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MIT's Mind-Blowing Solutions to the 9 Hardest Startup Problems

Deciding how big you want the company to be and change its strategy, organization, and processes while sustaining the culture.<p>If you aspire to be a successful startup leader, it helps to know how to solve the toughest challenges you'll face.<p>When I was a graduate student at MIT, professors …

Essential enablers for implementing a modern product strategy

<b>Continuous improvement across your entire mix of products and services is essential to innovate and stay competitive nowadays. Digital disruption</b> …

How Intermittent Fasting Affects Your Metabolism

Can intermittent fasting really boost your metabolism to help you lose weight? Our nutritionist has the facts about this recent diet trend.<p>“Don’t eat …

Holistic Medicine

Army of Nanorobots Successfully Strangles Cancerous Tumors

Tiny moving robots made of DNA are being used to deliver cancer drugs.<p>Nearly 1.7 million new cases of cancer are detected in the United States each …

5 Things This Serial Entrepreneur Does Again and Again That Makes Millions

Jesse Itzler, of Zico coconut water, the Atlanta Hawks, and 100 Mile Man, on what it takes to launch more than one venture, and the success principles he swears by.<p>Jesse Itzler is a man of many hats. He's the co-owner of the NBA's Atlanta Hawks, partner in ZICO Coconut Water, founder of Marquis …

How Bill Gates aims to clean up the planet

It’s a simple idea: strip CO2 from the air and use it to produce carbon-neutral fuel. But can it work on an industrial scale?<p>It’s nothing much to look at, but the tangle of pipes, pumps, tanks, reactors, chimneys and ducts on a messy industrial estate outside the logging town of Squamish in western …

Bill Gates

Google Opens Up Its Tech Training Program to All, Giving You a Reason to Learn New Skills

Google is offering 10,000 Americans access to subsidized online courses with the hope of recruiting some of the students.<p>If you want to work at Google someday but aren’t sure you have the resume for it, the company wants to train you. To help prospective employees bridge skills gaps, the tech giant …

Customer Service

Warren Buffett Says This 1 Simple Habit Separates Successful People From Everyone Else

The 87-year-old chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway once gave us a breakthrough principle of taking charge of one's life. Let's revisit it.<p>Billionaire Warren Buffett, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, is 87 years old and still capturing the world's attention as the second richest …

How To Attract $4 Million In Client Revenue Through Content Marketing

Julia McCoy dropped out of college at 19. By 21, she started her own content creation agency.<p>Now, five years later at 26 years old, McCoy’s agency, Express Writers, just broke $4 million in sales.<p>All of McCoy’s new client acquisition is done through content marketing. That’s right: <i>every</i> paying …

Neuroscience: This Simple 10-Minute Exercise Will Give Your Brain an Immediate and Lasting Boost

Scientists say it can give you a 14 percent gain in cognitive performance.<p>There are times when we need to have all our brain cells working at their very best to help us make the right decision, or solve a difficult problem, or do well on a test or examination. But, as we all know, our minds …

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Business Website

In today’s world, an amazing amount of business happens exclusively online. Whether it’s an online store or simply a remote service business, low overhead, brick-and-mortar free companies are dominating the marketplace.<p>Even if your business isn’t web-exclusive, you can still gain a lot from a …

The artists who turned vegan skincare into big business

<b>The tiny factory for Meow Meow Tweet in the New York countryside can be a little misleading.</b><p>Full pots of melted ingredients simmer on electric stoves. An employee switches between using a whisk, an electric beater and a spatula.<p>Canisters storing coconut oil, baking soda and arrowroot powder line …

Skin Care

This Entrepreneur Went From Felon to CEO of a Million-Dollar Business. How Did He Do It?

What you can learn from these experts' advice.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Mario Armstrong says that when people -- especially entrepreneurs -- lose their <i>way,</i> it's often because they lose their <i>why.</i> They forget the reason …

Entrepreneurship

Why you should stop eating white rice, according to a physician

From a nutritional standpoint, white rice pales in comparison to its whole grain cousin, brown rice.<p>It gets digested quickly, is rapidly processed …

Why More Is So Less For Indian Entrepreneurs

"The more the investors show interest in you, better the bargain you can strike"<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>The disparity between the stakes of entrepreneurs of the two ecosystems …

Venture Capital

The 6 Simple Steps Elon Musk Uses to Solve Any Problem

You learned these steps in elementary school, but do you ever actually use them?<p>There were all sorts of fascinating tidbits in Neil Strauss's fantastic <i>Rolling Stone</i> feature on Elon Musk -- hints about the Tesla Truck, the man behind the genius and more.<p>But for an entrepreneur looking to emulate …

Elon Musk

If You Want to Expedite Your Success, Learn How to Learn

Learning how to learn has been one of the most important skills I’ve acquired in my life. I learned how to learn in the Dojo (Karate School) and it …

Barack Obama’s response to Charlottesville violence is the most liked tweet in history

The former president quoted Nelson Mandela in a series of tweets over the weekend<p>Former President Barack Obama’s response to this week’s violence in Charlottesville has become the most liked tweet ever. The tweet, posted late Saturday, was the first in a series of three quoting former South African …

Donald Trump

10 Must-read Nonfiction Books for the Fiction Fan

Arrest, Prosecution, and Imprisonment<p>Edited and with an introduction by Angela J. Davis<p><b>If You’ve Read:</b> <i>The Underground Railroad</i> by Colson Whitehead <b><br>Try:</b> <i>Policing the Blackman: Arrest. Prosecution, and Imprisonment</i> Edited by Angela Davis<br>If Colson Whitehead’s powerful and surreal Pulitzer Prize winner …

You Really Could Have a Legitimate Business in a Week

If your great idea solves problems, the rest is mostly filling out forms online. You can knock it out in a few days.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting your own business is an exciting and fruitful experience for many entrepreneurs. Yet many people hold the …

Small Business

9 Psychology Backed Strategies to Dramatically Increase Online Sales and Revenue

No matter how good your product, without an effective sales strategy... who cares? Not your potential customers.<p>Sales: every company needs them. And every company needs more of them. But how can you reliably increase your sales?<p>Here's a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur and content …

Selling

To Be a Great Boss, Show These 4 Traits to Your Employees Every Day (Most Never Do)

You will find the founders and CEOs of some of the best companies in the world, including The Container Store, Nordstrom, and Zappos, displaying these unconventional traits.<p>I've done my fair share of researching what true leadership looks like over the years. What I've found is that all great …

6 Leadership Lessons You Don't Want to Learn the Hard Way

Learning lessons the hard way is often the only way most people learn. When it comes to leadership that approach can have horrid consequences.<p>Everybody loves to focus on the things you must do to be a great leader. While there is nothing inherently wrong with this approach, it's often our …

$9 billion startup Stripe just launched a new tool to solve a 'universal problem' with running a business

On Thursday, Stripe launched Sigma — a tool to help its customers analyze and make sense of the vast amounts of payments data that flows in and out of its service. The end result is giving businesses a deep and always-fresh view into the flow of money in and out of their coffers, where before they …

5 things to do when starting an online store

Starting an online business might seem like a quick and easy way to make a few bucks, but there's more to it than plugging photos into a designer web template.<p>The National Retail Federation expects online retail sales to grow between 8% and 12% in 2017, so the industry is a productive space for …

These Are the Tools Required to Build a $3 million E-Commerce Brand

Insights from the journey of a founder who's built a $3 million-plus e-commerce business through perseverance and focus.<p>At the age of 21, Patrick Barnhill started Specialist ID, an e-commerce business, because he wanted to "sell while you sleep." In 2015, his company was named the eighth-fastest …

eCommerce

Getting richer might be as simple as taking a class

<b>It is well-known that successful investing requires patience and the ability to delay gratification. The question has long been: Can such discipline</b> …

3 Steps to Prioritizing Your Startup’s Growth

We had the pleasure of hosting Ryan Metzger, Director of Growth Marketing at <b>Madrona Venture Group</b>, for a Growth Study Hall. Previously, he was …

How to Plan Product Features Using The Kano Model

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Product Management

The Habits of Highly Successful Entrepreneurs (Infographic)

For you to find success, find something that best suits you and turn it into a habit.<p>To be successful, we need to cultivate successful habits. Take it from some of the most accomplished entrepreneurs around.<p>For Elon Musk, that’s scheduling his entire day in five-minute blocks -- that way, he’ll get …

Entrepreneurship