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Christopher Hawker was thrilled when his invention hit it big. But just a few years later, his company was on the brink of bankruptcy -- until he reinvented his business model.
Leading entrepreneurs and innovators learn from their mistakes and accept that failures are inevitable in finding success.
Competition site Kaggle makes predictive modeling more effective and efficient--and a lot more fun.
Justin Gold put the squeeze on his product and found success in natural foods.
With StyleOwner, fashionistas can help style-challenged friends and monetize their social networks
Young entrepreneur Peter Crabtree became an upscale chocolatier in 2005. When that didn't take off, he changed the business to an entirely new concept.
Inspired by athletic wear, two former coaches develop high-performance bedsheets.
Learn how two friends built their SMS-marketing startup into a web success story -- without a dime from outside investors.
How Joe Reynolds and Ryan Kunkel parlayed their love of extreme adventure into a $30 million enterprise.
After five grueling months mining for gold, Hoffman's crew from 'Gold Rush Alaska' fell short. Here's why setting business goals -- even small ones -- can leave you feeling like a winner.
PooPrints uses DNA samples to track down dumping doggies and the scofflaws who don't pick up after them
Former college buddies find fast-track growth with a business that makes meals more social.
A look at the growth spurt of this tech startup, plus the founders' advice on how you can stay ahead of the curve, too.
From homework help to the inside scoop on professors, we examine how this textbook entrepreneur is staying ahead of the curve in the education market.
The retro-1950s-diner restaurant theme has been done to death. So how has DickieJo's managed to start up and thrive?
Find out what it takes to run a successful business from these top entrepreneurs.
Warby Parker donates a pair of eyeglasses for every one it sells, a "one-for-one" model that's helped the ecommerce business blow through sales targets.
Four entrepreneurs find more than pocket change in their couch.
The entrepreneurs behind Fresh cosmetics share the roadmap they followed in creating a successful brand from scratch.
How the founder of America's largest craft brewery faces challenges, stays connected and maintains long-standing success.
TaskRabbit lands $5 million in funding, as it banks on its errand service to help you get stuff done.
Through core values that include a focus on collaboration, a company can make money without selling a thing.
A look at how the third-largest social network built a following, plus hiring tips for expanding businesses.
With their site stuck in neutral, two entrepreneurs changed gears and paved a new road to success.
Founder of the crowd-sourced product development company shares the items from everyday inventors that have become so popular -- and biggest winners to date.