matthew guglielmin

27 Flips | 1 Magazine | 2 Likes | 5 Following | 2 Followers | @mattguglielmin | Keep up with matthew guglielmin on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “matthew guglielmin”

9 Awesome Online Courses

Udemy offers thousands of online courses that movers, shakers, and entrepreneurs like you can enroll in to better themselves and their businesses.<p><i>Entrepreneur has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>What if we told you there was an awesome opportunity to …

Entrepreneurship

Germany's Merkel says G20 must tackle global steel glut

BERLIN (Reuters) - The G20 group of leading economies must find a solution to excess capacity in the global steel industry, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday, adding that overproduction in some countries was causing job losses elsewhere.<p>German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a …

Angela Merkel

Fully understand the Fintech Ecosystem with this report

We've entered the most profound era of change for financial services companies since the 1970s brought us index mutual funds, discount brokers and ATMs.<p>No firm is immune from the coming disruption and every company must have a strategy to harness the powerful advantages of the new fintech …

Financial Services

This investing style could protect you from bubbles

If the stock market “bubble” warnings are making you lose sleep, chances are you aren’t as diversified as you should be.<p>A frequently cited danger is …

19 stocks to buy now

Wall Street may be stressing out, but that can create a window of opportunity for investors.<p>The stock market often takes a breather in the weeks leading up to earnings season, which kicks off April 8 with Alcoa (AA). Investors have anxieties until they start seeing the actual numbers.<p>Nervousness …

Opinion: How to actually invest in small-cap quality stocks

If you’re an investor, I’ve got some good news, some bad news, and two more batches of good news. Which do you want first?<p>Let’s start with the first …

Why A Harvard MBA Doesn't Make Everyone A Leader

If you’re thinking of assuming a leadership position in a large organization, a Harvard MBA is perhaps the best academic credential to have—provided that you are admitted to the program, you can afford the bill, and you complete the program successfully. But the Harvard MBA won’t warranty you a …

Leadership

122 Things Everyone Should Know About Investing and the Economy

The basics.<p>A year ago I started writing what I hoped would be a book called <i>500 Things you Need to know About Investing</i>. I wanted to outline my …

50 Inspirational Entrepreneurial Quotes

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No one ever said it was easy being an entrepreneur. Whether you're in the early stages of your statrup, just secured funding for your startup or you are ready for product launch, there will always be those three components when you ask …

Best advice from CEOs: 40 execs' secrets to success

By and<p>Warren Buffett<p><b>Chairman and CEO—</b><b>Berkshire Hathaway</b><p>Advice for young women: “You do the same thing a male will do. You follow your passions. You …

Potholes and Tesla's Model S: Never the twain shall meet

On a day dominated by the initial public offering of the Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba’s and the first sales of Apple’s new iPhone 6, Tesla …

Entrepreneurs need a framework for finding the crucial germ of a business idea

The Lean Startup is a process for turning ideas into commercial ventures. Its premise is that startups begin with a series of untested hypotheses. They succeed by getting out of the building, testing those hypotheses and learning by iterating and refining minimal viable products in front of …

Letter to a Young Entrepreneur: 3 Things to Remember

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Sometimes, inspiration comes from unlikely places.<p>Rainer Maria Rilke is a favorite well-known poet of the early 20th century. One of the great legacies he left behind is a volume entitled <i>Letters to a Young Poet</i> which was published …

Entrepreneurship

Here's investor Keith Rabois' bold new home-selling startup: OpenDoor

Entrepreneur and investor Keith Rabois teased us with his fascinating plans to help people sell homes fast with the help of the Internet. But he wouldn’t give us the details.<p>But now we know the secretive outfit’s name, we can identify a key cofounder, and we see that it has funding.<p>The startup’s …

Money Is Not What Makes Successful Entrepreneurs Tick

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Fact: a <i>very</i> high percentage of startups fail. They might run out of money, and they might very well bankrupt their founders in the process. Despite the odds, more people are jumping onto the entrepreneurial bandwagon.<p>I have seen highly …

Entrepreneurship

To succeed at investing, focus on not failing

When asked how to succeed in life, Charlie Munger once replied: "Don't do cocaine. Don't race trains. And avoid all AIDS situations." His point: Success isn't just about what you do. It's also about what you don't do, and you can be successful in life just by avoiding major, obvious mistakes.<p>The …

Are You a Small-Business Owner or an Entrepreneur? The Difference Is Important.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s National Small Business Week. Hooray! Small businesses are the backbone of this country. They create jobs, come up with new ways of doing old things, and help keep money in the local community. Without small businesses, we’d be in a …

How to Successfully Exit Your Family Business and Pivot for the Internet Age

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“If it’s not broke, why fix it?” is the response I often encountered as I pivoted my approach to running a heating services business. The three-generation family firm might not have been broken at the moment I made the changes, but the …

Family Business

Think Incorporating Will Protect Your Personal Assets? Not in These Cases.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For the savvy entrepreneur, incorporating a business can be a great way to lower the tax bill, ensure the business lives on, and gain legitimacy as an established business. However, the number-one reason to incorporate or form an LLC …

Small Business

Ashton Kutcher: What Matters Is Entrepreneurial 'Grit'

While entrepreneurship and higher education are sometimes thought to run counterintuitive, Colgate University invited five of Silicon Valley's biggest rock stars to speak to its students this weekend -- as well as to host a <i>Shark Tank</i> of sorts, in which three young founders walked away with $5,000 …

Silicon Valley

Why I’m betting against Warren Buffett

It takes a lot chutzpah to bet against Warren Buffett — arguably the greatest investor in history. Yet much to my own surprise, that’s exactly the …

Investing

As the planet heats up, Calvert fund bets on water

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Water is the world’s most abundant commodity. But for investors it tends to be a wash out.<p>That disconnect struck the team behind the Calvert Global Water Fund as a potential source of profits.<p>Global climate change, increasing demand for clean water in emerging and frontier …

10 Ways to Crack Wall Street In 2014

NEW YORK (TheStreet) - Hedge funds and private equity shops have been expanding their horizons beyond the confines of America's wealthiest investors. …