Eric Salas

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Python's objects and classes — a visual guide

Python developers love to say that “everything is an object.” And indeed, when I teach Python classes, I say this several times, and many people nod …

Python Programming

29 Website Design Elements That Kill Your SEO And Conversions

Everyone hopes to choose the right website design elements for creating a visually appealing website that’s easy to use. It’s common knowledge that …

Web Design

5 Excellent Prototyping Tools and Best Practices

The ability to test a design early and often, and the opportunity to collaborate easily with other project stakeholders, are but two of the benefits …

Prototyping

Speeding up Application Development with Bootstrap

Bootstrap, one of the most used HTML/CSS/JavaScript front-end frameworks, offers a little more than just fancy customizable user interface elements. …

Web Development

Pro JavaScript Concepts for Enterprise Developers

JavaScript hasn’t always received much respect from developers. For many years, it was viewed simply as a scripting language. However, in recent …

JavaScript

Common Web Design Mistakes Few People Recognize

Web designers are wonderfully creative people. We love what we do; we love to experiment; we love to put our artistic “thumbprint” on all that we do. …

Web Design

A Guide to JavaScript Engines for Idiots

For the record, I don’t think anyone involved in either writing or reading this article is an idiot. But sometimes a topic makes you feel like one, …

JavaScript

15 Free And Really Useful Online Courses For Entrepreneurs

If you run your own business, you'd be wise to take a few online courses for entrepreneurs in order to build your skills and position yourself for …

Entrepreneurship

7 Bestsellers That Entrepreneurs Must Read

These books contain detailed instructions and real-life examples that lead to short-term and long-term success for your startup.<p>Last month, I posted the 10 best books written by entrepreneurs. While those books are fascinating reads, with only one exception (<i>Art of the Start</i>), they don't provide a …

Entrepreneurship

Adopting The Lean Startup Approach

Professor of Technology and Operations Management, INSEAD<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Most startups fail to take off. The traditional method of starting a business has been to …

Off-grid

18 Things I Learned In My First 18 Months of Entrepreneurship

This month is the 18 month anniversary of my website and blog. In September of 2013 I finally launched what I had always dreamed of: my online …

Startup 101: Finding the right business partner

This time of year always brings a lot of talk about dating, relationships, and meeting that special someone. But a relationship with the right …

The Surprising Ways Guys Get Ready for a Date, According to a Dude

Is the opposite sex's pre-dinner to-do list anything like yours?<p>Hair done, nails done, everything did. This is what the average guy assumes is on your pre-date checklist. Guess what? While you may assume we just take a quick shower, slap on some deodorant, and put on the closest clean clothes that …

10 Things Exceptionally Productive Entrepreneurs Do Every Day

Co-Founder of Empact<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Inception</i> is one of my all-time favorite movies. In it, characters find themselves in dream worlds without knowing where they are or how they got there.<p>That’s how I used to feel throughout the day… every day.<p>One minute …

Time Management

Do people in their twenties come up with the best ideas?

Your twenties are the ‘golden years’ for coming up with brilliant business ideas, according to new research commissioned by Virgin and carried out by …

In focus: How to turn an idea into reality

Three ways to know if the time is right for your business idea

When it comes to big ideas, timing is everything. Sidecar Founder, Sunil Paul, explains how you'll know when the time is right to run with your …

These are the first five people you should tell your business idea to

Friends and family are typically the first people you turn to for advice. It’s no different when you have a great idea for a new business or product. …

How to launch a subscription based start-up

Virgin<p>article<p>https://www.virgin.com/entrepreneur/how-launch-subscription-based-start<p>2017-04-27T11:39:19+01:00

How Your Company Can Attract Top Tech Talent

We are living in a technology-infused world — hence the rising demand for top tech talent. Companies are fighting with one another while attempting …

The Beginner’s Dilemma: Your First 100 Hours of Code

What happens when you ask for advice on learning to code?<p>"Try Python. At first you'll be just fooling around, but then in 15 minutes you'll be …

Book Review: The Naked CEO: The Truth You Need To Build A Big Life by Alex Malley

You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Drawing on his many years of experience, author Alex Malley has penned a mixture of a self-help and business book in one. He makes a point of saying that it is not a book of answers nor it is a sugar-coating …

John Gruber

How Your Website Makes Your Business Better

There is nothing like a technology project that seems huge, daunting, and enterprise-defining to make an entrepreneur realize how poorly organized …

8 things to do before launching a business this year

Thinking about starting a business this year? Most likely you already know that you need to build out your product, service, website, but what about …

What These 6 Entrepreneurs Learned From Their Biggest Mistakes

As a business owner, learning from what you've done wrong can help prevent the same problems from occurring in the future.<p><i>We asked members of the</i> <i>Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO)</i> <i>to share the lessons they learned after some of their biggest misses in business.</i><p><b>Define Roles Clearly</b><p>"After we hired our …

Entrepreneurship