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7 Business Lessons an Entrepreneur Can Learn from Super Heroes

by / ⠀Startup Advice / April 16, 2013

The adventure of running your own business is just as challenging as it is exciting. From time to time, many entrepreneurs might wish they had some kind of a super power to help them make instant (and correct) decisions, constantly generate fresh ideas to stay ahead of the competitors, deal with multitasking, and more. Well, we can’t promise you a spare neutron laser, but there are a few…

26 Awesome Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

by / ⠀Startup Advice / March 27, 2013

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – Stephen R. Covey In The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, author Stephen R. Covey presents a holistic, integrated, and principle-centered approach for solving personal and professional problems. With penetrating insights and pointed anecdotes, Covey reveals a step-by-step pathway for living with fairness, integrity, service, and human dignity–principles that give us the security to adapt to change and the wisdom and power to…

Top 30 Best Cities for Young Entrepreneurs 2013

by / ⠀Personal Branding Startup Advice / March 19, 2013

One of the most important things you’ll do when starting your business is to pick where to setup shop. You want to find a place that offers business resources but also the lifestyle and culture that you want. The below list breaks down 30 cities across the United States into three different categories based on the population of the cities. Then Under30CEO readers were asked to vote on…

17 Incubators & Accelerators to Help Launch Your Big Idea

by / ⠀Startup Advice / March 6, 2013

Does your company need a boost? Incubators and accelerators can be a great option for any young company or even idea to get off the ground. These programs offer everything from funding, connections with top investors and mentors and collaborative work environments that can last for a few months to a whole year. Y-Combinator Y Combinator runs two three-month funding cycles a year, one from January through March and…

20 Free Entrepreneurship Courses Online to Check Out

by / ⠀Startup Advice / March 1, 2013

We have been highlighting the numerous online resources that are tackling the education industry in recent weeks. Everyday new startups are launching and everyday new courses are being made available online at little to no cost. Many of these courses are taught by some of the best professors in the world. The below 20 entrepreneurship courses are just a start. There are many more available on a ton…

22 Young Women Entrepreneurs and Their Companies to Watch

by / ⠀Entrepreneur Interviews Startup Advice / February 21, 2013

Jennifer Carter Fleiss Company: Rent the Runway Age: 28 The numbers: $50 million funding with over 3 million members Rent the Runway is a membership-based website that rents high-end designer apparel and accessories on a 4- or 8-day basis. The company was founded by two Harvard Business School graduates, Jennifer Hyman and Jennifer Carter Fleiss. Launched in November 2009, the website now offers over 35,000 dresses and accessories from…

30 Most Influential Young Entrepreneurs of 2012

by / ⠀Entrepreneur Interviews Startup Advice / February 6, 2013

It’s that time of year again when we put together our 30 most influential young entrepreneurs list. Each of these founders and CEOs are running incredible ventures that have taken a lot of sacrifice and hard work to get to where they are today. There are multiple companies on the list this year carrying valuations in the billions of dollars along with our first young entrepreneur running a…

The Number One Metric of 2013: Quality Time

by / ⠀Startup Advice / February 5, 2013

The number one asset that you can become obsessed with is your time.  Why?  No matter how filthy rich you are, you can never buy more of it. Your time one Earth is limited.  How much time on average?  78 years for Americans according to the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs.  That’s 28,470 days, 683,280 hours.  Sleep away a third and it’s not that f*cking…

50 VC and Angel Investors Every Young Entrepreneur Should Know

by / ⠀Funding Startup Advice / January 23, 2013

What’s the next big thing? There’s a good chance someone on this list is either starting it or funding it. The investors below have been a there as founders or investors for many of the companies that have shaped the internet  like Amazon, eBay, AOL, Paypal, Facebook, Twitter, Google and many more. These investors have had incredible success and are major players in the tech industry. Even if…

10 Places to Learn for Free Online

by / ⠀Personal Branding Startup Advice / January 22, 2013

Everyday, more resources are becoming available to any one who spends time online. Colleges and universities are opening up and letting everyone access some of their best courses and learning material. Teachers and experts are creating amazing content and hundreds of thousands of people are taking advantage of it. In the past few years there has been an explosion of companies and organizations that are trying to make all of…

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