Categories How I Did It

Movies and reality TV, move over. Let's talk about what really happens behind a startup’s closed doors.

For one thing, entrepreneurship isn't as glamorous as the big screen would have you believe. (If you’re already working on your business, you probably know that.) But there's no better way to learn the ins and outs of starting a business than from the people who are one step ahead of you.

Read on for candid stories (including some embarrassing fails) from real-life startup founders.

8 Teen-Friendly Startup Conferences

If your teen or tween is interested in the startup scene, encourage them to attend the following events.

Next Steps After a Company Acquisition

So, your company’s been acquired. Now what?

YEC Member Spotlight: David Fix, GM, Don Farr Moving & Storage

David Fix explains why even the most hands-on leaders need to understand the art of delegation.

3 Classic Startup Mistakes to Avoid

Learn why entrepreneur Kathryn Minshew vows to never make these three startup mistakes again.