Lenesh Naidoo

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How to Create the Stunning Visuals Critical to Startup Success

Tools you can use everyday to enhance your online presence to efficiently connect with consumers.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s no secret that striking visuals are interpreted faster and more memorable than text alone. According to 3M’s research, our brains …

Infographics

5 Reasons Networking Is a Salesperson's Most Powerful Tool

The ability to network is key for sales success in a fast-paced working world.<p>While a savvy salesperson may be able to achieve some short-term results without building these essential relationships, those who wish to lay the foundations for lasting success know they cannot achieve their goals …

Networking

A Beginner’s Guide to a Home Automation System

Home automation is a rapidly growing market in today’s technology-savvy world. It’s an appealing blend of technology and convenience (and a plain old …

Smart Homes

8 Obvious Signs You Were Built for Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurs are not born but they cultivate the skills of entrepreneurship within them. To be an entrepreneur, you have to be passionate, …

5 Handy Projects You Can Do Yourself with Raspberry Pi

Coding these mini-computers couldn't be simpler.<p>Sometimes less can do a whole lot more, and the Raspberry Pi is one of those minute pieces of …

10 Ventures Young Entrepreneurs Can Start for Cheap or Free

Don't be discouraged. You can afford to leave the 9-to-5 rat race.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're a young entrepreneur who's sick of the 9-to-5 rat race, you should start thinking out of the box. You need to find an idea that will allow you to start your own …

Entrepreneurship

DAKboard: Create an interactive wall display from a monitor and Raspberry Pi

DAKboard is a gorgeous web interface that displays photographs, weather and other information (such as events from your calendar or Wunderlist to‑do …

Raspberry Pi

7 Tips for Successfully Introducing Freemium Business Software

Making a profit on a new software business solution requires successfully giving away the basic version.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Software solutions providers face an ongoing challenge in an increasingly-competitive marketplace. How do they get the word out about …

Small Business

Five Key Ways To Win And Keep Customers

It is a fair bet that many business leaders will be looking ahead to 2017 with some trepidation. After all, 2016 has produced seismic shocks that have yet to show their full effects. And such is the volatility in the world today that more of the same must be, if not expected, then at least not …

InVision | Digital product design, workflow & collaboration

The digital product design platform powering the world’s best user experiences<p>Your entire product design workflow — connected<p>Create rich interactive …

The Importance Of Honesty And Integrity In Business

Brian Tracy shares why honesty and integrity in the workplace is one of the most important qualities of great leadership.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Why is integrity important in leadership?<p>Having honesty and integrity in the workplace is one of the most important …

These Are the Startups Aiming to Disrupt the Financial Sector

Given how much customers dislike it, the financial services industry seems ripe for "disruption."<p>It may not be much longer before bank branches join video-rental stores and record shops as relics of a bygone era.<p>Silicon Valley is pressuring banks to change their ways or risk becoming the latest …

What Is The Difference Between Deep Learning, Machine Learning and AI?

Over the past few years, the term “deep learning” has firmly worked its way into business language when the conversation is about Artificial Intelligence (AI), Big Data and analytics. And with good reason – it is an approach to AI which is showing great promise when it comes to developing the …

Machine Learning

Most Popular DIY Projects of 2016

Whether you’re building your own computer or making repairs on your house, the do it yourself attitude is always prevalent here at Lifehacker. Here …

Raspberry Pi

How Light Bulbs Watch You Buy Groceries

The same technology that helps stores track shoppers may one day replace Wi-Fi.<p>In an enormous grocery store in northern France, the lights above the aisles aren’t all they seem to be. They look ordinary—more than a mile and a half of fixtures exuding bright light, folded into a grid overhead—but …

Light Bulbs

12 DIY Projects to Try in November

As the weather gets colder and days get shorter, we’re hunkering down in our homes. For me and many of my friends, I’ll admit that means cozying up …

5 Lessons From My Startup Flop You Don't Need to Learn the Hard Way

Learning through failure is an entrepreneurial rite of passage, but don't underestimate the value of avoiding dumb mistakes you could have anticipated.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you look up quotes related to learning from one’s mistakes, you’ll end up with …

Business Strategy

6 Powerful Benefits of Quitting Your Job and Becoming an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Today is the day I'm going to die</i> was the thought permeating every crevasse of my mind on that warm Hawaiian afternoon last February. You see, I had just jumped awkwardly out of a plane and was hurling toward the ground at 120 miles per …

Entrepreneurship

6 Hacks to Keep You Productive When Building Your Business From Home

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you are building a business or working as a freelancer, or you've simply read the <i>The 4-Hour Workweek</i> and now work remotely, you need to stay focused. Which is easier said than done.<p>When you’re at the office, you constantly have the …

Productivity

10 Sales Tools for Growing Startups

Growing your business is all about gaining attention of potential users, converting them into leads, and then nurturing those leads through your …

Free PR For Startups? This Company Is Betting On It

Anyone who hangs around with the startup circus knows it: most startups are desperately looking for exposure, but their tight budgets are often unable to grant it.<p>Either you are backed by a big VC fund that can buy you the services of a PR firm, or you’ve got a really disruptive idea that sets you …