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College Startup Rethinks Laundry
Starting a Business

College Startup Rethinks Laundry

A prepaid campus laundry service offers a lesson in entrepreneurship.
Jodi Helmer
Kitten Races, Ping Pong, Naps -- and Productivity?
Growth Strategies

Kitten Races, Ping Pong, Naps -- and Productivity?

Startup life doesn't have to be all work and no play.
Andrea Huspeni
Want to Go Viral? 4 Ways to Get Viewers to Share Your Videos
Marketing

Want to Go Viral? 4 Ways to Get Viewers to Share Your Videos

People are increasingly tuning in to videos, but maybe not yours. Here's how you and your startup can become a YouTube sensation.
Matthew Toren
Why You Should Get Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable
Growth Strategies

Why You Should Get Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable

Doing things that make us uncomfortable aren't fun, but they're absolutely necessary. YE business coach Antonio Neves explains.
Antonio Neves
How One Young Trep's Quest to Encourage Women Engineers Led Her to GoldieBlox
Entrepreneurs

How One Young Trep's Quest to Encourage Women Engineers Led Her to GoldieBlox

Not happy about the dearth of women in engineering? Debbie Sterling thinks overly-girlie toys are to blame.
Embrace Your Zany Side: Offbeat Ways Startups Win Over Hard-to-Reach VCs
Starting a Business

Embrace Your Zany Side: Offbeat Ways Startups Win Over Hard-to-Reach VCs

Having a killer business idea is key, but it won't necessarily help get your foot in the door when you're looking for funding. Sometimes the best way to grab someone's attention is to get creative.
Matt Villano
When You Raise Capital, Think 'We' Instead of 'Me'
Starting a Business

When You Raise Capital, Think 'We' Instead of 'Me'

Serial entrepreneur Mike Jones on the nuances of building a business with other people's money.
Mike Jones
The Importance of Being Confident: 3 Tips to Startup Success
Starting a Business

The Importance of Being Confident: 3 Tips to Startup Success

In launching a startup, a great idea and business acumen are key ingredients. But they're nothing without confidence. Here's how to win over investors, employees and customers.
Mike Jones
4 Tips for Rapid Startup Growth
Growth Strategies

4 Tips for Rapid Startup Growth

Student entrepreneur Eric Muli on the importance of sticking to a plan when looking to expand.
Eric Muli
Pitch Perfect: How to Prepare to Speak in Front of Investors
Starting a Business

Pitch Perfect: How to Prepare to Speak in Front of Investors

Here's a guide for how to prepare your pitch for angel investors and venture capitalists the likes of Chris Dixon.
Matthew Toren
11 Startup Events and News to Watch This Week
Starting a Business

11 Startup Events and News to Watch This Week

RedBull launches a music-tech startup accelerator, 3rd Ward offers a networking opportunity in Brooklyn, HUB Bay Area helps social treps with PR, Berlin startups slay dragons, VCs and treps square off, the SBA gets social, NY Tech Day kicks off, TechCrunch Disrupt unleashes in NYC again, the Webbys wants your votes… This week's notable news and startup events for young treps.
Unreasonable at Sea: An Update From Mouhsine Serrar of Prakti Design
Starting a Business

Unreasonable at Sea: An Update From Mouhsine Serrar of Prakti Design

It's been a few months since the traveling treps of Unreasonable at Sea set sail. We check in with one young entrepreneur about his progress so far.
Kristin Luna
Startup Survival 101: It's All About Relationships That Work
Starting a Business

Startup Survival 101: It's All About Relationships That Work

In designing a healthy, efficient workplace, your employees have more power than you think.
Martin Zwilling
4 Ways Introverted Young Treps Can Win in an Extroverted World
Entrepreneurs

4 Ways Introverted Young Treps Can Win in an Extroverted World

It's not easy for introverted young treps to put themselves out there, but these tips can help you master the networking scene.
Logan Kugler