Articles tagged "Entrepreneurship"
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5 lessons entrepreneurs can learn from teachers
As a teacher, resources are limited and stakes (and potential for impact) are high. Sounds a lot like being an entrepreneur, right? So with this in mind, here are the lessons entrepreneurs can learn from some of our most innovative workers: teachers.
By Nikki Gusz
5 min read
Launching a bootstrapped business: 3 tips for success
Bootstrapping is a business is exciting—I've done it a couple times myself, and I also help entrepreneurs do it for themselves. But in addition to the excitement, there's a lot of risk, so you want to be sure you're doing it right.
By Ray Blakney
4 min read
5 questions to ask before launching a new product or service
"What's next?" is a pretty common question for entrepreneurs. If you've seen traction with your company, it's natural to wonder what products or services you should add to the mix. One stream of revenue is good, so multiple streams must be better, right?
By Neal Taparia
5 min read
Can your business run without you?
When I imagined what it would be like to run my own business, never in a million years did I think it would involve feeling trapped. I left my well-paying 9-to-5 job only to be stuck in a 9-to-9 job that had zero benefits and little-to-no pay.
By Judith Meyer
6 min read
I became a mompreneur in 2020: Here's why it worked
You already know this, but let's say it together: starting and running a business is hard. Raising kids is hard. Doing both at the same time in the middle of a pandemic might seem near impossible. But it isn't.
By Kelley Spainhour
7 min read
How the Fogg Behavior Model can help entrepreneurs be more effective
As an entrepreneur, you're often working alone, building something new and unique. Without lots of people to reflect back on you, it can be hard to understand your own behaviors and hone them for increased productivity.
By Dan Gusz
5 min read
How automation helps me make money, not just earn it
You wouldn't be reading the Zapier blog if you didn't already appreciate that time is precious and expensive. But as a business owner or general profit-seeker, you can choose to use that time to either earn money or make money.
By Daniel Dainty
3 min read
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