Igor Serkiz

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How to Build Up Your Willpower Muscle.

This story appears in the July 2015 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>After four years of pushing the proverbial rock—or in his case, frozen burrito—up the entrepreneurial hill, Mike Adair could finally see progress. Sales for his Red’s All Natural burritos had grown to the point that he needed a …

Before You Bring on Your Next Employee, Check These 3 Things Off Your List

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Q: Excluding budget, what are two to three things you should be able to check off before adding a team member?<i><br>-- Ryan Cox</i><p>I’ve been building businesses and starting companies for years, and if you ask any of my current or past employees …

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4 Signs Your Site Traffic Is Being Hijacked by a New Type of Malware

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Your company lives or dies by your business website. Even if you’re not in ecommerce, your website is almost always the first layer between you and a lead. It’s about your brand, your credibility and your sales.<p>It’s no wonder that …

Macy's

How to Grow From Great Idea to Profitable Business in 3 Steps

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Becoming an entrepreneur is easier than ever. In the U.S., more than 600,000 new businesses are created each year. Sadly, about half of all companies go under before they turn 5-years old. To beat the odds, you need to think differently …

Entrepreneurship

The 6 Books Shark Tank's Daymond John Wants You to Read

<i>This article originally published on September 26, 2015.</i><p>When Daymond John was in elementary school in Queens, N.Y., he had to read books four times over to retain what they said. Now, at 46, he says he still has to reread them several times -- often two to three times each -- for the information to …

Entrepreneurship

How 3 Entrepreneurs Went from Welfare to Multi-Million Business in Five Years

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Zaycon Fresh is an unusual business with an unusual story. Two brothers and their cousin, all on welfare after they fell on hard times during the recession, decided to start a business. Today, this business holds events throughout the …

Entrepreneurship

18 things every modern gentleman should have in his closet

But do you have the right pieces? The essentials? The pieces no wardrobe should be without?<p>It's probably time to take stock of your wardrobe to make sure.<p>Don't get caught in the rain without a raincoat (literally).

Men's Fashion

Crowdfunded real estate: Tips for small investors

Crowdfunding has found real estate. More than a handful of outfits have sprung up to collect small amounts of capital from a large number of individuals to finance their deals. One New York company is even selling stock in a single building in the nation's capital.<p>Until the JOBS Act of 2012, which …

NY investigates mortgage firm's insurance deals

WASHINGTON (AP) — New York's top financial regulator said Monday he will investigate whether the nation's largest overseer of subprime mortgages, …