Young Entrepreneurs

Serial Entrepreneur Gurbaksh Chahal on Turning Obstacles into Opportunities
Entrepreneurs

Serial Entrepreneur Gurbaksh Chahal on Turning Obstacles into Opportunities

In 'Trep Talk, the young multimillionaire shares how he shook off bullies, how family fueled his drive to succeed, and how startups can change a conversation to get noticed.
Teri Evans
How Guppy 'Treps Fared After a Swim in the 'Shark Tank'
Growth Strategies

How Guppy 'Treps Fared After a Swim in the 'Shark Tank'

Here's a look at what happened to three companies once their young founders got investors to take the bait.
Competition: A Choice Activity for Young Entrepreneurs
Marketing

Competition: A Choice Activity for Young Entrepreneurs

In the final days of March Madness, do you feel like your company is a Baylor or UNLV? Here's how to size up the competition and come out on top.
Adam Toren
Fresh Ideas: 10 Ways to Win Over an Unsupportive Family as a Young Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs

Fresh Ideas: 10 Ways to Win Over an Unsupportive Family as a Young Entrepreneur

It's no secret that entrepreneurs often beget entrepreneurial children, but when entrepreneurs spring from employees, strife often develops. Entrepreneurs understand how the business of working for yourself works
Adam Toren
Does Your Small Business Need to Pivot?
Growth Strategies

Does Your Small Business Need to Pivot?

Young entrepreneur Peter Crabtree became an upscale chocolatier in 2005. When that didn't take off, he changed the business to an entirely new concept.
Carol Tice
12 Golden Rules of Email Etiquette
Entrepreneurs

12 Golden Rules of Email Etiquette

As with any human interaction there are a certain set of unwritten rules of etiquette. Not sticking to the basic etiquette of email can lead to annoyed
Adam Toren
SXSW 2012: The Sights, Sounds and Buzzwords
Entrepreneurs

SXSW 2012: The Sights, Sounds and Buzzwords

Entrepreneur's Colleen DeBaise reports on the themes emerging from this year's SXSW Interactive conference.
Colleen DeBaise
Serial Entrepreneur Gurbaksh Chahal on a Business Idea Myth
Entrepreneurs

Serial Entrepreneur Gurbaksh Chahal on a Business Idea Myth

In this 'Trep Talk Extra, the multimillionaire young entrepreneur explains why you don't need a new idea to launch a successful startup.
Teri Evans
On Crowdfunding Sites, Age Doesn't Matter
Finance

On Crowdfunding Sites, Age Doesn't Matter

Websites like Kickstarter and IndieGoGo can help young entrepreneurs lasso funding when parents and banks can't.
Making Your Small Business Seem Bigger
Growth Strategies

Making Your Small Business Seem Bigger

Nobody can deny that owning your own small business is a challenging and rewarding experience. Sometimes though, you can feel like a tiny grain of sand on
Adam Toren
A Dorm-Room Startup on an Environmental Mission
Entrepreneurs

A Dorm-Room Startup on an Environmental Mission

A student entrepreneur vows to make an environmental impact with his online wedding invitations.
Jodi Helmer
Want to Wow Investors? Bring Your Kids to the Pitch Meeting
Finance

Want to Wow Investors? Bring Your Kids to the Pitch Meeting

See how two inventors fared when they brought their children along to pitch the 'Sharks.'
Carol Tice
Young Entrepreneur Gabrielle Palermo on Growing a Social Business
Growth Strategies

Young Entrepreneur Gabrielle Palermo on Growing a Social Business

Entrepreneur Magazine's College Entrepreneur of 2011 and co-founder of G3Box shares the challenges of growing the startup.
Diana Ransom
Tips to Help the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs
Leadership

Tips to Help the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

The innovators of the future are roaming the halls of your local schools. But are they getting enough encouragement? Here's how you can help.
Erika Napoletano