The idea is built on convenience and mobility, so it's only natural that apps would play a large part in a company's success or failure. But some surprisingly prominent companies have mobile experiences
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. We wrote a column where we outlined the three most important personal attributes of an entrepreneur. They are adaptability, persistence and
On-demand startups have allowed us to become incredibly lazy. These days, there's no reason to leave your house unless you really want to. We've compiled a master list of on-demand services that will you
If you see strange things in logos, your eyes don’t deceive you. Companies play tricks on us all the time. Can you point out FedEx’s award-hogging hidden arrow? How about Hershey’s sweet sideways “kiss”?
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Movies are a great source of inspiration, and while there is no dearth of good fictional movies, what really inspires me are biographies.
Melanie Perkins is on a mission to engage with customers on social media. The CEO and Founder of Canva, a company that makes a Web app for graphic design, is now ready to deploy a new iPad app that lets
There is a reason seasoned entrepreneurs don't think of themselves as risk takers, even though everyone else does. They have developed terrific ways to limit potential losses as they start new ventures.
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Nowadays you can create your own website in a few afternoons in front of your computer. But will the final product be a website someone will
Apple is working on a new headquarters in Cupertino, California, with Foster + Partners, a British design firm. In fact, we got a construction update on Apple Campus 2 on Monday. Apple anticipates the
You have more help, tools and talent at your disposal than your partners and first employees bring to the table. Even better, some of the tools are free, and the others come at a fair, competitive price.
Worried about your startup? You are not alone. That's the subtext to a new study from CB Insights, which goes into the 20 reasons startups are likely to fail. The study has everything, from weak founding
In the past, I've explained in detail the dos and don'ts of slide-making as well as how to give great presentations. This post summarizes my very best advice for creating and giving presentations that
By August 2011, my first company had gone down in flames. We had a great team, raised over a million dollars, and built some incredible technology. There was only one little problem. We started talking
If you want to be an innovator or an entrepreneur, should you go to business school? At first glance, maybe not: Peter Thiel once said, "Never ever hire an M.B.A.; they will ruin your company." Meanwhile,
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. You finally figured out the product. You hired the right guys. You released your beta version to 10,000 users and the response has been off
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Why do some Kickstarter campaigns succeed while others fail? The secret may be effective content marketing. Here are four examples of Kickstarter
There are many websites out there that can help entrepreneurs grow a bigger, better business--but there are many more time-suck websites. How can you tell the difference? By depending on a cheat sheet
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. I was an early adopter of the coding movement. What that means is that I spent hours on a Commodore 64 typing lines of "if-then" code that
This story originally appeared on CNBC Professionals are lining up to learn coding as a way to give their careers a new lease of life, with a slew of training companies cropping up to meet a booming interest
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Here is a scenario to consider. Say you sent out a direct mail letter and 95 percent of the people who received it opened it and read it five
If you travel for work but want to be healthy, you know the perils: Lack of healthy food choices at the airport, dehydrating flights, hotel workout rooms not outfitted the way you'd like. You might call
But cooking is hard — it's time-consuming and not every young man has been taught how to do it right, let alone set up a proper kitchen with necessary ingredients and tools for making a quick meal. Business
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. I started my career in marketing and PR. I was taught how to convince you both to serve your family boxed macaroni with powered imitation
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Make stuff people want. This is how Paul Graham or Y-Combinator defines growth hacking. Brian Halligan of Hubspot elaborates -- to be successful