Founders

Starting a Business

Pay Yourself: Why Founders Should Set Aside Profits Every Month

Nobody you hire works for free and neither should you.
Daymond John

Shark Daymond John Shares 5 Keys to Business Success

You can never guarantee the success of a new business but there are essentials that, done right, make success likely.
Startups

7 Roles Every Startup Founder Must Learn to Play

An entrepreneur needs to be a jack of all trades.
Co-founders

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

Sometimes -- no, oftentimes -- two heads are better than one.
Fundraising

3 Common Gaffes That Sabotage Most Fund-Raising Founders

Raising money is never easy but failure to prepare makes it impossible.
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.
20 Questions

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.
Obituaries

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.
Co-founders

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.
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.
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.
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.
Founders

Re-Integrating Founders: Becoming Normal Again

What to do after you founded your company. It can be tricky to find some kind of normalcy.
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.
Entrepreneurs

The Identity Crises of Entrepreneurs

Founding a company often makes it impossible to keep things objectively in perspective at times.