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India stocks lower at close of trade; Nifty 50 down 0.09%

© Reuters. India stocks lower at close of trade; Nifty 50 down 0.09%<p>Investing.com – India stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses …

My Entrepreneurial Dream Came True and Yours Can Too

An inspirational story to inspire you to take action and make your own entrepreneurial dream come true.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over the last 12 months, I have done a lot of soul-searching. I’ve spent hours trying to uncover my ultimate dream and discover my …

Motivation

Buy a house with a buddy? This startup aims to simplify non-traditional home-buying partnerships

Buying a house can be the biggest, and often most difficult, financial decision anyone makes. And it can be even tougher in such a hot housing market …

How To Generate $1M+ To Fund Your Startup’s First 2 Years Of Growth

This column is by serial entrepreneur & startup strategist Mitchell Harper<p>When it comes to raising money, I’ve been on both sides of the fence. We’ve …

The 7 Best Books for Entrepreneurs in 2016

Started your own business (or just thinking about it)? These are this year's must-reads.<p>Every year, I select the best books published over the past 12 month in several categories, culminating in my Best Business Books of the Year, which in 2016 will post on December 16th.<p>Today's column provides the …

10 Books That Can Change Your Life in One Long Weekend

After the turkey, feed your mind.<p><i>I want to read 52 books in 52 weeks. Which books changed your life? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Will Chou, Self development blogger who uses</b> …

A Buddhist monk explains mindfulness for times of conflict

“Compassion is not sitting in your room; it’s actually very active and engaging,” a senior disciple of Thich Nhat Hanh says.<p>Thich Nhat Hanh is one of the world’s most renowned Buddhist leaders, second only to the Dalai Lama in fame and influence.<p>With his 100+ books, he’s been an advocate for …

5 TED Talks Every Business Owner Needs to Watch

When you’re running a small business, the last thing you need is to waste time watching videos online. That is, unless those videos might help your …

Greg Abbott: Small business is big business in Texas

It takes more than capital to start a business. It also takes courage.<p>As we approach Small Business Saturday, I encourage you to celebrate the 2.4 …

10 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Don't Do (Themselves!)

This column is by Leading Business and Data Expert, Bernard Marr<p>Time is a entrepreneur’s most valuable commodity. Yet one of the biggest problems for …

How To Generate $1M+ To Fund Your Startup’s First 2 Years Of Growth

Thinking of raising money? Read this first.<p>When it comes to raising money, I’ve been on both sides of the fence. We’ve raised $155,000,000 at …

All Successful Entrepreneurs Share These 4 Qualities

EY and Harvard Business Review explored the state of entrepreneurship over the past three decades.<p>What are the qualities of an effective entrepreneur?<p>In a recent study, professional services firm EY and the Harvard Business Review teamed up to look back at 30 years of entrepreneurship and 9,200 …

Entrepreneurship

3 Ways Startup Founders Can Better Approach Enterprise Sales

This October, I participated in an enterprise sales panel discussion hosted by Lyft. The event was lively, well-attended, and chock-full of questions from curious Bay Area entrepreneurs. Everyone wanted to know how to put the right people, products, and processes in place to reach the …

What Getting Rejected at Auditions Taught Me About Becoming an Entrepreneur

I didn't always know I was going to be an entrepreneur. Some people seem to just know who they are and what they want to do.<p>I never did.<p>I went through the motions, just expecting whatever I was looking for to appear out of thin air.<p>After I graduated from college, like many millennials I had no idea …

Entrepreneurship

Do what you love (and pay the bills)

On growing a passion project into a passion business without taking investment.<p>This time last year my wife, Emily and I were kicking off an …

Entrepreneurship

17 Crafty Ways To Update Your Bedroom With DIY Projects

Over the years we gathered all sorts of interesting and inspiring ideas regarding the interior design and décor of specific parts of the house. Today …

How Snapchat secretly bought a struggling startup, then bet the future on it

Hundreds of people lined up off Venice Beach boardwalk on a sunny November morning to buy Snapchat's Spectacles from a bright yellow vending machine.<p>It was the first day the $130 camera glasses went on sale, and many were there to see what all the buzz was about. Most of them worked or had friends …

Startups

3 Myths Entrepreneurs Need to Stop Believing Right Now

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …