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Feel Good Kickstarter Projects to Look Out for This Summer

Whether it be about protests, politics, or coronavirus, the media’s constant negativity recently has been overwhelming. Despite many heart-warming moments during the recent crises, it sometimes feels like there is a relentless barrage of pessimism. Well, there’s no better time than now to cheer us

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Here Are The Hottest Food Startups Of 2020

Food is an ever-changing landscape defined by its unique ability as both a fundamental commodity and business opportunity. For instance, the revolution for plant-based food products not only launched trailblazing sustainable businesses, but it also introduced consumers to unconventional concepts for what’s possible. Food companies

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How To Launch Your Startup Like A Millionaire Entrepreneur

Fred Mwangaguhunga is an angel investor, journalist, and a self-made New York millionaire entrepreneur. As CEO of MTO News (Media Take Out News), he created an online platform that caters specifically to African American celebrity culture. Even though the COVID-19 pandemic proves to be a

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Five Early Steps to Becoming a Successful Entrepreneur

An individual who plans to start a business venture without proper research should be prepared for the worst. How can you attain success in a niche when you don’t know anything about it? Competitor analysis is quite important as it defines the initial place you

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Venture Capital Crash Course: Everything You Need To Know

By looking at their business plan, entrepreneurs can figure out how much capital they need to start their activity. They can also predict the ways of financing from traditional sources (bank loans, credit cards, or family resources). However, some people cannot get it this way.

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6 Essential Contracts You Need Before Launching Your Startup

With the explosion of new businesses and startups across various industries today, many business newbies are stepping into their new world of commerce without adequate protection. Think of it as a fireman running into a burning building without a fireproof suit. Most of us have

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Top 10 Underrated Business Books for Startup Founders

If you’re a startup founder, you may want to read about those who have done what you aspire to do. Through their errors and achievements, you can prevent making the same decisions they have or dedicate time to doing what brought these entrepreneurs success. 1.

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How To Find Angel Investors Without Clipping Their Wings

If the term angel investors is previously unknown to you, an aspiring, budding, or fledgling entrepreneur, it will soon enough become both familiar and relevant. Unless you are otherwise independently wealthy, then your business idea is going to need funding sooner rather than later. There

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Knowing When It’s Time To Quit A Business Venture

I was asked to write about this but, honestly, I’m probably the worst person to ask this question to. Personally, I don’t know when to quit. I just keep pushing and pushing. As I’ve gotten wiser, I’d like to think I’ve learned a bit about

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3 Common Reasons Startups Fail & How To Fix Them

Evolution Accelerator, an entrepreneurship program based in Sacramento, helps entrepreneurs avoid the common mistakes that cause most startups to fail. The Evolution team has seen hundreds of new startups at every stage of development, all the way from idea to investment. Here is a list

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6 Critical Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make

The path of entrepreneurship is one abundant with adversity and requires a resilient character to overcome the setbacks. Mistakes in entrepreneurship can be financially damaging, discourage enthusiasm, and impede progress, all of which can be detrimental to the overall success of the entrepreneur. Entrepreneurship is

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