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The Secret Entrepreneurial Lessons of a Liberal Arts Education
Leadership

The Secret Entrepreneurial Lessons of a Liberal Arts Education

It turns out, the basic college degree is worth more than it seems.
Steve VanderVeen
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How Cherishing Mistakes, Being Clueless and Stress Fests Helped Birchbox's Success
Growth Strategies

How Cherishing Mistakes, Being Clueless and Stress Fests Helped Birchbox's Success

The founders of hugely successful beauty-subscription service Birchbox find strength in not having all the answers. For our series If I Knew Then, here are a few lessons and pieces of advice from Hayley Barna and Katia Beauchamp.
Nina Zipkin
Why 'Gen Z' May Be More Entrepreneurial Than 'Gen Y'
Entrepreneurs

Why 'Gen Z' May Be More Entrepreneurial Than 'Gen Y'

Here are five important reasons why the younger generation may be more inclined to be the entrepreneurs of the near future.
Dan Schawbel
Hiring a 'Newbie' vs. an Industry Pro
Growth Strategies

Hiring a 'Newbie' vs. an Industry Pro

When it comes to finding qualified hires for your startup, is it better to look for someone fresh out of school or a person that has been around the block?
Kirsten Green
Looking Back at Davos: How Entrepreneurs Can Help With This Dire Problem
Growth Strategies

Looking Back at Davos: How Entrepreneurs Can Help With This Dire Problem

During the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, global leaders discussed solutions for a must-solve problem. Here is how entrepreneurs can lend a helping hand.
Amy Rosen
How the Changing Education Landscape is Helping Entrepreneurs
Entrepreneurs

How the Changing Education Landscape is Helping Entrepreneurs

With the ed-tech movement continuing to gain steam, entrepreneurs are jumping on the chance to disrupt an age-old industry. Here are three ways how.
Shaul Kuper
Why Millennials Should Become Entrepreneurs Now
Entrepreneurs

Why Millennials Should Become Entrepreneurs Now

With a high unemployment rate for the younger generation, entrepreneurship offers hope. Here are a few reasons it is the perfect time for millennials to pave their own path.
Mike Pugh
10 Inspirational Quotes from Successful Entrepreneurs on Declaring Their Independence
Entrepreneurs

10 Inspirational Quotes from Successful Entrepreneurs on Declaring Their Independence

10 famous entrepreneurs tell us why they declared their freedom.
Matthew Toren
Networking Tricks for College Treps
Marketing

Networking Tricks for College Treps

Being an entrepreneur requires a person to wear all sorts of hats - one being the ultimate networker. Here is how to get it done.
Atin Mittra
Closing Shop: Why I Decided to Throw in the Towel
Entrepreneurs

Closing Shop: Why I Decided to Throw in the Towel

For our series The Grind, the founder of a healthy salad restaurant explains why she decided to call it a day and shut her restaurant doors.
Sarah Haselkorn
If I Knew Then: Indiegogo Co-Founder Makes His Mark Helping Others Follow Their Passion
Leadership

If I Knew Then: Indiegogo Co-Founder Makes His Mark Helping Others Follow Their Passion

While Indiegogo CEO and co-founder Slava Rubin has made a successful business out of giving his fellow entrepreneurs the opportunity to share their work, he has had his fair share of missteps in achieving that mission.
Nina Zipkin
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The Esquire Guy's Guide to Asking for Advice
Entrepreneurs

The Esquire Guy's Guide to Asking for Advice

Best practices for picking your mentor's brain.
Ross McCammon
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New Year's Resolutions from 10 Young Entrepreneurs
Entrepreneurs

New Year's Resolutions from 10 Young Entrepreneurs

From being a better communicator, checking the phone less, to celebrating success, here's what these leaders want to focus on in 2014.
Erica Bell and Katie Finnegan
Why Millennials Are Immature, Entitled and the Best Hire
Entrepreneurs

Why Millennials Are Immature, Entitled and the Best Hire

In the media, millennials get a bad rap for being lazy and conceited. Yet, they may be the best hire a company can make -- employers just need to figure out how to handle them.