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The Story Of How 12 Homemakers Became Millionaires!

Stories of 12 homemakers who, in spite of having no prior experience in business, managed to build successful empires defying all stereotypes are …

Is Ecommerce Ready to Embrace Blockchain?

To anyone who has made ecommerce websites such as Amazon, Ebay, Netflix a daily or even weekly destinations for their online shopping and …

Back to Basics: 6 Valuable Lessons You Should Know Before Starting a Business

Whether you've recently launched a business or are in the process of opening your own company, here are some important lessons you need to know.<p>There are many business degrees and classes you can take as an aspiring entrepreneur. However, not all of these courses will be able to teach you valuable …

5 Warning Signs a Client Will Be Bad for Business

The best time-management and money saving advice may be to cut out a few clients who are actually killing your business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you have a business, satisfied clients are essential to your continuous success. Knowing your ideal client and …

Time Management

Attention Young, Successful Entrepreneurs: It's Time to Consider Your Personal Wealth Management

Wealth Management is not simply a buzzword; it means getting you arms around your financial life to get the best results.

3 réalités qui vous feront avancer en tant qu’entrepreneur

Démarrer une entreprise représente un lot de défis à surmonter pour assurer votre survie tout au long de votre parcours entrepreneurial. Une fois …

Entreprenariat

Here are the UK startups getting the biggest investments in 2017

Even as UK startups face an uncertain future post-Brexit, there are some that are doing particularly well. Data released by Dealroom.co earlier this …

WeWork launches fund for UK start-ups amid plans to double its London presence

US shared offices company WeWork will almost double its space in London this year, as it launches a £1.2m award scheme to back UK start-ups.<p>Speaking ahead of today’s launch of the European part of the awards, founder Adam Neumann defended the pace of expansion of the New York-based business, …

7 Social Media Marketing Strategy Tips

Are you ready for social media marketing but do not have a plan in place?You might be surprised to know that not having a plan is next to having …

Marketing

Meet the UK’s smartest private investor

Jim Mellon’s investments have made him £850m. Many would pay a fortune to pick his brain... You can meet him for free at Master Investor Show 2017.<p>Many people dream of “hitting the jackpot” on the stock market, yet few ever do. Some, however, get it right time and time again – investors like Jim …

Europe scaleups report Q1 2017

European scaleups raised in Q1 2017 less capital than in Q1 2016. However, the number of deals is higher this year compared to last year indicating that there is no slow down in venture funding. Having said that, the UK shows a slow down both in capital raised as in number of investments. The …

This tech startup is launching a hipster bus route in London

Travel startup Citymapper is starting a bus route in London that will link hipster party neighborhoods to popular subway stations.<p>The tech firm -- known for its navigation app -- said Thursday that it has secured a license to operate its first commercial bus in the capital city.<p>The bus will run on …

Trains

32 Books That Will Make You a More Well-rounded Person

Do you aspire to be one of those people who knows at least a little bit about everything?<p>There's any easy way to do it: Read everything!<p>You can't …

Books

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Tech giants like Amazon and Facebook more disruptive to banks than fintech start-ups: WEF

Banks are faced with more competitive disruption from tech behemoths than financial technology (fintech) start-ups, according to a report by the …

Meet 'The Ledger': Fortune's Focus on Fintech and Blockchain

Something big is happening at the intersection of tech and finance.<p>A revolutionary software called blockchain is poised to transform all sorts of …

Rathbones in talks with Smith & Williamson over £2bn merger

Sky News first reported on Saturday that Rathbones was close to agreeing a deal with Smith & Williamson, as consolidation continues apace in the UK …

Aviva Investors appoints head of multi-asset funds; Samouilhan departs

Aviva Investors has hired Sunil Krishnan from Santander AM as head of multi-asset funds, while senior fund manager Nick Samouilhan is leaving the …

Brevan Howard co-founder returns to UK despite Brexit uncertainty

One of the UK's wealthiest fund managers and co-founder of hedge fund management company Brevan Howard, Alan Howard has returned to the City after …

Mark Cuban Says This One Book Changed His Outlook on Money

It's nearly 30 years old.<p>Before <i>Shark Tank</i>, before the Dallas Mavericks, before HDNet, Mark Cuban was a humble twenty-something trying to figure out …

Investments from India continue to go up despite Brexit: Sr UK official

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Wall Street

Global funds expanding into massive Chinese investment market

As China's financial markets mature, major non-Chinese financial firms increasingly want to open funds in the country and tap the …

Employers worry about state of UK economy

<b>UK employers are growing increasingly worried about the economy, new research has found.</b><p>A survey of 601 employers by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) found 31% expect the economy to worsen, with only 28% expecting it to improve.<p>Employers' confidence has worsened since the last …

How the microwave oven became a million dollar idea

The microwave oven is one of the most-used inventions of modern times. But we might never have had it, except for a chance discovery made by scientists in the Second World War.<p><i>Video journalist: Jeremy Howell</i>

India's Bad Loan Rate Soaring to Near 10% Dwarfs China's

Ballooning non-performing loans at Indian banks are grabbing global attention, while non-performing assets at Chinese peers appear stable. India’s …

Investors wake up to outcry over unequal pay | Financial Times

Nearly 12 months have passed since a number of the world’s largest asset managers, including BlackRock, Vanguard, Goldman Sachs and TIAA, were …

7 Steps to Building a Repeatable Marketing Process

This may be hard for you to come to grips with but marketing is a process, plain and simple. Now, some people take that to mean that you simply …