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  • Searching for the Next, Great Start-Up at Colleges Friday, 10 May 2013 | 8:29 AM ET
    MouseHouse Winner of 2012 New Venture Challenge

    Colleges are beefing up business competitions for students. These contests are key to meeting investors and mentors. Success stories include GrubHub. What's the next, hot company?

  • Need Cash?: More Contracts for Women Entrepreneurs Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 10:43 AM ET

    A small change to federal rules that just went into effect means more contracts could go to women-owned small businesses, Inc. reports. See if your business qualifies.

  • Tech's Top Investors     Wednesday, 8 May 2013 | 1:44 PM ET

    Forbes managing editor Bruce Upbin discusses the men and women behind some the hottest startups in Silicon Valley.

  • CIA to Starbucks: Where Millennials Want to Work Wednesday, 8 May 2013 | 10:53 AM ET

    Health care and technology, not banking and finance, top millennials' choice for careers, according to a new survey. See which companies they would prefer to work. St. Jude hospital?

  • Serial Entrepreneur Targets Online Ads     Wednesday, 8 May 2013 | 8:42 AM ET

    Gurbaksh Chahal, CEO of RadiumOne, discusses how he plans to profit from his latest venture - collecting and analyzing social data for brand advertisers.

  • Disrupting Online Advertising     Wednesday, 8 May 2013 | 7:45 AM ET

    Kevin Ryan, Gilt Groupe founder, discusses internet ads and the state of e-commerce.

  • Start-Up? Not Here: Worst States for Entrepreneurs Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 10:18 AM ET
    West Virginia Capital Building.

    U.S. Chamber of Commerce research revealed the least-friendly states for start-ups. The report examined strategies, vital for job growth. Where does your state fall?

  • California Cities Can Ban Pot Shops, Court Rules Monday, 6 May 2013 | 2:10 PM ET

    California local governments have the legal authority to ban storefront pot shops within their borders, the state's highest court ruled on Monday. What happens now?

  • Millennials Want to Donate, Save the World, Really Friday, 3 May 2013 | 12:50 PM ET
    Dave Boyce, customer experience officer for Fundly, a crowdfunding site for causes and nonprofits.

    In the nonprofit world, crowdfunding is becoming an effective tool for raising donations, especially among younger do-gooers. Philanthropic millennials?

  • Ten Best States for Starting a Business Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 9:38 AM ET

    Maryland and Colorado are among the states supportive of innovation, according to a report from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

  • Big Data Giveaway's Big Payoff     Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 6:40 AM ET

    Doug Cutting, Cloudera chief architect; and Mike Olson, Cloudera CEO, explain how the software that powers big data could unlock billions of dollars in productivity.

  • NYC Launches Taxi Hailing Apps     Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 11:52 AM ET

    Jay Bregman, Hailo CEO, explains how his company got the green light which allows riders to legally hail a cab with a smartphone app.

  • California Startups Could Face Retroactive Taxes Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 12:14 PM ET

    California entrepreneurs are working to stop the state from presenting businesses with retroactive tax bills, totaling millions. Fair game or chilling message to entrepreneurs?

  • Six Months After Sandy, Merchants See Uneven Recovery Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 11:35 AM ET
    A worker at Jack N Bill's in Seaside Heights, NJ, prepares to open the bar for the summer tourist season.

    Some businesses have reopened, but many others remain closed. Slow cleanup and lack of connectivity are among the roadblocks. An update from the Jersey Shore to lower Manhattan.

  • Signs of Another Tech Bubble: VC Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 5:28 PM ET

    One venture capitalist notes that today’s young tech entrepreneurs weren't working during the last crash—a blessing and a curse.

  • Bitcoin Is Gold 2.0: Venture Capitalist Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 4:08 PM ET

    Venture capitalists at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in New York say the bitcoin could spark a wave of start-ups.

  • Funding Startups in Silicon Valley     Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 8:41 AM ET

    Joe Lonsdale, Formation 8 partner, discusses how new technology is transforming every major industry in the public and private sectors.

  • Banking on Innovation     Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 7:45 AM ET

    Scott Stanford, Sherpa co-founder, shares some of his biggest IPO successes, and reveals which startups he believes will become the household names of the future.

  • Working with lawyers can be frustrating - and expensive - leaving many wondering how exactly their money was used. Start-up Viewabill tackles the problem of legal transparency by letting people track how much their lawyers are charging them in real-time. Viewabill's co-founder Alan Dershowitz talks with Squawk on the Street about how he's trying to shake-up the legal industry.

  • How a Gelato Upstart Racked Up $49 Million in Sales Saturday, 27 Apr 2013 | 11:50 AM ET

    How one ex-pat returned to the U.S. with a new-found appreciation for Argentine gelato, a passion that propelled the entrepreneur on a quest to conquer the ice cream market.