News and Articles About Startups
The capital of Louisiana is a petrochemical and manufacturing hub, a thriving college town, and home to several hot startups.
The Rice Business Plan Competition, set for April, is the biggest student competition of its kind -- and a symbol of Houston's thriving entrepreneurial side.
When the invitation maker first started up, the focus was on creating perfection. Co-founder Alexa Hirschfeld now says she would have done things differently.
A startup incubator in The New York Times Co.'s Manhattan headquarters will nurture companies that are rethinking the future of media.
Business coach Antonio Neves gives his three tips for how to best communicate when communicating isnt your forte.
Young trep Koray Lucas launched Radiant Wraps after his mother refused to wear a drab hospital gown during treatment.
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.