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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
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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?
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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
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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
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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
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
How to Launch an Ethical Brand After the Rana Plaza Tragedy
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How to Launch an Ethical Brand After the Rana Plaza Tragedy

The Bangladesh garment-factory collapse has only increased consumers' interest in shopping ethically. See how retailers -- large and small -- are responding.
Lambeth Hochwald
3 Weekly Accounting Habits to Install Right This Minute
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3 Weekly Accounting Habits to Install Right This Minute

To ease the pain of doing your taxes later, here are some good-accounting practices to implement now.
Amrik Randhawa
From Birchbox to BeautyArmy, Grappling With the High-Cost of Freebies
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From Birchbox to BeautyArmy, Grappling With the High-Cost of Freebies

S.W. Basics founder Adina Grigore describes the internal questions that arise when marketers, wholesalers and subscription services request free products.
Adina Grigore
The Business of Turning Sports Fantasies into Cold Hard Cash
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The Business of Turning Sports Fantasies into Cold Hard Cash

Increasingly enthusiasts are keeping up with the sport with the plentiful online Fantasy Sports Leagues. Here, one fantasy league founder gives us the low-down on his vibrant business.
Matt Villano
Calling All College Students: Clinkle Wants You
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Calling All College Students: Clinkle Wants You

Tech-darling Clinkle is opening up its waitlist to university students in the U.S.
Andrea Huspeni