News and Articles About Business Ideas
From the Soup Nazi to Magnolia Bakery several brands launched or grew after being featured on hit TV shows. Here's a look at nine.
Alaskan entrepreneur Rick Stafford's latest invention are a lifesaving idea.
For our series College Treps, Chris Norton discusses how an idea partner can help an entrepreneur separate million-dollar ideas from total duds.
Want to start your own business? Get inspired by this boy's passion for food and business.
Listen to the advice that resonates with you, and ignore the rest.
What doesn't kill us makes us stronger, and other words of wisdom for entrepreneurs.
A look at why you should persevere when things get tough, how to stop being anxious about presentations and more advice for business owners.
There's no such thing as a 'eureka' moment. Creativity isn't in your blood. Most great ideas aren't original. Here are 10 lies about creativity you've believe for too long.
Concentrate your efforts and you can become an expert on a product or market niche fairly quickly. Here's how.
Former 'Shark Tank' Judge Kevin Harrington on Launching His First Business at 15 and What It Means to Be an Entrepreneur (Video)
The founder of As Seen on TV had a staff of 25 by the time he was a junior in college.
Over the past year, the strengthening housing market has been helping small companies grow -- and fast.
Whether you're building a cup holder or a tech gadget hooked to your smartphone, every product has to follow these three steps before it's ready.
It can be hard to exercise your brain's innovation muscles, but these three brain-boosting activities can help you no matter how busy you are.
Adapting to change quickly is a key way to ensure your business enjoys sustained growth. Here are six ways to make sure you're ready.
Some argue you can't patent an idea, but if IP laws didn't exist, would you even be in business?
KFC has found a new use for your car's cup holder -- a lesson to all innovators out there: You don't have to reinvent the wheel to come up with a good idea.
Ben Hewitt created the Corkcicle to ensure "perfectly chilled wine every time."
A good business idea needs a healthy dose of momentum to get it going. Here are five steps to help you get there.
The founder of As Seen On TV has invested in 500 inventions in his career so far. He has tapped into some real home runs, but he has also lost a fair amount of money believing too long in the wrong products.
Business ideas are buzzing all around you. It's just a matter of knowing where to look and how to uncover them. Here are five places to start.
Not sure what your YouTube videos should be about? These 10 questions will help you generate ideas that attract the type of audience you want.
Follow these four steps to know when you should go with your intuition and when you should take a more facts-based approach.
Dream Arcades is the largest manufacturer of non-coin-operated arcade machines in the world. Last year the company broke $1 million in sales."Nostalgia sells," says co-founder Michael Ware.
So many of today's most successful innovations were started by young entrepreneurs -- from Facebook to Google to Microsoft. Did you miss your innovation window?
In starting up, founders often set their sights too high. Here's why you should start a $1,000 business instead.