Entrepreneurs


Entrepreneurs Avoiding Consensus likely to Stay in Market: Study

Entrepreneurs Avoiding Consensus likely to Stay in Market: Study

Entrepreneurs who resist pressure to follow a consensus are most likely to stay in the market, receive funding and ultimately g...

Sep 11 2016, 10:06am CDT

Bits & Pretzels Startup Event brings 3,600 Entrepreneurs to Munich Oktoberfest

Bits & Pretzels Startup Event brings 3,600 Entrepreneurs to Munich Oktoberfest

You would think the hottest Startup event is in the Silicon Valley. Think again. Munich will host a huge 3-day founders event t...

Aug 25 2015, 11:00am CDT

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

Entrepreneurs Seek To Transform Education In Vietnam

Entrepreneurs Seek To Transform Education In Vietnam

My last week in Vietnam in Ho Chi Minh City was markedly different from my week in Hanoi in ways I did not expect. A spirit of...

Mar 3 2014, 6:21am CST

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

Alexandra Levit: Millennial Entrepreneurs At Work

Alexandra Levit: Millennial Entrepreneurs At Work

I recently spoke to Alexandra Levit, who is the author of They Don’t Teach Corporate in College: A Twenty-Something’s Guid...

Feb 28 2014, 11:16am CST

Peter Thiel's Advice To Entrepreneurs: Tell Me Something That's True

Peter Thiel's Advice To Entrepreneurs: Tell Me Something That's True But Nobody Agrees With

Peter Thiel, a venture capitalist best known for his early and very profitable investment in Facebook, tends to stay away from...

Feb 27 2014, 10:41pm CST

KidAppers:Ukraine's Social Entrepreneurs Chart A Better World

KidAppers:Ukraine's Social Entrepreneurs Chart A Better World

The app tells a different story than the scenes of bloodshed in Kiev’s Independence Square. Created by indie developers Mi...

Feb 21 2014, 3:51pm CST

Richard Florida: Economic Trends All Entrepreneurs Should Follow

Richard Florida: Economic Trends All Entrepreneurs Should Follow

Richard Florida wears many hats, including being an editor, professor, author and thought leader. He is currently a Senior Edit...

Feb 19 2014, 9:11pm CST

Bitcoin entrepreneurs bullish despite tech trouble

Bitcoin entrepreneurs bullish despite tech trouble

BERLIN (AP) — A freeze on Bitcoin withdrawals imposed by three major exchanges won't cause any long-term harm to the digital cu...

Feb 12 2014, 3:45pm CST

13 Fatal Mistakes Entrepreneurs Should Avoid---But Often Don't

13 Fatal Mistakes Entrepreneurs Should Avoid---But Often Don't

Success inspires; failure instructs. If you run a company, you’re probably long on inspiration. Wisdom? We all could use more o...

Jan 27 2014, 10:25am CST

Why Great Entrepreneurs Are Older Than You Think

Why Great Entrepreneurs Are Older Than You Think

How old do you think someone should be for the best chance at entrepreneurial success? If you said 20, or 22, or 25, you are n...

Jan 15 2014, 8:11am CST

Entrepreneurs Should Check Out This Gathering

Entrepreneurs Should Check Out This Gathering

I recommend that entrepreneurs – regardless of where they live – check out the New York Tech Meetup (NYTM). This monthly mini-c...

Jan 14 2014, 9:06am CST

We Need Entrepreneurs Who Can Drive Global Change

We Need Entrepreneurs Who Can Drive Global Change

By most definitions of the term, an entrepreneur is someone who starts a new business, incorporating innovative changes to exis...

Jan 11 2014, 6:31pm CST

11 Reasons 2014 Will Be A Break-Out Year For Women Entrepreneurs

11 Reasons 2014 Will Be A Break-Out Year For Women Entrepreneurs

While women in the upper echelons of corporate America are singing the same old  tune, “Still No Progress After Years of No Pro...

Jan 8 2014, 10:31am 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

What a Year for Entrepreneurs!

What a Year for Entrepreneurs!

Please note that Dr. Shulman is a principal in several investment advisory companies, both SEC-registered and private. In this...

Jan 6 2014, 3:16pm CST

Smart Entrepreneurs Don't Make New Year's Resolutions -- They Do This Instead

Smart Entrepreneurs Don't Make New Year's Resolutions -- They Do This Instead

Apply the Pareto Principle to New Year’s resolutions and it’s not a pretty sight. Yes — I am willing to bet at least 80% of res...

Jan 1 2014, 1:56pm CST

I4U news

A New Era For Entrepreneurs And Startups Has Begun

Since the recent recession, and at least partially sparked by it, I’m seeing a real resurgence of entrepreneurial spirit, and m...

Dec 25 2013, 1:51pm 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

Crowdfunding Entrepreneurs Predict More Good In The World In 2014

Crowdfunding Entrepreneurs Predict More Good In The World In 2014

In order to get a picture of the crowdfunding environment for 2014, I reached out to some of the most prominent leaders in the...

Dec 24 2013, 1:06am 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

Why The Best Entrepreneurs Don't Set Out to Be Rich

Why The Best Entrepreneurs Don't Set Out to Be Rich

For the longest time, I couldn’t understand the over-arching philosophy of two of the greatest college coaches I have ever seen...

Dec 21 2013, 4:46am CST