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One Entrepreneur's Rocky Road to Success After 'Shark Tank'

One Entrepreneur's Rocky Road to Success After 'Shark Tank'

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One of Shark Tank's first entrepreneurs, Tiffany Krumins, talks about dealing with cancer, giving up half of her equity, and the challenges of getting her product made in the U.S.
August 24, 2012 in Starting a Business

9 Ways to Make Working at a Startup Pay for Future Entrepreneurs

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To truly learn the ins and outs of launching a business, some suggest working at a startup is all you need.
August 24, 2012 in Starting a Business

3 Tips to a Speedy Launch

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Student entrepreneur Karim Abouelnaga discusses how he managed to start up quickly and efficiently.
August 23, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
Alternatives to In-House App Development

Alternatives to In-House App Development

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There are several ways to get your app published on iTunes, here's what you need to know.
August 23, 2012 in Apps & Software
Project Restaurant: Turning 8th Graders into Future Mario Batalis

Project Restaurant: Turning 8th Graders into Future Mario Batalis

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A summer program in Harlem is teaching students what it takes to launch and grow a successful eatery.
August 21, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
Andrew Rasiej on the Next Big Wave in Tech -- And How Young Treps Can Surf It

Andrew Rasiej on the Next Big Wave in Tech -- And How Young Treps Can Surf It

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The NY Tech Meetup chairman offers his thoughts on the future of social media and helpful resources for starting up today.
August 19, 2012 in Startup Basics

How to Start Up from Your Dorm Room

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Student entrepreneur Franco Capurro launched his startup from a crammed, two-bed dorm room in China.
August 17, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
Kidworth Hopes to Turn Enterprising Youngsters into Kidpreneurs

Kidworth Hopes to Turn Enterprising Youngsters into Kidpreneurs

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See how the youth-oriented financial services company aims to cultivate more than one million young entrepreneurs.
August 17, 2012 in Business Ideas

How Eco-Friendly Fashion Startup Landed on Top Retailers' Shelves in 6 Months

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See how these young treps turned a winning Kickstarter campaign into a thriving business in just a few months. Photo credit: Adrian Cabrero, courtesy of ENK International
August 17, 2012 in Starting a Business

How to Make Freelancing Work for Future Entrepreneurs

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For would-be entrepreneurs, freelancing can serve as a crucial first toe in the water.
August 15, 2012 in How To Start a Business
The Changing Path to Entrepreneurship: A Look at Alternatives to Business School

The Changing Path to Entrepreneurship: A Look at Alternatives to Business School

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To become an entrepreneur, it might behoove you to study something different. Here's more about some of the alternative courses and programs picking up steam among aspiring entrepreneurs.
August 15, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
How to Know When to Start Your Own Business (Infographic)

How to Know When to Start Your Own Business (Infographic)

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There is always a reason why it's the right time to start your own business.
August 14, 2012 in Starting a Business

5 Trends Entrepreneurs Should Consider When Naming a Startup

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When coming up with a name for your startup, don't consider it lightly. But do consider these business-name trends.
August 13, 2012 in Starting a Business

How to Gain Free Feedback from Your Classmates

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When student entrepreneur Nina Foroutan was tight on cash she employed her classmates as product testers.
August 9, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

Is Working at a Startup a Waste of Time for Future Founders?

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After a recent blog post detailing the vagaries of life at startups hit the web, we asked young treps to share their own experiences as start-up employees.
August 6, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
Recognizing the Silver Lining -- And Business Idea -- Behind a Bad Internship

Recognizing the Silver Lining -- And Business Idea -- Behind a Bad Internship

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After a dismal summer internship experience, Shara Senderoff wanted to help others avoid the same fate. Here's how she's attempting to start up a bad-internship antidote.
August 2, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
Could Faculty Entrepreneurs Drive Innovation?

Could Faculty Entrepreneurs Drive Innovation?

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To spur innovation, some support giving academics more freedom to start entrepreneurial ventures.
July 23, 2012 in Starting a Business
4 Start-Up Accounting Tips for the Young Trep

4 Start-Up Accounting Tips for the Young Trep

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When launching a new business, young entrepreneurs tend to forget one very important element: their books. Here's how to avoid making that mistake.
July 21, 2012 in Accounting Basics
How One Young Trep Bucked the Odds During the Great Recession

How One Young Trep Bucked the Odds During the Great Recession

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Doing the opposite of what others expect is sometimes the fastest ticket to success. We spoke with Alexa von Tobel of LearnVest about why she started up a financial site in the midst of the worst recession since the Great Depression.
July 20, 2012 in Profiles
Where 'Shark Tank' Goes to Poach Young Entrepreneurs

Where 'Shark Tank' Goes to Poach Young Entrepreneurs

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Starting up when you're 13 may not be easy, but for some it could mean landing big bucks -- as ABC's hit show 'Shark Tank' looks for fodder on school campuses.
July 19, 2012 in Startup Basics
How Being a Party Animal Helped SpiritHoods Grow Its Business

How Being a Party Animal Helped SpiritHoods Grow Its Business

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When it comes to starting up in the fashion world, safety can be dangerous. See how SpiritHoods went to the edge -- and found success.
July 16, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
6 Ways Young Treps Can Make Time for a Vacation

6 Ways Young Treps Can Make Time for a Vacation

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It's summer. So we thought we'd explore different ways that even the busiest start-up entrepreneurs can make time to get away.
July 15, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

Success in a Flash: How One Young Trep Turned DIY into ROI

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How Flash Pals is gaining traction with its fuzzy animal-themed storage devices.
July 14, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
'Always Be Publishing,' Brand Journalism and How It Can Help Your Startup

'Always Be Publishing,' Brand Journalism and How It Can Help Your Startup

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When marketing your startup, consider a softer sell -- or better yet, don't sell at all.
July 14, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

Must Read Books to Fuel Your Summer -- And Your Startup

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Even if you can't get away this summer, consider these top tomes to help make the most of your downtime.
July 13, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

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