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The Buddy System

17 Jun, 2015
Partnerships are never smooth sailing, but managed properly, they can give entrepreneurs a powerful edge.

The Enemy Within: Protecting Your Assets from Your Partners

17 Jun, 2015
Few entrepreneurs plan to fight with their business partners. But disputes among partners are all too common, bitter, and costly — particularly when one partner wants to sell out but can't ...

The Art of Unconventional Marketing

17 Jun, 2015
Cindy Houston Hazen uses gifts that stick to raise her profile.

Ten Critical Elements of a Winning Business Plan

17 Jun, 2015
The financial experts agree: the business plan is the most crucial element of a loan application. Regardless of what type of investor you approach — a traditional bank lender, venture capitalist, ...

Taking the Overseas Plunge: How to Make Exporting Pay Off

17 Jun, 2015
Exporting your products can be lucrative or disastrous. Avoid mistakes with a systematic approach to entering the global market.

Tap the Co-op Fund

17 Jun, 2015
Digital Library > Defining and Serving a Market > Advertising, general “Tap the Co-op Fund” Co-op advertising programs are a cost-sharing arrangement between manufacturers and retailers to stretch advertising dollars. Collectively, ...

Taking Stock of a Bad Situation

17 Jun, 2015
When things go wrong with your company or your work, it's important to take care of yourself. Important advice for dealing with bad situations.

Surviving, Prospering, Growing By Capitalizing on Media Attention

17 Jun, 2015
Ed holmes turns disaster into opportunity.

Sweet Charity

17 Jun, 2015
Besides helping others, corporate philanthropy has significant internal rewards.

Successful Mingling

17 Jun, 2015
Nineteen solid suggestions for bringing your schmoozing skills up to snuff.