News and Articles About 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.
Meet the founder of Quirky, a crowdsourced product-development company. Its mission is "to make invention accessible." Its goal: to invent two new consumer products a week. He shares his views on creativity and starting up as part of our Innovators series.
Co-founder of an upcycled clothing and accessories maker describes a new frontier for product innovations.
Steve Jobs died at the age of 56. We're reprising this article as we look back at his extraordinary life.
Here's how some retailers managed to thrive despite the nation's economic malaise.
When it comes to impressing investors, profits trump innovation. Highlights from our Entrepreneur Magazine Roundtable.
Author Seth Godin shares his views on taking risks, challenging the status quo and starting a business with Bryan Elliott for 'Behind the Brand.' (20:34)
Marketing guru Seth Godin talks about our culture, business and the need for wonder in a conversation with Bryan Elliott for 'Behind the Brand.'
The celebrated author talks about experimenting and problem solving with Bryan Elliott for 'Behind the Brand.'
A Kansas City firm turns the traditional VC funding model on its head and captures new opportunities.
Keep an eye on the here and now, as well as what's coming down the road, says entrepreneur Scott Flora.
The founder of a fitness center for 50-somethings shares his views on pioneering a new business concept. (02:42)
The co-founder of a startup interior-design products maker on starting a new company and nurturing new business ideas. (02:28)
The big idea to move your company to the next level can happen, if you put in the work -- and play while you're at it.
The frontman for the alternative rock band shares his thoughts about innovation, success and learning from mistakes.
The founder of a network for creative professionals shares his thoughts on ideas, execution and innovation.
How a focus on innovation sparked a rebound from the recession.