NASA is determined to put human beings on Mars, and the United States government space agency has a message for the private entrepreneurs who have recently boasted that they intend to get to Mars first, through the power of free enterprise. Show More Summary
Guest: When we first meet a team of entrepreneurs, we’re at times tempted to invest because we see the potential --- but we know there’s still risk. Here are some of the questions we ask to gauge how promising a startup’s technology...
by Frederic Filloux The French government didn’t foresee the negative ripple effect of its interventionism in the Dailymotion case. VCs and entrepreneurs are appalled. It’s time to rethink the French way of funding innovation. (Part...Show More Summary
LIYA PALAGASHVILI: U.S. Regulations and Taxes Stifling Entrepreneurs. ” According to a Gallup article, the U.S. has dropped to 12th among developed nations in terms of business startups. Economists also recently found evidence for this downward trend in business activity and attribute it to diminished incentives for entrepreneurs to start new firms.”
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While a great business plan, marketing strategy and team are essential components of a winning company, the best entrepreneurs are masters of their inner beings as well, according to health and spiritual expert Ron Williams.
Real innovation in the business world is still rare. As I’ve said before, everyone talks about innovation, but the majority of new business plans I see still reflect linear thinking – one more social network with more features, another smartphone app for marketing, or one more platform for faster e-commerce. Show More Summary
Australia’s most impressive media entrepreneur, Julian Assange, explains how Wikileaks works and provides some insight into recent events, in this recent interview with Wired’s Chris Anderson at TED. http://video.ted.com/assets/player/swf/EmbedPlayer.swf Assange is trying to use the internet to change the world. Show More Summary
Kitsplit is a community marketplace that offers the rental of over $1 million worth of cutting edge equipment to suit the cretaive and business needs of daring entrepreneurs. Read on to learn more about this remarkable and innovative gadget library.
One of the hardest parts of being an entrepreneur is getting early tractions. Here are a few hacks to help you get there.
As medical-marijuana legislation gains steam, a growing number of New York entrepreneurs are rushing to start their own businesses. Cannabis sales here will be limited to concentrates, available in... To view the full story, click the title link.
Kevin Hargrove is accused of scamming area supermarkets out of thousands of dollars worth of Huggies and Pampers
A day after Andy Chen, the CEO of Tidal’s parent group Aspiro, stepped down amidst controversy, rapper/entrepreneur/Beyonce’s husband Jay Z received some good news: he now officially owns the masters to The Life and Times of S. Carter and The Dynasty. According to TMZ, Jay-Z won a court case dating... More »
Often times we forget about the innovators and entrepreneurs that dedicate themselves to simply making the world a better place for the less fortunate. Something as simple as footwear can
Guest: Should burgeoning companies focus on growth or profitability? This classic, critical question continues to challenge entrepreneurs and investors alike.
New entrepreneurs who want to survive, and optimize the growth of their startups, need to think globally, and act locally, from day one. This approach, popularly known as glocalization, means you have to design and deliver global solutions that have total relevance to every local market in which you operate. Show More Summary
Raising funding from formal investors isn’t always an option for every startup. Particularly for young or unproven entrepreneurs, informal investors can seem like much more attractive options. And these more informal options can certainly give your startup the boost it needs. But just because they’re informal investors doesn’t mean you should overlook some of the...
At SXSW, where apps such as Meerkat sparked industry buzz, The Ipsos Girls' Lounge brought female founders together to help guide new tech startups. With only seven percent of women currently receiving startup funds, we dug into the bias that may be holding female entrepreneurs back and shared insight to help them win the pitch. Show More Summary
Ken Dunn is an entrepreneur. Before starting Next Century Publishing, he made millions of dollars through his entrepreneurial efforts. He started Next Century to help authors avoid bad publishing experiences. In this interview, you'll get a glimpse into the life of a busy CEO, and what it takes to achieve success. 1. Show More Summary
Don't get me wrong, I don't mean to mislead you. I'm not 14 years old with a global start-up, a life changing idea, and millions of dollars in seed funding. I am someone who started what became an award-winning web development agency with my business partner after college. Show More Summary