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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
Starting a Business

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
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
Entrepreneurs

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
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