Like many entrepreneurs, John Earle, owner of Johnny Cupcakes, built his successful business with the help of his family. How did this work for him? Just ask his Mom, Lorraine Earle, the CFO of Johnny Cupcakes.

Balancing a full time job and starting up a business can be tough. Find out how Sari Crevin, creator of Sippigrip, pursued her entrepreneurial dreams on the side.

Giving back was innovator Blake Mycoskie’s focus when he founded TOMS Shoes. His inspiring business model donates a pair of shoes to a child in need for every pair purchased.

Lastly, Sean Moore & his wife Denon, owners of The Denver Cupcake Truck took their sweet treats on the road with the help of their truck Clementine and the use of social media. Find out how The Denver Cupcake Truck used twitter and their blog to keep their business moving.

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  • Thom Ruhe Director of Entrepreneurship The Kauffman Foundation