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The Case for Never Selling Your Company

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Growing up, I met a lot of hardworking people, the most influential being my parents. My father was an engineer who developed bridges and encouraged me to build something that would outlast me. That idea – to create something …

Entrepreneurship

The golden age of the air hostess

A Dutch man who collects stewardess outfits has attracted an enthusiastic following to his site Uniform Freak. He tells BBC Culture about his passion for the trolley dolly, and picks a few pieces that stand out.<p>Cliff Muskiet lives in a two-bedroom flat in Amsterdam. Lining the walls of his …

Your Guide to Marketing an Online Business

Online marketing has become the only real option for reaching the right target market for many businesses. Following is a simple guide to help you figure out where to spend your valuable time and resources to get the word out about your business and to start driving sales and revenue.<p>The promise of …

Marketing

What Leaders Really Do

The article reprinted here stands on its own, of course, but it can also be seen as a crucial contribution to a debate that began in 1977, when Harvard Business School professor Abraham Zaleznik published an HBR article with the deceptively mild title “Managers and Leaders: Are They Different?” The …

Management

7 Methods for Analyzing Your Great Idea Before You Bet the Company on It

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over the past decade I have advised more than 5,000 entrepreneurs on the feasibility of an idea. Often the most difficult task involved for any proposed concept is the proper analysis of that idea. Following a concise idea …

Product Management

Michigan Joins List Of Tesla-Hating States; Bans Direct Sales Of Cars

Even though only a few dozen Teslas have been sold to people in Michigan, and even though the electric vehicle maker has no storefront display …