Strategy & Operations

Lessons From the Dragons: What Sets You Apart

A funny franchisor, some outlandish asks and a charming couple with a cute product line in Dragons' Den Season 11 Episode 8

The Most Important Factor in Any M&A Deal

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Forget the money. When one business is buying another, it's the people that matter says one successful CEO

How to Stop Suppliers From Shortchanging You

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"Shrinkflation" could be costing you more than you realize. Why robust quality control and attention to detail are a must

Lessons From the Dragons: Flexibility Protects Against Fading Fads

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A fitness entrepreneur climbing the latest trend and two basic businesses with wild valuations on Dragons' Den Season 11 Episode 5

Lessons From the Dragons: Winning Without Being First

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A trio of young founders with a unique take on a booming space on Dragons' Den Season 11 Episode 4

How to Get Comfortable With Risk

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PROFIT 500 Growth Tips: Full Throttle Power Sports CEO Christine Bell on what entrepreneurs can do to make the uncertain a whole lot less scary

How to Streamline Your Processes

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PROFIT 500 Growth Tips: Innovative Vision's Sajan Choksi and BDC's Ash Gude on what it really takes to work smarter, not harder

How to Drive Business Value

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PROFIT 500 Growth Tips: Sortable's Christopher Reid and BDO's Alex Hardy share a proven strategy for ratcheting up its performance—and worth

Why You Should Befriend the Competition

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Trying to beat a rival almost destroyed this successful entrepreneur. How cooperating instead made his business better

7 Ways to Build the Perfect Small Business

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Size needn't dictate success. To celebrate Small Business Week, here are some crucial skills and strategies that can help you outshine the competition, sell more and build a top-notch workforce

Lessons From the Dragons: The Refined Art of Trend Hopping

Bartesian's Bryan Fedorak and Ryan Close pitch the Dragons on CBC's Dragons' Den

A couple of tasty pitches and an idea in search of a foundation on Dragons' Den Season 11 Episode 2

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