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5 Signs From Childhood That You Were Destined to Be an Entrepreneur
Young Entrepreneurs

5 Signs From Childhood That You Were Destined to Be an Entrepreneur

Everyone is freeto become an entrepreneur but it seems some people really never had an alternative.
John Rampton
Condé Nast to Pay $5.8 Million to Unpaid and Underpaid Interns
Legal Center

Condé Nast to Pay $5.8 Million to Unpaid and Underpaid Interns

Interns triumphed over the publisher in a class-action lawsuit brought by thousands of former interns from magazines like Vogue and the New Yorker.
Kate Taylor
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Need a Loan? Let's Look at Your LinkedIn Profile First.
Young Entrepreneurs

Need a Loan? Let's Look at Your LinkedIn Profile First.

The startup Earnest, which has $15 million in financing from big-name investors, has an alternative way of determining who qualifies for a personal loan.
Michelle Goodman
Peter Thiel's Very Negative -- And Very Useful -- Advice for Entrepreneurs
Startup Basics

Peter Thiel's Very Negative -- And Very Useful -- Advice for Entrepreneurs

So you're a young dot-com wannabe launching your own venture. Here's what the successful entrepreneur and investor has to say.
The 5 Most Underwhelming Realities of Being a First-Time Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs

The 5 Most Underwhelming Realities of Being a First-Time Entrepreneur

As a first-time founder slugging it out in the ultra-competitive world of startups, the path isn't exactly a walk in the park. Here are a few underwhelming realities aspiring entrepreneurs should expect.
Aaron Goodin
Drop Out Like Zuckerberg? No. Learn to Be an Entrepreneur in School.
Education

Drop Out Like Zuckerberg? No. Learn to Be an Entrepreneur in School.

Here are eight ways to get a head start on your future competition while working your way to a degree.
Martin Zwilling
What Young Entrepreneurs Need From a Mentor
Mentorship

What Young Entrepreneurs Need From a Mentor

It's vital to build trust through interest in the founder's ideas and business.
Jim Ryan
The 'Aha!' Moments of 3 Ambitious Entrepreneurs
Leadership

The 'Aha!' Moments of 3 Ambitious Entrepreneurs

Three young founders explain when they knew the entrepreneurial path -- rocky and rough as it is -- was the right one for them.
Carly Okyle
Figuring Out Your Prospect's Need When They Tell You 'No Need'
Sales Strategies

Figuring Out Your Prospect's Need When They Tell You 'No Need'

Diplomatically helping people see the usefulness of your product when they don't, and gracefully conceding when they genuinely don't need it, are cornerstones of long-term success.
Eddy Ricci
This 13-Year-Old Entrepreneur Just Landed Funding From Intel
Young Entrepreneurs

This 13-Year-Old Entrepreneur Just Landed Funding From Intel

His invention: A low-cost Braille printer.
C-Suite Women Serve Up Advice for Budding Entrepreneurs
Advice

C-Suite Women Serve Up Advice for Budding Entrepreneurs

Female executives offer tips to benefit business leaders of all types.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
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Martha Stewart: America Needs More Entrepreneurs
Martha Stewart

Martha Stewart: America Needs More Entrepreneurs

We speak with the TV personality and lifestyle icon about inspiration, motivation and the drive to start and grow a business of your own.
Jason Fell
5 Common Pitfalls That Ruin Businesses -- and How to Avoid Them
Startup Basics

5 Common Pitfalls That Ruin Businesses -- and How to Avoid Them

Many businesses collapse as a result of common issues. Mitigate them before they do any real damage.
Jayson DeMers
It's Your Passion. Now, Here's How to Make It Your Business.
Starting a Business

It's Your Passion. Now, Here's How to Make It Your Business.

While the income from your business isn't guaranteed to make you rich, it does bring you something more valuable than money: fulfillment and freedom.
Thomas Oppong