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About.me's Tony Conrad on Starting Up and Making a Big Exit
Growth Strategies

About.me's Tony Conrad on Starting Up and Making a Big Exit

YE's Antonio Neves sat down with the entrepreneur, who in 2010 after just four short days in business sold the personal-homepage site to AOL. Conrad talks about the blockbuster exit and why he decided to take About.me back.
Antonio Neves
NY Angels' Brian Cohen on How to Get 'Smart' Funding for Your Billion Dollar Idea
Finance

NY Angels' Brian Cohen on How to Get 'Smart' Funding for Your Billion Dollar Idea

In his new book, angel investor Brian Cohen talks about the importance of getting smart money for your startup.
Brian Cohen
How Young Entrepreneurs Can Rein in Their 'Toxic' Emotions
Leadership

How Young Entrepreneurs Can Rein in Their 'Toxic' Emotions

When startup life gets tough, celebrity agent and psychology-book author Ken Lindner offers a few decisive tips for quelling your own killer emotions.
Andrea Huspeni
When to Ditch the Coffee Shop for Co-Working
Co-working

When to Ditch the Coffee Shop for Co-Working

Workplace expert and entrepreneur Liz Elam on knowing when to say when to working out of your local café in favor of more professional accommodations.
Liz Elam
3 Ways to Use LinkedIn to Grow Your Startup
Marketing

3 Ways to Use LinkedIn to Grow Your Startup

A surprising number of college students don't use the professional-social network. Here's why that's a mistake -- especially for young entrepreneurs.
Brendan Brandt
How to Turn Criticism into the Ultimate Startup Motivator
Entrepreneurs

How to Turn Criticism into the Ultimate Startup Motivator

Student entrepreneur Will Caldwell on the taking critiques in stride and using that feedback to help improve a business.
Will Caldwell
Why You Should Ditch Your 'Go Big or Go Home' Mentality
Finance

Why You Should Ditch Your 'Go Big or Go Home' Mentality

In starting up, paying top dollar for the biggest and best tools, gadgets and the like could cost you even more in the long run. Instead, you should think smarter, not bigger.
Ken Oboh
Why Future Entrepreneurs Should Invest in College
Starting a Business

Why Future Entrepreneurs Should Invest in College

It's a perennial question, but a tough one all the same. As early May marks the deadline for when many future young treps will need to decide if going to college is right for them, here are a few key considerations.
Melinda Gates on the Power of Technology in Making Human Connections
Starting a Business

Melinda Gates on the Power of Technology in Making Human Connections

Social entrepreneur Melinda Gates spoke about the importance of making ethical choices and leaving a mark on humanity during her 2013 commencement speech at Duke University.
Andrea Huspeni
Co-Working NYC: An Inside Look at Projective Space
Starting a Business

Co-Working NYC: An Inside Look at Projective Space

In our co-working series, NYU students give us the skinny on hot spaces in NYC. Here, we take a look at the Lower East Side's Projective Space.
Ariana Marsh and Ashley Mason
A Chance to Win $50,000 and Mentorship From TOMS Founder Blake Mycoskie
Starting a Business

A Chance to Win $50,000 and Mentorship From TOMS Founder Blake Mycoskie

GOOD and TOMS are teaming up to help one lucky social entrepreneur turn her dream into a reality.
Andrea Huspeni
The Bitcoin Buzz and How Young Entrepreneurs are Cashing In
Technology

The Bitcoin Buzz and How Young Entrepreneurs are Cashing In

Even with its roller-coaster volatility, young entrepreneurs are banking on the digital currency.
Andrea Huspeni
4 Business-Naming Tips for Branding Success
Marketing

4 Business-Naming Tips for Branding Success

Dreaming up a business name is simple, but finding one that fits your long-term ambitions may not be so obvious.
Alanna Francis
Teaching Kids to Code With Youth Digital
Technology

Teaching Kids to Code With Youth Digital

With a heightened emphasis on learning to code, Youth Digital wants to help the next generation of young entrepreneurs succeed.
Andrea Huspeni