Entrepreneurship

  1. Top 3 Most Successful African Entrepreneurs

    October 2, 2015
    Discover the educational backgrounds and entrepreneurial ventures of some of the most successful and well-known African entrepreneurs.
  2. Top 5 Most Successful Swedish Entrepreneurs

    October 2, 2015
    Understand what makes Sweden a great place for entrepreneurship. Learn about five successful Swedish entrepreneurs who are ...
  3. How Airbnb Grew from a SF Loft into a World Leader

    October 1, 2015
    The remarkable story of Airbnb's growth to a company valued at over $25 billion.
  4. Essential Tips on Making Your Hobby Your Career

    October 1, 2015
    Here are some ways to turn what you love to do for fun into your job.
  5. Top 5 Most Successful Mexican Entrepreneurs

    October 1, 2015
    Understand why so many socially conscious entrepreneurs have come out of Mexico. Learn about the top most successful Mexican ...
  6. How Reddit Makes Money

    September 30, 2015
    Reddit, the self-proclaimed “Front Page of the Internet” is celebrating its tenth anniversary this year. How does the website ...
  7. Top 3 Most Successful German Entrepreneurs

    September 30, 2015
    Discover three of Germany's most successful entrepreneurs, their respective entrepreneurial fields and the contributions ...
  8. Prevent Employees From Hacking You Computer System

    September 29, 2015
    Cyber security attacks from a current or ex-employee can cause a lot of pain. Here is how to avoid such attacks.
  9. Top 3 Most Successful Russian Entrepreneurs

    September 29, 2015
    Discover the history of three of Russia's most successful and well-known entrepreneurs, including their educational backgrounds ...
  10. Hetty Green: Invest Like the Richest Woman in the World (BRK.A)

    September 29, 2015
    Investors would be wise to emulate the approach to the markets that Hetty Green used to grow her fortune.
  11. Top 5 Most Successful Canadian Entrepreneurs

    September 29, 2015
    Understand what makes an entrepreneur successful. Learn about five Canadian entrepreneurs who were able to achieve success ...
  12. Germany Tech Startups: Keep Them On Your Radar

    September 28, 2015
    Many German companies, which are eager to catch up with the rest of the world by entering the digital age, are investing ...
  13. The 10 Most Successful Social Entrepreneurs

    September 25, 2015
    These inspiring business leaders successfully tackle global social issues while generating profit.
  14. Top 5 Most Successful English Entrepreneurs

    September 23, 2015
    Learn about the entrepreneurial culture of the United Kingdom. Discover details about the top most successful entrepreneurs ...
  15. Top 5 Most Successful American Entrepreneurs

    September 23, 2015
    Understand what makes America a breeding ground for entrepreneurs. Learn about five of the most successful American entrepreneurs ...
  16. The 6 Best Cities to Open a Restaurant in the US

    September 23, 2015
    Understand what a restaurant owner should consider when thinking about starting a restaurant. Learn about the top six U.S. ...
  17. How SeatGeek Works and Makes Money (AAPL)

    September 22, 2015
    SeatGeek utilizes sophisticated tools and proprietary technology, helping event goers understand ticket prices and obtain ...
  18. The 4 Best Cities to Open a Food Truck in the US

    September 22, 2015
    Learn what characteristics indicate a good city for opening a food truck, and identify specific U.S. cities that fit these ...
  19. Top 3 Most Successful French Entrepreneurs

    September 22, 2015
    Learn about some of the most famous and successful entrepreneurs who either hail from France or have chosen to relocate to ...
  20. The 5 Best Cities to Open a Bar in the US

    September 21, 2015
    Understand what makes a bar successful and what is important about opening a bar. Learn about the top five cities to open ...
  21. How To Start a Successful Food Truck

    September 21, 2015
    Understand how a food truck operates and what makes a food truck successful. Learn about the top five steps to run a successful ...
  22. Silo Mentality

    September 18, 2015
    A silo mentality occurs when certain departments in an organization do not share information or knowledge with other departments.
  23. Self-Employed

    September 18, 2015
    A self-employed individual works for herself instead of working for an employer that pays a salary or hourly wage.
  24. 5 Ways To Be Irreplaceable At Work

    September 18, 2015
    Companies most value five certain behaviors, and the employees who exhibit them establish themselves as essential to an organization. ...
  25. Top 6 Most Successful European Entrepreneurs

    September 18, 2015
    Understand what makes European entrepreneurs successful. Learn about six European entrepreneurs who have found great success ...
  26. Understand the SEC Rules on Equity Crowdfunding

    September 16, 2015
    The SEC's adoption of equity crowdfunding rules, initiated under the JOBS Act, enables small investors to invest in companies ...
  27. How Conscious Consumers Are Changing Business

    September 16, 2015
    Thanks to the growth of conscious consumerism, corporations must evolve or lose ground to new, ethos-based entrepreneurial ...
  28. Top 3 Most Successful Australian Entrepreneurs

    September 16, 2015
    Learn interesting biographical information about some of the most famous and successful entrepreneurs who are originally ...
  29. Top 5 Most Successful Latin American Entrepreneurs

    September 16, 2015
    Understand what makes Latin America a breeding ground for serial entrepreneurs. Lean about the top five most successful Latin ...
  30. The 5 Best Ideas That Came Out of Kickstarter

    September 16, 2015
    Understand the Kickstarter funding model and how it is able to help creative projects raise money. Learn about five of the ...
  31. Measuring Job Satisfaction in the Millennial Age

    September 15, 2015
    Generation Y embodies the trend towards meshing office life with play, and is creating a new and unique work/life balance. ...
  32. The 8 Best Alternatives to Kickstarter

    September 14, 2015
    Learn about Kickstarter, a popular crowdsourcing website. Additionally, learn about eight crowdsourcing companies that are ...
  33. Angel Investor

    September 11, 2015
    An angel investor is a wealthy individual that agrees to invest in a small startup company that has little access to capital.
  34. Corporate Culture

    September 10, 2015
    The beliefs and behaviors that determine how a company's employees and management interact and handle outside business transactions. ...
  35. How Nely Galán Became a Media Mogul

    September 8, 2015
    Nely Galán is a successful media proprietor who took advantage of several opportunities in the United States to create her ...
  36. Why Are Startups Going International?

    September 2, 2015
    Expansion into international markets, if it occurs, is the final stage of a startup's evolution. Lately, though, the opposite ...
  37. The 4 Biggest Private Equity Firms in London

    September 1, 2015
    Discover information about the largest private equity firms that are headquartered in London, ranked by total assets under ...
  38. Retirement Planning for Small Businesses

    September 1, 2015
    If your business has receiveables, here's a smart way to leverage them to build up your retirement fund fast.
  39. Equity Crowdfunding Sites Disrupt Banking and VC

    August 31, 2015
    Equity crowdfunding is poised to revolutionize the way companies are funded and disrupt the traditional private equity, banking ...
  40. Top Cities Where Airbnb Is Legal Or Illegal

    August 31, 2015
    Thinking of subletting your apartment on Airbnb? Make sure that you meet your city's regulations first.
  41. World's Top 10 Serial Entrepreneurs

    August 31, 2015
    There are entrepreneurs, and then there are serial entrepreneurs. Investopedia takes a look at who they are and how they ...
  42. Bootstrap

    August 28, 2015
    The term bootstrap refers to launching and building a business with little capital and no funding from outside sources.
  43. The Rise of Corporate Venture Capital (TWTR, FB)

    August 28, 2015
    After the success of Google Ventures, corporate venture capital is an increasingly popular diversification and hedging tool ...
  44. How Does ClassPass Work and Make Money?

    August 26, 2015
    Find out how ClassPass makes money, how the company aims to help both businesses and consumers, and why it has been so successful.
  45. Top 7 Startups That Emerged in Mexico City

    August 26, 2015
    Learn why Mexico City has the potential to emerge as a major player in the startup scene, and identify several companies ...
  46. Employee Or Contractor? An On-Demand Economy Problem

    August 25, 2015
    Several on-demand economy startups classify, or classified, their workers as contractors rather than employees. It is an ...
  47. Elon Musk Success Story: Net Worth, Education & Top Quotes

    August 25, 2015
    Read more about Elon Musk, the South African immigrant turned technology and engineering entrepreneur and inventor worth ...
  48. The Dark Side of the Peer-to-Peer Economy

    August 25, 2015
    Disruption to traditional industries, such as hotels or taxi and livery, pose a real threat and could cost the economy both ...
  49. Mark Cuban Success Story: Net Worth, Education & Top Quotes

    August 24, 2015
    Learn more about America's favorite billionaire: Mark Cuban, outspoken owner of the Dallas Mavericks and star of the hit ...
  50. How WeWork Works and Makes Money

    August 24, 2015
    Find out how WeWork makes money by offering flexible, shared office space to out-of-the-cubicle workers like freelancers ...
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  3. How To Monetize Your YouTube Channel

    YouTube's Partner Program helps users earn money through their channels. Find out how.
  4. The World's Most Valuable Private Companies

    In spite of the rewards going public can bring, some companies prefer to remain private, and they are very successful in this.
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    Cyber Monday is becoming more popular than Black Friday. Here's why.
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