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The Gap Test: How to Determine If You Should Simplify Your Business

Go for the gap -- and do the opposite from the market leader before anyone else does.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Richard Koch and Greg Lockwood’s book</i> Simplify<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes<p>Business strategy -- …

The Basics on How to Develop a Business Plan - OLBlog

Your business plan is the backbone of your company. This is the first step in determining if your business idea is feasible or not. The planshould …

5 Tips to Writing Perfect a Business Plan - OLBlog

<i>Writing a business plan</i> can help you determine if your idea is feasible and provide direction. <i>Business plans</i> should avoid fluff, be realistic. <i>5 Tips</i> …

10 Success lessons from Paulo Coelho – “The Alchemist” for entrepreneurs

Share37<p>Tweet<p>Share56<p>+16<p>Shares 99<p>Paulo Coelho is a Brazilian novelist and songwriter and the best-selling Portuguese language author in history. He …

Passive Income Blueprints: 5 Business Models for Any Niche - Small Business Trends

Have you ever looked at people who claim to earn tons of money for very little work and asked yourself, “What’s their secret?”<p>Well, I’ll tell …

The 3 Essential Mindsets an Entrepreneur Needs to Succeed

By adapting these mindsets, founders can help scale their business into a successful venture.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the process of building our company, Practice Makes Perfect, I’ve realized there are three different mindsets – going in the right direction, …

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The main serial killer of startups and SMEs is a bad execution. A business without a plan is like a ship without navigation systems. Eventually, it …

The 3 Most Important Traits for Startups, According to Someone Who Funds Them

Nowadays, young entrepreneurs in record numbers are doing what would have seemed impossible even just 10 years ago: they're starting their own companies from scratch -- often with little to no startup capital, and sometimes while they're still completing their degrees.<p>With the democratization of …

3 Simple Questions That Lead to a Powerful Business Model

Bitly's CEO advises entrepreneurs to keep their perspective on the horizon by asking these fundamental questions.<p>Over the past couple years, Uber has continuously been one of our favorite success stories to point to. In fact, when you constantly write about business, you try and stay away from …

5 Secrets of Great Leadership

Here's what it takes.<p>Great leaders are not born into the role. They exhibit traits that have been learned, refined, honed, and improved over many years. There's no single trait that makes someone a great leader. It is a collection of refined attributes.<p>To find out more about the secret to …