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How to Partner With Merchants for Your Daily Deals Site

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This excerpt is part of Entrepreneur.com's Second-Quarter Startup Kit which explores the fundamentals of starting up in a wide range of industries.</i><p><i>In Start Your Own Online Coupon or Daily Deal Business, the staff at Entrepreneur</i> …

B Corps Featured in Impact Investing Policy Recommendations

This morning, the National Advisory Board on Impact Investing (NAB) released their report <i>Private Capital, Public Good: How Smart Federal Policy Can</i> …

Kneel Before Panem and Its Fantastic Propaganda for the Next Hunger Games

The Panem propaganda machine is officially cranking up for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1. Seven beautiful posters, each honoring a different …

Here's why you're going to install the most annoying app in the world

Seriously, just wait<p>You might have heard of Yo.<p>It’s the app that lets you buzz a friend’s phone with a "YO" push notification. If you swipe on it, you’re brought into the app where you can proceed to send a Yo back to your friend. It sounds a little ridiculous, and a Yo war may ensue, at which …

How to Deal With Your No. 1 Nemesis

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the first decisions you must make as an entrepreneur is how to deal with your competitors. It is an aspect of your business that you may continue to revisit as it grows and expands into new markets.<p>The good news is that there is no …

Customers

The Event Planning Recipe for Success

<i>This excerpt is part of Entrepreneur.com's Second-Quarter Startup Kit which explores the fundamentals of starting up in a wide range of industries.</i><p><i>In</i> Start Your Own Event Planning Business<i>, the staff at Entrepreneur Media Inc. and writer Cheryl Kimball explain how you can get started in the event</i> …

Latest Snowden leak reveals the NSA intercepted and bugged Cisco routers

As promised, the release of Glenn Greenwald's new book, <i>No Place to Hide</i>, has brought plenty more Snowden leaks, and one document is particularly mind-blowing. The photo above shows an NSA team intercepting and bugging a Cisco router before it's sent to a customer who's been targeted for …

Silicon Valley Interns Share Some Of The Awesome Perks They Get From Their Jobs

If you can land an internship at one of Silicon Valley's major tech companies, you're likely going to have an awesome experience doing innovative work while making a great salary.<p>The perks aren't too bad either.<p>We recently found a Quora thread detailing firsthand some of the coolest intern perks in …

Silicon Valley

Apple signs deal to open connection between iPhones and China Mobile

Apple has announced a lucrative deal that ensures iPhones will be available in China on the the world's largest mobile network.<p>The multi-year agreement with China Mobile had been expected but was finally announced on Sunday.<p>It means the phone will be available to more than 760 million subscribers …

Bill Gates is Santa for one lucky Reddit user

Bill Gates is no stranger to Reddit, but he’s swapping 80-inch Windows 8 displays and meme pictures this time for a role as secret Santa. 24-year-old Reddit user "NY1227," identified only as Rachel, participated in this year's Reddit annual online gift exchange and was left shocked by her unlikely …

3 Ideas To Save The Seafood Industry Of The Future

The result has been that, over the past few years, a growing group of companies and activists have actually banded together to change the way the …

Aquaculture

Apple CEO Tim Cook Gives Remarkable Speech on Gay Rights, Racism

Tim Cook, Apple’s media-shy chief executive, made a rare public speech at the U.N. this week. Auburn University, Cook’s alma mater, posted his …

Krispy Kreme goes egg-free to cash in on India’s fast-food boom

Over the weekend, the American donut chain Krispy Kreme opened its first store in Delhi, selling its traditional offerings of coffee and glazed donuts. There’s one big difference though: the sticky, doughy “Original Glazed” donuts have been revamped with an eggless recipe in an effort to cater to …

How to Get Influencers to Help You

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all need help to succeed, whether it’s crucial advice from a seasoned professional, a testimonial about our product or service, or an introduction to an important contact. For better or for worse, sometimes it’s not what you know, but …

Success

The Do's and Don'ts of Giving a Killer Presentation

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the most valuable skills an entrepreneur or a company executive can have is the ability to talk about their product in an effective and engaging way in front of an audience. But for founders of a startup, mastering public speaking …

Public Speaking

'Fast & Furious 7' is being rewritten to give Paul Walker an 'honorable' send-off

Filming could resume in January, if all goes to plan<p>The death of actor Paul Walker has cast doubt upon the future of the <i>Fast & Furious</i> franchise, but according to <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i>, work on rewriting the next installation is already underway. Sources familiar with the matter tell <i>THR</i> that …

How Tech Giants Lost Control Of Messaging

The WhatsApps, Snapchats, and Kiks of the world have all the power.<p><i>Is Kevin Systrom insane?</i><p>If you watched this morning's Instagram Direct announcement, you'd be forgiven for thinking so. But it's not totally his fault. The 29-year-old Instagram founder had an impossible task. Let's call it the tech …

Want To Train For Startup Life? Work In Emerging Markets

<i>A startup CEO, who began her career working in countries like India, China and Mexico, claims exposure to emerging markets is good training for entrepreneurship.</i><p>There are many skills you can only learn by doing. Reading books on skiing won’t help you all that much when you hit the slopes, and no …

The Color Emotion Guide

The Color Emotion Guide arranges well known company logos into a rainbow of emotion to help readers understand which logos are using color to create …

17 LinkedIn Profile Must-Haves

17 LinkedIn Profile Must-Haves is a how-to infographic that walks the reader through optimizing their LinkedIn profile page. Published by …

Seven Myths of Email Marketing

The Seven Myths of Email Marketing infographic from Alchemy Worx addresses many of the misconceptions about email marketing head on.<p><i>Many beliefs that</i> …

The Online Shopping Cart Experience

Online shopping is a convenience that a lot of people take advantage of. But the convenience varies. The Shopping Cart Experience infographic from …

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