Tech Startups

How This Entrepreneur's Near-Death Experience Inspired a Million-Dollar Business
Entrepreneurs

How This Entrepreneur's Near-Death Experience Inspired a Million-Dollar Business

When, at age 39, Jon Loew was given two months to live he recorded videos for his kids to watch at a future date. After he made a miraculous recovery, he took that idea and turned it into a video sharing service.
Carly Okyle
5 Reasons Your Business Plan Sucks and How You Can Change It
Business Optimization

5 Reasons Your Business Plan Sucks and How You Can Change It

Most plans fail to achieve their objective and end up misrepresenting the business.
Tallat Mahmood
Where to Find Your Ideal Tech Co-Founder
Co-founders

Where to Find Your Ideal Tech Co-Founder

A few, very lucky entrepreneurs have friends qualified to be their co-founder. For everybody else it's a little like arranged marriage.
Anand Srinivasan
Is This the Worst Decision a Private Tech Company Can Make?
Tech Startups

Is This the Worst Decision a Private Tech Company Can Make?

The CEO of Nasdaq reveals where he thinks many private tech firms go wrong.
Why I Backed Away From 'Big Corp.' and Didn't Take the Deal
Ready To Launch

Why I Backed Away From 'Big Corp.' and Didn't Take the Deal

I got a deal sent from the heavens. I respectfully declined.
Max Yoder
5 Reasons Startup Founders are Wise to Learn Some Coding
Coding

5 Reasons Startup Founders are Wise to Learn Some Coding

Knowing the basics reassures potential investors and earns the respect of the techies you need to join your team.
John Rampton
Wine Ring App Lets Your Taste Shape Your Ordering
Apps

Wine Ring App Lets Your Taste Shape Your Ordering

A new app let's you rate what you love to drink, then helps you find more of what your palate enjoys.
Tracy Byrnes
How Genius Picked Its Headquarters' New 'Hood'
Tech Startups

How Genius Picked Its Headquarters' New 'Hood'

The founders of Genius did much more than scour for the next hot, trendy area.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
When It Comes to Making Your Startup a Success It's Fire-Ready-Aim
Starting a Business

When It Comes to Making Your Startup a Success It's Fire-Ready-Aim

The reality of launching a business is you will have to figure out how to make it work with what you have.
Fred Brown
6 Crucial Characteristics of an Effective Tech CEO
Executive Performance

6 Crucial Characteristics of an Effective Tech CEO

Successful CEOs all have similar traits as well as unique strengths.
Mark Josephson
How This Visionary Entrepreneur Is Shattering Old-School Barriers to Education
Make More Happen

How This Visionary Entrepreneur Is Shattering Old-School Barriers to Education

We chat with Skillshare co-founder and poker champ Michael Karnjanaprakorn about how his startup is redefining how we learn and what the student of tomorrow craves.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What It Takes to Build a Tech Company When You Have No Technical Background
Tech Startups

What It Takes to Build a Tech Company When You Have No Technical Background

Never coded a day in your life? It's never a bad idea to learn.
Rahul Varshneya
This Spry Underwater Drone Is Speed Swimming to Success on Kickstarter
Technology

This Spry Underwater Drone Is Speed Swimming to Success on Kickstarter

Ahoy, ocean adventure for all. Meet OpenROV Trident, the sea spelunking hobby bot of your Jacques Cousteau dreams.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why a High School Dropout's Staffing Company Is in a Class of Its Own
Staffing

Why a High School Dropout's Staffing Company Is in a Class of Its Own

Taso Du Val's Toptal helps businesses find the software know-how they need.
Jason Ankeny