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For our series College Treps, founder of real estate software company Rivolix offers up advice on what aspiring entrepreneurs should do when starting up.
Do you choose entrepreneurship or does it choose you?
PivotDesk wants to play matchmaker for office space, helping fledgling companies find the right digs by connecting them with other businesses that are locked into long-term leases and have floor space to spare.
When you're just starting out, asking the right questions to the right people can be your difference between failure and success.
Your game is being an entrepreneur. And here are your badges.
The Virgin Group founder recently received a letter from a 12-year-old girl asking about his skills. He took to LinkedIn on Thursday to share his response with the world.
If you've got a new product on the market, face the facts: It will probably take about 1,000 days before you see a profit.
Our hyper-intense, super-condensed guide to launching a new profitable business.
Part of becoming profitable quickly is knowing what matters now and what can be pushed back several weeks or months
Tim Haskell has transformed the first haunted house in New York City into a mix of theatre, audience participation and scares that won't stop evolving.
There's a way to do what you love and make a living at it. Here's one entrepreneur's success story.
The urge to start up can come on suddenly and powerfully. Here's how College Trep columnist Mark Burns got the entrepreneurial bug.
Henry Bloch, co-founder of tax-preparation company H&R Block, opens up about what he learned during his nearly 60-year entrepreneurial journey.
Regaalo, a web service that allows parents to send gifts to students, applies modern technology to an old-fashioned concept.
Owning a franchise can be a rewarding career path, but people need to be cognizant of the hard truths that come with it.
Business ideas are buzzing all around you. It's just a matter of knowing where to look and how to uncover them. Here are five places to start.
Here is how Kim Taylor graduated from the Randi Zuckerberg-produced reality series 'Startups: Silicon Valley' to taking on the bigwigs of for-profit education.
Can entrepreneurship thrive within corporate constructs? Here, the ins and outs of corporate incubators and accelerators--and why they should matter to you.
With the recent lift on the ban of general solicitation, the SEC also ruled that a third party has to verify that an investor is accredited. AngelList CEO Naval Ravikant says there are other critical components to be sure an investor is ready to play ball.
So many of today's most successful innovations were started by young entrepreneurs -- from Facebook to Google to Microsoft. Did you miss your innovation window?
A look at how to beat the daily grind, why you might want to make a vision board, why you should do a trial period with a prospective co-founder and more advice for business owners.
In starting up, confidence is oh-so-important. Check out these four tips for giving your self-esteem a kick.
You may be your own boss, but that doesn't mean you should pull a Mark Zuckerberg and wear hoodies to investor meetings. Here's some advice.
Businesses spend a lot of time and money fretting over patent issues, but perhaps the concept of intellectual property as a whole needs to be re-examined.
Two professors argue if the instinct to be your own boss is a product of nature or nurture.
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