Ty Norton

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This Marketing Strategy Is a Game Changer for Resource-Strapped Startups

Tech-powered ABM is the future of marketing. Is your startup prepared for the transition?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Take a look around any city sidewalk, classroom, restaurant or waiting room, and you’ll see how prevalent technology has become in our society. In …

Marketing

1 Question That Can Completely Change Your Career

If you want to reach your goals, start by helping others reach theirs.<p>What's the secret to success? How did our favorite leaders make it to the top?<p>Some entrepreneurs will tell you the secret is you've got to hustle to make it. Others say if you never give up, you'll get there eventually, and still …

12 Millionaire Habits to Start Making Serious Money Soon and Build Wealth in a Hurry

Get-rich-quick schemes rarely work but doing the right things every day rarely fails.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There's a mindset that's prevalent these days. It's one of instant gratification in an on-demand society that looks for quick results with very little …

Self-improvement

5 strategies for bouncing back from a failed startup

For more than two decades, the numbers surrounding the survival rate of small businesses have remained unfortunately consistent. Only 20 percent of …

Having a Good Idea Is Not Enough. Here's How to Turn Yours Into a Valuable Business

Steal these tricks from innovation consultants to help develop your idea into a million dollar business<p>You have a killer business idea. You're excited to bring it to the world. But how do you make it happen? How does the seed of an idea actually help you know how to build a successful business? You …

Build a Business through YouTube For Free

You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>YouTube is the second most popular website on the Internet, and the average user spends 9 minutes a day on the website.<p>But it’s too late to get started with YouTube, and growing a YouTube following is too hard – …

How to Build Your Business Like Facebook

Facebook insider Mike Hoefflinger talks about 4 lessons at the heart of Facebook's success.<p>Facebook's founding is legend: In a Harvard dorm, wunderkind Mark Zuckerberg invented a new way to connect with friends...and the rest is history. But for the people who actually molded this great idea into a …

Social Media

3 Things the Best Business Ideas Have in Common

Take it from an investor on the Canadian version of "Shark Tank."<p>Investor Michele Romanow has heard thousands of business pitches, mostly from her time scouting the next big idea on "Dragon's Den," Canada's version of "Shark Tank." This experience has honed her ability to detect the common threads …

5 Secrets to Launching a Great Entrepreneurial Product (While You're Still Employed)

Following these five steps can help you launch a great product while still holding down a day job.<p><i>By Kirill Bensonoff, founder and CEO of Unigma and ComputerSupport.com.</i><p>It's tough to launch a great product. I have successfully launched multiple IT-related products and tech-enabled services, but I …

5 Mistakes That Can Kill Even the Most Promising Startups

Founders beware.<p><i>What are some lies startup founders tell themselves? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Terrence Yang, Silicon Valley angel investor and failed startup founder, on</b> …

Coding Is An Overrated Skill: Here's What You Really Need To Know

Essential lessons from the founders of WeWork, ClassPass, Hint and Quest<p>There's a myth floating around Silicon Valley that you need to be able to code to run a successful company. And it's duped us all. The companies we aspire to start are tech-based, overnight unicorns that fundamentally disrupt …

10 Things You'll Deal With as an Entrepreneur

When you decide to walk the path of the entrepreneur, there will be some things that you can handle fairly easily and most things you’ll have to …

Entrepreneurship

Know When -- and What -- to Give Up in Order to Move Forward

Giving up is often looked down upon but can be your key to success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s likely that you’ve seen this meme pop up in your Facebook feed from time to time: A mugshot of Winston Churchill, with his characteristic bow tie and cigar, rallying …

Business Strategy

Increase Your Business Acumen with These 12 Books

If you're an entrepreneur, reading should be a part of your daily routine. These titles are a great way to start.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As exciting and exhilarating as starting a business can be, running and growing a company can present a major …

Entrepreneurship

Wantrepreneurs Here’s The Article You Have Been Waiting For!

So this article is dedicated to all the wanna-be-entrepreneurs, also known as Wantrepreneurs — these excited lot belong to people who talk about …

72 CEOs on How to Increase Your Entrepreneur Quotient (in 140 Characters)

I asked 72 CEOs for their advice in 140 characters and, upon further analysis, discovered 10 categories of behaviors that were consistent with all the answers I got.<p>Ask any number of CEOs how to succeed in business and you'll get an equal number of insights and great advice. But upon further …

CEOs

10 Things You Must Do Before Quitting Your Job to Start Your Company

You have a dream but you need a checklist to achieve it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So you've decided you're ready to take the plunge, quit your job, and get your own company up and running. You have an amazing business idea you are ready to launch. You're probably …

Small Business

6 Steps for Turning Your Employees Into Intrapreneurs

If you want employees who think like entrepreneurs, follow these 6 tips for creating a culture where ideas and action are valued.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from Jill Schiefelbein’s book</i> Dynamic Communication<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes …

Employment

5 Ways to Unlock Your True Strength Potential

The Secret of CNS Primers<p>Lift Bigger on the Big Lifts<p>You are only as strong as your nervous system allows you to be. Explosive exercises and …

Why Glutes Matter in BJJ and How to Get Them

<b>Your glutes are not as strong as you think they are.</b> Most athletes think they have strong glutes, backing it up by saying, “I can squat [X] amount of …

How Steve Jobs Taught an Early Apple Employee a Lesson in Radical Honesty That We All Should Learn

'Working for Steve Jobs wasn't easy, and it wasn't pleasant.'<p>Harsh truth time: If success were simple or easy, everyone would be doing it.<p>Read a lot of posts and articles these days and it sounds like all you need to do to get your life in order is breathe deeply, let go of the past, show …

This 4-Move Dumbbell Workout Will Spark Your Metabolism

​This quick total-body workout will burn fat and build muscle without a ton of equipment<p>All you need is two dumbbells to perform this metabolism-igniting workout.<p>With no rest between each exercise and just 30 seconds of rest between rounds, this circuit will fire up your heart rate. Combine the …

5 Mistakes Entrepreneurs Must Avoid

Running your own business is one of the most fulfillingThe post 5 Mistakes Entrepreneurs Must Avoid appeared first on iamwire.

Small Business

Facebook algorithms 'will identify terrorists'

<b>Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has outlined a plan to let artificial intelligence (AI) software review content posted on the social network.</b><p>In a letter describing the plan, he said algorithms would eventually be able to spot terrorism, violence, bullying and even prevent suicide.<p>He admitted …

Artificial Intelligence

Scientists are building an army of tiny cancer-fighting robots

Scientists have worked for years to incorporate robotics into delicate medical procedures. They've given us tiny devices that can inject drugs into a person's eye or bend to operate on hard-to-reach areas. Now, they've come up with a way to potentially fight cancer using a magnetized swarm of …

Robotics

Are You a Procrastinator? Here Are 5 Ways to Be More Decisive.

What you don't want to happen is "analysis paralysis."<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Decisiveness is one of the most important qualities entrepreneurs need. Being decisive means being able to make decisions firmly and relatively quickly, rather than sitting on them …

Self-improvement

Knock Them On Their Asses

The 2 Mandatory Lifts For High-Speed Strength<p>Sports, Speed, and Specificity<p>When lifters talk about specificity, they're usually talking about an …

Workouts

10 Success lessons from Michael Jordan – “Billionaire NBA Star” for entrepreneurs

Share12<p>Tweet<p>Share118<p>+12<p>Shares 132<p>Michael Jordan is definitely one of the most popular athletes of the world. He is one of the greatest basketball …

The top 3 reasons why entrepreneurs fail

While the specific statistics are tough to nail down, it's widely reported that the majority of new businesses fail, many citing a 90 percent or more …

5 essential keys to building a multi-million dollar company

What does it take to build a company valued at over a hundred million dollars?<p>A while back, I had asked this question to Ambarish Gupta, CEO and Founder at Knowlarity, a major cloud telephony company.<p>Incorporated in 2009, Knowlarity has 15,000 customers in more than 65 companies across the world. …

Entrepreneurship