Starting a Business

Building a Business on Regifting
Starting a Business

Building a Business on Regifting

With Shift My Gift, recipients can donate the money Aunt Gladys wanted to spend on them instead of having to find space for yet another useless tchotchke.
Gwen Moran
For Net Neutrality Advocates, the Fight Continues
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For Net Neutrality Advocates, the Fight Continues

Some tech entrepreneurs say more regulation is needed to keep the Internet open -- especially when it comes to wireless providers.
Diana Ransom
How to Bootstrap Your Business
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How to Bootstrap Your Business

Starting up a business is a full-time job. So how do you manage it when you already have a full-time job? Here's how a few entrepreneurs juggled both to payoff.
Michelle Goodman
What I Learned About Entrepreneurship from Richard Branson
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What I Learned About Entrepreneurship from Richard Branson

For young entrepreneurs, having a mentor -- even one you've never met -- can mean the difference between running a successful business and just dreaming about it.
Matthew Toren
Snowboard Upstarts Break New Ground
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Snowboard Upstarts Break New Ground

The snowboarding industry is on fire, as evidenced by these two newcomers proving it with their own spin.
Jennifer Wang
Building a Business on Busy Schedules and Making Errands Pay
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Building a Business on Busy Schedules and Making Errands Pay

TaskRabbit lands $5 million in funding, as it banks on its errand service to help you get stuff done.
Gwen Moran
Startup Initiatives Sprout from Global Entrepreneurship Week
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Startup Initiatives Sprout from Global Entrepreneurship Week

Here is a look at some of the programs that will keep startups growing in the months to come.
Carol Tice
Entrepreneurs Risk All On 'Gold Rush Alaska.' Would You?
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Entrepreneurs Risk All On 'Gold Rush Alaska.' Would You?

If you'd like to see other entrepreneurs take high-stakes business gambles, nothing beats Discovery Channel's hit Friday-night show 'Gold Rush Alaska.'
Carol Tice
Startup Aims to Leverage Crowdsourcing in Product Development
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Startup Aims to Leverage Crowdsourcing in Product Development

C.J. Kettler's online crowdsourcing venture, Genius Crowds, aims to move product ideas from the "light bulb" stage onto store shelves.
Kara Ohngren Prior
Why Small Companies Have the Innovation Advantage
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Why Small Companies Have the Innovation Advantage

Why big companies would rather buy your company instead of launching their own competitive version.
Planning for Next Year? Get a Fix on These Numbers First
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Planning for Next Year? Get a Fix on These Numbers First

Figure out the metrics that drive your business and you'll zoom ahead of the competition.
Brad Sugars
Three Steps to Finding a Business Mentor
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Three Steps to Finding a Business Mentor

Here's how to meet an experienced startup advisor and maximize the relationship.
How Gowalla, Still in Startup Mode, Changed Direction -- Fast
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How Gowalla, Still in Startup Mode, Changed Direction -- Fast

With Foursquare fast gaining ground, the location-service startup made difficult changes to its business model. What entrepreneurs can learn from the young company's pivot.
Why One Investor is Banking on Vets
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Why One Investor is Banking on Vets

Former Army major turned entrepreneur describes why he thinks veteran-owned businesses are a worthwhile investment.
Diana Ransom
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