Three Classic Business Truths That You Should Ignore

Don’t believe everything you read. Or hear time and again, even from really smart people. That goes double for some of the business “truths” we’ve all heard many times. If you’re thinking of starting your own business, take a step back and consider what advice you should ignore.


Elevator Pitch: Tablo

Elevator Pitch is a regular feature on Lifehacker where we profile startups and new companies and pick their brains for entrepreneurial advice. This week, we’re talking with founder Ash Davies from Tablo.


How To Minimise Waste In Business Tech

From cutting down on printer use to not wasting your data allowance, these are our best strategies to cut waste (and save money).


How To Teach Your Team Efficient Time Management

Feel like there’s never enough time? Follow these simple time management tips to ensure your team works effectively together.


Elevator Pitch: RideSurfing

Elevator Pitch is a regular feature on Lifehacker where we profile startups and new companies and pick their brains for entrepreneurial advice. This week, we’re talking with Johnann Grunberger and Manutea Dupont from RideSurfing.


Top 5 Apps To Supercharge Your Business

Your smartphone can be used for much more than just calls, texts, emails and games. Install these apps to improve your business and save time.


Nine Ways To Improve Small Business Cashflow

There’s a reason they say cash is king: it keeps your business afloat and funds growth. Here are nine simple tips for improving your cashflow.


How To Use Social Media To Grow Your New Business

Social media can be an effective way of marketing your business — but you need to choose the right platforms and the right tools. Get started with these tested and proven methods.


Elevator Pitch: iBackpacker

Elevator Pitch is a regular feature on Lifehacker where we profile startups and new companies and pick their brains for entrepreneurial advice. This week, we’re talking with Shane Martz, founder of iBackpacker.


An Experienced Freelancer's Guide To Finding Clients

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When you decide to pursue freelance work, you might not have a clue how to actually find clients. But if you start with research and ask businesses what they look for in freelancers, as well as ask your peers for advice, your network will begin to grow and you’ll already know what clients are looking for.