Entrepreneurial

Small business ad spending fuels Facebook growth

January 26, 2011

The growing use of small business advertising on Facebook is a trend worth watching.

Small business prominent in State of the Union

January 26, 2011

OBAMA-SPEECH/President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address was peppered with references to small businesses and other Americans who he applauded for living the “American Dream.” Following is a roundup of excerpts from the speech where he mentions small business.

Want free publicity? Try these websites

By Guest Contributor
January 24, 2011

announcement-megaphone- Adam Hoeksema is the founder and CEO of ExecutivePlan and a contributor to Under30CEO. The opinions expressed are his own. -

Customers want to pay with wave of their smartphone

By Guest Contributor
January 21, 2011

INDIA-STARBUCKS/- Jason Beahm is a contributor to FindLaw’s “Free Enterprise” blog. FindLaw in is owned by Thomson Reuters. -

Can social media make your company smarter?

January 21, 2011

USA-LAW/BRAINYou’ve started a fan page for your company on Facebook. You’ve attracted a few followers on Twitter. You’ve got a presence on Foursquare, and you’ve started offering deals to customers through Groupon. Seems you’ve got that whole social media thing figured out.

6 essential tips for a young entrepreneur

By Guest Contributor
January 20, 2011

USA/-Cara Mico is the executive director at Demeter Design and a contributor to Under30CEO. The opinions expressed are her own. -

from Felix Salmon:

Norway, entrepreneurial paradise

By Felix Salmon
January 20, 2011

Max Chafkin has a fantastic story in Inc magazine about how to structure an economy so as to encourage entrepreneurship, full employment, and general happiness and contentment, all while drastically reducing inequality. It's easy, in fact: all you need to do is become Norway.

4 tips for marketing to millennials

January 19, 2011

Wine expert Gary Vaynerchuk rose to celebrity status through non-traditional marketing, making a name for himself and his family’s New Jersey wine business on the Internet through his popular video blog, Wine Library TV.

3 worst ways to find a potential investor

By Guest Contributor
January 19, 2011

stop-sign-e1286542310834- Adam Hoeksema is the founder and CEO of ExecutivePlan and a contributor to Under30CEO. The opinions expressed are his own. -

DIY PR: 5 rules for getting the publicity you want

By Guest Contributor
January 18, 2011

USA-ECONOMY/- Danita King is Principal and Founder of PR Noir and a contributor to Under30 CEO. The opinions expressed are her own. -