Geoff Weiss

Geoff Weiss

Staff Writer. Frequently covers digital media.
Geoff Weiss is a staff writer at Entrepreneur.com. He frequently covers digital media.
Gen. Stanley McChrystal: Successful Companies Raise Expectations Literally Every Day (VIDEO)
Growth Strategies

Gen. Stanley McChrystal: Successful Companies Raise Expectations Literally Every Day (VIDEO)

'Organizations, even if they're profitable or highly respected or iconic names, are only a short time away from becoming challenged or irrelevant.'
Warby Parker Joins Billion-Dollar Valuation Club After Latest $100 Million Funding Round
Funding

Warby Parker Joins Billion-Dollar Valuation Club After Latest $100 Million Funding Round

The glasses maker plans to use the cash to fund expansion of its fleet of physical storefronts.
Weight Watchers Founder, Who Turned Her Personal Struggle Into an Empire, Dies at 91
Obituaries

Weight Watchers Founder, Who Turned Her Personal Struggle Into an Empire, Dies at 91

The company, inspired by Jean Nidetch's own weight loss struggles, went public in 1968 and was purchased by Heinz for $71 million a decade later.
Google's Latest Patent Might Replace Your Laptop's Space Bar With a Giant Trackpad
Patents

Google's Latest Patent Might Replace Your Laptop's Space Bar With a Giant Trackpad

With no space bar, where will all the astronauts hang out?
From Fermented Food to Video Streaming, These French Entrepreneurs Are Making a Splash Stateside
France

From Fermented Food to Video Streaming, These French Entrepreneurs Are Making a Splash Stateside

Attitudes towards entrepreneurship are evolving among today's French youth.
Goodbye, Productivity: Microsoft Is Bringing Back Solitaire for Windows 10
Games

Goodbye, Productivity: Microsoft Is Bringing Back Solitaire for Windows 10

Microsoft is looking to inject a bit of nostalgia back into its latest version of Windows in the form of a much-beloved time waster.
5 Businesses on the Brink of an IPO
IPO

5 Businesses on the Brink of an IPO

On the heels of last week's splashy stock-market debuts of Etsy, Party City and Virtu, here's who could be next.
The Model for Norman Rockwell's Iconic 'Rosie the Riveter' Painting Has Died
Obituaries

The Model for Norman Rockwell's Iconic 'Rosie the Riveter' Painting Has Died

The character, which represents the American women who entered the workforce in droves during World War II, has become a symbol of female empowerment.
Forget Road Rage. This Guy Shot Up His Computer and Said It Was 'Glorious.'
Anger Management

Forget Road Rage. This Guy Shot Up His Computer and Said It Was 'Glorious.'

'Angels sung on high,' 37-year-old Lucas Hinch said.
This Free Tool Can Determine Your Most Valuable Followers on Instagram and Twitter
Social Media

This Free Tool Can Determine Your Most Valuable Followers on Instagram and Twitter

SocialRank, which launched last January to help Twitter users better understand their audiences, has now added a comparable tool for Instagram.
Sam's Club Adds New Services for Small-Business Owners
Retailers

Sam's Club Adds New Services for Small-Business Owners

The retailer is now offering digital marketing, payment processing and loans to the 600,000 business members who shop its stores and website each week.
Barbara Corcoran: Great Entrepreneurs Don't Have Time to Mourn Rejection (VIDEO)
Rejection

Barbara Corcoran: Great Entrepreneurs Don't Have Time to Mourn Rejection (VIDEO)

The 'Shark Tank' star's most important piece of advice for aspiring entrepreneurs? 'You can't feel sorry for yourself.'
What Your Handwriting May Reveal About Your Confidence, Creativity and Health (Infographic)
Psychology

What Your Handwriting May Reveal About Your Confidence, Creativity and Health (Infographic)

How you dot your 'i's and cross your 't's can provide a window into your approach to business -- and beyond.
Adopted Woman Seeking Birth Mother Discovers They've Been Co-Workers for 4 Years
Parents

Adopted Woman Seeking Birth Mother Discovers They've Been Co-Workers for 4 Years

Though the two worked in different departments at InfoCision, an Ohio teleservices firm, 'they would come in contact around the building and during events,' a company spokesperson said.
Mattel, Quirky Partner Up to Crowdsource New Toys for Barbie, Hot Wheels and Fisher-Price
Toys; Games

Mattel, Quirky Partner Up to Crowdsource New Toys for Barbie, Hot Wheels and Fisher-Price

Users can now submit ideas for toys, games, baby gear and preschool products that will carry the toy giant's iconic monikers.