’re not a doctor, you probably haven’t heard of any company that bills itself as the LinkedIn for doctors, and you don’t even really need to. But there’s a good chance your doctor is sharing casework and referrals about you over such a network, and they don’t really want you […]
Penry Price joined LinkedIn as VP of marketing solutions six months ago, after two years as president and board member at Dstillery, formerly Media6Degrees. Prior to that he oversaw ad sales at Google. At LinkedIn, he’s been charged with growing the social network’s ad business, creating new tools with which […]
Why do so many venture capitalists ignore the single best predictor of the future: demographics? One of my particular interests is looking for women & minority entrepreneurs in which to invest. It’s not because of personal ties; I’m yet another white male in the overwhelmingly white male VC industry. According to […]
While starting a business out of passion rather than necessity sets one up for success initially, the fact remains that many entrepreneurs lack the basic business or leadership skills that are necessary to maintain or grow a business. We see new businesses fail all the time, and the majority of the …