Young Entrepreneurs

How to Grow Quickly, Without Investors
Starting a Business

How to Grow Quickly, Without Investors

Venture capitalist, author and professor Peter S. Cohan answer readers’ top questions about entrepreneurship.
Peter S. Cohan
How an Eco-Friendly Fashion Startup Landed on Top Retailers' Shelves in 6 Months
Entrepreneurs

How an Eco-Friendly Fashion Startup Landed on Top Retailers' Shelves in 6 Months

See how these young treps turned a winning Kickstarter campaign into a thriving business in just a few months.
Eric Shapiro
How to Talk to 'Nerds' and Why You Should
Growth Strategies

How to Talk to 'Nerds' and Why You Should

For non-technical entrepreneurs, bringing a developer on board is only half the battle. You also need to be able to communicate. Here’s how to get it right.
Jeff R. Lamb
Thinking of Majoring in Entrepreneurship? Read This First
Starting a Business

Thinking of Majoring in Entrepreneurship? Read This First

For many heading to campus who also dream of starting a business one day, majoring in entrepreneurship can help. But it's far from the only major decision you'll need to make along the way.
Adam Toren
How Social Entrepreneurs Can Edge Out the Competition
Starting a Business

How Social Entrepreneurs Can Edge Out the Competition

An upcoming social-venture competition sheds light on the increased enthusiasm among young entrepreneurs to start up social-impact companies. Here are five ways to rise above the competition.
Neil Parmar
5 Young Millionaires Instigating Innovation
Starting a Business

5 Young Millionaires Instigating Innovation

Our annual look at high-earning entrepreneurs aged 30 or younger with the creativity, smarts and guts to disrupt their industries.
Jason Ankeny
Big Claims Aim to Boost Business at Mobile App Startup
Starting a Business

Big Claims Aim to Boost Business at Mobile App Startup

With major clients like Microsoft and CBS Sports, Chaotic Moon app studio makes it big.
Jason Ankeny
Young Entrepreneur Challenges the Way Americans Think About Their Cellphones
Starting a Business

Young Entrepreneur Challenges the Way Americans Think About Their Cellphones

A Pakistani immigrant takes on the U.S. cell phone service model.
Grant Davis
OrigAudio Hits It Big With Fold and Play Recycled Speakers
Starting a Business

OrigAudio Hits It Big With Fold and Play Recycled Speakers

Two friends create quirky portable speakers inspired by a takeout box.
Jennifer Wang
Two Young Entrepreneurs Get Their Hands Dirty With Urban Farming
Starting a Business

Two Young Entrepreneurs Get Their Hands Dirty With Urban Farming

An urban byproduct plants the seed for a big business.
Michelle Goodman
Sealing the Deal
Starting a Business

Sealing the Deal

Dotloop eliminates the briefcase of paperwork in favor of a virtual workspace.
Michelle Juergen
5 Business Naming Trends Startups Should Consider
Starting a Business

5 Business Naming Trends Startups Should Consider

When coming up with a name for your startup, don't consider it lightly. But do consider these business-name trends.
Tim Gray
How to Ease Acquisitions from the Acqui-Hired Founders
Starting a Business

How to Ease Acquisitions from the Acqui-Hired Founders

Tech giants aren't just looking for talent, they're buying it. See what the transition has been like for start-up founders.
Susan Johnston
7 Paybacks an Alma Mater Can Offer Young Entrepreneurs
Starting a Business

7 Paybacks an Alma Mater Can Offer Young Entrepreneurs

Think university resources are only for students? Here are some ideas for how to best utilize your old school -- even when you're no longer on campus.
Martin Zwilling