News and Articles About Young Entrepreneurs

AlleyNYC Founder on Running a Co-Working Space and Getting into One
Co-working

AlleyNYC Founder on Running a Co-Working Space and Getting into One

To find out how to catch the eye of the hottest co-working spaces, we chatted with Jason Saltzman of AlleyNYC.
Andrea Huspeni
How One Young Entrepreneur Built a Credit Card Processing Empire at 16
Starting a Business

How One Young Entrepreneur Built a Credit Card Processing Empire at 16

You know what they say about one man's trash? It's another man's goldmine. Here's the story of how Harbortouch's Jared Isaacman saw an opportunity and grabbed.
Dinah Wisenberg Brin
Why Pricing Should Be Your First Focus, Not Your Last
Marketing

Why Pricing Should Be Your First Focus, Not Your Last

Entrepreneur Stephan Aarstol explains why pricing is the most important factor in launching your product or service.
Stephan Aarstol
6 Signs You're Ready to Declare Your Entrepreneurial Independence
Entrepreneurs

6 Signs You're Ready to Declare Your Entrepreneurial Independence

Think you are ready for startup land? Here are six signs you are ready to take the leap into entrepreneurship.
Adam Toren
Welcome to the Real World, Now What?
Entrepreneurs

Welcome to the Real World, Now What?

Now that school is over and you're entering the workforce -- and possibly starting up -- you may find the new journey jarring. Here are four ways to ease the transition.
Blaine Vess
How to Stay Focused When the Summer Heat Saps Your Stamina and Your Startup
Growth Strategies

How to Stay Focused When the Summer Heat Saps Your Stamina and Your Startup

The summer is notoriously slow for certain businesses -- people are on vacation, summer hours kick in, sales slow down. Here's how to keep your vision laser focused on your startup.
Lambeth Hochwald
Want to Land Key Mentors for Your Startup? Give Them Something of Value
Starting a Business

Want to Land Key Mentors for Your Startup? Give Them Something of Value

Being able to bounce ideas off of mentors will be vital for your business, but how do you find these key people? Here are three tips.
Dwight Peters
Start-Up Chile and Why Many Americans are Itching to Enter This Early-Stage Accelerator
Starting a Business

Start-Up Chile and Why Many Americans are Itching to Enter This Early-Stage Accelerator

With an attractive amount of capital, along with international connections, U.S. founders are turning to Chile to launch their ventures.
Andrea Huspeni
This Startup Wants to Revolutionize Search, One Data Set at a Time
Entrepreneurs

This Startup Wants to Revolutionize Search, One Data Set at a Time

NYC's Enigma is looking to make public-data sets more accessible to users through its search platform. And it's taking off like wildfire.
Andrea Huspeni
6 Ways to Protect Your Digital Brand
Marketing

6 Ways to Protect Your Digital Brand

Travel blogger Turner Barr recently watched a moneyed corporation allegedly steal his brand identity. Here's how to ensure it doesn't happen to you.
Kristin Luna
4 Reasons to Wait to Buy Google Glass
Technology

4 Reasons to Wait to Buy Google Glass

While Google Glass is being touted as the next big thing in technology and much of the media has pulled out their pom-poms, here are a few reasons young entrepreneurs should wait to purchase the device.
Matthew Toren
If I Knew Then: CEO of KIND Healthy Snacks Dishes on Lessons Learned During His First Years as an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs

If I Knew Then: CEO of KIND Healthy Snacks Dishes on Lessons Learned During His First Years as an Entrepreneur

If Daniel Lubetzky had a time machine, he would have realized the importance of sticking to his brand's promise of quality.
Andrea Huspeni
5 Startup Events and News to Watch This Week
Starting a Business

5 Startup Events and News to Watch This Week

The Senate's epic fail surprises no one as interest rates on Stafford student loans double today, the end of Google Reader is nigh, Independence Day is predicted to be a legendary travel bonanza, according to a recent Orbitz survey, NEXT helps Parisian treps validate their startup ideas, Startup Weekend heads to Amsterdam… This week's notable news and startup events for young treps.
Unreasonable at Sea Mentor Cathy Rodgers Distills Her View of the Aquatic Accelerator
Starting a Business

Unreasonable at Sea Mentor Cathy Rodgers Distills Her View of the Aquatic Accelerator

With the radical Unreasonable at Sea experiment docked, we asked one of the mentors on board to weigh in on the program.
Kristin Luna