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Building and Inspiring an Organization

“The Buddy System”

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

Defining and Serving a Market

“How to Create an Effective Advertisement”

You don’t have to be a creative genius to create simple, yet effective, advertising. Focusing on print ads, this guide takes you step-by-step through the fundamentals of writing ad copy that will sell your product or service_

Acquiring and Managing Finances

“Valuing Your Business When Investors Come Knocking”

When the banker comes knocking about your loan application or when you are involved in discussions with a potential investor, conversations will eventually lead to questions of your company’s value. If you want to negotiate the best price and terms for your business’s best vantage point, you’ll need this crash course on financial valuation techniques and vocabulary presented here by Entrepreneurial Edge Magazine.

Human Resources Management

“Passing the Fair-Pay Test: Determining if Your Salaries are Competitive”

How do your salaries stack up against your competitors’? Keep your employees — and keep them happy — by comparing pay rates across your industry.

Legal Issues and Taxes

“Restrictive Covenants: Protecting Your Turf”

Restrictive covenants, or covenants not to compete, can and should be an important part of the employment relationship between employers and key employees.

Operations and Technology

“Selecting a Bartering Service”

Bartering isn’t just for open-air markets in Third World countries anymore. A vast array of goods and services are available to you through barter — sometimes at considerable savings.