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	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

A Note to Young Treps: Put Down the Ramen

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When it comes to launching a business, you don't have to live so lean that you're having to sacrifice every nicety. Here are three tips for starting up with some cash in your pocket.
May 9, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
	An Inside Look at Arizona State University's SkySong Incubator

An Inside Look at Arizona State University's SkySong Incubator

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Before you start up, you might want to consider getting a little help. Here's a look at how one incubator is successfully giving students and non-students a hand.
May 8, 2012 in The 'Treps
BY | May 5, 2012 in Apps & Software
	Going Out Tonight? Zoom In, Point And Click
New nightlife apps from three young treps give scenesters the inside scoop before setting foot inside a bar or club.
	Crowdfunding Nets Millions For Game Developers

Crowdfunding Nets Millions For Game Developers

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Rather than wait for Zynga to scoop up your young gaming company, crowdfunding may be the next best thing.
May 4, 2012 in Starting a Business

What a Business Degree Doesn't Teach You about Entrepreneurship

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If putting off starting up to start school is the best choice for you, make sure you pack these three lessons into your coursework.
May 2, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

5 Recession-Era Recovery Strategies for Young Entrepreneurs

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The recession may be over, but the lessons learned from that dark period will be hard to forget.
May 1, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

Are You Ready for Student-Loan Rates to Skyrocket?

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As House and Senate members bicker over how to pay for maintaining low rates on certain federal student loans, a July 1 deadline looms.
April 27, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
	Karmaloop's Greg Selkoe on Social Media and the Verge Culture

Karmaloop's Greg Selkoe on Social Media and the Verge Culture

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A discussion with Karmaloop's founder and CEO Greg Selkoe on how innovative techniques and practical thinking helped his company thrive in today's ever changing fashion marketplace.
April 27, 2012 in Starting a Business

How to Get the Most out of the Next 54 Hours

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There's nothing like participating in a Startup Weekend to force you to concentrate on your business. But go into it with goals.
April 27, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

Want to Create Engaging Content? Tell a Good Story

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Engaging content starts and ends with a good story. Here's how to figure out which tale to tell.
April 26, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs

SBA Chief Touts Entrepreneurship to Recent Grads in Twitter Q&A

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New college graduates are facing never-before-seen student-debt levels. The White House is hoping entrepreneurship is the answer.
April 25, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
BY | April 24, 2012 in Leadership
	Daymond John on Engaging Young Entrepreneurs and Building a Better Business
The 'Shark Tank' investor shares his thoughts on youth and entrepreneurship, as well as business trends and using social media.
	With Social Media, Kick Off Your Conservative Pants

With Social Media, Kick Off Your Conservative Pants

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To ramp up your young company's social-media presence, let your personality shine.
April 23, 2012 in Social Media

What to Do When Friends Want to Be Co-Founders

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One of the toughest challenges a young entrepreneur may face is turning away friends who want to join their companies. Here are some options.
April 23, 2012 in Starting a Business
	How a 9-Year-Old Entrepreneur's Business Went Viral

How a 9-Year-Old Entrepreneur's Business Went Viral

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Millions of people have tuned into an 11-minute video of entrepreneur Caine Monroy's cardboard arcade creation, but how did that video catch on when so many others don't? To figure it out, we asked the experts to give us their best viral-video tips.
April 21, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
	Product Placement's Future: The 'Gossip Girl,' Birchbox Mashup?

Product Placement's Future: The 'Gossip Girl,' Birchbox Mashup?

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The cosmetics darling will offer customers a 'Gossip Girl'-inspired selection of goodies in May. If this branding hookup is the harbinger of what's to come, consider these tips for amping up your own offerings.
April 20, 2012 in Grow Your Business
	From Pinterest to Gumroad, 19-Year-Old Sahil Lavingia on His Trek Through Silicon Valley

From Pinterest to Gumroad, 19-Year-Old Sahil Lavingia on His Trek Through Silicon Valley

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We spoke with the young entrepreneur about his experience as a founding team member at Pinterest and his new company Gumroad.
April 16, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
	Instagram Dreams? Wake Up. VCs Still Want to See the Money

Instagram Dreams? Wake Up. VCs Still Want to See the Money

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With so many startups trying to follow in Facebook's -- and now Instagram's -- footsteps, they're forgetting one very important element: money.
April 10, 2012 in Venture and Angel Investors
	A Good Mentor Will Tell It Like It Is

A Good Mentor Will Tell It Like It Is

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For many new businesses, finding the right advisor can make all the difference. Here are five qualities to seek in an ideal mentor.
April 6, 2012 in Startup Basics
Video: 	Serial Entrepreneur Gurbaksh Chahal on Turning Obstacles into Opportunities Play Video

Serial Entrepreneur Gurbaksh Chahal on Turning Obstacles into Opportunities (Video)

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In 'Trep Talk, the young multimillionaire shares how he shook off bullies, how family fueled his drive to succeed, and how startups can change a conversation to get noticed.
April 4, 2012 in The 'Treps
	How Guppy 'Treps Fared After a Swim in the 'Shark Tank'

How Guppy 'Treps Fared After a Swim in the 'Shark Tank'

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Here's a look at what happened to three companies once their young founders got investors to take the bait.
April 2, 2012 in Angel Investors
	Competition: A Choice Activity for Young Entrepreneurs

Competition: A Choice Activity for Young Entrepreneurs

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In the final days of March Madness, do you feel like your company is a Baylor or UNLV? Here's how to size up the competition and come out on top.
March 28, 2012 in Branding

Fresh Ideas: 10 Ways to Win Over an Unsupportive Family as a Young Entrepreneur

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It's no secret that entrepreneurs often beget entrepreneurial children, but when entrepreneurs spring from employees, strife often develops. Entrepreneurs understand how the business of working for yourself works
March 20, 2012 in Young Entrepreneurs
	Does Your Small Business Need to Pivot?

Does Your Small Business Need to Pivot?

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Young entrepreneur Peter Crabtree became an upscale chocolatier in 2005. When that didn't take off, he changed the business to an entirely new concept.
March 16, 2012 in Exploring New Markets
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