Kasper Lyskjær

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9 Tiny Things You Should Do Sunday Night to Have a More Productive Monday Morning

Success starts the night before.<p>Productivity is the result of preparation.<p>Anyone who wakes up late, tired, in a rush, and disorganized, will find it very difficult to be productive.<p>But anyone who takes the time to prepare ahead of time will find it very easy to get into the zone, because they …

Time Management

Banking Giant UBS CEO Says Blockchain Will ‘Reshape’ Banking

Sergio Ermotti, the CEO of Swiss banking giant UBS, told CNBC that he believes Blockchain technology will “likely reshape” the way that banks do …

Blockchain

Solve These Tough Data Problems and Watch Job Offers Roll In

Late in 2015, Gilberto Titericz, an electrical engineer at Brazil’s state oil company Petrobras, told his boss he planned to resign, after seven …

The Best Bosses and Managers Do This

In business, things don't always go your way. How you deal with setbacks determine your failure or your success.<p>A few weeks ago I attended a youth soccer game that my son, Isaac, refereed. For most of his life, Isaac has played travel soccer. He loves the sport and knows the rules of the game …

Motivation

How I Built a 6 Figure Business From Scratch Using LinkedIn and Nothing Else

Five years ago, I quit my safe "day job" and built an entirely new business from scratch using LinkedIn. Here's what I learned.<p>I opened the door and stepped out into the frigid night, wondering if I'd made the right move.<p>People thought I was crazy.<p>I'd just quit the safest, highest-paying corporate …

Employment

Become a blockchain expert in 1,384 words

And it's going to fundamentally change how businesses operate.<p>Make no mistake… this revolution is <i>at least</i> as significant as the one brought about by the Internet. It will disrupt every single business on the face of the earth.<p>That's why it's vital that you learn to understand this technology. It …

Startup Accelerators Have Become More Popular in Emerging Markets — and They’re Working

For decades, we have heard that emerging markets are poised for huge growth that will yield even greater prosperity. But a long list of obstacles always seems to be getting in the way of realizing this potential. Startup accelerator programs have been touted as one path to faster progress. Much …

Emerging Markets

How to Build a Profitable Side Hustle While Working Full Time

Follow these four steps to make your side hustle a success.<p>Dreaming of becoming your own boss? You're not alone. Tons of people wish they could quit their job and work for themselves, and some are even making it happen.<p>Today more than ever, working from home and starting your own business is a …

Small Business

A Guide to Making Your Startup More Agile in the Early Stages

How to Build an Agile Startup That's Able to Respond<p>In the early stages of building a startup and growing a business, it's easy to feel as if some of the decisions you're making are small and inconsequential. And while some of them will be forgotten down the road, many of the choices you make have …

Project Management

Building a Series A SaaS valuation estimator (2017 edition)

I have financed nearly 50 early-stage companies and the question of proper valuation comes up in every financing. There is the obvious tension: Generally speaking, the existing shareholders would like the highest valuation possible, while the new investors would prefer the lowest valuation. For …

Venture Capital

8 Tips on How to Start an E-commerce Business Today

You're thinking about quitting your job and taking on e-commerce head first. Now what?<p>So, you're mentally prepared to build very own website. You've got the legal side covered, and you're ready for the exciting part. Where do you begin? Well, luckily for you i've been in the same exact place as you …

Small Business

4 Online Marketing Trends You Need to Know | Inc.com

Marketing is all about finding and implementing the latest trends that will attract customers and increase revenues. As consumers change habits, the market adjusts accordingly. The web, social media, and the emergence of video is changing the landscape of how businesses can grow sales online. Your …

Marketing

The next era of crowdfunding: why entrepreneurs need to look beyond the launch

When was the last time you watched Shark Tank and thought to yourself, “I could do that. All I need is one good idea and my life could change forever.”<p>Although the show is entertaining, it is an atypical representation of what it’s really like to successfully launch a product and grow a company. …

If You Really Want a Master Class on Online Business, Read These 6 Books

Sometimes reading a book is the best way to learn.<p>With low barriers to entry within the online marketplace, almost anyone can start an online business...but that doesn't mean everyone who does will know how to succeed. If you don't have time to sign up for an intensive business course and you just …

Entrepreneurship

How to Know When a Business Idea Is Worth Pursuing

Finding a winning idea, and building a company with that idea in mind, is always a struggle.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There's a stat that every entrepreneur has heard at least once -- nine out of 10 business ideas will fail.<p>Entrepreneurship is a gamble. …

Entrepreneurship

Welcome to the longest golf hole ever played - 2,000km, par 14,000

At exactly 10am on Saturday, Adam Rolston nervelessly rolled in a slippery seven-foot putt on the 18th green of the Mt Bogd Golf Club in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, to bring to an end the strangest hole in golfing history.<p>It had taken Rolston 80 days and 20,093 shots - just the 6,093 over par - to …

Rodale Wellness Is Now Books for Better Living - Books for Better Living

<p>Rodale Wellness has found a new home with Books for Better Living, and we’re excited to welcome you all to our community! With our health and …

SEO Is Simpler Than You Think. 5 Things Every Beginner Needs to Know to Get It Right

Finally, you can feel like you know what you're doing when it comes to SEO.<p>As a non-tech founder, I understand the resistance that comes with doing anything that makes you feel stupid. For me, that includes web design, HTML, and search engine optimization (SEO). This was particularly embarrassing …

Digital Marketing

5 Things You Need to Do When Bootstrapping Your Startup

Finance your own business and keep 100 percent<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I'm a major advocate of bootstrapping -- I believe the lessons learned along the way are priceless, and owing 100 percent of your business is well worth the struggles and challenges. …

Entrepreneurship

DSEI: 'Spiderman' web shooting-style drone revealed

This little drone captures and defeats rogue drones ‘Spiderman’-style.<p>Just like how Spidey slings a web to capture bad guys, this little drone shoots a net to stop dangerous flying drones.<p>Revealed this week at the Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) event, the world’s largest …

You Can't Skip to Success

Every Pilgrim's Progress has a Slough<p>In a world that celebrates the new and exciting (or at least the loud and distracting), it's easy to look at the overnight successes we see paraded on social media and our news feeds as a sort of status-quo.<p>Another Amazon millionaire "sharing secrets"...<p>Another …

Entrepreneurship

These 2 Warren Buffett Habits Will Make Your Co-Workers Love You

Listen to Warren Buffett speak and you might find another reason to admire him -- he's just plain likable.<p>Warren Buffett is a man many admire for having one of the best investment track records in history. But, as much as the "Oracle of Omaha" may be able to teach you about becoming the next …

Self-improvement