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5 Fast-Growing Industries Ripe for Entrepreneurs

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you’re thinking about starting a business, think first which industries have sustainable momentum. No venture is a sure thing, but if you start your business in an industry with a strong positive trend behind it, you’re …

Construction Industry

Stripe’s co-founder on visionaries vs. implementers | Fortune.com

Patrick Collison, 25-year-old co-founder of global online payment company Stripe, grew up in Ireland. After briefly attending Massachusetts Institute of Technology, he started several companies, including Auctomatic, which he co-founded with his brother John Collison and was later acquired by Live …

Etsy Artist Creates Custom iPhone Cases With Your Family Portrait

When it comes to iPhone cases, some owners want minimalist, bare-bones cases, while others prefer something that reflects their personality.<p>Those who …

Small Business Ideas and Resources for Entrepreneurs

Don't Bet Against Aaron Levie

The improbable but beautifully executed pivot. The prescience about technological change. The insight about what users want and need. Aaron Levie, the 28-year-old CEO of the billion-dollar cloud-computing company Box, just keeps getting it right.<p><i>Editor's note: Box went public Friday, opening at</i> …

Mobile Devices

Insta-Sales? Soldsie Expands From Facebook-Based E-Commerce To Include Support For Instagram

Instagram isn’t only a place to share perfectly framed photos of sunsets and selfies – some business owners have realized that the site works for pushing product, too. Today, e-commerce startup Soldsie, which previously focused only on businesses selling to their Facebook Page visitors, will now …