Starting a Business

The Health-Care Law's Mandate: A Tax on Young Americans?
Starting a Business

The Health-Care Law's Mandate: A Tax on Young Americans?

Minutes after the Supreme Court handed down its decision to uphold the health-care law, critics lambasted it for amounting to a massive new tax -- which would mostly affect young people.
Diana Ransom
Need a Business Idea? Tap Into Lifestyle Trends in the Evolving Luxury Market
Starting a Business

Need a Business Idea? Tap Into Lifestyle Trends in the Evolving Luxury Market

Here are three ways startups can tailor product offerings for growth industries.
Catherine Clifford
How to Start Up and Pay Down Your Student-Loan Debt
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How to Start Up and Pay Down Your Student-Loan Debt

New graduates face higher student loans than any other generation -- making starting up all the more intimidating. Here are five lean start-up strategies to help you shake off those debt woes.
Annie Mueller
Simple Sales Tips for Growing Your Customer Base
Starting a Business

Simple Sales Tips for Growing Your Customer Base

In this book excerpt, Steve Blank and Bob Dorf outline lean methods to get customers to spend more, and to send referrals your way.
Artsicle: On a Mission to Change the Art World
Starting a Business

Artsicle: On a Mission to Change the Art World

Changing the age-old art business is no easy task. But entrepreneurs Alexis Tryon and Scott Carleton explain how they're trying to do just that.
Diana Ransom
7 Tips to Create Winning Window Displays
Starting a Business

7 Tips to Create Winning Window Displays

How to design windows that will command attention and lure shoppers into your store.
Jane Porter
6 Steps to a Successful Business Launch
Starting a Business

6 Steps to a Successful Business Launch

How the founders of Tender Greens turned farm-fresh fare into a $16 million business -- and you can, too.
Juggling a Startup and a Baby
Starting a Business

Juggling a Startup and a Baby

More high-profile female entrepreneurs are showing they can start a successful company -- and a family. Here's a look at one fashion designer trying to do both, plus expert tips.
Colleen DeBaise
Teen Inventor Asks the Question 'Wouldn't It Be Cool If...'
Starting a Business

Teen Inventor Asks the Question 'Wouldn't It Be Cool If...'

Sixteen-year-old contest winner Greyson McCluskey gets the rare opportunity to work with a team of innovation pros to help him turn his big idea into a reality.
Susan Johnston
Carving a New Niche in Craft Beer
Starting a Business

Carving a New Niche in Craft Beer

How the Growler Station is building a business on a new beer-to-go concept.
Katherine Duncan
Tristan Walker on Life After Foursquare
Technology

Tristan Walker on Life After Foursquare

The location app's former head of business development discusses where his next job as an entrepreneur-in-residence at Andreessen Horowitz will land him.
Lyneka Little
Taking the Plunge into Entrepreneurship
Starting a Business

Taking the Plunge into Entrepreneurship

Harnessing your energy after a layoff can be the bridge to starting your own business, even in a challenging economy.
Nacie Carson
Social Entrepreneurs Need to Make Money, Too
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Social Entrepreneurs Need to Make Money, Too

In starting up a social venture, your charitable mission is often clear. But impact investors want to know your organization will last. Here, 3 tips to make it happen.
Diana Ransom
5 Tips for Generating Breakout Opportunities
Growth Strategies

5 Tips for Generating Breakout Opportunities

Reid Hoffman, investor and co-founder of LinkedIn, and Ben Casnocha, entrepreneur and author, share valuable tips on cultivating and seizing make-or-break opportunities.
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