Ian W. McLaughlin

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Building a Business Can Be Downright Terrifying. Here's How to Cope. (Infographic)

Choosing to be an entrepreneur can be downright terrifying.<p>In a new study conducted by the UPS store, a majority of respondents claimed that building a business was the second scariest ‘life-changing event’ that they ever intended to face, followed by concerns surrounding retirement …

Entrepreneurship

OptimizePress - Getting Started

Download and Install OptimizePress Theme<p>Already done.<p>2<p>Turn on your Blog from the Blog Settings<p>Inside Blog Setup you will be able to turn Blog …

Mentors Are The Secret Weapons Of Successful Startups

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Rhett Morris is the director of Endeavor Insight, the research arm of Endeavor, a nonprofit that supports high-impact entrepreneurs across the world.</i><p>“I’ve probably revised this investor pitch deck 200 times,” a founder told me recently. She’d met with more than 50 potential investors …

The Best Startup Accelerators Of 2015

Startup accelerators, now fixtures of the tech community, were hard to find just a few years ago.<p>When researchers Yael Hochberg and Susan Cohen began researching accelerators in 2010 and 2011, they could hardly find 10 true programs to rank. On Tuesday, Hochberg and Cohen released their latest …

She about-turned her startup from the brink of failure. Now it’s doing what Groupon couldn’t

It was the year Groupon tripped – 2011. The world was staring at a tectonic crack in the daily deals model. Businesses were no longer scrambling to …

6 Free Apps for Startup Entrepreneurs to Save Money

Startup entrepreneurs often need to juggle many roles, ranging from administrative assistant and accountant to project manager and marketer. But …

The World's Youngest Billionaires 2015

Fourty-six of the world's wealthiest people are under 40 years old. Meet the globe's richest youngsters.

Billionaires

Paid Attention: What You Don't Know About Advertising Can Cost You

The biggest concern among businesses of all types, is whether all of this advertising stuff still works. Advertising has never been a field where you …

5 80s Business Movies Every Entrepreneur Should See

In retrospect, the 80s may not have been a golden era in American business - we can laugh at some of these things now. At the same time, some of these entrepreneurship moves and personalities are eternal.<p>Entrepreneurs find inspiration in unusual places. One of those places, for me, is television. I …

What 10 Legendary Entrepreneurs Said to Me

The most memorable remarks from my two decades of interviewing the world's most successful entrepreneurs.<p>Over the years, I've had one-on-one discussions with hundreds of successful executives and entrepreneurs. Here are the 10 most memorable and useful examples of business wisdom that I personally …

News and Analysis of the Life and Health Insurance Industry | ThinkAdvisor

Robin S. Weinberger and Peter N. Katz | July 11, 2018<p>Here are 5 ways that ILIT users can respond to the changes.

What the Most Successful Entrepreneurs Do

The "secret?" Don't look at who they are or how they behave. Study how they think.<p>The editors at Business Week are a demanding lot. They got a copy of my new book, <b>Entrepreneurship for the Rest of Us</b>, and said, "boil it down for us."<p>Here goes.<p>We live in a world where no matter what we do for a …