Love it or loathe it, networking comes with the territory when you’re an entrepreneur. With the right approach, you can look forward to meeting new faces and making new connections. This article provides some simple yet effective tips for networking in 2018.
Machine learning, artificial intelligence, 360-degree videos. If they sound like far-out things that only the largest tech-savvy companies would embrace, you may want to rethink your position. Tech is becoming more and more important in smaller businesses as well. Read this article for some of the biggest tech trends for small business in 2018.
Have you ever had to pivot, realizing your business was not getting the traction you’d hoped for and having to move in a different direction? If carefully executed, a pivot can take you from pain to gain. Here’s how other entrepreneurs made a pivot toward a stronger business.
It’s the time of year when we pause to consider the people and experiences that positively affect our lives. Whether you’re a novice business person or a seasoned entrepreneur, you have much for which to be thankful. From mentors to coworkers and from generous investors to family members who never cease to boost your confidence, so many people play a key role in the success of an entrepreneur.
Remember to be thankful for the not-so-positive experiences, too, because they teach life and business lessons that only make you […]
The good news about starting a business “on your own” is that you never have to feel alone. Advice from peers and experts eases concerns and confusion. When it comes to finding professionals to guide you, opportunities abound. The first order of business is to determine the kind of expertise you need.
Business mentors tend to be established entrepreneurs or business people who can transfer their learned skills into useful reference for others’ success. Business Advisers of Cleveland’s long list of advisers […]
News that a flower-grower in Puerto Rico was able to get back in business just days after Hurricane Maria thanks to solar panels installed on his property has inspired entrepreneurs to get to work on helping the rest of the country. With electricity and running water in short supply, solar panels may bring hope to the storm-ravaged country. Read more here about the entrepreneurial effort in Puerto Rico.
Who likes asking for money? When it comes to entrepreneurship, requesting funding may be the hardest part. Common mistakes made when seeking venture capital create even more discomfort. This piece from CNBC defines those mistakes and explains how to avoid them.