Eric Partaker, co-CEO & founder of Chilango, explains why the company chose crowdfunding over traditional bank or investment financing.
Daymond John, FUBU founder, discusses how the "Shark Tank" has changed the way he thinks about the way the entrepreneur economy operates.
When her border collie struggled to see the Frisbee on a sunny day during a game of fetch, Roni Di Lullo decided to invent Doggles, a pair of tinted goggles for dogs. Now nearly 20 years later, Doggles has turned into a $3 million dollar company.
Xavier Rolet, CEO of the London Stock Exchange, talks about Europe, the U.K. and small and medium sized enterprises.
CNBC's Kate Rogers follows up on a story about a small business owner who unwittingly had his entire bank account seized by the IRS.
Trevor Traina, IfOnly CEO, explains how his company allows clients to create memories by offering different types of experiences.
A dairy farmer and a convenience store owner are fighting to get back money they say was wrongfully seized by the IRS.
In a world where it's easy to latch onto the most current food trends, it takes bravery to be authentic. But the rewards are worth it.
American actor Lyle Waggoner took his talent off camera to start an entertainment industry trailer company that caters to Hollywood stars on set.
Xania Wong, founder and CEO of JOBDOH, explains that its core business is actually to match employers to temporary staff but there was a demand for fake romantic partners for hire.
A fresh crop of floral startups are shaking up the way consumers look at Valentine’s Day. The Bouqs Company, BloomThat and UrbanStems are just three newer ventures catering to consumers who want eco-friendly flowers this holiday season, with on-demand options. CNBC's Kate Rogers speaks with a "local artisan" to find out how the new on-demand option works.
Fed Chairman Janet Yellen addresses the macroeconomic challenges created by rising student debt.
One entrepreneur has 60-seconds to convince a panel of experts her start-up has what it takes to be the next big thing.
Jeff Kinney, "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" author, discusses how he turned his best-selling children's books into a half billion dollar empire.
Lots of people can make great things in the kitchen, but there's a world of difference between cooking at home and cooking for paying customers. Here's what you need to know about taking the next step.
Former television host Scot Rubin cashed out his 401k only to stare bankruptcy in the face before flash freezing his way to success with liquid nitrogen.
Marc Morial, former mayor of New Orleans and President & CEO of National Urban League, along with Joe Watkins, Former George H.W. Bush White House Aide and Republican Strategist, discuss the presidential candidates and their stances on economic issues.
WSI Sports CEO Joel Wiens and Zeel Founder & CEO Samer Hamadeh discuss the on-demand, sharing economy and how it's changing the overall economy.
One small business is trying to break its own record for chicken wing sales on Super Bowl weekend.
Uber is a Super Bowl sponsor for the first time, paying to be the official ride-sharing app. In exchange, it will get special access to parking near Levi's Stadium.