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.

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Jargon: Meanderthal

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Jargon: Job Stopper

Five to Follow on Twitter for Upcycling
Going Green

Five to Follow on Twitter for Upcycling

LooptWorks founder Scott Hamlin reveals his list of top tweeters for upcycling.
Magazine

Jargon: Debtcade

The period directly following the noughties, it refers to 2010 to 2019, a decade of extreme consumer and governmental debt. Coined by Adam Roberts, an editor for The Economist.
Five to Follow on Twitter for Mobile 'Treps
Social Media

Five to Follow on Twitter for Mobile 'Treps

Shopkick founder Cyriac Roeding reveals his list of top tweeters.
Five Businesses Born at a Bar
Business Ideas

Five Businesses Born at a Bar

The back-of-the-napkin business plan is not just a myth. Here are just a few examples of business ideas that took shape over drinks.
Five to Follow on Twitter for Raising Capital
Financing

Five to Follow on Twitter for Raising Capital

When you start a fast moving and disruptive business, VCs may soon knock on your door. Until, then check out Joe Fernandez of Klout's top five feeds to follow on Twitter.
How Yipit Is Upending the Daily Discount Model
Business Ideas

How Yipit Is Upending the Daily Discount Model

This new service scans the web to aggregate offers. Plus, a look at other game-changing companies catering to bargain hunters.
Five to Follow on Twitter for Startups
Starting a Business

Five to Follow on Twitter for Startups

Sometimes in business it actually helps to follow the crowd. Here are five tweeters to follow if you're just getting started up.
Five to Follow on Twitter for Marketing to Moms
Marketing

Five to Follow on Twitter for Marketing to Moms

When it comes to turning moms into customers, these tweeters have insights in spades.
Five to Follow on Twitter for Social Media Newbies
Online Marketing

Five to Follow on Twitter for Social Media Newbies

Here's who celebritweet Sean Malarkey follows on Twitter to learn about what's new in social media.
The Influencers: Five to Follow on Twitter for Tech Startups
Technology

The Influencers: Five to Follow on Twitter for Tech Startups

Keeping up with the latest tech news can be daunting. Here's who to follow on Twitter to help you stay in the know.
The Influencers: Five to Follow on Twitter for Hiring
Hiring Center

The Influencers: Five to Follow on Twitter for Hiring

Attracting and retaining top-flight workers is a constant challenge for small businesses. Here's who to follow on Twitter for advice and hiring help.
New Year's Resolutions for Entrepreneurs
Grow Your Business

New Year's Resolutions for Entrepreneurs

Want to raise your game in 2011? Here's advice to get started now.
Online Marketing

A Starbucks Marketer's Essential Tweets

Adam Brotman, Starbucks vice president of digital ventures.
Merging Shopping with Social Sharing
Technology

Merging Shopping with Social Sharing

Swipely aims to turn people's purchases into an online conversation by merging shopping with sharing.
The Secrets of Successful Logos
Branding

The Secrets of Successful Logos

How Twitter, Digital Chocolate and SmugMug symbolized their brands.
E-Commerce in Reverse
Success Stories

E-Commerce in Reverse

Milo bridges online and in-store selling with a site that lets consumers search for products offered by local merchants.
Social Media

Funny or Die: 10 Essential Tweets

CEO Dick Glover follows a healthy mix of comedy, tech, business and sports feeds.
Click to Avoid a Fashion Emergency
Entrepreneur Magazine

Click to Avoid a Fashion Emergency

Go Try It On brings crowdsourcing to bear on that age-old question: 'How do I look?'
From Concept to Market--in 10 Months Flat
Inventing

From Concept to Market--in 10 Months Flat

How one entrepreneur navigated the inventing minefield and brought his idea for bass-thumping travel speakers to life

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