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The Ultimate Cheat Sheet To Becoming A Great Public Speaker

Whenever you get called to speak in public 5 Tips to Improve Your Public Speaking Skills 5 Tips to Improve Your Public Speaking Skills Read More , do …

7 Film Biographies to Inspire Every Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Movies are a great source of inspiration, and while there is no dearth of good fictional movies, what really inspires me are biographies. Fiction requires a powerful imagination and have strengths of their own, but true stories are the …

12 Critical Questions to Ask Before Pursuing a Business Idea

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I’m just like most other entrepreneurs I know -- I have at least three new business ideas before I get out of bed in the morning. And the ideas just keep coming throughout the day.<p>Thankfully, after years of trial and error as an …

Sales Prospecting Isn't an Event. It's a Campaign.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Bill is responsible for sales at his company and considers himself a tenacious worker. Whenever he discovers a new prospect, he will attempt to contact that person by phone, through email and even with an office visit if possible. After a …

4 Questions You Must Think Critically About Before Starting a Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs are an eager bunch. That’s part of what makes us so great!<p>We’re go-getters. We wake up early. Mondays excite us. (Okay, maybe that last one is a bit of a stretch.)<p>I’ve had the pleasure of working with thousands of …

3 Proven Strategies for Running a Great Business That Will Also Work in Our Personal Lives

The great Taiichi Ohno, a Japanese professor and businessman, and the father of "The Toyota Way" and Lean Manufacturing, once said, "The greatest problem is having no problems at all."<p>At its root, Continuous Improvement is all about accepting that you will fail and striving for success, anyway. It …

5 Rookie Networking Fails and How to Avoid Them

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you have the opportunity to network, do you handle it well, or is it a big, fat fail?<p>While online networking has dominated in many ways over the past 10-plus years, in-person networking -- conferences, conventions, workshops, trade …

Start With a Simple Business Plan and Grow It as Needed

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What does the phrase “business plan” mean to you? Do you even need one or want one?<p>Too many people, including some experts who should know better, think of a business plan only as it was years ago: a long formal document that's hard to …

The Economy Is Losing to ISIS

Globally, there is much to fear and this summer saw the escalation or re-ignition of a number of serious conflicts. Ceasefires between Israel and Gaza were set and broken, and thousands of people were killed. The conflict between Russia and the Ukraine stepped up drastically leading to …

7 Terrible Naming Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Your company name will get used more and last longer than any other investment you make in your business. It’s important that you get it right the first time.<p>Here are some of the biggest naming mistakes I’ve seen entrepreneurs make and …

To Excel You Must Learn These 6 Crucial Lessons That School Can Never Teach

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Be proud of yourself for continuing your education past traditional schooling. Learning, studying and investing in yourself doesn’t stop when you become successful, that’s when it really starts. The sooner you learn that all the skills …

44 Apps That Turn Your Smartphone Into a Productivity Powerhouse (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today’s mobile landscape, where unfocused pedestrians regularly walk into walls and a majority of Americans prize their beloved gadgets above sex, smartphones have come to serve for many as dangerous agents of distraction. But when …

4 Reasons to Quit Your Job

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>LinkedIn Influencer, Jack Welch, published this post originally on LinkedIn.</i><p>What criteria can you use to determine if you have been with the same company too long?<p>A friend of ours, an investment manager at a highly regarded company in the …

5 Presentation Tips From the World Champion of Public Speaking

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Public speaking can be terrifying for many people simply because they're not accustomed to having a room full of people paying attention to their every word and action. There are also plenty of people brimming with self-confidence who, due to a lack …

Improve Your Sales Team's Performance by Mastering These 5 Fundamentals

This story originally appeared on Salesforce<p>Every sales force is made up of the typical bell curve comprising of A players, B players and C players. Eighty percent of the revenue is generated by the A players (who usually represent around 20 percnet of the sales force). They seem to figure out how …

America's Richest Families: 185 Clans With Billion Dollar Fortunes

<i>Edited By Kerry A. Dolan and Luisa Kroll</i><p>The Mellons. The Kennedys. The Rockefellers. You know the names already. Now <i>Forbes</i> has compiled the first comprehensive ranking of the richest families in America: 185 dynasties with fortunes of at least $1 billion. They’re collectively worth $1.2 trillion. …

The Surprising Secret To College Success? Study Less And Socialize More

With college classes underway or about to be across the country, millions of students are starting the fall semester with high hopes, both of what they’ll achieve in the classroom and what doors the education they’re pursuing will eventually open. For many, they believe that path to their bright …

6 Things I Wish Somebody Had Told Me When I Started My Small Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I co-founded my business NutraBella, Inc. in 2005 after hearing my pregnant friends complain about their horse-pill sized pre-natal vitamins. We dreamed of giving women better vitamin options with Bellybar.<p>Fast forward to today where I …

Pioneering new injection to cure heart failure without need for major surgery

The technique, which involves a simple injection, could aid the recovery of hundreds of thousands of heart failure patients - and could even consign heart transplants to history.<p>A pioneering new treatment that allows damaged hearts to recover without the need for major surgery is being trialled by …

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9 Ways to Become More Creative in the Next 10 Minutes | Inc.com

Modern culture often labels creativity as natural gift. Artists get showered with praise and proclamations of "you're so <i>talented</i>," but truthfully, talent has little to do with it.<p>Creativity is a skill to be learned, practiced, and developed, just like any other. Juggling takes practice, as does …

Creativity

This Android-Powered 'Smart Helmet' With GPS And Rearview Camera Raised Over $600,000 In One Day

The Skully AR-1 is beautifully designed and built around Google's Android operating system, according to Android Police.<p>This integration allows for more high-tech features, including a transparent heads-up display (HUD), wide-angled rearview camera, and turn-based GPS navigation.<p>The helmet has …

5 Tips For Giving A Powerful Speech That Will Inspire Your Audience

You always want to leave your audience feeling enlightened, hopeful, and inspired — but that's no easy feat.<p>Here are the five steps to writing a powerful speech that will move your listeners:<p>The first rule of great speechmaking: consider the audience.<p>"A great speechmaker possesses great tact," says …

Tiny flying robots are being built to pollinate crops instead of real bees

Honeybees, which pollinate nearly one-third of the food we eat, have been dying at unprecedented rates because of a mysterious phenomenon known as colony collapse disorder (CCD). The situation is so dire that in late June the White House gave a new task force just 180 days to devise a coping …

The best time to book a flight ticket, and other insights into how India flies

Over 110 million passengers get onboard flights in India every year—and most get their bookings wrong.<p>This is despite the unending fare wars, flash sales and airline launches, which together should mean that the Indian air traveller has rarely had it better. (How the airlines themselves are doing, …

India

Three Ways To Protect Yourself From Hackers

Another day, another data breach. At least that’s what it feels like after the data firm Hold Security made public its discovery that a gang of Russian hackers has made off with a cache of 1.2 billion user name/password combinations and more than 500 million email addresses. As reported by the New …

Armored Mercedes-Benz S600 Guard Will Protect and Coddle

The Mercedes-Benz S600 Guard is here, and its sole purpose is to coddle while protecting occupants from all outside irritants, whether it be rain or bullets.<p>The S600 Guard is the latest model to join Benz’s range of armored transportation that includes the E-, M-, and G-Class. That said, the S600 …

Chain Restaurant Workers Reveal The Items They Refuse To Eat

A recent Reddit thread asked them "what item on the menu would you absolutely not eat and why?"<p>Thousands of supposed former employees responded.<p>Some named menu items that were too unhealthy, while others felt squeamish about how the food was prepared.<p><i>NOTE: Reddit sources are anonymous, and can't be</i> …

Israel Bombards Gaza as it Searches for Soldier

<b>Gaza City, Gaza Strip:</b> Israel bombarded the southern Gaza town of Rafah on Saturday as troops searched for an officer they believe was captured by …

EmDrive Is an Engine That Breaks the Laws of Physics and Could Take Us to Mars

An experimental engine is gaining acceptance among scientists, and could introduce a new era of space travel — it only had to break a law of physics …

7 Entrepreneurs You Should Start Following Now

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Want some inspiration? Start following inspiring people. And when I say “follow,” I am not referring only to Twitter, although that is an excellent starting point. I mean follow as in study, investigate, hear, heed, sit at their feet and …