Viraj Rane

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How A Near-Fatal Car Crash Inspired An Italian Entrepreneur's Mind-Boosting Business Idea

Fatalists believe that things happen for a reason, even terrible things. Giorgio Pautrie is inclined to agree with that, because in spite of almost losing his life in an horrific road traffic accident, the experience marked the start of his journey to becoming an entrepreneur.<p>Six years ago Pautrie …

Profit

How This 26-Year-Old Founder Raised $9 Million

<i>This piece originally appeared on brunchwork.</i><p>Hustle. That’s what Liz Wessel, the 26 year-old founder and CEO of WayUp, attributes her rapid success …

Startups

How to Build an Early Customer Base for Your Startup

One of the most pressing challenges facing any startup is figuring out how to gain traction with that early set of customers. Where do you find them? …

Warby Parker

Your Next Startup Idea Could Be Hiding in Some Really Surprising Places

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Entrepreneurship

7 lessons learned growing from $1,000 to $15,000 a month in 100 days

$15,000/mo in 100 days. Here’s how we got here…<p>I’m about to hit “publish.”<p><i>What’s the worst that could happen, right?</i><p><i>Mm… maybe we should wait until tomorrow.</i><p><i>Let me get back to this after taking a few calls.</i><p>…<p>Alright, let’s do this.<p><i>*Few more hours more of pondering*</i><p><i>Screw it.</i><p><b>*Click*</b><p>The first version of …