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How a Brand Pivot Helped This Startup Disrupt a $30 Billion Dollar Industry

Finding success in the world of fraternities and sororities, this startup decided to step up its game and have its brand go big.

Melanie Spring

· 4 min read

Report: U.S. Business Mergers at Highest Levels Since 2001

With deals totaling more than $1 trillion last year, the U.S. accounts for more mergers worldwide than it has in more than a decade.

Geoff Weiss

· 2 min read

Tony Robbins on the 7 'Forces' of Business Mastery

The acclaimed life and business coach discusses what entrepreneurs need to do in order to grow their business right in 2014.

Jason Fell

· 8 min read

A Dorm-Room Startup for Dorm Rooms?

While the holidays are prime time for most U.S. businesses, back to school is this startup's sweet spot.

Dinah Wisenberg Brin

· 4 min read

Why You Shouldn't Scale Your Startup

One of the biggest startup killers? Scaling too fast, too early. Here's how to grow more deliberately.

Walter Chen

· 4 min read

Crocodile Tears? Crocs Blames Earnings Drop on the Weather

The colorful, rubber footwear company said cold weather contributed to plunging profits in the second quarter.

Catherine Clifford

· 2 min read

A Young Entrepreneur's Guide to Building Business Credit

When it comes to launching a business, running out of cash is a big, albeit common, problem. To avoid this fate, here are ten steps for amping up your company's credit record.

Alanna Ritchie

· 4 min read

A Guide to Matchmaking Sites for Co-Founders

Choosing a co-founder can make or break a startup. Check out these matchmaking websites to find the perfect one.

Andrea Huspeni

· 5 min read

The Race to Scale: How Fast Should You Accelerate?

Knowing when to grow your startup can be a bit of a mystery. Sharon Wienber of Scale Venture Partners clues us in on when to scale.

Sharon Wienbar

· 4 min read

Founders Fund's Geoff Lewis on Getting Acquired, on Your Terms

Yahoo's $1.1 billion acquisition of Tumblr shines a lot on the elusive topic of planning an exit strategy.

Andrea Huspeni

· 4 min read

Survey Points to Challenges Entrepreneurs Face When Using Social Media

One in four small-business owners plan to spend most of their investment dollars on social media, online advertising and marketing this spring, according to a recent Manta survey. Here are two challenges they face and how to best address them.

Karen Tiber Leland

· 3 min read

Save or Pay Off Debt? How to Weigh Your Options

Social entrepreneur and educator Steve Mariotti on the importance of a thorough analysis when it comes to your startup's finances.

Steve Mariotti

· 3 min read