Joan Oleck

Joan Oleck

Entrepreneur Staff
Associate Editor
Joan Oleck is an associate contributors editor at Entrepreneur. She has previously worked for Business Week, Newsday and the trade magazine Restaurant Business, where a cover story she wrote won the Jesse Neal Award.

More From Joan Oleck

Holiday Gift? Forget the Jewelry or SmartTV. Instead, Give the Gift of Cannabis.

This cannabis gift guide details some of the many new THC- and CBD-infused choices available.
Sleep

Too Much Sleep Can Kill You, Scientists Say

Routinely sleeping more than six to eight hours a night ups your risk of a cardiovascular problem or even death, says a new European study.

This Brooklyn Entrepreneur Was Shaken to Her Core by Nepal's Devastating Earthquake and Did Something Incredible

How a jewelry designer poured her passion into reviving devastated communities with new entrepreneurial projects.
Coffee Business

These Entrepreneurs Were Even More Energetic Than Usual: They Were at the New York Coffee Festival!

CBD syrup, highly caffeinated beans, slick machines and latte art were on display at the annual event.

This Woman's Got Power: The Cast of 'Madam Secretary' Discusses What She Does With It

A panel at the Tribeca TV Festival discussed how a fictional character shows 'what could be' in the world of politics and diplomacy.
Writing

Better Business Writing and Grammar, Lesson 2: 'Danglers' and 3 Common Writing Errors

Do you commit errors, including fragments, run-ons and nonparallel construction? Here's how to stop.
Shark Tank

'Shark Tank' Stars Dissect Their Show's Popularity on the Eve of Its 10th Season

Kevin O'Leary (a.k.a. 'Mr. Wonderful') said he was induced to join the show when an executive told him, 'We're looking for an asshole.'

How Women Entrepreneurs Can Help Their Daughters Follow in Their Footsteps

Whether it's startup skills or leadership skills you're helping your little girl to acquire, here are the resources to turn to.

Can a 'Heartstrings' Approach Help Make Marijuana More Acceptable to Voters?

The new documentary '#LegalizeIt' aims to find out.
Halloween

Plans to Sell a 'Witch Kit' Spelled Trouble for Sephora

Before your company makes light of witches for Halloween, consider this: They're a real thing. And they don't ride broomsticks.
Writing

Become a Better Business Writer in 2 Easy Steps -- a No-Tears Guide

A new series on good writing, starting with some of those annoying grammar rules you should have learned in high school -- but didn't.
Social Media

Geoffrey Owens Never Deserved What He Got. Job-Shaming Is Just Plain Tacky.

When your family is counting on you in down times, you do what you gotta do.
native americans

From Indian Country Comes Word: 'Native Business' Wants to Empower Native Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship means much more there than casinos and tribal gift shops. Just ask Gary and Carmen Davis.
Interviews

Children, Canines or Felines Interrupting Your Interview? 4 Pros Demonstrate How to Keep Your Cool.

Social media is all over several hilarious interruptions during recent TV news shows. Here's how the 'victims' handled it.
Teen Entrepreneurs

'Summer Camp' Has Moved Beyond Campfires and Crafts. Now, There's 'Camp CEO.'

Each summer, Girl Scouts of America councils host camp programs designed to familiarize teen girls with the foundations of entrepreneurship.
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