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Apple and SAP launch new enterprise-focused Cloud Platform SDK for iOS

As expected, Apple today released a new tool created in collaboration with SAP for developing business software. The new cloud platform aims to make it easier to develop business software and comes following Apple’s enterprise-focused partnership with SAP last year.<p>Apple announced on its developer …

Opinion: The driver who could make F1 2017 a three-way fight

Most pundits are tipping the 2017 Formula 1 title battle to be fought between Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton after Melbourne - but Valentin …

Motor Racing

The Pre-Startup Checklist That Can Help You Avoid Business Failure

Why do so many new businesses fail? Maybe it’s because too many would-be entrepreneurs concentrate on the wrong issues before the actual startup happens. For example, the IRS has published a checklist for starting a business that deals with things like business structure and applying for an …

Small Business

The Rise Of Factory-Built Homes: Home-In-A-Box

<i>Predicting Our Future is a podcast about the next revolutions in technology, as seen through the eyes of a serial entrepreneur. Below is an edited excerpt from “Home-in-a-box,” the first episode in a 6-part series on the future of homebuilding. Listen to the full episode here.</i><p>In this episode of</i> …

Framing

5 Attributes of the Super Successful

Everyone can develop the skills of the very successful.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article is included in</i> Entrepreneur Voices on Effective Leadership<i>, a new book containing insights from more than 20 contributors, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders.</i><p>During my …

Self-improvement

Army Veteran Went From Selling Water On Street To Building Multi-Million Dollar Online Business

<i>“Make millions from just your laptop!”</i> I know what you’re thinking: that sounds more like a cheesy infomercial or a daydream fantasy than reality. Think again and meet Army veteran Emanuel “Manny” Hernandez, who went from street-corner water salesman to a self-made millionaire. Yep, you guessed it …

Entrepreneurship

Congrats on the New Job. Here Are 5 Ways to Keep It | Inc.com

Congratulations! You just accepted an offer with an amazing company in a role that you've dreamed about for months. It took countless hours of preparation, what seemed like a million interviews, and many restless nights nervously awaiting feedback, but you did it. You can take a deep breath, …

Emotional Intelligence

Tires could be made from eggshells and tomato skins

<b>This intriguing food-based alternative to traditional carbon black filler is more sustainable and performs better.</b><p>Researchers at Ohio State …

Prototypes

The 1 Mistake That Causes Most Innovators to Fail, According to a Brilliant Harvard Professor | Inc.com

You've created an innovative product. Customers love it and pay you quite well for it. You plow your profits back into R&D, making your product ever better, more powerful, and more useful to your customers. This may sound like a formula for success but it's actually the opposite, according to …

Innovation

This Is How You Know If You Have a Startup Idea Worth Spending Your Time or Money On

Product/market fit is the holy grail for entrepreneurs. Startup expert Steve Blank explains the process for finding it.

Startups

Online lender Elevate is heading for an IPO

The company is offering 7.7 million shares at $12 to $14 each, it said in an updated filing on Monday. It has also put aside 1.15 million shares that the underwriters have the option to purchase. At the top of the range it would raise about $124 million.<p>The company plans to list its shares on the …

Markets

How to Build a Great Tech Company That VCs Will Love | Inc.com

The tech startup world is incredibly exciting. But it's also insanely competitive.<p>One of the biggest obstacles for most tech startups is securing venture capital funding.<p>Only a tiny number of startups will win VC funding. Even fewer will actually succeed without it.<p>Heck, before securing funding for …

Startups

A fintech startup risks quick loans to salaried folks that banks overlook

Photo credit: 401(K) 2012.In an unremarkable building off Bangalore’s Cunningham Road, a fintech startup is trying to make the most out of a blind …

Loans

Surge Hydro Takes Top Spot at Pitch York County Finals

Surge Hydro continued its winning streak on Thursday evening as it took took the top spot, and the $1,200 first-prize purse, at the Pitch York County …

Clean Technology

A New York investment group is putting £100 million into UK marketplace lending startup Lendable

Waterfall Asset Management has committed the large sum to invest in loans made over Lendable's platform, which offers loans to prime and near-prime consumers in the UK at rates of between 6% and 40%.<p>Around 90% of the loans offered are for less than £5,000.<p>The funding line represents a huge boost …

Loans

Logistics startup Turvo zooms out of stealth with $25 million in Series A funding

Turvo, a two-year-old, Sunnyvale, Ca.-based company, is emerging today with an idea so ambitious that investors have provided it with $25 million in Series A funding to chase it.<p>What it wants to do: connect people looking to have things shipped, which doesn’t sound so unlike what a lot of both …

Startups

I Was a Shy Entrepreneur: Here's What I Wish I Knew | Inc.com

<i>Editor's note: We asked noted entrepreneurs to reflect on what they wish they'd known starting out and to put it in a letter to their younger selves. Logan Chierotti started and sold three companies and whose InternetReputation.com ranked No. 513 on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private</i> …

Entrepreneurship

How to Quit Being Indecisive About Life Decisions

“<i>Start knowing</i>. Try saying those two words to yourself in a very calm, very wise, very ancient, very adamant voice—the next time you panic. Just say …

New York City

7 Top VCs Say These Communication Skills Will Set You Apart

The <i>New York Times</i> and CB Insights partnered this week to publish a list of the top 20 “winningest” venture capitalists in the world. I’ve personally interviewed some of the investors who made the <i>New York Times</i> list and I’ve followed the others. Seven of the top 20 have made notable remarks on the …

Venture Capital

How A Young Couple Turned $4K Into A Million Dollar Snack Delivery Service

Monique Bernstein and Eli Zauner had only been dating for three months when they decided to go into business together. It’s the kind of decision that could have been a total disaster, the kind your parents would strongly recommend you reconsider. <i>Three months?</i> That’s around the time you start to …

You Can Make Your Home Look Expensive Without Spending Big—Here's How

Unless you're a seasoned interior designer, making décor decisions can be a daunting process: <i>How high should these curtains be hung? How big should</i> …

I’m the Founder of a Multimillion-Dollar Business: Here’s Why I Owe It All to a Decision I Made at 25.

In a legendary moment during the 1932 World Series, Babe Ruth pointed to the stands to show exactly where he was going to hit a homerun — and then …

Startups

10 things you should do for your self-esteem every day

Simple yet effective strategies for feeling better about yourself<p>Developing good self-esteem is a bit like building physical fitness. It doesn't …

Hyperloop One begins initial talks with the Indian government

Hyperloop One's high-speed transportation solution could reach India in the near future. That's the plan, at least.<p>Hyperloop One executives, …

48 Tested Tools for Boosting Business at Every Step

The right tool executed the right way at the right time can save entrepreneurs time, money, and a whole lot of headaches. Today's digital age has ushered in countless tools that can propel your business forward.<p>But which tools are right for your organization and worth the investment?<p>Entreholic, a …

Marketing

Super Smash Bros AI beats top humans before ‘failing spectacularly'

Last week, MIT showed off Smashbot, an AI trained to beat humans at <i>Super Smash Bros Melee</i>. Playing as Captain Falcon, Smashbot beat a number of highly-ranked players.<p>Smashbot was built by a team led by Vlad Firoiu. Through a combination of deep learning algorithms and practice against the in-game …

3 Of The Toughest Interview Questions And How To Answer Them

Don’t sweat it if you don’t know the exact number of fire hydrants in L.A. The question is about more than counting.<p>Job interviews can feel a lot like going on blind dates with prospective employers. While there is plenty of advice for how to answer both the most common and the most annoying …

Employment

The 10 Most Innovative Companies In Finance 2017

In the past year, the financial technology sector has seen a wave of innovations. Microfinance startups are finding their place inside of automated savings programs, social money sharing, and app-based investing, while legacy financial institutions are testing their own limits, putting payments …

Goldman Sachs

7 Signs That You're Ready to Leave the 9-5 and Become Your Own Boss | Inc.com

Steve Case, the billionaire founder of Aol, once said:<p>"You shouldn't focus on why you can't do something, which is what most people do. You should focus on why perhaps you can, and be one of the exceptions."<p>I recently interviewed a woman who has dedicated her life to helping other women become one …

Entrepreneurship

Need a Shot of Inspiration? Here are 5 Awesome TED Talks for Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

Entrepreneurship is hard. There's no getting around it.<p>But it's also worth it. It can be a way of getting wealthy, yes, but it's also a way of expressing what you're really about -- the best of who you are.<p>These five TED talks are 20-minute shots of inspiration. While they're bite-sized, they can …

Entrepreneurship