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This Entrepreneur's Secret for Going From Bartender to 7-Figures a Year

Instead trying to get hordes of customers, he focused on getting a few who pay top dollar.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Let’s say you run a business, or you’re an entrepreneur, or simply a freelancer. You offer a service, a great one, and you want to make a lot more …

Business Strategy

3 Proven Ways to Stay Consistent, Meet your Goals and Realize Your Dreams

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>After years of running my own small business and observing successful people, I’ve come to one important observation about the true key to success: Be consistent. The entrepreneurs and leaders who show up every day, display their best …

Entrepreneurship

You're Not Crazy: Trading Your Six-Figure Job for Entrepreneurial Freedom Is the Right Move

You're the only one who should determine how much your time is worth. These tips can help you enter the startup world with eyes wide open.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurialism defies human instinct, yet it’s addicting. Once you get just a taste of what life …

Entrepreneurship

How James Caan and Karren Brady Plan to Find the World's Top Recruiter

They hope to find an entrepreneur with an idea so powerful it will shape the recruitment industry for years to come.<p>If you were tasked with finding the top professional in your industry who could bring forth an idea so powerful that it would start an entire movement and new global model for doing …

Here's How the Stock Market Works

If you're new to investing, the stock market can understandably seem confusing. However, understanding the stock market doesn't need to be too difficult. While it's impossible to explain every detail of how stocks and the stock market works in a single article, here's an overview of the …

Spending 10 Minutes a Day on Mindfulness Subtly Changes the Way You React to Everything

Leaders across the globe feel that the unprecedented busyness of modern-day leadership makes them more reactive and less proactive. There is a solution to this hardwired, reactionary leadership approach: mindfulness.<p>Having trained thousands of leaders in the techniques of this ancient practice, …

Mindfulness

Seattle is getting a massive fleet of all-electric buses, Proterra gets the bulk of the order

If you were wondering how electric bus manufacturer Proterra managed to secure a large $140 million round of financing last week, it might be easier to understand now that we know they had a massive order in the pipeline.<p>King County’s Metro Transit, which includes Seattle’s metro area, announced a …

Scientists discovered an absurdly easy way to seem convincing

Over the holidays it's best to avoid any arguments, whenever possible. But if you can't, you may want to bring some scientific ammunition for your side of the discussion.<p>It turns out that if you want to convince someone that your explanation for something is the best way to explain it, you might …

Psychology

How WeWork Capitalizes On Aging Architecture

The coworking company is remaking historic and aging buildings across America.<p>“They don’t build ’em like they used to.” It’s an oft-repeated phrase by those who wax nostalgic. But in the case of the Corbin Building–an office building architect Francis H. Kimball designed in 1888–the saying holds …

New super batteries could charge phones in seconds and electric cars in minutes

A scientific breakthrough at the University of Surrey could completely change how we charge our devices. Researchers developed a new material that …

​12 bad habits making your house look dirty and messy

We all have those little not-so-great habits that we're trying to get rid of. But sometimes those nasty customs can affect not only our health and …

If You Love Your Idea, Here's Why You Need to Kill It

The most important thing you can do with your brilliant idea is to try to kill it.<p><i>This series of articles explores the connections between entrepreneurship and the history of philosophy and literature. Each article traces the influence of a specific thinker or school of thought upon the development</i> …

17 Things These Successful Leaders Wish They Had Known Years Ago

Hindsight is the best teacher.<p>Imagine if you could travel back to when you were beginning your career, but with the wisdom you possess today. Would you do anything differently? Here's what these successful leaders say they wish their younger selves would have known.<p>1. Learn to be comfortable with …

7 Best Dividend Stocks to Buy for 2017

The surprising result of the presidential election has large implications for dividend stocks. First, let’s stipulate this: As an asset class, stocks …

Adding 1 million people along the Wilshire corridor could help L.A. create a sustainable city

What will Los Angeles look like in 2050?<p>Based on climate research conducted at UCLA, the answer to that question could potentially be very bleak. L.A. will be hotter, with more wildfires and less snow in the San Gabriels. As my colleague Mark Gold, UCLA's vice chancellor for environment and …

Urban Design

Entangled Wormholes Could Pave the Way for Quantum Gravity

Theoretical physics is full of mind-boggling ideas, but two of the weirdest are quantum entanglement and wormholes. The first, predicted by the …

This 'massively bullish' property startup wants to be 'the Amazon for house sales'

Nested has raised the sum from:<p>Well-known London seed fund Passion Capital;<br>• Tim Bunting, a partner at venture capital firm Balderton;<br>• Tom Hulme, a partner at Google Ventures;<br>• Paul Forster, the founder of jobs website Indeed;<br>• Germany's billionaire Samwer brothers, founders of venture builder Rocket …

Startups

Should You Invest in Condos or Single-Family Homes?

This is a common question in real estate investing, is a condo or a single-family residence (SFR) better as an investment property? We didn’t want to …

How We Turned A Fun Idea Into A 6 Figure Business In Just 1 Year

by <b>Maxwell Finn</b> on September <b>14, 2016</b><p><b>UPDATE: This post has gone viral so we want to give every reader 15% off their first order as a special thank you!</b> …

OLBlog

The main serial killer of startups and SMEs is a bad execution. A business without a plan is like a ship without navigation systems. Eventually, it …