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L.A.'s next great food hall is attached to Banc of California Stadium near USC

From a pre-soccer game lunch to falafel in Irvine, here’s what’s happening in our food and drink world.<p>All the things<p>Food halls are like Disneyland for the indecisive eater. Can’t decide between a fried chicken sandwich and a burrito? Get both. The food hall model — large, open spaces with multiple …

Laguna Beach

How This Woman Went from a Broke Pizza Hut Employee to Founder of a $4 Billion Startup

When Nichole Mustard found herself adrift after college, she made a simple promise to herself: Be happy.<p>Nichole Mustard isn’t your classic Silicon …

Pizza Hut

This Founder is Setting the Example for What a High-Growth Female-Led Cannabis Business Looks Like

Brittany Carbone is the founder and CEO of TONIC, a wellness company that develops CBD based topicals and orals from organically grown, hemp-derived CBD.<p>Prior to starting TONIC, Carbone was a professional personal trainer, a devotee to natural wellness remedies, and someone who battled anxiety. …

Cannabis

The 10 must watch YouTube channels for social entrepreneurs

These are the YouTube channels to watch if you're looking for inspiration, advice or expertise from social entrepreneurs who've already been there …

The net-zero Lightbox 23 boasts sustainable features and stunning views

Portland residents in search of an energy-efficient home need look no further than Lightbox 23, the new net-zero project from Lightbox Portland and …

Fish

Steve Jobs Followed 7 Unbreakable Laws of Success That Apply to Any Business

Entrepreneurs should follow the Apple roadmap to set themselves apart.<p>When Steve Jobs passed away in 2011, the ABC News program <i>20/20</i> asked me to share some of the insights I gleaned from writing three books on Jobs and Apple. The seven rules I offered are still relevant today and helped to propel …

Apple Store

Beemers, Benzes and Other Luxury Used-Car Bargains

While waiting for his BMW 5 Series sedan to be serviced, Bob Nagaishi browsed the car lot and noticed something amazing — 3-year-old luxury cars were …

Luxury Lifestyle

5 Steps To Building A Million-Dollar Business With No Employees

Nearly seven years ago, Michelle Schroeder-Gardner started her blog, Making Sense of Cents, to share her experience of paying off student loan debt and holding herself accountable. The last thing she expected was it turning into a million-dollar business.<p>But in 2017 her business brought in …

Small Business

Are You Making These Sales Mistakes?

The sales team is the one representing your company and the business rides on their success<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Driving every business with incessant calls, door-to-door meetings etc., is the sales team. With the business vision put …

Entrepreneurship

Trump's auto tariffs will cost consumers $83 billion, insiders tell Commerce in hearing

President Donald Trump's threat to impose punitive tariffs on imported vehicles and auto parts will cost American consumers $83 billion, warned representatives from the auto industry at a Congressional hearing.<p>"Higher auto tariffs will harm American families and workers, along with the economy," …

Auto Tariffs

7 Best Practices For Building Client Relationships

The success of a B2B company hinges largely on strong client relationships, especially for a small or early stage company. At Lab42, exceptional …

Silicon Valley billionaire VC Marc Andreessen recommends these 7 books

When billionaire Marc Andreessen has something to say, the tech world listens. He's a co-founder and general partner of the venture capital firm …

Venture Capital

California Compliant Cannabis Packaging Guide | From A to Z

THE INFORMATIONAL PANEL<p>The informational panel is a little more complex. Text must be printed with no less than a 6 point font, but any supplemental …

The CEO of the world's biggest sneaker marketplace explains how a string of failed startups led to one worth $250 million

For more than a decade, Eddy Lu tried to find the next big thing: 99-cent smartphone apps, golf apparel, Japanese desserts. They all flopped, but he wasn't headed back to the Wall Street world he left.<p>Then he got into high-end sneakers with an online marketplace called GOAT— as in "Greatest of All …

These 22 sketches make complicated financial concepts simple enough to fit on a napkin

Tina Hay doesn't think in numbers.<p>In 2002, enrolled in a finance class while pursuing her MBA from Harvard Business School, she realized that her classmates who came from the world of banking and consulting were acing the coursework without a problem, while she struggled to master the concepts …

Harvard Business School

Free Marketing Tools Every Small Business Marketer Should Try

Got big plans for your small business, but only a tiny marketing budget? You’re not alone. According to the Wasp Barcode Small Business Report, 42% of small businesses invest 3% or less of their revenue into marketing.<p>But maybe that isn’t such a big problem. With these small business marketing …

Small Business

Meet the entrepreneur who has made $1 million by selling clothes with a popular app

In 2012, Suzanne Canon decided she wanted to make a quick buck on the side while doing the books for her husband's business. So, she started selling clothes from her closet using an app called Poshmark.<p>Within five years, 39-year-old Canon has grown from selling on the side to setting up her own …

Contributors | The Next Web

All stories in Contributors<p>Why the future of share-worthy content is personal<p>It might seem counterintuitive but the key to wide reach and shares for your content is segmenting it to a granular level. ...<p>Pratik Dholakiya<p>How innovative design can help you capitalize when consumers ‘misuse’ your …

How to Rent an RV This Summer for Only $1 a Day

Recreational vehicle (RV) rentals tend to be expensive, yet I recently managed to rent a five-person RV in Las Vegas for only $1 per day. In addition …

The Harvard Business Review Entrepreneur's Handbook: Everything You Need to Launch and Grow Your New Business

Description<p>Publication Date: <b>February 13, 2018</b><p>The one primer you need to develop your entrepreneurial skills. Whether you're imagining your new business to be the next big thing in Silicon Valley, a pivotal B2B provider, or an anchor in your local community, the "HBR Entrepreneur's Handbook" is your …

How I used Bitcoin trading to pay for my travels

<i>Editor’s note: Bitcoin and cryptocurrency in general is, at the moment, something of a gold rush. Like all gold rushes, some people in it will make</i> …

Who Are The World's Blockchain Stars? 8 People To Watch In 2018

Hundreds of people are flocking to the blockchain industry to get “hilariously rich,” as the New York Times stated in an article about the rise of …

New Crypto Exchange Promises Dividends to Investors

Earlier this January, the global cryptocurrency market exceeded $700 bln, reaching an all-time high in the valuation of all cryptocurrencies …

35 Amazing Real World Examples Of How Blockchain Is Changing Our World

It’s quickly becoming apparent that blockchain technology is about far more than just Bitcoin. Across finance, healthcare, media, government and other sectors, innovative uses are appearing every day.<p>Here is a list of 35 which I have come across. While some may fail to live up to their promises, …

Blockchain

Beyond the Bitcoin Bubble

layer innocent nothing argue pottery winner cotton menu task slim merge maid<p>The sequence of words is meaningless: a random array strung together by an algorithm let loose in an English dictionary. What makes them valuable is that they’ve been generated exclusively for me, by a software tool called …

Blockchain

Forget Cryptocurrencies, Invest In Platforms

If the story of 2017 for the financial world turned in large part on the mainstream recognition of Bitcoin, then the story for 2018 in the …

10 Reasons You Should Grow Your Own Cannabis

Growing your own cannabis is a rewarding experience, and not just because of the product that results from it. If you're looking for some motivation …

An Overview Of The Cannabis Industry

29 states and the District of Columbia have now legalized cannabis for medical and/or recreational purposes and public acceptance of cannabis …

Tax Geek Tuesday: Making Sense Of The New '20% Qualified Business Income Deduction'

On December 22nd, President Trump signed into law the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, finalizing a once-in-a-generation overhaul of the existing Code and leaving the once-burdensome tax law so simple, we’ll all be preparing our returns on postcards come the spring of 2019.<p>HAHAHAHAHAHA<p>/wipes tear from …

Retirement

Want to Start a Side Hustle? 9 Great Podcasts to Help You Launch Your Own Business

Over 40 million Americans have a side hustle. Shouldn't you?<p>Looking for podcasts to help you finally start a business? Looking for a podcast that will help you finally start your own side hustle?<p>Look no farther.<p>The following list comes from Preston Lee, the founder of Millo.co, a resource hub …

Entrepreneurship