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.

Founder of Essie Nail Polish Says Drive, Commitment and Passion Are the Secrets to Building a Successful Company
Advice

Founder of Essie Nail Polish Says Drive, Commitment and Passion Are the Secrets to Building a Successful Company

Essie Weingarten says you have to live and breathe your brand and company mission.
Great Achievements: Tim Cook Gets Honored and an Important Drug Snags FDA Approval
Biotechnology

Great Achievements: Tim Cook Gets Honored and an Important Drug Snags FDA Approval

Get inspired by these recent wins for the entrepreneurial community.
4 Tips for Breaking Into an Industry You Know Nothing About
Ready To Launch

4 Tips for Breaking Into an Industry You Know Nothing About

How this couple successfully founded an ecommerce startup without knowing the first thing about high-end retail.
Does Ending a Text with a Period Make You a Cold, Unfeeling Garbage Person?
Communication

Does Ending a Text with a Period Make You a Cold, Unfeeling Garbage Person?

According to a new study, the punctuation mark is considered to be insincere.
Girls Who Code's Reshma Saujani: 'Everything I've Achieved Has Come From Perseverance'
If I Knew Then

Girls Who Code's Reshma Saujani: 'Everything I've Achieved Has Come From Perseverance'

Saujani is on track to educate 10,000 students by the end of 2015.
Has the True Identity of the Bitcoin Founder Finally Been Revealed?
Bitcoin

Has the True Identity of the Bitcoin Founder Finally Been Revealed?

The latest name to float to the surface in the hunt for Satoshi Nakamoto is Craig Steven Wright, an Australian entrepreneur and academic.
Do You Have the Right Stuff? NASA Is Looking for Astronaut Candidates.
NASA

Do You Have the Right Stuff? NASA Is Looking for Astronaut Candidates.

The application process is opening up for the first time since 2012.
The 7 Lifecycle Stages Every Business Experiences
Ready To Launch

The 7 Lifecycle Stages Every Business Experiences

Predictable Success CEO and founder Les McKeown explains how to take your startup from days of struggle to scaled success.
Microsoft's New Service Allows Businesses to Develop Apps Without Coding
Microsoft

Microsoft's New Service Allows Businesses to Develop Apps Without Coding

The new platform, called PowerApps, is available in preview.
Littlebits Founder: Want Kids Excited About STEM? Make Sure Parents Aren't Intimidated.
Technology

Littlebits Founder: Want Kids Excited About STEM? Make Sure Parents Aren't Intimidated.

Ayah Bdeir thinks that parents are key advocates to learning more about technology.
12 Founders on the Business Advice They Are Most Thankful For
Advice

12 Founders on the Business Advice They Are Most Thankful For

The latest Techstars NYC class shares the advice that has been most instrumental in helping them grow their businesses.
How Will You Register Your Drone? A Look at the Proposed Rules.
Drones

How Will You Register Your Drone? A Look at the Proposed Rules.

The newly proposed guidelines will be considered as the FAA and DOT draft the final rules.
Google Created a Star Trek-Inspired Wearable, But You'll Never See It
Wearable Tech

Google Created a Star Trek-Inspired Wearable, But You'll Never See It

The Star Trek communicator badge could have been a reality, but it never got beyond the testing stage.
Record-Breaking Ecommerce Sales and an 11-Year-Old's Hot Startup
Great Achievements

Record-Breaking Ecommerce Sales and an 11-Year-Old's Hot Startup

Get inspired by these recent wins for the entrepreneurial community.
5 Innovations Changing Work as We Know It
The Future of Work

5 Innovations Changing Work as We Know It

From robots to lasers, the future of your office is upon us.