Archive for the 'Entrepreneurship and Small-Business Ownership' Category
Not all advice is good advice, according to Warren Buffett.
"We asked entrepreneurs, including a few "Shark Tank" investors and the cofounders of popular retailer Warby Parker, to share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s."
"Here's what they said."
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"Science suggests there's one personality type that's more likely to ditch the corporate structure and work for themselves."
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Ari Weinzweig, CEO and cofounder of Zingerman's gourmet food company, shares the foundation of his renowned $50 million business.
"Following is my list of 12 stupid startup stumbles. Even if an entrepreneur is doing everything else right, committing even one of these mistakes can seriously damage the startup’s credibility and chances of successful launch. Even if an entrepreneur is doing everything else right, making even one of these startup stumbles can hurt the cause," says Jim Price (photo, left).
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Successful small business owners share the most important lesson they wish they'd known when they started.
Tom Kinnear (photo, left) has been involved as an investor, board member, or founder in starting 11 companies — five of them with a combined exit value around $700 million.
We caught up with Kinnear to discuss what entrepreneurs should do to land big money from big investors. Here's his advice: . . .
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We've compiled 27 great quotes from some of the world's most creative minds — and some recently departed ones — about what innovation really means and how we can bring it out.
Photo: Malcolm Gladwell