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Trump Is Giving a Speech About Islam. What Could Go Wrong?

Plenty. Here are eight do’s and don’ts the president should keep in mind.<p>During his upcoming trip to Saudi Arabia, President Trump is planning to give a lunchtime talk on counterterrorism and Islam to Muslim heads of state. What could go wrong?<p>Plenty. According to the president’s national security …

6 Innovative Ways to Attract New Customers

Trouble luring in new business? Check out these insights from entrepreneurs about how they did it.<p>This story appears in the May 2017 . Subscribe »<p>Attracting new customers is no easy task. However, there are certain new and innovative strategies you can employ to make your business stand out from …

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Trump lashes out, calls Russia investigation a 'witch hunt'

President Trump could contain his anger for only so long — about 14 hours — before lashing out on Twitter on Thursday to protest "the single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history!"<p>But in attacking Wednesday's appointment of former FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III as a special …

Will This 'Impossible' Motor Take People to Other Planets?

The Big Questions<p>When NASA one day sends humans to Mars, the journey could take six to nine months each way. But there's a highly-experimental device being developed that could help get us there in less than half that time — if it really works.<p>A small lab at NASA is creating a motor to propel ships …

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George MacDonald's Spiritual Journey (And Mine Too)

<b>George MacDonald’s Spiritual Journey (And Mine Too)</b> <i><br>Brian Zahnd</i><p>“I have never concealed the fact that I regarded George MacDonald as my master; indeed …

4 Tools Entrepreneurs Can Use to Increase Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is difficult work. Stamina, sleepless nights and a super-set of organizational skills are essential. To get your business off the ground effectively, you'll also need to be extremely organized and have a keen sense of …

9 Austin startups every entrepreneur should know about

We’ve done the digging<p>The Austin tech scene is a thriving and lush landscape of edutech, biotech, tech-tech, breakfast tacos, South By, and …

10 Entrepreneurial Must-Read Books to Kick Off Your Summer Reading List

An entrepreneur’s work never ends, so many of you might not be taking summer vacations this year. But if you <i>do</i> have a chance to escape to the beach, pool or campground this summer, you’re in luck. With input from Erik Gordon and Josh Botkin (also professors affiliated with the University of …

5 ways entrepreneurs see life differently

Because it consumes your personal life as well as your professional one, it typically changes you as a human being. Your approach to problem solving will change, you'll learn new skills and become more familiar with new industries and markets.<p>You'll undergo a personality change — for better or for …

12 Newsletters That Every Entrepreneur Should Sign Up for Today

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What is one of the most powerful tools an entrepreneur can leverage to provide him or her with a competitive advantage? Knowledge, which is driven by our willingness to constantly learn, adapt and change.<p>In today's content driven world, …

5 Things You'll Never Hear From a Successful Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs come in all shapes and sizes, from a great diversity of backgrounds and with a great diversity of different philosophies and approaches. This is evident in the spread of company cultures and growth trajectories among …

9 successful entrepreneurs share their biggest regrets

And it's not my only one: We've all made decisions (or failed to make decisions) we wish we could take back. Even the most successful entrepreneurs are no different.<p>I asked nine founders about their biggest regrets in business. And I learned a lot from what they shared. I hope you do, too:<p><i>Regret:</i> …

50 Global Entrepreneurs Recommend 50 Books That Forever Impacted Their Lives

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>From 2011 to 2013, I read 197 books, and I became more cultured, intelligent, informed and dare I say better looking. Books have the power to change lives. ( I feel like somebody needs to queue the <i>Reading Rainbow</i> theme song. “Take a look, …

Thinking of Quitting Your Entrepreneurial Quest? Read This First.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Has the entrepreneurial lifestyle kicked your butt? Are you thinking of throwing in the towel and going back to work for “the man?”<p>Hold onto that towel and don’t make any irrational decisions about getting a real job until you finish …