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Despite Access to Credit, Many Business Owners Are Reluctant to Take on Debt

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 12:25pm

A new survey from Sageworks finds that over 75 percent of small-business owners have never applied for a loan.

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This Tool Promises to Find the Best Location for Your Business

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 12:15pm

Piinpoint helps businesses choose where to open based on facts, not just intuition.

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Dunkin' Sales Disappoint as Same-Store Sales Drag

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 12:00pm

The company missed expectations due to weak sales at Dunkin' Donuts in the U.S. and Baskin-Robbins' struggles abroad.

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How to Make Your Conference Calls Run Flawlessly

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 12:00pm

Without face-to-face contact, it’s difficult to manage the conversation, navigate complex issues or deal with difficult personalities in the group. The good news is there are specific techniques you can use to improve these calls.

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Airbnb 'Squatter' Nightmare: Does the Sharing Economy Need a Security Overhaul?

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 11:39am

The case of an Airbnb guest who overstayed his welcome and now is a legal tenant raises critical questions about what the home-rental platform can do to protect its hosts.

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Dealing With a Communication Meltdown at Your Startup

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 11:30am

For a close-knit team it is imperative everyone is on the page. If not, your startup could go into a tailspin.

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25 Traits Thriving Entrepreneurs Share

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 11:00am

The must-have characteristics needed to start, grow and expand your company.

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5 Essentials for Winning Over the Best Investors

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 10:30am

Startups that thrive manage to eke out the first profits that convince investors to put in the money that grows the company.

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4 Tips for Managing Cash Flow When You're Bootstrapping

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 10:00am

The wealthiest companies work hard to know where every dime goes. Startups literally cannot afford to do less.

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When Building Your Team, Delegate Recruiting But Hiring Is Your Job

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 9:30am

Filling key roles in your company is both crucially important and a distraction. It's important to know what you can delegate and what you can't.

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What It's Like to Launch Your Own VC Firm

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 9:00am

The best venture investors may be the ones who can currently empathize with your status as a startup.

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Why Generations Clash at Work

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 8:30am

Don't just blame the Millennials. The struggle between the status quo and young up-and-comers is ageless, and important.

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Franchisees Take 7-Eleven to Court for Alleged Racial Discrimination

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 8:00am

A group of franchisees are accusing the convenience chain of trying to make a profit by systematically forcing South Asian immigrant franchisees out.

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9 Advanced -- and Ethical -- Techniques for Spying on Your Competitors Online

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 7:30am

The more information you can get on your competitor's website and online marketing efforts, the better.

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Franchise Players: Hiring the Right People Is the Hardest Part

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 7:30am

After 30 years in the corporate world, Skip Wyatt decided it was time to create jobs instead of finding ways to eliminate them.

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4 Steps to Knowing What Your Customers Want Better Than They Do

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 7:00am

Analyzing customer data is just more proof of what we've always known. Actions really do speak louder than words

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The Restaurants Business Travelers Love the Most (Infographic)

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 24, 2014 - 3:00am

Chick-fil-A and Chipotle are two of the hottest brands in food right now. Here's how they're cashing in on travelers' tastes.

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Sales Teams Are Making a Big Comeback at Tech Firms

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 23, 2014 - 6:30pm

It turns out, products don't sell themselves, and customers enjoy interacting with people.

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Have Fun, Eat Well and Deduct it From Your Taxes

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 23, 2014 - 6:00pm

Meals and entertainment expenses can save on your taxes but you need to see it the way the IRS sees it.

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Market Basket's Family Feud Risks a Loss of Its Loyal Following

Entrepreneur.com Latest Headlines - July 23, 2014 - 5:30pm

Happy employees and great prices lead to devoted customers, or so the theory goes. A New England supermarket chain may sacrifice all this in a battle of cousins.

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