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iPrice adds price comparison to its one-stop e-commerce site in Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia-based shopping site iPrice has introduced a major update that brings direct price comparison to its e-commerce aggregation service.<p>iPrice raised $1.2 million last year and it aims to be a one-stop destination for online shopping in Southeast Asia, a region noted for its potential as …

Startups Don't Fail On Ideas, They Fail On Execution

Young companies don’t fail on good or bad ideas. They fail on execution. Yet many young startups make the mistake of focusing on the big idea or the high concept rather than the art and science of turning business plans into thriving businesses.<p>In a candid conversation with Yossi Vardi, an icon of …

Entrepreneurship

LISBON 2017 | WHERE THE TECH WORLD MEETS

Web Summit started as a simple idea in 2010: Let’s connect the technology community with all industries, both old and new. It seemed to resonate. Web …

How We Bootstrapped A SaaS Company To 4 Million Users — And Why Google Owes Us €400,000

Michael Hollauf Contributor<p>Michael Hollauf is co-founder of MeisterLabs and MeisterTask, a task management tool for creative projects.<p>Till Vollmer Contributor<p>Till Vollmer is a co-founder of MeisterLabs and MeisterTask, a task management tool for creative projects.<p>At 7 PM on February 7, 2007, …

Harvard says these 8 leadership traits are critical for success

Ray Carvey, executive vice president of corporate learning at Harvard Business Publishing, a subsidiary of the Harvard Business School, says management structures today are very different than 20 years ago, namely because of the middle manager.<p>Carvey describes today's business world as "volatile, …

Leadership

10 Morning Rituals of Successful Entrepreneurs [Infographic]

Have you ever wondered what do the most successful entrepreneurs such as Mark Zuckerberg and Richard Branson do in the morning?<p>The Sleep Matters Club …

Time Management

Operating Partner, DFJ

How to Build a Unicorn From Scratch – and Walk Away with Nothing.<p>This is a grim fairy tale about a mythical company and its mythical founder. While I …

Billion-dollar startups everywhere — but no billion-dollar entrepreneurs (yet)

Over the weekend Heidi Roizen wrote a post that was extensively shared across the tech industry: “How to Build a Unicorn From Scratch — and Walk Away with Nothing.” Go read it right now if you haven’t already, it’s well worth your time; I can wait for a moment… will make an espresso in the meantime.<p>…

Venture Capital

17 Books For Entrepreneurs That Will Change Your Life

Let me tell you a story, there were two guys that graduated from college at the same time. Both of them wanted to be successful entrepreneurs …

Entrepreneurship

5 Tips for Keeping Your Day Job While Launching Your Own Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In an ideal world, you have at least a year’s salary saved up and you can quit your day job in order to focus 100 percent on your entrepreneurial venture. Unfortunately, that’s just not feasible for many entrepreneurs who end up being …

4 Reasons Every Entrepreneur Should Go on Retreat at Least Once a Year | Inc.com

You've started a successful company. Everything is going great, revenues are climbing at a steady clip, you're expanding the business and hiring more people. What should you do to keep your business on track?<p>Leave. Not forever, just for a week or so. Getting away from day-to-day problem solving …

Yoga

100 Incredible Resources For Tech Entrepreneurs And Startups

Note: Please support the creator of this article by viewing it on DailyTekk.com (where I originally published it)!<p>Dude. Startups are hard. But they …

10 Ways Some People Learn Things Much Faster Than Others

Learning isn't something that happens overnight. But your methods of learning can ensure you utilize your time efficiently and effectively.

There's A Hidden Dark Side To Being An Entrepreneur - It Wreaks Havoc On Your Mental Health

The life of an entrepreneur sounds glamorous when you’re on the outside looking in. Setting your own schedule, creating your own rules, and building the type of company you want to work for can be incredibly alluring.<p>In fact, successful entrepreneurs tend to be idolized by the masses as they appear …

Mental Health

Case Study: How We Improved Landing Page Conversions by 79.3%

It took us 6 rounds of tests until we landed on a variation that was doing 79.3% better than the version our client had before coming to us.<p><b>Background</b><p>…

UX Design

6 Facts Every Entrepreneur Should Know about Conversion Rate Optimization | Inc.com

I think that the main title is the clearest and most descriptive. If you think that one of the other titles works better, go for it.<p>Are you an entrepreneur? If so, then you need to know about conversion rate optimization. Specifically, you need to know <i>why</i> CRO matters (because it does), and <i>what</i> to …

AdWords

Hooked: How Apple, Google, Twitter And Facebook Make Their Products Addictive

Feeling bored? Open up a link on YouTube. Lonely? Log into Facebook? Anxious because you don’t know something? Then just search for news on Google.<p>What are you doing with those actions? Expressing individuality? Making choices? Yes and no, according to Nir Eyal, author of a new book entitled …

Large Companies Innovating Parts of Their Company with Startup Mentality

Disruptive, Agile, Lean Start-up, Start-up – numerous descriptors and terms which increasingly are being utilized to define the approach and mindset which large companies should take.<p>There will include various reasons the pundits will provide – quicker product development, respond to consumer needs …

The Dark Side Of The Moon: Why So Many Entrepreneurs Fail

Entrepreneurship is the new black.<p>The life of an entrepreneur is glorified as an intoxicating blend of freedom, flexibility and financial fortune. The media depicts the sexy, creative entrepreneur’s life as an express train to infinite income, fulfillment and fame.<p>But there is a dark side of the …

5 Ways Being Healthier Makes Entrepreneurs More Successful

Entrepreneurs often pursue success at the expense of their health. But here are five ways that being fitter and healthier will make you richer.

Many Entrepreneurs Are Too Busy, But Not Productive

If you define your self-worth as an entrepreneur by how busy you are, it’s time to find another lifestyle. We all know people who are extraordinarily busy, but never seem to accomplish anything. For survival, entrepreneurs need to be all about accomplishing results that matter for themselves, their …

A CEO wrote this brutal memo when he realized his billion-dollar startup was failing

Fab.com was once considered the fastest growing startup in the world. The e-commerce site partnered with thousands of designers to sell their funky decor and trinkets via flash sales.<p>Within its first six months, Fab generated $20 million and Silicon Valley investors valued the company at $400 …

Startups