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What Entrepreneurs Wish They'd Known Before Their First Startup

What Entrepreneurs Wish They'd Known Before Their First Startup | Startups and Entrepreneurship For Dummies | Scoop.it
Regrets? These founders have had a few, but they're grateful for all the hard lessons.
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6 Secret Weapons of Shy Entrepreneurs

6 Secret Weapons of Shy Entrepreneurs | Startups and Entrepreneurship For Dummies | Scoop.it
Shyness doesn’t have to keep you from success. In some ways, it can work to your advantage.
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10 Films Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

10 Films Every Entrepreneur Should Watch | Startups and Entrepreneurship For Dummies | Scoop.it
Conducting business is a time-consuming endeavor that often leaves little space for leisure. But some forms of leisure can actually teach and inspire successful business
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Sales tips for startup entrepreneurs

Sales tips for startup entrepreneurs | Startups and Entrepreneurship For Dummies | Scoop.it
How do we make that trial customers to pay for the full product? Sales tips for startup entrepreneurs
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Many entrepreneurs don't come from a sales background, myself included. Its easy to do the wrong for the right reasons. Your product and time are value so treat them as such.
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A Portrait Of The Awesomely Myopic Entrepreneur

A Portrait Of The Awesomely Myopic Entrepreneur | Startups and Entrepreneurship For Dummies | Scoop.it
“Lack of discernment or long-range perspective in thinking or planning” – Definition of ‘myopic’ They are everywhere and they destroy businesses. They are the reason almost 70% of all new start-ups fail within 4 years. Their ego shadow hits ...
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If you have ever wondered why that high flying ego maniac entrepreneur crashed and burned read on.
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100 Marketing Ideas You Should Be Using | Alltopstartups.com

100 Marketing Ideas You Should Be Using | Alltopstartups.com | Startups and Entrepreneurship For Dummies | Scoop.it
Marketing doesn’t mean you should break the bank… it just requires creativity. Get it right and you will have loyal customers, get it wrong and nobody will eve
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The Wisdom Of The 20-Minute Startup

The Wisdom Of The 20-Minute Startup | Startups and Entrepreneurship For Dummies | Scoop.it
New ideas come with a burst of motivation. Here's how to test the validity of your idea before the excitement wears off.
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How to take the flash of inspiration you get in the middle of the night into a product.  Harness the your enthusiasm while its still fresh and see if the crazy idea that popped into your has got legs

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7 Simple Entrepreneurship Lessons from Martin Luther King - Inc.com

7 Simple Entrepreneurship Lessons from Martin Luther King - Inc.com | Startups and Entrepreneurship For Dummies | Scoop.it
7 Simple Entrepreneurship Lessons from Martin Luther King
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Dr. King was one of the best leaders in modern history in getting people to believe in his dream--to get people to embrace his vision and mission and support him unconditionally.
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The points made in this post are inspiring to say the least. As entreprenuers we need will and purpose by being assertive but not aggressive.  There are few greater examples of these qualities than Martin Luther King.

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9 Lessons From A 10-Time Startup Failure

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What’s it like to live through 10 failed startups and still come out a millionaire?

 

Meet Kurt Theobald, Co-Founder and CEO of Classy Llama. He started 10 businesses over the span of 5 years.


Via Justin Jones
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Some of the insigts made in this article are quite profound and counter intuative.. 

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SEO for Startups & New Businesses: An 11 Step Plan - Search ...

SEO for Startups & New Businesses: An 11 Step Plan - Search ... | Startups and Entrepreneurship For Dummies | Scoop.it
Starting a business only happens once, so it's essential to get your SEO and content-driven customer acquisition strategy right. Follow these steps to build a well-optimized new business from the ground up that will rock in ...
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The Single Most Important Habit of Successful Entrepreneurs

The Single Most Important Habit of Successful Entrepreneurs | Startups and Entrepreneurship For Dummies | Scoop.it
Find out how the presence or absence of just one critical habit can determine your business success or failure.
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7 Sins of Newbie Entrepreneurs

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Following these sins could kill your business. Fortunately, there are simple solutions to fix these blunders.
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The Formula For Selling An Idea In 60 Seconds or Less

The Formula For Selling An Idea In 60 Seconds or Less | Startups and Entrepreneurship For Dummies | Scoop.it
Can you describe your business in 60 seconds or less? Believe it or not, most people can't.You may have heard of the famous 'elevator pitch'. Most people fail at presenting their ideas in 60 seconds
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The way you frame your business idea is crucial as it allows people to grasp the bigger picture immediately. I must admit this is a step I missed. Now I can see that this is a theme that can be used in all your marketing messages. A very poweful and crucial step when building your marketing strategy.
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How to Create a Marketing Plan - Noah Kagan's Okdork.com

How to Create a Marketing Plan - Noah Kagan's Okdork.com | Startups and Entrepreneurship For Dummies | Scoop.it
As part of my 2014 to-dos, I’m working (and writing this) from Thailand for the next couple of weeks!
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The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers: Ben Horowitz: 9780062273208: Amazon.com: Books

The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers

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Why So Many Tech Founders Who Are Jerks Become Insanely Rich And ... - Business Insider

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How To Start A Business AND Stay In College

How To Start A Business AND Stay In College | Startups and Entrepreneurship For Dummies | Scoop.it
This is the story of Nate, John, Chris and Tyler, who started a company while attending MIT and decided to stay in school while working on their startup at the same time. (How to start a business AND stay in college.
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