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Interactive graphics provide a look inside the numbers compiled by the 2015 Kauffman Index: Startup Activity. The National Profile examines the rate of new entrepreneurs in the United States over time, the share of those entrepreneurs seeking entrepreneurship more out of opportunity, and startup density.
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Posted Jun 30, 2015 by Valyn Reinig
Wondering how you can get more customers interested in your business? Give blogging a chance.
Posted Jun 29, 2015 by IASourceLink Admin
Since July 2014, IEDA has awarded forgivable loans to seven companies interested in establishing an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP). The ESOP Formation Assistance Program provides up to $25,000 to defray the upfront costs of feasibility studies for forming an ESOP.
Posted Jun 29, 2015 by Dan Beenken
In this month's edition of "Seinfeld on Startups," we learn that it's best to focus on true differentiators, those that are much harder for your competition to copy. These are your best options for building a moat around your business and keeping others from stealing your lunch.
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