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A New Pipeline

The global tech company Infosys wanted to diversify its hiring. But to get it right, it needed to rethink a lot more than just its recruiting methods.

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Entrepreneur
October - November 2020

How Not to Get Disrupted

Disruption sounds sexy...until you’re the one getting toppled. Here’s what it takes to stay on top.

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Entrepreneur
October - November 2020

Best Deals for Vets

Many franchises offer incentives to military veterans. Here’s our list of the top 150.

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Entrepreneur
October - November 2020

Building a Strong Team

Dan Murphy is an Army vet and a former NCAA athlete who knows the power of community. Now, as COO of the gym franchise D1 Training, his business is only as strong as its weakest link.

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Entrepreneur
October - November 2020

From Coworking to Co-Leading

Shelley Bade has had a complex journey with the coworking franchise Office Evolution. It began as a competitor, then turned into a support system when she needed it the most.

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Entrepreneur
October - November 2020

It's Time to Get Creative

We may be physically apart, but actor and entrepreneur Joseph Gordon-Levitt says we can (and should!) still find ways to creatively collaborate.

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Entrepreneur
October - November 2020

5 Questions Every Founder Must Ask

How to know whether the sacrifice is worth it.

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Entrepreneur
October - November 2020

Need an Assistant?

Virtual assistant services are on the rise. Here’s how to hand your tasks (and inbox!) over to a total stranger.

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Entrepreneur
October - November 2020

Creating More Time in the Day

COVID-19 is stretching people thin, especially if they have kids at home. We asked six entrepreneurs: How are you managing your day…and your sanity?

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Entrepreneur
October - November 2020

STOP TALKING ABOUT Empathy AND START ACTING ON IT

Consumers say they prefer buying from empathetic brands. Employees say they want to work for empathetic brands. Companies put “empathy” high up on their list of values. So why aren’t we seeing more empathy?

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Entrepreneur
September 2020

The Future of DTC Is…Boring?

Brandless was a hot company with a bad business model, like many of its direct-to-consumer peers. Now it’s back as a quieter company focused on slower growth. Is this what DTC needs?

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Entrepreneur
September 2020

The Beauty of Being an Outsider

Senreve is a luxury fashion brand, but it wasn’t created by luxury fashion insiders. Here’s how its founders came to dominate a very insider-driven industry.

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Entrepreneur
September 2020

How to Win Friends and Influencer People

SHAUN NEFF builds the hottest brands for the hottest people, including Kendall Jenner, Shay Mitchell, and Millie Bobby Brown. His secret to creating a hit: It’s all about the vibe.

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Entrepreneur
September 2020

There Is beauty in These Dark Times

I have suffered, both personally and as an entrepreneur. I have been the target of racism and nastiness. But I have also learned to see hopefulness— because these are not just times of darkness. They’re times to make things better.

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Entrepreneur
September 2020

How Fast Should You Grow?

Investors wanted SpotHero to grow rapidly, but its CEO had a different vision. He wanted to beat his competitors… by moving slower than they did.

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Entrepreneur
September 2020

HOW TO OWN A CULTURAL MOMENT: WITH PERSONALITÉ

YES WAY ROSÉ began life as a playful Instagram account. Now it’s one of the buzziest wines in America. What happened? It’s a case study in spotting the cultural moment before it explodes…and giving it a voice.

10+ mins read
Entrepreneur
September 2020

Are We Productive, or Just Busy?

Not everything your team does will push your business forward. Here’s how to refocus that time and energy—and get on a path toward long-term success.

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Entrepreneur
September 2020

Why Can't We Act Faster?

Companies are often resistant to change…until a crisis like COVID-19 forces them to think differently. Here’s why we’re so bad at making changes before we have to.

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Entrepreneur
September 2020

Building the Future

What does it take to create change? Just ask these 17 founders, all age 27 or younger, who are doing it every day.

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Entrepreneur
September 2020

“HELP ME, OR DESTROY ME”

What’s the biggest risk you’ve ever taken? For Angela Gennari, whose company provides security and event staff at the University of Georgia, it was putting her fate into the hands of a competitor.

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Entrepreneur
Startups Summer 2020

WORK SHOULD NOT BE CRAZY

What if working long hours, living on Slack, and growing as fast as possible isn’t the best way to run a business? The founders of Basecamp are pretty sure they have the answer.

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Entrepreneur
Startups Summer 2020

WHO BREAKS THE TIE?

How do cofounders settle disagreements when they have an equal say in the business? Six entrepreneurs share their methods.

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Entrepreneur
Startups Summer 2020

THE POWER OF PERSONAL GROWTH

SpeedPro president and CEO Larry Oberly learned to lead by making mistakes.

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Entrepreneur
Startups Summer 2020

SHOULD I SPEND BIG ON SOCIAL MEDIA?

Paid ads on social platforms can get your business in front of a lot of eyeballs. But don’t overlook the many other (and cheaper) ways to grow your customer base online.

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Entrepreneur
Startups Summer 2020

Crisis Management - SHARING THE PROFITS

The sports drink company O2 is thriving during the pandemic, thanks to a counterintuitive decision: It started giving money away.

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Entrepreneur
Startups Summer 2020

NAILING THE VIRTUAL INVESTOR PITCH

When seeking money these days, some things are different—and some are exactly the same.

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Entrepreneur
Startups Summer 2020

DON'T SAY IT'S IMPOSSIBLE

If you think something is impossible, it will become impossible. It’s time to think differently.

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Entrepreneur
Startups Summer 2020

BUILDING A FAMILY'S FUTURE

After his corporate career, a father wanted to set up his family for generations to come. Now he and his daughter run a Real Property Management franchise—together.

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Entrepreneur
Startups Summer 2020

The World's Best

Our list of 200 franchises that are expanding (and thriving!) around the globe.

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Entrepreneur
July - August 2020

Solve Tomorrow's Problems Today

We can still build sustainable businesses. But it’ll require thinking far ahead—and acting now.

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Entrepreneur
July - August 2020