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Divergent Realities: The Difference Between 'VR' and 'AR'

If you have a business idea that uses either virtual reality or augmented reality, now is the time to look for investors. By 2021 both technologies …

A Farm Journalist Tells Farmers What They'd Rather Not Hear About Climate Change

When President Trump announced this week that he was taking the United States out of the Paris climate agreement, there were swift and vocal …

The golden mean of design and engineering

There was a time when I viewed designers with the same scepticism as I viewed homeopathy.When I pictured designers I thought of <i>Mad Men</i>, the creative …

UX Design

These Woven Chairs Are Like Flyknit For Butts

Inspired by Nike, one designer created a custom knit textile for furniture that is lighter, stronger, and more breathable.<p>What Nike’s Flyknit technology does for your feet, Benjamin Hubert of U.K. design consultancy Layer wants to do for your butt and your back. Alongside the contemporary home …

Acoustic sensor could help stop human smuggling

A number of smugglers sneak living, breathing humans illegally into a country by hiding them inside trucks, train compartments or shipping containers. It's not easy to detect people behind metal, especially if they keep really, really still, but Franklin Felber from San Diego scientific consulting …

Accelerate Your Startup Idea With a Business Incubator: 6 Tips | Inc.com

A sad number of great business ideas are lost to history because the inventor or entrepreneur lacked the experience or network to take it to the next level.<p>Enter business incubators.<p>As the name suggests, business incubators are organizations that assist startup businesses with getting off the …

Startups

3 Ways to Plug Into Your Entrepreneurship Community | Inc.com

Unless you're talking to a fellow entrepreneur, it's hard to make others comprehend your struggles. That is why it's essential to get plugged into your entrepreneurship community. No successful founder reaches his or her goals without the help of someone else. Meeting with fellow entrepreneurs is a …

Entrepreneurship

Intelligence Is Not Necessary for Success | Inc.com

Many business magazines (including Inc.) publish lists of the most profitable, most successful, or fastest-growing companies. Naturally, readers will be tempted to conclude that the people running these organizations must be "smarter" than those whose companies didn't make the list. But in many …

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How to Deal With Self-Doubt

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I woke up feeling a little strange this morning. It’s not the first time, but it’s usually associated with having a little too much fun the night before. Sadly, that was not the case. So I did what I usually do – ignored it and hoped it …

How to Pick the 'Right' Clients and Stand Out Among the Competition

This story originally appeared on Sageworks<p>Remember dating in high school? You know that guy or girl who you liked but were pretty sure didn't feel the same way back? It is likely that you spent countless hours trying to wow him or her, but to no avail. In the end, although you were unlikely to …

Using Faith and Walking In Your Authority

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So many faith based people cry out to God every day asking for help, crying out as if they are powerless to do anything and they are being attacked left and right.... and God answers from heaven and says, "Walk in your authority!"<p>It is …

Why I Would Choose the Startup Road All Over Again

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It has been a little over a year since I turned down my full-time job offers to work on Practice Makes Perfect -- a nonprofit focused on partnering with schools and operating their summer programs in inner-city neighborhoods<p>Before putting …

Shark Tank Star Daymond John Says Never Make This Common Mistake When Pitching Investors

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re lucky enough to strut down <i>Shark Tank</i>’s infamous hallway -- or to pitch your startup in front of potential investors anywhere -- be confident, not cocky and be ready to bare your warts, so to speak.<p>Daymond John, the popular …