Categories Running Your Business

After starting up, there’s only one thing to do: figure out how to run your business (instead of letting IT run you).

Running a business is a lot more complicated than it looks. From navigating legal issues (like vendor contracts and trademarks) to finding inexpensive office space and managing double-digit startup growth, even serial entrepreneurs find running a business day-to-day challenging. But you can become a master of operations with a little help from other entrepreneurs who are in the trenches with you, right now.

7 Things You Should Consider Before Hiring a New Vendor

Doing due diligence on potential vendors can be just as important as vetting internal hires.

How to Raise Prices Without Losing Customers

As long as you’re providing value, raising your prices can actually garner more customers when done correctly.

12 Ways to Know It’s Time to Fire a Customer

Contrary to the old adage, the customer isn’t always right. Here are 12 ways to know when it’s time to cut ties.

11 Ways to Ensure Your Intellectual Property Is Yours to Keep

When you’re starting up, make sure your intellectual property is actually yours.

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