3 Ways to Build Local Entrepreneurial Networks

When you are a business owner, you never walk alone because many entrepreneurs are in your area. All you have to do is connect to find more opportunities. Connections help you find more business partners and give more information about potential markets.  How can you do that easily? This article will help you expand your […]

5 Tips for Building Brand Ownership

Brand ownership is a critical component of a startup. Your brand will determine how consumers recognize and relate to your business. But how can you build your brand if you don’t know where to start? What if you don’t have any marketing experience?  When you’re building a brand from scratch, it can be easy to […]

The Top 5 Mistakes Most Non-Tech Startups Make

In today’s app-heavy world, it can be hard to remember not all startups are tech startups. Non-tech startups don’t rely on technology alone to build their product, but that doesn’t mean they’re immune to the challenges and struggles of any startup.  Non-tech startups can fall into some common mistakes. Below, we’re outlining a few, and […]

5 Tips for Achieving Double-Digit Growth for Your Startup

If you’re running a startup, chances are you want to grow as fast as you can. In the early days of your company, this may mean rapid customer acquisition, but eventually, there comes the point when it’s time to focus on retention. In this article, I’ll share five tips to help your startup achieve double-digit growth. […]

9 Tips Every Startup Founder Should Know About Entrepreneurial Networks

Entrepreneurial networks are a great way to build meaningful relationships with like-minded individuals, as well as keep your finger on the pulse of your industry.  But how do you get the most out of them? Check out these tips on coworking spaces, incubators, accelerators, and other entrepreneurial networks that help you grow your business. Understanding […]

5 Ways to Grow Your Entrepreneurial Network

A network of trusted advisors is one of the most valuable assets a business owner can have. However, it’s not just the quantity that’s important; this group should be driven by quality. So how can you start building quality connections with other entrepreneurs? Here are five tips that will help you grow your entrepreneurial networks. Be […]

The Business Management Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

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To get the most out of your business, you need to give it the best strategy. But which books can help you do that? Here are eight of the best strategic management books for up-and-coming entrepreneurs. The 4-Hour Workweek by Timothy Ferriss With a 4.5 star rating and nearly 14,000 reviews on Amazon, “The 4-Hour […]

Seeking US Funding: The 3 Biggest Challenges for Europeans

US Funding

For companies domiciled in Europe, the rich ecosystem of investors in the US is very enticing! After all, $130 billion of VC funding went into US startups in 2020 is over three times the $41 billion VCs invested in Europe. Angel investors in Europe invested $11 billion in 2020 vs. angels in the US who […]

6 Best Strategies for Dealing With Difficult Employees

Dealing With Difficult Employees

Businesses don’t intend to have difficult employees but having a plan for when these difficult times occur can help keep and promote productivity and foster healthy employee relationships in the workplace. Of course, this is better said than done, however, there are multiple strategies you can utilize to maximize employee management, effectively minimizing the opportunity […]

7 Ways to Fundraise Your Startup Like a Pro

Ways to Fundraise

Anyone who has worked for a startup knows how crucial fundraising is for your company and its longevity. Professional fundraisers used different Ways to Fundraise to raise company funds. In this post, we’ll highlight seven strategies professional fundraisers use and how you can apply them to your startup.  1. Start with a clear set of goals […]