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3 Tech Companies That Started in Bend, Ore.
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3 Tech Companies That Started in Bend, Ore.

Bend, Ore., is a up-and-coming location for young entrepreneurs, here are three companies that got their start in the city.
Bruce Schoenfeld
Thrillist's Ben Lerer on Success as a Young Trep
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Thrillist's Ben Lerer on Success as a Young Trep

Despite his famous father, the Thrillist co-founder has managed to find massive success in business on his own. Here, we ask him about his victories -- and challenges.
Shira Lazar
9 Ways to Make Working at a Startup Pay for Future Entrepreneurs
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9 Ways to Make Working at a Startup Pay for Future Entrepreneurs

To truly learn the ins and outs of launching a business, some suggest working at a startup is all you need.
Matthew Toren
3 Tips to a Speedy Launch
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3 Tips to a Speedy Launch

Student entrepreneur Karim Abouelnaga discusses how he managed to start up quickly and efficiently.
Karim Abouelnaga
Entrepreneurs

How to Know What to Outsource

Venture capitalist, author and professor Peter S. Cohan answer readers' top questions about entrepreneurship.
Peter S. Cohan
Project Restaurant: Turning 8th Graders into Future Mario Batalis
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Project Restaurant: Turning 8th Graders into Future Mario Batalis

A summer program in Harlem is teaching students what it takes to launch and grow a successful eatery.
Kara Ohngren Prior
Entrepreneurs

Thrillist's Ben Lerer on his Success as a Young Trep

Despite his famous father, the Thrillist co-founder has managed to find massive success in business on his own. Here, we ask him about his victories -- and challenges.
Shira Lazar
Why Your Business Plan Is Probably Incomplete
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Why Your Business Plan Is Probably Incomplete

In creating a business plan, many entrepreneurs forget to bring along their roadmaps for how they'll accomplish goals. Here are a few can't-miss sights.
Kevin Hiser
Andrew Rasiej on the Next Big Wave in Tech -- And How Young Treps Can Surf It
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Andrew Rasiej on the Next Big Wave in Tech -- And How Young Treps Can Surf It

The NY Tech Meetup chairman offers his thoughts on the future of social media and helpful resources for starting up today.
Lyneka Little
The Logo Mishaps of Giant Brands
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The Logo Mishaps of Giant Brands

Even the world's most iconic brands make mistakes. Here are five giant company logos that now serve as giant cautionary tales.
Tim Gray
How to Start Up from Your Dorm Room
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How to Start Up from Your Dorm Room

Student entrepreneur Franco Capurro launched his startup from a crammed, two-bed dorm room in China.
Franco Capurro
Kidworth Hopes to Turn Enterprising Youngsters into Kidpreneurs
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Kidworth Hopes to Turn Enterprising Youngsters into Kidpreneurs

See how the youth-oriented financial services company aims to cultivate more than one million young entrepreneurs.
Dinah Wisenberg Brin
College Entrepreneurs Find a Green Niche in an Online Farmers Market
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College Entrepreneurs Find a Green Niche in an Online Farmers Market

The young environmentalists with a passion for sustainable agriculture won $10,000 in a business contest to launch the farm-to-front-door venture.
Jodi Helmer
How Eco-Friendly Fashion Startup Landed on Top Retailers' Shelves in 6 Months
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How 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. Photo credit: Adrian Cabrero, courtesy of ENK International
Eric Shapiro