Shad Bhaskar

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Health Q&A: how do I get rid of back acne?

Britain's leading health and wellbeing specialists answer your questions<p><i>I have acne on my back, which is particularly red and angry across my shoulders. My complexion is otherwise normal. I have booked a holiday and am dreading wearing a swimsuit. The acne started when I was a teenager, and I am 24</i> …

What I Learned Losing $1.5m of My Own Money

<i>Vitaliy Rizhkov is the founder of Finic, which helps turn your memories into art. He is running the startup with 100 percent transparency sharing every little detail such as all financials, salaries, hiring, firing, successes and failures on his blog StartupLabs. This post first appeared in Russian</i> …

The Smartest Ways to Find Startup Cash

Mike Del Ponte literally stumbled upon his business idea when one of his guests asked him for a glass of water at a dinner party in San Francisco three years ago. He accidentally overturned his Brita water pitcher taking it out of the refrigerator, and while cleaning up the mess, he thought surely …

Small Business

10 Tactics for Launching a Product Using Social Media

I’ve witnessed a seismic shift in the way new products are launched over the past decade. As the founder of a firm that helps launch products, services, businesses, and communities, I’ve watched the days of an embargoed launch date and a single exclusive media story disappear. The Internet has …

Public Relations

Quotes From Experts of Entrepreneurship | SEJ

I have always been driven by the entrepreneurial spirit and fascinated by the entrepreneurial ability to create value with limited resources. The …

Entrepreneurship

Five Weeks to Washboard Abs

<b>Duration</b> 5 weeks<p><b>Exercises</b> 9<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Humans are creatures of habit, doing certain things over and over again because they feel comfortable, such …

The beach body abs workout

This highly demanding abdominal workout is specifically designed to train the core region throughout the three planes of motion, and produce …

The Best Foods to Fuel Your Workout and Give You Energy

Chow down on these 8 power foods before and after your workouts, and you'll see results in no time.<p>1<p>Spinach<p><b>Good for:</b> Muscle recovery<br>It's true: …

Why Mark Cuban is wrong about PR and Bill Gates is right

by Vuki Vujasinovic<p>Mark Cuban gave some dangerous advice to startup entrepreneurs in a post last week.<p>Being a founder of a PR agency that helps …

Public Relations

Tips on raising investment from angels and high-net worths

Raising investment is vital for startups to get off the ground and, though necessary, can be a tricky process for the uninitiated. Angel investors, …

Venture Capital

10 Things Every Salesperson Needs to Know About Marketing | Inc.com

It's wonderful when sales and marketing are working together and finishing one another's sentences. Unfortunately, this tends to be the exception and not the rule. More often than not, the sales team see all that marketing <i>isn't</i> and often struggle to see the true value that great marketing brings to …

Marketing

The Rise of Inbound Marketing and the Death of the Cold Call

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There has been a lot of debate recently as to whether inbound marketing departments will eventually overtake company sales teams. While I don’t see the salesman (or woman) fading out completely, I do believe that that old staple of sales, …

Marketing

6 Key Areas To Outsource When Starting A Business

A 2014 Brookings Institution report concluded that business dynamism (the number of new U.S. businesses formed versus the number closed) has slowed dramatically over the last few decades, despite the record amount of money held by venture capital and banks for investments and loans to emerging …

Small Business

Arunachalam Muruganantham: Breaking Taboos, Pioneering Innovation For Women's Health

<i>Cross-posted from UN Women.</i><p>It all started on a hot summer day near the southern city of Coimbatore in India. Struck by his wife's statement that she could either have milk or sanitary napkins, Arunachalam Muruganantham, a man from a poor household who had only gone to school till the age of 14, …

Unemployment

9 Things All Successful Lifestyle Entrepreneurs Believe

Let’s face it. Every entrepreneur wants their business to be successful.<p>You’re no exception.<p>Yet <b>80% of businesses</b> fail within the first eighteen …

Entrepreneurship

8 Successful Online Entrepreneurs You Should Be Following

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There isn’t a single entrepreneur out there that can’t benefit from some extra inspiration and motivation. We can all learn something by following successful individuals. It sparks inspiration and learning from their real-life business …

Entrepreneurship

What Type of Entrepreneur Are You? (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Sir Richard Branson’s no boring venture capitalist. Instead, the knighted P.T. Barnum of business has crowned himself an “adventure capitalist.” And, judging by his out of this world aspirations and the wacky publicity stunts he’s pulled …

Entrepreneurship

How to Set Prices When You're New in Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the most difficult decisions a new business will make is pricing its products or services. Businesses realize that accurate pricing is key to capturing customer attention in a competitive market. Not only are many new companies …

Small Business

How to Make Your Startup Team Its Most Valuable Asset

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Startups are nothing without their people. That’s easy to forget, especially in the tech world. We get caught up with the newest products, the fastest-growing markets or the latest development disrupting the industry, and we forget that …

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