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3 Mega-Trends Shaping American Entrepreneurship

The state of American entrepreneurship is improving, but worries remain over increasingly divided fortunes.

3 Mega-Trends Shaping American Entrepreneurship

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How Walmart Empowers Women Entrepreneurs Around the World

Find out how Walmart is economically empowering women — and women-owned businesses — domestically and abroad.

How Walmart Empowers Women Entrepreneurs Around the World

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Meet the Entrepreneurs Who Became President

Presidents have long touted the benefits of supporting small businesses. Here are some of the country’s most dynamic small business owners and entrepreneurs.

Meet the Entrepreneurs Who Became President

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These Animal-Loving Entrepreneurs Train Rescue Dogs to Sniff Out Crime

Find out how Lisa Caughlin and Veronica Barclay — and their trusty, accelerant-detecting dogs — assist with arson investigations throughout the country.

These Animal-Loving Entrepreneurs Train Rescue Dogs to Sniff Out Crime

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Why 2 Wall Street Women Traded Corporate Careers for Entrepreneurship (Video)

Kids walk into Zaniac and it looks like an Apple store, but it’s an Apple store where they can get their hands dirty while learning and having fun.

Why 2 Wall Street Women Traded Corporate Careers for Entrepreneurship (Video)

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Meet the Entrepreneurs Who Became President

Presidents have long touted the benefits of supporting small businesses. Here are some of the country’s most dynamic small business owners and entrepreneurs.

Meet the Entrepreneurs Who Became President

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4 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Legendary leader, Martin Luther King, advanced not only civil rights but also illustrates how to be an influential entrepreneur.

4 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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5 Invaluable Online Classes For Aspiring Social Entrepreneurs

Here are five excellent online courses every social entrepreneur should consider taking when setting out to make a profit while making a difference.

5 Invaluable Online Classes For Aspiring Social Entrepreneurs

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Doing Well By Doing Good: Who Are Today’s Social Entrepreneurs? (Infographic)

Social entrepreneurs seek to solve the world’s social and environmental problems through revenue-generating enterprises that champion innovative solutions.

Doing Well By Doing Good: Who Are Today’s Social Entrepreneurs? (Infographic)

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About These Famous Entrepreneurs Who Got Their Start as Students (Quiz)

Take this fun fact-filled quiz to see how much you know about these famous student entrepreneurs.

10 Things You Didn’t Know About These Famous Entrepreneurs Who Got Their Start as Students (Quiz)

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Better Together: How Miami’s Co-Working Spaces Incubate Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Serial technology entrepreneur Jose “Hutch” Rasco has always done business a little differently, starting with doing business in Miami. Last summer, he co-founded an innovative co-working space called Building in heart of the city. The year before, he launched a health-tech upstart DotHealth there, as well. Had he listened to the naysayers—and he’s had a few, as he tells it—he might never have started up in The Magic City. After all, it’s no Silicon Valley… at least, not yet. But Rasco was undeterred. “We’ve been entrepreneurs in Miami our entire lives,” he tells Free Enterprise, referring to himself and his Building co-founder Juan Diego Calle, “and we experienced a lot of pushback from well-intentioned partners and colleagues who told us that, in order to succeed, we needed to relocate our headquarters from Miami to San Francisco or New York. We knew that wasn’t the case, and we set out to […]

Better Together: How Miami’s Co-Working Spaces Incubate Innovation and Entrepreneurship

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The New Newark: A City Rejuvenated by Education and Entrepreneurship

The last few decades haven’t been kind to Newark from an economic perspective. Especially since the recession in 2008, the city has seen crime rates and unemployment surge, while much of its population dipped below the poverty line. But, this is changing. In more recent years, support from entrepreneurs, private corporations, and the government has helped bolster Newark’s rise, as it reinvents itself into a prominent hub for opportunity and growth. From a focus on technology to educating the tomorrow’s entrepreneurs, here are some of the key reasons fueling Newark’s recovery. A New Focus on Technology and Entrepreneurship Over the past decade, several major technology companies, including Amazon-owned Audible and Panasonic, have migrated to Newark in search of more affordable real-estate prices and generally a lower cost of doing business. This has not only brought wealth into the proverbial gates of the city, but also jobs and the opportunity to build a […]

The New Newark: A City Rejuvenated by Education and Entrepreneurship

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