Andres Fernandez

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12 Things You Should Do on Your Personal Google+ Account Right Now

This story originally appeared on KISSmetrics<p>Like it or not, Google+ is becoming more important in the digital marketing landscape. Google+ is not just a Facebook redux. Instead, it comprises a huge part of the social milieu of your online existence. Google+ has subtly creeped into your emailing, …

Digital Marketing

Brace Yourself With a Few Shots of Confidence

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Confidence gets you the big date, closes the sale and wins the job but young professionals, circa 2014, have heard a lot of mind trash that undermines their career confidence. Just recently I listened to a very sharp and entertaining …

TED Talks

Power Networking in 3 Steps

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Business can be difficult and tricky, but it doesn’t have to be.<p>By establishing and maintaining relationships with people, you can encounter business opportunities and still other lucrative connections. Here are three steps for building …

Networking

How Small Businesses Can Embrace Big Data

It's possible to analyze large information sets to boost product quality, improve marketing and further customer relationships -- all without a huge price tag,<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Regardless of the size of your company, chances are you’ve heard of big data. …

Big Data

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From the World Cup

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>"Football is the ballet of the masses."<p>If we are to believe Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich, then we can say that the 2014 World Cup, just days away, will have something for everyone.<p>In fact, entrepreneurs can stand to learn from the …

Soccer

What You Need to Know When Hiring Interns

This story originally appeared on FounderDating<p>It’s that time of year again: intern-hiring season.<p>Interns are an essential part of every startup team, ensuring that a company grows with pre-vetted talent. At a startup, interns can fill in skill gaps that small teams are missing -- whether that is …

Employment

Want to Be Successful? Stick to a Schedule.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There will always be fellow entrepreneurs with more funding, better connections or years of experience. One thing, however, that puts us all on a level playing field: the number of hours in a day. Figuring out how to effectively spend the …

Time Management

Entrepreneur - Start, run and grow your business.

Just Added<p>Elon Musk<p>Elon Musk Reveals New Plan for Privatizing Tesla<p>On Monday, the outspoken CEO revealed the Saudi Arabian sovereign fund as a potential backer.<p>Personal Health<p>After Seeing 11 Doctors in One Year, This Entrepreneur Stopped Outsourcing His Health -- And Discovered a Business in the …

Entrepreneurship

Leadership Is All About Balance

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you track the development of many of the high-tech industry’s most successful entrepreneurs, you’ll find an interesting trend.<p>They start out with an overpowering sense of urgency, a desperate need to prove themselves. They truly …

Leadership

Gary Vaynerchuk: This Is the Greatest Period of 'Fake Entrepreneurship'

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Gary Vaynerchuk – serial entrepreneur, co-founder and CEO of VaynerMedia, best-selling author (most recently of <i>Jab, Jab, Jab Right Hook</i>), angel investor (in companies that include Uber, Birchbox and Grand St.) and professional speaker – …

Entrepreneurship

Pine, extensión para Chrome que nos permite navegar por nuestros marcadores de forma diferente

Durante nuestras sesiones de navegación, solemos ir guardando aquellos enlaces que nos interesan, organizándolos mediante carpetas, facilitándonos …

Diez ecuaciones matemáticas que cambiaron la historia

Desde los inicios de los tiempos, <i>el hombre</i> ha intentado comprender cómo funciona el mundo a través de los diferentes elementos que lo componen dando …

Esta bicicleta sin radios se pliega hasta el tamaño de un paraguas

La extraña bicicleta que veis en la foto casi parece la escultura de un museo de arte moderno, pero es un vehículo real. Se llama Sada Bike, no tiene …

Entrepreneur - Start, run and grow your business.

Just Added<p>Ready for Anything<p>The Importance of Respecting Your Priorities<p>Priorities help you identify what's truly needed in your life, versus what someone else feels is important.<p>Infographics<p>Why Emotional Intelligence Is Crucial for Success (Infographic)<p>Having a high EQ is just as important as a …

Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneur - Start, run and grow your business.

Just Added<p>3 Things To Know<p>Bill Gates and Warren Buffett Have This Exclusive McDonald's Perk -- And You Could, Too. 3 Things to Know Today.<p>Stay in the know in 60 seconds.<p>Self Improvement<p>How to Find a Gratifying Balance Between Your Work and Home Life<p>It's entirely possible to find a balance between …

3 New Business Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

Need a good read? These titles don't deal with startups specifically, but they tackle the kinds of business issues you face every day.<p>Leadership is a learned skill, not a natural attribute. And, as with any skill, you can always learn more--about how to handle conflicts with investors, deal with …

A $5.5 Million Bet on a Better Way to Learn Coding

The Flatiron School isn't a college. It just received venture backing, but isn't growing super-fast. And it isn't even in the Flatiron neighborhood. It has a ton going for it anyway.<p>Sitting up as straight as is possible in an overstuffed couch in a room overlooking the iconic bronze Charging Bull …

NYC Startups Need Engineers. This Company Aims to Deliver Them

Another company launches in Manhattan solely to facilitate the hiring of programmers.<p>According to research from Hired.com, there are more than 5,000 unfilled tech jobs--iOS developers, front-end programmers, and assorted roles in data-processing and programming--in New York City. Wednesday, the …

10 Ways to Lose Friends and Irritate People

Here are things Dale Carnegie would have said...if he was snarky.<p>Want to win friends and influence people? Here are 10 things that ensure you won't:<p><b>1. You thoughtlessly waste other peoples' time.</b> Every time you're late to an appointment or meeting says your time is more important. Every time you …

5 Documentaries About Entrepreneurs You Need to Watch This Spring

Looking for some inspiration, or just have some time to kill? Cozy up to some documentaries that explore the ins and outs of running a small business.<p>There's no shortage of documentaries that convey what it's like to be an entrepreneur. Which is a good thing because all too often entrepreneurs feel …

Entrepreneur - Start, run and grow your business.

Just Added<p>Events<p>How to Get People Through the Door at Your First Event<p>Try to find a way to set your particular event apart.<p>SBA loans<p>Buying Out a Partner? New Small Business Administration Lending Rules Can Help.<p>A technical change in SBA policy makes it easier to buy out a partner<p>Managing …

Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneur - Start, run and grow your business.

Just Added<p>Procrastination<p>How to Break Your Procrastination Habit in the Next 21 Days Without Using Willpower<p>The first step is identifying why you procrastinate in the first place.<p>5 Must-Read Books to Build Your Personal Brand by Women Authors Who Know How to Get It Done<p>It goes way beyond the …

Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneur - Start, run and grow your business.

Just Added<p>Side Hustle<p>4 Tips to Take your Side Hustle to the Next Level<p>You may be a freelancer today. But, tomorrow, you can be a business owner if you follow these steps.<p>As a Woman Business Owner, You May Find It Hard to Confidently Take on the Role of CEO<p>Here are five tips for getting comfortable …

Entrepreneurship

Frases de cine: ‘Atrapado por su pasado’ de Brian De Palma.

<b>“Uno no se reforma, sólo pierde fuerza con el tiempo”.</b><br>Al Pacino<p><b>“Los hijos de puta siempre te disparan de noche, cuando lo único que hay es un médico</b> …

The 2 Reasons People Fail

That's right--there are only two reasons success is out of reach. One is easy to fix. The other, not so much.<p>If you're not achieving your goals and making yourself more successful, it's always because of something you either can't or won't do.<p>If you <i>can't</i> do something, it's either because:<p><b>You don't</b> …

How to Use Gamification to Build a Purpose-Driven Company

Most companies want to engage employees in purposeful work. That's not always an easy task, but here's how gamification can help.<p>Knowing your purpose is core to living a full life. Unfortunately, many people wander around never understanding their purpose or if their work and life make a difference …

Employee Engagement

The No. 1 Brain Hack for Maximizing Productivity

Entrepreneurs tend to work all the time. It shows dedication, but it might not be smart.<p>"The great thing about owning your own company is that it doesn't matter which 80 hours a week you work."<p>That comment, from Doreen Garrett, the founder of Otis Technology, struck a chord with me when I …

Entrepreneur - Start, run and grow your business.

Just Added<p>Events<p>How to Get People Through the Door at Your First Event<p>Try to find a way to set your particular event apart.<p>SBA loans<p>Buying Out a Partner? New Small Business Administration Lending Rules Can Help.<p>A technical change in SBA policy makes it easier to buy out a partner<p>Managing …

Entrepreneurship