The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Building a Successful Business

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Starting and growing a business can be daunting, especially if you have no industry experience. In this guide, we’ll introduce you to the essential steps you need to take to build a successful business. From identifying your target market to creating a solid marketing strategy, we’ve got … Read more

5 Key Tips to Successfully Ride the Rollercoaster of Being an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The life of an entrepreneur can be a rollercoaster. After closing my first 7-figure business during the 2007–2008 Global Financial Crisis, I made sure that my future businesses were resilient. As much as this “crash” was a crisis, it was also the opportunity to create the life … Read more

6 Non-Fast Food Franchise Brands

We all know — or should know by now — that franchising is much more than just fast food. The reality is that only 24% of all franchise concepts fall into the category that the industry refers to as “quick-service restaurants” or QSR. The rest can be found across dozens of industries as the total … Read more

CultureCon CEO Imani Ellis Makes Creating Space For Black Entrepreneurs And Creators Her Business

Imani Ellis, founder and CEO of CultureCon and The Creative Collective NYC Kyle Johnson Thousands of creators, business owners, entrepreneurs, and freelancers look forward to the dynamic programming, activations, and unmatched headliners that The Creative Collective NYC curates at CultureCon. This year is no different. Except that it is officially making its way back to … Read more

How Innovation Changes During A Recession

How Innovation Changes During A Recession getty While Winston Churchill was famously supposed to have remarked that we should never waste a crisis, the reality is that during recessions, firms often tighten their belts and reduce the amount they invest in innovation. Of course, Churchill’s dictum rests on the way in which crises can prompt … Read more

Does Every Business Need A Front Person?

If I googled your name, what would I find? A few old pictures and a dormant Twitter account, a fully-fledged portrayal of you as a person and professional, or something in between? Perhaps you’d be absent from the internet all together. But which is best? If you’re trying to build an impressive company, should you … Read more

This Founder Turned His Hustle Into a Brand That Gives Back

Julian Young saw a bag of drugs being sold for the first time when he was 8 years old growing up in North Omaha, Nebraska — a truth that would come to define his life and career in more ways than one. Teddy Young of Stable Gray Digital Media “As a very young man, I … Read more

How to Start a Huntington Learning Center Franchise in 2022

What is the Huntington Learning Center franchise story? Huntington Learning Center is the top-performing franchise in the tutoring industry. Founded in 1977 by Ray and Eileen Huntington, Huntington Learning Center offers individualized in-person and online tutoring programs for K-12 students nationwide. With approximately 300 locations across the United States, Huntington’s business model is based … Read more

Turn Your Side Hustle into a Profitable Business With These Strategies

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. A little more than a decade ago, I was a recent immigrant and a woman who knew little English and even less about entrepreneurship. And, if you had asked me, “Can you start a side hustle and end up as the CEO of a corporation in ten … Read more

20 Years In European VC

European VC has come a long way since the early 00’s when we were seen as the odd one out Pixabay jsh7905 The Financial Times recently declared that the venture capital “party is over”. But as the sector gets to grips with a more challenging economy, it’s worth reflecting on how far we’ve come – … Read more