Kimberly Moore

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Want to Start a Business? 2 Things Your Idea Must Have | Inc.com

I see a lot of startup pitches every year. And the more I see, the more I've realized that brilliant business ideas come down to two things:<p>Is it simple?<br>• Does it solve a real problem?<p>This was made even clearer to me recently while I watched startup pitches in Charleston, South Carolina, at Dig …

South Carolina

How to Cure Anxiety — One Workaholic’s Story, Six Techniques That Work

Charlie Hoehn was a full-time employee of mine during the making and launch of The 4-Hour Body. It was an intense period.<p>In this post, Charlie will …

10 Questions Entrepreneurs Can Ask to Focus Their Vision

Are tactical aspects of running your business getting in the way of growing your enterprise? Crystallize your business vision with these 10 focusing …

Entrepreneurship

Lyft Tests Its Own Version Of Surge Pricing In LA, Passing All ‘Prime Time Tips’ To Drivers

After a year and a half of keeping a flat fare on all its rides, on-demand transportation startup Lyft is set to begin a test of dynamic pricing based on demand. It’s testing out the new pricing model, which it calls “Prime Time Tips,” in Los Angeles beginning today, as a way to make more drivers …

Sara Blakely Shares Spanx Success Secrets | Inc.com

<b>Sara Blakely, the founder</b> and CEO of Spanx, started her company 11 years ago because she “didn’t like the way my butt looked in white pants.” So she cut the legs off her control top panty hose, liked the effect, and gave birth to a hosiery company that disrupted a traditionally male-dominated …

Sara Blakely

Tax Tips for Writing Off Your Holiday Party

This story originally appeared on FOX BUSINESS<p>The IRS has special rules regarding writing off entertainment expenses, and if interpreted the wrong way, small-business owners can find themselves in hot water with the agency.<p>As we head into the holiday season filled with business events and parties …

How to Write a Compelling Script for Your YouTube Videos

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i>Entrepreneur Magazine's Ultimate Guide to YouTube for Business<i>, marketing and public relations consultant Jason Rich show you how to master the secrets of successful "YouTubers" and put your brand, product or service in front</i> …

Best Practices for Your Advisory Board

Bush Lauren answers questions on creating an advisory board and on the challenges that can arise in giving back.

Education

5 Ways to Build an Extraordinary Team Culture | Inc.com

Employee teams are one of the best ways to get things done in any business. When you take a group of independently talented people and create a team in which they can merge their talents, not only will a remarkable amount of energy and creativity be released, but their performance, loyalty and …

Employee Engagement

3 Biggest Mistakes When Choosing a Cofounder

Picking a cofounder for a startup is critically important. Here are the three biggest mistakes to avoid.

Startups

10 Modern Coloring Books That Aren’t Just for Kids

Who says you have to be a kid to love a good coloring book? Not us, that’s for sure! When we read about <i>Outside the Lines</i>, the latest cool coloring book on the art scene, we knew it was time to round up a whole bunch of modern coloring books for folks who can’t resist a good set of markers filling …

Vulnerability Is the Birthplace of Creativity

Indeed, research professor Brené Brown says you can't innovate without vulnerability.

College & University

7 Things I Learned from Startup Failure

My former company, Intellibank, was sort of like Dropbox done wrong. You’ve probably never heard of Intellibank, because it came and went like so …

How Open Should a Startup CEO Be with Staff?

CEO transparency. It almost sounds uncontroversial. A CEO should tell her staff everything! Right? Right?!?<p>Of course not.<p>It's a hard topic to write …

How I Hire: Find Ballplayers, Not Those Who Look Good in Baseball Caps

Let me begin by sharing one seemingly irrelevant fact about myself. Even at age 46, I bet I still look pretty good in a baseball uniform. I’m 6’4”, …

How Your Brand Can Beat Goliath

There was once a running joke at Virgin Mobile when it came to our marketing spend: What Virgin Mobile would spend in one year, AT&T would spend on one episode of “American Idol.”<p>Many disruptive brands struggle with how to best manage their marketing budgets while they strategize around how to …

Life Advice From 18 of the Wealthiest People in History (Interactive Graphic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Everyone needs a little inspiration from time to time – especially entrepreneurs.<p>If you're looking for advice on how to rock the business world and live a successful and meaningful life, consider the words of leaders like Bill Gates, Mark …

The Case for Paying Interns (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The question of whether employers should pay their college interns is a hot-button issue these days. Plenty of employers don't pay their interns; data compiled by online hiring platform InternMatch reveals there are about a million unpaid …

Mobile App vs Mobile Website? What’s Better For You? 14 Decision Makers

Photo credit: Wikipedia<p>The numbers show marketers are rushing into mobile. The numbers also indicate they are leaping before they look. So, if you …

Mobile

Top 5 Tips for Becoming a Successful Entrepreneur

The following are some tips for becoming a successful entrepreneur based on my experience of building a company from the ground up, leading New York …

The 1 Thing a Business Leader Must Do to Succeed

Sadly, 25% of businesses fail within their first year and an astonishing 70% of businesses fail within ten years. So, if you're thinking about …

11 Simple Concepts to Become a Better Leader

Being likeable will help you in your job, business, relationships, and life. I interviewed dozens of successful business leaders in my last book, …

Ode to Perseverance

<b>Perseverance.</b> Just by reading that word, what <b>images</b> come to heart and mind?<p>What p<b>eople</b>? What <b>stories</b>? What <b>emotions</b>? What <i>results</i>?<p>Perseverance Is …

How to Get Busy People to Take Action When You Send an Email

We all get a lot of email. And we send off scores of them, too. For important emails we hope for replies or action.<p>If you do the math on the number …

Your Story is Your Brand

We were halfway to my daughter's piano lesson one freezing night when she asked me "Don't you wonder about people who tell you what to think of them?"<p>…