Top 4 Crowdsourced Logo Design Sites for Small Businesses

Your new business needs a logo, but finding the perfect designer can be difficult. So, we've made it easier. In this guide, you'll find our reviews, top picks, and recommendations.

Anthony St. Clair |

5 Restaurant Technologies to Have Before Your Grand Opening

If you're planning on opening a restaurant, don't make the mistake of going low-tech. From POS systems to loyalty program management, these must-have tools will make running your restaurant easier.

AJ Beltis |

How to Launch an Awesome Kickstarter Campaign

Make no mistake: Starting a Kickstarter campaign isn't a guaranteed easy funding route. However, it can prove successful if you approach it correctly—and we'll walk you through the process.

Christina Comben |

How to Be a Business Owner and Also Have a Life

It's a busy life as a business owner—but that doesn't mean you should accept feeling constantly overwhelmed. Here's how to find balance and actually have a life.

Jodie Shaw |

Your Invoice Has Been Rejected: Top 8 Tips for Invoicing Corporations

Your invoice may end up rejected for a number of reasons, and the key to having your invoices cleared on time lies in the details. These tips will help save you time, money, and a good deal of stress.

Michał Kamiński |

5 Recruiting Hacks to Help Startups Hire Top Talent

You want to build a great team for your business, but attracting the best of the best can be tricky. These strategies will make it easier to attract top talent—without offering crazy perks or incentives.

Paul Peters |

14 Resources to Help You Start a Home-Based Business

Home-based businesses are a perpetually popular choice for entrepreneurs. Covering everything from home-based business myths to helpful checklists, these resources will help you successfully start a business from your own home.

Briana Morgaine |

Expert Advice: 10 Tips and Tricks for a Successful Opening Day

There are few days more crucial to your small business success than your opening day. We asked the experts at the YEC for their top tips on how to open your business with a bang.

Briana Morgaine |


Free Resources for Entrepreneurs

Business Plan Template Download

Stuck looking at a blank page? Get to know the general layout of a standard business plan with this free template.

One-Page Business Pitch Template

Validate a new business idea, or quickly develop your business strategy by starting with a one-page pitch. Do this before you plan!

Tim Berry's Guide to Starting a Business

Expert guidance on starting a business from business planning authority Tim Berry.

The Art of Pitching for Funding eBook

Need Cash? Pitching expert, Caroline Cummings, shares pitch techniques, secrets and tools in this easy-to-read guide.

Free SWOT Analysis Template

Develop smart strategies to grow your business by conducting a simple SWOT Analysis. Start with this one-page template.

"Start, Run & Grow Your Business" ebook

Tips and advice for entrepreneurs and business owners looking to take their company to the next level.