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.

Start a Business on a Bare-Bones Budget With These 3 Lean Tips
Starting a Business

Start a Business on a Bare-Bones Budget With These 3 Lean Tips

Follow this advice to maximize your budget and stretch your bottom line.
Meet the CEO Who Took His Teen Son to a $55 Million Funding Meeting
Family

Meet the CEO Who Took His Teen Son to a $55 Million Funding Meeting

The CEO of a marketing and sales software company used a business trip as an opportunity to bond with his 18 year old.
5 Gandhi Quotes to Inspire Taking on Your Mission
Inspiration

5 Gandhi Quotes to Inspire Taking on Your Mission

Have courage and blaze a trail with advice from the history-making activist on the anniversary of his birth.
5 Habits of Healthy, Happy and Wise Entrepreneurs
Happiness

5 Habits of Healthy, Happy and Wise Entrepreneurs

It starts with changing your mindset, then following through with consistent action.
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.
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.