Chanell Robertson

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25 Free Online Courses To Equip You With Valuable Skills

Now that the inspirational sparkle of the new year has worn off, you may be falling back into your old routines and habits. Statistically, you …

5 Productivity Tools To Keep You and Your Business on Track in 2016

When you’re running a business, time is your most valuable resource. Each day, entrepreneurs are inundated with endless emails, phone calls and …

5 Ways to Hack a Business Plan

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you're building gadgets, selling software or starting a nonprofit, your starting point is a vision, which gets turned into a plan of action. In business, your plan is the road map that will help you pinpoint the answers to some of …

A Beginner’s Guide to NSDate in Swift

If I was ever asked what’s one of the most common stuff I do among all projects, then I would have answered that dealing with dates is definitely one …

How to speed up your PC for free

After a while, every PC starts to show its age. Programs that used to be lightning fast suddenly start to go slow, tasks that used to take five …

Software

How To: Make Your Own Bad USB

Hello, everyone!<p>Many of you don't even know about my existence here on Null Byte, so I thought of contributing something rather interesting. …

Cybersecurity

Feel stuck after learning the basics? Here’s how to learn beyond HTML and CSS

Ok, so you are well after learning and reading some books about CSS and or HTML, and the next thing is “I want to build a site”.<p>But how can you go …

Freelancer.com code exposes bids to competitors

<b>UPDATE</b> Pay-peanuts-get-monkeys project auction site Freelancer.com seems to have had its own site built on cents-per-hour rates, and has ended up …

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10 Best HTML5 Books For Beginner Web Developers

Sophia Smith Reply<p>8:04 AM A+ A-<p>https://www.imustread.com/2015/10/best-html5-books-beginner-web-developer.html<p>Becoming a pro in HTML5 isn't much of a …

Web Design

Porting Chrome Extensions to Firefox with WebExtensions

After reading last month’s “Let’s Write a Web Extension,” I was inspired to try and port a real-world add-on to a WebExtension. Specifically, I tried …

Web Development

10. Event-Driven Programming — How to Think Like a Computer Scientist: Learning with Python 3

10. Event-Driven Programming¶<p>Most programs and devices like a cellphone respond to <i>events</i> — things that happen. For example, you might move your …

Python Programming

The one thing every programmer should do to succeed in the tech industry, according to an ex-Microsoft engineer

Borozdin had one piece of advice for aspiring engineers and developers.<p>"I would advise folks in software to do one thing, and that's write," he told Business Insider. "Learn how to write ... It's actually useful. You need to know how to express yourself. And it's really tough for a lot of engineers …

Tech Industry

How to Overcome the Challenges of First Time Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs, whether starting the next Uber or opening a wedding planning service, all face some of the same basic challenges. I have seen many …

Entrepreneurship

Startup Growth - Factors that Influence Startup Success in 2018

Factors that Influence Startup Success<p>​<p>From investment to funding and from pivots and scaling.<br>Here're exclusive startup growth stats that contribute …

Startups

Startups: Why Giving Stuff Away For Free Is The Best Marketing Tool

Startups – giving stuff away for free is the best marketing tool. This story demonstrates why. Austin has been named the best American city for startups, according to a report by the Kauffman Foundation and the surprising second is Miami. The data is part of an infographic exploring Factors that …

Startups

For Busy Entrepreneurs

Best Tablets for Small Business and Entrepreneurs<p>Tablets have grown enormously in popularity over the last few years and there are more options to …

Your Expert Field Guide To Finding Startup Investors

There are plenty of ways to track down potential investors, but they aren’t all created equal.<p>Preparing for a round of series A funding can take a long time. My team and I have spent the better half of the past year reading up. I’ve had to get to know hundreds of investors in order to see whether …

Launching A Startup? Ask Yourself These Questions First

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>I frequently meet entrepreneurs who have great ideas, but more often than not, there’s no clear answer as to how these ideas will turn in a …

Five mistakes entrepreneurs make and how to avoid them

<i>This sponsored post is produced by Desk.com.</i><p>You have to be a special kind of crazy to start your own company. According to Bloomberg, eight out of ten new businesses fail in the first 18 months. That’s nuts! But seasoned veterans will tell you that it doesn’t have to be that bad. At Desk.com, we …

Entrepreneurship

5 Lessons Young Entrepreneurs Mostly Learn the Hard Way

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is hard, and the difficulties often are compounded when you’re a young person beginning the entrepreneurial journey. There are many moving parts and resources you need but may not have access to.<p>I’m 34-years-old now …

6 Things First-Time Entrepreneurs Need to Do Next

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So, you had a great idea that you managed to turn into a business. You have a few partners-in-crime, your product has launched and maybe you even raised some money. But now what?<p>If you are starting your first business, you may feel a …

Top Entrepreneurs And Investors Share Their Best Fundraising Tips For Startups

Entrepreneurs start with an idea and a notion of how they can bring a new product or service into the world. But quickly, they need money to turn that vision into reality. The fledgling CEO’s job can often become one of constant fundraising—or the difficult decision to forgo outside money …

Venture Capital

12 Ways to Hire a Winning Startup Team | Inc.com

<i>How can a first-time entrepreneur establish a great recruiting process? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Shuba Swaminathan, Jane of many trades, on Quora:</b><p>There are a few best practices to keep in mind.<p><b>Hire people smarter than yourself.</b> Enough said.• <b><br>Know who you</b> …

Employment

How to define the building blocks of an awesome business plan

<i>Mashable's</i> latest #BizChats Twitter chat, sponsored by Wells Fargo Works for Small Business discussed how professionals can get their business off …