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Forget Ping Pong and Snacks: How Buffer Digs Deeper With These 4 Startup Perks
Growth Strategies

Forget Ping Pong and Snacks: How Buffer Digs Deeper With These 4 Startup Perks

Working at a startup is tons of work and having fun is vital. But offering more thoughtful perks can help further your mission and give employees something to smile about.
Walter Chen
Venture for America and Its Quest to Spread Entrepreneurship Beyond Silicon Valley
Entrepreneurs

Venture for America and Its Quest to Spread Entrepreneurship Beyond Silicon Valley

In an effort to expand entrepreneurship across the U.S. and provide some much needed jobs, this nonprofit is looking to the nation's college students.
Andrea Huspeni
Entrepreneurship Today: Starting Up Is Optional (Infographic)
Startup Basics

Entrepreneurship Today: Starting Up Is Optional (Infographic)

Long over are the days when being an entrepreneur was defined solely as being a business owner.
Andrea Huspeni
Mailbox Co-Founder Gentry Underwood on Managing Success
Entrepreneurs

Mailbox Co-Founder Gentry Underwood on Managing Success

When Underwood's company got snapped up by Dropbox, he says the rush of money and attention has taken some getting used to. Here, the entrepreneur opens to YE's Antonio Neves.
Antonio Neves
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Eye on 'Gig City:' How Startups Thrive in Chattanooga
Startup Basics

Eye on 'Gig City:' How Startups Thrive in Chattanooga

With startup hubs cropping up across the U.S., we take a look at one burgeoning ecosystem to pinpoint how other city centers can spark their own entrepreneurial boom.
Kristin Luna
The Race to Scale: How Fast Should You Accelerate?
Growth Strategies

The Race to Scale: How Fast Should You Accelerate?

Knowing when to grow your startup can be a bit of a mystery. Sharon Wienber of Scale Venture Partners clues us in on when to scale.
Sharon Wienbar
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5 Lessons I Learned From My Failed Kickstarter Campaign
Starting a Business

5 Lessons I Learned From My Failed Kickstarter Campaign

YogoSport founder Ryon Lane offers advice to young entrepreneurs about how to make your Kickstarter project a success.
Ryon Lane
How to Find the Right Mentor for Your Startup
Starting a Business

How to Find the Right Mentor for Your Startup

Looking for a keen mentor can be challenging. Entrepreneur Liz Elam offers some tips for scoring an ideal match.
Liz Elam
The 3 Biggest Mistakes I Made as a Student Entrepreneur and How I Learned From Them
Startup Basics

The 3 Biggest Mistakes I Made as a Student Entrepreneur and How I Learned From Them

Like many newbie business owners, YE CollegeTreps columnist Sarah Haselkorn has made mistakes. The important thing, she says, is to learn from them.
Sarah Haselkorn
Entrepreneur Seeks to Transform the Great Outdoors With 'Glamping'
Starting a Business

Entrepreneur Seeks to Transform the Great Outdoors With 'Glamping'

David Troya's startup wants to take camping to the next level with treehouses, yurts and teepees.
Andrea Huspeni
Co-Working NYC: An Inside Look at New Work City
Growth Strategies

Co-Working NYC: An Inside Look at New Work City

In our co-working series, NYU students give us the skinny on hot spaces in NYC. Here, we take a look at New Work City, a place where both successes and failures are celebrated.
Zeena Halepota
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10 Lessons College Won't Teach You -- But Entrepreneurship Will
Startup Basics

10 Lessons College Won't Teach You -- But Entrepreneurship Will

Think college taught you everything you need to know about the real world? Think again.
Adam Toren
Founders Fund's Geoff Lewis on Getting Acquired, on Your Terms
Growth Strategies

Founders Fund's Geoff Lewis on Getting Acquired, on Your Terms

Yahoo's $1.1 billion acquisition of Tumblr shines a lot on the elusive topic of planning an exit strategy.
Andrea Huspeni
10 Habits College Entrepreneurs Should Forget at Graduation
Startup Basics

10 Habits College Entrepreneurs Should Forget at Graduation

While college taught you many lessons, here are a few you should make a point to leave on campus.
Matthew Toren