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5 personal finance tips if you plan to start a business

<b>Image: Managing his personal finances well is half the battle won. Photograph: Reuters</b><p>India has seen enormous entrepreneurial activity in the last …

Sky News - First For Breaking News From The UK And Around The World

Top Stories<p>The Latest News from the UK and Around the World | Sky News<p>The serial paedophile is branded "sheer evil" by a judge as he is jailed for 30 …

5 Entrepreneurs to Make Time Magazine's 'Most Influential People' List | Inc.com

Some entrepreneurs make such a profound mark on their markets that they impact the world at large.<p>That's according to <i>Time</i> magazine, which released its annual list of the 100 most influential people on Friday. The honorees range from artists (Misty Copeland) to activists (Malala Yousafzai) to …

Silicon Valley

Three ways to build the network that will change your future

You hang up the phone with a friend. You open an email from a colleague. You text someone you're meeting later. How do you feel after those interactions? If you're not gaining energy, enthusiasm and opportunity from most of the conversations you have, ask yourself this: Are you hanging out with the …

Small Business

Don't fear the down round: What HBO's Silicon Valley gets right and wrong about negotiating a lower valuation

While the unevenness of the jokes in last Sunday’s season two premiere of HBO’s Silicon Valley, “Sand Hill Shuffle,” really can’t be debated, the …

14 Reasons Entrepreneurs Should Start Out in Sales | Inc.com

A surprising number of entrepreneurs I've met over the years got their first taste of business while working in Sales. Here's why, based on some observations from Doug Camplejohn, the CEO of the sales technology vendor Fliptop.<p>1. You'll gain business expertise.<p>As you work with customers, you'll …

Business Strategy

Project Management

What is Project Management Software?<p>Project management software is a software that helps project managers (PMs) and teams collaborate and meet goals …

5 Attributes of Effective Project Management

Winston Churchill once said, “Plans are of little importance, but <i>planning</i> is essential.” This paradox is especially true in project management. …

Create A Free Project Management System From Scratch

<i>Nicholas is a marketer & web designer based in Boston, MA with a specialty in high growth B2B startups. He is currently the Director of Marketing for Jebbit.</i><p>For marketers who wear multiple hats, keeping project information streamlined can become an overwhelming task. Managing content, sales …

Project Management

Five powerful rules for female entrepreneurs to live by

When I became an entrepreneur, I was motivated by one thing: freedom. I wanted the flexibility to follow my dream. Entrepreneurship allowed me to do work that was engaging and empowering.<p>I'm not alone. According to a Cox Business study, 61 per cent of women entrepreneurs started a business to be …

Entrepreneurship

Startup Accelerator Blackbox Chose All Women Founders for Its Next Class | Inc.com

Blackbox, an intensive mentorship program for international startups, is trying something new: It chose only female-led companies for its next 18-startup, Google-sponsored, two-week residential course later this month.<p>Why?<p>There are a lot of good answers, drawn from research and observation, like …

Startups

Perfect Your Pitch: An Insider's Guide for Female Entrepreneurs

At SXSW, where apps such as Meerkat sparked industry buzz, The Ipsos Girls' Lounge brought female founders together to help guide new tech startups. With only seven percent of women currently receiving startup funds, we dug into the bias that may be holding female entrepreneurs back and shared …

Women Entrepreneurs

Women in Business Q&A: Sabrina Parsons, CEO of Palo Alto Software

<i>Sabrina Parsons has served as CEO of Palo Alto Software since 2007. She and her husband, Noah, founded a British software distribution company in 2001 that was acquired by Palo Alto Software in 2002. She writes regularly on her blog Bplans.com about business planning and other tips for startups.</i><p><b>How</b> …

Silicon Valley

Free At Last! GOP House Liberates Dead Rich People From Tax In Vote

April 16, 2015Marc Belisle Politics<p>The Civil Rights movement of our age is nearing a historic milestone. For more than a century, multimillionaires …