Have you ever heard the phrase "lifestyle businesses" in venture capital circles? It has a condescending undertone--those are little companies that might not grow 100 x, so they're not interested in them.
It's easy for millionaires to find passive income strategies that turn a profit, from commercial real estate investing to angel investing in a hot new technology startup. But what about the rest of us--those
You are what you read, and if your goal is to build a massively successful company where you call the shots, you might want to start with the following books. We spoke with wildly successful entrepreneurs
If you're just beginning to invest in real estate, you'll find that there's a lot to learn. Real estate investing is more complicated than investing in stocks because of the financial, legal, and extensive
How a woman who went from $12 in her bank account to millionaire status learned to stop sabotaging her success
After a humble childhood, she found herself a single parent with a mere $12 in her bank account at age 27. She needed government assistance to survive. Today, her net worth exceeds $1 million, thanks to
Amazon released its fourth quarter earnings yesterday and the report painted a very nice picture for the company. Amazon’s Q4, 2015 earnings increased by 22% over the same quarter in 2014 and yearly sales
"No amount of experimentation can prove me right. One experiment can prove me wrong." -- Albert Einstein. There are no surefire ways to become successful. but there are definitely some "success killers,"
Many people starting a brand new business wonder if they’ve got the right stuff to succeed. Recent research by Xero, a provider of cloud-based accounting software used widely by the self-employed, suggests
A struggle between factions is taking place, according to a report by The Information, which matches what several sources have told Business Insider. On the one side are top executives who want to grow
The good news is, nowadays entrepreneurs can automate a lot of their responsibilities, giving you more time to dedicate to growing your company. You'll be able to focus on the things that matter most.
It started as a mix of desperation and creativity. Claudia Lucero was up to her ears in student loans, and she needed some extra cash to make her payments. So in 2009 she took her hobby — making homemade
Or have a giant wedding, or any other majorly expensive goal! We make a ton of small financial decisions every day. Do you buy a $10 salad for lunch or brown-bag it? Should you move out on your own or
The CEO of $2.2 billion pizza chain Papa John's shares his 5 'unexpected ingredients' for startup success
In high school, he worked at a pizza and sub shop in his hometown of Jeffersonville, Indiana, where he first fell in love with making pizza. He got through college by working at a place called Greek's
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. You may not think competitive athletes have anything in common with entrepreneurs, but it turns out the same strategies top athletes use win
All successful entrepreneurs display imagination, vision and entrepreneurship. Most importantly, though, they know the difference between the three. This is because they go through each of these consecutive
According to company filings revealed recently, current Google CEO Sundar Pichai received $199 million worth of shares when he took over the role last October. That’s quite the incentive to perform, and
Youth entrepreneurship is growing rapidly in the United States and internationally. The lessons kids learn by taking an idea and going out and executing it are so important and critical to learning. The