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Exclusive Webisode: The Best Speech Sheryl Sandberg Ever Heard

Sheryl Sandberg says that while studying at Harvard College, she attended a speech that helped her learn to "lean in" as a businesswoman. Watch as …

Sheryl Sandberg

7 Ways to Keep Customers Coming Back to Your Small Business

You worked hard putting together a marketing plan to spread the word about your small business -- to drive customers to your door. The next task is to figure out how to get them to return again and again. In some businesses, you can predict a buying pattern. For instance, office cleaning services, …

How To Do What You Love And Not Go Broke

Think differently about following your dreams with these five strategies for turning your passion into a money-making career from people who’ve done it.<p>You know the cliche: “Do what you love and the money will follow.” That’s all fine to tell a new grad who feels a passion for orthopedic surgery or …

Student entrepreneur develops mobile apps, bags Google awards

Twenty-one-year-old Shashwat Pradhan, bagged two prizes in the Google Fit Developer Challenge for developing two mobile applications.<p>Pradhan, who …

Student entrepreneur uses Windows and Surface to build a better Braille printer - MSPoweruser

Braille printers are pretty costly. However, there are some cheaper, but good alternatives. For example, the Braigo – a Braille printer built by a …

6 Steps to Becoming a Student Entrepreneur [INFOGRAPHIC]

While we’ve seen a lot of coverage on <b>Millennial entrepreneurs</b> more broadly, we’ve seen much less on student entrepreneurs who are starting their …

Young & Entrepreneurial: Global Student Entrepreneur Awards High School Winner Yasmeen Haider -- 'Entrepreneurs are Hungry People'

<i>Young and Entrepreneurial is a series of articles where I've decided to interview and write about young individuals disrupting the world. By sharing the stories of these individuals, I hope to inspire youth from all over the world to follow their passions, to take the road less travelled and to</i> …

"Shark Tank-"style show puts student entrepreneurs in spotlight

Nikolas Delis isn't hesitant to describe his entrepreneurial plan — a system for automatically transporting cars to the closest available spot in a parking garage — as a potential billion-dollar business.<p>But it may be awhile until Nikolas can pursue his grand idea.<p>He's a fourth grader at Orland …

Want to Be an Entrepreneur? Beware of Student Debt

A new study finds that areas with high student debt have lower small-business creation<p>Student loans and small businesses don’t mix.<p>The higher the student-loan debt in an area, the lower the net creation of very small businesses, says a report from the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, using …

Small Business

INCubator course matches student entrepreneurs with business leaders

This fall, Dundee-Crown High School is offering budding student entrepreneurs a chance to create companies and see if they can bring their business plans to reality.<p>Modeled after the successful program created and started by Barrington High School, Dundee-Crown is launching a new class called …

Become A Student Entrepreneur in 6 Easy Steps

Ever wondered how the most successful student entrepreneurs gained their success whilst balancing student life? This infographic shows you how it's …

College Launching Living 'Pods' for Student Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship

Northwestern's Garage aims to be engine for student entrepreneurs

A new student incubator was designed to get a little messy.<p>Northwestern University’s new on-campus innovation facility The Garage, which opened this month, has been billed as a hub for ideas and programming for students. The facility, designed by architecture firm Gensler, was built on the second …

Nick Hampson - The Student Entrepreneur to Watch

Alongside his degree, Oxford Student Nick Hampson has a handful of flourishing ventures. His latest, an app, is currently in an investment series …

How Student Loan Debt Hurts Entrepreneurs

You need money to start a business.<p>Small businesses make up about 99% of all U.S. businesses, but even as crucial as they are to the economy, they’re …

Helping Millennial Entrepreneurs Conquer Student-Loan Debt

You've heard it all before: Millennials are independent thinkers, multitasking pros who are open-minded and tech-savvy. They question decisions, hate structure, are extremely impatient and go against the typical office norm.<p>In other words, millennials are all things entrepreneur, and they yearn to …

Why I Failed as a Student and Succeeded as an Entrepreneur

It takes more than a college degree to be a successful entrepreneur. Donny Zanger has got what it takes.<p>Donny Zanger is the founder and CEO of All Week Walls, a New York-based pressurized wall company. In addition to All Week Walls, he has started up a number of other businesses too. I talked to …

What Will the CFO Role Look Like in 2020?

As business becomes more global, regulated, competitive, and digital, CFOs can expect their role to continue to evolve. Many of them — particularly …

The clock is running for CIOs to embrace digital business

Rising customer expectations fueled by the consumerization of IT has led to a digital arms race by companies to put the customer first by developing …

Best Email Marketing Software 2018

To help you find the right email marketing service, we researched and analyzed dozens of options in 2018. Here is a roundup of the email marketing …

How Much Should Your Content Marketing Really Cost?

This story originally appeared on BrianHonigman.com<p>Businesses interested in leveraging the many benefits of content marketing seem to have an ever-growing list of solutions and content strategies to choose from. They can hire freelancers, outsource their content to an agency; or they can even …

Marketing

The Complete Guide to Building a Metrics-Driven Company

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>At nearly every kind of organization, the ability to communicate effective business metrics -- both internally and externally -- is among the most important capabilities that can be established. Good metrics can help you motivate your …

Analytics

What drove Rootwork to shut services inspite of making USD 50,000 a month and launch Hyve?

This is a story of the classic product-service dilemma that many technology companies face. Technologists start off as a services company to bring in …

New York City’s Tech Industry Is 62 Percent White, 60 Percent Male

New York City’s tech industry is mostly white (62 percent) and male (60 percent), according to a recent analysis from the Center for an Urban Future. The fact that white men make up the majority of NYC’s tech force isn’t a huge surprise, but what’s interesting is how those figures compare to the …

Tech Industry

These Are America's Top 10 Small Cities With Thriving Businesses

Think your business has to “make it” in the Big Apple or Chi-Town to pull in big dollars? Think again.<p>Top lines thrive in small cities, according to …

This 20-year veteran of the ad tech industry explains why it's in such trouble now

As the CEO of an ad tech company, and with more than 20 years of experience working at tech companies both operationally and from the venture capital side, he's all too aware of the turbulence facing the ad tech industry right now:<p>There hasn't been an ad tech IPO in months. Ad tech stocks have …

Tech Industry

50 ways you can tell you were born to be an entrepreneur

They're dissatisfied as employees, followers or consumers.<p>They want to create, build and grow their own enterprises, and they're filled with the passion of their own ingenuity.<p>Here are 50 habits that born-to-be entrepreneurs can't help but show. How many do you possess?<p>1. You can't sit still. …