Entrepreneurs

I Had Been Fired and Evicted, and Still Retired at 27
Success Stories

I Had Been Fired and Evicted, and Still Retired at 27

The young founder of a real-estate firm describes how he made his first million.
Brenton Hayden
First-Time Manager? Start Here.
Human Resources

First-Time Manager? Start Here.

Managing employees for the first time is equal parts exhilarating and terrifying. Here's how to handle it.
Steve Tobak
4 Fighting Instincts to Succeed in Business and Life
Leadership Qualities

4 Fighting Instincts to Succeed in Business and Life

As I child, entrepreneur Eric Schiffer was surrounded by great fighters like George Foreman. Here he explains what lessons he learned from these legends and how to apply them to business.
Eric Schiffer
Want to Get Money From Mark Cuban? Here's How.
Trep Talk

Want to Get Money From Mark Cuban? Here's How.

Getting the Dallas Mavericks owner to invest in your startup is easier than you think. Entrepreneurs who've successfully done so—and Cuban himself—weigh in on what to keep in mind.
Neil Parmar
Russell Simmons: 3 Simple Ways Meditation Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur
Meditation

Russell Simmons: 3 Simple Ways Meditation Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur

The legendary founder of Def Jam Recordings credits meditation for his decades of success.
Russell Simmons
Inspiring Your Team

Get Some Sleep and Make Sure Your Staff Does, Too

Your company's culture needs to value balance or risk losing its most important resource: its people.
Mark Feffer
SXSW's Entrepreneurs to Watch
SXSW

SXSW's Entrepreneurs to Watch

Meet ‘treps who are moving the needle in everything from sports, to fashion to marketing.
Rebekah Iliff
Avoid the PowerPoint Trap by Having Less Wordy Slides
Public Speaking

Avoid the PowerPoint Trap by Having Less Wordy Slides

Don't let your slides distract an audience from the message you're delivering.
Carmine Gallo
Do I Need an Office?
60 Second Solutions

Do I Need an Office?

Think about your business' needs to determine if it's time to look for outside space.
Entrepreneur Staff
Google Invites Kids to Become Inventor-Dreamers in 'Doodle' Contest
Google

Google Invites Kids to Become Inventor-Dreamers in 'Doodle' Contest

The tech giant will award one winner a $30,000 college scholarship for designing a Google Doodle that finishes this sentence: 'If I could invent one thing to make the world a better place…'
Catherine Clifford
Obamacare: What Will it Cost if You Don't Comply?
Obamacare

Obamacare: What Will it Cost if You Don't Comply?

A battle between Hobby Lobby and the U.S. Supreme Court underscores the mounting fines that some companies might face for health reform non-compliance.
Arlene Weintraub
Lessons I Learned From SXSW (Even Though I Didn't Go to SXSW This Year)
SXSW 2014

Lessons I Learned From SXSW (Even Though I Didn't Go to SXSW This Year)

Thinking back on my experiences at the big interactive festival, I've become a better business person for having attended. Here are some takeaways.
Thomas Edwards
'Visible and Engaged': Women on Breaking Into the Tech Industry
Women Entrepreneurs

'Visible and Engaged': Women on Breaking Into the Tech Industry

There is still a staggering low number of female founders in the tech industry. Here is some advice on how ladies can get started.
Rebekah Epstein
10 Ways to Become the Most Productive Person Around
Productivity

10 Ways to Become the Most Productive Person Around

How we spend our mornings and what we eat play an important role in what we do.
Matt Mayberry