College Treps

Entrepreneurs

How to Turn Criticism into the Ultimate Startup Motivator

Student entrepreneur Will Caldwell on the taking critiques in stride and using that feedback to help improve a business.
Entrepreneurs

6 Tips for Building a Strong Founding Team

Student entrepreneur Karim Abouelnaga on the value of putting together a strong team -- and how to keep it that way.
Entrepreneurs

What I Learned About Running a Startup From Econ 101

Student entrepreneur Joseph Draschil on the theory of comparative advantage and how your startup would do well to learn about it.
Growth Strategies

4 Tips for Rapid Startup Growth

Student entrepreneur Eric Muli on the importance of sticking to a plan when looking to expand.
Entrepreneurs

Reality TV Show 'Dorm Biz' Looks to Spotlight College Treps

Aiming to discover the next Mark Zuckerberg or Def Jam's Rick Rubin, who both famously got their start in their dorm rooms, a new reality TV show wants to talk to college treps.
Entrepreneurs

5 Ways to Keep Your Ego in Check as a Young Entrepreneur

Student entrepreneur Michael Cauble on the importance of staying grounded.
Entrepreneurs

4 Ways a Hobby Can Boost Your Entrepreneurial Efforts

Student entrepreneur Will Caldwell on the importance of finding passion outside of your startup.
Starting a Business

3 Tips for Nailing Startup Competitions

Student entrepreneur Nina Foroutan on how to get the most out of early-stage business battles.
Entrepreneurs

4 Tips for Turning a Dispersed Team into an Asset

Student entrepreneur David Donner Chait on the pros of having a remote staff.
Starting a Business

How to Find Value in Other People's Problems

Student entrepreneur Ryan Kuhel on the importance of researching pain points to find business ideas.
Starting a Business

3 Reasons to Be Proud of Your Brick-and-Mortar Shop

Student entrepreneur Sarah Haselkorn on the daily rewards she gets from operating a physical location.
Starting a Business

Can't Code? 4 Tips for the Non-Techie Young ‘Trep

Student entrepreneur David Gabeau on why computer-programming experience isn't critical to launching a successful tech startup.
Starting a Business

Want to Start Up? Get a Job First

Student entrepreneur Brian Ballan on the importance of gaining industry experience before launching your own business.
Growth Strategies

5 Tips for Harnessing the Power of On-Campus Events

Student entrepreneur Michael Cauble on how school meet-ups helped him grow his startup.
Starting a Business

4 Ways to Stretch Your Startup Budget as a Student Trep

College campuses are rife with money-saving opportunities. Here's where to look.