Entrepreneurships & Startups

Selected Resources

The resources below are a combination of general industry information as well as specific job and internship posting sites for this industry.

Entrepreneurships

  • 10 Video Resources Every Entrepreneur Should Know: Great list of videos compiled by Endeavor.
  • 500 Startups: Resources and funding for entrepreneurs, events, networking opportunities and sites to search for startups.
  • An Entrepreneurial LifeThis student-friendly website provides helpful resources and articles such as starting your own company, skills needed for entrepreneurs and more.
  • AshokaLargest network of social entrepreneurs, which has provided startup financing, professional support and global connections across the business and social sectors.
  • CandidCareerWatch videos of entrepreneurs in various industries and fields.
  • Careers-in-businessResources and links for entrepreneurs.
  • EntrepreneurResources for starting your business for college-aged entrepreneurs.
  • Entrepreneur’s Organization: A global network of more than 8,000 business owners in 35 countries.
  • Gaebler: News and information for entrepreneurs from starting to maintaining your business.
  • Inc.Articles and resources for starting your own business.
  • MindTools: Article about skills and knowledge you need to start your own business.
  • Startup JournalThis section of the Wall Street Journal is dedicated to small business.
  • U.S. Small Business Administration: This independent agency of the federal government was created to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small-business concerns, providing financial assistance and online training.

Startups

  • Mashable:  This article lists a number of startup job posting sites.
  • StartUpHire: Job search site for startup positions, as well as blog postings about the job search.
  • StartuplyAdditional job search site for positions at startups.
  • Venture Loop: Job-search site for positions at venture-backed companies.

Selected Professional Associations

A professional association is an organization of people who have similar career interests. These membership- based organizations often offer a reduced rate for students that allow access to the many resources they provide. Professional association websites can also offer job/internship databases as well as opportunities to find mentors or other contacts.