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The Two Must-Have Elements for Attracting Startup Funding
Starting a Business

The Two Must-Have Elements for Attracting Startup Funding

Venture capitalist Paul Lee offers advice on what entrepreneurs should do get noticed by investors.
Paul Lee
What Not to Hook a Media Pitch to, Ever
Growth Strategies

What Not to Hook a Media Pitch to, Ever

You may think your product or service is always newsworthy, but that's not typically the case. Here are a few press pitches that can quickly crash and burn -- and how to avoid them.
Dave Clarke
How to Test Whether You're Ready to Dive into Your Startup, Full Time
Starting a Business

How to Test Whether You're Ready to Dive into Your Startup, Full Time

Recent grad David D. Chait on setting benchmarks for knowing when or if to make the leap into working on a startup full time.
David Donner Chait
Mentors vs. Advisors and Why You Should Get to Know Why They Differ
Starting a Business

Mentors vs. Advisors and Why You Should Get to Know Why They Differ

For young entrepreneurs, a helping hand can go a long way. Just make sure you're aware of what's expected of you in return.
Kai Sato
At World Innovation Forum, Young Entrepreneurs Provide Key to Innovation
Starting a Business

At World Innovation Forum, Young Entrepreneurs Provide Key to Innovation

During a panel discussion at the World Innovation Forum, the founder of student organization Kairos Society discussed why large corporations need to look to the millennial generation for innovation.
Andrea Huspeni
How Teaching English in Bolivia Sparked One Young Trep's Bankable Business Idea
Entrepreneurs

How Teaching English in Bolivia Sparked One Young Trep's Bankable Business Idea

Sam Slover co-founded the online learning site, LearnItLive.com to help fill the education void in many parts of the world. See how that idea has taken off.
Karen A. Frenkel
The Skinny on Widening Student Debt Loads (Infographic)
Entrepreneurs

The Skinny on Widening Student Debt Loads (Infographic)

With tuition costs rising and the job market as competitive as ever, some graduates question the price of a college education.
Andrea Huspeni
Bonnaroo's Founder on Hosting a Blockbuster Bash
Marketing

Bonnaroo's Founder on Hosting a Blockbuster Bash

Rick Farman, the co-founder of Superfly Presents, the company behind music festival Bonnaroo, offers advice about successful events.
Andrea Huspeni
Bonnaroo Founder's 9 Tips for Throwing a Blockbuster Bash
Starting a Business

Bonnaroo Founder's 9 Tips for Throwing a Blockbuster Bash

Rick Farman, the co-founder of Superfly Presents, the production company behind music festival Bonnaroo, provides young entrepreneurs advice about crafting a successful event.
Andrea Huspeni
Meet the United Nations' New Resident Entrepreneur
Leadership

Meet the United Nations' New Resident Entrepreneur

Elizabeth Gore discusses the evolution of the group's strategy to partner with entrepreneurs.
Sarah J. Robbins
4 Tips for Finding the Perfect Co-Founder
Starting a Business

4 Tips for Finding the Perfect Co-Founder

Venture capitalist Paul Lee offers advice on finding the right business partner for your startup.
Paul Lee
Can't Find a Summer Job? Here's How to Launch an Online Business
Starting a Business

Can't Find a Summer Job? Here's How to Launch an Online Business

If you can't find an internship, don't fret. Consider supplementing your college education with a summer business.
David Gabeau
Are You Cut Out for the CEO Role?
Leadership

Are You Cut Out for the CEO Role?

Flexible, charismatic, judicious. These are the hallmarks of a good CEO. See how you measure up.
Michael Kaiser-Nyman
Dropbox CEO Gives Graduates His Cheat Sheet for Success
Entrepreneurs

Dropbox CEO Gives Graduates His Cheat Sheet for Success

Tech entrepreneur Drew Houston spoke about the importance of obsessing over your dream during his 2013 commencement speech at MIT.
Andrea Huspeni