Startup investments totaled $9.47 billion in the first three months of the year, up from $6.01 billion in the first quarter of 2013. It was the highest since the second quarter of 2001, when investments reached $11.5 billion. Since March, shares of companies such as Netflix, Twitter and Facebook have sagged.» Read More
Former bank project manager Christopher George is chasing after his dream of crafting beer. "Escaping the Cube" shares his story, and the challenges he met along the way.
Is student loan debt killing the entrepreneurial spirit? Carol Roth, author of "The Entrepreneur Equation," and Andrew Busch, The Busch Update, discuss.
Jack Hidary, tech entrepreneur and chairman of Samba Energy, talks about startups, and how their funding model is shifting away from traditional methods.
South by SouthWest's V2V conference aims to help entrepreneurs navigate the often-contentious relationship with investors.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks with Steve Case, the co-founder of AOL and CEO of Revolution, about the news Tim Armstrong allegedly fired a Patch employee, as well as his thoughts on immigration reform, and entrepreneurship outside of Silicon Valley.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin provides some analysis on how the "Silicon strip" matches up against other U.S cities. Zappos CEO is betting big on Las Vegas.
Chris Schroeder, Author of 'Startup Rising', highlights how entrepreneurship in the Middle East is booming, with technology startups leading the way.
From stocks to scoops. Wall Street trader Jon Snyder dreamt of doing something else. Snyder discusses his exquisite gelato business, with some 250 flavors.
Isaiah Cox, WheelTug CEO, explains how his new electric taxi system for commercial jets could save airlines up to $1.1 million per plane per year, and provide a greener future in travel.
In tonight's all-new episode of "The Profit," Marcus Lemonis, explains how he tries to turnaround a struggling florist.
Quirky CEO and founder Ben Kaufman explains how his manufacturing company helps businesses fund the invention process and demonstrates several of this season's top gadgets.
So what separates the winners from the losers? In some regards, it's as simple as seeing a great opportunity, seizing it and putting it into action with hard work.
John Sculley, Misfit Wearables co-founder, and Sunny Vu, Misfit Wearables CEO, discuss the launch of a new wireless fitness device which helps users track activity.
Marcus Lemonis, host of CNBC's "The Profit," talks about his new show and his mission to save small businesses.
Manuel Medina, GroupTalent CEO, explains how his company allows workers to search for a new job without letting their current boss find out.
Kenny Dichter, Wheels Up founder & CEO, discusses the growing competition in the private jet industry and shares his plans to take private air travel to the next level by making it more affordable than ever.
Some of the best and brightest college graduates are passing up making a lot of money to work at start-ups and help revitalize U.S. cities. Venture for America fellows Paige Boehmcke, Jim Kahmann and Sean Lane discuss the program and their message for Washington.
The perception that I can get any film made is not true, said filmmaker Spike Lee discussing his plans to raise $1.25 million in 30 days to fund his next feature length film.
Bill Rancic, "The Apprentice" 1st season winner, discusses the challenges of small business owners to take their companies to the next level, and reveals his plans to team up with Intuit to launch a program designed to give small businesses a voice.
Shainiel Deo, CEO of HalfBrick, on why he believes his game "Fruit Ninja" has been downloaded over 500 million times by Internet users.