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This 21-year-old dropped out of college last year to start a business that's on track to earn $1 million in 2015
He was a sophomore at the College of Charleston at the time, juggling classes, an internship, and — after years of starting and profiting from small-scale businesses in his teens — the itch to branch and
What a $20 billion startup looks like when it's just starting out, and everyone thinks the idea is stupid: Here's Airbnb's
But when Airbnb was first getting started in 2008, the founders struggled and would-be investors snubbed their idea. The founders shared their first pitch deck with an MBA student, back when it wanted
Editor’s note: Rhett Morris is the director of Endeavor Insight, the research arm of Endeavor, a nonprofit that supports high-impact entrepreneurs across the world. “I’ve probably revised this investor
As an entrepreneur you will never stop learning. While there are plenty of articles, webinars, infographics, eBooks, etc. out there to assist with helping your startup grow, too many people are overlooking
You’ll be trusting this person to help run your company. Here’s how to choose wisely. Whether you’re a first-time founder or a seasoned entrepreneur, choosing with whom you’re going to be in the ring quite
This was an exciting year for social. About 300,000 apps were added to the Apple App Store. Eighty-five billion apps have been downloaded since October. Instagram’s active use grew by 23 percent. Even
Kevin Xu is the CEO of MEBO-International, a California and Beijing based intellectual property management company that focuses on the exploitation and management of the intangible assets regarding in
Podcasts are so hot this season. With the outpour of podcast obsessions (thanks, Serial), we've probably all thought to ourselves, "How hard can it be?" It seems like everyone with a social media following
Have you ever noticed some people are able to stay organized while getting a massive quantity of work accomplished, while others appear to be busy but never actually produce results? Time management is
I was 29 when I started my last company. This time I'm 42. Things are different. Last time, my spare time got filled up with indie rock shows and small batch tequila tastings. This time, it's more kid's
Alex Murillo leans forward in his seat, sipping coffee from a shot glass and waving his hands as he talks. He points to the screen of his MacBook Pro, explaining the genius behind Audive, the mobile application
And it doesn't come with a manual. Luckily, there's a multitude of excellent books from founders, VCs, and CEOs who have been through it all. Here's a collection of some of the best books on management,
When starting up, there is no safety net. You've quit your day job, invested your life savings, and have taken the leap into the unknown. It's true that as a startup entrepreneur you need to be committed
My greatest failure in life birthed my writing career. I burned out in the corporate world, came to a tire-skid stop in 2001, and then started writing for a living. Since then, I've never regretted the
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As entrepreneurs, leaders, managers, and bosses, we must realize that everything we think actually matters. If we are seeking success, we must think successful, inspiring, and motivating thoughts. Read
To update an old saying first applied to another entrepreneur: When Peter Thiel talks, people listen. Since leaving behind his career on Wall Street for the tech scene in California, he's co-founded PayPal,
Mary Meeker, a former Wall Street analyst who's now a prominent Silicon Valley investor, highlighted a number of innovative companies in her recent presentation about the future of the Internet. We pulled
How much social media presence is too much for a startup? I took a class this week at the UC Rady School called Social Media Strategy Workshop: Using Social Media as a Competitive Advantage in Business.