Take a Weekend Idea. Build A Business

You can spend months working on a business plan, creating all types of projections and then spend even more time working on an actual product before launching it, only to find out your idea is rubbish...


How to Win a Business Plan Competition with Leena Chitnis of PiezoTouch

Today we had the chance to talk with Leena Chitnis who has recently won $25,000 in the Syracuse University business plan competition for her company PiezoTouch Inc. PiezoTouch will enable people to se...


The Heart Of Your Business Plan

You are under 30, living the dream and officially an entrepreneur –  a word you will embark to define on your own terms. You’ve identified the market gap and need which will make you a millionair...


Fail to Plan, Plan to Fail

Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success. ~Pablo Picasso There are many ...


Start Your Business Guide: Executive Summary Template

One of the most critical parts of the startup process is creating your executive summary. This one-page business plan will organize your thoughts and prove to stakeholders you will be successful. Use ...


Start Your Business Guide: 20 Questions to Know About Your Business

It is important to be able to talk about your business with anyone. Make sure you can answer some of the most common and basic questions people will have for you. ...


Women 2.0 Pitch Competition: Deadline October 1st!

The 4th annual women’s 2.0 pitch competition is accepting submissions right now. The competition is open to early stage ventures from around the world. The ventures must be in beta stage. Dead f...