Entrepreneurs Spill Their Secrets: 5 Tips on How to Name and Build a Business

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Crafting the perfect business name and running said business can feel the same: like running a marathon. If you're nodding your head at this -- don't fret. You're in good company.

Name.Kitchen has tapped entrepreneurs forging their own businesses for their "Top 5 Tips" on these two points: 1) How to name a business; and 2) How to run a business.

Why not learn from each other?

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Lori and Scott Harlig founded Amici Catering in 2007. The Phoenix-based business provides homemade catered cuisine for corporate and social events.

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Suyog Mody and Anu Menon traded their corporate careers in digital marketing to launch a Brooklyn-based coffee subscription service.

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Photographer Nathan Larimer opened a modern art gallery for emerging artists in California's Wine Country. Prince Gallery is unique in that all proceeds from artwork sold go back to the featured artists.

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Ron Betta has been a personal trainer since 2002, and this year opened a studio of his own in Orlando.

Got additional tips to share on how to name a business? Drop us a line, and you could be featured on Name.Kitchen.