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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>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. And with …

Entrepreneurship

Side Hustlers: This Step-by-Step Guide Will Get You From Your Big Idea to Your First Sale

Side hustle expert Chris Guillebeau will advise you live on Sept. 26 at 1 p.m. ET.<p><i>Editor’s Note: In "</i><i>Tough Love Tuesday</i><i>,"</i> <i>we connect side-hustling entrepreneurs with support, resources and advice from top experts. Sign up to our</i> <i>email newsletter</i> <i>to be notified about our Tuesday Facebook Lives and</i> …

Entrepreneurship

26 Favorite Books of High Achievers | Inc.com

The most successful people often are serious about self-improvement, which can come in the form of a good book. Here are two dozen excellent reads, recommended by founders, executives, and other high achievers.<p>1. Creativity, Inc. by Ed Catmull<p>"It may not be the newest shiny object on the shelf, but …

Hedge Funds

5 Secrets to Launching a Great Entrepreneurial Product (While You're Still Employed) | Inc.com

<i>By Kirill Bensonoff, founder and CEO of Unigma and ComputerSupport.com.</i><p>It's tough to launch a great product. I have successfully launched multiple IT-related products and tech-enabled services, but I have also made many mistakes along the way. However, I've learned that by sticking to these five …

Product Management

Try This Fat-Melting Core Workout For Washboard Abs​ | Men’s Health

• The snatches work total body power, increase your heart rate, and shed fat.<br>• Handstand straddle taps keep that heart pumping and work your abs.<br>• The hollow-body hold strengthens your core with the added challenge of increased heart rate from the previous two exercises.<p>"Bottom line, the combination of …

How to Care for Your Aged Parents — Without Going Broke

Living longer is a wonderful thing — but it brings along with it the issue of caring for our aging parents.<p>According to the Pew Research Center, just 15 percent of Americans with a parent age 65 or older say their parent needs help. But when that parent gets to be 75 or older, that number jumps to …

Retirement

Tips that pay off: Starting a business — the successful way

Regularly daydream about escaping your monotonous 9 to 5 to pursue a business idea you're passionate about? It's time to start making moves to become …

Entrepreneurship

Too Many People Stop Taking Heart Drugs, Study Finds

Within two years after a heart attack, nearly one in five people stop taking life-saving cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins, according to a new U.S. study.<p>And nearly two in five end up taking the drugs in lower doses or less often than they should, the researchers report in JAMA Cardiology.<p>…

Pharma

This Is How You Know If You Have a Startup Idea Worth Spending Your Time or Money On

Product/market fit is the holy grail for entrepreneurs. Startup expert Steve Blank explains the process for finding it.

Startups

4 Ways Small Businesses Can Compete Against the Major Competitors

For a small business to strive and win competitors in an industry, use these strategies.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Moving into a new city or job can be daunting, the hassle of finding accommodation, the stress of moving personal items and most especially the people …

Small Business

The Future of Healthcare Marketing: Lessons for All Marketers

Between HIPAA regulations and high (often life-and-death) stakes, healthcare marketing can seem like a field far removed from other kinds of …

Marketing

Use This Template to Write a Simple Business Plan

The competitive analysis includes an assessment of your competition and how your business will compete in the sector. (See How to Write the …

Read Jeff Bezos's Inspiring Letter to Shareholders on Why He Keeps Amazon at 'Day 1'

'Day 2 is stasis. Followed by irrelevance. Followed by excruciating, painful decline. Followed by death. And that is why it is always Day 1.'<p><i>The following is the latest letter to shareholders from Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos.</i><p>"Jeff, what does Day 2 look like?"<p>That's a question I just got at …

Machine Learning

Cleveland Clinic CEO on the Future of Health Care

Toby Cosgrove, chief executive officer at Cleveland Clinic, shares his advice to President-elect Donald Trump on potential health care changes and …

Health Care

10 Ways to Start or Grow Your Business for Less Than $150 Bucks

Ready to launch your business but not sure where to start? Or, are you a new business owner looking for ways to leverage your business on a limited …

What a Study of 33 Countries Found About Aging Populations and Innovation

The populations of almost all Western countries are getting older, as the Baby Boomers, born in the 1950s and 1960s, live longer and have fewer children than previous generations. Population aging of this dimension is possibly unique in world history. No surprise, then, that it poses serious …

Innovation

65 Free Web Resources for Starting Your Own Business | Inc.com

Where starting a business is concerned, there never seem to be sufficient resources available, and that includes one of the most precious resources of all: information.<p>Here's a handy guide that was originally created by Ubuntu Company Services, a South African company registration and compliance …

Small Business

What’s the best business structure for a first-time founder?

For first-time founders, there’s a lot of new territory to navigate. Pretty quickly, you need to figure out product-market fit, customer acquisition …

10 Steps to Starting a Side Business While Working a Full-Time Job

We are living at a time of unlimited potential. Never before have we experienced such a rapid growth in the number of young entrepreneurs who’ve …

Can America’s Aging Stay in Their Homes?

A recent report outlines a number of challenges to aging in place.<p>The Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies recently published a report with stunning statistics on housing and aging. By 2035, one in three U.S. households, versus today’s one in five, will be headed by someone 65 or older. This …

America’s Economic Distress Belt

Income inequality and poverty used to be separate phenomena in America. Today, it’s a different story: More than forty percent of U.S. counties have high rates of both.<p>Income inequality has grown dramatically in America since the early 1980s. This is associated with a myriad of bad things, from …

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The United States does a lot of things well. Our economy is growing, we have an incredible space program, our clean energy sector is turning out amazing new technologies, and so much more. But there is a list of other things that we do not do well and our healthcare system is one of them.<p>Unlike …

Health Care

The Top 6 Things You Need to Know to Start a Successful Business

Congratulations for wanting to or already starting a business that you could call your very own. One of the hardest decisions you will ever make is …

Kenji's Favorite Recipes of 2016

It's been another great year of recipes at Serious Eats, both at my home kitchen here in San Mateo, and back at Serious Eats World Headquarters in New York, where Daniel and Stella have been cooking and baking up a storm. Can I just stop for a second and mention how awesome it is that we now have a …

Expand Your Marketing Knowledge with 4 Tools

Today I have some great resources to help you improve your marketing knowledge whether you are a business or individual entrepreneur. Here’s four …

Why Education Is The Best Marketing

There are a variety of options when it comes to marketing tactics, but one of the best investments isn’t in social media, billboards, or websites, but instead in education. Many companies take advantage of education to teach customers about their products and to keep customers coming back for more …

Customers

7 Minutes and 13 Moves are All You Need for Stronger Arms and Shoulders

Whether you want your arms to be crazy jacked or you just want to be able to open a dang jar without asking for help, this quick 7-minute HIIT …

What Healthcare Gets Wrong About Millennials

Millennials are poised to become a major force in the $3 trillion a year healthcare market, and anyone working in the industry had better pay …

Crowdsourcing