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The Truth About Entrepreneurship That Isn't Mentioned Nearly Enough

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Our society craves instant gratification -- we want things now and we want them fast. We are able to rent movies on demand, use our smartphones to have a personal driver waiting outside within minutes and Chipotle’s Twitter feed goes …

Entrepreneurship

6 Ways Fearless and Ambitious Entrepreneurs Gain Rapid Business Growth

As a budding entrepreneur, you want your business to get to get off on the right foot. Know what you're getting into before you get started!

Are We Heading for an Economic Civil War?

Forget that red state-blue state stuff. The real chasm dividing the U.S. is economic, with one economy for industry and one for tech, and the …

How to Take Advantage of the Latest Blogging Trends

Blogging may be an elder statesman when it comes to the formats content marketers have at their disposal, but that doesn’t mean the technique is …

Marketing

Greek problems here to stay warns tax chief, as government stumbles in battle for creditor cash

Millions more Greeks need to start paying taxes says OECD boss, as Athens likely to fall short in bid to secure €2bn cash injection this week<p>Greece is battling to secure the release of €2bn in bail-out cash as one of the world's foremost tax chiefs has warned the country cannot survive without …

4 books every aspiring startup founder should read

To be a successful entrepreneur, you need to be able to juggle several hats at the same time. Identifying a problem and developing a scalable …

Peter Thiel

15 Actionable Content Marketing Resources You Can Use Right Now

An entrepreneur that succeed with content marketing does two things very well.<p>First, they identify the best strategy of marketing their …

11 Best Browser Extensions for Content Marketers

A huge amount of time in a content marketer’s day is spent perusing the web. Having your browser perfectly armored with great plug-ins and extensions …

Infographics

How Content Marketing Works For Your Bottom Line - #infographic

It's no secret that content marketing done well can yield huge spikes in traffic, thousands of social share, and a legion of new followers.<p>But beyond …

What does a VC look for in a startup?

The most intriguing question for early-stage entrepreneurs is most often, “What does a VC look for?” Two of the most common responses from VCs are …

Venture Capital

Is the dotcom bubble about to burst (again)?

In Silicon Valley, millions of dollars change hands every day as investors hunt the next big thing – the ‘unicorn’, or billion-dollar tech firm. There are now almost 150, but can they all succeed? • ‘We need a presence in Silicon Valley, that’s the way it is’ – meet the TechCrunch startups looking …

Silicon Valley

How a China-Led Recession Will Impact Start-up Investing

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Investors worldwide are watching the Chinese economy slip. If China brings the world into recession, start-ups and …

Investing

Bernanke: Executives should have faced jail for 2008 crisis

<b>Former US Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke has said more executives rather than big firms should have been investigated for their roles in the 2008 financial crisis.</b><p>Many of the world's biggest lenders have been fined heavily for their involvement in global crash.<p>But few high-level executives …

Federal Reserve

8 Questions to Ask Before You Start a Business With a Friend | Inc.com

You decide to start a business. You're excited. You're motivated. You're dreaming big dreams. And you're also really nervous -- so you decide uncertainty loves company and ask a friend to be your partner.<p>Good idea?<p>Here's a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur and marketer who teaches …

Small Business

Facebook 'a waste of time', say entrepreneurs

Owners of small businesses say they are not sure their social media strategy is making any difference<p>Small businesses owners spend an average of between six and 10 hours a week marketing their companies on social media – but this could be a total waste of time, according to a new study.<p>In a survey …

Illegal wind turbine leaves green energy entrepreneur spinning in jail

A Minnesota green energy entrepreneur has been in jail since Friday all because of a wind turbine that once stood on his property.<p>Jay Nygard, founder of Go Green Energy, built the 29-foot-high turbine, which has been likened to a giant eggbeater, on his Orono, Minn., property in 2010 despite being …

Renewable Energy

11 biographies to read if you want to get rich

Success is a learnable skill, self-made millionaire T. Harv Eker emphasizes in his book, "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind." Anyone can grow to be successful and wealthy, and one of the best starting points is to read a biography about someone who's already done it.<p>"Successful people look at other …

Success

Gartner: Risk, relentless data center demand, open source and other tech trends IT needs to know

ORLANDO --It’s not a surprise to most in IT that the info/tech world is fraught with risk, change, and disruption but most of the time all of those …

Machine Learning

Is This Apple's Next Wearable Tech Device?

And do we even need it?<p>Tech companies clearly can't decide which is better: reallllly big devices or itty-bitty ones. No medium sized screens allowed. It's like the two-purse trend of the tech world. You have your huge carry-all-sized iPhone, plus your too-tiny-to-be-especially-functional mini …

Gartner Identifies the Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2016

Press Release<p>ORLANDO, Fla. , October 6, 2015 View All Press Releases<p>Gartner Identifies the Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2016<p>Analysts …

Make Money from Ebay and Amazon with the Flippiness System

For as long as I can remember, I have been around professional sellers on Ebay and Amazon. They have been selling 6 to 7 figures worth of items every …

Selling

Verizon Communications Inc Is Feeling the Pressure of Apple Inc's iPhone Upgrade Program

Verizon changed the terms of its equipment installment plans just for the iPhone 6s.<p>It didn't take long after <b>Apple</b> (NASDAQ:AAPL) announced its iPhone …

Investing

New Microsoft technology might bring Windows 10 to Android phones

Earlier this year, Microsoft announced a seemingly strange partnership with Xiaomi for beta testing Windows 10 mobile. The company proved that it can …

Google's plan to speed up the mobile Web: Burn it down

As ad blocking has gained popularity and news sites have become slower to load, companies like Facebook and Apple recently began offering to host news content on behalf of publishers to improve the experience.<p>The idea of handing off control would have been unthinkable just a few years ago, and is …

Five charts that explain what's going on in a miserable global economy right now

From the most depressed regions in the world, to a mediocre outlook for global growth, here are the latest findings from the IMF's economic healthcheck<p>Holy grail of growth remains elusive<p>Another World Economic Outlook, and another downgrade for the global economy from the International Monetary …

Economics

GLOBAL MARKETS-Rising oil powers broader market rally | Reuters

* Mining, energy shares up 2-3 pct in Europe<p>* Emerging markets at highest in almost two months<p>* Hopes for QE help investors shrug off weak data<p>* But BOJ’s Kuroda holds off on fresh stimulus<p>By Lionel Laurent<p>LONDON, Oct 7 (Reuters) - A recovery in oil prices spread to stock markets and emerging …

Economics

The brightest minds on China explain what's going on

This summer the country's stock indices crashed twice, China devalued its currency, and the country's traditional growth drivers — exports, manufacturing, and property — all started flashing red.<p>So there are tons of questions.<p>Will the government be able to stop the bleeding?<p>Will companies start …

Economics