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.

30 Recent Stories

Business Ideas

Stay Hungry

How Peter D'Amato's strange obsession made him America's biggest dealer of carnivorous plants
Building a Website

Website Building for the Rest of Us

Yola lets you take online matters into your own hands.
Success Stories

Website to Watch: Facebook for Foodies

Foodbuzz.com brings together food lovers who document their kitchen adventures online.
Entrepreneur Magazine

The Computer vs. the Cool Girl

Resale is hot in this economy, which is why there's a franchise for hip new threads. But can you really program that judgy girl behind the counter?

Franchises That Went Boom or Bust

A look back at the wacky concepts that exploded (and imploded) in an instant.
Success Stories

Photo Editing Smorgasbord

Picnik.com makes manipulating and distributing photos a real picnic--even for the uninitiated.
Office Tech

Can't Live With/Can't Live Without: Google Chrome

Is Google's stripped-down web browser the best choice for busy entrepreneurs? Two business owners face off.
Business Ideas

He's Really Big This Year

Recession? What recession? Not for professional Santas.
Online Marketing

Where the Connected Get Clued In

Mashable.com went from social media tracker to sensation in its own right.
Management & Operations

I'll Have My Avatar Call Your Avatar

With Protosphere software, it's possible to have a meeting without actually...meeting.
Office Tech

Can't Live With/Can't Live Without Mobile Me

Is Apple's over-the-air application that syncs contacts, e-mail and events across devices a critical tool for mobile entrepreneurs?
Building a Website

The New Tastemakers

Social media meets online retailing at ThisNext.com, making everyone a critic.
Building a Website

The Cookbook Remixed

Tastebook.com gives cooking junkies a better method for recipe madness.
Success Stories

Inside an Online Bazaar

Artisans and consumers converge at Etsy.com, a perpetual global art festival.
Success Stories

What's in Your Carry-On?

Shop owner and fashion designer Ilaria Urbinati fills us in on her carry-on must-haves.
Business Management

Find Your Purpose

Roy Spence explains why entrepreneurs are the key to our economic future.
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