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How to Start an Online Business in 10 Simple Steps

These companies usually offer domain registration and it’s often easier to have both with the same company -- though many people will buy their …

Small Business

Minimal Brand Identity & Packaging: LESS Cosmetics

We are taking a look at a minimal brand identity & packaging design for LESS Cosmetics by Patrick Reichert-Young. He is a creative director from …

‘Two Halves’ Residence in Australia Ensures Both Privacy and Connection

Moloney Architects completed the design of a contemporary residence in Australia. Named for its split monolithic architectural form, <b>Two Halves House</b> …

Northshore Cabin

This modern take on a log cabin is simple, stylish and takes advantage of of an idyllic lakeside setting. Designed by Pearson Design Group, this …

Finally Starting Your Business This Year? Here's Your Ultimate 12-Point Checklist

You've had the idea for a while. Now is the time to act. This startup guide will get you up and running fast.<p>It's 2018,and you are really doing it. You have long imagined your product on the endcap at Walmart and practiced what you'll say when Mark Cuban grills you about your competitive edge. But …

Why Entrepreneurs Don't Need Business Experience to Start Their Own Company

Shaun Neff never had a full-time job before he started his company, and it worked out okay for him.<p>On this episode, Entrepreneur Network partner Business Rockstars spotlights designer Shaun Neff, who talks about the power of branding, what he has learned from starting his own business and the most …

The Secret to an Irresistible Elevator Pitch in 4 Steps (Hint: Don't Even Mention Your Product)

If you have limited time to make a big impression, here's how to use it wisely.<p>I stepped onto an elevator at the airport and three people followed behind me -- a young woman and two young men. We were on Floor 3, they were going to Floor 4, I was riding to Floor 5.<p>The door closed and the woman …

Elevator Pitches

Your Resume Is a Waste of Time: 8 Better Ways to Get Hired for the Job You Want

Getting the job you want isn't easy, but nothing worthwhile ever is.<p>A friend of mine can't find a job. "I've worked hard on my resume," he says. "I've written a killer cover letter. I've applied for dozens of jobs and I haven't even gotten an interview, so clearly no one must be hiring."<p>Maybe …

Employment

How to Get Started as a Paid Consultant to Companies

When people realize how much you know they'll want to hire you.<p>Writer, Consultant, Freedom Advocate, Lifetime Entrepreneur<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When it comes to the speaking industry, entrepreneurs tend to focus on speaking at events and conferences. It’s the …

Small Business

Osho Reveals the Simple Secret to Happiness (Without Any BS)

Life is filled with obstacles, but many gurus in the past have been through these challenges and can help us with our journey. That’s why reading …

Mindfulness

The Best Select Shops in Hong Kong 2017

We pick the best that the city has to offer in menswear.<p>A blazing beacon of commerciality at the edge of Southern China’s Pearl River Delta, Hong Kong is a frenetic mishmash of contrasts; and a living, breathing oxymoron of 7 million inhabitants. Necessarily distributed more vertically than …

Hong Kong

You’re Afraid of Negative Thinking – And It Makes You Weak!

One big indicator of mental health is not fearing any single thought you may have.It’s easy to become obsessed with our thoughts – especially what we …

Self-help

Pixar offers free online lessons in storytelling via Khan Academy

There are few organizations in the world that can claim more expertise when it comes to storytelling than Pixar. The Disney-owned animation studio is known for its ability to consistently create world-class movies with gripping narrative alongside stunning visuals. Now, Pixar is helping others …

The 1 Fear All Extremely Successful Entrepreneurs Have (and How They Conquer It)

How to overcome fear and build the life of your dreams.<p>Entrepreneurs are unique. Some come from wealthy families with strong networks while others start with much less and find a way to climb to economic ladder. Whether it was the awkward, hyperactive teenager that loved videogames or the straight …

Self-improvement

A startup founder worth $15 million explains why entrepreneurs should think like farmers, not suits

My path to becoming a tech startup founder with more than $15 million in funding hasn’t been conventional. My formative years were spent living and working on my family’s farm in Gladbrook, Iowa, a town with a population of around 1,000. I didn’t attend college on either coast, develop a knack for …

Entrepreneurship

Claim This Deduction for Your Small Business to Avoid Leaving Money on the Table This Tax Season

One expert says there's a big way to save your business money, but some small-business owners refuse to take it.<p>It's that time of the year, and we wouldn't blame you if you tensed up knowing that tax season has arrived, because for some small business owners, it can be a daunting few months.<p>But the …

Small Business

4 Emotional Struggles You Must Confront as an Entrepreneur

The dizzying ups and downs of entrepreneurship are what most people hope to avoid by getting a job.<p>Writer, Consultant, Freedom Advocate, Lifetime Entrepreneur<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurship can be a wonderful path to a life of freedom. You have the …

Entrepreneurship

Four Ways To Earn Extra Money While Keeping (Or Preparing To Quit) Your Day Job

Earning a passive income takes some upfront effort but not much energy to maintain. Here are a few options.<p>Imagine lying on a beach, sunlight hitting your face and sand between your toes. You grab your phone and check your bank balance to find that it’s increased $500 since sunrise. This may seem …

5 Crucial Steps for Launching a Business This Year

Find an unmet niche in your industry and implement a strong business map to successfully launch your new business.<p>Entrepreneur, business advisor and online-marketing professional<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Establishing your own business can be one of the most …

Small Business

13 top U.S. microlenders for your small business

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>What is a microloan, and is one right for your small business?<p>If you’re a small-business …

Small Business

8 Elements of a Successful Business Plan

Perhaps you’ve heard the old saying that failing to plan is the same as planning to fail.<p>It’s commonly attributed to Benjamin Franklin, the 18th …

12 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Should Do In January

What a year 2016 has been. I hope this year has been a thriving one for your business. Regardless of whether this was a growth year or a stagnant year for you, I think it’s vital to an entrepreneur’s long-term success to spend intentional time reflecting on the past and planning for the future.<p>Here …

Entrepreneurship

10 Success lessons from Walt Disney – “From Rags to Riches” for entrepreneurs

Share120<p>Tweet<p>Share224<p>+18<p>Shares 352<p>Our childhood would have been dreary without this genius of a man. Walt Disney was also another boy brought up in a …

Walt Disney Company

Forget Startups–Just Buy A Small Business From A Retiring Entrepreneur

Droves of baby boomer business owners are starting to retire, and looking to hand off their life’s work. That spells opportunity.<p>Sure, you may want to found the next “Uber for [insert service here],” but that’s not the only entrepreneurial path you can walk. In fact, it may not even be the best …

8 at-home workouts to get rid of love handles—based on the time you have

Many of us use the excuses: "I don’t have time,” or “I don’t belong to a gym,” when we feel guilty for not working out as much as we “should.” Now …

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Entrepreneurs and Freelancers: Learn to Create Your Marketing Story

Don’t focus your marketing efforts on “buy from me”; it’s irritating, and it doesn’t work. Look to tell a story that embodies your customer’s …

Marketing

Sinking Ships And Relevant Leadership

Till the ship stays course and sails in fair weather, the captain's effort goes unnoticed, but hit the first giant wave, and his leadership is in the spotlight.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>The most poignant image that will stay embedded in my …

5 Design Jobs That Won’t Exist In The Future

And seven jobs that will grow, according to design leaders at Frog, Ideo, Artefact, Teague, and more.<p>Organ designers, chief drone experience designers, cybernetic director. Those are some of the fanciful new roles that could be created by the global design industry in the next few years.<p>But what …

Meditation, Mindfulness and Sleep Can Radically Impact Your Success

Serial Entrepreneur • CEO at Amerisleep • CEO at OCLU<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The entrepreneurial drive that inspires us to work tirelessly in service of our vision is one of the integral components of building a great company from scratch. No game-changing …

Mindfulness