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Data-licious: How Dinner Lab Used Feedback to Improve Food and Conversation
Dinner Lab

Data-licious: How Dinner Lab Used Feedback to Improve Food and Conversation

A members-only supper club feeds a national pipeline of rising-star chefs.
Is Declining Business Failure Holding Back Entrepreneurship?
Entrepreneurship

Is Declining Business Failure Holding Back Entrepreneurship?

Data suggest the lower rate of companies failing might be behind the decline in companies starting up.
Scott Shane
What It Will Take for Kuwait to Find Its Entrepreneurial Groove
Entrepreneurship

What It Will Take for Kuwait to Find Its Entrepreneurial Groove

The State Department sent Jason Saltzman to the heart of the Middle East. What he found, in this documentary, was that entrepreneurship can change attitudes.
Jason Saltzman
How This Nightlife Entrepreneur Won a Celebrity Following and International Acclaim
Restaurants

How This Nightlife Entrepreneur Won a Celebrity Following and International Acclaim

Richie Akiva and his partner opened The Butter Group in 2002 and have since expanded to both U.S. coasts and destination cities around the world.
Adam Toren
The Two Biggest Money Problems That Can Ruin a Business Partnership
Business Partnership

The Two Biggest Money Problems That Can Ruin a Business Partnership

Don't let money matters destroy your relationship.
Steph Wagner
Entrepreneur of 2014 Winner on How He Caught the Entrepreneurial Bug
Starting a Business

Entrepreneur of 2014 Winner on How He Caught the Entrepreneurial Bug

Gravity Payments founder Dan Price reflects on his beginnings in business.
Carly Okyle
3 Top Strategies for Attracting Visitors to Your Website
60 Second Solutions

3 Top Strategies for Attracting Visitors to Your Website

Problem: You've built your website, but no one has come. Here are some strategies for getting eyeballs on your site.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
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A 5-Step Reality Check for Inventors
Inventions

A 5-Step Reality Check for Inventors

The only easy parts of developing an invention are underestimating the costs and over-estimating the market.
Kedma Ough
10 Up-And-Coming Startups You Need to Know About
Startups

10 Up-And-Coming Startups You Need to Know About

Handpicked by Entrepreneur and Social Media Week, these young companies are fundamentally reinventing how we live, work and play.
Catherine Clifford
Where Will You Find Your Next Great Idea?
Business Ideas

Where Will You Find Your Next Great Idea?

If you're seeking inspiration, try these five avenues.
Justin Esgar
Focus Your Creativity on These 6 Things Once You Have Your Business Idea
Creativity

Focus Your Creativity on These 6 Things Once You Have Your Business Idea

The actual inventing may be done, but you're far from finished getting your product out there.
Stephen Key
7 Critical Questions to Contemplate Before You Become an Entrepreneur
Starting a Business

7 Critical Questions to Contemplate Before You Become an Entrepreneur

Before you quit your day job, tax all your friends and investors for money, or max out your credit cards, take this quiz.
Martin Zwilling
Avoid These 3 Big Mistakes I Made as a First-Time Entrepreneur
Mistakes

Avoid These 3 Big Mistakes I Made as a First-Time Entrepreneur

A lawyer turned technology startup founder found out about these lessons the hard way.
David Greenberg
8 Tips for Young Entrepreneurs Forged From Launching 5 Startups
Young Entrepreneurs

8 Tips for Young Entrepreneurs Forged From Launching 5 Startups

Jumping head first into a startup may appear very promising and rewarding, but these triumphs do not come without great risk.
Lee Lowden