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Podcast: From a $50 Consulting Gig to Millions of Website Visitors, How 'The Points Guy' Turned His Idea Into a Booming Business

In our latest episode for 'Problem Solvers' Brian Kelly opens up about what it took to turn his idea into a huge success.<p><i>Introducing our new podcast,</i> Problem Solvers with Jason Feifer<i>, which features business owners and CEOs who went through a crippling business problem and came out the other side</i> …

25 Top Podcasts That Will Spark Your Entrepreneurial Vision

Listening to a podcast while going to and from work is a rare example of successful multitasking.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever heard anyone say that the trend is your friend? Sure, if something is getting a lot of attention, you probably should examine it …

The Origin and History of the BCE/CE Dating System

In recent years, a persistent criticism has been leveled against the use of the BCE/CE system (Before the Common or Current Era/Common or Current …

Ancient History

Victoria’s Secret Model Georgia Fowler Shares Her Leg-Sculpting Workout in GIFs

“Everything I do is extension,” says Stephen Pasterino, the trainer whose Bodies by P workout is causing a sensation among New York models and editors alike for its ability to sculpt a long, lean silhouette without bulk. After being disappointed with many of New York’s most popular fitness classes, …

Stretching

The Ugly Truth About Being an Entrepreneur

I’m here to give it to you straight friends: the gritty truth about being an entrepreneur.<p>Many individuals would gladly sacrifice the 9–5 grind for a …

Entrepreneurship

New Study: Women Entrepreneurs Ask For Less Financing Than Men, Get Smaller Loans At Higher Rates

Women entrepreneurs ask for less financing than men do, and receive loans at lower levels with higher interest rates, according to a new study by Fundera, an online small business loan aggregator.<p>The new data, while based on just 8,423 small businesses who applied for credit (and self-reported …

Small Business

Kevin Rushby brings his month-long odyssey to a close in Croatia’s most charismatic city, exploring its Roman vaults with a guide whose explanations are as ribald as they are revealing<br>• <b>Read more of Kevin’s Croatian adventures</b><p>My guide Dino is not a man to mince his words. “Coming here and not seeing …

European Travel

How to Create the Perfect Cofounder Agreement with Your Business Partner

You’ve just conceived a brilliant billion dollar startup idea; you’ve defined the perfect value proposition for you company; and you just met the …

33 business books every professional should read before turning 30

To help you figure out how to navigate the professional world and set yourself on the right trajectory, we've rounded up some of our favorite business books.<p>They include career guides, business memoirs, and academic research on how to maximize your time and network.<p>Here are the business books we …

6 Books Jessica Mah Thinks You Need to Read | Inc.com

You could call Jessica Mah precocious, but that would probably be an understatement.<p>Mah has been coding since she was 8 years old. At 19, she co-founded inDinero, a financial services platform for small businesses. (inDinero, it's worth noting, wasn't her first business venture--she started a web …

Dmitry Romanyukha - CEO and Co-founder of JetMe

If you listen to 100 opinions, together with yours… take it into account to make a good decision.<p>Dmitry began his career in the world of advertising, …

The case for Greece: when it forgave Germany's debt

LONDON (AP) — Forgiving debt, if done right, can get an economy back on its feet.<p>The International Monetary Fund certainly thinks so, according to a new report in which it argues Greece should get help.<p>But Germany, another major creditor to Greece, is resisting, even though it knows better than …

Killings and the Kremlin

What does Russia’s history of political assassination reveal about its rulers?<p>History never really repeats itself but it does provide a (frequently …

Russia

5 Invoicing and Accounting Tools for New Entrepreneurs

From Due to ZenPayroll: You have alternatives to the guy in the thick glasses and bowtie.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Startups fail for so many reasons. According to business sources, fully 90 percent fail -- a hard and bleak truth of entrepreneurship. As an …

100 Incredible Resources For Tech Entrepreneurs And Startups

Note: Please support the creator of this article by viewing it on DailyTekk.com (where I originally published it)!<p>Dude. Startups are hard. But they …

Startups

Follow This 5-Step Process to Create Your Own Free Press

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Mark Cuban listed Never Hire A PR Company as one of his commandments for startups, yet one of the most common entrepreneur complaints to VCs is; “I need money to hire a PR agency in order to get eyes on my product and boost sales.” It's a …

5 Ways to Know If Your Business Idea Is Brilliant or a Bust

This story appears in the April 2015 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>Fifteen years in the home-improvement business taught Matt Fineberg that no one pulls the trigger on a big-ticket project—such as a new roof or windows—without first getting a handful of estimates.<p>When he began building his …

America’s founding obsession: What we really talk about when we talk about the founding fathers

Even centuries later, the memory of the American Revolution is abused in the service of political gain. Here’s why<p>Many Americans and foreign observers have noted that we seem to be the only country whose citizens want to be in conversation with our founders, as though men dead for two centuries …

Between Two Worlds: How the English Became Americans by Malcolm Gaskill – review

The 17th-century prologue to American history holds a deep significance well beyond offstage scene-setting. Thanksgiving – a commemoration of the pilgrim fathers’ first harvest in 1621 – remains a binding quasi-religious ritual in a nation that lacks a formal state church. Moreover, the claim that …

Native Americans

14 Must-Read Books for New Startup Hires

What better way to welcome a new employee than by setting them up for immediate success with a book about the industry? That’s why we asked 14 members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) what they always have waiting on new hires‘ desks.<p><b>1.</b> <i>Zero to One</i> <b>by Peter Thiel</b><p><i>Zero to One</i> helped inspire me to …

Self-improvement