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.

2014's Surprising Anniversaries and Milestones
Innovation

2014's Surprising Anniversaries and Milestones

Looking back at the year's broken records, big birthdays and groundbreaking achievements.
2014's Weird, Wild, Jaw-Dropping Innovations
Innovation

2014's Weird, Wild, Jaw-Dropping Innovations

The future is now – check out some of the awesome innovations that turned heads this year.
Mensch on a Bench: How This Toy Went from Kickstarter to 'Shark Tank' in Two Years
Shark Tank

Mensch on a Bench: How This Toy Went from Kickstarter to 'Shark Tank' in Two Years

Inspired by his son's 'elf envy,' the Mensch on a Bench creator Neal Hoffman is taking the toy landscape by storm – and is hoping to do the same with the 'sharks.'
Stay on Top of Things With These 5 Helpful Apps
Apps

Stay on Top of Things With These 5 Helpful Apps

We can all use a little help with logistics -- give these organization apps a try.
It Begins: Kohl's to Stay Open for More Than 100 Hours Before Christmas
Holiday Shopping

It Begins: Kohl's to Stay Open for More Than 100 Hours Before Christmas

The retailer is set to run a shopping marathon leading up to the holidays. And it isn't the only one.
With FAA Slow With Drone Approval, Amazon Looks Elsewhere
Legal

With FAA Slow With Drone Approval, Amazon Looks Elsewhere

Pushing back against the FAA's regulation process, the Internet giant aims to take its research and development abroad.
The 11 Must-Use Social Media Strategies to Expand Your Brand
Business Circle

The 11 Must-Use Social Media Strategies to Expand Your Brand

Elevate your company to new heights by going off the beaten track.
Think Carefully Before Seeking Funding (Infographic)
Startup Basics

Think Carefully Before Seeking Funding (Infographic)

Ask yourself some simple questions before you pursue funding.
Ralph Baer, Video-Game Pioneer, Dies at 92
Innovation

Ralph Baer, Video-Game Pioneer, Dies at 92

The man known as the 'father of video games' never stopped inventing.
Scientists to Search for Earth-Like Planets with World's Largest Telescope
Innovation

Scientists to Search for Earth-Like Planets with World's Largest Telescope

Funds have been secured for the appropriately named 'European Extremely Large Telescope.'
Make Hacking Harder (Infographic)
How To

Make Hacking Harder (Infographic)

Prioritize security to keep your company's data safe.
Get This: Sony Hack Reveals Company Stored Passwords in Folder Labeled 'Password'
Passwords

Get This: Sony Hack Reveals Company Stored Passwords in Folder Labeled 'Password'

The security breach brings to light some of the worst password-protecting practices.
Here's How to Make the Most Out of Your Client Relationships
Customer Service

Here's How to Make the Most Out of Your Client Relationships

How to help your customers without wasting your time, or theirs.
11 Ways to Avoid Distractions and Stay Focused
Productivity

11 Ways to Avoid Distractions and Stay Focused

Here are a few tips that will help you concentrate better.
In Ecommerce Push, Tumblr Adds 'Buy,' 'Browse' Buttons
Ecommerce

In Ecommerce Push, Tumblr Adds 'Buy,' 'Browse' Buttons

The growing social platform has added action buttons to posts from four partners, including Etsy and Kickstarter.