News and Articles About Incubators
The news is filled with success stories from incubator-backed startups, but can these programs really help your startup? We weigh the positives and consider the negatives.
An app that eases the packing-up process gets some help from the New York City incubator of startup accelerator TechStars.
Fundraisers in West Virginia nurture fledgling businesses and help create a culture of entrepreneurship in the state.
Sometimes mentors can feel like a broken record at business accelerators, doling out the same advice over and over. Could what they say be the secret to startup success?
When considering who to seek advice from, consider the expertise, timing and motivation behind the words of wisdom.
Here's how one group of young entrepreneurs caught the eye of one of the U.S.'s top start-up accelerators.
To highlight Global Entrepreneurship Week, we took a look at how international entrepreneurs are starting to reel in Silicon-Valley-sized investments.
Getting your venture accepted into an accelerator can help immensely when it comes to getting venture capital, thanks to a rigorous screening process and help from mentors and peers.
At a forum on young entrepreneurship, a more complex vision for what starting up is like for people in countries outside the U.S.
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.
A look at what really happens at business accelerators and why they can be so attractive to ambitious entrepreneurs.
Beyond Silicon Valley and Silicon Alley, these are the places you'll find financial and other support for your business ideas.
One of the reality show's most successful startups, Onswipe, offers advice on how they did it.
Part music magazine, part discovery engine, the free iPad app Groovebug pairs downloaded music with photos, videos, and reviews.
Rather than move in with mom and dad, young founders are increasingly bunking up -- choosing to inhabit startup houses or hacker hostels. Here's a look at the growing trend.
Los Angeles has long been a mecca for creative types. Now it's attracting techies too.
Fee-based entrepreneurship accelerators and incubators are increasingly sprouting up. We take a look at some new programs and consider whether they're worth your time.
Before spending money on business incubators, Congress should first figure out whether we really need more in the U.S. and whether they actually help create jobs.
Before you start up, you might want to consider getting a little help. Here's a look at how one incubator is successfully giving students and non-students a hand.
Incubators can be a great way to get a fledgling business off the ground -- but beware of marketing gimmicks that capitalize on eager entrepreneurs.
Jeff Giesea and Ben Zhuk, founders of Best Vendor, didn't want to make a costly mistake by investing in the wrong project-management software for helping improve their workflow. Here's how they narrowed the field.
Though the TechStars program lasts three months, participants say the entrepreneurship lessons will stick with them forever. Here's a snapshot of what they learned.
The Summit SF is helping entrepreneurs brew the next big idea.
These guys aren't playing around. And social-gaming incubator chief Peter Relan is the game master.
A growing number of specialized, market-specific business accelerators are helping entrepreneurs around the country get their businesses off the ground