Andrei Tomosoiu

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5 Ways to Teach Your Children to be Kidpreneurs (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, it can be hard to describe exactly what you do to other adults, much less to your kids. We learned that the best way to explain what we do is by teaching the young ones how they can be entrepreneurs themselves.<p>We set …

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It's the Most Important Quality for Success

As children, we are encouraged to explore — to experiment and find what we love to do. Even in college, professors and advisors promote the idea of …

8 Tips for Developing a policy for Remote Workers within your Business

Sooner or later, an employee will ask you if it’s OK to work <br>at home on either a part-time or full-time basis.<p>Before that happens – or even if it has …

5 Incredibly Effective Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder

Small changes. Big results.<p>Regular readers know I definitely believe in the power of hard work. As Jimmy Spithill, skipper of Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."<p>But we can all work smarter, too. And clearly we all want to, …

How Do I Build a Business Plan? (Infographic)

You have a powerful idea for the next big thing, but before you sell it to anyone, you have to get it all down on paper. It’s time to make a business plan.<p>How do you know if you’re headed in the right direction? Washington State University created an infographic that provides 10 guidelines to help …

Designing a Recurring Revenue Model Will Help Attract Capital

<i>George Deeb is the Managing Partner at Chicago-based Red Rocket Ventures, a startup consulting and financial advisory firm based in Chicago.</i><p>One of the first things that a venture capitalist looks for in assessing an investment opportunity is the revenue model of the business. More specifically, …

7 Hand Gestures That Make You Look Like a Real Intellectual

You've definitely seen it at some point. Maybe it was in a lecture in college. Maybe it was in a TED talk you watched recently. Someone is trying to …

There's a Science to Foot Traffic, and It Can Help Us Design Better Cities

China has in the past 30 years become the most urbanized country that has ever existed. More than 450 million Chinese – 1 in 25 people on the planet …

The Salaries of Every Single BART Employee, in One Uncomfortable Picture

Why Positive Encouragement Works Better Than Criticism, According to Science

I’ve written about positivity before, in terms of cultivating a positive outlook for yourself. What I want to write about today is cultivating …

Why Yammer Believes the Traditional Engineering Organizational Structure is Dead

Kris Gale, VP of Engineering at Yammer, argues the key to building fast at scale lies in small teams. He explores intricacies of organizational …

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You’re lucky that I ain’t the president<br>Cause I’ll push the f*#king button and get it over with<br>F&$k all that waiting and procrastinating<br>And all that …

4 Designs To Cleverly Reinvent The Suburban Parking Lot

One challenge in doing so was the fact that residents on Long Island– where the first suburb in the country was born–weren’t ready to give up parking …

Going Paperless: Answers to Your Questions on Paperless Lifestyle

First, let me say thank you to everyone who asked questions. There were 28 questions and I’ve tried to answer them all below, and it has made for an …

How Do I Actually Execute On My Ideas?

You have a million great ideas but no follow through. Psychologist Art Markman shares how to finally take action in response to this week’s reader question.<p>The good news is that coming up with a truly great idea is half the battle. The bad news is that the other half of the battle can be a lot of …

10 Shocking Statistics About Disengaged Employees

Employee disengagement is a looming issue in today’s global workforce that affects everything from company productivity to customer satisfaction.<p>In …

How to Relax in Tense Startup Moments

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Startups are full of stressful moments with plenty of ups and downs. When founders are riding the crazy entrepreneurial rollercoaster, it can feel like the whole world is on a founder's shoulders. And often times, it is. Everything from …

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Want to Work for a Startup? 10 Questions to Ask Your Interviewer

In startups especially, job interviews are just as much for the interviewee as they are for the interviewer. Because there is often a lot at stake …

Startups Anonymous: The startup life of an OG

[<i>Editor's Note: This is a weekly series that brings you raw, first-hand experiences from founders and investors in the trenches. Their story</i> …

7 Time Management Strategies From Some Brilliant Teenage Prodigies

These busy scientists may only be 17, but their ability to manage their time efficiently has helped them win some major props. Here’s how you too can rock at managing your time better.<p>Every year, the Intel Science Talent Search brings 40 teenage scientists to Washington, D.C., to showcase their …

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8 Keys To Creating An Emotional Connection Between Products And People

By Sam Swisher and Trevor Shepard9 minute Read<p>Fifty percent of every buying decision is driven by emotion. Which, for anyone responsible for bringing …

Most Important Things I Learned from Failing at a Start Up?

I called my parents to borrow a few hundred dollars. Two years earlier I had $15 milllion cash in the bank. Now I had $0 in the bank. ZERO. I had …