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How to Make Lasting Connections in the Dizzying Startup World
Starting a Business

How to Make Lasting Connections in the Dizzying Startup World

The founder of Little Duck Organics talks about how expanding his network and developing relationships helped his business thrive.
Zak Normandin
Passionate, Independent, Insensitive? You May Be an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs

Passionate, Independent, Insensitive? You May Be an Entrepreneur

Check out these 14 traits that set apart entrepreneurs from others.
Andrea Huspeni
The College Question for Entrepreneurs Gains Momentum as Costs Surge
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The College Question for Entrepreneurs Gains Momentum as Costs Surge

Regardless of whether interest rates on certain student loans stay inflated, the high cost of college must be met proactively. Here are some tips for tamping down on your education debt-load.
Eric Greenberg
Office Space and Communication Tips and Tricks From a Workplace Anthropologist
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Office Space and Communication Tips and Tricks From a Workplace Anthropologist

Kevin Kuske of furniture company Turnstone provides young entrepreneurs advice on making your workspace the most productive.
Kevin Kuske
Where to Look for Investors to Fund Your Startup
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Where to Look for Investors to Fund Your Startup

Co-founder of SkyMall Inc. and Worthworm Alan Lobock provides young entrepreneurs tips on approaching investors.
Alan Lobock
The Creator of Funny or Die's 'Drunk History' on Wacky Business Ideas That Work
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The Creator of Funny or Die's 'Drunk History' on Wacky Business Ideas That Work

The web series 'Drunk History' just made its TV debut on Comedy Central this week. Derek Waters, the show's creator, offers some tips for brainstorming and taking risks.
Shira Lazar
Top Apps for On-the-Go Founders
Growth Strategies

Top Apps for On-the-Go Founders

Busy entrepreneurs have little time to devote to learning about the coolest and helpful apps. Here, we do the legwork for you.
Erica Bell and Katie Finnegan
Students Funding Students: A Look at Campus-Based Investment Funds
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Students Funding Students: A Look at Campus-Based Investment Funds

In the race to find the next young entrepreneurial dynamo, VC firms are increasingly putting students in control of the selection process.
Susan Johnston
At Startup Accelerators, Expect the Unexpected
Growth Strategies

At Startup Accelerators, Expect the Unexpected

Accelerators may be all the rage today, but college trep AJ Agrawal offers to demystify some key details of the process.
AJ Agrawal
Why Starting Small Can Mean Big Business for Your Career
Starting a Business

Why Starting Small Can Mean Big Business for Your Career

Working at a startup used to be risky for career-minded young people. It's now gaining ground as the first stop on the road to gainful employment.
Neil Parmar
Managing Millennials: More Magic Than Myth
Growth Strategies

Managing Millennials: More Magic Than Myth

Working with and managing millennials isn't something to fear. The energetic and tech-savvy bunch is the future, and here's how to deal with them.
Scott Abel
5 Industries Ripe for Young Entrepreneurs to Disrupt
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5 Industries Ripe for Young Entrepreneurs to Disrupt

Looking for your next business idea? Check out these five fields oozing with potential.
Adam Toren
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
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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