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side hustles
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5 Reasons Why Side Hustles Make Millennials Better Entrepreneurs

Some 44 million Americans are currently holding down side hustles in addition to their main source of income. This type of work appeals to anyone who wants to earn an extra buck, and is particularly attractive to millennials, whose money woes eclipse those of generations before them. Simple recently surveyed a panel of millennials who have side...
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The 5 Best Ways to Fund Your Startup This Year

While it would be cool to pitch for investment on "Shark Tank," not everybody can, or needs to. So don’t worry if you don’t get the chance. The vast majority of startups get their initial capital through other means. If you plan to launch your business this year, know that more options exist than ever...
Growth hacking
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How Your Startup Can Adopt the Growth Hacking Mindset

Growth hacking, a ground-breaking tactic that has swept the business world in recent years, refers to using creative strategies to ignite a company’s growth. The idea is to skip the big-budget production of conventional marketing, in favor of experimentation and low-cost alternatives that expand and engage their user base. The approach was designed for startups...
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Side Hustle Insurance: Know the Facts

As an aspiring entrepreneur, you may decide to pursue a side hustle in order to fund early stages of the business, or launch your business while maintaining an income stream. Whether you’re driving for Uber on the weekends or creating the next innovative online platform, a side hustle is a great way to help drive...
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6 Growth Hacking Tools for Entrepreneurs

As a startup, growing your customer base can be very taxing. Without the support of a recognized brand or flowing finances, your options to expand your market share may seem limited. With growth hacking, you can use non-traditional, creative and strategic maneuvers to acquire and retain your customers. What is a growth hack? A growth...
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Craig of Craigslist… visionary or listener?

We had a great hour with Craig Newmark, founder of Craigslist this weekend, unearthing the seeds of his success and giving you access to him through our call-in radio program. It was a great hour for us, and Craig loved the variety of calls and the opportunity to share his wisdom. During the program, we...
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What’s so special about craigslist?

I just don't get it. I can't figure out why people love craigslist. They obviously do. It's one of the most popular sites on the web. I understand that it's unique in its simplicity. I see that it helps connect people in a Web 2.0 kind of way. I've known about craigslist for years and...