Ashish Amin

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24 Brilliant AF Shark Tank Products You Can Get On Amazon

<i>Shark Tank</i> is a modern television fairytale: People come in with a product and a dream, and sometimes they leave with money from some powerful …

How To Get Your First 1,000 Customers At Your Startup

Getting your first 1,000 customers is a lot different from growing your customer base up to 100,000 or even just 10,000. In your startup’s early stages, you don’t need to worry about scalability as much as getting the biggest bang for your buck. That requires getting crafty, which also makes it fun.<p>…

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7 TED Talks That Will Change the Way You Look at Business

These presentations can teach you about the importance of time off, where you can do your best work, how to pitch to investors and more.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>TED Talks are a godsend. They introduce us to people we should keep on our radar and concepts we can …

The 11 Best Online Courses You Can Enroll In Today Under $10

<i>Entrepreneur has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><b>EXCLUSIVE: $10 Course Promo Expires September 29, 2017</b><p>If you are or aspire to be in the world of business, then you better aim to be constantly improving -- not only your company but yourself as …

If You Truly Want The Best Career Path, You Should Be Working At Startups and Small Businesses

There are better quality, better paying, more exciting jobs available outside of big companies.<p><i>What are a few unique pieces of career advice that nobody ever mentions? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand</i> …

Opinion: How investors can separate the winners from the losers in the marijuana industry

<i>(This story was originally published April 17.)</i><p>Even though marijuana is still illegal on a federal level, companies already are profiting from legal …

10 Dividend Growth Stocks For April 2017

I love David Fish's CCC list of dividend growth stocks trading on U.S. exchanges. Updated every month, the CCC list contains more than 800 stocks …

Investing

5 Indicators of An Overvalued Stock Market

Since Donald Trump became the 45th president of the United States of America, the S&P 500 has jumped more than 8%. However, at least five different …

Stock Markets

To understand the genius of Elon Musk, Thomas Edison, and Mark Zuckerberg, look at their desks

Desks have long been the home of the mind: an intimate space where you figure out what you think. Desk spaces have changed through the years to accommodate different styles and types of work, and the recent trend toward co-working also represents a change in the nature of the workplace. You can now …

8 Mindset Shifts to Build Your Business on the Side

Start at the end.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Not everyone is capable of building a business on the side because, let's be honest -- it's so damn hard. People fail at building a business when they're working on it full time, so imagine how difficult it is when you're …

Advanced web scraping in Python

Recently, I just created and open-sourced an unofficial Medium API, called PyMedium, which provides developers an easy way to access</b> …

Apple has 80 engineers working on a tiny chip that could increase battery life on iPhones

Apple has 80 engineers working on a part called a "PMIC," or a power management integrated circuit, Bankhaus Lampe analysts told clients on Tuesday in a research note seen by Bloomberg.<p>This new PMIC could be included in a new iPhone as soon as 2019, according to the analysts, citing unidentified …

Facebook is a goldmine for startups. Here’s how you can tap into it.

Given the fast evolving business landscape, social media platforms like Facebook have never been more important for startups to leverage on to …

Top 4 Dividend Stocks To Hold Now

In my latest article, I’ve highlighted 4 popular dividend stocks to sell. As I wrote at the end of this article, I don’t appreciate when people …

Investing

Being Lazy Is the Key to Success, According to the Best-Selling Author of 'Moneyball'

People waste years trying not to waste hours, says author Michael Lewis.<p>Do you think of yourself as lazy? If so, do you think that's a good thing? It just might be the key to success. That's according to Michael Lewis, author of the bestsellers <i>Moneyball</i>, <i>The Big Short</i>, and many more.<p>Lewis was a …

How to Write a Business Plan: A Step-by-Step Guide [Examples + Template]

How to Write a Business Plan• Write an executive summary.<br>• Describe your company and business model.<br>• Analyze your market's conditions.<br>• Explain your product …

What is Object Oriented Programming?

Java is the primary language used to create Android apps. Java, you may have heard, is an ‘object oriented’ programming language. But what precisely does that mean?<p>Before Object Oriented Programming<p>One of the easiest ways to understand what is meant by ‘object oriented’, is to define what it is <i>not</i>. …

3 Stocks to Buy With Dividends Yielding More Than 5%

These high-dividend stocks could give you income and long-term growth.<p>It's rare to find high-dividend stocks with safe payouts, whose businesses also …

Silicon Valley investors offer $10M to boost diversity in tech

At a time when Silicon Valley is on the receiving end of criticism for lack of diversity and a tech-bro culture, one coalition of investors is putting its money where its mouth is.<p>Learn Capital, Obvious Ventures, Acumen and Kapor Capital are investing $10 million in an engineer training program -- …

3 Delicious Recipes That Will Boost Your Metabolism

One of the main principles of our Tone It Up Nutrition Plan is eating lean, clean, and green. This means dining on whole, unprocessed foods, and this way of eating has some major body-loving benefits. One of the best perks: a faster metabolism! Three (totally natural!) compounds help rev your …

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Free Trading Websites Every Day Trader Should Know

Looking for day trading resources to help you out with your day trading? These trading websites deliver some great tools for analyzing trades, …

He invests like a machine, buying and selling by rule

<b>Michael Epp</b><p><b>Occupation</b><p>Architect<p><b>The portfolio</b><p>A diversified selection of nearly two dozen stocks, including shares in Dorel Industries Inc., Metro Inc., 3M Co. and Verizon Communications Inc.<p><b>The investor</b><p>Michael Epp started his portfolio 15 years ago at the age of 40. He never owned a car, which helped …

Investing

How to invest in the resource boom that Tesla Gigafactory and electric vehicles are creating

For those of us who believe that the entire automotive industry is rapidly transitioning from being powered by fossil fuels to electricity, it becomes important to transfer any asset from one to the other not only from an environmental standpoint, but also from a financial standpoint.<p>We have …

Every Man Should Read These Life-Changing Books

Don’t take life learning and personal growth for granted. Some of these books are guaranteed to expand your mind, provoke your thoughts, and even …

This iPhone app built by teens helps you finish your tasks on time for once

If you constantly find yourself overwhelmed by your daily schedule, maybe it’s time to seek help. Who ya gonna call? Try teenagers Shaan Singh, 17 and Erik Vanderplas, 15, whose cleverly designed productivity app, Time, is ready to assist you in crushing your tasks.<p>Available for iPhone, the app …

The True Story of the Reichstag Fire and the Nazi Rise to Power

Where there’s smoke, there’s fire, and where there’s fire, conspiracy theories are sure to follow. At least, that’s what happened in Germany on …

How to Get Started in Ecommerce for Less Than $100

Follow these four steps to save yourself a lot of time, money and headaches.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting an ecommerce business can be stressful.<p>Not because it's difficult, but because there's just <i>so</i> much information out there. It's hard to know what to do …

Marijuana Stocks: Plenty of Business Diversity, Yet One Common Theme

Marijuana, excuse the pun, has been growing like a weed for some time now. Just 21 years after California became the first state to legalize cannabis for medical purposes, there are now a total of 28 states that have legalized medical marijuana. Likewise, just a little over four years after voters …

9.1 Trillion Reasons You Should Really Own Gold and Silver Stocks

The stock market can seemingly do no wrong for the time being. Since the election, the broad-based <b>S&P 500</b> has hit more than a dozen all-time highs, and the aggregate valuation of its components crossed the $20 trillion mark. Meanwhile, the iconic <b>Dow Jones Industrial Average</b> topped the elusive …