Young Entrepreneurs

News and Articles About Young Entrepreneurs

NYC Venture Fellows Program Mentors Startups on the Fast Track
Growth Strategies

NYC Venture Fellows Program Mentors Startups on the Fast Track

Since 2011, a competitive fellowship program has been providing early-stage startup founders in New York City with the contacts and knowledge they need to succeed.
Brian Patrick Eha
What's Trending With...Baratunde Thurston? The Comedian/Digital Savant Talks Business
Technology

What's Trending With...Baratunde Thurston? The Comedian/Digital Savant Talks Business

YoungEntrepreneur.com columnist and 'What's Trending' host Shira Lazar sat down with author Baratunde Thurston to chat about his comedy/technology startup Cultivated Wit.
Shira Lazar
Are Your Eyes Bigger Than Your Budget? 3 Tips to Rein in Your Startup Costs
Finance

Are Your Eyes Bigger Than Your Budget? 3 Tips to Rein in Your Startup Costs

Startups simply must make a budget and stick to it. Otherwise, you could wind up a statistic. Here are just three ways to keep your costs down.
Neil Parmar
3 Tips for Handling Startup Hiccups
Entrepreneurs

3 Tips for Handling Startup Hiccups

Business consultant Joshua Medcalf on the importance of embracing the unknown.
Joshua Medcalf
Are You Leaving Money on the Table? 5 Often Overlooked Tax Deductions
Finance

Are You Leaving Money on the Table? 5 Often Overlooked Tax Deductions

At tax time, novice entrepreneurs will quickly find out just how complex the U.S. tax system is. But don't let that stop you from taking advantage of a few key tax deductions.
Amrik Randhawa
4 Tips for Turning a Dispersed Team into an Asset
Productivity

4 Tips for Turning a Dispersed Team into an Asset

Student entrepreneur David Donner Chait on the pros of having a remote staff.
David Donner Chait
Presented by
Biggest Mistakes: Why Birchbox Says Timing Is Everything
Starting a Business

Biggest Mistakes: Why Birchbox Says Timing Is Everything

When the grooming-products subscription service went looking for funding, it may have been too soon, says co-founder Katia Beauchamp. Here's a better strategy.
Diana Ransom
College Entrepreneurs Create Software to Help Businesses Thrive
Marketing

College Entrepreneurs Create Software to Help Businesses Thrive

How three UPenn students created Airtime, a program that creates banners that turn e-mail signatures into branded messages.
Jodi Helmer
3 Ways to Increase Your Confidence -- And Build Your Business
Leadership

3 Ways to Increase Your Confidence -- And Build Your Business

While having a stellar business idea is a huge part of the startup puzzle, conveying your idea confidently will help you piece it all together. Business coach Antonio Neves tells you how to inject some swagger into your pitch.
Antonio Neves
Entrepreneurs

Happy Birthday Twitter: Jack Dorsey on the Ubiquitous Site and His Top Advice for Young Treps

The social-media site that's found its way into practically every entrepreneurs' toolkit turns 7 years old today. Here, we chat with the site's co-founder and get his best tips for newbie founders.
Diana Ransom
6 Money-Saving Tips for Cash-Strapped Young ‘Treps
Starting a Business

6 Money-Saving Tips for Cash-Strapped Young ‘Treps

Business consultant Joshua Medcalf shares his advice for launching a business on a shoestring budget.
Joshua Medcalf
How to Find Value in Other People's Problems
Starting a Business

How to Find Value in Other People's Problems

Student entrepreneur Ryan Kuhel on the importance of researching pain points to find business ideas.
Ryan Kuhel
7 Steps for Planning a Kick-Ass Networking Event
Marketing

7 Steps for Planning a Kick-Ass Networking Event

For young entrepreneurs eager to raise their credibility up a notch, consider hosting a real-world networking event. Here are a few tips for pulling it off.
Adam Toren
Branding's Cardinal Sins: 3 Common Mistakes to Avoid
Marketing

Branding's Cardinal Sins: 3 Common Mistakes to Avoid

In launching a new company, resist the urge to be overly creative and dull when dreaming up your brand name. See our list of branding's cardinal sins.
Alanna Francis