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5 Unusual Morning Rituals That Will Change Your Life

I'm in!<p>The way you spend your first hour of waking up will make or break the rest of your day. If you find yourself shuffling about in the morning, …

How to find great Startup ideas

I come across many people that want to start a business of their own, but have trouble finding the right startup idea. Although in some cases I …

Startups

The top brain-training apps to keep your mind sharp

As an app released this week claims to improve the memory of patients with schizophrenia, we've taken a look at the best apps for training your brain<p>IQs across the world are experiencing a steady decline, with our collective intelligence <b>dropping by one IQ point in the last decade</b>.<p>According to …

11 Business Podcasts for Entrepreneurs

Whether you are considering starting your own business, or you are already a successful entrepreneur, listening to how others succeeded can help you …

Words to Work by: 35 Entrepreneurs Share Their Daily Motivational Wisdom | Inc.com

We are drawn to motivational quotes (this conclusion is based on my entirely unscientific observation of tweets and retweets since 2008), but what are the words of wisdom entrepreneurs work by day in and day out? What jump starts their day and focuses their energy? Since taking an active interest …

11 Foolproof Ways to Start a Conversation With Absolutely Anyone | Inc.com

You're at a party or a conference or just walking along the street when you see someone you would like to talk with. It might be someone you've admired from afar, someone who might be a good customer or investor for your company, or someone you simply like the looks of. You struggle for the right …

Heat Waves

How To Live a Life With No Regrets | Inc.com

One of my best memories of the late management icon Peter Drucker was him telling me that the greatest misconception about the entrepreneur's mind set is that they are risk takers. That may be the way they appear to most people, but in the mind of the entrepreneur what he or she is doing is …

The 4 S's of All Startups

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Business schools love acronyms and formulas. There are the "four P's of marketing" (sometimes as many as seven) and the three Cs of business.<p>There is strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats analysis <b></b>(or SWOT thinking) and more …

6 CRM Tools Every Entrepreneur Needs for Managing Clients | Inc.com

Managing a business can be challenging, with entrepreneurs often required to operate with limited staff in the early days. Technology can help, but there are so many tech tools available that business owners can get confused. Here are 6 CRM tools that can serve as your small-business toolkit in …

Small Business

The Secret Behind Making Your Day Job Work for Your Startup | Inc.com

Most aspiring entrepreneurs face a dilemma. They want to start a new business but they don't want to give up their jobs--and the security of their paychecks--until they absolutely have to. On the other hand, launching a successful company is consuming enough without combining it with full-time …

Intellectual Property

Business Planning Resources and Free Business Plan Samples - Bplans offers free business plan samples and templates, business planning resources, How-to articles, financial calculators, industry reports and entrepreneurship webinars.

If you are just beginning your journey into the world of business, you face more competition than startups in previous generations. However, you also …

Small Business

10 Easy Ways to Detox

The word detox makes us think restriction, hunger and mood swings. We asked health experts how to reap the benefits of a cleanse without actually committing to one.<p><b>Start your mornings with a glass of room temperature lemon water.</b> (Room temperature is important, since cold foods and drinks can shock …

Wellness

The 8 Worst Things You Can Do to Your Skin

Stop. Picking.<p>Scary truth: You can wreak a lot of havoc on your own face. Scarier truth? You can even do it in the process of trying to <i>improve</i> the quality of your skin.<p>For some tough-love insight, we looked to two of our most trusted experts, celebrity esthetician Renée Rouleau and dermatologist …

Skin Care

5 Things Entrepreneurs Know That Other Professionals Don’t | Inc.com

<i>Answer by Peter Baskerville, Wrote the Australian national qualification for Vocational Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship, teach it at Southbank Institute of Tech, on Quora,</i><p>Here are the things I have found to be true, but that my contemporaries in corporate, government and managerial-type …

Motivation