News and Articles About Startup Basics
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.
With startup hubs cropping up across the U.S., we take a look at one burgeoning ecosystem to pinpoint how other city centers can spark their own entrepreneurial boom.
Like many newbie business owners, YE CollegeTreps columnist Sarah Haselkorn has made mistakes. The important thing, she says, is to learn from them.
At a recent StartX event, a panel of entrepreneurs detailed their unusual approaches to checking candidate references.
You know all of the frequently asked marketing questions, what about the important questions no one ever thinks to ask? We've got the answers right here.
Investor Peter S. Cohan gives us the lowdown about scenarios when a young entrepreneur should turn to investors for funds.
Before you pack your bags and head off to Silicon Valley, check out how the top startup ecosystems rank when it comes to ease of starting a business.
An art school uses an online lending matchmaker to find capital.
With the U.S. spending $3 trillion on health care per year, the race is on to improve an inefficient system. We ask entrepreneurs at Blueprint Health accelerator to share their best tips for starting up.
To keep your business running smoothly, it's crucial to have a clear division of duties. Here's how to set up a business with shared responsibilities-- for greater satisfaction and greater rewards.
Your business plan must be ready to accommodate rapid changes so that your company can follow suit. Here are five ways to make your business plan as lean and effective as possible.
Why you should look beyond bootstrapping and loans from friends and family to set your company up for success and win investors.
Spring may be in the air, but you've got a lot of work to do -- on your business and your soul. Here are five tips for meeting your business challenges with a clear, open mind.
Forget the jokes about corn. Indiana's capital city is quietly rolling out solutions for everything from tracking scientific data and charitable donations to juggling kids' soccer schedules.
Student entrepreneur Nina Foroutan on how to get the most out of early-stage business battles.