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7 Productivity-Boosting Apps for Busy Entrepreneurs

Worthwhile technology gives you back your time and sanity.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're running your own business, you know a thing or two about juggling -- working top-speed on numerous projects while trying to find enough hours in the day to get everything …

How To Hire The Best Customer Service Employees: The Two (Essential) Steps

You can only provide superior customer service if you have superb employees. This requires not only selecting the best applicants who come your way, it also means making sure that the applicant pool from which you’re selecting is sufficiently deep and wide.<br>In other words: you not only need the …

The 100 Hottest Tech Companies to Work for In 2017

A Stanford professor made the list and checked it twice. You should, too.<p>Andy Rachleff also is a former venture capitalist and president and CEO of Wealthfront, a successful investment management company in the Valley. He also teaches technology entrepreneurship at the Stanford Graduate School of …

Startups

Help NASA solve its 'space poop' problem - and win $30,000

NASA wants your help to solve a rather complicated issue affecting the comfort and safety of its astronauts.<p>That issue is (and keep a straight face please, we're all adults here and there's nothing remotely amusing about normal bodily functions) poo. Or 'poop', as NASA are calling it, because …

The 3 Biggest Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make While Fundraising

When a startup decides it’s time to start raising capital, there’s a lot of potential business impacts to consider. If things go well, funding can launch startups into another gear, earning them more customers, traction and publicity than ever. What many founders are less apt to discuss, however, …

Entrepreneurship

The Case Against Reality

A professor of cognitive science argues that the world is nothing like the one we experience through our senses.<p>As we go about our daily lives, we tend to assume that our perceptions—sights, sounds, textures, tastes—are an accurate portrayal of the real world. Sure, when we stop and think about …

How to check which URLs have been indexed by Google using Python

Google Search Console can help you determine which of your website pages are indexed, but what about identifying the ones that aren't? Columnist Paul …

Build Tic Tac Toe with AI Using Swift

I have a fascination and deep passion for learning. Recently, I developed a hypothesis that I could apply the principles of game making to app …

Game Development

Atom: My New Favorite Code Editor

As a hobbyist Python programmer, over the years I have tried a variety of different editors. Back in the day I used to use <i>Eclipse</i> with the <i>PyDev</i> …

How to win a hackathon using Azure Machine Learning

You can do some amazing work with machine learning. Predict how many crimes will occur in a city in a timeframe, based on historical data. Identify …

Unbundling iOS: 44 Startups Attacking Apple’s Core Apps And Services

For mainstream consumers, the most visible feature of iOS are Apple's stock apps, and few of them are immune from startup competition.<p>Apple released …

Apps

iOS Apprentice

1.<p>Section I: Getting Started<p>In the first tutorial in the series, you’ll start off by building a complete game from scratch called “Bull’s Eye”.<p>Here’s …

7 TED Talks you should watch if you want to be an entrepreneur

Four simple words that sum up the value of TED Talks.<p>We love these quick, easy-to-digest videos with just the right amount of important information to entertain and educate in just a few minutes.<p>It's free, high-quality wisdom from industry leaders — what's not to love?<p>Below are the top seven videos …

9 Books Elon Musk Thinks Everyone Should Read

1 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Ever since he was a child in South Africa, Elon Musk has been a big reader, of everything from science-fiction novels to historical biographies.<p>The CEO of Tesla and SpaceX has said that reading books taught him how to build rockets.<p>We …

Elon Musk

7 must-read books for the budding entrepreneur

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at</i> <i>entrepreneur.</i><i>com</i><i>.</i><p>By Matthew Toren, Entrepreneur<p>Reading is …

Tell me another… comedy gems that inspired today’s standup stars

With a host of comedic talent set to appear at the Edinburgh festival fringe early next month, we asked some top names to identify the joke or moment that first tickled their funny bone…<p>It was the Morecambe and Wise sketch with André Previn. It had the following elements; Eric Morecambe a man for …

How A Team Of Accomplished Entrepreneurs Plan To Revolutionize Your Television Experience

The company’s logo on the doorbell was so tiny that I wasn’t sure I was at the right door. After 18 months of hard work, I was the first journalist to see Molotov in action, a brand new way to watch TV. Behind the scene, AlloCiné co-founder Jean-David Blanc, Canal+ co-founder Pierre Lescure, former …

11 documentaries that will make you smarter about business

From a film on Wal-Mart's business practices to one on aspiring sommeliers, each will simultaneously entertain and educate you about business.

Video: iOS 9 on iPhone 6 – How to install it right now without a developer account

Apple on Monday unveiled iOS 9, a new major operating system update for iPhone and iPad that brings over various neat performance and stability …

8 Musts to Start Your Business With Little to No Capital

VIP Contributor<p>Founder, Market Domination Media®<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs will often have amazing business ideas, but they put them on hold due to a lack of capital. They assume that their idea will never get far off the ground unless they have major …

Small Business

Six horrible excuses for not chasing your entrepreneurial dreams

Do you have dreams that keep getting pushed to the side, and every time they are revisited you make another excuse as to why it's not the right time to chase them? Successful entrepreneurs all have one thing in common – they pushed the excuses aside, not their dreams.<p>While there are countless …

9 daily habits of successful mobile app entrepreneurs

After interviewing over 300 app entrepreneurs I found that there are common qualities that separate the successful from the surviving.<p>Yes the App Store is crowded. Yes there are those who are barely making a living off apps. And yes the gold rush days are over. However, new success stories are …

How To Start A Startup Out Of A Passion, Raise Money, And Grow A Company

Ask any entrepreneur, it takes dedication, hard work, and skill to grow a company. But more than that, certain entrepreneurs have a unique passion and talent to take a start-up from zero to sixty, and see opportunities where others fail.<p>“I had a unique set of resources,” explains software …

10 Habits of Truly Successful Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

11 Vital Books for First-Time Entrepreneurs

8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>From 2011 to 2013, I read 197 books. I read about history, physics, science, health, world travel, space exploration, the ocean, fitness and mathematics. I read bestsellers, classics and unknown authors. However, the underlying …

Self-improvement

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 …