Five years ago, Amy Wilkinson was attending a birthday party in New York City when she looked around at the prominent guests and saw several well-known entrepreneurs. They included the founders of Google,
Bitcoin is going mainstream, and the decentralized platform has tremendous potential to change the way people make payments and transfer money. Now industry leaders are looking at the technology used create
If you’ve been following this column over the past two weeks, no doubt you are wondering, “OK, which start-ups from Israel – Start-up Nation – do you actually like?” I spent a full week in Israel – as
What it does: Online used-car marketplace. Founders: Ale Resnik, Owen Savir. Notable investors: Redpoint Ventures, Foundation Capital. Capital raised: $79 million with valuation of $200 million. Beepi
For as long as I can remember, my father has been an entrepreneur. The entrepreneurial gene, to me, is the single greatest gift I was ever given. It feels like it was a part of my DNA, but in reality,
Editor’s note: Amit Paka is a co-founder at Parable, a Creative Photo Network for iOS. Previously, he founded Flockish (bought by StubHub-eBay), led Product for Mobile Payments at PayPal and held Product
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. A decade ago, I was busy earning my daily bread at one of the oldest and largest financial institutions in the world; commuting in and out
Chris Bank is the Growth Lead at UXPin, the UX Design App. He recently co-authored the Guide to UX Design & Process Documentation. Though the MVP provides a means to test hypotheses as a starting point,
Getting people to use your product is tough. The odds are stacked against you. People are bombarded with new apps and gadgets to try all the time that finding a way to the buyer is tough. In established
Survival in life or in business has always been about the human journey. Find out how Lego and its founder Ole Kirk Christiansen found the strength to rebuild over and over again with persistence, purpose,
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. What do angel investors want in startup founders? Drive, passion and smarts? Sure but every founder claims those. Integrity and character?
Doctor, engineer, and businessman. These were the top three career choices for the children of middle-class families in India when I was young. Doctors earned the most respect; engineers were second-best;
What does it take to be successful as an entrepreneur? It’s a frequently asked question. Common answers are passion, smarts, audacity—not to mention the ability to work 70-hour weeks with no end in sight.
Pay-television leader Comcast Corp. withdrew its $45-billion bid for Time Warner Cable Inc. in the face of a long fight with federal regulators, sending the smaller cable firm on its own in a churning