Startups

3 Lessons on Appreciation for Leaders, Inspired by the Unsung Heroes of Every Tech Company
Leadership

3 Lessons on Appreciation for Leaders, Inspired by the Unsung Heroes of Every Tech Company

True leadership means recognizing the teams behind every visionary instead of getting caught up in trying to be one.
Jerry Jao
4 Strategies for Making Your Company Irresistible to the Best Developers
Developers

4 Strategies for Making Your Company Irresistible to the Best Developers

The people you need don't need the job you're offering, so you have to get them to really want it.
Tx Zhuo
PayPal Makes Its First Acquisition Post eBay Split
Acquisitions

PayPal Makes Its First Acquisition Post eBay Split

The digital payments company bought mobile commerce startup Modest.
Leena Rao
This Startup Is Developing an Electric Car Battery That Charges in Minutes
Electric Cars

This Startup Is Developing an Electric Car Battery That Charges in Minutes

StoreDot's goal is for electric cars to travel hundreds of miles after just five minutes of charging.
Why Amazon Added a Pop-Up Loft in NYC
Startups

Why Amazon Added a Pop-Up Loft in NYC

The tech giant explains why it expanded its loft program to the East Coast this year.
Nina Zipkin
This New Crowdfunding Startup Allows People to Buy Equity in Video Games
Video Games

This New Crowdfunding Startup Allows People to Buy Equity in Video Games

The founder of Fig says the game industry is one of the strongest crowdfunding categories.
John Gaudiosi
Forget Glitter: The New Thing to Ship Your Enemies Is a Potato
Entrepreneurs

Forget Glitter: The New Thing to Ship Your Enemies Is a Potato

An entrepreneur in Texas has made a business out of shipping potatoes inscribed with anonymous messages.
Kate Taylor
It's Every Entrepreneur's Responsibility to Invest in Other Startups
Crowdfunding

It's Every Entrepreneur's Responsibility to Invest in Other Startups

Four reasons why crowdfunding others' projects helps you too.
Sohin Shah
Female Entrepreneurs Take the Spotlight at White House's First Demo Day
White House

Female Entrepreneurs Take the Spotlight at White House's First Demo Day

Facebook, Airbnb and Microsoft announced new plans to hire more women and minorities. More than 90 startups were represented at the event.
Look Out, Casper: Another Mattress Startup Is Joining the $15 Billion Pillow Fight
Sleep

Look Out, Casper: Another Mattress Startup Is Joining the $15 Billion Pillow Fight

Online mattress company Helix Sleep has sprung onto the scene, offering customizable mattresses.
Catherine Clifford
How One Firm Is Taking a Different Approach to Helping Startups Fight Regulation
Consulting

How One Firm Is Taking a Different Approach to Helping Startups Fight Regulation

Tusk Ventures is the consultancy behind Uber's successful fight against NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio.
Is Student Debt the Reason Millennials Aren't Starting Companies?
Entrepreneurship

Is Student Debt the Reason Millennials Aren't Starting Companies?

It's easy to blame mounting debt loads for a slowdown in entrepreneurship. But data show otherwise.
Scott Shane
10 Single Mom Entrepreneurs Share Their Best Business Advice
Mompreneurs

10 Single Mom Entrepreneurs Share Their Best Business Advice

These single mothers, all of whom run successful companies, have learned critical lessons about building a business while raising a family.
Kate Taylor
8 Tips for Anyone Starting a Child-Care Service
Starting a Business

8 Tips for Anyone Starting a Child-Care Service

We asked established child-care operators to share their best advice. Here's what they said.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.