Starting a Business

Ask a Startup Lawyer: How Should You Manage Co-Founder Equity?

One lawyer explains when and how to formalize equity splits between founders.

Mital Makadia

This Entrepreneur Crowdfunded Her Scotch Whisky on Kickstarter. Now, She's Giving Back $250,000 in Grants to Minority Entrepreneurs ... and Yes, You Can Apply for One.

The founder of SIA Scotch Whisky shares how she's helping multicultural small-business owners and offers her number one piece of advice for entrepreneurs.

Jessica Abo

How I Went From Flat Broke to Millionaire 5 Times

Learn from my failures (and your own); don't ever let failing stop you from success in the long run.

Chris Estey

These are the 6 Most Important Takeaways From 'Shark Tank' Investors

A special excerpt from the upcoming eighth edition of Entrepreneur Press' 'Start Your Own Business: The Only Startup Book You'll Ever Need,' available for pre-order now.

I Launched a PR Agency Even Though I'd Never Wanted to Start a Business

Borrowing from my marketing background, I split tested my career and found the perfect fit.

Natasha Zo

How to Use Ethical Mind Control to Maximize Sales

Here's how to engineer your first impression with targeted social proof to earn you more opt-ins and sales.

Andrew Ryder

Ready to Start a Business? Consider These 5 Tips First.

You may be excited to get started, but you'll need to get your proverbial ducks in a row.

StackCommerce

I Made This Simple Mistake and Lost My Entire Business at Its Peak

A neighbor complained about a lively day of business at my brewery, and that was the beginning of the end.

Nicole Bernard

This Is How Ecommerce Can Help You Build Real Wealth

Diversifying your income is beneficial for several reasons, and it's not as difficult as you might think.

JR Ridinger

3 Ways to Protect Your Business Without Hiring a Lawyer

Addressing potential legal issues might seem daunting, but ignoring them could put you out of business.