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9 Brands for Entrepreneurs to Fall In Love with on Pinterest

What is one company or brand every entrepreneur should follow on Pinterest and why? This was the question StartupNation asked of nine successful entrepreneurs. The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched StartupCollective, a free [...]

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12 Common Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make

Don’t Make The Same Mistakes I Made!

What is the most common mistake entrepreneurs make in the first 1-2 years of business that can easily be avoided? This was the question StartupNation asked of 12 successful entrepreneurs. The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with [...]

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Alexis Ohanian Founder of Reddit

10 Quick Hits with Reddit’s Alexis Ohanian

In 2012, Forbes Magazine named Alexis Ohanian “the mayor of the Internet.” Makes sense. After all, this tech entrepreneur made it big at 22 when he co-founded Reddit in 2005, went on to launch successful startups Breadpig (2007) and Hipmunk (2010), and published his first book, Without Their Permission: How the 21st Century Will Be [...]

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female entrepreneur

Just the Facts: Female Entrepreneurship

In honor of the upcoming National Women’s History Month, we are celebrating women-owned businesses in the U.S. – all 8.6 million of them! Get ready to be inspired and impressed! (Tweet this!) Women-owned businesses are generating $1.3 trillion in revenues annually, and the value continues to rise; revenues are up 59% in the U.S. between [...]

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Kelsey Ramsden

What a $50 Million Mom Entrepreneur Can Teach You

Kelsey Ramsden is a force to be reckoned with! This $50M biz-starter, mother of three, and two-time #1 Female Entrepreneur in Canada founded SparkPlay in 2012 as a means of helping parents and kids unplug from electronic media and plug into authentic playtime. At the same time, Kelsey has been rolling up her sleeves and [...]

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10 Digital Marketing Trends

The 10 Hottest Online Marketing Trends in 2014

Is 2014 the year your business will explode with growth? While you’re busy this year building your entrepreneurial empire, make sure you don’t overlook these 10 super hot online marketing trends to help you gain visibility, add customers and grow revenue! 1. Content Marketing Takes the Cake We get it – content is king. What [...]

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