Entrepreneurial

7 business mistakes you ought to avoid

August 24, 2011

– Neil Patel is a serial entrepreneur who blogs about business at Quick Sprout and is the co-founder of KISSmetrics. This article originally appeared here. The views expressed are his own. –

A look into Carbonite’s IPO

August 18, 2011

As an entrepreneur, David Friend has been around the block a few times. The 63-year-old has built and sold four companies and raised a ton of venture capital along the way. That still didn’t prepare him for the wild ride he experienced in taking his company public.

Jane Pauley tackles reinvention

By Guest Contributor
August 16, 2011

SecondAct contributor Kerry Hannon is a Contributing Editor for U.S. News & World Report and the author of “Whats Next? Follow Your Passion and Find Your Dream Job”. This article originally appeared here. –

Boomer sees business in discarded mannequins

By Guest Contributor
July 22, 2011

Kara Ohngren is a writer and editor at SecondAct. This article originally appeared here. The views expressed are her own. –

Is Airbnb growing too fast?

By Guest Contributor
July 1, 2011

– Connie Loizos is a contributor to PE Hub, a Thomson Reuters publication. This story originally appeared here. The views expressed are her own. –

Entrepreneur Peter Yared: Social is “so over”

By Guest Contributor
June 28, 2011

– Connie Loizos is a contributor to PE Hub, a Thomson Reuters publication. This story originally appeared here. –

Author self publishes aromatherapy-scented children’s books

June 27, 2011

The idea for a children’s aromatherapy-scented book about a rescue dog came to Margaret Hyde in a dream.

Banjo mobile app keeps travelers in touch

June 24, 2011

A missed opportunity to connect with friends at an airport was the impetus behind a new social discovery service targeted at smartphone users.

“Lean Startup” evangelist Eric Ries is just getting started

By Guest Contributor
May 26, 2011

– Connie Loizos is a contributor for PE Hub, a Thomson Reuters publication. This article originally appeared here. –

5 lessons entrepreneurs can learn from Navy SEALs

May 17, 2011

– Jeff Bussgang is a former entrepreneur and partner at Flybridge Capital Partners. This article originally appeared on his blog Seeing Both Sides. The views expressed are his own. –