Entrepreneur: Latest from Eve Gumpel http://www.entrepreneur.com The latest small business tips and advice from Entrepreneur.com. en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 05 Jan 2011 00:00:00 GMT Strides in Entrepreneurship Education <p>When he was 16 years old, Michael Simmons (now 29) and his friend Calvin Newport were the only students in their high school with a business -- a web development company called Princeton WebSolutions. Next, college student Simmons wrote a book -- <i> The Student Success Manifesto</i>.&nbsp;</p> <p>That, in turn, led to a variety of speaking engagements, which served Wed, 05 Jan 2011 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219010 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219010 How to Be a Better Leader in 2011 If you&#039;re eager to put the past year behind you and start fresh, you&#039;ve got plenty of company. More companies are shifting focus from tactical topics, such as sales, to more strategic topics, such as leadership, according to AmyK Hutchens of AmyK International Inc., a leadership and sales training company based in San Diego, Calif. "Everyone was so focused on surviving and cutting, they&#039;re just now looking up and r Thu, 30 Dec 2010 12:00:01 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219005 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219005 Get Set for Small Business Saturday Cinda Baxter has been committed to a singular calling for the past 18 months, exhorting Americans to recommit to independent small businesses and devote $50 per month to three small businesses of their choice. In April 2009, she wrote a blog about what she called the 3/50 Project and published a website. The campaign hit viral pay dirt, and she&#039;s been touring the country ever since, speaking at trade shows, national Sat, 20 Nov 2010 00:00:01 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/218957 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/218957 Capitalism Trumps Middle Eastern Enmity A group of 14 Palestinians and Israelis are working hard in San Diego, Calif., this week, collaborating on potentially innovative food products for the U.S. market. Yes, you read that correctly. Palestinians and Israelis, working together to reach a common goal. Capitalism, it seems, neatly trumps political enmity. "It&#039;s fascinating to see how well Israelis and Palestinians work together when we&#039;re not talking abou Wed, 18 Aug 2010 09:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/218868 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/218868 Entrepreneur Succeeds With Wit and Grit It's all about being creative,' says Tina Aldatz, who faced her now-or-never moment and landed on her feet. Wed, 12 May 2010 17:20:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217914 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217914 The Logic of Dermalogica British immigrant puts her skin-care training to work in America--for herself and U.S. estheticians. Wed, 05 May 2010 16:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217890 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217890 How to Attract Corporate Sponsors Use these 9 tips to do what you love and find a company willing to foot the bill. Wed, 24 Feb 2010 17:16:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217913 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217913 Become an Online Retailer--Instantly It's no joke. Jennifer Gault-Varner builds turnkey websites for sale, then teaches you how to make them a success. Sat, 14 Nov 2009 16:12:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217889 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217889 Brush Aside the Obstacles Fitness and weight-loss guru Suzy Prudden has gone from famous to penniless--and back again. Sun, 08 Nov 2009 14:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217920 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217920 The Accidental Inventor While solving her own problem, Jodi Pliszka developed a bankable product. Tue, 18 Aug 2009 15:53:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217887 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217887 How to Design the Ideal Home Office Professional designer Jo Heinz describes how to make your office a welcome, efficient and productive place to work. Thu, 09 Jul 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/202566 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/202566 Like Sinatra, She Did It Her Way Being a bit of a maverick proves to be Tova Borgnine's route to success. Wed, 01 Jul 2009 16:34:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217933 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217933 From Accidental Entrepreneur to NAWBO President NAWBO President Cynthia McClain-Hill considers her professional talents a way to contribute to civic well-being of her world. Sun, 08 Mar 2009 11:34:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218027 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218027 The 3 M's of Starting a Business Market demand. Market size and structure. Money. Explore them all before diving into your startup. Thu, 19 Feb 2009 17:07:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218076 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218076 6 Keys to Start a Successful Business An entrepreneur explains how you get ready to start your business Mon, 16 Feb 2009 16:44:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218067 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218067 2 Women Make Video Game History Microsoft validates their concepts by bringing them to its Xbox platform. Thu, 12 Feb 2009 14:51:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217924 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217924 Like Water, Only Better Hint is healthy water, without sugar or calories--and its fans include diabetics, athletes, teenagers and even stars. Sun, 25 Jan 2009 11:27:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218026 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218026 20 Years of Advocacy and Education We explore the dynamics of bringing the first male employee into an all-female work environment. Sun, 18 Jan 2009 16:26:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218063 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218063 High-Powered Hollywood Dealmaker It wasn't an easy road, but would-be rock star Dina LaPolt is now a successful attorney in the entertainment industry. Sat, 13 Dec 2008 10:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218013 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218013 Franchise Frontrunners Female franchise leaders offer advice and encouragement to would-be entrepreneurs and franchisors. Sat, 13 Dec 2008 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218012 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218012 Love What You Do If you can't do what you love, find something to be passionate about and develop whatever that is. Tue, 11 Nov 2008 16:38:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217893 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217893 Activist. Advocate. Game Changer Terry Neese says women business owners have the ability to shape the political landscape in their favor. Fri, 31 Oct 2008 13:21:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218029 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218029 There's No Easy Path to Success It takes hard work, long hours, outperforming your competition--and reinventing yourself every day. Thu, 30 Oct 2008 13:29:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218030 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218030 Don't Grow Too Fast Have the right people in place so you're ready to expand, but don't bite off more than you can chew. Thu, 16 Oct 2008 11:09:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218023 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218023 Recipe for Growth: the Right People Persistence Pinnacle's Nina Vaca says that 'being surrounded by the right people' is the No. 1 factor in her company's success. Wed, 15 Oct 2008 11:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218022 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218022 Proven Ways to Expand Your Business These entrepreneurs found a variety of approaches to successful growth. Wed, 04 Jun 2008 16:56:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218072 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218072 Working With My Mom Mothers and daughters say that owning a business together is rewarding--and fun. Fri, 09 May 2008 14:23:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218041 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218041 Yoga Stretches into New Arenas The industry is booming, and entrepreneurial ventures are expanding its reach. Fri, 18 Apr 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/194014 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/194014 Diving into the Mainstream In observance of Black History Month, we look at black women's entrepreneurial experience in America, today and in the past. Thu, 21 Feb 2008 10:42:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218014 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218014 Secrets of Success 3 'Remarkable Women' explain how they've grown their businesses. Thu, 17 Jan 2008 16:53:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218071 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218071