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Here's How One Millennial Entrepreneur Turned Failure Into $10 Million

Success knows no age and no limits!<p>Every entrepreneur has their own story. Some find success rather quickly and without much effort, while others deal with failure. Then, there are people like Sam Ovens who find success early in life but experience their own fair share of troubles along the way.<p>Sam …

Stuck on a Plane? Reading These Books Will Help Boost Your Business.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Like most entrepreneurs, I spend a staggering percentage of my life on airplanes. While I’ll never enjoy the redeye from San Francisco to Boston, I do appreciate that being stuck on a plane allows me uninterrupted time to read. Reading …

You're Going To Make These Entrepreneurial Mistakes

The common thread that’s driven the American Dream throughout our nation’s 200-year history is the desire to achieve autonomy.<p>The world of entrepreneurship is just one of many roads toward self-determination. It’s also one that’s paved with difficulties for anyone who dares to take the journey. …

Biggest Startup Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

No matter the industry or your experience, launching a new company is a risky endeavor. Forbes contributor Tom Taulli reached out to some successful founders and asked what lesson they advise entrepreneurs to keep in mind.

Why Now Is the Best Time for Veterans to Become Entrepreneurs

Compared with 20 years ago, fewer military veterans are launching their own businesses. A wealth of federal incentives might spur more of them into entrepreneurship.<p>Strict discipline, an unparalleled world perspective and focused problem-solving tactics: These are a few of the skills that make …

A Great Look at How a Startup Put Product First and Lost

In case you hadn’t heard, photo storage startup Everpix is shutting down. We’ve heard nothing but praise for the product, but, in the end, Everpix said it was “unable to secure sufficient funding in order to properly scale the business.”<p>The Verge has an illuminating behind-the-scenes look at what …

SEC votes to “unleash wisdom of crowds,” approves crowdfunding rule

Commissioners at the Securities and Exchange Commission voted unanimously Wednesday to go forward with a proposal that will let small businesses …

The Key to Turning an Entrepreneurial Venture into a Real Business

To successfully turn an entrepreneurial endeavor into a stable business, leaders must leverage their networks to fill critical skills gaps as the business evolves. Move from starters to transformers to sustainers.<p>Desktone CEO Peter McKay laid this out for me. He described the need to have different …