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5 Steps to Starting Your Business From a Guy With 5 Exits

This is what separates the talkers from the doers.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a serial entrepreneur who’s achieved an impressive five exits, you might think social networking pioneer Andrew Weinreich would have a lot to say about how to build and sell a business. …

7 Steps to Tell You If Your Million Dollar Idea Can Be a Billion Dollar Business | Inc.com

Based on my own experience as a startup investor, and feedback from like-minded friends, we all get pitches for at least ten startup ideas for every one new business plan.<p>New business founders need to remember that investors fund business implementations, not ideas. In fact, investors will tell you …

Want a Billion Dollar Startup? Try These Industries, Says VC who Bet on Dropbox and TuneIn | Inc.com

Do you dream of launching a startup and having it become a multi-billion-dollar "unicorn" like Snap or Uber? If you do, there are few better people to listen to than Bryan Schreier, partner at the legendary Silicon Valley VC firm Sequoia Capital. In nine years at Sequoia (after stints at Morgan …

Tantiv4 Introduces Universal Smart Button Remote To Simplify Your Life

There are so many daily tasks and obligations in our lives that can fill our head make us easily distracted. From buying our weekly groceries and …

7 Things You Must Do Before Quitting Your Job or You're Screwed

Leaving your job to become your own boss without going broke requires setting the groundwork just right. Few people do.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The prospect of quitting your job and becoming your boss is both liberating and scary as hell. But, instead of being …

4 Steps to Reinventing Yourself After Hitting Rock Bottom

Failure is the unpleasant beginning of being reborn as an entrepreneur.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Hitting rock bottom -- as energetic, smart and business-savvy entrepreneurial -- types, this dreadful phrase is simply not in our vocabularies.<p>But it happens -- even …

Why you shouldn't quit your job to become a full-time entrepreneur

That call is hard to resist, especially as you imagine fleeing your cubicle to follow that gut feeling.<p>But McGinnis, a venture capitalist and private equity investor, suggests starting small: becoming a "10% entrepreneur."<p>According to McGinnis, a 10% entrepreneur invests just 10% of their time and …

5 Lessons From the World's Most Successful Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

<i>Morris Tabush, an Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) member from New York, is the Founder & President of Tabush Group, a leading cloud computing, technology solutions and IT services company. Morris attended the recent iConic event and found key learnings from many of the speakers in attendance.</i><p>Last …

Top five Persian restaurants in London

If you are tired of the usual kebabs and want to try an authentic Persian dish in London, visit one of the places chosen by the Guardian’s Saeed Kamali Dehghan<p>London probably has more Persian restaurants than any other western city apart from Los Angeles, or Tehrangeles as it is called by expat …

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10 Toys to Buy Your Budding Entrepreneur

Want to encourage your child to become an entrepreneur? Then these toys make the perfect holiday gifts.<p>What's left after the craze of holiday gift opening? Often just a giant pile of used wrapping paper, a large credit card bill, and some toys that your kids may or may not discard with boredom in a …

Want To Start A Solo Business In 2016? Here's Where The Growth Is

Looking to start a one-person business in 2016?<p>You’ll have plenty of company. Currently, 80.4% of U.S. firms are “nonemployer” businesses with no paid employees other than the owners. The country gained 4.4 million nonemployer firms between 2003 and 2013, bringing the total to 23 million, according …

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7 Tips to Build a Business While Working a Day Job

Many people dream of leaving their nine-to-five jobs to start their own businesses. Many successful entrepreneurs had to keep their day jobs until …

12 Essential Tips for Starting a Profitable Company

Here are a few things that I've learned along the way that will help you to starting a more profitable business.<p>How many business owners do you know that opened a business with the intention of that business failing? Hopefully that figure is low--like zero percent low. But failure is often a part …