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Barbara Corcoran's 6 Pearls of Wisdom for Young Treps

Ahead of her keynote address at Entrepreneur's annual Growth Conference, here are some of her choicest gems of advice for young entrepreneurs.
How TechStars Gave an iPhone Relocation App a Boost
Startup Financing

How TechStars Gave an iPhone Relocation App a Boost

An app that eases the packing-up process gets some help from the New York City incubator of startup accelerator TechStars.
CrowdCheck Helps Startups Navigate Crowdfunding Laws
Startup Financing

CrowdCheck Helps Startups Navigate Crowdfunding Laws

Companies are lining up to help 'treps navigate new crowdfunding laws. Here's one to watch.
Entrepreneur Cafes Help Feed Local Startups
Startup Basics

Entrepreneur Cafes Help Feed Local Startups

Fundraisers in West Virginia nurture fledgling businesses and help create a culture of entrepreneurship in the state.
Exclusive Q&A with Shark Tank's Investors
Startup Financing

Exclusive Q&A with Shark Tank's Investors

Get inside the mind's of the business and investment experts at the heart of ABC's powerhouse entrepreneurship show Shark Tank, as they dish on what it takes to make it in the world of business.
Crowdfunding Site Gives Startups and Small Businesses a Boost
Startup Financing

Crowdfunding Site Gives Startups and Small Businesses a Boost

A spin on crowdfunding, Smallknot, asks customers to support local businesses.
Can Your Startup Snare the Likes of Billionaire Investor Richard Branson?
Angel Investors

Can Your Startup Snare the Likes of Billionaire Investor Richard Branson?

After landing a top-dollar investment from the famed entrepreneur, the young founders of MySocialCloud.com have found continued success. But could their strategy work for you?
Closing the African-American Startup Gap (Opinion)
Starting a Business

Closing the African-American Startup Gap (Opinion)

Targeted minority-lending programs have had only limited success in encouraging new-business creation among minorities. Could crowd-funding help close the startup gap?
When Investor Likability Can Make or Break a Deal
Startup Financing

When Investor Likability Can Make or Break a Deal

Why two grandmothers chose personality over money for the shark's investment in their candy business.
The Advantages of Seller Financing For Startups
Startup Financing

The Advantages of Seller Financing For Startups

Seller financing has advantages for both sides of a deal.
3 Rookie Entrepreneurial Mistakes from 'Start-Ups: Silicon Valley'
Startup Financing

3 Rookie Entrepreneurial Mistakes from 'Start-Ups: Silicon Valley'

BravoTV debuted a new reality show based on startups, but the format is more frat party than computer geek.
3 Critical Elements of an Investor Pitch
Startup Financing

3 Critical Elements of an Investor Pitch

You only have a few minutes to convince an investor to fund your startup. Improve your pitch with these essentials.
Insider's Guide to How to Fund Your Startup
Startup Financing

Insider's Guide to How to Fund Your Startup

How you fund your startup will play a deciding role in the company you build.
What Two Tech Startups Learned at a Business Accelerator
Business Management

What Two Tech Startups Learned at a Business Accelerator

One of the most attractive reasons for a startup to participate in a business growth program is the expert guidance. Here is an inside look at some of the most common -- and best -- advice they get.
3 Lessons From Shark Tank on How to Make Your Business More Likable
Startup Financing

3 Lessons From Shark Tank on How to Make Your Business More Likable

Are you likable? It could be the key to your business becoming more profitable.
Startup Basics

All About 'Young' Entrepreneurs

Between 'Shark Tank' poaching for young entrepreneurs and big-brand sponsored contests focusing on the younger set, the list of available funding and support opportunities for founders goes on.
Keys to a Thriving Startup Scene From VC Veteran Brad Feld
Startup Financing

Keys to a Thriving Startup Scene From VC Veteran Brad Feld

Brad Feld of the VC firm Foundry Group has funded some the biggest tech success stories of the last decade. He shares his thoughts about the state of the startup scene.
Why One Young Entrepreneur Turned Down Mark Cuban on Shark Tank
Startup Financing

Why One Young Entrepreneur Turned Down Mark Cuban on Shark Tank

A recent grad reveals why he walked away from $200,000 for his coat-check technology.
BrandYourself Helps Users Clean up Their Online Identity
Startup Financing

BrandYourself Helps Users Clean up Their Online Identity

DIY web platform helps clear up possible identity mix-ups online that could cost you business or your reputation.
Two Entrepreneurs' Marketing Plan: Crowdfunding a Reality Show
Startup Financing

Two Entrepreneurs' Marketing Plan: Crowdfunding a Reality Show

Startup:NYC pilot lacks drama to hook audiences and funding.
How Shark Tank Is Changing Angel Investing
Startup Financing

How Shark Tank Is Changing Angel Investing

Competition based reality show-style pitch events are popping up around the country.
The Email That Snagged an Investment from Shark Tank's Mark Cuban
Startup Financing

The Email That Snagged an Investment from Shark Tank's Mark Cuban

You don't have to go on Shark Tank to catch the eye of a major league angel investor. Here's how one entrepreneur got funding by just sending an email.
Kickstarter's New Rules for Entrepreneurs
Startup Financing

Kickstarter's New Rules for Entrepreneurs

Three new steps to keep in mind when submitting your project to the popular crowdfunding site.
Rock The Post's Tanya Prive on the Future of Crowdfunding
Startup Financing

Rock The Post's Tanya Prive on the Future of Crowdfunding

This start-up crowdfunding site isn't just up against giants like Kickstarter and Indiegogo, it also has the JOBS Act to contend with. Here, the founder dishes on the site's progress and overcoming obstacles.
The Shark Tank Effect: Top Success Stories from the First 3 Seasons
Startup Financing

The Shark Tank Effect: Top Success Stories from the First 3 Seasons

Just in time for the premiere of season four, a look back at 11 of Shark Tank's most successful entrepreneurs.
Startup Basics

How to Raise Real Cash for Your Startup

Small business expert Kevin Hiser of QStart Labs answers readersÂ’ top questions about entrepreneurship.
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