Keeresh Beekarry

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The Real Differences Between A Want-A-Preneur And An Entrepreneur

I’ve recently, yet again, left a company I was working with to start something new.<p>I’ve been jumping from project to project, company to company for …

Germany’s Most Underrated City Is the Place to Go in 2018

They're calling it "Mainhattan."<p>For its central location, Frankfurt is known as the “Gateway to Europe" — and travelers often only pass through, …

5 tips for taking your business from idea to action

<i>Do you have a great idea for a business? Are you thinking long and hard about taking action, but unsure of what to do next? Are you concerned that you will never turn your idea into a full-blown business?</i><p>Anyone can come up with an idea for a business, but it takes a lot of work to implement a plan …

#10 Best Books Every Aspiring Entrepreneur Must Read

The world's richest people - whether Bill Gates or Warren Buffet - swear by their reading list and Gates even releases his list for the year<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>You know this …

Self-improvement

10 books that’ll help you achieve more success in life

If you’re looking for that edge, that secret to success, the answers might already be available to you.<p>While you may think these tips are closely …

Use This Trick to Quickly Come Up With 10 Great Business Ideas

Gather everyone you know, and let the idea flow begin.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you trust the ads in your Facebook feed, you probably think there is a magic formula hidden from normal people that gives special guru’s unlimited success in business just by doing …

Entrepreneurship

Where To Start When You’ve Procrastinated On Your Goals For Too Long

This column is authored by Zdravko Cvijetic, Founder of Zero toThe post Where To Start When You’ve Procrastinated On Your Goals For Too Long appeared …

Procrastination

Why Your 20s Is the Perfect Time to Start a Business

This is the only period in your life that you have time to lose.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Before I decided to leave college to start my first business, I went to my Uncle Todd for advice. He wasn’t an entrepreneur, but he played tight end for the Oakland Raiders …

Entrepreneurship

5 Ways Small Business Owners Can Leverage Social Media To Grow

From Tom and Myspace in 2003 to Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook in 2004, social media has become part of the fabric of society. Almost a decade and a half later, the list of social media networks continues to grow, making it harder to compete through the noise. According to Statista, only 24 percent …

How One Man Grew His Social Media Brand to Reach Millions

Case Kenny posted every day for three years, and now he's seeing the results.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article has been updated to reflect accurate readership and Facebook fan counts.</i><p>Building a massive online following as a blog or online publication in 2017 …

Social Media

How to write a business plan that will launch your idea

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>A business plan can make or break a small business. A strong, detailed plan provides a clear …

37 Ways To Game The Airlines: How To Get Free Flights, Travel Perks And More

This week, I made international news when I put my travel smarts to work and scored $11,000 in American Express gift cards for being bumped off several Delta Air Lines flights with my family. You can read the article about how I did it here. People were amazed, and the story got picked up by …

American Airlines

7 Steps to Tell You If Your Million Dollar Idea Can Be a Billion Dollar Business

Entrepreneurs love to talk about their million-dollar idea, but I haven't seen anyone pay that much for one yet. Here is how to really attract money.<p>Based on my own experience as a startup investor, and feedback from like-minded friends, we all get pitches for at least ten startup ideas for every …

Opening for business: How to set up your first online store

<i>With technology increasingly intertwined with all aspects of business,</i> CNET@Work <i>can help you -- prosumers to small businesses with fewer than five employees -- get started.</i><p>So you've decided you want to start your own e-commerce business, but you're probably asking yourself, "Now what?" Assuming you …

How I Came Up With a Million-Dollar Ecommerce Idea in 20 Minutes

If people are lining up for a product, figure out how to make the line shorter and they'll buy from you.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Several years ago I started a hip-hop jewelry ecommerce store. My most popular products were “grillz.” For the unfamiliar, those are …

eCommerce

The High-Speed Trading Behind Your Amazon Purchase

Beneath the placid surface of product pages lies an unseen world of bots, algorithms, flash crashes and fierce competition.<p>I wanted to buy some mini marshmallows recently, so I went on Amazon. Perhaps because of their resemblance to packing material—light, bulky, ubiquitous—I figured they’d be …

Stock Markets

This Is The Most Insane Way To Be Smarter, Confident, and Resilient

That critical voice in your head. Always telling you how you’re screwing up. Always putting the worst-case-scenario front and center. We all have it. …

Self-help

30 Behaviors That Will Make You UNSTOPPABLE

This curated column is authored by leadership & startup consultant Benjamin Hardy AThe post 30 Behaviors That Will Make You UNSTOPPABLE appeared …

How Spending 60 Minutes Doing This Every Morning Helps This Entrepreneur Prepare for the Day

Headspace's Rich Pierson has a morning ritual he has practiced for the last nine years to help start his day the right way.<p><i>Editor’s Note: Entrepreneur’s</i> <i>“20 Questions”</i> <i>series features both established and up-and-coming entrepreneurs and asks them a number of questions about what makes them tick,</i> …

Meditation

Why This Simple Math Proverb Will Accelerate Your Startup

Could your math teacher unlock the secrets to startup success?<p>Every single startup founder and every single startup company is searching for one thing and one thing only - a business trend. The problem is every one attaches different definitions to this critical yet elusive notion.<p>When you have …

9 of the most fascinating TED Talks about money

Fortunately, there are plenty of resources to turn to, from podcasts to books to personal finance gurus, that will teach you the basics and then some.<p>We've rounded up nine TED Talks — all between 10 and 20 minutes — that could alter the way you think about money, and how you choose to save, spend, …

Personal Finance

9 Steps to Creating and Selling T-Shirts for Profit

In the late 1980s, Bert and John Jacob were driving up and down the east coast trying to sell their t-shirts to college students and not having much …

How 16 Successful Business Leaders Start Their Day (Infographic)

From meditation to kite surfing, learn how these successful entrepreneurs jumpstart their mornings.<p>How you wake up in the morning can dictate how the rest of your day will go. That’s why it’s so important to have a positive and productive morning routine. If you don’t believe that, here’s proof: …

Kitesurfing

Five tips for investing in your 30s

In your 20s, funding your 401(k) might have sounded like a good goal … for your 30s. Now that your 30s are here, you may be nervously noticing the countless articles on the virtues of investing in your 20s.<p>Don't worry. You're definitely not too old to reap the benefits of investing. Getting started …

Top 10 Productivity Tips From Former Presidents

Presidents’ Day is this Monday, which means it’s the perfect time to look back on how some of the greatest people this country has known got things …

A successful entrepreneur opened a new meditation studio in NYC to cash in on a $1 billion market

Khajak Keledjian, the former owner of Intermix — a women's luxury clothing store that he sold to Gap for $130 million in 2013 — has been benefiting from meditation since 2007, after a hedge fund manager friend introduced him to the practice. Now Keledjian wants to help spread the word.<p>His recently …

Meditation

5 Business Strategies To Boost Your First Quarter Sales

Stop wasting money on ads that don't work and start using these tips to make more sales.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You might have succeeded in turning a great idea into a business, but if you can't get people to purchase your product or service, you don't really …

Marketing

Run Your Business Like a Drug Lord - business.com

Drug dealers may be criminals, but they are also savvy business people. What legal lessons can you learn from their tactics?<p><i>Narcos</i> is a new Netflix …

An ex-Deutsche Bank MD who made $1 billion for clients built an app to teach students to invest

"JPMorgan merged with Chase. Bankers Trust got brought out of Deutsche Bank. Lehman Brothers went bust. Bank of America bought Merrill Lynch and then Deutsche Bank is Deutsche Bank — who knows!" Derhalli told Business Insider recently.<p>Derhalli spent 35-years in investment banking and spent his …

Deutsche Bank

3 Strategies to Nail Before You Launch Your Social-Media Campaign

Planning and metrics are key to any successful marketing effort, yet many entrepreneurs rush into the social conversation with little idea of what they hope to accomplish.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When I talk to small-business owners, they often tell me they're …

Marketing