In May 2002, I quit my investment banking job at JP Morgan in New York City. After years of 80-hour workweeks, I was ready for something else. At first, I took a big detour. An uncle living in the backwoods
Many people in business get panicky this time of year. They want a certain result, like a particular level of sales, and if it doesn't come in as expected, panic ensues. That is just as true in retailing
Jon Wheatley is the co-founder of Need/Want, a company focused on making innovative products that solve problems like SmartBedding and Draft Notebooks. This post originally appeared on the company’s blog.
In between chowing down on turkey, slurping up cranberry sauce, and sucking down a cold beverage or two with friends and family, we’ve been busy shopping. At least 10 percent busier than last year, according
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. On a warm Sunday in September, stylish men and women lined up on a street in New York City's Meatpacking District to see a preview of the
The days are getting shorter and the air is growing colder, which means that students across the country are trodding back to school once more. For a subscription e-commerce startup called Co-Ed Supply,
Amazon upended retail, but CEO Jeff Bezos — who just bought The Washington Post for $250 million — insists it’s still “Day One.” What comes next? A relentless pursuit of cheaper goods and faster shipping.
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Sally sells seashells by the seashore. The shells Sally sells are surely from the sea. Not only that, but Sally lovingly hand paints each
JP Patil is Director of Strategic Initiatives at Digite, where he focuses on trying to understand how people work and how to help them get things done faster and with higher quality. There has been a of