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Every investor needs to know these 12 valuation ratios

An uninformed investor: "This stock is so cheap! The current stock price is only $0.50!"<p>A smart investor: "Umm…the stock price means nothing. Your stock's EBITDA multiple is negative!"<p>I know. Cheesy example. But hopefully, it gets the point across. Just because the stock price is trading under $1 …

$1 Trillion Industry Being Brought Onto Blockchain

Considering the substantial interest that Blockchain technology has received in the past 12 months, it is not surprising that entrepreneurs are …

Blockchain

Soil-less farming technique turns Raj farmer's fortune around

By Abhishek Sonkar<p>Udaipur, Nov 5 (PTI) Four years back, Nand Lal Dangi was growing just 20 tonne of cucumber a year on his 2-acre land at Maharaj ki …

Farming

Why Do People Buy Things? It's Not Why You Think, According to a Brilliant Harvard Professor

Most marketers focus on the wrong information, says bestselling author Clay Christensen.<p>Why do people buy things? If you answered, "Because they want them or need them," you're only partly right, according to Clayton Christensen, Harvard professor and author of the bestselling <i>The Innovator's …

McDonald's

How I Came Up With a Million-Dollar Ecommerce Idea in 20 Minutes

If people are lining up for a product, figure out how to make the line shorter and they'll buy from you.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Several years ago I started a hip-hop jewelry ecommerce store. My most popular products were “grillz.” For the unfamiliar, …

Business Strategy

Techniques to scale agile across project teams and organizations | Zephyr

Once associated only with small application development projects and co-located teams of 8-10 members, the Agile methodology is now being …

Problems beset India's startup landscape

The internet-based startup scene is expanding in India, with many new apps emerging to reinvent the way Indians live and do business. But there have …

Startups

Top 10 Business Plan Templates You Can Download Free

Writing your business plan. Ughhhh.<p>It’s definitely not the most exciting part of starting a business. In fact, if you’re like a lot of entrepreneurs, …

Traditional investment banking model 'no longer an option,' states McKinsey & Company ‘blockchain technology could deliver a broad range of benefits’

Global management consulting firm, McKinsey & Company, recently published a report outlining strategies that could help the capital markets and …

Blockchain

How the CIO of a $39 billion pharmaceutical company is quietly changing the tech-startup world

There were the companies that made the tech products. And there were the companies that bought the tech products. Today, that lined has blurred.<p>The buzzword for this is the "digital enterprise" or "digital transformation." IT professionals know it as DevOps, where "development" of tech is mashed …

How Much Money Does the Average American Have in Their Bank Account?

A bummed American, with very little money in his bank account, is counseled by his wife | Hulton Archive/Getty Images<p>Despite living in what is likely …

Graphene ‘biofoam’ makes filthy water drinkable

Engineers have found a way to use graphene oxide sheets to transform dirty water into drinking water.<p>The new approach combines bacteria-produced …

Graphene

Vertical Farming

Home > Urban Agriculture >Vertical Farming<p><b>Jeff Birkby</b><br>NCAT Smart Growth Specialist<br>Published January 2016<br>© NCAT<br>IP516<p>Abstract<p>Interior view of Freight …

Aquaponics

Actually The History of the Swastika Really Does Matter. Here's Why...

<i>Ajay Chaturvedi is the founder of HarVa, the first BPO set up in rural India which employs only women and author of the widely acclaimed, Lost Wisdom of The Swastika.</i><p>A recent article in several leading newspapers broke the news that Indian scientists had traced the origins of the Swastika back to …

Business Valuation (Infographic)

By <b>Tim Vipond</b>, Corporate Finance Institute<p>Over the years I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about and working on business valuations across a broad …

This Chinese tech giant just unveiled a stunning new line of smartphones

In an era when all smartphones start to look alike, innovation makes all the difference when it comes to picking a device. China-based technology company Lenovo is catching on.<p>The company just unleashed a slew of new smartphones at an event in San Francsico, from a massive, 6.4-inch phablet that …

How breakfast became known as 'the most important meal of the day'

What you may not know is the origin of this ode to breakfast: a 1944 marketing campaign launched by Grape Nuts manufacturer General Foods to sell more cereal.<p>During the campaign, which marketers named "Eat a Good Breakfast—Do a Better Job", grocery stores handed out pamphlets that promoted the …

8 Websites Every Entrepreneur Should Keep in Bookmarks

We all come across thousands of websites while looking for something we need, or following a trail of links, or simply surfing aimlessly – and once …

How To Set Goals For The Life You Actually Want

It’s time to stop setting the wrong goals and start using goals to determine the journey, not the destination.<p>It’s a commonly accepted sentiment that setting goals will lead you to success.<p>Many of us believe life will be better by reaching those goals, so we make our plans, put our nose to the …