Young Entrepreneurs

10 Top Reasons Why First-Time Entrepreneurs Fail
Starting a Business

10 Top Reasons Why First-Time Entrepreneurs Fail

You never want to make the same mistake twice, but isn't success sweeter when you don't make any? Here are some reasons why businesses fail and tips for how to avoid it.
Martin Zwilling
Starting a Business

How to Raise Real Cash for Your Startup

Small business expert Kevin Hiser of QStart Labs answers readers' top questions about entrepreneurship.
Kevin Hiser
5 Ways to Generate Genuine Feedback for Your New Product
Growth Strategies

5 Ways to Generate Genuine Feedback for Your New Product

After glowing reviews from his family, student entrepreneur Brian Ballan sought the truth from objective strangers.
Brian Ballan
Starting a Business

Rock The Post's Tanya Privé on the Future of Crowdfunding

This start-up crowdfunding site isn't just up against giants like Kickstarter and Indiegogo, it also has the JOBS Act to contend with. Here, the founder dishes on the site's progress and overcoming obstacles.
Lambeth Hochwald
Steve Blank on Getting Small Businesses Growing Again
Growth Strategies

Steve Blank on Getting Small Businesses Growing Again

The old ways of doing business no long apply, says professor Steve Blank. Entrepreneurship is exploding among those who grok that.
Colleen DeBaise
Picked the Wrong Major? Here's How to Pivot Into Entrepreneurship
Starting a Business

Picked the Wrong Major? Here's How to Pivot Into Entrepreneurship

Young entrepreneurs like Austin Hackett of CrowdHall and Julie Sygiel of Underbrella are finding success outside their college degrees.
Brian Patrick Eha
How to Handle Problem Employees -- And Fire Them if Needed
Growth Strategies

How to Handle Problem Employees -- And Fire Them if Needed

No one envy's an entrepreneur when it's time to let problem employees go. Here's how to make the process as smooth as possible.
Adam Toren
Meet Entrepreneur's College Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalists
Entrepreneurs

Meet Entrepreneur's College Entrepreneur of 2012 Finalists

Each year, Entrepreneur looks to spotlight a young entrepreneur in its annual College Entrepreneur contest. Meet the finalists in the running for College Entrepreneur of 2012 and vote for your favorite to win.
Diana Ransom
What the Founder of Travel Site Trippy Can Teach You About Entrepreneurship
Starting a Business

What the Founder of Travel Site Trippy Can Teach You About Entrepreneurship

Serial entrepreneur J.R. Johnson launched his first company 12 years ago at age 28. Here's what he wishes he knew then.
Shira Lazar
10 Inspirational Quotes From Top Entrepreneurial Leaders
Growth Strategies

10 Inspirational Quotes From Top Entrepreneurial Leaders

For those plugging away on their startups on days when everyone else has off, here are a few choice words of wisdom to keep you going strong.
Diana Ransom
Young Entrepreneur Creates a Multimedia Music App
Entrepreneurs

Young Entrepreneur Creates a Multimedia Music App

Part music magazine, part discovery engine, the free iPad app Groovebug pairs downloaded music with photos, videos, and reviews.
Jodi Helmer
Local App Competitions Fuel Tech Startups
Starting a Business

Local App Competitions Fuel Tech Startups

Across the U.S., app-making contests that promise big prizes and intros to investors have spawned thriving startups. Here's a look at the trend.
Neil Parmar
5 Ways to Land Press for Your Startup From Your Dorm Room
Entrepreneurs

5 Ways to Land Press for Your Startup From Your Dorm Room

Student entrepreneur Matthew Fishman shares how to create buzz for your startup in between classes.
Matthew Fishman
What Is Vooza and Why Should You Care?
Marketing

What Is Vooza and Why Should You Care?

Hilarious videos from possibly faux company Vooza can offer every business owner a lesson in creativity.
Jason HeadsetsDotCom