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4 Recruiting Difficulties Startups Face and How to Fix Them

By | 1 Comment | May 27, 2014

Recruiting talented employees is the number one challenge for many startups. If this sounds familiar, read on for solutions to help you bring on top talent! Read »

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Why You Should Start Building Your Brand While You’re Still in College

By | 2 Comments | February 21, 2014

Don’t wait till graduation to start building your personal and professional brand; here’s why starting while you’re still in school can pay off. Read »


6 Questions to Ask Before Launching Your Startup

By | 2 Comments | January 17, 2014

You know your new business is poised to succeed if you can confidently answer these questions. Read »

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6 Networking Tactics to Land a Job at a Startup

By | No Comments | December 18, 2013

Networking is an important part of any job hunt, especially for startups. Here’s how you can network your way into your next startup gig. Read »


6 Common Myths About Working at a Startup

By | 7 Comments | October 3, 2013

Not sure if working at a startup is right for you? Don’t buy into these startup myths and miss what could be a great opportunity. Read »

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A New Way for Entrepreneurs and the Self-Employed to Find Health Insurance

By | 2 Comments | September 18, 2013

The Young Entrepreneur Council saw a need for health care options for entrepreneurs — and figured out a way to help solve the problem. Read »


How to Turn Someone Else’s Problems into Your Success

By | 2 Comments | September 17, 2013

Whatever your motivation behind launching your startup, follow these steps to ensure your business will be successful from day one. Read »

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6 Startup Lessons from Man’s Best Friend

By | No Comments | July 18, 2013

Entrepreneurs can learn a thing or two from their furry friends. Here are just a few of the lessons learned by real startup founders from their pets. Read »

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What Freelancers Can Learn from Facebook About How to Earn More Money

By | 1 Comment | June 21, 2013

One of Facebook’s main practices is the key to your success. The other will likely lead to your demise. Read »

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Recruiters: Want to Land a Dream Hire? These Perks Actually Work

By | 2 Comments | May 28, 2013

Which perks should you include in a job offer when you’re trying to nab a dream hire without a huge budget? Read »


3 Key Questions to Ask Before Hiring for Your Startup

By | 4 Comments | May 17, 2013

Before green-lighting a new startup employee for your startup, ask yourself these three questions. Read »


Is Gen Y Delusional About How to Have a Successful Career?

By | 27 Comments | December 17, 2012

Think the path to success is straight, fast and ever upward? Here’s why GenY often believes that, and why it’s totally wrong. Read »

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3 Productivity Secrets from Silicon Valley Successes

By | 7 Comments | November 28, 2012

Want to see Google- or Facebook-like success for your company? These three ideas will help your team be super-productive. Read »

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Why a Lifestyle Business Could Be a Better Fit for You Than a Startup

By | 10 Comments | September 13, 2012

Sick of the 9-to-5 grind? You don’t have to default to the startup world. Instead, consider creating a business of one. Read »