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Why 'You' May Be Standing in the Way of Your Company's Success
Leadership

Why 'You' May Be Standing in the Way of Your Company's Success

In business, as in life, your preconceived notions can wreck your future potential. To stamp them out, consider an attitude adjustment.
Joshua Medcalf
5 Reasons a Young Entrepreneur Should Raise Outside Funding
Starting a Business

5 Reasons a Young Entrepreneur Should Raise Outside Funding

Investor Peter S. Cohan gives us the lowdown about scenarios when a young entrepreneur should turn to investors for funds.
Peter S. Cohan
Dalai Lama's Lessons for New Grads on Global Responsibility and Compassion
Entrepreneurs

Dalai Lama's Lessons for New Grads on Global Responsibility and Compassion

During his commencement speech, the Dalai Lama provides insight into how young entrepreneurs can make the world a better place.
Andrea Huspeni
To Be a Leader, You Must Know When to Follow
Entrepreneurs

To Be a Leader, You Must Know When to Follow

Student entrepreneur Nathan Grotticelli on learning from the trials and triumphs of those who are more experienced in entrepreneurship.
Nathan Grotticelli
Emerging Players in Tech-Fashion Innovation
Growth Strategies

Emerging Players in Tech-Fashion Innovation

Think creating the next iPhone is tough? Try making the perfect pocket or purse to hold one.
Neil Parmar
Stephen Colbert Offers Grads Some Key Advice: 'Pave Your Own Path'
Leadership

Stephen Colbert Offers Grads Some Key Advice: 'Pave Your Own Path'

Despite challenging economic times, comedian Stephen Colbert had some takeaways for recent grads during his 2013 commencement address at the University of Virginia on Saturday.
Andrea Huspeni
How to Recruit a Top-Notch Recruiter
Growth Strategies

How to Recruit a Top-Notch Recruiter

For a growing company, asking a recruiter to help you fill key jobs can be ideal, but how do you know the recruiter 'gets' your company? Here's how to vet a recruiter.
Erin Osterhaus
Co-Working NYC: An Inside Look at The Yard
Starting a Business

Co-Working NYC: An Inside Look at The Yard

In our co-working series, NYU students give us the skinny on hot spaces in NYC. Here, we take a look at Brooklyn's creative-tech space The Yard.
9 Leadership Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs
Growth Strategies

9 Leadership Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs

The most successful leaders know what they're good at and exploit it to the reach their fullest potential. Here's how to identify and reveal your hidden potential.
Martin Zwilling
Tips for Overcoming Early HR Hurdles
Growth Strategies

Tips for Overcoming Early HR Hurdles

Of all the struggles you'll face as an entrepreneur, hiring, training and managing employees is one of the biggest. Here are some tips for clearing your startup's way of HR obstacles.
Steve Goodman
Spreading the Love of Silicon Valley (Infographic)
Starting a Business

Spreading the Love of Silicon Valley (Infographic)

Let's face it, Silicon Valley is still the mecca for startups, and every other city is playing catch up.
Andrea Huspeni
How One Young Entrepreneur's Quest to Encourage Women Engineers Led Her to GoldieBlox
Entrepreneurs

How One Young Entrepreneur'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.
Entrepreneurs

10 Entrepreneurship Lessons College Didn't Teach New Grads

Think college taught you everything you need to know about the real world? Think again.
Adam Toren
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