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Build a Strong Brand With More Friendly Interactions, Less Marketing
Branding

Build a Strong Brand With More Friendly Interactions, Less Marketing

Customers are skeptical of the marketing they don't ignore entirely but people trust their own experience. Make if friendly and they love your brand.
Cory Sistrunk
Entrepreneurs Remember Their Favorite School Teachers. Tell Us: Who Inspired You?
Inspiration

Entrepreneurs Remember Their Favorite School Teachers. Tell Us: Who Inspired You?

The founders of Pencils of Promise, Warby Parker and Harry's remember their favorite teachers and what made them so great.
Catherine Clifford
How Warby Parker Used the Element of Surprise to Win Over Customers
If I Knew Then

How Warby Parker Used the Element of Surprise to Win Over Customers

Warby Parker Co-CEO and founder Neil Blumenthal explains how inspiration can come from the most unlikely sources.
Nina Zipkin
Under the Radar: 10 Startups to Watch in 2014
Starting a Business

Under the Radar: 10 Startups to Watch in 2014

Entrepreneur.com partnered with Social Media Week to come up with a list of startups that have potential for a breakout year.
Jason Fell
Everyone Gets 15 Minutes of Feedback
Entrepreneurs

Everyone Gets 15 Minutes of Feedback

David Hassell, founder of 15Five, talks about the power of staying connected.
Sarah Max
From Google to Warby Parker: The Origins Behind 10 of the Wackiest Company Names
Marketing

From Google to Warby Parker: The Origins Behind 10 of the Wackiest Company Names

Business owners are increasingly throwing out the rulebook when it comes to playing the name game. Here are the anecdotes behind 10 of our favorites.
Geoff Weiss
Warby Parker Founder Looking to Take on Big-Name Grooming Companies With Niche Offerings
Starting a Business

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.
Andrea Huspeni
Struggling With Online Sales? So Are the Big Guys
Growth Strategies

Struggling With Online Sales? So Are the Big Guys

For many online retailers, most revenue still doesn't come from the web. But if you're still looking to compete, our experts have some advice.
Linda Lacina
How a NYC Nonprofit Is Working With Businesses to Make the World a Better Place
Growth Strategies

How a NYC Nonprofit Is Working With Businesses to Make the World a Better Place

Strategic partnerships help a nonprofit erase education deficits.
Jennifer Wang
How Niche Players Can Compete Against Big Brands
Starting a Business

How Niche Players Can Compete Against Big Brands

Being the little fish in a small pond can be advantageous for young entrepreneurs.
Adam Toren
The Secrets of 7 Successful Brands
Marketing

The Secrets of 7 Successful Brands

Whether they've been around for decades or were launched in the last two years, some companies just have a bit of magic when it comes to grabbing attention and establishing themselves as fan favorites.
Where the Founders of Young Startups Find Inspiration
Entrepreneurs

Where the Founders of Young Startups Find Inspiration

From Quirky's Ben Kaufman to Aaron Levie of Box, here's what inspires some of the hottest startups around.
Diana Ransom
Big-Box Backlash: The Rebirth of Mom-and-Pop Shops
Growth Strategies

Big-Box Backlash: The Rebirth of Mom-and-Pop Shops

As consumers grow more comfortable with ecommerce, Amazon.com isn't the only web company making big-box stores sweat. These days, corner cafes and artisanal cheesemongers are taking a bigger piece of the retail pie.
Diana Ransom
Warby Parker and Inspired Vision
Entrepreneurs

Warby Parker and Inspired Vision

In this installment of Young Visionaries, social entrepreneurs David Gilboa and Neil Blumenthal describe their vision for sharp eyewear for the developed and the developing world.
Diana Ransom