Entrepreneurs

15 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Do Every Day
Productivity

15 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Do Every Day

The most effective entrepreneurs know they need to invest in themselves if they want to grow their business. Here are some habits to embrace.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Georgetown Cupcake Founders: We're Living Proof That the Cupcake Isn't Dead
Food Businesses

Georgetown Cupcake Founders: We're Living Proof That the Cupcake Isn't Dead

Reports of its death have been greatly exaggerated, say the duo behind one of the nation's leading cupcakeries.
Geoff Weiss
Take This Final Exam to See If You Are Ready to Launch Your Startup
Ready to Launch

Take This Final Exam to See If You Are Ready to Launch Your Startup

An entrepreneur devoted to a good idea is more likely to succeed than a hesitant entrepreneur with a great idea.
Edmond Dougherty
This Startup Wants to Change the Way Credit Scores Are Calculated
Startups

This Startup Wants to Change the Way Credit Scores Are Calculated

RevolutionCredit says the current method of determining a person's creditworthiness is 'inadequate and insufficient.'
Cadie Thompson
Don't Underestimate the Casual Meeting
Networking

Don't Underestimate the Casual Meeting

With every person you meet, there is the potential for a golden opportunity.
Adam Callinan
The Master List: Questions to Ask Potential Advisors
Advisors

The Master List: Questions to Ask Potential Advisors

While advisors can (and should) take a startup to the next level by providing valuable insight, not all are created equal. Make sure to ask these questions to find the right advisor for your company.
Jessica Alter
Use Entrepreneurship to Reinvent Yourself
Reinvention

Use Entrepreneurship to Reinvent Yourself

A serial entrepreneur discusses how to use a startup as a vehicle for breaking into new fields.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
The 5 Irrefutable Principles of Selling
Sales

The 5 Irrefutable Principles of Selling

The more you are willing to give, the less you will need to "sell.''
William Ballard
5 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Online Dating
Lessons

5 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Online Dating

If you're looking for the perfect match, here are five ways online dating might just sharpen your entrepreneurial acumen.
Dorie Clark
Does Your Startup Need a 'Secret Ideas Room'?
Trep Talk

Does Your Startup Need a 'Secret Ideas Room'?

This unique office space shows how a New York ad agency keeps trade secrets while fostering creativity.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
What Being a VC Taught Me About Entrepreneurship
Pitching Investors

What Being a VC Taught Me About Entrepreneurship

After working at VC firm Andreessen Horowitz, entrepreneur Louis Beryl dishes on what he learned about running a business from investors.
Louis Beryl
If You Fry It, They Will Come. Cronuts and the Business Case for Imitation.
Business Unusual

If You Fry It, They Will Come. Cronuts and the Business Case for Imitation.

This hybrid dessert trend created opportunity across the country. We explain what the Cronut's success can teach you.
Rosemary Lane
What CEOs Can Learn From Scientists
National Small Business Week

What CEOs Can Learn From Scientists

Learning to experiment can push your company into business breakthroughs.
Dan Pickett
Barbie Has More LinkedIn Followers Than You
Innovators

Barbie Has More LinkedIn Followers Than You

The iconic doll has joined the career networking site, breaking barriers for fictional characters everywhere.
Linda Lacina