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  • Crowdtilt Wants to Help Crowdfund Your Next Block Party Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013 | 11:25 AM ET
    Largest crowd funded party to date.

    James Beshara wants to solve the "nightmare" of collecting money from friends and family with his social crowdfunding site Crowdtilt.

  • Snapchat: Now You See It, Now You Don't  Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 11:50 AM ET

    Evan Spiegel, Snapchat CEO and co-founder, discusses his company's plans to monetize an app that allows users to send pictures that disappear in 10 seconds.

  • 'Emerging Managers' Begin Growing Trend  Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 6:42 AM ET

    Thalius Hecksher, Apex Funds, explains how the entrepreneurial spirit is encouraging some hedge fund managers to leave big investment firms and strike out on their own.

  • Crowdtilt: Crowdfund Your Next Block Party  Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    Crowdtilt CEO James Beshara delivers his Power Pitch. Does his social crowdfunding site have what it takes to succeed?

  • Sports Fantasies Are on Tap at Startup Fandeavor.com Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 12:47 PM ET
    Former ASU quarterback Brock Osweiler, pictured at far left, and fan Jonathan Leiterman, who used startup Fandeavor.

    Fandeavor.com offers unique game-day experiences for fans, and was funded by the VegasTech Fund. Led by Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh, the fund is part of a broader push to revitalize downtown Las Vegas.

  • Reinventing Your Mobile Karma  Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 11:50 AM ET

    Robert Gaal, Karma founder & CEO, explains how mobile users can create free "social bandwidth" by sharing data.

  • Power Pitch: Marketing BioLite Worldwide  Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 1:20 PM ET

    BioLite CEO and co-founder Jonathan Cedar makes the case for his clean energy product business; and CNBC's Diana Olick and Jon Steinberg, Buzzfeed president and COO.

  • It's Entrepreneurship Week: How to Be Your Own Boss Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 12:24 PM ET
    Entrepreneur Joseph Schlesinger has used Kickstarter, the crowd sourced website, to raise funding for his company ArcBotics.

    In honor of the seventh annual National Entrepreneurship Week, the SBA is hosting a series of webinars for entrepreneurs on everything from crowd-funding innovation to starting an urban farm.

  • The State of Our Union Depends on Small Business Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013 | 2:15 PM ET
    President Barack Obama gives the State of the Union address on February 12, 2013.

    As striking as President Obama’s recent State of the Union speech was in its vision, there was little said on support for Main Street. Guest columnist Beth Solomon makes the case for debt-refinancing.

  • How BioLite Plans to Cook Up Clean Profits Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013 | 1:32 PM ET

    BioLite grabbed attention during the hurricane with its portable stove that can generate electricity and charge mobile gadgets. Here's the CEO's 60-second pitch. Are you in or out?

  • Genband's 'Office to Go'  Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013 | 7:41 AM ET

    Charles Vogt, Genband CEO, discusses his company's alliance with Samsung Mobile and its plans to "disrupt" the business landscape.

  • M-7 Technologies factory in Youngstown, Ohio.

    This city, long known as a Rust Belt community, has transformed into a hub for advanced manufacturing and technology.

  • Symcat CEO: Symptoms to Solutions  Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 1:36 PM ET

    Symcat CEO Craig Monsen makes his Power Pitch to CNBC's John Carney and Mo Koyfman, Spark Capital.

  • Power Rundown: Sip Heard Around the World  Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 1:36 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells and Cindy Perman weigh in on Sen. Marco Rubio's sip from a Poland Spring bottle of water during the State of the Union.

  • Symcat: Symptoms to Solutions Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 11:16 AM ET

    Symcat CEO & Founder Craig Monsen makes his 60 second pitch.

  • Small Business Confidence Barely Budged in January Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 7:32 AM ET

    Small-business owners' confidence was virtually flat in January, as entrepreneurs failed to recoup losses sparked by December's scare about the so-called "fiscal cliff," according to the NFIB.

  • Managers—Don't Hate Them, Pity Them! Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 12:14 PM ET

    You think you've got it bad - your manager has it really tough. In this new book, the authors explain what managers are good for ... and why we should cut them some slack.

  • Just because you're a small-business owner doesn't make you immune to security issues. Here are five tips for protecting your company.

  • Beyond Food Trucks: More Businesses Go Mobile Thursday, 7 Feb 2013 | 10:50 AM ET
    Colin, 30, and Trevor Lyman, 27, are brothers and co-founders of CrackedMacScreen, a mobile business that operates out of cars in Washington, D.C.

    Taking a cue from food trucks, savvy entrepreneurs are forgoing costly storefronts and instead running small businesses from their cars. So what's the downside?

  • A new Kauffman Foundation report highlights policy recommendations to jump start entrepreneurial growth. The report coincided with an annual, industry discussion that offered a hopeful outlook for 2013.

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