The Leap Of Faith: From Startup Founder To CEO
This feature on the Forbes website invited five entrepreneurs with the all important founder & CEO as their title, to share how they did it.
Reading true stories about successful startups is incredibly motivating and this is magnified when the owners themselves explain how they achieved their success.
Forbes is a fantastic source for such articles and this one is no exception. Five very different business owners tell their tale and share some of the lessons that they have learned along the way.
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Ok, so you've been funded and no it's time for the actual planning to begin! This is probably the most challenging part of the whole thing. There are so many options, where do you begin looking? PurpleFruit's guide can help you.
If you have always wanted to be an entrepreneur, it is important to discover whether you have the mind-set of an entrepreneur.
Owning and running a successful business is a dream that is now easier than ever to achieve, and there are now more small business owners and self-employed people than ever before.
Nearly half of all small businesses fail within the first two years of operation. The number one reason for business failure is inadequate planning. The second reason is under-capitalization.
The outlook is bright for SMEs in the UK, but entrepreneurs need to remember that their own pride and stubbornness can severely restrict their companies' growth prospects.
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