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From Powering Businesses to Empowering Kids
Entrepreneurs

From Powering Businesses to Empowering Kids

Fresh out of college with an enviable consultant job, Andrea Lo decided to quit so she could create Piggybackr, an online platform that helps kids raise money for causes.
Joanna L. Krotz
How to Become a Technical Co-Founder on the Quick
Technology

How to Become a Technical Co-Founder on the Quick

A four-year computer science degree is so yesterday. These intensive programs can turn you into a developer in under 12 weeks.
Andrea Huspeni
Catherine Rohr on Second Chances with Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurs

Catherine Rohr on Second Chances with Entrepreneurship

YE's Antonio Neves sat down with Catherine Rohr of Defy Ventures to discuss providing felons opportunities in entrepreneurship. Rough talks about developing skills through an education program and success stories.
Antonio Neves
Launching With a Loved One? Five Lessons From Successful Startup Couples
Starting a Business

Launching With a Loved One? Five Lessons From Successful Startup Couples

If you're thinking of starting up with your significant other, consider the tips of those who've made the plunge before you.
Rebekah Iliff
Social Media Is Getting Nasty. How Can You Rise Above It?
Marketing

Social Media Is Getting Nasty. How Can You Rise Above It?

With social media widening its reach by the day, etiquette is getting the ax. We provide some tips on how to avoid succumbing to snarky behavior.
Brendan Brandt
Starting a Business

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

With an attractive amount of capital, along with international connections, U.S. startups are turning to Chile to launch their venture.
Andrea Huspeni
A Guide to Matchmaking Sites for Co-Founders
Starting a Business

A Guide to Matchmaking Sites for Co-Founders

Choosing a co-founder can make or break a startup. Check out these matchmaking websites to find the perfect one.
Andrea Huspeni
How Soko Is Looking to Empower Women Entrepreneurs Around the World
Entrepreneurs

How Soko Is Looking to Empower Women Entrepreneurs Around the World

Three young women entrepreneurs are looking to disrupt the traditional export supply chain through a first-of-its-kind mobile marketplace for artisans.
Andrea Huspeni
Should You Name Drop Another Startup?
Marketing

Should You Name Drop Another Startup?

"We're the Facebook of ___." Why some startups want to draw comparisons with larger counterparts, while others don't.
Susan Johnston
AlleyNYC Founder on Running a Co-Working Space
Growth Strategies

AlleyNYC Founder on Running a Co-Working Space

For part of our co-working series, we chatted with Jason Saltzman of AlleyNYC on what it takes to run a co-working space.
Andrea Huspeni
3 Hacks to Save on Startup Legal Fees
Starting a Business

3 Hacks to Save on Startup Legal Fees

When it comes to legal hurdles, an attorney can be your biggest asset or your biggest expense. Here's how to trim your legal costs.
Veronica Picciafuoco
Inside a College Entrepreneur's Unique Coat Check Business
Starting a Business

Inside a College Entrepreneur's Unique Coat Check Business

A stolen jacket leads to a big business for an Indiana University grad.
Jodi Helmer
Kickstarter's Rising Competition: Crowdfunding Alternatives to Donation-Based Sites
Finance

Kickstarter's Rising Competition: Crowdfunding Alternatives to Donation-Based Sites

The JOBS Act may soon go into effect, but young entrepreneurs don't need to wait to look for investors in the crowd.
Larry Baker
Can Tumblr Survive Yahoo's Buyout? A Look at Four Failed Startup Acquisitions
Growth Strategies

Can Tumblr Survive Yahoo's Buyout? A Look at Four Failed Startup Acquisitions

While Yahoo's acquisition of Tumblr may be on the minds of many young entrepreneurs these days, keep in mind not all buyouts are successful.
Adam Toren