Kara Ohngren Prior

Kara Ohngren Prior

Kara Ohngren is a freelance writer and part-time editor at YoungEntrepreneur. Her work has appeared in publications including Entrepreneur Magazine, The New York Times, MSNBC, The Huffington Post and Business Insider.

9 Famous Entrepreneur Philanthropists
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9 Famous Entrepreneur Philanthropists

These big names in business are also among the most generous.
Project Restaurant: Turning 8th Graders into Future Mario Batalis
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Project Restaurant: Turning 8th Graders into Future Mario Batalis

A summer program in Harlem is teaching students what it takes to launch and grow a successful eatery.
9 Millionaire Entrepreneurs Turned Authors
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9 Millionaire Entrepreneurs Turned Authors

What you can learn from these books on business by successful innovators.
8 U.S. Presidents Who Started as Entrepreneurs
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8 U.S. Presidents Who Started as Entrepreneurs

Is a background in business essential to running the country? Here are several former presidents who transitioned from the boardroom to the Oval Office.
10 Success Secrets of Olympic Greats
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10 Success Secrets of Olympic Greats

Successful entrepreneurs and Olympians have more in common than you might think. As London welcomes the newest group of world-class athletes, we rounded up the best success tips from several of the most memorable gold medalists.
Where 'Shark Tank' Goes to Poach Young Entrepreneurs
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Where 'Shark Tank' Goes to Poach Young Entrepreneurs

Starting up when you're 13 may not be easy, but for some it could mean landing big bucks -- as ABC's hit show 'Shark Tank' looks for fodder on school campuses.
Apple and the Kid App Maker Revolution
Technology

Apple and the Kid App Maker Revolution

The tech giant opened its developer conference up to teens as young as 13 this year. But perhaps the company should be even more inclusive? We take a look at the even-younger app makers making waves today.
Forget 'Jersey Shore,' MTV Wants to Put You in the Spotlight
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Forget 'Jersey Shore,' MTV Wants to Put You in the Spotlight

As shows like 'Shark Tank' and 'Undercover Boss' captivate American audiences, MTV is looking to similarly capitalize -- putting out casting calls for young treps who want to be stars.
The Art and Craft of Great Leadership
Leadership

The Art and Craft of Great Leadership

Past winners of our annual Entrepreneur contest share their leadership secrets.
SoundHound Creates a Faster, Easier Way to Find Forgotten Song Titles
Entrepreneurs

SoundHound Creates a Faster, Easier Way to Find Forgotten Song Titles

App sees explosive growth for it's music-recognition service based on simple spoken searches, and even humming.
How One Celeb-centric Startup is Cashing in on the Guided Travel Sector
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How One Celeb-centric Startup is Cashing in on the Guided Travel Sector

A look at zozi's online platform that creates short adventure trips not available elsewhere.
Bargain Hunting: 7 to Follow
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Bargain Hunting: 7 to Follow

Check out these Twitter feeds for daily discounts and frugal living tips.
Five to Follow for Doing Business in China
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Five to Follow for Doing Business in China

Follow these five Twitter feeds for helpful information and services that will help you expand your business into the booming Asian economy.
How an Online Wine Seller Uncorked New Cash
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How an Online Wine Seller Uncorked New Cash

Lot18 proves funding options are not dry for wine businesses.

Jargon: Blamestorming

The act of meeting to discuss a failure and find a scapegoat.