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7 Roles Every Startup Founder Must Learn to Play
Startups

7 Roles Every Startup Founder Must Learn to Play

An entrepreneur needs to be a jack of all trades.
5 Things I've Learned by Co-Founding a Successful Business
Co-founders

5 Things I've Learned by Co-Founding a Successful Business

Sometimes -- no, oftentimes -- two heads are better than one.
Han-Gwon Lung
3 Common Gaffes That Sabotage Most Fund-Raising Founders
Fundraising

3 Common Gaffes That Sabotage Most Fund-Raising Founders

Raising money is never easy but failure to prepare makes it impossible.
Ken Dunn
Founders of AOL, Twitter and More Share the Best and Worst Moments in Internet History
Radicals & Visionaries

Founders of AOL, Twitter and More Share the Best and Worst Moments in Internet History

To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the day the World Wide Web became publicly available, we asked internet pioneers to reflect on the web's highs and lows. Here's what we learned.
Lydia Belanger
This CEO Says the Key to Being a Good Boss Is Getting Out of the Way
Make More Happen

This CEO Says the Key to Being a Good Boss Is Getting Out of the Way

For our series '20 Questions' Aaron Hirschhorn, CEO and co-founder of DogVacay, talks about how he connects with his family, how he stays focused and more.
Grace Reader
A Friend and Admirer Remembers Blake Krikorian
Ready To Launch

A Friend and Admirer Remembers Blake Krikorian

Co-founder of startup Sling Media with his brother, where they developed TV tech innovation Slingbox, among others.
Ran Poliakine
These Companies Just Merged and Want to Help You Find the Perfect Co-Founder
Ready To Launch

These Companies Just Merged and Want to Help You Find the Perfect Co-Founder

Onevest recently purchased FounderDating to better connect entrepreneurs with potential co-founders.
Nina Zipkin
Avoid the Founder's Trap in Your Organization
Business

Avoid the Founder's Trap in Your Organization

As a founder, you're obliged to remove yourself from the organization when it's time.
Mark Rittmanic
The Founders' 5 Timeless Lessons for Entrepreneurs
Independence Day

The Founders' 5 Timeless Lessons for Entrepreneurs

We live in a nation that celebrates small business and encourages people to create an idea and make it their own.
Jim Joseph
8 Times Billionaires Were Selfie Stars
Social Media

8 Times Billionaires Were Selfie Stars

They may be worth a lot, but these high net worth individuals still got caught in the lens of a smartphone.
Grace Reader
Re-Integrating Founders: Becoming Normal Again
Make More Happen

Re-Integrating Founders: Becoming Normal Again

What to do after you founded your company. It can be tricky to find some kind of normalcy.
Mark Peter Davis
Sumner Redstone's Battle Is a Lesson In How Not to Lead
Leadership

Sumner Redstone's Battle Is a Lesson In How Not to Lead

Redstone's battle with his Viacom team and board shows why founders or CEOs have to learn to bow out gracefully.
Ray Hennessey
The Identity Crises of Entrepreneurs
Entrepreneurs

The Identity Crises of Entrepreneurs

Founding a company often makes it impossible to keep things objectively in perspective at times.
When a Founder CEO Hands Over the Reins
Make More Happen

When a Founder CEO Hands Over the Reins

Moving out of the corner office can be one of the most important decisions a company founder makes.
Zach Halmstad