Alberto Garcia

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Sure, Work Hard, But Also Create Your Own Luck

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I used to think that I could achieve success simply by working harder than the next guy -- not necessarily smarter, mind you, but harder. I would wake up earlier and go to bed late. I would work on the weekends.<p>This belief stemmed from my …

Grocery-Delivery Startups Are Eating Up New Markets

This story originally appeared on FOX BUSINESS<p>Online grocery-delivery startups Instacart and Relay Foods are eating up new markets.<p>Instacart announced this week a $44 million Series B financing round led by Andreessen Horowitz, bringing total funding to $55 million. The San Francisco, Calif.-based …

9 'Mindsets' You Need to Switch From Employee to Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Mindset is probably the major determinant of success in pretty much every walk of life. In other words, the thinking patterns you habitually adopt largely govern the results you achieve.<p>But different circumstances and situations require …

50 Signs You Need to Start Your Own Business

Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re sitting at your desk, daydreaming to start your own business, this is the article for you.<p>You already know that launching a company can be an intimidating process requiring tons of hard work. But the …

17 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Tired of wasting your time watching cat videos or scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed? Want to be more productive next time you go online?<p>Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>1. Digital Photography School —</b> Read through …

10 Little Habits that Steal Your Happiness

You ultimately become what you repeatedly do. If your habits aren’t helping you, they’re hurting you. Here are a few examples of the latter that will …

How to Motivate Employees in Less Than 5 Minutes

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever bought a new gadget or toy for your kids or yourself and seen that mildly annoying “batteries not included” sticker?<p>Getting the right batteries for your new gizmo is similar to finding the right motivation for your …

Employees Driving You Nuts? It Might Be You, Not Them.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Frustrated by your employees? The problem may be you, not them.<p>Your employees are your business, and keeping them motivated has a direct result on your own bottom line. It's harder to do nowadays. More than 70 percent of employees …