Starting a Business

10 Deadly Startup Mistakes to Avoid
Startup Mistakes

10 Deadly Startup Mistakes to Avoid

The more you know of them, the less you'll make them.
Paula Andruss
The 5 Biggest Challenges Our Startup Culture Must Overcome
Challenges

The 5 Biggest Challenges Our Startup Culture Must Overcome

Funding is going disproportionately to the biggest, best established businesses. We have to change that.
Jayson DeMers
Don't Feel an Irresistible Compulsion to Be an Entrepreneur? You're Lucky.
Make More Happen

Don't Feel an Irresistible Compulsion to Be an Entrepreneur? You're Lucky.

A person who works endlessly for no pay on a business that is far more likely to fail that succeed could be called insane, but they prefer "entrepreneur.''
Daniel DiPiazza
The Small Business Market Is a Massive Opportunity No Longer Hiding in Plain Sight
Entrepreneurs

The Small Business Market Is a Massive Opportunity No Longer Hiding in Plain Sight

Small businesses cumulative are a far larger economic force than any one giant corporation.
Russ Fujioka
Most U.K. Health and Tech Startups Are Aiming for Acquisition
Entrepreneurs

Most U.K. Health and Tech Startups Are Aiming for Acquisition

Around 59 percent of business startups in the country share the goal, according to a new report
Lindsay Friedman
The Pros and Cons of Starting an Online Freelancing Business
Freelance

The Pros and Cons of Starting an Online Freelancing Business

It may be one of the fastest ways to make money online, but is it for you? Weigh the pros and cons to decide.
Shelby Larson
Lachlan Johnson, 19, Became an Entrepreneur in Middle School. Here's Why Your Kid Should, Too.
Education

Lachlan Johnson, 19, Became an Entrepreneur in Middle School. Here's Why Your Kid Should, Too.

Says the young business guru: "So while my Mom and Dad may be disappointed I miss the Dean's List occasionally, they rest well knowing I have the entrepreneurial skills necessary to do other things equally as awesome."
Peter Gasca
Millennial Entrepreneurs Make More Money Than Their Older Peers
Millennials

Millennial Entrepreneurs Make More Money Than Their Older Peers

A new report from HSBC analyzes the culture and motivation of generations of entrepreneurs around the world.
Catherine Clifford
10 Mistakes to Avoid When Starting an Online Business
Starting a Business

10 Mistakes to Avoid When Starting an Online Business

From not having a business plan to spreading yourself too thin on social media, here are a few things founders should avoid when starting a business.
Carolyn Sun
How a Near-Death Mountain Climb Launched One of the Adventure World's Best-Known Brands
Business Unusual

How a Near-Death Mountain Climb Launched One of the Adventure World's Best-Known Brands

The brothers Giovale are avid mountain climbers, and they learned the hard way that the industry needed better tools for safety. They made the product themselves, launching a now-global business.
This Entrepreneur Became the First Person to Sell a $1 Million Diamond in New Zealand
Negotiation

This Entrepreneur Became the First Person to Sell a $1 Million Diamond in New Zealand

Win Charlebois got his 'big get' through what he calls 'relationship negotiation.'
Brian Hughes
Ready to 'Rent' Out Your Life Via the Sharing Economy?
Sharing Economy

Ready to 'Rent' Out Your Life Via the Sharing Economy?

Here are five questions people commonly ask before diving in.
Andrea Murad
Does Your Business Idea Solve a Problem? Does It Fit You Personally? Ask Yourself These Questions Before Committing.
Business Optimization

Does Your Business Idea Solve a Problem? Does It Fit You Personally? Ask Yourself These Questions Before Committing.

Remember that roughly nine out of 10 businesses fail. What puts you into that remaining 10 percent?
Andre Bourque
This Company Asked Its Employees for Cash and Everybody Won
Ready To Launch

This Company Asked Its Employees for Cash and Everybody Won

For the right kind of business, a radical move like asking employees to finance the company can be smart and effective.
Michelle Goodman