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Here’s How Much Revenue Your Startup Should Generate Before You Look for Investors

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Basic Sponge Cake – Simple Italian Sponge Recipe

A Fatless Sponge Cake<br>Pan Di Spagna<p>A super easy basic sponge cake recipe for you create lots of goodies and treats all Italian style!<p>This cake recipe …

Dessert

You Can't Achieve Success Without This

<i>MPW Insiders is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s answer for:</i></i> …

The 30 Pantry Staples Every Kitchen Should Have

Do you ever stare at your pantry, hoping that a meal emerges from the random assortment of rice, stocks, and spices lying around, and then give up and order Seamless? We all have those moments, sometimes more often than we’d like. Luckily, the new cookbook <i>The Kitchen Shelf</i> will help to cure all of …

Seafood

The Best Big Data And Business Analytics Companies To Work For In 2016

Paxata, Qubole, Gainsight, InsightSquared, Trifacta, Kyvos Insights, SiSense, ThoughtSpot, Google, and Looker are the ten most recommended big data and business analytics companies by employees to friends today.<p>These and other insights are from an analysis completed today comparing Glassdoor …

Big Data

The Dumbest Legal Mistakes Early Startups Make

Legal issues are often at the back of an entrepreneur's mind in the excitement of launching a startup<p>Legal issues are often at the back of an entrepreneur's mind in the excitement of launching a startup. But just because you are small doesn't mean that people are going to let things slide when you …

28 brilliant questions to ask at the end of every job interview

It's important to remember that every interview is a two-way street.<p>You should be assessing the employer just as much as they're assessing you …

5 Essential Technologies for Small Business Sellers

To prepare your business for sale, consider implementing a few technology solutions that better organize and manage company data and information.<p>Preparation separates winners and the losers in the business-for-sale marketplace. But some sellers start preparing months or even years before they list …

VP of Scale Venture Partners: The Key to Startup Success

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

7 essential steps to help you build a winning startup strategy

You have a great idea for a business and are rightly excited to get going. There is so much to do that you can hardly sleep at night. You are thinking of all the plans and steps that you must complete, like securing financing, setting up a website, hiring your first employees… the list goes on and …

Product Management

7 Bad Habits You Can Drop Today to Become Ultra-Successful

These bad habits can creep up on anyone. Learn how you can eliminate them and boost your success.<p>The internet is chock full of advice on which habits will boost your success--in the morning, nighttime, and anywhere in between.<p>I can attest that the right habits will do wonders. However, the thing …

Self-improvement

The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washington

Presidential humor is only a half-step from dad humor, which in the world of comedy is considered light treason. But we’ve tried to find at least one zinger from every U.S. president, to mark President Obama’s final set of stand-up comedy at his eighth White House Correspondents’ Association dinner …

Martin Van Buren

Use Business Intelligence To Grow Your Business

Even small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) have data they could be analyzing to make better business decisions. Business intelligence (BI) is not …

Big Data

What Your Small Business Should Do To Look Like A Social Media Pro

As social media use continues to grow, so does the number of marketing opportunities for small businesses. Nearly two-thirds of U.S. adults now use social networking sites, according to Pew Research, up from just 7 percent in 2005.<p>“That’s just a remarkable adoption curve,” said Sean Miller, lead …

Small Business

10 things you can learn about money in 10 minutes that will change your life

On Inc., Ilya Pozin wrote about 10 things anyone can learn in 10 minutes to make them more productive for the rest of their life.<p>More productive is one thing — but how about richer?<p>Only 10 minutes won't teach you everything there is to learn about managing your money and building wealth, but …

Personal Finance

Here's How Ben Bernanke's "Helicopter Money" Plan Might Work

You’d think it wouldn’t be so hard to spark a little inflation.<p>But in recent years, the Federal Reserve has consistently fallen short of its goal of …

How to Write a Business Plan: A Step-by-Step Template

Writing a business plan doesn't have to be an intimidating task, but it does require foresight, honesty, and plenty of research. Here is an outline and some smart tips to help get you started.<p>Creating a business plan is the first and most crucial step to building a successful company.<p>"A business …

Small Business

The 12 best apps for managing your finances

Managing your money can be difficult, especially when it's tax season.<p>Luckily, there are some great apps out there to help you budget, invest, and manage your finances. Here are 12 of the best.

Apps

10 Weekend Trips To Take This Spring

The dreary months of winter may have you hankering for a vacation, and April is the perfect time to take a quick weekend getaway. Whether you’re …

Cherry Blossoms

How to start a business with almost no money

You're willing to take some risks, like leaving your current job or going without personal revenue for a while.<p>But there's one logistical hurdle stopping you: You don't have much money.<p><b>Related: 7 Myths About Starting a Business That I Used to Believe</b><p>On the surface, this seems like a major problem, …

Small Business

Warren Buffett brilliantly explains how bubbles are formed

Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway's CEO, has said cryptocurrencies "definitely will come to a bad ending."<p>He was speaking in January on what's probably the highest profile financial-bubble suspect right now.<p>When he publishes his annual letter to shareholders on Saturday, readers will be checking …

Warren Buffett

Super Foods to Suppress your Appetite - Check Here

Eating well balanced snacks and meals are both vital for maintaining healthy lifestyles. Having a healthy appetite is very good, but an unnecessary …

Nutrition

How to read food labels, make best nutrition choices

We've all been there: You're watching your favorite show, munching on some chips and before you know it, your fingertips are touching the crumbs at …

10 Secrets Nutritionists Tell Their Friends About Weight Loss

Navigating those healthy eating rules is easier than you think.<p>The basics of losing weight are easy: Nix processed junk, fill up on superfoods, and hit the gym. Except we all know that once temptation, distraction, and motivation (read: real life) get involved, leveraging that formula for <i>actual</i> …

Top Thirty Tips to Lose Belly Fat

You’re not alone if you’ve found it hard to lose belly fat. It’s the most stubborn fat you’ve got, and the sad thing as that if you’re like most …

Consistency is Key: 7 habits that will keep you fit

First we make our habits and then our habits make us. When it comes to health and fitness, these very habits play a crucial role. "Most weight loss …

From Clueless Consumer to Real Food Dude

Many people around the United States could hardly fathom eating the way I do. Almost nothing I buy comes in a package. Almost everything is a simple …

5 Things Every Entrepreneur Needs To Be Successful

(Image: Shutterstock)<p>You probably know from some of the most famous business people in history that entrepreneurs are go-getters. No one progresses …