Entrepreneur: Latest from Catherine Clifford 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 Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:48:00 GMT Everything You Need for a Winning Crowdfunding Campaign (Infographic) Here's a statistical breakdown of all of the completed campaigns on Indiegogo and Kickstarter as of early August. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:48:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236974 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236974 7 Secrets From the Man Who Turned a Kickstarter Flop Into the Most Successful Campaign Ever The first time Ryan Grepper took his tricked-out cooler idea to Kickstarter, he failed to make his $125,000 goal. The second time, his cooler became the most funded project in Kickstarter history. Here’s what he learned. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:42:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236882 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236882 How A Brooklyn Co-Working Space Is Looking to Compete on the Global-Manufacturing Stage Marcel Botha, an entrepreneur working out of an innovative co-working space in Brooklyn, talks about how he was able to rapidly prototype an ergonomically designed baby spoon thanks to 3-D printing technology. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236685 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236685 Support Innovation: Buy Gifts With True Startup Spirit This Holiday Season Thanksgiving may feel a million miles away, but it -- and the holiday shopping season -- will be here before you know it. Spend your holiday shopping dollars investing in entrepreneurs and their innovations. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:48:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236846 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236846 By 2017, the App Market Will Be a $77 Billion Industry (Infographic) Mobile phone users are spending more and more time using apps. Here’s a look at what they are using and how much they are paying for those apps. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:12:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236832 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236832 Innovation vs. Regulation Fight Continues as Airbnb Reveals Host Names to NY’s AG Lodging-rental platform AirBnB announced that it is turning over the personal information of 124 New York City hosts at the behest of the attorney general. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:37:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236795 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236795 How to Manage the Unsexy Side of Rapid Expansion Pop-up dining startup Dinner Lab was hiring new employees every five days in its early growth phase. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236463 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236463 Meet the Newest Member of Kickstarter's Million-Dollar Club This startup has entered an elite and growing group that has raised seven figures on the popular crowdfunding site. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:17:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236756 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236756 Waiting for That 'Light Bulb' Moment? Don't. Jim Koch launched the Boston Beer Company from his kitchen table in 1984. Now, 30 years later, the leader of the craft brewing movement is doing more than $700 million in sales. Here’s what he learned about starting up. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236431 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236431 Looking to Be Everywhere, Uber Opens Its API to Big-Name Companies The ridesharing company has released a feature that allows third-party companies like Trip Advisor, Starbucks and United Airlines to embed the Uber service into their own mobile applications. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:18:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236682 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236682 Lyft COO Exits, Says Controversial NYC Launch Isn't the Reason The COO of Lyft is leaving the company, taking his entire operations staff with him. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236646 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236646 With $9 Million and Counting, This Cooler Could Become the No. 1 Kickstarter Campaign Ever The Coolest -- a cooler that comes equipped with a rechargeable blender for mixed drinks, a smartphone charger and other goodies -- is currently the second most funded project in the crowdfunding site’s history. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:29:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236644 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236644 Sam Adams Founder: 'You Can't Expect More of Your People Than You Expect of Yourself' Jim Koch, the founder of Boston Beer Company, gives his best leadership advice after three decades at the helm of the brewhouse that makes Sam Adams beer. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236200 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236200 Want Angel Investors? Here's What You Need to Know Right Now. (Infographic) A snapshot of where angel investors are putting their money. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 20:20:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236279 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236279 Uber Unveils Carpooling Option to Make Trips Cheaper The San Francisco-based taxi alternative announces UberPool, an option for strangers going in the same direction to hitch a ride together and share the cost. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 16:22:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236266 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236266 Leadership Lessons From a Corporate Trailblazer Who Has Managed 70,000 Employees Vicki Escarra started her professional career as a flight attendant and eventually became Delta's first female executive. Today, she heads up a global finance network for entrepreneurs in underprivileged countries around the world. Here's what she's learned along the way. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236255 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236255 A Poor, Sleepy Border Town Just Won Billionaire Entrepreneur Elon Musk's Business Brownsville, Texas, will be home to the world's first commercial rocket launch complex, built by SpaceX. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 17:25:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236229 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236229 Email Sucks and Other Advice on Building Company Culture When your employees are scattered across the country, catalyzing a sense of camaraderie among them can be a challenge. Here’s how one startup does it. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236053 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236053 The Web Is a Content War. Here's How to Win. (Infographic) A look at the relative effectiveness of videos, blog posts, infographics, case studies and other online storytelling tools. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15:48:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236182 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236182 Why the Founder of Papa John's Doesn’t Believe in Managing Employees John Schnatter, father of the global billion-dollar pizza franchise, explains how he builds a ‘culture of entrepreneurship’ that encourages employees to motivate themselves. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235950 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235950 What Does a Multibillion-Dollar Corporation Want With Crowdfunding? Equity crowdfunding company Circle Up announces a partnership with the behemoth Johnson & Johnson. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:54:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236140 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236140 Staples Wants You to Crowdfund Your Way Onto Its Shelves Staples and crowdfunding site Fundable have teamed up to launch a contest for entrepreneurs. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 13:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236124 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236124 Stress, Anxiety, Loneliness: How This Entrepreneur Lost Himself and Bounced Back Stronger Brian Bordainick built a $16 million company in less than two years. At one point in his journey, Bordainick 'snapped' and he had to work to get his feet back on the ground. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:10:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236107 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236107 The 'Aha!' Moments of Famous Inventors (Infographic) A look at the realizations that inspired the founders of Apple, Ikea, WhatsApp and other massively successful businesses. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236098 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236098 To Compete With Giants, 'Bring Your Small-Business Game' Boston Beer Company, the maker of Samuel Adams, is the leader of the craft beer movement. But founder Jim Koch is also playing against beer titans such as MillerCoors and Anheuser-Busch InBev. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235953 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235953 Wait For Perfect or Charge Forward? Lessons From Lyft's Controversial NYC Launch. The San Francisco-based peer-to-peer ridesharing app has suffered a few setbacks in its launch into the New York City market. Here’s what other entrepreneurs can learn from Lyft’s Big Apple rollout. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:10:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236084 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236084 Customized Ecommerce Meets 3-D Printing in Amazon's New Online Store Customers can design and create their own products in a new online shop announced by the Seattle-based ecommerce giant today. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235998 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235998 This Startup's Secret Sauce: Employees First, Customers Second Dinner Lab, which hosts pop-up dinners in overlooked, underused spaces across the country, empowers its staff with an important sense of ownership. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235774 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235774 Ride-Sharing Startup Lyft Is Coming to NYC (Yes, For Real This Time) After its first launch was held up by New York State Supreme Court, the San Francisco-based company is set to hit the streets in the Big Apple starting tonight. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:10:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235967 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235967 A Device to Help You Sleep Better Raises Almost $500K in Two Days on Kickstarter James Proud, a former Thiel Fellow, has come up with a sleep-tracking system that is getting lots of love from the crowd. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235933 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235933