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Which Is a Better City for Startups, San Francisco or New York City?
Cities

Which Is a Better City for Startups, San Francisco or New York City?

Entrepreneurs, investors and executives weigh in.
Carm Lyman
With $28 Million in New Funding, Porch Is the 1-Year-Old Startup Looking to Remodel the Home Improvement Market
Funding

With $28 Million in New Funding, Porch Is the 1-Year-Old Startup Looking to Remodel the Home Improvement Market

In addition to a large Series A, the company reported an exponential increase in employee headcount and several new site features.
Geoff Weiss
3 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Actress Jessica Biel
Celebrities

3 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Actress Jessica Biel

The star has partnered with her younger brother for sustainable fashion brand BARE.
Bryan Elliott
Miss the Startup Days? 11 Fun Reminders They Weren't So Great.
Startups

Miss the Startup Days? 11 Fun Reminders They Weren't So Great.

If your company has scaled up and now feels like a 'real' business, embrace it.
Jeff Boss
Data Driven: What Amazon's Jeff Bezos Taught Me About Running a Company
Amazon

Data Driven: What Amazon's Jeff Bezos Taught Me About Running a Company

A former employee of the retailer reflects on the lessons learned from the boss of the web giant.
David Selinger
Mark Cuban: There's No Playing Nice With Your Competition
Mark Cuban

Mark Cuban: There's No Playing Nice With Your Competition

If you go after the billionaire 'Shark Tank' star, prepare to get clobbered. He's in it to win it, whatever it takes.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
8 Hacks to Become a Better Entrepreneur
Productivity

8 Hacks to Become a Better Entrepreneur

These small tips and new approaches can boost creativity, enhance productivity and help make you into the business owner who you've always wanted to be.
John Rampton
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A New Program to Support Entrepreneurs
Alleynyc

A New Program to Support Entrepreneurs

We at AlleyNYC and Entrepreneur Media have put together an awesome way to help colleges and incubators shepherd innovation.
Jason Saltzman
How to Brand Your Side Gig While Working a Full-Time Job
Starting a Business

How to Brand Your Side Gig While Working a Full-Time Job

Often entrepreneurs begin their startup dreams working on a side project while also juggling a full-time job. Here are a few pointers about how can entrepreneurs talk about their new role without jeopardizing their current job.
Dorie Clark
Salesforce Launches $100 Million Fund to Invest in Entrepreneurs Building Apps On Its Platform
Salesforce

Salesforce Launches $100 Million Fund to Invest in Entrepreneurs Building Apps On Its Platform

Startups get cash and credibility. The San Francisco-based tech company gets a stake in the companies building on its infrastructure.
Catherine Clifford
4 Ways Large Companies Can Rediscover Their Inner Startup
Startups

4 Ways Large Companies Can Rediscover Their Inner Startup

If your brand feels a bit stale lately, it may be time to get back in touch with your startup roots. Here is how.
Andrew H. Goldberg
Coach Yourself to Success With These 6 Tips
Self Improvement

Coach Yourself to Success With These 6 Tips

Finding a good mentor can be difficult, but luckily, you can teach yourself a lot of what you need to know nowadays.
Stephen Key
Your Startup Can Thrive Without VC That it Will Probably Never Get Anyway
Small Business Finance

Your Startup Can Thrive Without VC That it Will Probably Never Get Anyway

Financing growth from sales is tough but the reality is very few companies receive the venture-capital funding seemingly everyone believes is indispensable.
John Mullins
Young 'Trep on Launching 25 Businesses in 25 Weeks: 'I'm Loving Every Second'
Young Entrepreneurs

Young 'Trep on Launching 25 Businesses in 25 Weeks: 'I'm Loving Every Second'

We checked in with 29-year-old Colin Grussing, who announced an ambitious plan in March to launch a new business every week for the next year.
Geoff Weiss