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TOMS Founder: 'Focus on Your Passion. Nothing Else Matters.'

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 27, 2014 - 2:00pm

After failing at launching a cable network, Blake Mycoskie found his passion in social entrepreneurship. Here is how he turned TOMS into a global force for good.

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The 5 Things You Need to Land Venture Capital

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 27, 2014 - 12:00pm

Find out what VCs look for before investing in a new company.

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The Woman Who Sells Thanksgiving

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 27, 2014 - 10:00am

You've probably never heard of Jen Ehresmann, but she is one of the highest-ranking women in the $18-billion turkey industry.

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Turning a Mom-and-Pop Business into a Franchise That Serves 14 States

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 27, 2014 - 7:30am

In 9 years, Vincent Lee took a small janitorial business and turned it into a franchise that provides services for huge companies including Nike and FedEx.

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Why 2014 Has Been a Good Year -- and Next Year May Be Even Better

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 26, 2014 - 6:30pm

Economic and technology improvements have given professional services companies much to appreciate.

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A Great Name Tells You More Than Just What the Company Does

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 26, 2014 - 6:00pm

It sets the foundation for the customer relationship, establishes leadership and separates the business from the competition.

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The Content Marketer's Guide To Black Friday

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 26, 2014 - 5:30pm

With Thanksgiving and the holiday shopping season quickly approaching, retailers and marketers must establish a game plan for arguably the two biggest shopping days of the year.

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3 Unconventional Tips for Upping Your Business Game

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 26, 2014 - 5:00pm

Cultivate creativity, enjoy leisure pastimes, forge relationships and achieve entrepreneurial success.

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3 Ways to Run Disruptive Marketing Campaigns on a Budget

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 26, 2014 - 4:30pm

When budgets are tight, knowing your customers and employing some clever tactics will go a long way in creating disruptive marketing campaigns that work.

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5 Tips for Using Credit Wisely to Boost Holiday Sales

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 26, 2014 - 4:00pm

Done prudently, helping customers to buy now and pay later is a sound strategy for maximizing sales.

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Prepare Your Network for Employees' Inevitable Cyber Monday Shopping

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 26, 2014 - 3:30pm

The reality each year on Cyber Monday is that billions are spent online during office hours. You're wise to watch for bandwidth traffic jams and security threats.

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6 Tips for Getting Your Product Sold in Big Box Stores This Season

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 26, 2014 - 3:00pm

The largest retailers have an insatiable demand for promising merchandise. Persistence is key to finding your spot on their shelves.

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5 Ways to Prompt Your Employees to Sleep More

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 26, 2014 - 2:45pm

Is your company an assemblage of the drowsy. Encourage members of your team to catch up on rest in these ways.

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You're Actually Hurting Your Business With These 5 'Productive' Habits

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 26, 2014 - 2:30pm

Are your productivity hacks really making you better? Many are myths that are actually holding you back.

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An Entrepreneur's Guide to Shopping and Shipping This Holiday Season (Infographic)

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 26, 2014 - 2:15pm

Be prepared for the annual race to send packages to all corners by doing the proper advance legwork.

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The 5 Big Reasons People Aren't Following Your Social-Media Accounts

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 26, 2014 - 2:00pm

The audiences are there, but if you're making one of these errors, they won't acknowledge you.

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5 Tactics to Get Digitally Prepared for Black Friday Weekend

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 26, 2014 - 1:45pm

Regardless of where you sell your goods or services primarily, a little advanced digital preparation can help you take advantage of "Windfall Weekend."

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Through Storytelling, Entrepreneurs Can Get People to Hit the 'Buy' Button

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 26, 2014 - 1:30pm

Compelling web copy is important in creating a hook to persuade people to buy, but it is better to create an experience for people coming to your site that totally transcends the transaction.

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Will Big Companies Follow Microsoft's Lead and Make It Harder for Startups to Win?

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 26, 2014 - 1:15pm

A large player starts to get wise to the ways of newcomers that are experimenting rapidly.

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Who Our Loyalty Experts Are Loyal To

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - November 26, 2014 - 1:00pm

We asked our customer service experts about the companies they love and why.

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