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4 Lessons From the Nightmarish Amy's Baking Company
Growth Strategies

4 Lessons From the Nightmarish Amy's Baking Company

Think the customer is always wrong? Here are a few lessons in entrepreneurship from the latest Kitchen Nightmares' season finale.
Adam Toren
Do We Really Need an Alternative Form of Capitalism?
Starting a Business

Do We Really Need an Alternative Form of Capitalism?

While not a love story, capitalism is certainly epic.
Martin Zwilling
Pack's Megan Casey on the Future of Social Media
Entrepreneurs

Pack's Megan Casey on the Future of Social Media

Between co-founding Squidoo with Seth Godin, and more recently launching Pack, a social networking site for dog owners, Megan Casey is well-versed in the art of social media. She opens up to YE's Antonio Neves about where she thinks the industry is going and why.
Antonio Neves
Looking to Raise Capital? Exhaust All Your Options.
Starting a Business

Looking to Raise Capital? Exhaust All Your Options.

Entrepreneur Liz Elam shares her insights on raising capital to launch a startup.
Liz Elam
6 Tips for Taking Your Video Ad Content Mobile
Technology

6 Tips for Taking Your Video Ad Content Mobile

As consumers increasingly tune in to videos on their mobile devices, young entrepreneurs should consider how best to reach them.
Matthew Toren
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