What it takes to be an entrepreneur: Part 1

Blogger Jeanne Yocum shares four elements of the entrepreneurial mindset, as found in the new book, "Who Owns the Ice House: Eight Life Lessons from an Unlikely Entrepreneur."
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Entrepreneurship experts offer 10 tips for starting a new business in 2012

Here are 10 tips on starting a new business in 2012 from entrepreneurship experts at community colleges around the country.
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Making room for entrepreneurship amidst the day-to-day demands of a small business

Karen Utgoff advises on four practices that can help small business owners build entrepreneurship into their companies to drive innovation.
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How to hire the best Internet partner: Part III

Silvana Gravini recommends three important things to consider when hiring a website designer.
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Welcome to 2012: Is your small business marketing strategy worthy of the new year?

My chief question to you is whether you are marketing in ways that fit the times or whether you’re just doing what you have always done?
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Good small business reads #18: Advice and trends for 2012 and rethinking the 4 Ps

Welcome to the first 2012 edition of Good Small Business Reads! Let’s start off by taking advantage of some of the good advice that always comes with the start of a new year.
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Small business owners: Learn the wisdom of “no”

Laurie Breitner explains why sometimes saying "no" is the wisest thing a small business owner can do.
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Three simple things that can make a difference for your small business in 2012

Small business owners: Here are three simple things you can do to make 2012 your best year ever.
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Supporting your small business success: What not to do in 2012

Last week someone tweeted a link on Twitter to an article I just HAD to read immediately. It was entitled “Five Things You Should Stop Doing in 2012,” written by strategy consultant Dorie Clark for the Harvard Business Review Blog Network. As I read her list of five behaviors she recommends ditching, I found myself […]
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Small business management and entrepreneurship: Two key ingredients for sustaining success

Karen Utgoff writes about the difference between entrepreneurship and small business management and why it's important for small businesses to apply both for long-term success.
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