McDonald's is currently testing "Create Your Taste" kiosks: burger-customizers that put 22 different topping options at customers' fingertips. Moshe Tamssot, a Chicago tech entrepreneur who seemingly couldn't make up his mind, decided to give all of them a try. Show More Summary
In April of 2015, I joined a group of 25 entrepreneurs from Maverick1000 for a week on Necker Island, Richard Branson's legendary private island and an idyllic place to cook up bold ideas while meeting in the same room as leaders like...Show More Summary
Entrepreneur Elon Musk went from being broke to a billionaire. Columnist Renwei Chung looks at what we can learn from Musk about failure.
As one of the most well-known sharks on Shark Tank, Mark Cuban didn't get where he is with luck alone. However, just like any other entrepreneur and investor, he had plenty of stumbles along the way. Just imagine how successful Cuban would be had he been able to give his younger self advice.
With a captive consumer base that can purchase your creations at the click of a button, it’s no wonder that countless entrepreneurs are flocking to the mobile app business.
Our interview with T.J. Miller, who stars as boorish pothead entrepreneur Erlich on Silicon Valley, almost didn't happen, considering he nearly dropped his phone off a balcony while dialing us. It would be fitting that a tech disaster could come back to bite the 33-year-old actor and comedian in the... More »
In agricultural entrepreneur Trang Tran’s native Vietnam, farmers traditionally burn the straw and husks that remain after the rice harvest. This practice happens at least twice a year for two months at a time, releasing noxious smoke and greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. Tran’s solution: using rice straw to cultivate mushrooms. Her social enterprise Fargreen is [ … ]
Sashka Rothchild, Founder and CEO of Standbuy reveals how she balances being a new mother and a social entrepreneur.
Every entrepreneur knows that starting an enterprise software company is hard. Jason Lemkin, Managing Partner with Storm Ventures and founder of EchoSign (acquired by Adobe), shares his secrets for how to start and run a successful SaaS enterprise software company. Show More Summary
Everything you need to know about legal pot, without having to smoke it. The legal marijuana market is expected to reach $8.2 billion by 2018, and entrepreneurs and investors are rushing to get an early slice of the industry. Take our quiz below to learn more about the booming business of weed. Then, check out the rest of our #RebrandingPot coverage here. Read Full Story
Everyone fights about valuation: investors, entrepreneurs, wives, husbands, kids, bankers, lawyers, ex-wives, nerds, ex-husbands – everyone. Part of the reason why there are so many fights about technology or technology-enabled services company valuations is because most companies have some services, some technology, some partners, some clients and some vision. It’s the [...]
Banks that own foreclosed properties know little about renovations. Enter PresPro, with a big dream and a bigger contact list.
Giving negative feedback or letting an employee go is an unfortunate part of being an entrepreneur. Follow these tips to make the process a productive one.
Nikesh Arora says he's having a lot of fun working with his friend Masayoshi Son, the billionaire entrepreneur and founder of Japanese telecommunications company SoftBank.
Jeff Cayley is the real deal when it comes to being an entrepreneur. In 2011, at just 21 years young he founded a high end biking boutique, Worldwide Cyclery. Since launching, Jeff and his team doubled business every year, pulling $3 million in sales in 2014. Show More Summary
Although these cities aren't renowned for their clusters of hopeful tech entrepreneurs, they hold new opportunities for those looking to get in the startup game.
Doctor, engineer, and businessman. These were the top three career choices for the children of middle-class families in India when I was young. Doctors earned the most respect; engineers were second-best; business was something you got...Show More Summary
If you're an entrepreneur, these are 10 influential successes that you need to follow on Twitter (in my opinion).
HSBC is having a difficult time getting out of its own way. The bank, which, as we noted in February, is second only to US real estate when it comes to the enabling of tax evasion and parking of criminal money and generally cateringShow More Summary
Let’s take a look at which cities stack up on top.