Kansas City’s Motto: Go Big or Go Home #BigKC

Kansas City is suddenly “the next hot thing” in entrepreneurs’ minds. In fact, Kansas City just landed on the Top 30 list for Under30CEO’s Best Cities for Young Entrepreneurs. It’s not surpr...


118 Must See Interviews With Amazing Entrepreneurs and People

A few years ago we published a huge roundup of interviews with awesome people. Since then many of the links were broken as videos and articles had been moved and of course many new interviews have bee...


26 Awesome Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

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...


Successful Mistakes of Richard Branson and Peter Jones

Show me someone who hasn’t made a mistake and I’ll show you a person who hasn’t lived. Mistakes are part of life, and although I don’t condone or glorify them, I do wish to dem...


Advertising on a Bootstrapper’s Budget? 15 Tips for Making It Work

How should bootstrappers allocate resources for marketing and advertising? How do you figure out what’s reasonable when your company is still new? The following answers are provided by the Young...


11 Inspiring Videos Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

Steve Jobs: How to live before you die At his Stanford University commencement speech, Steve Jobs, CEO and co-founder of Apple and Pixar, urges us to pursue our dreams and see the opportunities in lif...


4 Steps to Freedom, Fun, and Finding Yourself

I’m Not Finding Myself Bro. to find oneself  (verb)– accept and make use of one’s personality, abilities, and situation; grow – develop and reach maturity; undergo maturation. I ...


Time Zones, the Metric System, & Temperature: The Importance of Standards

“Money is green. Distance is measured in miles. Twenty degrees is cold.” Depending upon where you are in the world this could be true, or it could be completely wrong. In most nations, the...


New Years Resolutions For Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Congratulations! You made it to the year 2013 and now it’s time to reflect and ask yourself, “Did I accomplish everything I set out to accomplish last year?” If the answer is no, don...


How to Identify and Avoid Common Start-up Pitfalls

Starting a company can be a tumultuous and turbulent process. There are a tremendous number of variables at play and decision making is at times based on conjecture and uncertainty, which can lead to ...