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Dressed for Success: How 3 Fashion Startups Are Revamping the Industry
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Dressed for Success: How 3 Fashion Startups Are Revamping the Industry

Taking on the magazine, jewelry and men's apparel industry, these startups are vitally changing the way we dress and shop.
Tatiana Hayakawa
Unreasonable at Sea: An Update From Mouhsine Serrar of Prakti Design
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Unreasonable at Sea: An Update From Mouhsine Serrar of Prakti Design

It's been a few months since the traveling treps of Unreasonable at Sea set sail. We check in with one young entrepreneur about his progress so far.
Kristin Luna
500 Startups Opens Up New Manhattan Co-Working Space. Should You Join?
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500 Startups Opens Up New Manhattan Co-Working Space. Should You Join?

With another co-working space opening its doors, does it make sense for your startup to apply?
Andrea Huspeni
Less Time, More Money, Mentoring at Accelerators, Incubators
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Less Time, More Money, Mentoring at Accelerators, Incubators

Business incubators and their close cousins, business accelerators have been around for decades. But in recent years they've undergone dramatic changes.
Lou Carlozo
Nonprofit Incubator Teaches Low-Income Women to Build Restaurant Businesses
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Nonprofit Incubator Teaches Low-Income Women to Build Restaurant Businesses

The story of one La Cocina graduate and her quest to cook up authentic Mexican tastes.
Not Your Traditional Incubator: Rokk3r Labs, a Hybrid Investor-Accelerator
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Not Your Traditional Incubator: Rokk3r Labs, a Hybrid Investor-Accelerator

Miami-based venture creates fast time-to-market recipe
Carolyn Whelan
Unreasonable at Sea: An Update From Cesar Harada of Protei
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Unreasonable at Sea: An Update From Cesar Harada of Protei

It's been six weeks since the traveling treps of Unreasonable at Sea set sail. We check in with one young entrepreneur about his progress so far.
Kristin Luna
How One Young Trep Landed Venture Funding After Getting Booted from Y Combinator
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How One Young Trep Landed Venture Funding After Getting Booted from Y Combinator

In starting up, sometimes the best experiences can come from the worst ones.
Lyneka Little
What a Language-Translation Platform Learned From TechStars
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What a Language-Translation Platform Learned From TechStars

VerbalizeIt facilitates global conversations with translators. Here's a look inside their time in the TechStars incubator program in Boulder, Colo.
Michelle Juergen
What to Look for in an Accelerator Program
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What to Look for in an Accelerator Program

Accelerator programs are exploding in number, promising cash, mentorship, exposure and prestige. Here's what to look for, how to get in and how to reap the rewards.
Finding Your First Investor
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Finding Your First Investor

Owen Davis from NYC Seed suggests building an initial product and showing off your expertise to impress investors.
Colleen DeBaise
Incubator Helps Online Social-Recruitment Tool Take Off
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Incubator Helps Online Social-Recruitment Tool Take Off

AngelPad helps RolePoint, an online recruitment platform, think bigger.
Michelle Juergen
Entrepreneurs Take on the World -- By Cruise Ship
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Entrepreneurs Take on the World -- By Cruise Ship

In its inaugural run, the Unreasonable at Sea program kicked off earlier this month. Here's a brief intro to the program and three of the entrepreneurs we'll follow during their four-month voyage.
Kristin Luna
Can Start-Up Incubators Really Help You?
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Can Start-Up Incubators Really Help You?

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.
Martin Zwilling