Sometimes a competitor makes an offer so aggressive that even your loyal customers can’t ignore it. Though they may love your product, your people, your brand, and what you stand for, there is just too
Few things make a person more energetic and excited than pitching their business idea to a potential investor. If you’re on the receiving end of that pitch, it’s easy to get swept up in the founder’s passion
Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them? 1 — Amazon-coin? More than half of respondents in a new LendEDU survey said they would
Raising capital is one of the hardest things entrepreneurs need to do during the journey of building and scaling their business. It is actually a challenging journey filled with investor rejections. In
8 months ago, one of my closest friends and I started our first company, Digital Press. We started with two laptops and an idea. I remember sitting in his apartment living room on the couch, The Office
There’s a legend in the digital marketing world of a college graduate who wanted to work at a large digital agency. This enterprising young graduate submitted his resume, and when he didn’t hear back,
Lists ranking the world's wealthiest people are delusional. At best, they provide estimates of financial net worth. At worst, they don't provide the proper framework to understand wealth. True wealth just
Referrals are not just prime sales leads. They are the ultimate compliment. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. What’s the first thing you do when you get a referral from a Chances
To get customers, you must market your business. But if your business is running on a shoestring, you probably can’t spend on billboards, radio ads, and mass mailings. You need to find effective, low-cost
Walker & Company founder and CEO Tristan Walker says that you will make the biggest impact by creating a company that resonates emotionally with customers Editor's Note: Entrepreneur's "20 Questions" features
Too often, companies achieve their goals by pressuring team members to put work ahead of everything else. This sends the message that personal lives are unimportant and leads employees to feel trapped
When you’re an entrepreneur, you become part of a world that seemingly places great emphasis on getting big. Talk to any entrepreneur and they’ll share with you their grand plans for their businesses.
The greatest measure of an entrepreneur's stature is how much they help others. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Business success needs a larger purpose if it’s going to anything.
Crystal Etienne grew PantyProp almost exclusively through word-of-mouth marketing. After giving birth to her daughter, Crystal Etienne started experiencing light bladder leakage. She was only in her twenties.
For some jobs, you must be in a certain place at a certain time. If you're building planes, you must be in the production hanger. But for many, many jobs, if you have an Internet connection, you can work
There are two fundamentally different kinds of entrepreneurs. It doesn't matter which you are, so long as you know which you are. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Entrepreneurs
Whether you're a marketer or an entrepreneur, your news feed is probably littered with stories about big data - how to get the most data, how to get the best data, how to use data to find out which platforms
“They never get it. There’s nothing I can do. They want everything for nothing. I do everything I can, and it’s not enough.” I listened to this for half an hour–well, I tuned out after ten minutes. There
An entrepreneur shares his views on why “hacking” your way to growth is often detrimental to your business. Often times, when I attend a conference or a networking event, I am surprised by how many people
The only variable you really control is how hard you work. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The “three-comma club” consists of those in industry, art and commerce who have
Should I start a business or should I work for a company? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world. Answer