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	Salman Khan to Rice University Grads: 'Be a Source of Positivity'

Salman Khan to Rice University Grads: 'Be a Source of Positivity'

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As the 2012 graduation season winds down, we check in on the commencement addresses given by some of nation's top entrepreneurs. Here are three tips from the Khan Academy's Salman Khan.
June 7, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
	5 Myths About Being an Entrepreneur

5 Myths About Being an Entrepreneur

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Starting up isn't always going to land you fame and fortune. But, if you're lucky, you will control your own destiny. Before you start up, consider the truth about common myths.
June 6, 2012 in Starting a Business
	Michael Bloomberg's 7 Steps to the Top

Michael Bloomberg's 7 Steps to the Top

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As the 2012 graduation season winds down, we check in on the commencement addresses given by some of nation's top entrepreneurs. Here are Mike Bloomberg's seven ways to the top.
June 6, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
BY | June 6, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
A business plan is the minimum requirement you need before asking anyone for money to build your business. Here is what it should include.
	Oprah Winfrey's 3 Steps for Success

Oprah Winfrey's 3 Steps for Success

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As the 2012 graduation season winds down, we check in on the commencement addresses given by some of nation's top entrepreneurs. See if you can spot an inspiring tip or two.
June 5, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

Young 'Changemakers' Have Chance to Win Money for Social Ventures

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For budding social entrepreneurs, here's your chance to get noticed -- and land some start-up cash.
June 5, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
	What to Consider Before Quitting Your Day Job

What to Consider Before Quitting Your Day Job

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Keeping a steady job can help sustain you and yours while your business is just getting off the ground. Here are five factors to consider before letting go of your 9 to 5.
June 4, 2012 in Grow Your Business

How High is Your Entrepreneurial Pain Tolerance?

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Getting through the often arduous startup period can be difficult for any entrepreneur — let alone someone who's starting up for the first time. Here's how to get equipped for the long haul.
June 1, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

How to Know When It's Time to Quit Your Day Job

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Keeping a steady job can help sustain you and yours while your business is just getting off the ground. Here are five factors to consider before letting go of your 9 to 5.
May 31, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

How to Start Up with Mom and Dad on Your Side

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The ties you form early will help mold you in life and in business. Here's how to keep your parents happy and on your side while you're starting up.
May 30, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
Video: 	Gtrot and a Vision for Local Discovery Play Video

Gtrot and a Vision for Local Discovery (Video)

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Zach Smith of Gtrot talks about the company's changing vision and how the founders keep their eyes on the prize.
May 28, 2012 in Evaluating Your Idea
	Grads: Want to Be an Entrepreneur? Get a Job (Opinion)

Grads: Want to Be an Entrepreneur? Get a Job (Opinion)

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If your heart is set on running your own business, you could raise your odds of success by first getting some experience on your resume and money in the bank.
May 28, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
BY | May 28, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
Forget coders and engineers, some companies are touting their designers' acumen as what really helps them stand out.
	Harvard Grads' Startup Rewards Gym Rats, Penalizes Couch Potatoes

Harvard Grads' Startup Rewards Gym Rats, Penalizes Couch Potatoes

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An Ivy League economics assignment becomes a profitable business proposition: Work out or pay up.
May 24, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

7 Lessons Every Young Entrepreneur Can Learn From 'SharkTank'

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Even as the shark infested TV show can be intimidating, the business lessons are plentiful. Here are some inspired tips that even off-camera entrepreneurs can learn.
May 24, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
	Orbotix: Where Mobile Apps and the Toy Industry Collide

Orbotix: Where Mobile Apps and the Toy Industry Collide

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A startup that invented the world's first smartphone-controlled ball and that's just the beginning.
May 22, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
	Tumblr's David Karp on Why NYC Beats Silicon Valley

Tumblr's David Karp on Why NYC Beats Silicon Valley

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The microblogging-site founder dishes about the evolution of Tumblr and why he loves the Big Apple.
May 17, 2012 in Profiles
Video: 	How JackThreads Plans to Own the Male Demographic Play Video

How JackThreads Plans to Own the Male Demographic (Video)

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Other than dispel the idea that men don't like shopping, flash-sale site founder Jason Ross is hoping to train his company's energy on making a one-stop-lifestyle-shop for men.
May 16, 2012 in Profiles
Video: 	Birchbox and Changing the Way We Shop Play Video

Birchbox and Changing the Way We Shop (Video)

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When Katia Beauchamp and Hayley Barna realized the flaws in the way women buy cosmetics, they started a company to revamp the system. Here, the Birchbox founders chat about their vision for the future of buying beauty and grooming products.
May 16, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
Video: 	Skillshare and Changing the Way We Learn Play Video

Skillshare and Changing the Way We Learn (Video)

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Learning doesn't have to end at graduation. Here's how Malcolm Ong and Michael Karnjanaprakorn built a business that aims to put learning first.
May 15, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship as a Career Choice for New Grads Gets Some Respect

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While the number of employed young people remains desperately low, some experts suggest entrepreneurship as an increasingly worthy option.
May 14, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
	10 Things Colleges Don't Tell Young Entrepreneurs at Graduation

10 Things Colleges Don't Tell Young Entrepreneurs at Graduation

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A college degree can give grads confidence and poise. But it won't guarantee business success.
May 12, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
	A Young Fitness Business Inspired by Mom

A Young Fitness Business Inspired by Mom

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Giving thanks on Mother's Day -- and every other day -- is capitol for one young trep who looked to his mom for inspiration.
May 12, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
	A Young Entrepreneur's Best Friend is His... Mom?

A Young Entrepreneur's Best Friend is His... Mom?

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A helping hand from mom -- or dad -- can be vital for newbie entrepreneurs. Here are six ways to make your career in entrepreneurship more palatable to them.
May 11, 2012 in Startup Basics
	Reality Show Win Sweetens Outlook for California Cupcake Business

Reality Show Win Sweetens Outlook for California Cupcake Business

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Nothing can catapult a business into the big time like staring in a reality TV show. We check in with one young entrepreneur who scored a win on 'Cupcake Wars.'
May 9, 2012 in Branding
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