Founders Forum

David Tisch: How to Launch a Great Start-up

The NYC TechStars managing director and host Scott Gerber go deep on what separates winning start-ups from the throngs of also-rans.

Sales Lessons From Barbara Corcoran and Sara Blakely

Barbara Corcoran and Sara Blakely, the founder of Spanx, spill their sales secrets at the Inc. Women's Summit.

How to Manage Your Online Reputation

Online feedback can be a painful wound--or a powerful tool--for your business image. Angie's List founder Angie Hicks offers tips.

How Bill Bartmann Lost It All and Got It Back

Bill Bartmann lost $3.5 billion and his company. Some people would have been discouraged by that.

Marc Ecko is Not Giving Up

After a brutal year during which he was forced to sell off millions in retail assets, the urban wear entrepreneur is back, and he has an audacious goal.

The Woman Behind Angie's List

Need a plumber? An electrician? Go ask Angie Hicks, founder of Angie's List. Here, she tells her story.

"It's Going to Be Big"

Marc Ecko always had the dream. Over time -- it wasn't easy -- he developed the skills. Here, he talks about how he got smart, why his billion-dollar clothing company is really a marketing company, and what a T-shirt king can learn from going upscale

Pandora's Long Strange Trip

Online radio that's cool, addictive, free, and-just maybe-a lasting business.