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Updated March 20, 2018<p>How are your powers of persuasion? If you answered "excellent," then a sales job could be right for you. As a sales person, you …

7 Challenges to Overcome for Launching Your Startup's Website

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the biggest indicators of entrepreneurial validity these days is the launch of a website; your business isn’t considered truly established until it has one. Accordingly, a website is an important milestone for charting your startup …

How Lean Management Can Enhance Construction Projects

While lean management principles have long been employed by the manufacturing industry to shore up efficiency and eliminate waste, the methodology …

The Five Most Valuable Start-Up Lessons

Do you ever dream about how great it would feel like to run your very own business?<p>It has never been easier to launch a new business. A generation …

The 15 Best Podcasts for New Entrepreneurs

It’s an age-old debate: are true entrepreneurs born with a certain spirit and mindset that drives them with a need to create something and succeed …

Entrepreneurship

How to Stop Procrastinating in 3 Simple Questions

Killing procrastination is not just about powering through, but understanding why you are pausing in the first place.<p>For every genius that brings a wonderful idea into the world, there are many others who are waiting for "the right moment" to speak up about their brilliant thought. In fact, we all …

8 Safe Ways to Test Your Side Hustle Without Risking Everything

Thinking of making your side project your full-time job? Here's how to test the waters without risking your money or your current position.<p>A. Crowdfund It<p>Crowdfunding has become an incredible market validation tool. If you can get hundreds of people to put down thousands of dollars towards making …

UX for Lean Startups

<b>UX for Lean Startups by Laura Klein</b><p>I have to say that this book is a complete breath of fresh air:<p>● It’s very practical. You can go out and try the …

7 things I learned about lean startup

Just to be clear, “Lean Startup” ain’t just for startups.<p>For any of you’z with an entrepreneurial streak… consider these concepts for any new product …

Lean Startups

The Surprising Link Between Laughter And Learning

Relaxing is key to learning. Learning is key to leadership. Laughter unlocks both.<p>We’d failed. The executive who’d attended our kickoff presentation had rejected even our most basic premise. What he <i>did</i> manage to do, though, as we discovered after returning for a fresh meeting several weeks later, …

The Power of Storytelling in Leadership

Guest, Al Mohler, shares with us how he sees the church has failed businesspeople.

Storytelling