Founders - Page: 11

You Need Not Be a 20-Year-Old Techie to Found a Successful Firm

Entrepreneurs of all ages and backgrounds can make the startup world their playground while putting stereotypes to rest.

Zeynep Ilgaz

· 4 min read

3 Reasons Every Entrepreneur Needs to Take Vacation Time

Not only will a respite allow the leader to renew mind and body, members of the team back in the office can take some initiative.

Lorna Borenstein

· 4 min read

10 Approaches to Handle the Burden of Leadership

It takes effort and a special focus to lessen the burden and avoid the loneliness of being a founder or top executive.

Martin Zwilling

· 5 min read

The 5 Qualities Teams Look for in Their Leaders

The person steering the ship has a significant impact on productivity and emotions of employees.

Nisha Ahluwalia

· 5 min read

Coke Is Luring Experienced Entrepreneurs to Create New Startups

In Coca-Cola's new platform for entrepreneurs, Coke brings the money and the cachet, while startups (hopefully) help the soda giant reach new markets down the road.

Kate Taylor

· 2 min read

Microsoft's Missed Opportunity: Not Getting Minecraft's Founders?

The tech giant snagged Mojang, the maker of the popular game Minecraft, but its founders are out.

Laura Entis

· 4 min read

4 Startup Founders Under 30 to Keep an Eye On

They're young and already changing the status quo. Discover and follow these four young entrepreneurs as they rise up.

Matthew Toren

· 5 min read

Lululemon Founder Chip Wilson Will Not Take on the Company's Board

Instead, he will sell half his shares to a private-equity firm.

Laura Entis

· 2 min read

Age Really Is Just a Number When It Comes to Entrepreneurial Success

Years of experience in business is a better indicator than age, young or old, when guessing who will complete the trek to success.

George Deeb

· 3 min read

Lululemon Founder Won't Go Down Without a Fight

Chip Wilson -- the yoga-retailer's founder and ousted Chairman -- is reportedly working with Goldman Sachs to gain more influence over the company he founded back in 1998.

Laura Entis

· 4 min read

Friends Forever? Stay Close Even After Co-Founding a Company.

Each partner should contribute to the business based on strengths. Rely on an advisor if needed and prepare for your relationship to evolve.

Zeke Adkins

· 4 min read

3 Tips to Improve Sales Conversations for Faster Growth

The best sales pitch is mostly listening to your customers. Hearing what they don't like is just as valuable as learning what they love.

Howard Brown

· 4 min read