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How Much Traction Is Enough for Investors?
Starting a Business

How Much Traction Is Enough for Investors?

Besides the famed "hockey stick" adoption rate, here are a few ideas for showing investors why they should pay attention to your startup.
Martin Zwilling
Can't Code? 4 Tips for the Non-Techie Young ‘Trep
Starting a Business

Can't Code? 4 Tips for the Non-Techie Young ‘Trep

Student entrepreneur David Gabeau on why computer-programming experience isn't critical to launching a successful tech startup.
David Gabeau
Biggest Mistakes: What Artsicle Learned from Its First Hire
Growth Strategies

Biggest Mistakes: What Artsicle Learned from Its First Hire

When co-founders Scott Carleton and Alex Tryon of the art-rental and purchase platform needed help around the office, they soon learned that preparation and clarity are key in hiring employees.
Diana Ransom
How to Turn Your Youth into Your Ultimate Asset
Starting a Business

How to Turn Your Youth into Your Ultimate Asset

As a young entrepreneur, wisdom and experience may not be your forte but energy and enthusiasm can offer a keen tradeoff. Here's how to use youth most effectively.
Adam Toren
The Danger of Discounts and How to Avoid Them
Growth Strategies

The Danger of Discounts and How to Avoid Them

In starting up, tech talent can be hard to find. But what about a grade-A sales force? Consider these words of caution.
Kevin Hiser
Working Too Much or Too Little? 3 Tips for Finding Balance
Productivity

Working Too Much or Too Little? 3 Tips for Finding Balance

If working 16-hour days isn't proving sustainable, consider these tips for striking a balance.
Joe Barton
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Web Startup Will Find the Best Parking Spot
Starting a Business

Web Startup Will Find the Best Parking Spot

Ben Sann was a junior in high school when he came up with an idea for a website that would post the rates of parking garages all over New York. BestParking.com has now grown to include six cities.
Jodi Helmer
Top 10 Inspirational Entrepreneurship Quotes
Entrepreneurs

Top 10 Inspirational Entrepreneurship Quotes

Amid the rigors of launching a business, feeling drained or tapped out can happen to the best of us. Here are a few inspiring lines, sure to drive a spark through any crummy day.
Unreasonable at Sea: An Update From Cesar Harada of Protei
Starting a Business

Unreasonable at Sea: An Update From Cesar Harada of Protei

It's been six weeks since the traveling treps of Unreasonable at Sea set sail. We check in with one young entrepreneur about his progress so far.
Kristin Luna
How Informational Meetings Can Expand Your Network and Influence
Starting a Business

How Informational Meetings Can Expand Your Network and Influence

Want to network and bone up on the industry you're hoping to launch into? Business coach Antonio Neves offers some tips for how to master the art of informational meetings.
Antonio Neves
Entrepreneurs

How a Stolen North Face Jacket Sparked a New Business Idea

Inspired by chaotic coat-checking systems at bars, this young trep built a startup that landed the attention of Shark Tank and Mark Cuban. See how he made it happen.
Susan Johnston
How a Stolen North Face Jacket Sparked a New Business Idea
Entrepreneurs

How a Stolen North Face Jacket Sparked a New Business Idea

Inspired by chaotic coat-checking systems at bars, this young trep built a startup that landed the attention of Shark Tank and Mark Cuban. See how he made it happen.
Susan Johnston
How to Have a Social Life as a Young Trep
Entrepreneurs

How to Have a Social Life as a Young Trep

With a busy startup schedule, it can be hard to devote any time to forging new relationships or even keeping old ones. Here's how to make time for the ones you love -- and yourself.
Adam Toren
6 Tips for Crafting a Killer Business Name
Starting a Business

6 Tips for Crafting a Killer Business Name

Social entrepreneur and educator Steve Mariotti on why naming your business is one of the most important decisions you'll make.
Steve Mariotti