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The One Question You Must Be Prepared to Answer When Pitching Investors

It's a weirdly hard question to answer, especially when pitching your company.<p>This story appears in the June 2017 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>When you’re a VC, your job is like drinking from a fire hose. You have a constant stream of business plans and pitches coming at you. There’s no way to …

Entrepreneurship

10 Questions to Ask a Financial Advisor

When you hire a financial advisor, you’re entering a long-term relationship with someone who will know most everything about your financial life. …

Retirement

The best travel gadget ever is now available in Europe

I love to travel. But I’m not keen on how hard it can be to stay connected while abroad.<p>Roaming is still excruciatingly expensive. Even if your provider offers free roaming, it’s usually capped to near-2G speeds. And while hunting down free Wi-Fi hotspots is pretty tiresome, it doesn’t come close …

28 Best Habits to Have in Business

Cultivate good habits and you'll be making progress on autopilot.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The world's most successful businesses are run by entrepreneurs who harbor the right habits to ensure their longevity and staying power in the marketplace. The truth is that …

Self-improvement

Annoyed by Loud Chewing? The Problem Is You

If a loved one’s lip smacking bothers you, you need to learn to cope, therapists say; Don’t try to change a chewer<p>Christine Robinson was looking forward to a date night with her husband, Robert. She grilled flatbread veggie pizza, opened a bottle of Cabernet and lighted some candles.<p>Her husband …

Candles

'Smart' drugs are getting a lot smarter

In a meta-analysis recently published in European Neuropsychopharmacology, researchers from the University of Oxford and Harvard Medical School concluded that a drug called modafinil, which is typically used to treat sleep disorders, is a cognitive enhancer. Essentially, it can help normal people …

The Brain

7 Essentials for an Elevator Pitch That Gets People to Listen

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There is never any predicting what interaction, whether it’s in a grocery store or at a networking function, will present a new business opportunity. That's why it's important to always be prepared to seize the day.<p>The key that unlocks …

Public Speaking

Where Should B2B Spend on Social Advertising

Paid programmatic marketing on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and LinkedIn are hot topics right now for both B2B and B2C companies trying to take advantage of the massive boom in social media advertising. But B2B and B2C can be vastly different creatures in the ways they use social channels for …

A mayor exposición a la contaminación, menos vitamina E

Existe una clara relación entre las <b>concentraciones de vitamina E en la sangre y la exposición a la contaminación</b> de partículas finas en la población …

Ocho superalimentos para potenciar la memoria

Brócoli<p><b>Este estudio publicado en la revista «Neurology»</b> ayuda a entender la relación que existe entre una dieta sana y la prevención de la pérdida de …