Linda Lacina

Linda Lacina

Linda Lacina is a special reports editor at Entrepreneur.com. Her work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Smart Money, Dow Jones MarketWatch and Family Circle. Email her at llacina@entrepreneur.com.

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Pivoting? Keep this in Mind.
Grow Your Business

Pivoting? Keep this in Mind.

Give your company the time it needs to make important business changes pay off.
Dueling Rulings Put Obamacare Subsidies for 5 Million at Risk
The 'Treps

Dueling Rulings Put Obamacare Subsidies for 5 Million at Risk

Two courts disagree on whether the Internal Revenue Service can provide subsidies to those purchasing health insurance on the federal health insurance exchange.
ScotusBlog Trolls the Dumb, Angry People Who Yell at It by Mistake
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ScotusBlog Trolls the Dumb, Angry People Who Yell at It by Mistake

We collect the 10 most sarcastic, funny and bewildered reactions the independent news agency had when it was trolled by mistake following the Supreme Court ruling yesterday.
Barbie Has More LinkedIn Followers Than You
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Barbie Has More LinkedIn Followers Than You

The iconic doll has joined the career networking site, breaking barriers for fictional characters everywhere.
Worried About Your Competition? Worry About This Instead.
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Worried About Your Competition? Worry About This Instead.

Think just outside the box to ensure your company stays ahead of rivals and is not a slave to trends.
Naming Your Business? Read this First.
Marketing

Naming Your Business? Read this First.

Don't worry about being hip. Worry about being memorable.
Got a Career or Business Question? Ask Barbie.
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Got a Career or Business Question? Ask Barbie.

The world’s most business-savvy doll shares advice with the help of real-world female CEOs in a Twitter chat today.
Limor Fried on What's Ahead for Manufacturing
Technology

Limor Fried on What's Ahead for Manufacturing

This innovator predicts how maker technologies will change in years to come.
Why This College Entrepreneur is an Expert Scheduler
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Why This College Entrepreneur is an Expert Scheduler

Our College Entrepreneur of 2012 reveals his secrets to staying on top of his to-do list.
Investing in Infrastructure Helped Adafruit Industries Expand
Technology

Investing in Infrastructure Helped Adafruit Industries Expand

In this video, founder Limor Fried explains how organic growth helped the company invest and grow.
Limor Fried: Pink Hair, Managing Growth and Keeping It Real
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Limor Fried: Pink Hair, Managing Growth and Keeping It Real

Adjusting to growth - and success - isn't easy. We talked to the founder of Adafruit Industries on keeping a company grounded.
Tip for Student 'Treps: Tap into Resources at Your College
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Tip for Student 'Treps: Tap into Resources at Your College

Your professors and your fellow students are among the great resources available to student business owners.
What’s Roughly the Size of 9.4 Trillion DVDs? (Infographic)
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What’s Roughly the Size of 9.4 Trillion DVDs? (Infographic)

The world of ‘big data’ will balloon in years to come.
Time Management Tips From a College Entrepreneur
The 'Treps

Time Management Tips From a College Entrepreneur

Our College Entrepreneur of 2012 explains how he juggles school and his company.
Remember: Customer Success is Easier Than Customer Acquisition
Grow Your Business

Remember: Customer Success is Easier Than Customer Acquisition

Our College Entrepreneur of 2012 explains what he's learned about business and himself since co-founding his company.
Can Your Crowdfunding Campaign Compete?
Money

Can Your Crowdfunding Campaign Compete?

These tips can help level the crowdfunding playing field.
What's Changed -- and What Hasn't -- Since Winning Entrepreneur of 2012
Starting a Business

What's Changed -- and What Hasn't -- Since Winning Entrepreneur of 2012

Limor Fried describes the growth her company has experienced since being recognized in our annual entrepreneurship competition.
Raising Money for Your Business? Consider These Tips.
Money

Raising Money for Your Business? Consider These Tips.

Being savvy about your time and money can maximize your resources as you bootstrap your business.
Ready For Greatness? Be Our Entrepreneur of 2014
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Ready For Greatness? Be Our Entrepreneur of 2014

There's still time to enter our annual contest recognizing game-changing business owners from across the country.
College Entrepreneur of 2012 Winner: 'We're Focusing on Our Next Step, Not the Last Step'
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College Entrepreneur of 2012 Winner: 'We're Focusing on Our Next Step, Not the Last Step'

Bryan Silverman talks about life after winning our top award for college business owners.
Entrepreneur of 2012 Winner: Creating a Quality Product? 'That's Your Responsibility.'
Grow Your Business

Entrepreneur of 2012 Winner: Creating a Quality Product? 'That's Your Responsibility.'

AdaFruit's Limor Fried shares insights on the maker movement that can help any entrepreneur looking to manage growth.
Small Business Week: 3 Things You've Missed So Far
Money

Small Business Week: 3 Things You've Missed So Far

New funding options and Google launch are among what’s new for National Small Business Week.
Today: Free Online Events, Webinars for National Small Business Week
Starting a Business

Today: Free Online Events, Webinars for National Small Business Week

Feel like you’re there by livestreaming today’s Small Business Week workshops and inspiring speeches.
SBA Announces $2.5 Million Competition for Accelerators
Starting a Business

SBA Announces $2.5 Million Competition for Accelerators

The Small Business Administration is looking to level the funding playing field across the country.
How Big Data Helps Us Keep Pace (Infographic)
Technology

How Big Data Helps Us Keep Pace (Infographic)

Every minute, thousands of Tweets are sent, apps are downloaded and images are posted. Following these digital trails can provide interesting insights into consumer behaviors and needs.
Planning a MOOC? Keep This in Mind
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Planning a MOOC? Keep This in Mind

Thinking of teaching your own massive open online course? Our expert shares lessons drawn from first-hand experience.
The Company Turning Selfies Into Better-Fitting Bras
Lifestyle

The Company Turning Selfies Into Better-Fitting Bras

New technology to size women for bras though smartphone photos could unlock elusive ecommerce sales.
This Fitness App Redesigns to Give It a Competitive Edge
Technology

This Fitness App Redesigns to Give It a Competitive Edge

Runtastic goes beyond GPS tracking to grab new markets.
SXSW Stats That Might Surprise You (Infographic)
Social Media

SXSW Stats That Might Surprise You (Infographic)

New numbers give insight into everything from the best times to tweet to how to get the most guests for your after-parties.
Gary Vaynerchuk's Lessons for Life and Business
Lifestyle

Gary Vaynerchuk's Lessons for Life and Business

The entrepreneur, author and angel investor shared lessons with the crowd at SXSW that transcend the borders of Austin, Texas.

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