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Run Your Business Like Beyoncé

Beyoncé Knowles-Carter is at the helm of an international brand. She’s sold 75 million albums as a solo artist, won 17 Grammys and has an estimated net worth of $350 million. No surprise she secured the top spot on Forbes’ 2014 “World’s Most...

Is it Ever Smart to Slow Down Your Business?

I was 22, knee-deep in thesis research on a remote Caribbean island, when late one night a new friend asked a question that struck me: “When do you feel most alive?” A handful of experiences immediately came to mind: running with fire in my feet....

The One Group Every Entrepreneur Needs to Join

In the past, 8 am on a Monday would include my to-do list rapidly growing out of control. It would be filled with little stuff (reconcile this month’s accounts, follow-up emails), big stuff (mock up wireframes for new site, pursue new...

What Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know About Networking

Eighteen months ago when I first started my company, guesterly, everything felt brand spankin’ new. And while I also felt like an absolute novice, a friend told me something that stuck: “You are the number one expert in your business. No one in...

Define (and Refine) Your Business Message

In the early stages, most entrepreneurs may still not be clear about who they are trying to reach and how to speak compellingly about their business. Owners may not notice this disconnect at first because customers somehow manage to come through...

Female Entrepreneurs Like GoldieBlox Are Redefining the Toy Industry

When Debbie Sterling launched a Kickstarter campaign for her line of engineering-inspired toys for girls in 2012, the issue of gendered toys and the so-called toy store “pink aisle” exploded into a national conversation. Two years later,...

Why I Didn’t Tell My Clients I Was Taking Maternity Leave

Nine days after my c-section, I took on a new client. In the final days of my pregnancy — in excruciating pain from my ribs being pushed out from the inside, like some horror-movie reverse corset — I read an article suggesting that after you have...

How to Start a Business With Your Friend — and Stay Friends

A number of big name businesses in a number of industries are run by pairs of close friends — from the fashion-forward pals who launched Juicy Couture nearly a decade ago, to the moms (and BFFs) with a passion for healthy snacks who founded...

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