Entrepreneur


Victoria Beckham on Top with her Business Skills

Victoria Beckham tops UK's Entrepreneurs List

Victoria Beckham is the most successful UK entrepreneur of 2014. Victoria’s business has grown from £1m to £30m....

Oct 27 2014, 6:14am CDT

Businesses: focus women's social media activity for higher profits

Businesses: focus on women's social media activity for higher profits

A recent study by Vanessa DiMauro and Dan Blumer shows when businesses who do not focus on millennial women, a higher profitabi...

Oct 12 2014, 6:51pm CDT

The Termsheet is the Latest Startup Thriller

The Termsheet is the Latest Startup Thriller

After selling his startup, Lucas Carlson decided to write a book. Like most self-important entrepreneurs on a mission to change...

Jul 10 2014, 2:48am CDT

How To Avoid Being Overwhelmed And Exhausted

How To Avoid Being Overwhelmed And Exhausted

As entrepreneurs, your business is incredibly important to you, and there is no official “off” switch. You get to decide when y...

Jun 18 2014, 8:52am CDT

HWTrek And The Global Platform For Hardware Entrepreneurs

The hardware entrepreneur movement is gathering steam with more options and services emerging in its ecosystem. However, this t...

Feb 28 2014, 2:36pm CST

Why Blogs (Still) Matter For Social Entrepreneurs

Why Blogs (Still) Matter For Social Entrepreneurs

When social entrepreneurs ask me about a digital media strategy, the first words out of my mouth are often these: “start a blog...

Feb 28 2014, 1:46pm CST

Why We Start Up Startups

Why We Start Up Startups

Thanks to the great Brad Feld for publishing this column in his blog today as well. Pause for a moment.  And ask you...

Jan 24 2014, 9:36am CST

The Best Startup Advice From 14 Tech Heroes

The Best Startup Advice From 14 Tech Heroes

Some say that people do not really want advice, even when they ask for it — but when starting a company, good advice early on c...

Jan 9 2014, 12:06pm CST

Entrepreneurs Aren't Intellectuals, Until It's Time To Raise Money

Entrepreneurs Aren't Intellectuals, Until It's Time To Raise Money

In a conversation I had with the brilliant small business consultant Michael Gerber 10 years ago, he told me, “…the whole entre...

Jan 8 2014, 10:01am CST

Entrepreneur Envy

Entrepreneur Envy

My entrepreneurial past appeared on New Year’s Eve like a ghost visiting Ebenezer Scrooge. There it was, as plain as the tuna t...

Jan 7 2014, 2:46pm CST

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

I have had the good fortune of speaking with good number of the leaders in education technology today. Since so many of these p...

Jan 6 2014, 8:16am CST

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

I have had the good fortune of speaking with good number of the leaders in education technology today. Since so many of these p...

Jan 4 2014, 1:16pm CST

Can A Latin American Entrepreneur Help Disrupt Social Media Marketing In 2014?

Can A Latin American Entrepreneur Help Disrupt Social Media Marketing In 2014?

@giorodriguez  Maybe.  Keep an eye on Lance Rios, parallel entrepreneur, and first to be profiled in the new blog series, “150...

Jan 1 2014, 4:46pm CST

John Hendricks: How He Built The Discovery Channel From Scratch

John Hendricks: How He Built The Discovery Channel From Scratch

John Hendricks founded the Discover Channel in 1985. Now, as the chairman of Discovery Communications, the world’s top nonficti...

Dec 29 2013, 1:36pm CST

2013: The Year Of The Latino Entrepreneur

2013: The Year Of The Latino Entrepreneur

@giorodriguez:  A look back on the year, from the perspective of someone on the “Latino tech beat” We’re getting to the final...

Dec 28 2013, 6:41pm CST

The Book That Predicted Obamacare's Failure -- And America's Rebirth

The Book That Predicted Obamacare's Failure -- And America's Rebirth

In three short months, Obamacare has exposed, with 200 proof concentration, the fundamental mismatch between government’s limit...

Dec 24 2013, 12:16pm CST

Steve Case: Why Entrepreneurs Will Rebuild The Economy

Steve Case: Why Entrepreneurs Will Rebuild The Economy

I recently spoke to Steve Case, who is best known as the Co-Founder of America Online (AOL), which he started in 1985. Case hel...

Dec 24 2013, 8:06am CST

Do You Have What It Takes To Be A Sucessful Entrepreneur? Take The Quiz

Do You Have What It Takes To Be A Sucessful Entrepreneur? Take The Quiz

Every entrepreneur is different. It couldn’t be any other way. Similarly, the companies they create are as unique as they are....

Dec 22 2013, 5:11am CST

NYC Conference Aims To Unite Disparate Social Entrepreneurs

NYC Conference Aims To Unite Disparate Social Entrepreneurs

In New York City, there’s a distinctly happening social entrepreneurial world with startups, established players, co-working lo...

Dec 21 2013, 10:46am CST

How To Land Your Dream Job Working For An Entrepreneur

How To Land Your Dream Job Working For An Entrepreneur

You’re either one of those people who will change the world or you’re insane, and as a result you’ve decided you want to work f...

Dec 21 2013, 9:26am CST

Sales Tips and Sales Quotes from 62 Top Sales Experts

Sales Tips and Sales Quotes from 62 Top Sales Experts

Today is the 6 month anniversary of The Inside Sales Virtual Summit, an industry event that changed the world of sales and mark...

Dec 20 2013, 5:11pm CST