One of the toughest challenges that an entrepreneur has to face, besides the venture’s daily functioning, is pitching his/her business to potential
A Beijing entrepreneur who spoke out against powerful Chinese government officials is now an unlikely poster boy for the country’s efforts to overhaul its economy.
The Commercial Drone Fund is the second drone-focused fund announced today. If you're an entrepreneur thinking about building tools for drones, there may never have been a better time than now. Read Full Story
Amidst all the business books lionizing the likes of Steve Jobs (while minimizing his start as a blue-box peddling criminal) comes The Misfit Economy, a history of the business-practices of "pirates, hackers, gangsters and other informal entrepreneurs." Read the rest
When you’re a startup developing fast, you need the Wonderbra of mentoring and networking at your disposal. No entrepreneur is an island, and even if you start off as a one-man show, there will come a time when you need a helping hand. The stronger your network, including mentors, the stronger you and your business will become. I’ve personally had […]
Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk is poised to take on the virtual monopoly Boeing Co. and Lockheed Martin Corp. have on launching Pentagon satellites now that his Space 9 rocket has been Air Force certified.
On May 11th, I joined 74 emerging entrepreneurs from 22 countries, along with Mark Cuban, Barbara Corcoran and Daymond John, members of the popular TV show Shark Tank, at the White House for President Obama's announcement of a $1 billion...Show More Summary
One might even say that she's offensively dismissive of the Chinese economy in general.
U.S. Sen. Rand Paul brought his presidential campaign to Chicago on Wednesday, appealing to African-Americans on the South Side and entrepreneurs downtown.
Entrepreneur icons Ben and Jerry support Sanders for President. Should other entrepreneurs get on the bandwagon?
The U.S. Air Force has certified the private company SpaceX to launch military and spy satellites. A joint venture between Lockheed Martin and and Boeing has had a monopoly on those launches since 2006. Founded by entrepreneur Elon Musk, SpaceX has already won contracts with NASA to ferry cargo and crews to the International Space Station. Show More Summary
Messaging isn't just about disappearing photos or replacing text messaging - they're changing the very way that humans are communicating.
The 'Shark Tank' host recently spoke at Inc.'s iCONIC conference about the problems that plague many of his entrepreneurs.
Today’s guest on Hack the Entrepreneur is a self-proclaimed maker — but host Jon Nastor would call him an entrepreneur, writer, designer, developer, and master marketer. He has been developing and shipping products online for more than 10 years now and has seen his share of successes and not-so-successful ventures. Show More Summary
Always a proud mama, Jessica Simpson shared some adorable snapshots of her daughter Maxwell taken during their Memorial Day celebration on Monday (May 25). The 34-year-old singer/entrepreneur uploaded the images via Instagram, depicting...Show More Summary
Are you feeling unsatisfied by your job? Do you fantasize about starting your own business? If you’re ready to make your dream a reality, consider taking the first big step toward becoming an entrepreneur: getting a clear understanding of your financial situation. While you must have the passion and vision to strike out on your […]
Some people attribute their success to luck, magic or fate, but without preparation, success won't happen, says musician and entrepreneur Jay Jay French.
Today's seniors are requesting that much of their healthcare be delivered in the privacy and comfort of their own homes. That has resulted in home health agencies becoming the fastest growing franchises in the U.S.
The bloom is off the rose. Massively open online courses (MOOCs), heralded by Silicon Valley visionaries and higher education critics alike as the great disruptor of the university, are coming under increased criticism for their failure to provide the powerful learning outcomes that their proponents predicted. Foremost of concern to [...]
The corporate and tax structure you choose for your startup will have far reaching --and potentially expensive --impacts, says tax expert and entrepreneur John Hewitt