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[WATCH] Ren Zhengfei was a poor but genius inventor who got fired from his second job and started Huawei with just US$3,000

He may be worth US$1.3 billion today, but Huawei's founder was born poor, and had to eat cheap cereal crops to survive.
Being a founder isn't just about getting funding and clients.

22 founders share the one thing they wished they’d known before starting a business

Most people know the struggle of trying to find the perfect idea and get funding. But many don't know about the loneliness of being an entrepreneur.
Celinne Da Costa, age 28, earned $32,000 a month through her brand consultancy services.

I’m a millennial who went from earning $30,000 a year to earning $30,000 a month by launching my own business. Here are the 5 steps I took to br...

Celinne Da Costa turned her annual income into a monthly one. Here's how she did it, from traveling the world to helping entrepreneurs create brands.
Ariel Kramer (left) has seen hundreds of CEOs and entrepreneurs pitch their startups at tech conferences.

I’ve witnessed hundreds of CEOs pitch their startups — here’s how I know which ones are going to succeed

In my decade of experience, I've noticed that the CEOs who have that memorable "wow" factor tend to also have these five traits.

K-Swiss just dropped a new line of $70 shoes designed specially ‘for CEOs’ — take a look at ‘The Startup’ collection

"These aren't sneakers for athletes. These are sneakers for CEOs," K-Swiss says on its website, about its new "Startup" shoes.

K-Swiss just dropped a new line of $70 shoes designed specially ‘for CEOs’ — take a look at ‘The Startup’ collection

"These aren't sneakers for athletes. These are sneakers for CEOs," K-Swiss says on its website, about its new "Startup" shoes.
Don't make some of these startup mistakes.

9 of the biggest mistakes startup entrepreneurs make

Founders of successful startups shared the biggest mistakes they see entrepreneurs make that can hinder the growth of their businesses.
Now-mogul Elon Musk managed to survive on a mere $1 per day when he immigrated from South Africa to Canada. He later became a US citizen in 2002.

13 successful tech leaders who struggled as immigrants before making it in America

Before these tech industry leaders hit the big time, they were immigrants trying to make it in the United States.
Fashion designer Alexander Wang.

Alexander Wang explains how bucking the fashion industry by building catwalks on busy streets and tourist hot spots is helping his brand

Alexander Wang has built a strong reputation over the last 15 years, and sees his fashion label's future in consumers, not industry gatekeepers.
Fashion designer Alexander Wang.

How Alexander Wang went from 20-year-old college dropout to head of a global fashion empire beloved by Rihanna, Kanye, and the Kardashians

Fifteen years into his career, Alexander Wang is one of the world's best known designers, and is now looking for longevity.