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Does Your Business Idea Pass the 4 a.m. Test?
Starting a Business

Does Your Business Idea Pass the 4 a.m. Test?

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian advises aspiring entrepreneurs to think carefully before they decide to start a business.
Lauren Covello
Reddit's Alexis Ohanian on Dealing With Tragedy While Starting a Business
Personal Health

Reddit's Alexis Ohanian on Dealing With Tragedy While Starting a Business

The 32-year-old entrepreneur suffered a serious personal loss in the early days of launching Reddit.
Lauren Covello
Reddit's Alexis Ohanian on How to Learn the Market for Your New Business
Opportunity

Reddit's Alexis Ohanian on How to Learn the Market for Your New Business

The Reddit co-founder explains how he was able to pursue opportunities in a number of diverse industries.
Nina Zipkin
How Reddit Has Been Forced to Evolve
Reddit

How Reddit Has Been Forced to Evolve

The user-generated news site known as a place of unfettered free speech has had to make tough calls about everything from revenge porn to racist forums.
Lauren Covello
Think You're a Disruptor? Consider This First.
Control What You Can

Think You're a Disruptor? Consider This First.

Find out what led entrepreneurs like Russell Simmons and Reddit's Alexis Ohanian to dream up new ventures.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
3 Ways to Reboot and Refocus -- Weekly Tips
Weekly Tips Roundup

3 Ways to Reboot and Refocus -- Weekly Tips

This week's experts include Reddit's Alexis Ohanian and Gary Vaynerchuk.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Reddit Co-Founder Alexis Ohanian: Building a Business Mostly Isn't Fun
Entrepreneur360 Conference

Reddit Co-Founder Alexis Ohanian: Building a Business Mostly Isn't Fun

Ohanian, an investor and advisor to at least 100 startups, joyfully warned an audience at the Entrepreneur360 about the travails of entrepreneurship.
Peter Page
Ex-Reddit CEO Says He Resigned Because 'It Wasn't Supposed to Be This Hard.' Hmmm.
Resignation

Ex-Reddit CEO Says He Resigned Because 'It Wasn't Supposed to Be This Hard.' Hmmm.

He also concedes that a dispute over office space with the company's board was a factor.
Laura Entis
Y Combinator Partner on Crowdfunding: It Makes Our Job Harder
Crowdfunding

Y Combinator Partner on Crowdfunding: It Makes Our Job Harder

Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of social news site Reddit and partner at startup accelerator Y Combinator, talks about how platforms like Kickstarter are making his role as a startup investor more challenging.
Catherine Clifford
Reddit Founder on Startup Success: Identify a Genuine Need and Fill It
Ready To Launch

Reddit Founder on Startup Success: Identify a Genuine Need and Fill It

Alexis Ohanian on the importance of creating a new tech product or service that solves a problem in people's lives.
Alexis Ohanian
Tech Entrepreneurs Urge Presidential Candidates to Consider Internet Freedom
Business Accelerated

Tech Entrepreneurs Urge Presidential Candidates to Consider Internet Freedom

Members of 'Internet 2012' will hit the road next month to spread the word about bills they say could threaten free sharing of information online.
Jason Fell
Tech Entrepreneurs Sign 'Declaration of Internet Freedom' Petition
Business Accelerated

Tech Entrepreneurs Sign 'Declaration of Internet Freedom' Petition

More than 100 groups and individuals show support for another effort against legislation they say threatens free information sharing online.
Jason Fell