News and Articles About Startups
Mark Peter Davis' journey from venture capitalist back to entrepreneur has given him a unique perspective on the new challenges of start-up fundraising.
Here's how one group of young entrepreneurs caught the eye of one of the U.S.'s top start-up accelerators.
A workout frustration led fitness instructor Donna Browning to create Sweaty Bands.
Business is nothing like comic books or the movies, but having sidekick when the going gets tough cant hurt. This Halloween, consider finding the Robin to your Batman.
A long-term commitment and philosophy of inclusiveness are critical to sustainability and growth.
When you're just starting up and you want to land top-tier clients, you'd be surprised how important a proper communications regimen can be.
When it comes to plowing as much time into your startup as possible, keeping your desk clean and organized can do wonders.
18-year-old Spencer Costanzo opts out of college to launch a thriving app development business.
Under the new legislation, the typically small round of capital that flies under the regulatory radar for most startups has been expanded to $1 million a year.
Inspired by her franchise-owning parents, Chelsea Sloan started Uptown Cheapskate with her brother Scott while she was still in college.
Serial entrepreneur J.R. Johnson launched his first company 12 years ago at age 28. Here's what he wishes he knew then.
Student entrepreneur Franco Capurro launched his startup from a crammed, two-bed dorm room in China.
From Ashton Kutcher investing in Dwolla to Instagram's record-setting acquisition, 2012 is shaping up to be the year of the startup. Here are five to watch.
A new Bravo show that follows startups through their growing pains is riling the high-tech hotbed. A look at what may be behind all the griping.
Reid Hoffman, investor and co-founder of LinkedIn, and Ben Casnocha, entrepreneur and author, share valuable tips on cultivating and seizing make-or-break opportunities.
Starting up isn't always going to land you fame and fortune. But, if you're lucky, you will control your own destiny. Before you start up, consider the truth about common myths.
For budding social entrepreneurs, here's your chance to get noticed -- and land some start-up cash.
Forget coders and engineers, some companies are touting their designers' acumen as what really helps them stand out.
Rather than wait for Zynga to scoop up your young gaming company, crowdfunding may be the next best thing.
A discussion with Karmaloop's founder and CEO Greg Selkoe on how innovative techniques and practical thinking helped his company thrive in today's ever changing fashion marketplace.
Incubators can be a great way to get a fledgling business off the ground -- but beware of marketing gimmicks that capitalize on eager entrepreneurs.
One of the toughest challenges a young entrepreneur may face is turning away friends who want to join their companies. Here are some options.
Millions of people have tuned into an 11-minute video of entrepreneur Caine Monroy's cardboard arcade creation, but how did that video catch on when so many others don't? To figure it out, we asked the experts to give us their best viral-video tips.
Small businesses employ a lot of people, so policy makers invest in resources that help start new companies. But more resources should be allocated to helping existing business stay afloat.
Small businesses create most of the jobs, we've often been told. But is it true? See which two types of businesses have been adding jobs, according to new data.