Nina Zipkin

Nina Zipkin

Staff Reporter. Covers media, tech, startups, culture and workplace trends.

Nina Zipkin is a staff reporter at Entrepreneur.com. She frequently covers media, tech, startups, culture and workplace trends.

5 Millennial Myths to Avoid
Fact vs Fiction

5 Millennial Myths to Avoid

Lead more. Stereotype less.
The Founder of Nail Polish Empire Essie Shares Advice on Overcoming Challenges
Overcoming Obstacles

The Founder of Nail Polish Empire Essie Shares Advice on Overcoming Challenges

Essie Weingarten wants to remind entrepreneurs that success takes time and commitment.
This Ex-Apple Engineer Just Launched a Furniture Company to Take On IKEA
Starting a Business

This Ex-Apple Engineer Just Launched a Furniture Company to Take On IKEA

Campaign founder Brad Sewell is hoping his company's no-tools-necessary, free shipping approach will fill a gap in the furniture market.
These Management Myths are Holding Your Team Back
Fact vs Fiction

These Management Myths are Holding Your Team Back

Don't bribe, back-down or hover.
Myths That Can Hold New Entrepreneurs Back
Fact vs Fiction

Myths That Can Hold New Entrepreneurs Back

Here are six ways you're making things harder for yourself.
Why Amazon Added a Pop-Up Loft in NYC
Startups

Why Amazon Added a Pop-Up Loft in NYC

The tech giant explains why it expanded its loft program to the East Coast this year.
The Robot Battle of Your Childhood Dreams Is Actually Happening
Robots

The Robot Battle of Your Childhood Dreams Is Actually Happening

Start your engines. A company called MegaBots is raising money on Kickstarter to prepare its 12,000-pound robot for a fight with a robot in Japan.
Amazon's Jeff Bezos Opens Line of Communication with Employees In Wake of Damning Article About Company Culture
Amazon

Amazon's Jeff Bezos Opens Line of Communication with Employees In Wake of Damning Article About Company Culture

The article described Amazon as a brutal workplace where unrelenting criticism, crying in cubicles and sleepless nights are the norm.
New York State's Chief Digital Officer Explains the Importance of User Experience
Power Players

New York State's Chief Digital Officer Explains the Importance of User Experience

Rachel Haot says innovation is powered by collaboration between the public and private sectors.
8 Luxe Innovations That Prove You Made It
You've Arrived

8 Luxe Innovations That Prove You Made It

When it's time to treat yourself, we've got some suggestions.
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For Makeup Mogul Bobbi Brown, Confidence Is the Key to Success
If I Knew Then

For Makeup Mogul Bobbi Brown, Confidence Is the Key to Success

'If you have something that you believe in, it doesn't matter what other people think.'
Zirtual Is Coming Back, But in a Different Form
Acquisitions

Zirtual Is Coming Back, But in a Different Form

The embattled virtual assistant service was bought by Startups.co, but it remains to be seen how much of the previous business model will stick.
Virtual Assistant Service Zirtual Abruptly Shuts Down
Failure

Virtual Assistant Service Zirtual Abruptly Shuts Down

The company surprised clients and employees Monday morning with an email announcing its closure.
Avoid These 8 Productivity Myths
Fact vs Fiction

Avoid These 8 Productivity Myths

Stay the course during the work day with these five productivity tips.
What Font Should You Use on Your Resume?
Job seekers

What Font Should You Use on Your Resume?

Here's a hint: Times New Roman is not your friend.