Friday, April 28, 2017
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The historical discrepancy in entrepreneurialism by men and women persists. According to recent data gathered by Kaufman Foundation (2016), women are half as likely as men to engage in entrepreneurship despite their increasing participation in the labor market and...
WalletHub’s analysts compared the recent economic performance of each U.S. state across three key dimensions: Economic Activity, Economic Health and Innovation Potential. Read the full article using this link to learn about the findings, methodology, and the opinion of experts - featuring LaunchScore's Chief Data Scientist...
There is a positive association between the density of small businesses and the economic performance of a given location (Rupasingha, 2016). That is mainly because small business owners tend to stay home and spend their money in the local...
On Monday, May 16th, Title III of the JOBS Act finally started being enforced (4 years after President Obama signed it into law). This means that you no longer need to have a net worth greater than $1 million, or...
Market research is big business! Related jobs are expected to boom as businesses scramble to improve their new venture/product performance through careful analysis. This growth is great for LaunchScore too. Greater awareness of the need for market research as part of...
At LaunchScore, we are always looking for ways to validate the scores that we produce for small business opportunities across the U.S. Potential Yearly Earnings (PYE) is a business opportunity’s rated score and is designed to help entrepreneurs more quickly assess...
The Kauffman foundation, established in 1966 by the late entrepreneur and philanthropist Ewing Marion Kauffman, focuses on studying entrepreneurship in the USA. Over the past two decades it has been gathering more than 650,000 surveys per year aimed at...
There exist many methods, including surveys and lead user research, which are suited to studying existing users and trying to figure out from their usage was might be a good path for improvement. Investment in research and development that...
No one wants to run as fast as they can just to stay in one place. When new entrants decide to fight their way into saturated markets, they may face this sort of treadmill situation. Gaining customers ends up...