20, Apr, 2019
Five Ways To Discover Business Ideas That Work For The Greater Good

Business Ideas

Entrepreneurs can make a meaningful difference by starting a purposeful business. Use these principles to discover and validate socially-conscious ideas that can have an impact on your community. JOHN SCHNOBRICH ON UNSPLASH For many entrepreneurs, the key motivation to start a business is seeking to solve an everyday problem or inconvenience—quite often one […]

The chase for arranging funds has been the most despicable aspect of any business entrepreneur’s existence from times of yore. Many aspirants abandon their dream to assemble, make, and improve and easily succumb to the poor situation without understanding that a good business thought will eventually pool in the abundance […]

In a strange competition that has been held in Oulu, Finland since 2014, people are required to pitch their business ideas to probable investors while standing in an ice hole. Called the Polar Bear Pitching competition, winners of the competition receive a prize of €10,000. Participants in the Polar Bear […]

The Nerdwax team wants to stop your glasses from sliding Sometimes the best business ideas come from the most trivial challenges. For Nashville-native Don Hejny, the light bulb turned on after his glasses slid down the bridge of his nose. The touring audio engineer-turned-entrepreneur set out to solve the slippery […]

OYO Ritesh Agarwal, founder and CEO of OYO In India, Ritesh Agarwal is something of a household name. Or, rather, a hotel name. The 25-year-old tech star is founder and CEO of the country’s largest hospitality chain, OYO, and, as of last year, its youngest major self-made entrepreneur, worth an […]

On Tuesday, Conde Nast International will launch Vogue Business, a fashion industry title that is aimed at professionals, after a turbulent couple of years for the publisher. Vogue Business will start as a newsletter, rather than a website, aiming for a niche audience over having broad reach. The new magazine […]

Omada Health CEO Sean Duffy. Sean Duffy is the CEO of Omada Health, a company (not a start-up) that works with health plans and employers to tackle type 2 diabetes and heart disease. The American healthcare system is in desperate need of improvement. Costs continue to rise in lockstep with […]

In a new episode of the DealMakers Podcast I interviewed Eric Ryan who has launched two very successful ventures. Together they’ve already raised more than $34 million in funding. One sold to SC Johnson. The other is doing 9 figures a year in sales. Following are a few of the […]

Forbes Africa in partnership with Busy Internet Ghana (ISP) has launched a new digital channel or application, known as forbes8, to enable local entrepreneurs to access opportunities for their business. The app-based service allows users to log in to watch, listen to seminars, interact with business leaders and provide an […]