Lauren Covello

Lauren Covello

Former Managing Editor

Lauren Covello is the former managing editor of Entrepreneur.com.

Does Your Business Idea Pass the 4 a.m. Test?
Starting a Business

Does Your Business Idea Pass the 4 a.m. Test?

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian advises aspiring entrepreneurs to think carefully before they decide to start a business.
Reddit's Alexis Ohanian on Dealing With Tragedy While Starting a Business
Personal Health

Reddit's Alexis Ohanian on Dealing With Tragedy While Starting a Business

The 32-year-old entrepreneur suffered a serious personal loss in the early days of launching Reddit.
How Reddit Has Been Forced to Evolve
Reddit

How Reddit Has Been Forced to Evolve

The user-generated news site known as a place of unfettered free speech has had to make tough calls about everything from revenge porn to racist forums.
Reddit Co-Founder Alexis Ohanian Reveals Hopes for New Site 'Upvoted' (VIDEO)
Growth Strategies

Reddit Co-Founder Alexis Ohanian Reveals Hopes for New Site 'Upvoted' (VIDEO)

In employing an editorial staff to 'tell the stories behind the stories,' Reddit is looking to grow both its audience and its ad revenue.
Reddit's Alexis Ohanian on Starting Up, Dorking Out and Cat Theories (VIDEO)
Radicals & Visionaries

Reddit's Alexis Ohanian on Starting Up, Dorking Out and Cat Theories (VIDEO)

Need a little inspiration? Check out Alexis Ohanian's full speech at the Entrepreneur360 Conference.
After Raising $4 Million, a Bladeless Razor Gets Cut by Kickstarter
Crowdfunding

After Raising $4 Million, a Bladeless Razor Gets Cut by Kickstarter

The Skarp Laser Razor was supposed to take care of hairy situations, not create one.
Robert Herjavec: Success Isn't Measured on Days When the Sun Shines
Failure

Robert Herjavec: Success Isn't Measured on Days When the Sun Shines

How you rebound from failure is what defines you as an entrepreneur, the Shark Tank star says.
Robert Herjavec: Listen to Your Mentors, But Go Your Own Way
Mentors

Robert Herjavec: Listen to Your Mentors, But Go Your Own Way

'Learn from the mistakes from others and execute better,' the Shark Tank investor says.
Why Robert Herjavec Didn't Always Like Mark Cuban
Radicals & Visionaries

Why Robert Herjavec Didn't Always Like Mark Cuban

Shark Tank's Herjavec on the personality traits he looks for in entrepreneurs.
Barbara Corcoran: Women Aren't Weak for Wanting Something More Than the Top Job
Leadership

Barbara Corcoran: Women Aren't Weak for Wanting Something More Than the Top Job

'A lot of the gender gap is not a gap; it's a desire for a fuller life,' the Shark Tank star says.
Dave Goldberg, Entrepreneur and Husband of Sheryl Sandberg, Dies at 47
Entrepreneurs

Dave Goldberg, Entrepreneur and Husband of Sheryl Sandberg, Dies at 47

Goldberg and Sandberg married in 2004 and had two children.
Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran: Two Founders Are Better Than One
Co-founders

Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran: Two Founders Are Better Than One

The Shark Tank investor says a company is at an advantage when two people, each with their own set of experiences, are behind the wheel.
Should I Franchise? Advice From a Shark Tank Star.
Growth Strategies

Should I Franchise? Advice From a Shark Tank Star.

Entrepreneur and investor Barbara Corcoran offers advice to the founder of an electronics repair company who wants to ramp up growth.
How Do I Get Into Big-Box Stores? What Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran Told This Entrepreneur.
Growth Strategies

How Do I Get Into Big-Box Stores? What Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran Told This Entrepreneur.

The 'Shark Tank' investor offered feedback on everything from pitching to pricing at a recent event hosted by Entrepreneur.
Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran: There's No Such Thing as Work-Life Balance
Work-Life Balance

Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran: There's No Such Thing as Work-Life Balance

The star investor and entrepreneur says reality hit when she had her first child at age 46.