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How College Business Plan Competitions Can Help Your Career

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / December 21, 2013

College business plan competitions are widespread and are held in most areas at least once per year. Most people assume that business plan competitions are helpful only for undergraduate and MBA students who want to become entrepreneurs. To the contrary, business plan competitions benefit anyone who wants to start their career on the right foot. In fact, many competitions are run by private venture incubators and do not…

4 Ways to Make Your Startup Competitive

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / December 8, 2013

Before I started my small business, I was caught up in the corporate world. These large corporations have money by the bucketful and a number of departments to help them implement a policy, but they lack the speed and flexibility of a small business that can turn on a dime. Working in a small business environment is much more appealing, to me and apparently to many others. Forbes…

Crowded Market: Is There Room For Me?

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship Startup Advice / August 6, 2013

About two weeks ago I took a call from a woman who was slightly frazzled. She had recently left her corporate life where she was chained to a desk and taken the leap to create and launch her own business – a hair dressing salon. This was actually a pretty unique call.  Usually I receive calls from people who are working in a big corporate environment merely surviving…

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