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If things are going poorly, it's vital that you seek to correct what you may be doing wrong and focusing on what you may be doing correctly. Read More
Whenever we talk about financial management it seems a bit silly because, for the most part, we all know what we should be doing. Every business owner is aware that the finances really are the business itself and that making a mess of the money means making a mess of the whole company. In practice, Read More
The Gotham Gal and I make a fair number of non-tech angel investments. Things like media, food products, restaurants, music, local real estate, local businesses. In these investments we are usually backing an entrepreneur we’ve gotten to know who delivers products to the market that we use and love Read More
If your company is like many, open (enrollment) season is almost here.
And if you’re in the trenches with more than 100 employees, you better be ready: It doesn’t look like another extension of the Jan. 1, 2015, employer requirement to offer health insurance under the Affordable Care Act will serv Read More
Entrepreneurship is full of headaches and mishaps that could easily be avoided if you knew what to look for, but when you’re a brand new entrepreneur you don’t know what you don’t know – so you often can’t even ask the right questions to be able to prepare yourself. Well, even though I’ve been in t Read More
Creative solutions are built from knowing the basics to the bone. Every so often, we like to go back to basics for our beginner readers and remind everyone else. Here’s a quick review and infographic of the “ABCs of Google Analytics”.
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Employees, spouses, kids — what does it take to get people motivated so you don’t have to nag them? Motivation is powerful. It predicts success better than intelligence, ability, or salary. Read More
Here are some quick gut checks and questions to ask yourself to determine what path you should embark on. Read More
Big names like Kickstarter and Indiegogo may dominate the discussion around crowdfunding, but there are hundreds of options, each with its own unique spin on raising money (and subsequently their own requirements and fees). Mountain View, Calif.-based Wrike, which makes project management software, Read More
After representing entrepreneurs for more than 20 years, I remain dismayed that many business owners believe litigation will result in a satisfactory resolution to their disputes.

I often advise my clients to avoid litigation. Why? Consider all the associated costs, the risk of losing the litiga Read More

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