Laura Entis

Laura Entis

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Project Grow

This Startup Aims to Save Brands From Marketing Disasters

Springleap, which won a recent Techstars pitch night, aims to provides companies with actionable advice from its paid network of marketing and advertising professionals. As it struggles to gain traction, its founder looks forward to a new seed round.
Food Tech

Will Genetically Modified Salmon Help Feed the World, or Drive the Species to Extinction?

Although the polarizing product likely won't come to market for years, it's already making waves.
Celebrities

Meet the 5 Most Influential Dogs on the Internet (Infographic)

These celebrity canines are cashing in on their social media following to score lucrative endorsement deals and product lines.
Leadership

Entrepreneur's 10 Most Popular Leadership Stories of 2015

Successful entrepreneurship starts with successful leadership. Check out these stories for some great advice.
Online Dating

Dating App Hinge Now Lets Users Connect Over 'Shared Events,' Including Being Suspended From School

The new feature, called Story Cards, provides potential icebreakers for users who match on its app.
Self-Driving Cars

Google and Ford Reportedly Teaming Up to Build Self-Driving Cars

The partnership will likely be announced at the 2016 CES trade show.
TechStars

Watch Entrepreneurs From Techstars NYC Pitch Their Startups at Demo Day

Altogether, 14 companies presented to an audience filled with venture capitalists and startup entrepreneurs.
Productivity

The 10 Types of Superheroes in Every Office. Which One Are You? (Infographic)

Do you recognize yourself among any of these masked work-crushing avengers?
VC Funding

Slack Creates $80 Million VC Fund to Invest in Third-Party Developers

The fund was created in partnership with six of Slack's backers, including Andreessen-Horowitz, Index Ventures and KPCB.
Sleep

Can't Sleep? A Glass of 'Night Milk' Might Help.

Taken from cows at night, the milk's elevated levels of tryptophan and melatonin suggests it could work as a sleep aid for humans.
Autism

Study: Taking Antidepressants During Pregnancy Nearly Doubles the Risk of an Autism Diagnosis

New research finds that taking antidepressants during the second or third trimester of pregnancy increased the chance of the child being diagnosed with autism by 87 percent.
Chipotle

After Numerous Health Incidents, Chipotle Has a Big Perception Problem

Outbreaks of E. Coli and norovirus have caused the fast casual chain to temporarily shut down locations across the country.
CEOs

The Woman Who Brought 'Female Viagra' to Market Is Stepping Down as CEO of Sprout Pharmaceuticals

The news comes just four months after Valeant Pharmaceuticals acquired Sprout for $1 billion.
Obituaries

North Face Co-Founder Douglas Tompkins, 72, Dies in Kayaking Accident

Tompkins also co-founded Esprit, but turned his back on the business world in the 1990s to focus on his conservation efforts.
Company Culture

The Top 10 Companies to Work for in 2016

Awesome co-workers, benefits and competitive pay make these 10 companies the most exciting places to work for, as rated by the employees themselves.