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Oprah Winfrey's 3 Steps for Success

Oprah Winfrey's 3 Steps for Success

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As the 2012 graduation season winds down, we check in on the commencement addresses given by some of nation's top entrepreneurs. See if you can spot an inspiring tip or two.
June 5, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

Young 'Changemakers' Have Chance to Win Money for Social Ventures

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For budding social entrepreneurs, here's your chance to get noticed -- and land some start-up cash.
June 5, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

How High is Your Entrepreneurial Pain Tolerance?

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Getting through the often arduous startup period can be difficult for any entrepreneur — let alone someone who's starting up for the first time. Here's how to get equipped for the long haul.
June 1, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

How to Know When It's Time to Quit Your Day Job

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Keeping a steady job can help sustain you and yours while your business is just getting off the ground. Here are five factors to consider before letting go of your 9 to 5.
May 31, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

How to Start Up with Mom and Dad on Your Side

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The ties you form early will help mold you in life and in business. Here's how to keep your parents happy and on your side while you're starting up.
May 30, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

What Do Etsy, GroupMe and Stamped Have In Common? An Eye on Design

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Forget coders and engineers, some companies are touting their designers' acumen as what really helps them stand out.
May 28, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

7 Lessons Every Young Entrepreneur Can Learn From 'SharkTank'

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Even as the shark infested TV show can be intimidating, the business lessons are plentiful. Here are some inspired tips that even off-camera entrepreneurs can learn.
May 24, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship as a Career Choice for New Grads Gets Some Respect

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While the number of employed young people remains desperately low, some experts suggest entrepreneurship as an increasingly worthy option.
May 14, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
A Young Fitness Business Inspired by Mom

A Young Fitness Business Inspired by Mom

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Giving thanks on Mother's Day -- and every other day -- is capitol for one young trep who looked to his mom for inspiration.
May 12, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

A Note to Young Treps: Put Down the Ramen

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When it comes to launching a business, you don't have to live so lean that you're having to sacrifice every nicety. Here are three tips for starting up with some cash in your pocket.
May 9, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

What a Business Degree Doesn't Teach You about Entrepreneurship

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If putting off starting up to start school is the best choice for you, make sure you pack these three lessons into your coursework.
May 2, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

5 Recession-Era Recovery Strategies for Young Entrepreneurs

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The recession may be over, but the lessons learned from that dark period will be hard to forget.
May 1, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

Are You Ready for Student-Loan Rates to Skyrocket?

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As House and Senate members bicker over how to pay for maintaining low rates on certain federal student loans, a July 1 deadline looms.
April 27, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

How to Get the Most out of the Next 54 Hours

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There's nothing like participating in a Startup Weekend to force you to concentrate on your business. But go into it with goals.
April 27, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

Want to Create Engaging Content? Tell a Good Story

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Engaging content starts and ends with a good story. Here's how to figure out which tale to tell.
April 26, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

SBA Chief Touts Entrepreneurship to Recent Grads in Twitter Q&A

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New college graduates are facing never-before-seen student-debt levels. The White House is hoping entrepreneurship is the answer.
April 25, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

Fresh Ideas: 10 Ways to Win Over an Unsupportive Family as a Young Entrepreneur

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It's no secret that entrepreneurs often beget entrepreneurial children, but when entrepreneurs spring from employees, strife often develops. Entrepreneurs understand how the business of working for yourself works
March 20, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

12 Golden Rules of Email Etiquette

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As with any human interaction there are a certain set of unwritten rules of etiquette. Not sticking to the basic etiquette of email can lead to annoyed
March 13, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

Making Your Small Business Seem Bigger

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Nobody can deny that owning your own small business is a challenging and rewarding experience. Sometimes though, you can feel like a tiny grain of sand on
February 28, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

Successful Startups Often Come With a High Price

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Most entrepreneurs expect to face the "normal" challenges of starting a business, which include finding the right opportunity, building and executing a winning plan, and financing their
January 13, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
Seven Ways to Whip Your Website into Shape

Seven Ways to Whip Your Website into Shape

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Here is a guide for giving your business website a makeover that will help attract more clients in 2012.
January 13, 2012 in Your Website
Four Rules to Build Your Blog Readership

Four Rules to Build Your Blog Readership

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You've started writing, now it's time to learn how to promote each entry so you can gain traction and raise visibility.
December 29, 2011 in Marketing How-To Guides

Learning to Embrace Failure

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A young entrepreneur's ability to embrace failure is paramount to his or her long-term success in business.
August 15, 2011 in Young Entrepreneurs
How to Promote Your Business Blog with Social Media

How to Promote Your Business Blog with Social Media

Follow these tips to harness the full promotional power of the social web.
June 7, 2011 in Online Marketing
Lessons Learned: How Tumblr Recovered from a Business Crisis

Lessons Learned: How Tumblr Recovered from a Business Crisis

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David Karp's blog platform has seen hockey-stick growth, and so has his learning curve as entrepreneur. He shares how his company bounced back from the tech tumble that brought down millions of blogs last year.
May 25, 2011 in Young Entrepreneurs

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