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The 18 hottest enterprise startups of 2017, according to how investors value them

For that we turned to Pitchbook, the website that tracks financial investments. Pitchbook sifted through its vast database to uncover the 383 startups that received funding so far in 2017 and that sell products or services to businesses, aka enterprise startups.<p>We chose a metric called a "valuation …

Startups

Everything we thought we knew about free trade is wrong

“I’m a free trader,” said Donald Trump, in his speech announcing his candidacy. That was in June 2015. Since then, he’s been singing a very different tune. Sounding more like a flannel-wearing protester than the ruthless tycoon of <i>The Apprentice,</i> Trump now says the US needs “fair trade, not free …

Economics

What are ‘thinking skills’ and can we teach them?

…from a purely theoretical standpoint alone, it hardly seems plausible that a strategy of inquiry that must necessarily be broad enough to be …

Personal Organizing

David Dayen: The Untold Stories Of The Mortgage Crisis

In this week's episode of "Scheer Intelligence," Robert Scheer speaks with David Dayen, author of the book <i>Chain of Title: How Three Ordinary Americans Uncovered Wall Street's Great Foreclosure Fraud</i>.<p>Dayen and Scheer discuss the federal government's failure to respond to millions of people who …

How to Meet Challenges When Deploying New HR Technology

​CHICAGO—Change can be scary for employees who are asked to adopt new technologies at work, said Katherine Jones, Ph.D., a partner and director of …

Digital Skills You Need to Master to Become an Entrepreneur

Not everyone is destined to become the next Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg or Elon Musk, but applying an entrepreneurial mindset to your work can work …

Project Management

Soon the yuan will pass the dollar as the 'supreme currency'

In 1971, the American President put an end to a 2,500 year trend; the Wall Street Journal called it "Nixon's Worst Weekend." Considering the old boy had some really bad ones, this must have been something special. In August of that year (on Friday the 13th) it was decided that the U.S. would no …

Suez Canal

Follow The Leader: Ronaldo Mouchawar, Founder And CEO, Souq

8 min read<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>"The feeling of going to work to solve problems is in my DNA- the things we are trying to solve now are not the same things we were …

7 lies you tell yourself that could impact your success

Some of the lies are harmless, but others hold us back. Those lies manifest themselves in little habits and patterns for problem solving and getting work accomplished that only seem to be effective.<p>Give yourself a chance to rethink the things you 'know to be true' to help you move forward in a more …

How to invest when you're young and broke

<i>I never learned about "mutual funds" or "index funds" or "money market accounts"—it all seemed as relevant to my broke-ass existence as theology is to a goat. But these days I wonder if I missed out on a chance to turn a bad job into the equivalent of night business school. I've become increasingly</i> …

Personal Finance

Inside the Garage of the Internet's Most Hated Self-Help Guru

Tai Lopez became the most hated guy on YouTube after a video ad ("here in my garage") for his self-help service went viral. I pushed past the Lamborghinis and the "67 Steps Program to the Good Life" to see who Tai Lopez really is.<p>If you've watched a video on YouTube in 2015, chances are you've seen …

All Entrepreneurs Should Watch These 6 TED Talks Right Now

When starting a business, you need all the help you can get. Use these six TED Talks to help guide you on your entrepreneurial journey.<p>Some entrepreneurs are fortunate enough to have connected with a valuable mentor to guide them as they jumpstart a new business idea or venture. The wise words of a …

Free Online Project Management Guide for New Project Managers

If you’re taking your first steps as a project manager and feel like you’re in way over your head with all the terms, acronyms, and best practices, …

Project Management

Are You a Real Entrepreneur or Just a Fake?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Merriam-Webster defines “entrepreneur” as “a person who starts a business and is willing to risk loss in order to make money.” In a broad sense, that might include every small business owner and perhaps even those who are self-employed, …

Entrepreneurship

This man owns 170 properties

He researched property till the age of 18, when he could sign a contract.<p>"I looked at it as a vehicle to be able to change my lifestyle," he …

Create A Free Project Management System From Scratch

<i>Nicholas is a marketer & web designer based in Boston, MA with a specialty in high growth B2B startups. He is currently the Director of Marketing for Jebbit.</i><p>For marketers who wear multiple hats, keeping project information streamlined can become an overwhelming task. Managing content, sales …

10 Tips For Giving A Great Speech

Anybody can learn to give a great speech. The best speakers include a clear, relevant message and a few great stories to illustrate it. Forget fancy PowerPoint presentations and loads of data. Instead, keep your speech simple, with a clear beginning, middle and end. Focus on one theme, and …

5 Steps You Must Take Before Becoming an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Are you bored in your job, unchallenged by your work and have an idea for a great new business you just can’t get past your boss’s door? Maybe it’s time to walk out the door and go it alone.<p>Starting your own business can reap deep …

Entrepreneurship