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What Traits Do We Need To Succeed As Entrepreneurs?

Researchers and psychologists have spent decades working to dissect, analyze and zero in on the personality characteristics that are intrinsic to entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial success. They have amassed a sizeable body of scholarly work in their efforts to understand which traits seem to be …

17 interview questions that are designed to trick you

Savvy hiring managers can glean a ton of information about you by asking just a few, well-chosen questions.<p>But while they may seem simple — that’s …

How To Become A Millionaire In The Next 5 Years

Want to become a millionaire? Making it happen in the next five years doesn't have to be a fantasy. That's the view of Steve Siebold, 50, author of <i>How Rich People Think</i>. Siebold, a self-made millionaire who consults for corporate sales teams and gives speeches across the country, says that in fact, …

Five Best Cheap Travel Booking Sites

Getting away for a little holiday shouldn't have to be expensive. There are lots of great sites to help you plan your next trip, whether it's for …

Budget Travel

Are these the top 35 business women in Britain today?

This year's 35 Women Under 35 list highlights the importance of female entrepreneurs, says the report's authors<p>More work is needed to boost the pipeline of talent coming to the top levels of business, says a new report.<p>Despite recent strides in the boardroom, there is still a long way to go to …

10 of the Best European Train Trips

Our ten favorite European trains don’t necessarily offer the fastest journeys—just the most memorable. All aboard!<p>Much of European train travel is about efficiency and comfort—punctually leaving and arriving and having a cozy seat or sleeper compartment in which to devour the latest issue of the</i> …

Asthma could be cured within five years after drug breakthrough

Asthma could be cured within five years after scientists discovered what causes the condition and how to switch it off.<p>In a breakthrough which could change the lives of Britain’s five million sufferers, researchers at Cardiff University and Kings College London identified which cells cause the …

How to Build Successful Startups Faster with Eric Ries [PODCAST]

If you're interested in startups or an entrepreneur yourself, you've probably heard of Eric Ries. After founding his company IMVU, a 3D virtual …

15 Free Online Learning Sites Every Entrepreneur Should Visit

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being a successful entrepreneur means you have to wear a lot of hats, especially when your company is just starting out and you don’t have enough employees to cover all the areas you need.<p>Learning the new skills necessary to …

Entrepreneurship

Pharmacy Startup PillPack Could Change The Way America Takes Its Medicine

<b>A tiny New Hampshire startup is revolutionizing the way millions of patients take their daily medicines–and threatening the business model of titans like CVS and Walgreens in the process.</b><p>Allen Pittinger-Dunham, 51, has been taking HIV medicines since 2003. A few years in, his viral counts started …

3 Simple Ways to Gain an Unfair Advantage in Your Business

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Do you know how many businesses fail within their first two years?<p>If you ask any entrepreneur, we're all able to tell you the grim statistics: nine out of 10 new ventures will never make it. Now, if you line up 10 entrepreneurs …

Entrepreneurship

Why You Should Never Start Just One Business

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are two types of entrepreneurs: Those who start one company and those who start lots of companies.<p>Those who start lots of companies like to describe themselves as “serial entrepreneurs,” which may or may not be slightly …

Entrepreneurship

8 cool tools for data analysis, visualization and presentation

Reporters wrangle all sorts of data, from analyzing property tax valuations to mapping fatal accidents -- and, here at <i>Computerworld</i>, for stories …