Derrick Williams

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The Follower Factory

Everyone wants to be popular online. Some even pay for it. Inside social media’s black market.

Social Media

This résumé landed me interviews at Google, BuzzFeed, and more than 20 top startups

I also crafted, revised, rewrote, and continuously edited my résumé.<p>This résumé landed me interviews at Google, BuzzFeed, Oscar, and nearly two dozen other top startups.<p>I also got interviews for full-time jobs at a major political campaign, a huge government contractor, and a billion-dollar …

Employment

Meet The Entrepreneurs Building The World’s Startups

The U.S. might be the leader in startups, but entrepreneurship elsewhere is catching up. Here are a few of the world’s rock stars.<p>Over 700 entrepreneurs from 170 countries and territories were invited to the U.S. State Department’s annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit, held this year at Stanford …

Stories About Prince Are Like Fan Fiction, Except They're All True

Here's Questlove telling a story that involves Prince, Finding Nemo, and a stretch pink hummer.<p>Every story about Prince is the stuff of legends. He fired a crew member for making eye contact, he took out a personal ad in 1993 with an obscured photo of his face above the text, "Eligible bachelor …

This is how startups make money

Going the startup way is riskier but more straightforward than working a job. Here there’s no boss to decide what happens to you. You’re the boss. …

Here's what makes 500 Startups' latest batch the future of entrepreneurship

Sitting in the audience at the 13th batch of accelerator 500 Startups yesterday, something in my brain ticked. There was a difference to this batch that I couldn’t quite place, but it was palpable.<p>Then, I looked down at my notes and realized something: there was a significant number of female …

Porn Stars Nikki Benz And Lisa Ann Are Having A Hell Of A Twitter Feud

Twitter, where all adults go to publicly air their beef in front of hundreds of thousands of people who just want to see them naked. If you’re not familiar with their professional work, you might remember Lisa Ann from causing a scandal by dating a Notre Dame football player before announcing her …

Stop Wasting Everyone’s Time

Meetings and Emails Kill Hours, but You Can Identify the Worst Offenders<p>By<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>Google+<p>Sue.Shellenbarger@wsj.com<p>At the end of the day, many people wonder where all their time went.<p>New data-mining tools are helping employers answer that …

Employment

Your Creativity Might Be Stifled By Your Expertise

Your expertise got you where you are. But will it keep you from seeing where to go next?<p>It's great to be an expert, right? Of course it is. But is it possible that your expertise is actually undermining your ability to think creatively and be open to new ideas? Recent research has revealed that …

John Wick review – a thrill ride driven by a relentless vengeance machine

It is a perfect marriage of artist and repertoire. Keanu Reeves, fit, trim and 50, starring in an action-first, story-second movie that years ago would have knocked ’em dead at the drive-in. John Wick is a slick, propulsive and ridiculous crime picture that strides like an automatic machine gun and …

Don't Try to Succeed at Your Startup by Failing at Home

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being an entrepreneur is in my blood, and that calling can be an incredible emotional drain, both at home and the office. Unfortunately for serial entrepreneurs, each startup is just as much of a grind as the first and it doesn’t get any …

Entrepreneurship

Yahoo!

Sorry, the page you requested was not found.<p>Please check the URL for proper spelling and capitalization. If you're having trouble locating a destination on Yahoo!, try visiting the <b>Yahoo! home page</b> or look through a list of <b>Yahoo!'s online services</b>. Also, you may find what you're looking for if you …

Thought-Provoking Satirical Illustrations by Pawel Kuczynski

by Asalym<p>Im happy most of you enjoyed these as much as I do, here is a link to part 2: https://imgur.com/gallery/idu3E

50 Influential Photographs That Changed Human History

1 of 51<p>Family members pass Kosovar refugee Agim Shala, 2, through a barbed wire fence into the hands of grandparents at an Albania camp, March 1999.<p>2 …

Crafting a Mission Statement That You'll Remember

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over nearly three decades in business, I’ve created a mission statement that work well and others that have not. To craft a strong mission statement that's effective, follow these basic rules that I’ve learned along the way.<p>If you want to …

Business Strategy

Castlight Health hikes IPO pricing amid health tech boom

Castlight Health‘s upcoming IPO signals a monster year for digital health.<p>The health-software maker has boosted its IPO share price range to $13 to $15, up from the $9-to-$11 range in its initial filing.<p>That means it’ll raise roughly $140 million, 40% more than it initially planned to receive, …