Jeffrey Phillips, co-founder of OVO, an innovation consulting firm, shares how any company can create a more innovative environment.
These strategies will help you think outside the box to discover your next business idea.
Beyond Silicon Valley and Silicon Alley, these are the places you'll find financial and other support for your business ideas.
Does collaboration help get ideas going, or does it quash them?
Jay Nemeth of FlightLine Films explains why he got into aerospace cinematography before there was a demand for it.
Not every company can become the next Apple or Google, but if you want to give it a go, utilize one of your best assets: employees. Here are nine tips for inspiring creative thinking.
Shoptiques brings cutting-edge creations from brick-and-mortar boutiques online.
In 2004, ex-PayPal software engineer Jeremy Stoppleman was hit with a bad cold. His frustration over trying to find a doctor on the web, sparked Yelp, an online service he co-founded where 78 million people each month read and write …
Your business's next big idea might come from an unexpected place. Here's how to get comfortable with being a little uncomfortable.
High-tech political junkies are finding new ways to reach voters.
An urban byproduct plants the seed for a big business.
Dotloop eliminates the briefcase of paperwork in favor of a virtual workspace.
The house that Jay Z built, machines creating machines, the perfect mind mixer, ‘obviousness’ and innovation, FarmVille's round 2, Zappos silent founderÃ¢â‚¬Â¦ This week's notable news and tantalizing tidbits for young treps.
Two friends create quirky portable speakers inspired by a takeout box.
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.
Sixteen-year-old contest winner Greyson McCluskey gets the rare opportunity to work with a team of innovation pros to help him turn his big idea into a reality.
See how the actor's new media company SoulPancake is making a business out of helping you chew on life's big questions.
The word "innovation" is thrown around a lot, and a lot of entrepreneurs are called innovators or think of themselves as innovators. But what does that really mean? Is anyone who comes up with a new idea an innovator? If …
A lot of businesses failed in the Great Depression. Heck, even internationally known newspapers and magazines fell by the wayside. But not all of them failed because of the economic climate. Some of them failed because they didn’t embrace the …
If you're like most entrepreneurs, you're always on the lookout for the next big thing. Well, we don't make those kinds of predictions here, but let's just say we wouldn't be shocked if today's interviewee, Tony Chen, was sitting on …
As an entrepreneur you don't only have to sell your products to customers.Â You also have to sell your ideas and strategies.Â Your partners, potential investors and even your family members who want to you to justify your lack of …