Entrepreneurs

Elon Musk

Why Did Elon Musk Just Visit the Pentagon? Oh, Right, to Talk Iron Man Suits. Maybe.

Only the billionaire futurist and Uncle Sam know what went down, but that doesn't mean we can't have fun guessing.
Social Entrepreneurs

How This Company Makes Money While Making a Difference

Discover how TOMS Shoes has been able to turn a (very nice) profit and still provide more than 10 million free pairs of shoes to people in need.
Take It From The Pros

Quitting My Job in the ER to Open a Med Spa Was a Shock. But I Made it Work.

If you're transitioning from lifetime employee to first-time entrepreneur, you've got to decide who you are, set boundaries and never confuse struggle with failure.
Run a Better Business

The Free Nationwide Program That Helps Young Entrepreneurs

The Exploring program is a career-based initiative aimed at helping young people channel their passions into a profession.
Radicals & Visionaries

This Tech Founder Runs His Company Between Surf Sessions in Hawaii

The staff of the social media management app Buffer can work anywhere in the world. Here's how the company was designed for nomadic employees.
Innovation

How Craft Brewing Inspired This Denver Winemaker

Ben Parsons is bringing top-shelf wine to the masses with Infinite Monkey Theorem, sometimes in cans sold as four-packs.
Innovation

This Swim School's Model Makes Life Easy for Franchisees

Matt Lane and Paul Gerrard tested the waters before franchising SafeSplash, and it's been making waves ever since.
Customer Service

These Founders Called 1,000 Customers Personally -- and They'd Do it Again

Geoffrey Woo and Michael Brandt personally reached out to customers after orders of their product was delayed. It was weeks of work, but they don't regret it. Read on to see why.
Ask the Expert

Tips for Starting a Company Without Any Business Skills

Our entrepreneur expert discusses how to launch a fashion startup without having a business background. Her advice can apply to all industries.
Take It From The Pros

Reporter-Turned-Billionaire VC Michael Moritz Shares His Top 10 Rules For Success

This Welsh-born former Time magazine reporter has sought excellence, seized opportunity -- and learned from Steve Jobs, of course.
20 Questions

Behind a $100 Million Mattress Startup, Casper Co-Founder Shares Advice on Finding Success as an Entrepreneur

For our series '20 Questions' Jeff Chapin of mattress startup Casper dishes on the strange book that changed his outlook on life, his simple trick to staying on task and what his worst boss taught him...
worth-knowing

Jaclyn Johnson of Create & Cultivate Has Created a Unique Conference Series for Women

The entrepreneur tells Jen Hacker of Toast Meets Jam how her online platform gives up-and-coming female business people a chance to meet in person.
Education

Tech Brings Real Literacy to K-12 Classrooms

In response to the challenges with literacy and communication, mission-driven ThinkCerca CEO Eileen Murphy has created an iPad compatible core curriculum software package to prepare kids for college a...
Startups

Are You an Innovator or Executor? Take This Quiz to Find Out.

See if you have one or both of these critical business building skills and learn how to improve your scores.
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