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The Dating App That Refused Mark Cuban's $30 Million Buyout Offer Just Raised $7.8 Million in Funding
Funding

The Dating App That Refused Mark Cuban's $30 Million Buyout Offer Just Raised $7.8 Million in Funding

Cuban asked the three sisters behind the dating app if they'd sell it to him outright, but they refused.
Laura Entis
You Need Not Be a 20-Year-Old Techie to Found a Successful Firm
Entrepreneurship

You Need Not Be a 20-Year-Old Techie to Found a Successful Firm

Entrepreneurs of all ages and backgrounds can make the startup world their playground while putting stereotypes to rest.
Zeynep Ilgaz
Why More Millennials are Bullish on Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneur Mindset

Why More Millennials are Bullish on Entrepreneurship

Optimism is back in a big way among U.S. entrepreneurs, especially the millennial set.
Kate Rogers
Meet Match-Click, the Company That Wants to Take on LinkedIn
Recruiting

Meet Match-Click, the Company That Wants to Take on LinkedIn

By making job postings 'go viral.'
Laura Entis
Growth Strategies

Blending Mature Business Thinking With Startup Zeal Makes Success More Likely

Entrepreneurs often don't realize that even though they have just begun, they are already in it for the long run.
Simon Lockyer
20 Inspiring Quotes on How to Build a Successful Startup
Starting Up

20 Inspiring Quotes on How to Build a Successful Startup

Don't be discouraged by the number of times you have tried and failed, but be inspired by the number of people who have failed and bounced back as successful entrepreneurs.
Thomas Oppong
'Game Guru' of Candy Crush Saga Leaves King Digital to Found New Gaming Startup
Candy Crush

'Game Guru' of Candy Crush Saga Leaves King Digital to Found New Gaming Startup

King's social games and mobile lead developer is parting ways with the company to launch a startup focused on virtual reality.
Laura Entis
Richard Branson on Creating a Healthy Company Culture
Company Culture

Richard Branson on Creating a Healthy Company Culture

Pay attention, because a company's culture is key to its success.
Richard Branson
10 Reasons Why 2015 Will Be the Year to Start Your Business
Starting a Business

10 Reasons Why 2015 Will Be the Year to Start Your Business

There is no better time to start your dream venture than now.
Mike Templeman
How to Launch a Business in the Sharing Economy
Sharing Economy

How to Launch a Business in the Sharing Economy

Here are five factors to consider when starting a Airbnb-type platform.
5 Steps to Carving Out a Niche Business
Starting a Business

5 Steps to Carving Out a Niche Business

While you should always strive to offer high-quality products and great service to your clients, being the best at something can be harder than being the first to arrive to a new category or niche.
Brian Horn
Richard Branson on the 3 Questions You Need to Ask Yourself Before Launching a Startup
Starting Up

Richard Branson on the 3 Questions You Need to Ask Yourself Before Launching a Startup

Before diving into a new project, make sure it's worth your time and effort.
Richard Branson
5 Secrets to Running a Successful Wholesale Distribution Business
Wholesale Business

5 Secrets to Running a Successful Wholesale Distribution Business

The pros chime in with expert advice on what you should do -- and what you shouldn't -- in order to succeed in this competitive industry.