You are the company you keep. When I think back on my career, the biggest lesson I’ve learned is the power of a strong network to open the door to opportunities. If I could go back in time and tell my
When you’re a hammer, everything looks like a nail. Staying within that frame of reference will actively block radical innovation — so how do you free yourself of trusted old viewpoints? Max Planck, the
Continuous self-improvement is a habit widely practiced by highly successful people. Here are a few easy ways to start. Continuous self-improvement is a habit widely practiced by highly successful people.
Cirque du Soleil hired scientists to study the mind-blowing effects of its shows. Have you ever started crying at a live show? Not because it’s sad or even all that emotional, but because the spectacle
Here are five pointers to help you build a company culture of innovation and to spark innovative insights throughout its ranks. These principles, which I use onsite with my consulting clients, expand work
For one thing, not every solution comes in a box. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. You’ve undoubtedly heard that it’s a good thing to think outside the box. But what exactly
Just another example of how much you gain by listening. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Music isn’t just a means of entertaining ourselves: it can also encourage creativity
When Tim Cook took over Apple in 2011, many critics predicted Apple’s demise. One headline famously read: Why Apple is Doomed. The critics turned out to be wrong, and Cook navigated Apple to a one trillion
The Story Behind the Southwest Airlines Cocktail Napkin Is the Best Pitch Advice You Might Ever Get |
After twenty years of studying persuasion, I'm convinced the best pitch should fit on the back of a napkin. After all, some of world's most successful brands started out that way. A simple vision is the
People are waiting to meet you, so put yourself out there. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. As an entrepreneur, it’s easy to buy into the “build it and they will come” mindset.
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In a new a16z podcast with the venture firm’s founders Marc Andreessen and Ben Horowitz, there’s a lot to enjoy, from Andreessen’s TV show recommendations to Horowitz’s secret to excellent barbecue. (It’s
Doing even the small stuff well is what leads to success. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. People say, “Don’t sweat the small stuff.” But that’s no way to get ahead in business.
Blue Note Records created the visual identity of modern jazz. What does modern jazz look like? For a lot of music fans, the visual identity of jazz has become synonymous with a single record label that