Nathanael McCormick

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Why Do People Become Entrepreneurs If It's So Difficult to Succeed? Here Is the Honest Truth

Entrepreneurship is tough, but here's why it's worth it.<p>Entrepreneurship is absolutely not the easiest path out there.<p>In fact, many people actively avoid entrepreneurship because of the risks involved, the overwhelming amount of responsibility, the fact that there is no real work/life balance, and …

The 11 Worst Pieces of Advice You'll Ever Hear (and What to Do Instead)

Some people's '2 cents' leaves you with just that.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Like bad directions, bad advice can steer you off track. Top entrepreneurs and members of The Oracles weigh in on the worst advice they consistently hear and what to do instead.<p><b>1. Success</b> …

Entrepreneurship

Huskers' Eichorst discusses Pelini firing

Watch Nebraska Athletic Director Shawn Eichorst's press conference discussing the firing of Husker head coach Bo Pelini after seven seasons, …

School bullies student who posted powerful anti-bullying video

<b>A school suspended a student for posting an emotional anti-bullying video on Facebook.</b><p>Emily Gipson, 16, was slapped with a two day suspension last …

Here's a look at the new MLB Spring Training gear for 2018

Get it while it's hot<p>Spring Training is right around the corner and it's now time to get decked out in the fresh new gear with the logo of your …

Where to Watch the Super Bowl in Atlanta

This latest NFL season comes to an end on <b>Sunday, February 4</b> when the New England Patriots face-off against the Philadelphia Eagles in <b>Super Bowl LII</b> at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. While many Atlantans may not have a favorite team to cheer on this weekend, bars and restaurants around …

Microsoft issues emergency Windows update to disable Intel’s buggy Spectre fixes

Update protects against random reboots and data loss<p>Microsoft has been forced to issue a second out-of-band security update this month, to deal with the issues around Intel’s Spectre firmware updates. Intel warned last week that its own security updates have been buggy, causing some systems to …

The Trump Administration said it has no plans to build a 5G wireless network

The memo from the National Security Council that suggested otherwise is outdated.<p>The Trump administration labored to clarify on Monday that it currently has no plans to build its own ultra-fast 5G wireless network, despite publication of a memo that suggested the idea was under consideration.<p>At …

Donald Trump

5 Smart Hacks to Build Confidence in Your Business Idea

Before you take the plunge, take the time to test out whether your idea is a winner.<p>Before you quit your day job and plow your hard-earned savings into your business idea, you should test what you're working with. This doesn't need to be an arduous or expensive endeavor, and can be done with more …

4 Unconventional Ways To Grow Your Freelance Business Really Fast

Pay for advertising. Pass out flyers. Start a blog. Freelancers must read the same tired, business growth advice over and over again. If these things work, that’s great. But, what if they don’t? The only logical next step is to think outside the box.<p>Sometimes it takes the unusual and creative to …

How One Woman is Empowering Female Entrepreneurs - and Generating Millions

Women Rocking Business founder Sage Lavine went from low-income to a million dollar supporter of women entrepreneurs. Her new books shares how<p>Gender inclusion is the entrepreneurial discussion of today, from VC Ellen Pao's new book <i>Reset</i> to Uber's amazingly high number of inequality claims. How do …

3 Steps to Blowing Up Your Business

Firing 20 percent of your sales team really motivates the remaining 80 percent.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>All businesses are built on sales. Selling is to an organization what food, water and oxygen are to the body. Take time to learn the mechanics and true art of …

Selling

Why Not Knowing Anything About an Industry Could Be Your Biggest Advantage

Newcomers often see opportunities veterans miss. However, knowing how to leverage those opportunities is the key.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You may not be shocked to learn that the majority of today's emerging youth population see themselves as entrepreneurs. …

Entrepreneurship

'Zero-Drop' Running Shoes Are Everywhere. Here's The True Story Of How They Were Invented

If you’ve gone shopping for running shoes sometime in the past decade, you’ve almost certainly come across the term “zero-drop”—a now-widespread buzzword that refers to the difference in cushioning between the heel side of the shoe and the forefoot. Most shoes feature about twice as much padding by …

Shoes