News and Articles About Startup Basics
As the College Entrepreneur of 2012, the co-founder of Star Toilet Paper discusses his top startup challenges and ways he's helped overcome them.
Business coach Antonio Neves offers some sage advice for young entrepreneurs looking for more formalized guidance.
The founder Thinqaction and business coach offers up his top tips for tackling camera-shy tendencies, along with a host of other challenging entrepreneurial issues.
Go getter? Problem Solver? Bossy? Here are five signs you may have what it takes to be an entrepreneur.
The social entrepreneur behind DreamNow and other do-gooder groups shares his thoughts on how young, socially-minded treps can do good work and still have enough.
Fundraisers in West Virginia nurture fledgling businesses and help create a culture of entrepreneurship in the state.
Three young treps share stories of how they overcame serious personal crises -- while keeping their businesses afloat or starting new ventures.
Serial entrepreneur, angel investor and professor Dave Lerner shares his tips for startup success.
Attorney Nina Kaufman on when entrepreneurs should steer clear of this business entity.
Thinking of starting up? Find out which states are the best (and worst) for small business.
When launching a business, the last thing on your mind is probably your wardrobe. But it shouldn't be. Here, the founders of Hukkster divvy out their start-up fashion advice.
Unlike in a presidential election where candidates look to ply their message to anyone and everyone, the best way to market a cash-strapped startup is to be direct.
Startup expert Rebekah Iliff says digging in, making sacrifices and putting in the appropriate time is critical.
From processing payments to building a website, these resources will help you get your startup running in no time.
3 tips to keep your motivation to start your own business alive while working to making ends meet.
Choosing a space for your business is a big decision, especially for startups. Here are the things you should consider because signing a lease.
Use the time you save writing a detailed business plan to move past the planning phase and help your company take flight.
A look at what really happens at business accelerators and why they can be so attractive to ambitious entrepreneurs.
Student entrepreneur Lila Wilson found balance through courses that offered outside-the-classroom opportunities.
You never want to make the same mistake twice, but isn't success sweeter when you don't make any? Here are some reasons why businesses fail and tips for how to avoid it.
Three lessons from the successes and missteps of the world's largest social network.
A pivot should not be an excuse for a lack of a coherent strategy or a lack of impulse control, writes Steve Blank.
How to know when it's the right time to start your own business.
For would-be entrepreneurs, freelancing can serve as a crucial first toe in the water.
Oprah Winfrey's OWN network might be faltering, but don't count out the woman with the Midas touch. Here's what any entrepreneur can learn from her recent startup struggles.