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7 airports that offer free city tours during layovers

1. Incheon Airport, Seoul, South Korea<p>Incheon Airport offers not one, but eight (!), tours for travelers on a layover. Visitors with time for an hour-long tour can visit Yonggungsa Temple, a Buddhist temple built in 1376.<p>Visitors with a bit more time have even more options. There's the Incheon …

Salt Lake City

How to Write a One-Page Business Plan

It's not as hard as you think.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is no easy feat, and at the backbone of every business is a solid business plan. Before those words scare you, you'll be happy to know there's a simple way to do this.<p>In this video, …

Business Strategy

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. The Yahoo deal is done — Verizon is buying the company for $4.83 billion.</b> It's the latest piece of Verizon's $10 billion plan to challenge Facebook and Google.<p><b>2. Former Yahoo CEO Ross Levinsohn told us he'd be "excited" if he were a Yahoo employee now.</b> Yahoo now has the resource, capital, and …

Advertising

23 Books Mark Zuckerberg Thinks You Should Read

A round-up of the Facebook founder's book club picks to populate your shelves or e-reader.<p>New father Mark Zuckerberg might not have as much free time for reading at the moment, but that's OK. Thanks to a public commitment to get through a book every fortnight last year--and a Facebook book club …

5 Things You Need to Know About Taking Risks as an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It's impossible to be an entrepreneur without taking a huge amount of risk. Risk is inherent to the whole process, no matter what part of the world you're from. But people take those risks all the time because they believe their ideas are …

Entrepreneurship

3 pitching tips for time-strapped, perfectionist entrepreneurs

If you’re an entrepreneur, you need to be comfortable talking about yourself and your product, in almost any setting. Whether you’re talking with customers, partners, prospects, or investors, you need a laser-focused pitch. In 20 seconds or less, you need to capture your audience’s attention, win …

These 5 Billion-Dollar Companies Were Just Supposed to Be Side Businesses

What if you could turn your hobby into a billion-dollar business? These five founders did exactly that.<p>In today's startup scene, the phrase "fail fast" is thrown around a lot.<p>We're constantly reminded of the importance of creating a minimum viable product, market testing it, and throwing it away if …

San Francisco

How to Succeed at Building a Million-Dollar Home Business

According to the last U.S. Census Bureau numbers, there were more than 30,000 $1 million-plus home-based businesses. Here's what you can do to be successful like them.<p>Are you one of those people that find hiring an office space and employees counterproductive? Would you rather build and run your …

Entrepreneurship

Thinking Outside the Cube

How offices will change—for better and for worse<p>The office of the future probably won’t look like something out of <i>The Jetsons</i>, with levitating desks and workers who communicate telepathically. But it could resemble a different fictional realm. “It’s going to look a lot more like Harry Potter,” says …

Employment