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How a Bullied, Dyslexic 16-Year-Old Entrepreneur Fought Back and Found His Way
Young Entrepreneurs

How a Bullied, Dyslexic 16-Year-Old Entrepreneur Fought Back and Found His Way

Ollie Forsyth didn't let haters kill his spirit. Instead, he drew strength from dyslexic billionaire Richard Branson's stratospheric success story and used their cruel jabs to fuel his entrepreneurial fire.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
10 Reasons Why 2015 Will Be the Year to Start Your Business
Starting a Business

10 Reasons Why 2015 Will Be the Year to Start Your Business

There is no better time to start your dream venture than now.
Mike Templeman
Girl Scouts Get Trendy With Gluten-Free, Greek Yogurt Cookies
Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts Get Trendy With Gluten-Free, Greek Yogurt Cookies

After nearly 100 years in the cookie business, the Girl Scouts are still updating their offerings to fit market trends.
Kate Taylor
United Airlines, Orbitz in Legal Brawl With 22-Year-Old Travel Entrepreneur
Travel Businesses

United Airlines, Orbitz in Legal Brawl With 22-Year-Old Travel Entrepreneur

Aktarer Zaman's startup, Skiplagged, aims to popularize 'hidden city' ticketing, in which passengers disembark at their layover destinations.
Geoff Weiss
4 Reasons Millennials Should Start Their Own Business
Millennials

4 Reasons Millennials Should Start Their Own Business

Millennials have a reputation for being self-entitled individuals with an insatiable need for praise -- but they are also quite entrepreneurial.
Lais Pontes
What You Can Learn From 8 Kids Already Making a Million Dollars
Entrepreneurs

What You Can Learn From 8 Kids Already Making a Million Dollars

There is no age discrimination in entrepreneurship.
John Rampton
Retiring at 27: Ambitious, Lazy or Crazy?
Retirement

Retiring at 27: Ambitious, Lazy or Crazy?

A young real estate CEO made a plan to build up his net worth and check out in six years. Here's how he did it.
Brenton Hayden
If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em: Why Two Competitors Joined Forces in the Fight to Beat Cancer
Competition

If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em: Why Two Competitors Joined Forces in the Fight to Beat Cancer

Sometimes it makes sense to merge with your competition. Yael Cohen Braun and Julie Greenbaum didn't always think so, but they do now.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How YouTube Megastar Connor Franta Is Channeling His Eclectic Passions Into Entrepreneurial Gold
YouTube

How YouTube Megastar Connor Franta Is Channeling His Eclectic Passions Into Entrepreneurial Gold

Brand partnerships can be a goldmine for today's biggest YouTubers. But 22-year-old Connor Franta, who boasts a digital footprint of 5 million followers, would much rather build brands of his own.
Geoff Weiss
Entrepreneur Confessions: What I Would Do Differently
Starting a Business

Entrepreneur Confessions: What I Would Do Differently

Three leaders share what they would change if they could go back and start all over again.
Carly Okyle
These Siblings Are Cooking Up America's First Meatless Butcher Shop
Innovation

These Siblings Are Cooking Up America's First Meatless Butcher Shop

No animals were harmed in the making of Aubry and Kale Walch's smash-hit butcher biz.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
6 Stories of Super Successes Who Overcame Failure
Failure

6 Stories of Super Successes Who Overcame Failure

They're perfect examples of why failure should never stop you from following your vision.
Jayson DeMers
Top 25 Business Podcasts for Entrepreneurs
Podcasts

Top 25 Business Podcasts for Entrepreneurs

Podcasts are as easy to use as old-school radio but as specialized as blogs. Listening to them is one of the few examples of effective multi-tasking.
Murray Newlands