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Jack Dorsey on Launching Twitter and His Top Advice for Young Treps
Entrepreneurs

Jack Dorsey on Launching Twitter and His Top Advice for Young Treps

The social-media site that's found its way into practically every entrepreneurs' toolkit recently turned seven. Here, we chat with the site's co-founder and get his best tips for newbie founders.
Diana Ransom
Don't Get Too Excited: 4 Reasons Why Passion is the Enemy of Sales Success
Marketing

Don't Get Too Excited: 4 Reasons Why Passion is the Enemy of Sales Success

Having too much enthusiasm, a common condition among young treps, can bungle a deal before you even open your mouth. Here's how to temper your resolve and make the sale.
Gregg Schwartz
Fresh Idea: The Unlikely Inspiration Behind Food-Saver FreshPaper
Starting a Business

Fresh Idea: The Unlikely Inspiration Behind Food-Saver FreshPaper

Kavita Shukla spoke at the Women in the World Summit today about finding inspiration in uncommon places.
Amy S. Choi
Why Your Startup Should Celebrate March Madness
Productivity

Why Your Startup Should Celebrate March Madness

To build a strong company and attract employees who want to work with you, taking time to bond or just yell at the TV screen is a must.
Keith Petri
Spring Break Plans? Open Your Mind and Rekindle Your Love of Entrepreneurship
Startup Basics

Spring Break Plans? Open Your Mind and Rekindle Your Love of Entrepreneurship

Spring may be in the air, but you've got a lot of work to do -- on your business and your soul. Here are five tips for meeting your business challenges with a clear, open mind.
Adam Toren
3 Tips for Landing Press for Your Startup
Growth Strategies

3 Tips for Landing Press for Your Startup

Business coach Antonio Neves offers his top tips for landing the media's attention -- and putting your startup in the spotlight.
Antonio Neves
Starting a Business

Blue, Green, Gold? How to Manage Employees Based on their "Color" Temperaments

Authors Susan Geary and Anne Bulstrode provide a simple way for entrepreneurs to decipher employees' temperaments -- and how to handle them.
Andrea Huspeni
What's Trending With…Yael Cohen? The F%#@ Cancer Founder on Starting a Movement
Entrepreneurs

What's Trending With…Yael Cohen? The F%#@ Cancer Founder on Starting a Movement

YoungEntrepreneur.com columnist 'What's Trending' host Shira Lazar sat down with Yael Cohen at this year's SXSW. Here, she describes her startup story and offers advice to other young entrepreneurs.
Shira Lazar
3 Tips for Nailing Startup Competitions
Startup Basics

3 Tips for Nailing Startup Competitions

Student entrepreneur Nina Foroutan on how to get the most out of early-stage business battles.
Nina Foroutan
What's Trending With… Jason Silva? The Former Current TV Host Turned YouTube Star on Big Ideas
Entrepreneurs

What's Trending With… Jason Silva? The Former Current TV Host Turned YouTube Star on Big Ideas

YoungEntrepreneur.com columnist and 'What's Trending' host Shira Lazar sat down with the ever inspiring Jason Silva. Here, he dishes on where the best ideas come from and how to cultivate them.
Shira Lazar
What's Trending With...Randi Zuckerberg? The Facebook Founder's Sister Talks About What's Next
Entrepreneurs

What's Trending With...Randi Zuckerberg? The Facebook Founder's Sister Talks About What's Next

YoungEntrepreneur.com columnist and 'What's Trending' host Shira Lazar sat down with Randi Zuckerberg at this year's SXSW. Beyond her uber famous brother, she talks about her own growing media empire.
Shira Lazar
Stop Searching for 'The Next Big Thing:' Tips for Building the Best Business for You
Starting a Business

Stop Searching for 'The Next Big Thing:' Tips for Building the Best Business for You

You don't need a revolutionary business idea to find success in entrepreneurship. Here are five steps for launching a startup that's ideal for you.
Mike Brooks
3 Ways to Determine If Your Startup Is Ready for Press
Starting a Business

3 Ways to Determine If Your Startup Is Ready for Press

While most young entrepreneurs want to grab the spotlight, few are really ready to handle it. Here, business coach Antonio Neves ticks off three must-have ingredients before your startup is ready for prime time.
Antonio Neves
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