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7 Patient Strategies for Growing Your Business Online

The sooner you stop believing in magic formulas for success the better.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In case you haven’t noticed, there are more than a few entrepreneurs online daily talking and marketing the same kind of business, and offering the same services. You …

Business Strategy

8 Invaluable Business Lessons Learned From 8 Years Of Running My Own Business

If you've ever want to run your own business but have been too worried to take the leap, I was too. Here are eight of the most important things I've learned in my eight years running my own thing.<p>I started my business eight years ago. I told my wife that we'd make this a year by year thing fully …

Become a Millionaire With These 7 Habits

These seven habits will help you earn a lot of money and achieve financial independence.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from the Brian Tracy’s book</i> Million Dollar Habits<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes | IndieBound<p>You must …

Self-improvement

If You Don't Want to Be Fired From Your Startup, Founders Should Remember These 3 Things

Not being in alignment with your board can cause troubles even founders can't manage<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s a sad reality, but many chief executives and company founders get fired. Even the great ones like Apple's Steve Jobs and JetBlue's David Neeleman get …

Leadership

Collapsed luxury phone manufacturer Vertu is auctioning its $20,000 phones for 'cheap'

A few months ago, iconic British phone manufacturer Vertu announced that it would enter liquidation after encountering financial difficulties. Now, it’s auctioning the contents of its UK factory, giving the world a window into tech’s most extravagant phone brand.<p>Most people never owned a Vertu …

I Started My Business on a Spreadsheet -- Here's Why All Bootstrapped Companies Need to Start Lean

Start small, prove out the real business need, concentrate on learning how to sell or convert and then retain customers, and you're setting yourself up for bootstrapped business success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In late 2012, I was burned out. I basically had two …

Entrepreneurship

Why Tesla Motors Is Fueling Up on Debt

Elon Musk is an entrepreneur in a bubble.<p>Forced to choose between issuing a bit more of Tesla’s turbocharged stock or tapping the overheated junk-bond market to finance the Model 3 ramp-up, Mr. Musk, the company’s founder, opted for the latter. It raises execution risk for the $60 billion …

Fully-furnished shipping containers form unique prefab hotel in Manchester

Architecture firm Chapman Taylor just unveiled images of the recently completed Holiday Inn Express at Manchester’s Trafford City – the first hotel …

Prefab Homes