Founders

The Founders Behind Cult Favorite Sneaker Brand APL Share 4 Ways All Entrepreneurs Can Mirror Their Success

With triple digit growth over several years, a decade worth of innovation and a co-founder relationship that was literally birthed, APL has four epic lessons for you to take with you into your developmental journey.

The Major Advantage of Founding a Company in Your 50s

This is how your decision-making ability, leadership skills and life experience position you for success as an "older" founder.

Lynn Power

This Founder Pitched Almost 100 Investors, and They All Told Her 'No.' Now, Christina Stembel's Business Is Approaching $100 Million in Revenue.

James McKinney interviews Christina Stembel, the founder of Farmgirl Flowers, about her experience and why she dislikes the term 'female founder.'

Why is Elon Musk So Successful? It All Comes Down to These 5 Key Personality Traits

Here's how to incorporate them into your own entrepreneurial journey.

Randy Garn

This Founder Raised $68.1 Million Last Year, But Only After Admitting to Investors: 'It's a Crazy Situation… I Don't Have Great Options'

At the beginning of 2020, John Berkowitz was determined to acquire a much bigger company, and it wasn't going well. Then the pandemic set in. But chaos worked in his favor.

Jason Feifer

The Simple Sales Secret That Took Ralph Lauren From Zero to $6 Billion in Annual Revenue

Sell what you know, and one product is all it takes to get started.

Nick Wolny

Under Armour's CEO Was "Broke" After Year One. Here's What Happened Next.

From selling T-shirts out of his car to billion-dollar sportswear brand.

Nick Wolny

I Built Apron Brand Hedley & Bennett Into a Fast Success. Our Lack of Structure Almost Brought Us to a Halt.

My business barely survived its first few years, and I nearly crumbled under the stress. Then I learned the greatest lesson of my career, which transformed our company into the go-to apron brand for restaurants everywhere: Without process, we are nothing.

Ellen Bennett

5 Tips for Navigating the Entrepreneur/Investor Relationship

In a tug of war of interests, it's important that both sides maintain perspective. Read on for five insights into how an entrepreneur should play the game.

Priya Gogoi