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Is There a New Type of Entrepreneur?

This post is syndicated from Entrepreneur Blog by Seth Kravitz.
The barriers to entry are becoming so small in some aspects of the online world, that there is a new breed of entrepreneur evolving. Some call them the accidental entrepreneurs. Let’s refer to them as incidustrialists or unexpecutives. The simple reality is that all you need is access to a...
Is There a New Type of Entrepreneur?

The Future Silicon Valley May Just Be Chicago

This post is syndicated from Entrepreneur Blog by Seth Kravitz.
Chicago may just be the Silicon Valley of the central US. Most people don’t realize that many well known internet brands are Chicago companies as well as one of the hottest new startups in the world, Groupon. So who makes up the Chicago tech community? Here is the most comprehensive list you...
The Future Silicon Valley May Just Be Chicago

Lonely Nights

This post is syndicated from Entrepreneur Blog by Seth Kravitz.
Sometimes it can feel like you are all alone when you own your own business. Sometimes you want to share things with employees but you just feel like you can’t. You want to share details of how things are going with your customers, your blog readers, the local news, etc… but you...
Lonely Nights

Getting the Money to Start a Business

This post is syndicated from Entrepreneur Blog by Seth Kravitz.
Finding money to start your business can be difficult, but even in this economy it is not impossible. 1. YOU - The best business stories always start with a line about only having the “money in my pocket and an idea.” Do you really need any outside funding to get your idea started?...
Getting the Money to Start a Business

Just Get to It – Inspiration is Fleeting

This post is syndicated from Entrepreneur Blog by Seth Kravitz.
As soon as you feel that inspiration for a new idea or something interesting to try, jump in. Don’t just immediately start whipping together a business plan to take to a bank or start shopping for office space, but rather take a few hours or a couple days even to look into an idea. Research...
Just Get to It – Inspiration is Fleeting