News and Articles About Innovation
The startup has survived competitive challenges by following these three important principles.
See how the actor's new media company SoulPancake is making a business out of helping you chew on life's big questions.
When it comes to creating something totally new, cutting-edge film director Robert Rodriguez offers this advice.
Small companies are often deemed more innovative than their larger counterparts. Here's a look at how three giants are trying to topple that idea and what you can learn from their efforts.
Innovation is the lifeblood of entrepreneurship. But how can a business owner continue to innovate? Serial entrepreneur Jen Groover offers her tips.
More innovation is needed for a business to thrive in today's world of shrinking product life cycles and increased competition. Here's how to kick your business into high gear.
Innovation in the way products are designed, manufactured and delivered is spelling opportunities for small businesses of all types. Learn how forward-thinking entrepreneurs are putting them to work.
As Fashion Week kicks off, we sat down with the man behind brands like Tory Burch and Monika Chiang to find out what it takes to make it in the business.
Kodak and Hostess may have landed in bankruptcy court, but you can avoid their fate. Here are four tips.
Steven Smith built his career around tea, including selling a company to Starbucks for $9 million. Now this serial entrepreneur is succeeding on his own terms.
The Zappos.com founder is hoping his bet on Las Vegas will be a win, win for his company and the community.
Obama administration puts the brakes on controversial legislation to punish 'rogue' websites that sell pirated content.
MyCyberTwin offers businesses a chatty bot to keep customers company.
How do the big companies stay on top? Take a look at some of the new customer-service ideas Amazon, USPS and Starbucks have in store.
A new contest from the Wharton School of Business gives entrepreneurs a chance to win goodies -- by describing a clutch mistake that turned out to be a good business idea.
The billionaire tech entrepreneur explains how bowing to your customers' every request can stunt innovation.
Here are five resources for helping you channel your inner innovator.
The proposed 'SOPA' bill aims to put an end to online piracy, but those who oppose it say it could have negative implications for small businesses.
C.J. Kettler's online crowdsourcing venture, Genius Crowds, aims to move product ideas from the "light bulb" stage onto store shelves.
Why big companies would rather buy your company instead of launching their own competitive version.
When he returned in 1997, one of Jobs' first goals was to review the company's bloated product line. Part of our blog series this week on the autobiography of Steve Jobs.
The founder of the body-shaping undergarment company talks about the vision for her invention and how she prepared for its success.
Reactions to news of the death of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs emerged within hours from his competitors, fellow entrepreneurs and others influenced by his work and life.
The groundbreaking recording engineer talks about how her studio stays on the cutting edge. Her advice: Hire a motivated team with passion and a hunger to try new things. Part of our Insights series.
A successful Internet entrepreneur talks about the virtues of failing fast when creating a new product or trying to do something new. Once you learn a lesson, incorporate it in your routines. 'Don't fail at the same thing more than once,' he says.