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3 Social Media Trends That Need to Be on Your Radar for the Rest of This Year

If you're a betting man (or woman), put your money on live video, virtual reality and platform crossover.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s difficult to wax poetic about the social media trends of today, because, based on social media's very nature, those trends could …

Social Media

The Importance of Just Starting

“I wish I’d had the courage to live a life true to myself.”<p>When Bonnie Ware, a nurse who cared for patients in their final weeks, published the most …

How Best to Separate Donald Trump from His Base

If there is anything currently uniting most political commentators in contemporary America, it is surely their on-going fascination with the presidential campaign of Donald Trump. The common agreement on both sides of the political aisle through most of 2015 appeared to be that his campaign was …

Do Americans Prefer a "Democracy" or a "Republic"?

On December 1 Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton spoke about voting laws at an event recognizing the 60th anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott. She argued that "the right to vote is so fundamental to our democracy." One day later, Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio …

The 10 Communication Skills Every Entrepreneur Must Master

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Contrary to their portrayal in pop culture, entrepreneurs aren’t purely “idea people,” dreaming up revolutionary new concepts and introspectively coming to profound conclusions about their industry -- though they are that, at times. …

Communication Skills

Can’t get your startup funded? Maybe you suck

There’s this guy. He left his seven-figure salary job to pursue a startup. Has spent last three years trying to build it. He approaches venture capitalists (VCs) and angels every quarter but gets rejected every single time. He is running out of the loan he took from friends and family. Should he …

Startups

Read These 7 Books Before You Quit Your Job

About to ditch employed life for entrepreneurship? Get through this reading list first.<p>You have a great business idea. You have a passionate need to escape cubicle life. You even have an outstanding work ethic and a healthy dose of risk tolerance. You're all set to quit your gig and be an …

5 Successful Entrepreneurs With Surprising Educational Backgrounds

Who says you need go to business school to be a business success? Some of the most successful entrepreneurs hold creative writing degrees, beauty degrees--or no degree at all.<p>While there may be a lot of successful entrepreneurs with impressive letters after their names, there's no rule that says …

Entrepreneurship

12 Advice From Business Gurus To Young And Aspiring Entrepreneurs

While it may seem that most entrepreneurs become successful without any help, this is not usually the case. You can learn a lot from a mentor, but it …

11 consumer trends that will change the way you do business in the next 5 years

Thanks to the proliferation of high-tech consumer services like Uber and Apple Pay, the business world is trending toward improving customer …

Top CEOs Reveal What It Takes to Start a Business (Infographic)

Self-sufficient, highly educated and willing to forgo a salary (for years) are just a few of the traits of this year's crop of Inc. 500 founders.<p>51% of Inc. 500 CEOs said they chose entrepreneurship because it suits their skills and abilities.<p>Recent research by Gallup and Inc. shows that those …

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How to Find The Perfect Job for You

Should you follow your passion?<p>It may not be that easy unless we can all be athletes and artists:<p>Via So Good They Can’t Ignore You: Why Skills Trump …