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Grasshopper Team

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The Grasshopper Team loves sharing tips, tricks, advice, and how-tos with entrepreneurs around the world. We're always here to answer questions or just chat.

  1. 10 Blogs Entrepreneurs Need to Be Reading

    by Published in Entrepreneurship on

    See the 2012 edition: 10 Must Read Blogs for Entrepreneurs (2012 Edition) #1.  The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur Site: http://www.toiletpaperentrepreneur.com/blog What it is: Mike Michalowicz provides entrepreneurs and small businesses with tips on everything from starting a business to networking to marketing and health care. Why you should read it: Mike not only provides great tips […]

  2. 13 Awesome Mobile Apps for a Virtual Office

    by Published in Entrepreneurship, Small Business, Tips & Tricks on

    If you’re a regular reader of the blog you know that we here at Grasshopper are big proponents of working in a virtual office. It can be a smart and cost-efficient way to start a business and we’ve given tips on everything from “Setting up your virtual office” to “Balancing life in a virtual office”. […]

  3. 6 Reasons Why People Are Afraid to Start a Business

    by Published in Startup on

      Starting a new business can be a turbulent undertaking. For one thing, there are no guarantees of success. Businesses fail every single day, and plenty of entrepreneurs come away with nothing to show for months or years of hard-fought effort. The idea of sacrificing a steady salary for an uncertain, hoped-for payday also tends […]

  4. 14 Twitter Feeds Startups/Founders Should Follow

    by Published in Entrepreneurship, Small Business, Startup on

    We’ll admit it – the typical Twitter page is more likely to hinder startup success than it is to help. A Google search for “Twitter distraction” generates over 1.8 million results, including in-depth blog posts on how to prevent Twitter from breaking your focus. So we’ll understand if Twitter isn’t currently a big part of […]

  5. 9 Common Myths About Entrepreneurs

    by Published in Entrepreneurship on

    There is something about entrepreneurial success stories that makes people uncomfortable. After all, the very notion of working for oneself flies in the face of convention. An example of someone who not only tried an entrepreneurial gig but thrived in it seems to demand explanation. The question seems to be “How did such an unnatural […]

  6. We’re Asking President @BarackObama to Create a National Entrepreneurs’ Day. Join us.

    by Published in Entrepreneurship on

    UPDATE 5/24: With the Kauffman Foundation’s support, National Entrepreneurs’ Day has been moved to Global Entrepreneurship Week – starting November 19th of this year and every Friday of Global Entrepreneurship Week thereafter. Global Entrepreneurship Week/USA is an initiative to shape the next generation of entrepreneurs and inspire them to embrace innovation, imagination and creativity. Founded […]