Interviews

Startup Founder Raises $1.2 Million in Minutes After Being Told ‘Too Young’ For $5,000

By Waylae Gregoire - Jul 28, 2015

Cindy Wu, a scientist and the co-founder of crowdfunding platform Experiment, is a bit of an accidental entrepreneur. “I never wanted to … Continue reading

Business

One California Man is Making Bank off the Drought By Painting People’s Lawns

By Jacob Wagner - Jul 23, 2015

As most Californians are already aware, we are in the midst of a terrible drought. Heavily affected areas that once … Continue reading

Business

Here’s The One Unfair Advantage Successful Entrepreneurs Often Have Over Others

By Laura Dang - Jul 20, 2015

In this new age of innovation, it seems like everyone is launching a startup and vying to be the next … Continue reading

Business

How One Man’s ‘Side Project’ Just Landed Him $575 Million in Cash

By Jacob Wagner - Jul 15, 2015

When programmer and entrepreneur Markus Frind started the dating website Plenty of Fish in 2003, he described it as a … Continue reading

Business

How One Entrepreneur Accidentally Sold Out a Product No One Wanted

By Editorial Staff - Jul 10, 2015

Going viral is a huge boon for any entrepreneurial venture, let alone for one that doesn’t have its feet set firmly … Continue reading

Business

Here’s the 3-Minute Pitch That Earned One Entrepreneur $1.2 million

By Sarah Lesnar - Jul 10, 2015

When Cindy Wu was a 22-year-old student at the University of Washington, she had an idea but needed funding. Her … Continue reading

Business

Here’s the Advice Billionaire Mark Cuban Would Give to His 20-Year-Old Self

By Riley Schatzle - Jul 1, 2015

Serial entrepreneur Mark Cuban recently dropped some sage advice for millennial graduates. The “Shark Tank” judge and self-made billionaire reflected … Continue reading

Business

Veteran Entrepreneur Reveals the Single Greatest Factor to a Startup’s Success

By Riley Schatzle - Jun 11, 2015

Successful entrepreneur Bill Gross argues that out of five essential elements that make a startup successful, timing is, by far, … Continue reading

News

Silicon Valley is No Longer the Hottest Area for Startups

By Jacob Wagner - Jun 5, 2015

According to the latest annual Kauffman Index report, which measures entrepreneurship across the country, Silicon Valley has been dethroned as … Continue reading

Business

10 Celebrities Who Became Successful Entrepreneurs

By Melinda Sherrill - Jun 3, 2015

Many people are under the impression that celebrities make the majority of their income from solely being in the spotlight. … Continue reading