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What Interviewing 47 Entrepreneurs Taught Me About Success

According to StartUp Britain, 581,173 new businesses set up in the UK in 2014. In fact 2,835 new businesses started on the day I wrote this article …

3 “Lean Startup” Hacks to Build a Billion-Dollar Company

Share<p><i>This post was originally published by</i> <i>HootSuite CEO Ryan Holmes on the LinkedIn Influencer blog.</i> <i>Follow Ryan on LinkedIn:</i><p>Say you want to start a …

How Successful People Handle Toxic People & 12 other articles you missed last week | Inc.com

Toxic people in business and life can be very dangerous. Last week, Travis Bradberry made some interesting points on how to deal with them. Here's Travis Bradberry's article and 12 other awesome articles you missed last week.<p><i>Learn how to click with people instantly. It is the secret to better</i> …

OPEC Losing Its Grip? No, The Saudis Are Partying Like It's 1981

Falling oil prices have provided the equivalent of a $1 billion-a-day tax cut to U.S. consumers. That’s the good news.<p>The bad news is despite all the crowing about OPEC losing its ability to control oil prices, quite the opposite might be happening. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting …

Build Your Own Raspberry Pi-Powered Linux Handheld

If you’re looking for a fun maker project, Chris Robinson at Node has posted a great one – building a Raspberry Pi-powered handheld Linux terminal with a distinctly Nintendo DS-style look.<p>Robinson says his creation is “best suited to command line stuff” and “a pretty good tool for learning the …

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How Successful People Handle Toxic People | Inc.com

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people's buttons. Either way, they create unnecessary complexity, strife, and, worst of all, stress.<p>Studies …

Adapting Information Architecture for Lean and Agile Environments with DoGo Mapping

<b>A good practice when building anything is to begin with the end in mind, and information architecture provides a context for doing just that when</b> …

18 Ways to Sink Your Startup (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Successfully building a startup can feel like the sort of thing that requires planets aligning. Screwing up a startup, however, is incredibly simple.<p>Some entrepreneurs try to do it all on their own. Some don’t get along with their …

Turn Any TV Or Monitor Into A Windows or Linux Machine With Intel's Compute Stick

Intel's generated some positive noise at this year’s CES with their 5th Generation Broadwell processors (one of which ships inside the new Dell XPS laptop and contributes to its touted 15 hours of battery life), but one fascinating product seems to be flying a bit under the radar: The “Intel …

3 “Lean Startup” Hacks to Build a Billion-Dollar Company

Say you want to start a bottled water company. You could get started by spending months, years even, sourcing the perfect water, designing killer …

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6 Things Coming In 2015 That Marketers Are Really Scared Of (But Shouldn't Be)

We’re almost to 2015, and it’s that most wonderful time of the year for writers to prognosticate about what the new year’s going to bring.<p>And a lot of people are scared.<p>It’s a typical reaction, of course. Part of is is pure sensationalism, but a very real component of it is just plain fear.<p>Here are …

4 Marketing Trends Business Owners Should Use in 2015 | Inc.com

It's hard to believe it, but in just a few days, 2014 will be over and a new year will be upon us. Changing the calendar doesn't mean a business needs to completely change their marketing strategy, but it is a good time to review and think about what may happen this year. By looking at data from …

How Indiegogo Became the 'YouTube for Entrepreneurs' | Inc.com

Indiegogo is rounding the bend into 2015 with momentum on its side. In the last year, the popular crowdfunding platform has become the go-to venue for entrepreneurs looking for a non-traditional way to raise money for their product or startup.<p>"We've become the YouTube for entrepreneurs," Indiegogo …

Roundup Of Cloud Computing And Enterprise Software Predictions For 2015

Whenever this time of the year arrives with its proliferation of predictions, William Gibson’s quote <i>“the future is already here — it’s just not very evenly distributed”</i> comes to mind.<p>The best predictions provide a glimpse into the future while also providing mile markers to measure the journey. …