Inspiration

Growth Strategies

How Many Jobs Can Your Startup Create This Year?

Never discount the value you and your company can have on your community or the world -- even if you start up in your garage, your bedroom or the trunk of your car.
Innovation Now

Has Your Business Made a Brilliant Mistake?

A new contest from the Wharton School of Business gives entrepreneurs a chance to win goodies -- by describing a clutch mistake that turned out to be a good business idea.
Growth Strategies

10 Intriguing Business Books for Entrepreneurs to Read on Vacation

Here are the 10 business books that intrigued me most this year. If you're looking for a little inspiration to kick-start 2012, make one of these a year-end read.
Starting a Business

Cooking Up New Business Ideas from Old-World Recipes

How some entrepreneurs are drawing from the distant past to put a successful new spin on old ideas.
Starting a Business

That's Showbiz: What Entertainers Can Teach Entrepreneurs

Ten business lessons from top musicians, actors, comedians and other high-profile celebrities.
Innovation Now

Who to Follow on Twitter for Innovative Business Ideas

Here are five resources for helping you channel your inner innovator.
Starting a Business

Hanky Panky: Building a Business on Empowering Women

How two friends created a multimillion-dollar lingerie business through the decades.
Innovation Now

10 Things to Thank Steve Jobs For

Steve Jobs died at the age of 56. We're reprising this article as we look back at his extraordinary life.
Marketing

Harry Potter By the Numbers

With the final movie installment only hours away, we break down some of the most interesting numbers associated with the epic franchise.
Starting a Business

Why Entrepreneurs Celebrate 'Independent's Day'

On this Fourth of July holiday, small business owners share why they're grateful to be calling their own shots.
Starting a Business

When Was Your Independence Day?

Help us celebrate Independence Day. Send us a video describing the moment you decided to start your own business. The Entrepreneur.com community will vote on favorites through the July 4th weekend.
Entrepreneurs

What's a Competitive Advantage for a Young Entrepreneur?

Mashable founder Pete Cashmore on how 20-something entrepreneurs can have an edge over older, more established competitors.
How To

How to Find Your Passion in 5 Creativity Exercises

Want to start a business, but not sure what to pursue? Here's how to discover what you love.
Starting a Business

A New Source of Support and Inspiration for Young Entrepreneurs

As the unemployment rate among young people has skyrocketed in recent years, the Administration is attempting to whet their entrepreneurial appetites.
Growth Strategies

Top Tips on Loyalty and Leadership

Here are a few of the best tips for growing your leadership skills and building customer loyalty.