News and Articles About Startups
A refreshingly objective perspective on what it takes for startups and small businesses to make it and the percentage that actually do.
If you know in your heart you want to be an entrepreneur, weigh carefully whether the value of college outweighs the debt you'll carry when you graduate.
With word-of-mouth marketing and a focus on customer service, two friends are becoming the sleeper hit of the mattress industry.
Check out these three cool, innovative Nordic startups that are seeking to expand to the U.S.
PaintZen, backed by real-estate mogul Barbara Corcoran, launches in New York and San Francisco today.
In Coca-Cola's new platform for entrepreneurs, Coke brings the money and the cache, while startups (hopefully) help the soda giant reach new markets down the road.
For ambitious entrepreneurs, keep this one rule in mind when preparing your pitch to investors.
The AOL co-founder has been on a tour of cities between the coasts and will soon invest $500,000 in five startups.
You may think you're in control and everything happens for a reason, but more often than not, things that matter are influenced by others.
A change in focus can lead to great things by bringing in new customers or providing a much need kick in the pants.
For any entrepreneur, identifying and hiring your first non-founding employees is one of the most important decisions youll ever make.
How do you build a business that both generates a profit and gives back to a worthy cause? An New York City entrepreneur shares his strategy.
Investors will not be impressed if you attempt to pursue these unfounded bits of guidance.
Carrot pokes fun at Apple and other tech companies by satirizing the all-too-familiar clichés of Silicon Valley product makers.
Being an entrepreneur might seem glamorous, but it isn't. Far from it. Still, the rewards are great... and not what you might expect.
In partnership with the Case Foundation, we kick off a weekly series profiling entrepreneurs who are pioneering social change, as well as the investors who are backing their ambitious efforts.
A little 'chutzpa' will go a long way by creating a more open environment that saves everyone time.
Bloomberg's former global head of commodities has come up with an alternative to the widely-used trading platform.
With these five tactics, traffic started flowing to a service that had just launched.
Ask that essential question: Would you put money into your business concept? Make sure your pitch explains why.
After successfully launching startup community centers in London and Tel Aviv, the global search goliath is now cultivating its entrepreneurial reign in Spain.
Metromile has created a device that captures mileage data to determine how much people should pay for their insurance policies.
While the corporate career path may offer perks and a safety net, working at a startup provides you a number of benefits.
Some companies that are taking in large amounts of money don't seem to realize they need to generate income to stay alive.
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