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Think You're Too Old to Be An Entrepreneur? Think Again. (Infographic)
Infographics

Think You're Too Old to Be An Entrepreneur? Think Again. (Infographic)

There's a lot of focus on people who start their own businesses in college, but many successful entrepreneurs start their own businesses after years of work experience. Check out these blockbuster entrepreneurs who struck out on their own in their 30s, 40s and 50s.
Catherine Clifford
Answer These 3 Questions Before Jumping Into Entrepreneurship
Ready To Launch

Answer These 3 Questions Before Jumping Into Entrepreneurship

Even though entrepreneurship is in vogue, not everyone is ready to start a business. Here are three questions to consider.
Dana Brownlee
6 Books Every Mobile-App Entrepreneur Must Read
Performance Ignited

6 Books Every Mobile-App Entrepreneur Must Read

With the mobile market continuing to gain momentum, more people are looking to get a piece of the pie. For those wanting to get a start in the world, here are a few books to get you started.
Rahul Varshneya
The 4 Mantras of Successful Entrepreneurs
Inspiration

The 4 Mantras of Successful Entrepreneurs

Following these four principles can help turn a challenge into adventure and toil into a labor of love.
Chip R. Bell
Why You Should Act Like an Entrepreneur, Even If You're Not
Growth Strategies

Why You Should Act Like an Entrepreneur, Even If You're Not

Every successful employee should be the 'boss' of their own future and career advancement.
Michael Moroney
Business Schools Should be Transformed to Drive Entrepreneurism
Education

Business Schools Should be Transformed to Drive Entrepreneurism

Universities should empower students with the skills to push an idea through to implementation.
Rory O'Shea
6 Questions to Help Unleash Your Inner Entrepreneur
Starting a Business

6 Questions to Help Unleash Your Inner Entrepreneur

Many of us yearn to run our own businesses. Here are the six questions to ask to decide if it is for you.
Lindsay Broder
Leadership Lessons From Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leadership

Leadership Lessons From Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

As we honor one of the greatest leaders of the 20th Century, here are some takeaways from the visionary for entrepreneurs.
Adam Toren
Why Our Growing American Affluence Should Be Celebrated, Not Condemned
Leadership

Why Our Growing American Affluence Should Be Celebrated, Not Condemned

A new study suggests many Americans reach the dream of affluence. How? Because we're a country of smart, driven entrepreneurs.
Ryan Shea
Focus on Passion, Not Labels
Growth Strategies

Focus on Passion, Not Labels

I have started, managed and guided a range of businesses. But I never considered myself an entrepreneur. Why? Because I never got caught up in labels.
Steve Tobak
What's in the Stars this Month for Entrepreneurs?
Entrepreneurs

What's in the Stars this Month for Entrepreneurs?

For the month of November, famed astrologer Jennifer Angel provides an entrepreneur-focused horoscope for each astrological sign. What's in your sign?
Jennifer Angel
7 Things Great Entrepreneurs Don't Do
Leadership

7 Things Great Entrepreneurs Don't Do

What separates real entrepreneurs from the pack? A little tough love for the entrepreneurial generation.
Steve Tobak
What's in the Stars for Entrepreneurs This Month?
Growth Strategies

What's in the Stars for Entrepreneurs This Month?

For the month of October, famed astrologer Jennifer Angel provides an entrepreneur-focused horoscope for each astrological sign. What's in your professional future?
Jennifer Angel
Millennials Are Snubbing the Corporate World for Entrepreneurship (Infographic)
Make More Happen

Millennials Are Snubbing the Corporate World for Entrepreneurship (Infographic)

The millennial generation is looking to skip a traditional career path to create their own.
Andrea Huspeni
Entrepreneur

An entrepreneur is a person who creates a business where one didn't exist before, often employing innovation and taking on risk

The terms entrepreneur and small-business owner should not be used interchangeably, although they often are. Typically, entrepreneurs are not content in just owning a business. They are focused on building and growing an enterprise. Many entrepreneurs are ready to move on to the next thing once their venture has taken off.