Entrepreneurs & Startups
Vets tech startups offered a home in FloridaVets tech startups offered a home in FloridaFort Walton Beach will spend $500,000 to launch a veterans-specific business accelerator, with hopes of attracting jobs.
'Entopreneurs' feed appetite for edible insects'Entopreneurs' feed appetite for edible insectsA growing number of "entopreneurs" are launching businesses that sell foods made from crickets, mealworms and other edible insects. The demand is straining supplies of crickets and other bugs but not everyone is hooked on the edible treats. (April 1
Will.I.Am on entrepreneurshipWill.I.Am on entrepreneurship"Big companies should aim to become verbs in society... and if you don't believe me, you should Google it."
Entrepreneurs send healthier snacks into schools, workEntrepreneurs send healthier snacks into schools, workTrio of dads saw a need in fight against childhood obesity.
Google is sure the next Google won't be from Silicon ValleyGoogle is sure the next Google won't be from Silicon ValleyThe search company's second Google for Entrepreneurs Demo Day brings in a dozen startup founders - four of them women - from around the nation for a gentle 'Shark Tank' showdown
Business owners upbeat about hiring trendsBusiness owners upbeat about hiring trendsA global survey by Entrepreneurs' Organization shows most business owners are upbeat about the economy and plan to hire more full-time employees. Director Blair Assaly says that business owners are also finding increased access to capital.
- Matt Reed
Matt Reed: Startup idea? Find good advisers firstMatt Reed: Startup idea? Find good advisers firstNow's the time to escape the cubicle, Women's Business Center director says
Creative thinkers vie for 'Accelerate' cash prizesCreative thinkers vie for 'Accelerate' cash prizesFeb. 25, 2015: Twenty-five civic-minded thinkers with ideas to improve Northeast Ohio are facing off in a competition much like the TV show 'Shark Tank.'
Opinion: Help vets extend service through businessOpinion: Help vets extend service through businessA partnership will support the development of innovative educational and training programs that will expand access to business ownership for veterans.
How Elon Musk cracked 'The Creator's Code'How Elon Musk cracked 'The Creator's Code'Elon Musk succeeded in building Tesla not simply due to his smarts, but because he ‘failed wisely,’ said Amy Wilkinson, author of 'The Creator's Code.'
University paves new path for entrepreneursUniversity paves new path for entrepreneursClemson student design projects once just disappeared. Now they are becoming reality.
Crowd-funding grows VT business for new gardenersCrowd-funding grows VT business for new gardenersMiddlebury business started with an idea drawn in crayon, aims to make gardening foolproof
Wevorce aims to bring civility to divorceWevorce aims to bring civility to divorceStart-up says it kept 299 divorcing couples out of court in 2013 and 2014.
Entrepreneur-focused events can boost your companyEntrepreneur-focused events can boost your companyEntrepreneur-focused events can boost your company. Here's how to find the right events for your needs.
Beacons' business potential lures entrepreneursBeacons' business potential lures entrepreneursSensors that communicate with personal devices are helping build the Internet of everything.
10 tips from 10 top Arizona entrepreneurs10 tips from 10 top Arizona entrepreneursOwn a business, or want to?
Denver start-up brews beer-making innovationDenver start-up brews beer-making innovationSustainable Beverage Technologies' product aims to help breweries cut costs and save water.
- Small business
Welcome to 2 Toots Train Whistle GrillWelcome to 2 Toots Train Whistle GrillEntrepreneurs Shaun and Stacey Garry run the 2 Toots Train Whistle Grill in Glen Ellyn, IL., where food is delvered to your table on the back of a Lionel train.
Move Loot co-founders power start-up's growthMove Loot co-founders power start-up's growthMove Loot's record shows start-ups sometimes benefit from a large team of co-founders.
Matternet charts course for exponential growthMatternet charts course for exponential growthAmbitious drone builder exemplifies a new phenomenon in building companies.
Auth0's security tools open doors to clientsAuth0's security tools open doors to clientsSeattle start-up is building a business on helping app developers address security issues.
How a CEO's fast decisions saved his businessHow a CEO's fast decisions saved his businessBrad Sterl kept his pizza crust business alive and growing after a fire in March.
Kickstarter: Top Phoenix Kickstarter projects so far this weekKickstarter: Top Phoenix Kickstarter projects so far this weekThe Top 5 Kickstarter projects from Phoenix range from an octopus-like crown, an easel for your laptop, and an adjustable desk.
Bitcoin's future depends on public acceptanceBitcoin's future depends on public acceptanceMany conferences about Bitcoin are organized for enthusiasts instead of the average consumer.
Besomebody founder matches passion with profitBesomebody founder matches passion with profitKash Shaikh's business is helping people make money teaching what they love to others.
MIT's Media Lab: Entrepreneurism starts hereMIT's Media Lab: Entrepreneurism starts hereMassachusetts Institute of Technology's research lab's projects bring innovations to life.
Table8 creators aim to fill restaurants' seatsTable8 creators aim to fill restaurants' seatsApp entrepreneurs see niche in helping diners book tables at popular restaurants.