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Breaking Into Fashion? Network and Don't Give Up.

A Shark Tank finalist who moved from West Point to the runway shares her tips for success.

How a 'Yes' Mentality Helped Turn 'Yes to' Into a Major Beauty Brand

Joy Chen, CEO of the company behind the Yes to Carrots and Yes to Tomatoes beauty lines, shares her experience turning the once unprofitable company into a fast-growing brand.

Want to Get Money From Mark Cuban? Here's How.

Getting the Dallas Mavericks owner to invest in your startup is easier than you think. Entrepreneurs who've successfully done so—and Cuban himself—weigh in on what to keep in mind.

Tinder Co-Founder Sean Rad on the Hot Dating App's Viral Success

The Los Angeles native lives, breathes and even dreams about his insanely popular app. Here, he discusses the secret to its success and much more.

How Cheezburger Founder Ben Huh Rebounded After Hitting Rock Bottom

In 2001, Cheezburger founder Ben Huh hit a low point, having had to close his 18-month-old startup. In this video, Huh chats with us about how a shift in perspective helped him gain a new outlook on life.

Cheezburger Founder Ben Huh and the Importance of Making Smaller Bets

The founder and CEO of Cheezburger talks to Entrepreneur.com about rebounding and lessons learned.

10 Things I Learned While Training for the Olympics That Absolutely Apply to Business

Olympic skier Shannon Bahrke Happe has always been about risk versus reward, whether she's flying down a mountain or running her own company.

Where Do Great Ideas Come From?

Young entrepreneurs share what influences shape their businesses.

What's Inspiring Emerging Entrepreneurs

We chat to young entrepreneurs about the surprising places they get ideas for their businesses.

Be Careful: Don't Lose That Startup Mentality

We talk to young entrepreneurs about how to keep nimble as their company grows.

Why Business Owners Should Study Improv

Like improv actors, business leaders need humor and an ability to think on their feet. Learn how these young entrepreneurs use a improvisation to drive their success.

Want to Innovate? Get Uncomfortable.

Four young entrepreneurs share the importance of pushing boundaries to create change in this roundtable discussion.

Networking Tricks for College Treps

Being an entrepreneur requires a person to wear all sorts of hats - one being the ultimate networker. Here is how to get it done.

Indiegogo Co-Founder: When We Started, the Word 'Crowdfunding' Didn't Exist

Danae Ringelmann shares how she helped bring the concept of crowdfunding to life.

Warby Parker Founder Looking to Take on Big-Name Grooming Companies With Niche Offerings

After co-founding Warby Parker, Jeff Raider is hoping to find success again with his newest endeavor, Harry's.

Want to Work at a Startup? Here Is How.

For our series The Grind, the founder of S.W. Basics offers up advice on how to catch the attention of startup founders.

This Entrepreneur Wants Girls to Think Engineering Is Awesome

GoldieBlox founder Debbie Sterling talks to Entrepreneur.com about why she is working to shake up the toy aisle.

Music Mogul Sean 'Diddy' Combs: Why I Care About the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

The Grammy Award-winning rapper and entrepreneur donated $250,000 to the organizing committee for the 2013 National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge, a business contest for kids in low-income communities.

How Michael Rubin Went From Bankrupt to Billionaire

This Philadelphia college dropout went from being $200,000 in debt at age 16 to being worth almost $3 billion by age 41.

Self-Made Billionaire Michael Rubin: E-Commerce Is Rapidly Changing

The owner of Rue La La, Fanatics and ShopRunner was bankrupt in his teens. But today, at 41, he is worth almost $3 billion.

Why This Company Wants You to Change Your Underwear

You may have TOMS shoes on your feet and Warby Parker glasses on your face, but this company wants to get into your underwear drawer.

5 Secrets to Landing the Perfect Partnership

Partnerships can help take startups to the next level, but teaming up with a company can be harder than you think. Travefy co-founder David Chait offers up advice on how to seal the deal.

Why Bitcoin's Future Is Bright

In our special report, Bitcoin startup founders, angel investors and other insiders explain what the digital currency can do.

Business Unusual: The Hidden Cheese Caves of Manhattan

As people's tastes widen for all things handmade and delicious, the old traditions of cheese making and aging have become big business. See how one cheesemonger is riding the (cheese) curl.

VC Heavyweights to Fund Tech Startups Creating Google Glass Apps

New group called the Glass Collective calls Google's wearable computer "the future" of technology.

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