News and Articles About Startup Basics
Being creative and diverse about your work experience is a smart way to prepare yourself for running your own company. Here's one entrepreneur's unusual path.
We've gathered advice from entrepreneurs who made millions on their first businesses and are applying that hard-won wisdom to their new startups.
There are lots of benefits to having your college-age kids start their own business. Here's why and how you can help them get going.
After participating in the World Series of Poker, Matthew Toren provides insight on similarities between poker and running a business.
The 'Shark Tank' investor and inventor of over 400 products offers her advice to move your product from idea to sales.
Green Bean salad-shop owner delves into how she handles dealing with unpredictable people.
Silicon Valley is the startup capital of the world for a reason. Here are five key lessons from the place that every entrepreneur can apply to the way they do business, no matter where they are.
Surprisingly, running out of money is not the No. 1 reason.
Poorly run businesses, like small children, need constant supervision. Here are key strategies to help your business operate more smoothly.
Want to know the cold hard truth about entrepreneurship before you start up? Keep reading.
The CEO of Virgin shares how to cut the crap and make a mission statement that actually means something.
Tax-planning startup GoodApril analyzes key benchmarks for entrepreneurs, including the median salary for a technology employee and the price of office space.
Virgin's CEO shares what factors you need to consider when choosing the best place to open up shop.
The SEC takes a step forward in administering the JOBS Act by lifting the ban on general solicitation.
Having a broad network of connections is important, but spread yourself too thin and you might be doing more harm than good. Here's why.
Telling friends and family you're going to start your own business is often just as scary as actually taking the plunge. Virgin's CEO offers advice on how to get those you love on-board.
Read our guide to figuring out what you should be charging for your products and services.
Misrepresenting your company's life stage could carry steep consequences.
For young entrepreneurs, a helping hand can go a long way. Just make sure youre aware of whats expected of you in return.
While not a love story, capitalism is certainly epic. Here's a look at what other forms have emerged in recent years.
If you're thinking of starting up with your significant other, consider the tips of those who've made the plunge before you.
Thinking of starting a tech startup? Get ready for a bumpy ride. Tech entrepreneurs Dario Meli and Greg Isenberg talk about the agony and ecstasy of starting up.
A stolen jacket leads to a big business for an Indiana University grad.
Long over are the days when being an entrepreneur was defined solely as being a business owner.
Choosing an office space in a strategic locale can help grow your business. Here are six factors to keep in mind when considering where to base your business.