Adam Toren is a serial entrepreneur, mentor, investor and co-founder of YoungEntrepreneur.com. He is co-author, with his brother Matthew, of Kidpreneurs and Small Business, BIG Vision: Lessons on How to Dominate Your Market from Self-Made Entrepreneurs Who Did it Right (Wiley). He's based in Phoenix, Ariz.
Think the customer is always wrong? Here are a few lessons in entrepreneurship from the latest Kitchen Nightmares' season finale.
Think college taught you everything you need to know about the real world? Think again.
Being the little fish in a big pond can be advantageous for young entrepreneurs.
Considering launching an app? Consider the negatives, and ask yourself these three key questions first.
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For young entrepreneurs eager to raise their credibility up a notch, consider hosting a real-world networking event. Here are a few tips for pulling it off.
When it comes to launching a business, you can make countless excuses, but you have to have faith. Here's how to confidently take the plunge.
Of course, getting Congress to move in lockstep with the White House is obviously a challenge. But the latest impasse could offer some lessons for entrepreneurs in similar predicaments.
As a young entrepreneur, wisdom and experience may not be your forte but energy and enthusiasm can offer a keen tradeoff. Here's how to use youth most effectively.
With a busy startup schedule, it can be hard to devote any time to forging new relationships or even keeping old ones. Here's how to make time for the ones you love -- and yourself.
No one can work a room like a politician. Here are a few tips for using their powers of persuasion to help you better communicate.
When launching a startup, going up against giant companies may be in your future. Here's how to trounce them in a grudge match.
When starting up a new business, it can be so difficult to pull your head up from working to see the big picture. Thankfully, there's New Year's for that.
Here are some approaches to work that can help make the best use of your time and energy when you’re starting or growing a business.
Starting up for the first time can be a nerve-wracking experience. Here's how to soothe your fears and boost your odds for success.
Hard to believe the holidays are upon us, but today's Thanksgiving and the rest of the holidays will be here in a blink. Here's your guide to a stress-free season.
Just breathe, take a walk and eat nurturing foods. These tips and others will help you reduce your stress load, even when you're not dealing with a natural disaster.
Industry conferences can quickly become a huge expense, so you'd better choose wisely. Here's how to decide which to attend and make the most out of them.
Making a big splash early on can set your company up for successes down the road. Here are some suggestions for giving your company the upper hand.
Do you really know how to use Pinterest to help attract people to your business? If not, here's a brief tutorial.
No one envy's an entrepreneur when it's time to let problem employees go. Here's how to make the process as smooth as possible.
For many heading to campus who also dream of starting a business one day, majoring in entrepreneurship can help. But it's far from the only major decision you'll need to make along the way.
Everyone knows starting up isn't easy. But before you feel sorry for yourself, think about what it was like when your grandparents or parents were your age.
Even brilliant start-up entrepreneurs could benefit from learning a thing or two from the long-time Costco CEO.
In honor of the July 4th Holiday, we explore different ways that even the busiest start-up entrepreneurs can make time to get away.