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Entrepreneur Joe Griffin Dishes on Company Culture
Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneur Joe Griffin Dishes on Company Culture

In this episode of Meet the Mentors, Adam Toren catches up with the CEO and co-founder of iAcquire, who discusses company culture and offers up advice for fellow entrepreneurs.
Adam Toren
Startups Mine 'Big Data' Too
Starting a Business

Startups Mine 'Big Data' Too

Though popularized by giant web companies Amazon and Netflix, startups are increasingly getting into the algorithm game -- hoping the practice not only cements life-long customers but also added sales.
Neil Parmar
This Startup Wants Your Water Filter to Be Beautiful
Starting a Business

This Startup Wants Your Water Filter to Be Beautiful

Tapping into the water-filter market, startup Soma explains how it is looking to turn the business on its head.
Andrea Huspeni
What's in the Stars in September for Entrepreneurs?
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What's in the Stars in September for Entrepreneurs?

For the month of September, famed astrologer Jennifer Angel provides an entrepreneur-focused horoscope for each astrological sign. What's in the cards for you?
Jennifer Angel
Starting a Business

4 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Should Take Labor Day Off

Planning on skipping Labor Day fun to focus on your startup? Here are four reasons why you shouldn't.
Matthew Toren
How Entrepreneurs Think Differently and You Should Too
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How Entrepreneurs Think Differently and You Should Too

Execution is everything in entrepreneurship. But often your state of mind -- or perhaps more accurately, how you think -- will help determine what products or services you'll create and industries you'll disrupt.
Rebekah Iliff
A Dorm-Room Startup for Dorm Rooms?
Entrepreneurs

A Dorm-Room Startup for Dorm Rooms?

While the holidays are prime time for most U.S. businesses, back to school is this startup's sweet spot.
Dinah Wisenberg Brin
How Unconventional Majors Can Help You Thrive in Entrepreneurship
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How Unconventional Majors Can Help You Thrive in Entrepreneurship

For aspiring young entrepreneurs, studying something as seemingly unrelated to business as fine art or anthropology might end up teaching you way more than you realize.
Lambeth Hochwald
Aaron Levie on Box's $1 Billion Valuation and Solving the World's 'Unsexy' Problems
Growth Strategies

Aaron Levie on Box's $1 Billion Valuation and Solving the World's 'Unsexy' Problems

From college dropout to enterprise-software wunderkind, the CEO of Box dishes about working with Mark Cuban and his top success tips.
Diana Ransom
Race to the Top Goes to College
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Race to the Top Goes to College

President Obama laid out a plan for combating the rising cost of college, but passage is far from apparent. The plan is also not obviously advantageous for students.
Diana Ransom
How to Tweet With Purpose
Marketing

How to Tweet With Purpose

Joining Twitter and amassing followers is just half the battle. You'll need to figure out how to keep them coming back -- and buy something when they do.
How Straying From the Pack Can Open the Door to Success
Starting a Business

How Straying From the Pack Can Open the Door to Success

In her new book Do Cool Sh*t, Miki Agrawal discusses the importance of marching to your own drum and surrounding yourself with supportive people.
Andrea Huspeni
With Its Eye on High Schoolers, LinkedIn Announces University Pages
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With Its Eye on High Schoolers, LinkedIn Announces University Pages

Wanting to expand its reach and get users hooked at a younger age, LinkedIn announces a new service targeted towards prospective college students.
Andrea Huspeni
Know a Kick-Ass Startup? Nominate It.
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Know a Kick-Ass Startup? Nominate It.

Nationwide search is underway for the best young companies to work for.
Andrea Huspeni