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See 30 Amazing Places in North America

From stunning natural vistas to grand urban landscapes, from Canada to the Caribbean, these breathtaking photos transport you across the continent.<p>Home to nearly 600 million people, North America's immensity is matched only by its diversity. Simmering volcanoes, dazzling architecture, open …

National Parks

Pre-Money Vs. Post-Money: A Guide To These Key Terms For Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Funding rounds bring with them a whole new vocabulary and terms that business founders need to get familiar with, often in a hurry. You’ll probably …

Venture Capital

Jeff Bezos reveals Amazon has 100 million Prime members in letter to shareholders

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has released his latest annual shareholder letter.<p>In the letter, Bezos stressed the importance of having high standards in …

Jeff Bezos

A Guide to Men’s Dress Codes for All Occasions

Although dress codes are designed to provide guidance on what to wear, they can often make choosing an outfit more complex. With all their […]

Men's Fashion

Expert Concierges are Upping the Ante of Building Services

In Miami, residents can have access to everything from on-staff mechanics to tend to their supercars to in-house art curators to build their …

You Can Start This 6-Figure Service Business Tomorrow Morning for Under $100

The people delivering bread to grocery stores make good money but never get a vacation. That's a lucrative problem you can solve.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>About a year ago, I wrote an article about a six-figure service business that you can start for less than a …

How to get started with Facebook advertising: A step-by-step guide

<b></b><b>Organic success on Facebook may have become harder for brands in the past few years – and will become all the more so with the upcoming change to its</b> …

Marketing

23 startups that became unicorns in 2017, scoring valuations of $1 billion or more

A year ago, the venture capital industry looked like it was going to tighten its belt and bring valuations back to earth. But in 2017, venture investment continued to flow heavily and is on track to match or exceed dollars deployed in 2016, says PitchBook, a database that tracks such deals.<p>Mega …

Four Tips From a 27-year-old Who Has Traveled to Every Country in the World

At 27-years-old, Sal Lavallo has already accomplished some of the travel goals that even seasoned explorers only dream of.<p>In November, he became one …

A Neuroscientist Reveals The Most Important Choice You Can Make in Life

Choose wisely.<p>According to Moran Cerf, a neuroscientist at Northwestern University who has been studying decision-making for over a decade, the …

Northwestern University

8 Proven Ways to Make Money in Real Estate

You don't need an enormous amount of capital to find and execute lucrative deals.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Real estate has produced more wealth than any other industry in the history of time. However, people still remain skeptical about entering into the fray. …

7 Online Business Ideas That Could Make You Rich

These three industries could make you rich when you start your next business online.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're at all interested in starting your own online business, there's no time like the present. We live in a golden age of wealth. As much as the …

7 psychological negotiation tactics that can save you money

<i>MM note: Negotiation is at the heart of selling, making, and saving more money. It's truly an art and the more you practice the better you get. And the better you get at negotiating the more mone you can save (& make!). Through a recent conversation, I asked MM reader Win Warfield (yes, coolest</i> …

Real Estate

20 Truths About Billionaires That Nobody Understands

The world has billions of people but only a few billionaires.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Successful individuals are known for sharing similar habits such as waking-up early, saving, providing value to others, and taking calculated risks. But, sometimes the person or …

8 Ways to Earn Full-Time Income From Your Hobby | Inc.com

A study in the <i>Annals of Behavioral Medicine</i> found that people who engaged in leisure activities were 34% less stressed and 18% less sad while enjoying their hobbies. Odds are good you don't need to be told that leisure activities are fun and make us feel good. The problem is, you may not have the …

Real Estate

5 things wealthy Americans look for when buying luxury homes for over $10 million

The luxury real estate market in destinations such as Hawaii's Big Island has drastically changed through the years to accommodate a thriving full …

Real Estate

This Is The Cold Email I Used to Connect With C-Level Execs at 22 of the World's Biggest Companies

With little more than a subject line and a body, I was able to establish rapport, build a client base and generate revenue for my company.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Sending a cold email can make you feel like a scientist searching for alien life -- once it shoots …

10 Tips for Creating a Luxury Brand in a New Market - Small Business Trends

Finding a place for a product or service in an already established marketplace can be hard enough. If you add the extra elements of trying to blaze a …

17 Passive Income Ideas for Automating Your Cash Flow

Putting your effort in upfront and collecting the returns forever after is the foundation of financial freedom.<p>Entrepreneur, software engineer, author, blogger and founder of WanderlustWorker.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Passive income has long been the holy grail …

Here's how Warren Buffett pays such a low tax rate

Capital gains: It's not "income" until you sell<p>Last year, Warren Buffett reported about $11.6 million in gross income on his tax return, and paid $1.85 million in federal income taxes. His 16% effective tax rate already sounds low, until you consider that his net worth increased by $12 <i>billion</i> in …

3 Ways to Build A Mobile App With No Tech Skills

The challenge may sound insurmountable, but here are paths forward for even the least tech savvy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With mobile being one of the most lucrative industries today, many startups are launching their own applications despite having no background …

20 Romantic Date Ideas for Any Budget

Why Indian SaaS Startups Are Set To Rule The World

The Indian software-as-a-service (SaaS) ecosystem is witnessing an increase in activity in terms of new startups emerging and establishing themselves. There’s a belief within the industry that by 2025, India will become the SaaS hub of the world. SaaS is a software distribution model in which …

Startups

This Startup Is Delivering Luxury Holidays To The Masses

There’s something nice about luxury holidays. Maybe it’s the five-star accommodation. Or the four course dinners. Or the proximity to globally iconic landmarks. Likely, it’s a combination of all three. And the countless other glamorous amenities that are offered on these types of holidays. But the …

Hospitality

7 Things Grandpa Joe Taught My Brother and Me About Entrepreneurship

The example and wisdom of a revered elder has reverberated in the lives of his two entrepreneurial grandsons.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>My brother, Matthew, and I can credit a lot of our success to our Grandpa Joe. After all, he’s the one who introduced us to …

How to Make at Least $1,000 Your First Month of Ecommerce

Growing your brand and acquiring customers during the first month of business is crucial, even if you're not profitable.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The thought of making money while you sleep is enticing. Imagine waking up in the morning to your biggest order of the …

eCommerce

Shiftgig raises $20M more to connect hourly workers with open jobs

The rise in on-demand services from the likes of Uber, Lyft and Postmates is fuelling a new workforce of freelancers in the service industry who are not tied to single places of employment and can work hours that are more suitable to them. Now a similar kind of flexibility is finding its way into …

Small Business Lessons From Billion Dollar Brands

If you want to be like Ralph Lauren, you have to start by thinking like Ralph Lifshitz.<p>Apple, Nike, Starbucks, Ralph Lauren: They all come to mind when we think of successful brands. These billion-dollar companies grow not just because their products are good (many businesses sell great products), …

Business Strategy

18 Things to Know Before You Date an Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurs never get tired talking about the empires they are building and seek someone who never gets bored listening.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So, you want to date an entrepreneur. (This could be the name of the next big game show.) It’s a wild ride, and if …

A year ago, I quit my job to start a business — here's what I wish someone had told me at the beginning

My goal was to create a life where I could travel more, learn more, have greater ownership over my time, and work in my pajamas.<p>I spent six months preparing, but I still wasn't prepared for the plot twists, the highs, and the lows.<p>Over the last 12 months, I've collaborated with 29 clients from …