Wayne Semwayo

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The 1 Secret Brain Exercise That Will Help You Achieve All Your Goals

Here's how intense visualization can help you achieve millionaire status.<p>There's a funny truth in the business world: hard work does not equate to success. If you've believed in this supposed connection for any length of time, you may find it unbelievable that there is in fact no direct …

Self-improvement

4 Ways to Make It Easy for Customers to Give You Their Money

Create more sales with these simple tips.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Marketing and selling are part art and part science, but sometimes, the simplest of tactics are truly the most effective. If you want to grow your business, make it easy for current and …

Small Business

Why You Don't Need a Website To Build A Successful Business

Creating a website can be a waste of time if you're just starting out. Here's what to do instead.<p>Websites are famous for being your storefront in the digital age. Every expert will tell you you <i>must</i> have a website to capture leads. And that's true...if you're building an e-commerce or online …

Entrepreneurship

Microsoft’s Monopoly Hangover

Microsoft announced something very impressive last week: revenue for the company’s 2017 fiscal year (which ended June 30) increased 5% …

Growth Hacking for Testing Business Models

Being a tech startup means you’ve just started and most likely don’t know what your business model is yet! So that’s why you need to do growth …

Growth Hacking

32 Founders Share the Biggest Lessons They are Learning Right Now

Don't be afraid to admit what you don't know.<p>- Entrepreneur Staff<p>Staff Writer. Covers leadership, media, technology and culture.<p>The most successful entrepreneurs are the first to admit that they don’t know everything. They are constantly stretching and challenging themselves.<p>They understand that …

4 Ways to Know It's Time to Make the Leap and Start Your Own Business

Don't feel like the life you want is too far from reach.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Fifty-one percent of Americans are interested in being self-employed, however most don’t start their own business, largely out of fear of what would happen if they don’t …

Entrepreneurship

The Future of Deep Space Propulsion May Soon Be Radically Altered

According to several experts who testified before Congress this week, we may be on the cusp of advances that could dramatically transform how we fly …

5 Tangible Ways to Generate Leads With Instagram

How to Use Instagram as a Lead Generation Machine<p>When compared to social networking platforms like Facebook and Twitter, it's easy to look at Instagram like a newcomer. However, when you study the trends and look at the numbers, it's pretty clear that Instagram is a great place to invest your lead …

Social Media

Online learning startup Coursera raises $64M at an $800M valuation

As the cost of in-class education continues to rise, and the cost for computing continues to fall, we’re seeing a flourishing of startups that target the market for online learning. As one mark of the trend, one of the leaders in this space, Coursera, is today announcing $64 million in a Series D …

Coursera

The 6 Hottest Startups in Health Care

These startups are changing the way we think about health and wellness.<p>Health care presents one of the biggest opportunities for startups--as well as some of the biggest frustrations. The market size and the potential to make an impact in people's lives are nearly unrivaled, as is the level of …

Digital Health

How a startup that was formed in a closet grew to over 300 employees

Credit: Unsplash<p>Every startup’s story is different. Sometimes, you hit the ground running with office space and sometimes you start in a closet. Enterprise file service company, Egnyte, falls into the latter category. “Well I always like to joke with people that we actually started the “Work from …

10 Tips to Become a Millionaire This Year

Becoming a millionaire requires changing your mindset and implement some changes.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Becoming a millionaire may seem out of your reach, but it's possible with the right attitude and guidance. The fact of the matter is your income can only …

How to Invest in Venture Capital

Can ordinary investors play in the same league with big institutions? Here's how it works.<p>Venture capital is the lifeblood of new business …

10 famous web designer portfolios everyone should check out

Listing the best web design portfolios is not the same as listing the most famous web designers. Indeed, it’s a funny thing, but the more famous web …

Number One Most Stupid Reason That Start-ups Fail

Which can easily be avoided.<p>When you look at the stats for first-time business failure, they are truly startling research shows that anywhere from 50-95 percent of start-ups fail within their first 18 months. Probably more startling are some of the reasons for failure.<p>According to a study by CBS …

Startups

Want To Work Abroad? Union Square Ventures-Funded Startup Jobbatical Will Hook You Up

Do you want to get away, to experience what it’s like to live and work abroad for a few months, or even several years? That’s where Jobbatical comes in.<p>Funded by Union Square Ventures (one of the investment capital firms that funded Twitter, Kickstarter, and Foursquare) Jobbatical is a platform …

Here's Why Your Innovation Strategy Will Fail

Different types of problems need different types of solutions<p>,A decade ago, Apple looked unbeatable. It's launch of the iPhone completely revolutionized mobile phones and made good on Steve Jobs' vision of creating a hub of devices that connected people to technology. What's more, he did it with …

Innovation

10 Best Tips for Award-Winning Logo Design

Crowdsourcing CEO shares logo design advice from the top designers on crowdSPRING.<p>When starting a new company, it makes sense to become obsessed with perfecting your product -- but what about your brand? Creating a new website has become almost effortless, with sites like Wix and Squarespace. As …

Graphic Design

10 Free Marketing Tools Every Entrepreneur Can Use

Reach your audience effectively without compromising quality.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're an entrepreneur just getting started, you know the meaning of a budget. You also probably know that in order to get your business idea off the ground, you …

Marketing

3 Resources You Can (And Should) Leverage Even When You're Dead Broke

Need money? Leverage these 3 things. They're free!<p>When you're bootstrapping, it's' hard to see the light at the end of the tunnel. It's hard to remember that many of today's largest corporations--Amazon, Microsoft, Apple, Google, Disney, and many others--were bootstrapped at first.<p>The key to …

Entrepreneurship

7 bespoke concierge services that will bring you a truly luxurious lifestyle

For many of us, the amount of work we put into five days during the week dictates the proverbial fruits we harvest on our weekend.<p>It may sometimes …

Hospitality

20 Indian startups poised to expand in global markets

Photo credit: Pixabay.London & Partners, an agency of the city administration supported by tax firm BDO and banks Santander and Newland Chase, have …

The job interview: don’t just answer, ask!

Much has been said about what to answer to tough or typical interview questions. Most of us spend hours rehearsing answers to questions like “Where …

Ask Ethan: What Happens When A Black Hole's Singularity Evaporates?

It’s hard to imagine, given the full diversity of forms that matter takes in this Universe, that for millions of years, there were only neutral atoms of hydrogen and helium gas. It’s perhaps equally hard to imagine that someday, quadrillions of years from now, all the stars will have gone dark. …

Black Holes

4 Reasons Why You Need to Brand Name Everything

A single word holds more power than you think.<p>One of the occupational hazards of being a professional namer--yes, there is such a job--is that no excursion is free from noting and analyzing the brand names I see while out and about. A simple errand becomes an exercise in mental gymnastics when …

Marketing

SpaceX's New Mini-Falcon 9, the Block 5, Will Re-Fly in a Day

The new design will have a 24-hour turnaround and be much cheaper.<p>On March 30, Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX, said his next goal was 24-hour re-flight …

Space Travel

10 lessons from Tim Ferriss that took him a decade to learn

It inspired me to start a business that gives me the time, mobility, and income that I want — instead of being trapped in a 9 to 5.<p>It's the book I most highly recommend because of how it's changed my life and the lives of just about everyone who reads it.<p>I had the opportunity to attend an exclusive …

Hello Cassette My Old Friend…

On rare occasions, I come across a product that stops me in my tracks, and makes me all starry eyed like a little child. After a long time, the Elbow …

Industrial Design