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Evolve Foundation launches a $100 million fund to find startups working to relieve human suffering

It seems there’s nothing but bad news out there lately, but here’s some good news — the nonprofit Evolve Foundation has raised $100 million for a new fund called the Conscious Accelerator to combat loneliness, purposelessness, fear and anger spreading throughout the world though …

Social Media

What's Better: a Mentor or an Advisory Board (or Both)?

There's a lot you don't know as a new entrepreneur, so why not let someone who's been there lend you a hand?<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the past year, the Small Business Administration (SBA) published its final rule for the Mentor-Protege program, an …

Entrepreneurship

3 Entrepreneur Columns I Read Every Month to Stay Motivated

Here are the posts I read when the grind gets tough and my motivation starts to go down.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Getting motivated is easy -- it’s staying motivated that’s difficult. Every entrepreneur (and most non-entrepreneurs as well) has looked up …

Motivation

How to Get 500 Supporters for Your Next Business Idea

Find an audience before you invest time, money and energy.<p>12 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever had an idea you thought was brilliant, then spent weeks planning and working to bring it to life, only to share it with the world to find out no one …

Marketing

17 Apps Every Entrepreneur Needs in 2017

Long before you can afford a staff to help you do more you can afford apps that help freak out less.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re like most people in business today, there always seem to be a million things on your to-do list and you don’t know …

Apps

8 Ways to Change Your Thinking From Employee to Owner

Even the best employees can struggle to adjust when they become the boss.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the biggest challenges in changing your lifestyle from an employee to an entrepreneur is focusing on maintaining the right ownership elements, …

Small Business

2017 is the year your startup gets funded

The turn of the calendar is cathartic for entrepreneurs — there’s something about starting a new year that inspires folks to launch a new startup, build a new product or raise capital.<p>If you’re starting to raise capital, this is your guide. Let’s get to it.<p>Step 1: Build your funnel<p>Fundraising is a …

Venture Capital

10 Weekend habits of highly successful entrepreneurs

Share168<p>Tweet<p>Share250<p>+18<p>Shares 426<p>Successful entrepreneurs know that good habits don’t start on Monday and end on Friday. Entrepreneurs expect to …

Super Inspiring Leaders Have these 33 Characteristics

We tend to put great emphasis on leadership skills and ways we can learn and build them (and spend a ton of money on professional development each …

Wi-Fi passwords from airports around the world in one brilliant map

Killing time before your flight can be a serious drag, but traveling just got a lot less painful thanks to this airport Wi-Fi map.<p>Travel blogger and …

FAFSA changes: What you need to know to get the most financial aid

If you plan to go to college next year, you need to know about two changes to the nationwide financial aid form.<p>The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the form that every U.S. college student needs to fill out in order to be eligible for any need-based financial aid. That includes …

College & University

What is Einstein's theory of relativity?

Albert Einstein’s theories of special and general relativity rule the field of classical physics.<p>Their effects can be seen in our everyday lives and …

Physics

Scientists followed 5,000 genius kids for 45 years — here's what they learned about success

Follow thousands of super-bright kids for four and a half decades and you learn a thing or two about how to raise a high-achiever.<p>One of the biggest …

How small businesses can compete with big names in marketing

Startups have a serious financial disadvantage for marketing. These tips will help Founders bridge the gap

6 Marketing Tools You Probably Haven’t Heard of But Should Be Using

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.com.</i><p>Between your company’s presence on social media to its website traffic, your marketing strategy …

Outsource or Else: How Smart Outsourcing Saved One Company From Going Bust

Outsourcing, especially in software development, often carries with it a negative connotation. The perception is that a business only outsources to …

Business Planning Process: Launch Your Small Business Startup With Success - OLBlog

Business planning is one of the most important steps towards building a successful startup business, and you can use some specific strategies to …

10 Success lessons from Kevin O’Leary – “Mr. Wonderful” for entrepreneurs

Share12<p>Tweet<p>Share76<p>+11<p>Shares 89<p>Kevin O’Leary is a Canadian born entrepreneur and TV personality who rose to prominence in the business world after …

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg says the most successful entrepreneurs share 3 traits

In a live Q&A in Rome on Monday, <b>Mark Zuckerberg</b> was asked to name three traits of people who make it to the top.<p>First and foremost, <b>successful</b> …

7 Epic Podcasts Every Entrepreneur Should Listen To

As an entrepreneur, you should be constantly putting in the research to track the activity of your competitors, understand your audience, and keep …