Matthew McKeown

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10 Skills you need to be the next successful entrepreneur

Share22<p>Tweet<p>Share14<p>+14<p>Shares 40<p>While the debate rages on as to whether entrepreneurs are born or made, one thing can’t be disputed: polishing certain …

Five Signs You're Ready To Start Your Own Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Let’s get started.<p>It’s that simple. If you want to launch your own business, the first thing you need is to start that process. In the words of one …

Entrepreneurship

10 Success lessons from Richard Branson – “Self-made Billionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share51<p>Tweet<p>Share273<p>+15<p>Shares 329<p>Richard Branson went from being a dyslexic kid who performed badly in school to a British business magnate with a …

How Traveling More Can Help Hone The Skills Needed To Be A Successful Entrepreneur

Road trips usually start with a bold and outlandish idea, which is what makes them a distinctly American tradition. Our most recent one began with a meeting in Los Angeles. We live three thousand miles away in Maryland. Since I don’t particularly like to fly I off-handedly asked my husband last …

Entrepreneurship
Startups

10 Success lessons from Chris Gardner – “From Homeless To Millionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share90<p>Tweet<p>Share349<p>+15<p>Shares 444<p>The life of Chris Gardner is one made for the big screen. From single father without resources, living on the …

Follow The Rules, Or Rewrite Them? Innovation Is Anything But Business As Usual

You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Fixing the world’s problems means coming at them from new angles. The world’s best social entrepreneurs aren’t just trying to change things by repeating age old methods. Rather, they’re looking to innovate and …

Entrepreneurship

Important Milestones for Your First Year as an Entrepreneur

Starting your own business is exciting and overwhelming. You have an idea that will make the lives of your target audience so much richer, but the task list you face before you can break open the champagne bottle is endless.<p>It's easy to feel paralyzed by all that you have to do to launch a …

Entrepreneurship

7 Ways to Succeed As a Stay-at-Home Entrepreneur

The number of employees working remotely is steadily increasing. For entrepreneurs who are trying to get a new business off the ground, usually home …

Breakfast is the real power hour for success

If you need to persuade someone in business, you might be missing out on the best time of day if you’re only scheduling drinks, dinner or long lunches.<p>For Ryan Estis, breakfast isn’t just the most important meal of the day — it’s also the time for his most productive meetings.<p>Without the alcohol …

Success

List of Free Stock Photo Websites (Infographics) | Founder's Guide

Who loves photography? Or the better question is, who doesn’t love photography? Whether it is for personal enjoyment and utilization or for …

Infographics

6 Reasons Your Business Won't Make You Rich

The tale about the entrepreneur with the good idea who made millions? It's rare. Very rare.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are many reasons to enter the world of entrepreneurship, but the one that seems to draw the most newcomers is the prospect of "getting …

Entrepreneurship

10 Business Podcasts You Should Be Listening To (If You Aren't Already)

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We've all heard by now that the most successful people read extensively. Bill Gates, Mark Cuban, Elon Musk. They all credit at least some of their success to regularly devouring books.<p>But for those of us who don't have the time, or simply want to supplement all that reading, podcasts are a great …

Entrepreneurship

10 Success lessons from Napoleon Hill – “Rich Man, Poor Man” for entrepreneurs

Share119<p>Tweet<p>Share231<p>+17<p>Shares 357<p>Napoleon Hill was an American author in the area of the new thought movement who was one of the earliest producers …

Motivation

8 Ways to Make Your Elevator Pitch More Memorable

<i>Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. YEC members generate</i> …

3 Brilliant Business Lessons From a Gang Member-Turned-Millionaire Entrepreneur

Ryan Blair's new book, 'Rock Bottom to Rock Star,' aims to share 'lessons from the business school of hard knocks.'<p>At the age of 39, Ryan Blair has an impressive list of accomplishments that includes becoming a multimillionaire CEO and venture capitalist, as well as a best-selling author.<p>But those …

Entrepreneurship

5 Things Entrepreneurs Should Outsource Immediately to Save More Time

Are you an entrepreneur looking to save time and money? Start outsourcing these five things today.<p>The saying goes that entrepreneurs are the only people who will work 80 hours to avoid working 40. More often than not, they're also the only people who will try to do everything themselves to save …

Small Business

5 Leadership Methods That Inspire New Leaders

While a new leader may have an innate sense of what it takes to run a company, there is always more that can be learned from the tried and tested …