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Advanced analytics: Nine insights from the C-suite

Conversations with hundreds of business leaders reveal nine ways that they are—and are not—adapting to the analytics revolution.<p><b>Data and advanced</b> …

This Stock Market Indicator Has Been Reliable for 115 Years. Now It's Saying You Should Buy

A thumbs-up for the bull market.<p>Amid the growing number of economic signs and worrisome predictions pointing to end of the bull market, one …

7 Lessons to Starting a Business

How much you know when you begin is less important than your willingness to learn.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is a journey. It’s a tough journey and most people fail because they don’t have a mentor. I’m going to show you the seven biggest …

This Is the Kind of Mentor You Should Look For If You Want to Advance Your Career | Inc.com

<b>Editor’s note:</b> Jordan Kasteler's articles have been removed from the Inc.com archive because his relationship with Inc. has been terminated.

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5 things that can make your business plan fail — and how to avoid them

Creating a business plan is an essential step in getting a new company off the ground. Writing this document helps founders not only evaluate their goals, but also communicate them to other people, especially investors. A good business plan can be the difference between funding your dreams on …

Small Business

6 things you should absolutely know how to do in Excel

You have people who absolutely love it and will sing the praises of spreadsheets all day. And, then you have the people who absolutely detest it. They'd rather lock themselves in a phone booth full of mosquitos than have to go cross-eyed looking at all of those columns and rows.<p>Admittedly, I used …

The Secret to Making More Money Could Actually Be This Simple | Inc.com

You're probably familiar with influencer marketing. Even top brands like Amazon are using it.<p>But did you know that it can be an extremely effective way to establish trust, and engage a relevant audience? And a trusting, highly-engaged audience is the best way to increase sales.<p>Here are some of the …

5 Secrets to Launching a Great Entrepreneurial Product (While You're Still Employed) | Inc.com

<i>By Kirill Bensonoff, founder and CEO of Unigma and ComputerSupport.com.</i><p>It's tough to launch a great product. I have successfully launched multiple IT-related products and tech-enabled services, but I have also made many mistakes along the way. However, I've learned that by sticking to these five …

Entrepreneurship