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Top 20 Responsive Admin Dashboard HTML Templates free download

If you are a developer and looking for a Admin Dashboard HTML Template to build your web apps and software application backend, then this freebie is …

28 Tools to Help You Launch Your Startup

It’s the catch-22 of the startup world: you want to launch something cool, but you need money to do it, but you won’t have money until you launch …

Goldman Sachs leads $10M investment in Brazilian trucking startup CargoX

CargoX, a Brazilian startup that has been described as “Uber for trucks,” is announcing that it has raised $10 million in Series B funding.<p>The analogy is kind of irresistible, since Uber co-founder Oscar Salazary is one of CargoX’s investors — he’s certainly seen his share of “Uber for X” pitches, …

The World's Largest Oil And Gas Companies 2016: Exxon Is Still King

The FORBES Global 2000 ranking is based on a composite score from equally-weighted measures of revenue, profits, assets and market value. These companies are the biggest that occupy the oil and gas space. 6 of the top oil and gas companies are based in the U.S., 5 in Russia and 3 in both China and …

40 Things Every Startup Should Do To Scale Up

For any entrepreneur, to implement and execute at the idea stage is quite difficult. However, it becomes more harder, when he tries to scale up …

Profit

How To Brainstorm Like A Googler

This is the deceptively simple, three-step process Google uses to come up with its most innovative ideas.<p>Here at Google, we don’t have a secret formula for innovation. But that doesn’t mean Googlers’ best ideas are ineffable mysteries. On the contrary, we’ve found they can be systematically coaxed …

Creativity

27 Most Common Job Interview Questions and Answers

Want to know (or use) some of the most common interview questions and answers? Here's a comprehensive list, along with some of the best answers.<p>While some job interviewers take a fairly unusual approach to interview questions, most job interviews involve an exchange of common interview questions …

Employment

The Secret History of Agile Innovation

You hear a lot about “agile innovation” these days. Teams using agile methods get things done faster than teams using traditional processes. They keep customers happier. They enjoy their work more. Agile has indisputably transformed software development, and many experts believe it is now poised to …

Project Management

100 Best Websites For Entrepreneurs

Whether you're seeking advice on raising capital, scaling your business or looking for general industry insight, these sites are worth reading.

Entrepreneurship

38 Design Tips for Creating an Amazing User Experience

The SEO and online marketing landscape is one that is constantly in flux, changing with small steps or big leaps as the online realm itself evolves to stay in touch with what users want and need.<p>If you are still focusing your optimization and marketing efforts on keeping pace with search engine …

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Fixing business models by design

We live in a time of new business models, exponential technologies and digital native customers. Businesses are being challenged and looking for innovation. Some designers who design products and services today are the creators of new organisations and businesses tomorrow. Let me share some of the …

Innovation

The Airbnb Model May Come To Kitchen Rentals

<i>Charlottesville, VA–</i>The sharing economy, best known for spawning Airbnb and Uber, is encroaching into the world’s kitchens. There are now various services that bring chefs into the private kitchens of eaters, bring eaters into the private kitchens of chefs, or match large groups together for shared …

8 Common Ways Small Businesses Waste Money Marketing

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I hate seeing money lost to wasted marketing. After talking to hundreds of small business owners, I’ve discovered many inadvertently waste much of their budget on misused or ineffective tactics and tools.<p>Marketing budgets for …

Marketing

Dig Deep to Build Your Marketing Strategy

I’ve seen many beautiful marketing plans. Some are color-coded and laid out nicely in perfectly aligned spreadsheets. This lovely exterior tempts many an entrepreneur to think, “This will be so easy.” And maybe it is -- at least on paper.<p>What comes next is the tricky part. How do you take that …

First 10 Things You Should Do When Launching a Website

Launching a website can be stressful and overwhelming. It doesn’t matter whether it’s a personal blog or a business website, the issue is still the same: you need to start promoting your site so real, human visitors can find you and enjoy your content.<p>Over the past month I’ve been working on my …

Google Search

Facebook Opens The Floodgates to 'Sponsored Content'

The next post from your favorite publisher, company, or celebrity you see on Facebook might be from an entirely separate brand.<p>That’s because …

How to Write a Business Plan: A Step-by-Step Template

Writing a business plan doesn't have to be an intimidating task, but it does require foresight, honesty, and plenty of research. Here is an outline and some smart tips to help get you started.<p>Creating a business plan is the first and most crucial step to building a successful company.<p>"A business …

Small Business

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A HUGE thumbs-up, Facebook’s “like” symbol, greets visitors at the entrance to the company’s headquarters in Menlo Park, in the heart of Silicon …

Three ways to use LinkedIn to support your content marketing strategy

<b>For many B2B marketers, creating and distributing content is a challenging and time-consuming process.</b><p>LinkedIn has traditionally been a very …

10 Web Scraping Tools to Extract Online Data

Web Scraping tools are specifically developed for extracting information from websites. They are also known as web harvesting tools or web data …

Python Programming

10 Must-Have Marketing Tools in 2016

Everyone is looking to see their business grow and marketing tools help businesses to be more effective. Here are the 10 must-have marketing tools …

65 Questions Venture Capitalists Will Ask Startups

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.com.</i><p>Entrepreneurs need to be prepared in pitching their startup companies to a venture capitalist by …

You can now solve the world's problems in your pyjamas for cash

Ever thought you had the answer to life’s big challenges, but never found the right place to apply your talents? Apart from ranting about it on Twitter of course.<p>Well Solverboard, which modestly claims to be the World’s Open Innovation Platform, went live in beta in December and is offering anyone …

Innovation

This week in patents: Facebook, Apple, Boeing and more

Boeing patented as awesome technique to 3D print objects while levitating in space.<p>Current 3D printing techniques employs a “bottoms-up” building method in which the part is built layer by layer on a supporting platform that moves down as individual layers are formed. A single print head is moved …

This Chilean Startup Wants To Change The Way Latin America Shops For Food

I meet Santiago-based economist and entrepreneur Jose Manuel Moller on the eve of a huge real estate move that will see him relocate, not just his offices, but two burgeoning start ups, an entire factory and also a hang out space for like-minded folk in the nearly-hipster-but-not-quite area of …

The $520 Million Company That's Solving All Your Financial Needs

Tim Chen wants to make NerdWallet the go-to site for every single consumer finance question--because he learned the hard way how it feels when you don't have all the answers.<p>Tim Chen wants to buy a house. This shouldn't be a problem: Though only 33 and shopping in the heart of bubblicious San …

Personal Finance

Entrepreneur - Start, run and grow your business.

Latest<p>Trying to fight inevitable change will only make that change more excruciating when it's forced upon you.<p>The era of 'Angry Birds' is over.<p>Business owners have to pay attention to online reviews because they can have a huge impact.<p>Jeanette Getrost has illustrated collections, product packaging …

Entrepreneurship

Australia is the First Country to Get Tesla's Powerwall Battery

That’s right, Tesla’s much talked about Powerwall — the battery that can power your entire house — will be available in the Australian market from …

Clean Energy

The best place to travel every month of the year

We teamed up with Kayak to find the best international destination to visit each month of the year.<p>Kayak calculated the median monthly airfare and median hotel rates for four-star properties in multiple destinations around the world. Activities and weather were also taken into consideration.<p>Here is …