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15 Entrepreneurs Explain Why They Started Their Business


Each business has a story. No matter if the business is a Goliath like Wal-Mart, or a local business owned by a couple or family, the business has roots in an idea. For each business owner, the story of their journey can range from monetary needs or the passion for a unique project. Each story is different though the reasons ...

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15 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Name


The idea of exactly what your business is going to be usually comes first. Secondly, most often, is giving a title to your idea. What exactly is going to be the name of your business? Some people turn to their childhood for inspiration or a beloved family pet. It could be a made up word you dream of one night ...

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15 Entrepreneurs Share What Makes Their Business Unique


In the current generation of business being unique is a top priority to getting noticed. Each day some new story comes out about some creative marketing plan that takes the cake and drives huge traffic to a business. The Taco Liberty Bell April Fool’s joke or Verizon’s real life ‘Can You Hear Me Now?’ promo can only be described as ...

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Serial Entrepreneur Finds a Passion for Beauty and Customer Care


Being an entrepreneur is not about age or experience. There is no number to go by. Some entrepreneurs start at the age of 7, others begin their journey at the age of 70. That’s one of the more unique sides of entrepreneurism. If you have a product or plan that you feel strongly enough about then the only hurdles to ...

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Entrepreneur Turns Passion for Baking into Cookie Empire

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The ways in which entrepreneurism has changed over the years is nothing short of astounding. Anyone can open a business. Your smallest hobby can turn from a side project into a full-fledged empire. No matter your age, location, gender, or product, creating a business is now a realistic proposition for most people. As mentioned, turning your small, part-time work into ...

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Former Asset Manager Returns to Help Family Business Expand

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Change is good. It’s a phrase oft said but never quite one anyone enjoys hearing. For entrepreneurs and business owners it is a phrase they deal with on a daily basis. Change is everywhere in their world. One day you find a fantastic supplier, the next day they stop carrying what you need. One minute you’re getting a real handle ...

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Entrepreneur Guru Focuses on the Value of Communication

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There is no rule which states that an entrepreneur needs to be the most extroverted person in the room. There has been a long line of entrepreneurs who prefer to be behind the scenes, working on the guts of their business, making sure their ship continues to run the right course. No matter how shy, how quiet, and even how ...

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Former Finance Guru Has Business Ownership in His Blood

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Sometimes starting a business isn’t something the owner ever dreams of doing. It’s a happy accident so to speak. Perhaps it’s out of necessity or a willingness to share a lesson with people all over the country. Other times starting a business is in your blood. Family members had businesses before you and once you got the taste of it, ...

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Entrepreneur Helps Inventors Bring Life to Their Ideas

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Inventing a new product can be a difficult task for any entrepreneur. There are so many bases to cover when pushing your idea through that often times your invention is swept under the rug due to lack of knowledge about what you should do next. Getting your invention created and product on the shelf can be a grueling process without ...

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Entrepreneur Creates Chic Clothing for an Active Lifestyle

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Fitness is at the forefront of a healthier lifestyle. More and more people are signing up for unique and challenging fitness classes. Gone are the days of boring gym memberships. This new, active lifestyle requires the right tools and clothing options. John Udelson, founder of Crane & Lion, gives women chic clothing options for both a fashionable and an active ...

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