Young Entrepreneurs

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Kathryn Minshew on Why Silicon Valley Needs a Feminine Touch

The young founder of The Daily Muse discusses her charmed career in entrepreneurship and offers advice to fellow founders just getting started.
Lyneka Little
Patent vs. Market Penetration: Where Should Your Focus Be?
Growth Strategies

Patent vs. Market Penetration: Where Should Your Focus Be?

Veteran venture capitalist Jason Green on why gaining market share is critical for early-stage startups.
Jason Green
Start-Up Jitters? 6 Ways to Ease into Entrepreneurship
Starting a Business

Start-Up Jitters? 6 Ways to Ease into Entrepreneurship

Starting up for the first time can be a nerve-wracking experience. Here's how to soothe your fears and boost your odds for success.
Adam Toren
College Entrepreneur of 2012: Bryan Silverman
Entrepreneurs

College Entrepreneur of 2012: Bryan Silverman

An enterprising young trep capitalizes on a captive audience with toilet paper you can read.
Margaret Littman
5 Foolproof Ways to Boost Your Public-Speaking Skills
Growth Strategies

5 Foolproof Ways to Boost Your Public-Speaking Skills

From pitching investors to wowing to potential customers, speaking before an audience is a key skill to acquire. Here are some tips.
Matt Villano
Encouraging Kids to Master Their Fears and Other Tips This Week
Entrepreneurs

Encouraging Kids to Master Their Fears and Other Tips This Week

How to instill entrepreneurial skills in your children, get through a disaster and more: our best tips of the week.
Brian Patrick Eha
Starting a Business

How to Speak the Language of Venture Capital

If you're new to the world of raising money, it helps to know the lingo. Here's a guide to the foreign language investors speak.
Jeff R. Lamb
Whatever You Do, Don't Not Delegate: 8 Tips for Cultivating Keen Employees
Growth Strategies

Whatever You Do, Don't Not Delegate: 8 Tips for Cultivating Keen Employees

Delegating is the second-hardest thing for an entrepreneur to do. The hardest is not delegating.
Matthew Toren
Starting a Business

How to Create Value to Reel in Investors

Student entrepreneur Matthew Fishman on how he secured funding by building up his startup.
Matthew Fishman
Mark Peter Davis on the Problem With the VC Industry
Inspiring Your Team

Mark Peter Davis on the Problem With the VC Industry

Mark Peter Davis' journey from venture capitalist back to entrepreneur has given him a unique perspective on the new challenges of start-up fundraising.
Starting a Business

Have a Killer Business Idea? Here's How to Vet It

Venture capitalist Jason Green shares his tips on how to be sure you have a quality concept before launch.
Jason Green
Bursting at the Seams? Tips for Expanding Your Startup's Office Space
Growth Strategies

Bursting at the Seams? Tips for Expanding Your Startup's Office Space

Signing an office lease may be the first and largest long-term commitment you make with your business. Here's what to consider before signing on the dotted line.
Matthew Toren
Starting a Business

How Hyperink Aims to Reinvent Publishing

See how Kevin Gao, the founder of Hyperink, is re-thinking the e-book publishing industry by focusing on niche content.
How to Raise Entrepreneurial Kids
Entrepreneurs

How to Raise Entrepreneurial Kids

Five parenting tips to help your kids become leaders and entrepreneurs.
Nadia Goodman