GO
Loading...

Entrepreneurs

More

  • Small Firms Benefit by Outsourcing Mundane Tasks Monday, 19 Nov 2012 | 9:45 AM ET

    Small businesses are using technology to operate more efficiently and cost-effectively. Many get to a point where it makes sense to consider outsourcing the most basic of daily operational chores.

  • Steve Blank, Stanford University consulting professor, explains how entrepreneurs are likely to become the "key part of the revitalization of our economy in the 21st century."

  • GDP Impact of Jumping Off 'Fiscal Cliff'     Monday, 19 Nov 2012 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman takes a look at how a stalemate over budget talks will impact jobs, the economy and markets, with CNBC's Rick Santelli, and Steve Case, Startup America founder and chairman.

  • Making a Case For the Entrepreneurial Spirit     Monday, 19 Nov 2012 | 8:04 AM ET

    Steve Case, Startup America founder and chairman, discusses how compromises on taxes and spending will likely fuel American's entrepreneurial spirit and create jobs.

  • Is John McAfee at the 'Heart of Darkness'? Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 7:35 PM ET

    It's been a dramatic turn of events for John McAfee, the former tech entrepreneur who was once worth more than $100 million and is now wanted for questioning in the murder of his neighbor in Belize.

  • The fifth and final film in the franchise grossed an estimated $30.4 million from Thursday night and midnight shows in North America.

  • Startup Airbnb, an online marketplace that aggregates short-term rental listings, has debuted a new feature to filter search results by neighborhoods. But is the site trustworthy and safe?

  • A Florida businessman says he will add a 5 percent surcharge to customers' bills to offset what he says are the costs of Obamacare. He's also reducing his employees' hours.

  • Viacom Beats Expectations, Pushes to Tackle DVR Issue Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 1:24 PM ET

    Viacom shares traded higher on Wednesday after the media giant reported better-than-expected earnings, on lower costs. But one problem plaguing the company is a drop in ratings thanks, in part, to DVR viewing.

  • Six Ways to Get Free Wi-Fi When You Travel Thursday, 15 Nov 2012 | 11:54 AM ET

    Looking to avoid Wi-Fi charges while traveling? Here are six strategies for accessing free Internet service while you're on the road.

  • Creating Startup Communities Everywhere Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 3:53 PM ET

    We are shifting into a network society that is a product of the post-information era. Startups, and entrepreneurs, are at the core of this reinvention of the way we work and live.

  • Missing: Banks & Small Biz CEOs     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 2:58 PM ET

    Insight on the President's meeting with business CEOs, with Todd McCracken, National Small Business Association, and Kathryn Wylde, Partnership for New York City.

  • IMPACT 2012: Job Creation Through Innovation     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 11:45 AM ET

    Peter Diamandis, X Prize Foundation founder & CEO, explains why he thinks innovation is the key to job creation in America.

  • Why High-Impact Entrepreneurship Matters Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 11:37 AM ET

    Recently, Bono admitted to  “humbling” realizations about foreign aid:   “job creators and innovators are ... the key, and aid is just a bridge.” It’s no secret: the world needs jobs.

  • Richard Branson on How to Use Age to Your Advantage Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 10:18 AM ET

    For senior entrepreneurs who want to remain active, creative and productive in their pre-retirement or retirement years, Sir Richard Branson offers some advice.

  • Small Businesses Turn to Alternative Lenders Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 10:08 AM ET

    A new crop of alternative lenders such as Kabbage are using software—and sometimes Facebook activity—to gauge businesses and review loan requests within minutes. But the loans can come with hefty fees.

  • Venture Capital Meets the Fiscal Cliff     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 8:14 AM ET

    Mark Siegel, Menlo Ventures, discusses how the fiscal cliff is impacting private money, and why it's important to keep capital gains taxes low.

  • Some Entrepreneurs Succeed In Spite of Economy     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 12:00 AM ET

    Bryan Pearce of Ernst & Young and Lesa Mitchell of the Kauffman Foundation discuss a new study of more than 600 entrepreneurs who are "defying gravity," succeeding in a difficult economy.

  • Zynga Does a Management Shakeup Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 5:29 PM ET

    Zynga is doing a major management shakeup as it shifts to focus more on mobile.

  • Mark Cuban Takes Issue With Facebook Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 4:20 PM ET

    Mark Cuban started a firestorm on Tuesday when he said he’s considering alternatives to Facebook for promoting news about his team the Dallas mavericks.

Contact Entrepreneurs

  • CNBC NEWSLETTERS

    Get the best of CNBC in your inbox

    › Learn More