In launching a startup, a great idea and business acumen are key ingredients. But they're nothing without confidence. Here's how to win over investors, employees and customers.
As a social-impact entrepreneur, you need more than a passion for doing good. Here's how some 'treps are putting their chops to work to run successful enterprises and make the world a better place.
1776 Washington D.C.'s is 15,000-square-foot 'incubation platform' that includes an accelerator and co-working space.
Too many passions can derail you. Find one that sticks.
Having too much enthusiasm, a common condition among young treps, can bungle a deal before you even open your mouth. Here's how to temper your resolve and make the sale.
Four lessons on teambuilding from the NCAA basketball tournament.
While having a stellar business idea is a huge part of the startup puzzle, conveying your idea confidently will help you piece it all together. Business coach Antonio Neves tells you how to inject some swagger into your pitch.
The social-media site that’s found its way into practically every entrepreneurs’ toolkit turns 7 years old today. Here, we chat with the site’s co-founder and get his best tips for newbie founders.
Business consultant Joshua Medcalf shares his advice for launching a business on a shoestring budget.
Spring may be in the air, but you've got a lot of work to do -- on your business and your soul. Here are five tips for meeting your business challenges with a clear, open mind.
How a couple turned a love of arcade games into a thriving business.
Student entrepreneur Ryan Kuhel on the importance of researching pain points to find business ideas.
You don't need a revolutionary business idea to find success in entrepreneurship. Here are five steps for launching a startup that's ideal for you.
If you're seeking a regular diet of inspirational messages, look no further than your Twitter app.
Startups simply must make a budget and stick to it. Otherwise, you could wind up a statistic. Here are just three ways to keep your costs down.
The executive director of NY Tech Meetup talks about what the audience can expect at the city's influential monthly tech event.
The retired basketball star has advice for entrepreneurs.
At this year's SXSW event, plenty of pastels and floral prints ruled the day, but startup founders still managed to mix in some edge. Check out Hukkster's top fashion picks from SXSW Interactive.
At tax time, novice entrepreneurs will quickly find out just how complex the U.S. tax system is. But don't let that stop you from taking advantage of a few key tax deductions.
The 'next big thing' in social media might not have debuted this week, but SXSW 2013 was not without noteworthy startups.
Social media may be second nature, but if you really want to connect, you’ll have to leave the office or pick up the phone. Business coach Antonio Neves offers some choice networking tips.
In the aftermath of this year's SXSW Interactive festival, we pinpointed four top trends that young entrepreneurs should consider.
The founders of popular image-hosting service imgur on what it takes to launch a tech startup without seeking outside investors.
Business consultant Joshua Medcalf on the importance of passion and dedication when launching a business.
Here's how two young treps found their co-founder on the street, and went on to launch a successful venture-backed startup.