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How Two Business Students Created Nutrition Bars for Dancers | Entrepreneur
How Two Business Students Created Nutrition Bars for Dancers
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Videos to Grow and Inspire your Business | Entrepreneur
Debbie Sterling’s dream is that little girls dream of being engineers.
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The 7 Most Powerful Women to Watch in 2014 | Entrepreneur
The Healer A business accelerator helps advance the lagging healthcare industry
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The Ones to Watch in 2012: Zaarly's Bo Fishback. Zaarly is an online, buyer-powered marketplace where you can broadcast to your local community what you want, how quickly you want it and how much you're willing to pay for it, and then sit back and see if there are any takers. Read his story at http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220716/onestowatch
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9 Tech Entrepreneurs Share Their Secrets to Success | Entrepreneur
Being a successful entrepreneur is not about breakthrough innovation. It's about flawless execution." But being persistant can also be critical: "I worked on Windows 1.0, 2.0 and Windows/386, and it wasn't until Windows 3.0 that Microsoft Windows actually caught on." What would have been if Microsoft had stopped producing Windows at version 2.0, right? -- Tech entrepreneur Naveen Jain
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The Making of a Multimillionaire Luxury Travel Mogul
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The 26-year-old became fascinated with coral while working in a pet store as a teenager. He recalls lingering near the saltwater tanks, mesmerized. "The crazy colors looked like something out of a Dr. Seuss book," he says. He soon learned that the more colorful the coral, the higher the sale price. He became intrigued with the idea of growing and selling it himself.
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The Startup Turning Point: When You Need to Ask for Help | Entrepreneur
Worth his salt: Scott Rousseau of Beyond the Shaker.
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9 Tech Entrepreneurs Share Their Secrets to Success | Entrepreneur
"A lot of people now are building products, not companies. A company is an organism. You really want to build an organization where everyone feels that they are a member of the team, knows what the company is trying to do and understands their part in it." -- Entrepreneur and tech investor Esther Dyson
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Meet Grace Bonney, Entrepreneur and Author of 'In the Company of Women' | Entrepreneur
Interview with Grace Bonney of Design*Sponge for #InTheCompanyofWomen
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Marc Eckō on Entrepreneurship as an Art Form #entrepreneur
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From Shipping to Packaging, 3 Creative Ways to Improve Your Supply Chain | Entrepreneur
Kristopher Lange of BookFool - "From Shipping to Packaging 3 Creative Ways to Improve Your Supply Chain"
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Part Incubator, Part Private Club, Blade Wants to Electrify Boston's Buzzy Startup Scene | Entrepreneur
Kayak founder Paul English is seeking to electrify Boston's startup scene with his new venture, Blade.
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If I Knew Then: Indiegogo Co-Founder Makes His Mark Helping Others Follow Their Passion | Entrepreneur
If I Knew Then: Indiegogo Co-Founder Makes His Mark Helping Others Follow Their Passion
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2013's Entrepreneurial Women to Watch | Entrepreneur
Women to watch: Maria Flynn, biotechnology exec, “There’s a need for innovative working models, and I think an entrepreneurial setting is a great place to set that up.”