Business Idea Trends

5 Industries Ripe for Young Entrepreneurs to Disrupt
Starting a Business

5 Industries Ripe for Young Entrepreneurs to Disrupt

Looking for your next business idea? Check out these five fields oozing with potential.
Adam Toren
Fitness Startups Put Their Own Spin on Indoor Cycling
Starting a Business

Fitness Startups Put Their Own Spin on Indoor Cycling

Several fitness startups are hoping to grab a slice of the boutique cycling craze.
Katie Little
Fertile Ground for Startups: 10 Sectors of the $207 Billion Cyber-Security Industry Poised to Take Off
Starting a Business

Fertile Ground for Startups: 10 Sectors of the $207 Billion Cyber-Security Industry Poised to Take Off

As businesses move their data processing to the cloud, cyber-security is becoming an increasingly prevalent and mission-critical problem.
Catherine Clifford
VCs See Ex-Wired Editor's DIY Drones Taking Flight
Finance

VCs See Ex-Wired Editor's DIY Drones Taking Flight

Chris Anderson left one of the most prominent posts in tech media to become CEO of 3D Robotics, a company that helps hackers and engineers build do-it-yourself drones. Last fall he locked up a $5 million funding round.
What 3-D Printing Could Mean for Small Businesses
Starting a Business

What 3-D Printing Could Mean for Small Businesses

How the additive manufacturing trend could help you grow your business.
John Patrick Pullen
Hunting for Business Ideas? Consider Looking at These 8 Hot Industries
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Hunting for Business Ideas? Consider Looking at These 8 Hot Industries

Here is a rundown of industries expected to have plenty of room to grow in 2013.
Catherine Clifford
Starting a Business

100 Things You'll Need to Know About in 2013

With 2012 very nearly in the rearview mirror, check out this list of what you are going to hear about, talk about and spend your money on in 2013.
Catherine Clifford
The 3D Printing Craze Hits Young Entrepreneurs
Technology

The 3D Printing Craze Hits Young Entrepreneurs

Three-dimensional printing technology is helping treps start and run dynamic new businesses.
Logan Kugler
Gluten-Free Lifestyle Offers a Growing Market for Entrepreneurs
Ready To Launch

Gluten-Free Lifestyle Offers a Growing Market for Entrepreneurs

As more average folks and celebrities alike find reasons to go gluten-free, more business owners are reaping the rewards of this once niche market.
Brian Patrick Eha
Why Your Business Plan Is Probably Incomplete
Business Optimization

Why Your Business Plan Is Probably Incomplete

In creating a business plan, many entrepreneurs forget to bring along their roadmaps for how they'll accomplish goals. Here are a few can't-miss sights.
Kevin Hiser
Need a Business Idea? Tap Into Lifestyle Trends in the Evolving Luxury Market
Starting a Business

Need a Business Idea? Tap Into Lifestyle Trends in the Evolving Luxury Market

Here are three ways startups can tailor product offerings for growth industries.
Catherine Clifford
Cooking Up New Business Ideas from Old-World Recipes
Starting a Business

Cooking Up New Business Ideas from Old-World Recipes

How some entrepreneurs are drawing from the distant past to put a successful new spin on old ideas.
Alina Dizik
How Zite's iPad Magazine Is Bringing Browsing Back
Starting a Business

How Zite's iPad Magazine Is Bringing Browsing Back

A hit from the start, this Vancouver, B.C.-based company delivers an (increasingly) personal reading experience for tablet-toters. Plus, a look at other ground-breaking businesses in the media space.
Jenna Schnuer
How Hipmunk Gained Traction As the Go-To Flight-Search Site
Growth Strategies

How Hipmunk Gained Traction As the Go-To Flight-Search Site

The San Francisco-based service puts a more streamlined spin on the age-old agony of booking passage. Plus, a look at other game-changers in the travel space.
Jenna Schnuer