Budding entrepreneurs

Aug 15, 2006
Inc.com today announced that 9-year-old Siena Jeakle of Seattle won its Best Lemonade Stand in America contest. They may not have won, but four New Jersey brothers think they've got the right stuff. Alex Goldmark has the story.
Posted In: Entrepreneurship

Americans lead entrepreneurial pack

Aug 10, 2006
Americans are in a league of their own when it comes to starting innovative businesses. That's the word today from Global Entrepreneurship Monitor, but the report isn't entirely rosy for the US. Steve Tripoli has the story.
Posted In: Entrepreneurship

Prescription for Bid Rx: Drug buying options

Aug 4, 2006
A new website hopes to do for prescription drugs what eBay did for auctions. Helen Palmer reports.
Posted In: Entrepreneurship, Health

No patents on gender ratio

Aug 4, 2006
Women scientists trail their male counterparts in patenting their ideas, according to a new study. That means they could be missing out on billions of dollars of patent royalties. Janet Babin reports.
Posted In: Entrepreneurship, Washington

Entrepreneurs eye Cuba

Aug 2, 2006
The health of Cuban leader Fidel Castro remains a state secret, but the partying has already begun in Miami. Entrepreneurs there are trying to figure out if they'll have a role after the leader is out of power. Dan Grech reports.
Posted In: Canada, Entrepreneurship

Carmelo Scuderi's legacy just revving up

Aug 1, 2006
As consumers turn to more fuel-efficient cars, the work of Carmelo Scuderi comes closer to reality. The widely-respected engineer and entrepreneur isn't a big auto name yet — but that might change if his final big idea passes the test. Steve Tripoli has the story.
Posted In: Entrepreneurship

Business plan hustle

Jul 25, 2006
There's a lot of bunk in business. You say something that sounds business-y often enough and it starts to stick. Sean Cole has a case in point.
Posted In: Canada, Entrepreneurship

New test promises safe fish faster

Jul 24, 2006
There's been increasing concern about fish and mercury levels lately, and now there's a company that hopes to reel in profits with a new method of testing fish for mercury. Rachel Dornhelm reports.
Posted In: Entrepreneurship

Mini-mani and pedi

Jul 21, 2006
What do kids want these days? You might find the answer at your neighborhood spa. Steve Tripoli reports on the grownup tastes today's of tweens and teens.
Posted In: Entrepreneurship

A roadster that's electric

Jul 20, 2006
Los Angeles Times car critic Dan Neil reports that the new Tesla proves the electric car is alive and well — and very fast!
Posted In: Entrepreneurship