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5 Powerful Psychedelics That Reorganize the Brain and Elevate Consciousness

Psychoactive plants and hallucinogens have given us the opportunity to see life through different perspectives for thousands of years.<p>Michael …

How to get the right kind of people to join your company?

It is becoming increasingly difficult to grab attention of potential investors, customers, and employees. The reason for this is quite simple; there …

Billionaire VC: Startups are spending too much on useless 'window dressing'

"There's way too much money in the system ultimately still chasing few really great companies. And the problem with that is you have a bunch of impostor companies that get funded for a lot longer than normal cycles," Palihapitiya said during an interview.<p>If there was less money, companies would die …

Venture Capital

Start right with your business partners – the pre-nuptial way

I have seen the fall of startups caused by many reasons, one of which is the relationship of the founders/ business partners.<p>Startups are formed by …

Startups

3 Outbound Email Automation Tactics

When considering email marketing, most of us are thinking: Not this; not again! And we shouldn’t be surprised either, because checking our inbox …

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Why Startups Succeed

Hint: It’s rarely pegged to funding.<p>Back in the spring, I digested a study entitled “<i>The Single Biggest Reason Startups Succeed</i>” conducted by …

How to use customer stories to win more sales for your startup

Google indexes every presentation on SlideShare. Besides, the site gets over 60 million monthly visitors. You can benefit a lot from this by doing SlideShare presentations of your stories.<p>What to do when customers refuse your case study requests<p>One challenge that many businesses face when trying to …

6 Ways to Build a Happy Startup Culture the Scrappy Way

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Company culture can make or break an organization, and a common misconception is that it’s expensive to foster. Building culture should be viewed as a practice, not an expenditure.<p>As a startup founder, I’m no stranger to doing things the …

Team Building

10 Must Do Strategies for Startup Founders

Hiring the best staff is very effectual for startup founders or entrepreneurs to lay an ul

The House That Jack Built: Spending Startup Cash

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>For all you entrepreneurs looking to raise that initial seed capital, in short a good prototype, simple business plan, and a solid team are -in my …

Your well-funded startup is already dead

Once a startup raises their seed round, more often than not I see a team slipping into trouble after just a week.<p>The founders may have just banked a …

6 dashboards I use daily — and why every startup CEO should as well

<i>This sponsored post is produced by Klipfolio.</i><p>In order to succeed, we need to create value and grow. Sound familiar? In a fast-paced startup, the business environment is always in flux. You need to be able to course correct at a moment’s notice, and make changes to products, programs, campaigns, and …

Analytics

How The Right Analytics Can Strengthen Customer Engagement

Customer engagement is where the heart is. Data-driven marketing offers industry leaders the opportunity to increase their market growth, while …

Marketing

The 7 Behaviors All of Your Customers Want to Experience

Business owners often think they have to change the way their customers think in order to make sales. In reality, your customers want to participate in these behaviors; your job is to guide them.<p>Marketers and small business owners have long believed that it is critical to understand your customers …

How AIRBNB Started

Are You Financially Ready To Launch Your Business?

Here are 2 essential personal financial guidelines for setting you up for business success.<p>So much launching your startup discussion is centered on the business or the product or hiring your first employees or finding your perfect co-founder. Some more forward-thinking bloggers even discuss your …

How Singapore Is Jumpstarting Startup Culture

"We're not looking for the straight-A students."<p>How does a country raise a generation of entrepreneurs?<p>For Singapore, the answer to that question is a National University of Singapore (NUS) program that’s actually pretty smart: It sends its brightest away. Students at the national university are …

10 Daily Habits Of The Most Successful Entrepreneurs

Elon Musk embodies 2 surprising traits of highly effective leaders

A friend of mine recently left Tesla, the renowned electric car maker, saying both, "It was incredible," and "I'd never work there again."<p>His sentiment echoed that of several former employees of another of today's most celebrated companies, SpaceX, when I interviewed them for my 2014 book on …