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Entrepreneurship Won't Make You Rich and Other Hard Truths
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Entrepreneurship Won't Make You Rich and Other Hard Truths

Want to know the cold hard truth about entrepreneurship before you start up? Keep reading.
Matthew Toren
How to Get Entourage's Adrian Grenier to Tout Your Social Venture? Give Him Something to Believe in
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How to Get Entourage's Adrian Grenier to Tout Your Social Venture? Give Him Something to Believe in

At this year's Nexus Global Youth Summit, a panel of Hollywood heavyweights provided the skinny on how to get a celeb's endorsement.
Andrea Huspeni
From Flop to Success, How Brand Tweaking Saved This Company
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From Flop to Success, How Brand Tweaking Saved This Company

Amara founder Greg Connolly talks about how tiny changes in your brand strategy can ignite sales.
Greg Connolly
How a Little-Known Condom Brand Broke into the U.S. Market
Entrepreneurs

How a Little-Known Condom Brand Broke into the U.S. Market

Breaking into a competition-rich market can be daunting -- even for brands with well-heeled parent companies. Here are some tips from the trenches.
Why Obama Asked Amy Poehler and Jon Bon Jovi to the White House. Hint: It's Not a SNL Sketch
Entrepreneurs

Why Obama Asked Amy Poehler and Jon Bon Jovi to the White House. Hint: It's Not a SNL Sketch

For millions of young Americans who don't now have health insurance, the president is leaning on celebs to spread the word about signing up.
Diana Ransom
Starting a Business

Team That Landed $1 Million After Answering Branson Tweet Sells Company

The young founders who cosmically met Richard Branson and got him to make a nearly $1 million investment just sold their company. See what they plan to do next.
Dinah Wisenberg Brin
How to Get the Drop on Legal Mishaps When Starting Up
Starting a Business

How to Get the Drop on Legal Mishaps When Starting Up

Legal ins-and-outs can make a young entrepreneur's mind spin. Here are some tips to make legal issues less painful.
Matt Faustman
So Many Business Ideas, Not Enough Time?
Entrepreneurs

So Many Business Ideas, Not Enough Time?

Co-founder of SkyMall Inc. and Worthworm Alan Lobock provides insight into narrowing down business ideas and execution.
Alan Lobock
Looking to Join a Startup? Get an MBA
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Looking to Join a Startup? Get an MBA

In a new survey, MBA graduates are a hot commodity for startups looking to recruit talent.
Andrea Huspeni
How NerdWallet Makes Headlines Without Landing Big VC Bucks
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How NerdWallet Makes Headlines Without Landing Big VC Bucks

Self-funded startup founders may get to keep all their equity, but the process is no cake walk. Here are three major obstacles of running a bootstrapped company and how to overcome them.
Jake Gibson
How to Grow a Startup Community in Your Own Backyard
Entrepreneurs

How to Grow a Startup Community in Your Own Backyard

We've likely all benefited from startup events where we network with other like-minded entrepreneurs. But in the sometimes slower summer months, you should make these venues destination number one.
Will Caldwell
Kickstarter's Crowdfunding Competitors That Also Help Deliver the Goods
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Kickstarter's Crowdfunding Competitors That Also Help Deliver the Goods

Once a successful crowdfunding campaign ends, the pressure is on for entrepreneurs to make good on their promises. These platforms can help.
Rachel Solomon
Why You Should Learn From Steve Jobs, Not Idolize Him
Leadership

Why You Should Learn From Steve Jobs, Not Idolize Him

The late-Apple CEO did much to further entrepreneurship, in spite of his famously difficult personality. Here are some of his pearls of wisdom you should take to heart.
Kelli Richards
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Angel Investors' New Mantra: 'Go (South) West, Young Man' (Infographic)
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Angel Investors' New Mantra: 'Go (South) West, Young Man' (Infographic)

Silicon Valley may still be the king of the U.S.'s startup ecosystem but angel investors are increasingly spreading their wings.
Andrea Huspeni