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College Entrepreneur Creates Wireless Headphones
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College Entrepreneur Creates Wireless Headphones

A young DJ mixes up a wireless sound solution with his startup EarTop.
Jodi Helmer
How a New Take on the Stroller Snagged $20 Million in Funding
Finance

How a New Take on the Stroller Snagged $20 Million in Funding

4moms, an inventive child-care products business plans to build tech into strollers and infant seats.
Gwen Moran
College Entrepreneur Dives Into Niche Business
Entrepreneurs

College Entrepreneur Dives Into Niche Business

A University of Oregon grad turns his love of coral into a thriving niche business.
Jodi Helmer
Autopsy Franchise Aims to Educate About Death
Franchises

Autopsy Franchise Aims to Educate About Death

1-800-Autopsy tackles a need that never really goes away.
How One Entrepreneur Turned Restaurant Waste into a Business
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How One Entrepreneur Turned Restaurant Waste into a Business

Chris Anderson, founder of Golden Fuel Systems, makes straight vegetable oil (SVO) conversion kits for diesel vehicles.
John Patrick Pullen
A Jointly Owned Franchise Gives Two Pilots a Second Chance
Franchises

A Jointly Owned Franchise Gives Two Pilots a Second Chance

After John Grassia and David Smith lost their jobs as pilots, they bought an Express Oil Change franchise to supplement their incomes.
Zipcar Timeline: From Business Idea to IPO to $500 Million Buyout
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Zipcar Timeline: From Business Idea to IPO to $500 Million Buyout

A timeline of the car-sharing service, from inception through public offering to buyout offer.
Brian Patrick Eha
Eventbrite: $1 Billion in Tickets and Counting
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Eventbrite: $1 Billion in Tickets and Counting

The event organization platform tickets everything from local cooking classes to stops on the Vans Warped Tour. The secret to its success? Tapping into the zeitgeist.
Brian Patrick Eha
Meet Entrepreneur's Emerging Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalists
Entrepreneurs

Meet Entrepreneur's Emerging Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalists

With just one week to go before the Entrepreneur of 2012 awards are announced, we spotlight the finalists for the emerging entrepreneur category.
Diana Ransom
Zig Ziglar: A Life Lived at the Top
Entrepreneurs

Zig Ziglar: A Life Lived at the Top

A look back on the life one of the world's most famous salesmen -- a man who inspired millions with his straight-talking, positive words of wisdom.
Brian Patrick Eha
How InstaEDU Is Tapping the Online Education Market
Next Big Thing

How InstaEDU Is Tapping the Online Education Market

With $1.1 million in seed funding, a new startup is connecting students electronically with tutors from top universities.
Brian Patrick Eha
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John McAfee, From Tech Pioneer to Murder Suspect
Entrepreneurs

John McAfee, From Tech Pioneer to Murder Suspect

A timeline of the unique life and career of tech millionaire John McAfee, now wanted in connection with a murder in Central America.
Brian Patrick Eha
Papernomad Makes Biodegradable Sleeves for Mobile Devices
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Papernomad Makes Biodegradable Sleeves for Mobile Devices

A low-tech material protects high-tech products and reduces waste.
Jodi Helmer
Smile Squared Donates Toothbrushes to Children in Need
Entrepreneurs

Smile Squared Donates Toothbrushes to Children in Need

A buy-one-give-one program brightens the smiles of kids in living in poverty around the world.
Michelle Juergen