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The State of Small Business: North Dakota
By Adam Uzialko | August 25, 2016

What is it like doing business in North Dakota? Business News Daily interviewed small business owners, lenders and development organizations to find out.

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A Devastating Fire Inspired Me to Give Back with My Marijuana Business
By Shannon Gausepohl | August 11, 2016

Michael Ray, founder of Bloom Farms, is using his marijuana business to destigmatize responsible cannabis use, and give back to his community.

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The State of Small Business: Tennessee
By Adam Uzialko | July 29, 2016

What is it like doing business in Tennessee? Business News Daily interviewed small business owners, lenders and development organizations to find out.

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The State of Small Business: Indiana
By Adam Uzialko | July 20, 2016

What is it like doing business in Indiana? Business News Daily interviewed small business owners, lenders and development organizations to find out.

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We Walked Away from a Shark Tank Deal and Our Business Grew Anyway
By Shannon Gausepohl | July 20, 2016

Michael Barnett, Co-Founder and CEO of Romp n' Roll and his wife Babz declined the offer of two Sharks on Shark Tank, only to succeed internationally.

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From Fraud Victim to Finance Guru: Family Financial Tragedy Inspired My Business
By Business News Daily Editor | July 14, 2016

Financial adviser Stephen Rischall recounts a story of fraud, which inspired his entrepreneurial nature.

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Kylie Jenner Loved My Lip Balm and My Business Changed Forever
By Business News Daily Editor | July 14, 2016

Brenda Mierzejewski shares how a chance endorsement on Kylie Jenner's Instagram boosted sales for her company, Mizzi Cosmetics.

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A Night Out with the Girls Led Me to Start a Franchise
By Shannon Gausepohl | July 14, 2016

Harriet Mills, Founder and CEO of Wine & Design describes her journey from laid off to successful franchiser after a very inspiring glass of wine.

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The State of Small Business: Maryland
By Adam Uzialko | June 29, 2016

What is it like doing business in Maryland? Business News Daily interviewed small business owners, lenders and development organizations to find out.

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The State of Small Business: Connecticut
By Adam Uzialko | May 19, 2016

What is it like doing business in Connecticut? Business News Daily interviewed small business owners, lenders and development organizations to find out.

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The State of Small Business: Maine
By Adam Uzialko | May 06, 2016

What is it like doing business in Maine? Business News Daily interviewed small business owners, lenders, and development organizations to find out.

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The State of Small Business: Massachusetts
By Adam Uzialko | May 06, 2016

What is it like doing business in Massachusetts? Business News Daily interviewed small business owners, lenders and development organizations to find out.

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The State of Small Business: Nevada
By Adam Uzialko | May 06, 2016

What is it like doing business in Nevada? Business News Daily interviewed small business owners, lenders and development organizations to find out.

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The State of Small Business: Oregon
By Adam Uzialko | May 06, 2016

What is it like doing business in Oregon? Business News Daily interviewed small business owners, lenders and development organizations to find out.

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The State of Small Business: Vermont
By Adam Uzialko | May 06, 2016

What is it like doing business in Vermont? Business News Daily interviewed small business owners, lenders and development organizations to find out.

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The State of Small Business: Missouri
By Adam Uzialko | May 06, 2016

What is it like doing business in Missouri? Business News Daily interviewed small business owners, lenders, and development organizations to find out.

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The State of Small Business: Oklahoma
By Adam Uzialko | May 06, 2016

What is it like doing business in Oklahoma? Business News Daily interviewed small business owners, lenders and development organizations to find out.

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Part-Time Entrepreneur? Why It's the Way to Go
By Mark Henricks | April 30, 2016

You don't have to quit your day job to be an entrepreneur. Author Patrick McGinnis shares why a part-time side business is the best way to start out.

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9 Surprising Things Successful Entrepreneurs Do Every Day
By Nicole Fallon | April 09, 2016

A day in the life of an entrepreneur may not be exactly what you'd expect. Founders and executives shared one surprising task that appears on their daily to-do list.

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63 Entrepreneurs Share the First Thing They Do Each Morning
By Brittney Morgan | March 31, 2016

How should you start your day? Entrepreneurs share the morning routines that make them successful.

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16 Life-Changing Moments That Led to Entrepreneurship
By Nicole Fallon | March 25, 2016

Entrepreneurs share the important life experiences that inspired them to start their businesses.

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Former Marine on 5 Skills Entrepreneurs Need to Succeed
By Adam Uzialko | March 23, 2016

Will Post, a retired U.S. Marine, discusses how he founded his own company after serving in the military, and the lessons he learned along the way.

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5 Things Your Small Business Could Learn from 'Bob's Burgers'
By Brittney Morgan | January 01, 2016

The hit Fox show is more than just a cartoon — it's a fun, relatable and even inspiring portrayal of what it's like to run a small business.

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Starting a Business Later in Life? Tips for Older Entrepreneurs
By Nicole Fallon | October 09, 2015

The startup game isn't just for millennials. Here are a few advantages to starting a business later in life.

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13 Secrets to Success from Serial Entrepreneurs
By Nicole Fallon | July 23, 2015

These serial entrepreneurs have started, run and, in some cases, sold several successful businesses. Here's how they did it.

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Student Loans Stunting Small Business Growth
By Chad Brooks | July 08, 2015

Small business creation is significantly impacted in parts of the country where student loan debt is the highest.

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Father Knew Best: Entrepreneurs Tell How Dad Inspired Them
By Business News Daily Editor | June 18, 2015

Dads had a lot to do with creating our entrepreneurial spirit

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8 Steve Jobs Quotes Every Entrepreneur Should Live By
By Brittney Morgan | May 27, 2015

Looking for inspiration? These quotes from Steve Jobs are sure to inspire any leader, business owner or entrepreneur.

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Social Entrepreneurs: The Business of Giving Back
By Jeanette Mulvey | May 01, 2015

 

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Michael Jackson: King of Pop and Entrepreneurs
By Jeanette Mulvey | April 27, 2015

Michael Jackson was a sharp and polished entrepreneur who knew his audience and was constantly trying to improve his product and refine his brand.