Theresa Steinbach

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Here's the Advice I Give All of Our First Time Founders

Aaron Patzer had come to a crossroads. He knew he was onto something with Mint — but he realized he couldn’t be a successful CEO and also run product …

Startups

The 20 Coolest Arcades in the World

It's time to level up.<p>Pinball and <i>Pac Man</i> are mainstays in pop culture, but it isn't easy to find an authentic arcade where you can play them. Not …

10 Awesome Indie Games of PAX Australia 2014

10 indies from Down Under to get on your radar.<p>This year’s PAX Australia was much bigger and bolder than last year’s, filling out Melbourne’s …

7 Insanely Productive Habits of Successful Young Entrepreneurs

Co-Founder of Empact<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurship isn't for the faint at heart. Founders must forge their own path, gather resources and take on huge financial risks – all in the hopes of avoiding the fate that 80 to 90 percent of startups suffer: …

That Little Thing That Makes All the Difference

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are many factors that determine success throughout life, however, I strongly believe that having the right attitude towards life, yourself and others is one of the greatest factors of all.<p>“Obviously, there is something more than …

What Would Happen If You improved Everything by 1%: The Science of Marginal Gains

In 2010, Dave Brailsford faced a tough job.<p>No British cyclist had ever won the Tour de France, but as the new General Manager and Performance …

The Advertising Game: How Brands Like Chipotle, Google And Gap Rise Above Competitors

This morning, on the heels of Chipotle revealing a 56% surge in profit, McDonald’s reported yet another quarter of struggling sales. It’s a tale of two fast-food giants, and a panel at Forbes’ inaugural Under 30 Summit in Philadelphia on Tuesday afternoon provided a window into one potential reason …

Counterfeiting as a Form of Free Advertising

In a study of a 1995 surge in counterfeiting in the Chinese shoe market, Yi Qian of the University of British Columbia found that the entry of fakes had the effect of <b>increasing</b> sales of high-end authentic shoes by <b>63%</b>. The arrival of counterfeits on the market affirmed the value of the brands in …

Before You Respond to that Email, Pause

Someone sends you an email message or a text, and you’re unsure how to respond. It’s about a complex negotiation, or a politically sensitive situation. Or maybe it’s just from a person who unnerves you.<p>For a moment, you pause. But for most of us, most of the time, that pause doesn’t last long. …

Mistakes Women Entrepreneurs Make Pitching to Venture Capitalists

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Women own 28.2 percent of U.S. companies and yet only a tiny number of these companies are securing backing from venture capital investors, according to a report by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. Based on this research, …

Igniting Your Audience and Your Brand

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Brands are funny things. There are corporate brands. There are personal brands. Brand positioning. Brand velocity. There's even Russell Brand.<p>But, amid all the talk of what to do with our brands, we don't talk enough about a brand even …

This Traffic Generation Strategy Made $100,000 on Indiegogo

<i>Johnathan Leow is the author of “The Crowdfunded Kit.” This post originally appeared on Crowdfund Insider.</i><p>If there’s one big lesson about crowdfunding I’ve learnt in the past eight months, it is that pre-launch marketing can make or break your campaign. I’ve gone from knowing next to nothing about …

This Micro Apartment Transforms When You Push A Button To Give You More Space

The Swiss Army knife of apartment designs provides 1,000 square feet of living space in an apartment half the size.<p>As cities get more crowded and more expensive, tiny apartments keep getting smaller. And while transformable, space-saving rooms aren’t new–even Thomas Jefferson had an early version …

Interior Design

My Mentor Is 30 Years Younger Than Me (and Taught Me 5 Incredible Lessons)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>This month I acquired a new mentor and she’s not my usual type. She has very little traditional industry experience and limited hindsight I can leverage. She has never excelled at a formal education environment but perhaps that's because …

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A dog and a robot help kids reach their potential

The kids at the Child Development School at UC Irvine love their pal Rusty, who would win a school popularity contest hands down if someone took a …

Autism

This Gold Nanoparticle Paint Changes Color Based on Touch

A team of chemists at the University of California, Riverside, recently had a happy accident. While experimenting with stringing gold nanoparticles …

Autoimmune Diseases May Succumb to New Drug Strategy

New pharmaceuticals to fight autoimmune diseases, such as multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis and psoriasis, may be identified more effectively …

University of California

In Adam Gazzaley’s new lab, the brain is a kaleidoscope of colors, bursting and pulsing in real time to the rhythm of electronic music.<p>The mesmerizing visual on the screen is a digital masterpiece — but the UC San Francisco neuroscientist has a much bigger aspiration than just creating art. He …

UC Berkeley

Neurobiologist Shares Personal Journey, Life Lessons in 'Last Lecture'

Want to live to 90?

A landmark study of retirement community residents who lived past 90 is providing a guide that could help<p><i>UPDATE: The two-part report "90+" aired on</i> …

This Electric Car Is Also An Electric Boat, So You Can Drive Out Of A Flood

A Japanese designer, inspired after the 2011 tsunami, designed this car that can get out when the waters rise–as long as you can find an outlet.<p>After the 2011 tsunami in Japan, when 133-foot waves killed thousands of people and caused around $300 billion in damage, a Japanese startup began …

Carsharing

WhichBeers Wants To Help You Find The Right Beer

At our TechCrunch Disrupt NY Hackathon today, Andrew Kae and Xiaoan Yan presented one of the most useful hacks of the day: a new way to find good beer.<p>Imagine you’re in the store and looking at a giant display case with beers you’ve never heard of. Which one should you buy? WhichBeers uses image …

How full-stack entrepreneurs should build their skill set

Recent years have seen the rise of full-stack startups. Like Apple, these companies build an end-to-end offering, owning much of the hardware, software, design, distribution, sales, customer service, and supply chain. Examples include Uber, Tesla, and Nest.<p>I’ve been thinking that some of the most …

Kate Middleton's Michael Kors Coatdress in Australia

We knew we'd have to face this day at some point: the conclusion of the royal tour. SOB. While Kate Middleton didn't wear a much-anticipated gown for her finale look, she did say goodbye with a sartorial bang. (And we're guessing coatdresses will be <i>major</i> for the fall.)<p>For the Duchess and Prince …

Calcium-Rich Foods That Don't Contain Dairy

Whether you're lactose-intolerant or your stomach is sensitive to dairy, it's still important to have sources of calcium in your diet. Here are six calcium-rich foods without the dairy!<p><b>1. Arugula:</b> This deep green, peppery salad leaf is a great source of calcium for healthy bones and heart. When …