Founders The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Founders en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:53:00 GMT Coke Is Luring Experienced Entrepreneurs to Create New Startups In Coca-Cola's new platform for entrepreneurs, Coke brings the money and the cache, while startups (hopefully) help the soda giant reach new markets down the road. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:53:00 GMT Kate Taylor Microsoft's Missed Opportunity: Not Getting Minecraft's Founders? The tech giant snagged Mojang, the maker of the popular game Minecraft, but its founders are out. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:02:00 GMT Laura Entis 4 Startup Founders Under 30 to Keep an Eye On They're young and already changing the status quo. Discover and follow these four young entrepreneurs as they rise up. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:30:00 GMT Matthew Toren Lululemon Founder Chip Wilson Will Not Take on the Company's Board Instead, he will sell half his shares to a private-equity firm. Fri, 08 Aug 2014 16:43:00 GMT Laura Entis Think You Know Your Company's Core Values? Think Again. With passing years, it's easy for businesses to lose sight of their founding principles. Here's how to regroup as your company evolves. Fri, 08 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT Geoff Weiss When It Comes to Equity Stakes, There's No Need for Contention We take a look at the issue from both the investors' and founders' point of view. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 14:00:00 GMT Sam Hogg Age Really Is Just a Number When It Comes to Entrepreneurial Success Years of experience in business is a better indicator than age, young or old, when guessing who will complete the trek to success. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:30:00 GMT George Deeb The Founders' 5 Timeless Lessons for Entrepreneurs We live in a nation that celebrates small business and encourages people to create an idea and make it their own. Fri, 04 Jul 2014 14:00:00 GMT Jim Joseph Lululemon Founder Won't Go Down Without a Fight Chip Wilson -- the yoga-retailer's founder and ousted Chairman -- is reportedly working with Goldman Sachs to gain more influence over the company he founded back in 1998. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 19:20:00 GMT Laura Entis Friends Forever? Stay Close Even After Co-Founding a Company. Each partner should contribute to the business based on strengths. Rely on an advisor if needed and prepare for your relationship to evolve. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 17:30:00 GMT Zeke Adkins 3 Tips to Improve Sales Conversations for Faster Growth The best sales pitch is mostly listening to your customers. Hearing what they don't like is just as valuable as learning what they love. Mon, 02 Jun 2014 18:30:00 GMT Howard Brown Entrepreneurs, Watch Your Back Side Hyper-focus on building your company will bite you if you aren't just as focused on the well being of you and your family. Wed, 21 May 2014 18:30:00 GMT Scott Wylie When Founders Leave the Companies They Started Mark Pincus's departure from Zynga is a reminder that the skills needed to start a company are very different from those required to successfully manage its growth. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:55:00 GMT Laura Entis How I Overcame the Challenges of Being a Female Entrepreneur While its hard out there for a female founder, I am not letting it stop me. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:30:00 GMT Dana Loberg Want to Succeed at a Startup? Focus on These 5 Qualities. Startups need passionate employees who will help drive growth. Here's how to impress founders and earn your place. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 14:30:00 GMT Erica Bell and Katie Finnegan The Obsessively Secretive Founder of Bitcoin Has Been Unmasked In its first printed issue since being acquired by IBT Media, Newsweek has exposed the crytocurrency’s enigmatic alleged founder. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 18:42:00 GMT Geoff Weiss The Problem With Your Business Is You: Making the Shift From Founder to CEO If your company is in a period of decline or stagnation, the issue with your business may just be you. Thu, 27 Feb 2014 13:30:00 GMT Darrell Kopke Vesting: A Founder's Need to Earn Equity An insider's take on what you need to know about vesting provisions in venture capital deals. Mon, 27 Jan 2014 18:00:00 GMT Bo Yaghmaie Is It Ever OK for Founders to Sell Off Their Company Shares? Selling stock in your company, especially if it keeps you from sleeping in your car, is not necessarily a bad move. Sat, 18 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT Amanda Steinberg How Strong Networks Create Strong Companies Having a strong network of creative individuals and partners leads to a good foundation for your venture. Tue, 17 Dec 2013 13:30:00 GMT Jason Johnson