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The Answer to This One Question Will Skyrocket Your Sales | Inc.com

<i>Dr. Karl Blanks is an Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) member from London. He is the co-founder of Conversion Rate Experts, a consultancy that scientifically grows many of the world's most successful web business, including Google, Apple, Facebook, and Amazon. We asked Karl for tips on growing</i> …

Business Strategy

The 8 Technical Skills Modern Entrepreneurs Should Pick Up

Today’s entrepreneurship environment is…complicated. Never before have you had such an extensive array of methods, techniques, tactics, strategies, and ideas for growing your business.<p>The landscape is bewildering in its variety and astonishing in its complexity. And in this brave new world of …

Marketing

10 Life Changing Books for Any Entrepreneur

Find your passion and pursue it. With the help of these well known authors you can not only figure out what you are meant to do but learn how make it …

Books

5 Best eCommerce Platforms For Budding Entrepreneurs

Choosing your ecommerce platform is one of the most important parts of starting an online business. The look, feel and functionality of your store …

This 32-year-old CEO shares the most common piece of advice she gives aspiring entrepreneurs

Cofounder Cassandra Stavrou, 32, came up with the idea for the company — which makes posh, healthy popcorn — while working at advertising agency BBH in London.<p>"3pm everyday people go and buy a snack," Stavrou told Business Insider. "Invariably they'd buy a chocolate bar and feel really guilty or …

Entrepreneurship

Five start-ups get instant funding at TiE event

Imagine a location-based mobile application that enables its users to create, join and book sports and fitness activities in their nearby …

Fearlessness, Passion And Generosity: A Recipe For The 'Dream' Startup

In her nine years in business young British entrepreneur Zoe Jackson has collected countless awards and accolades.<p>Last week the founder and managing director of performing arts company Living The Dream was told that she’ll receive another; one of the first ever Queen’s Young Leaders Awards.<p>Last …

Entrepreneurship

7 Entrepreneur Traits That Let You Soar With Angels

As a startup mentor, I’m always amazed that some entrepreneurs seem to be an immediate hit with investors, while others struggle to get any attention …

Paint Can Do More to Transform Your City Than You Think | Smart Cities Dive

<i>Tirana, Albania painted buildings throughout the city with bright designs to increase residents' sense of belonging and hope for the city's future.</i> …

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Creative Order’s luxe packaging for Coffee Bird Single Origin | Desktop

Creative Order was invited to build Omar’s new brand identity and online image, as well as refresh the roaster’s stripped back interior and facade. …

Coffee

8 GIFs From Kill The K-Cup! (A Short Horror Film)

A group has posted a video over the weekend called, “Kill the K-Cup (A Short Horror Film).” Styled in Blair Witch/Cloverfield “found footage”, the …

Horror

Poll: Aussies & Kiwis, What Does A Flat White Mean To You?

I have a terrible imperialist American confession to make: when training new baristas in NYC, I often instructed them that “if someone orders a drink …

New Coffee Film, “Caffeinated”: A Beautiful, Intellectual Journey to the Heart of Our Industry

I’ve always loved the lilt in Geoff Watts’ voice. I think it comes from the slight smile he’s always wearing, even as he speaks, as if he can’t …

Coffee

A high-tech Bulletproof Coffee shop is opening in Los Angeles

Angelenos need not worry about making Bulletproof Coffee at home ever again.<p>Dave Asprey, the creator of the now-famous butter-boosted coffee, is …

Rawr! Dinosaur Coffee Ravishes Los Angeles

The recent opening of Dinosaur Coffee in Los Angeles’ Silver Lake neighborhood proves that when it comes to coffee bar design, we certainly have not …

Inside the World’s Most Advanced Coffee Laboratory

“Welcome to the NASA of Colombia.”<p>​I'm standing in a room filled with chemistry sets, infrared sensors, lab notebooks, and hundreds upon hundreds of zip locked bags of coffee beans, each looking exactly the same but each tasting ever so slightly different.<p>A man named Gustavo shakes out 11 grams of …

Coffee

Banksy Street Art Turned into GIFs

Banksy has never failed to provoke – the legendary street artist is both praised for his<p>Banksy has never failed to provoke – the legendary street artist is both praised for his politically charged messages, and castigated for his illegal methods. Yet despite his polarizing public persona, he …

Streetwear