Matthew Toren

Matthew Toren

Serial Entrepreneur, Mentor and co-founder of YoungEntrepreneur.com

Matthew Toren is a serial entrepreneur, mentor, investor and co-founder of YoungEntrepreneur.com. He is co-author, with his brother Adam, of Kidpreneurs and Small Business, BIG Vision: Lessons on How to Dominate Your Market from Self-Made Entrepreneurs Who Did it Right (Wiley). He's based in Vancouver, B.C.

The Experts Agree: Great Entrepreneurs Keep Good Company
Community

The Experts Agree: Great Entrepreneurs Keep Good Company

Three experts have written that to really get ahead in life and business, you need to be surrounded by people who care for and support you.
'Infuse Your Personal Passion Into Everything You Do'
Niche marketing

'Infuse Your Personal Passion Into Everything You Do'

A laser-focus on an underserved market can help catapult your entrepreneurial success, as in the case of these two business owners.
4 Startup Founders Under 30 to Keep an Eye On
Young Entrepreneurs

4 Startup Founders Under 30 to Keep an Eye On

They're young and already changing the status quo. Discover and follow these four young entrepreneurs as they rise up.
Craft an Effective 'About' Page in 3 Simple Steps
Websites

Craft an Effective 'About' Page in 3 Simple Steps

This page, which introduces you and your product to website visitors, can bring in new customers to your business if done well.
Every Entrepreneur Should Know These 3 Essentials About Crowdfunding
Crowdfunding

Every Entrepreneur Should Know These 3 Essentials About Crowdfunding

What you may not know about this emerging industry could be keeping you back from opportunities.
3 Great Books By and For Female Entrepreneurs
Books

3 Great Books By and For Female Entrepreneurs

Men and women alike will take inspiration and encouragement reading the particular challenges these entrepreneurs overcame.
3 Books That Will Help Change The Way You Think About Sales
Books

3 Books That Will Help Change The Way You Think About Sales

Even if the word makes you cringe, entrepreneurship and sales are intertwined. Learn to see sales differently with these three great reads.
5 Keys to Successful Sibling Partnerships
Family Businesses

5 Keys to Successful Sibling Partnerships

Family may come first, but follow these five tried-and-tested tips to ensure your relationship can survive and thrive as a business partnership.
Be You, It's What True Entrepreneurs Do
Personality

Be You, It's What True Entrepreneurs Do

Doing things your way and letting your personality shine can build up your courage, confidence and compassion.
3 Alternatives for People Who Hate Networking Events
Networking

3 Alternatives for People Who Hate Networking Events

The old ways of networking are dying. There are options to build organic relationships that every entrepreneur can utilize and enjoy at the same time.
Does a Work-Life Balance Exist for Entrepreneurs? Not Really.
Work-Life Balance

Does a Work-Life Balance Exist for Entrepreneurs? Not Really.

Three quotes shine a light on this much-discussed topic. The bottom line: Don't dive in until you're really ready to commit.
If You Want a Better Outcome, Take Better Actions
Success Strategies

If You Want a Better Outcome, Take Better Actions

There's only so much you can control, but it's how you act that usually determines your circumstances.
Marissa Explains It All: 5 Motivating Quotes From Yahoo's CEO
Yahoo

Marissa Explains It All: 5 Motivating Quotes From Yahoo's CEO

Some insights and takeaways from Marissa Mayer on her two-year anniversary as chief executive.
3 Problems That Became Opportunities to Change the World
Innovation

3 Problems That Became Opportunities to Change the World

Roadblocks can be a vision to a better world if you change your perception.
3 Questions to Ask Yourself Daily as You Roll Out of Bed
Mornings

3 Questions to Ask Yourself Daily as You Roll Out of Bed

What's the first thing you say, think or do when you wake up each morning? These queries can change your life -- and someone else's.