Muhammad Lakhi

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6 Critical Questions Your Business Plan Must Answer

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Never underestimate the importance of your business plan. It is the backbone of your company, a foundational pillar from which your enterprise will be built. It’s going to serve as the first impression for countless potential partners and …

10 Types of People Who Will Help Your Business Succeed

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You may be running the show, but the people on your team have just as much of an impact on your company's success as you do.<p>Smart entrepreneurs surround themselves with positive people, especially when business is bad. Positive people …

15 Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Get Stuff Done

So you’re feeling uninspired. You went to Instagram to look for style inspo, then Pinterest to plan your future dream home and now you’re here. We’re flattered, but we really do want you to start working on that project. If your to-do list is looking impossible or you’ve been postponing a …

How to Program Your Mind to Stop Buying Crap You Don’t Need

We all buy things from time to time that we don't really need. It's okay to appeal to your wants every once in a while, as long as you're in control. …

Personal Finance

The best funds to hold for the next 10 years

Here we ask the best fund analysts in the business to name their top 'buy and forget' fund tips for the next decade<p>Last month we talked <b>Isa investors</b> through the key preparatory steps they need to take before committing their tax-free allowance this year. Now it’s time to tip some funds.<p>Over the …

Investing

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Happy employees are productive ones. In fact, if you've ever had the displeasure of managing disgruntled staff, you know it's a situation to be avoided at all costs. Not only does unhappiness at work distract people from getting things done, it demotivates them--and everyone within their sphere of …

Entrepreneurship

Adopting The Lean Startup Approach

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Most startups fail to take off. The traditional method of starting a business has been to come up with a business plan, get investors to back it, …

10 Things Exceptionally Productive Entrepreneurs Do Every Day

Co-Founder of Empact<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Inception</i> is one of my all-time favorite movies. In it, characters find themselves in dream worlds without knowing where they are or how they got there.<p>That’s how I used to feel throughout the day… every day.<p>One minute …

Why Office Setup Plays a Large Role in Employee Happiness

Offices have an impact on the attitude of employees and their ability to work.<i>Today’s post is brought to you by my friends at SocialMonsters.org</i>By …

Employment

The Two Types Of Entrepreneurs And Why You Should Be Both

Are you a rational or romantic entrepreneur? The ideal may be a mix of both.<p>Entrepreneurs are motivated by a variety of factors. Some are driven by money, others by fulfillment. Some are simply addicted to the excitement, while fame motivates others. Many simply can’t imagine working for someone …

Revealed: The psychology of the successful entrepreneur

Conducted by The Centre for Enterprise at Manchester Metropolitan University on behalf of the Business Growth Service the research offers insight in …

The 10 Rules of Packing

When you’ve spent more than a decade on the road, you get asked some pretty interesting questions. The one query I get most, though, is about packing: what to take, what to leave, where to put it. I’ve taken scads of trips, but every time I get back, I know I could have gone even lighter. Let’s …

5 Things You're Doing Wrong Every Morning

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For many of us, the morning doesn’t seem like it’s anything important. The time between your initial wakeup and your arrival to the office is usually a blur, and your routine has become so second-nature that you never think to change …

The 29 rules of social media – and which ones to break

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer Blog.</i><p>How did you end up learning the unwritten rules for social media etiquette?<p>“75% of European digital ecosystem is present at #TNW2018”Are you doing business in Amsterdam in May?Join us<p>For me, it was a lot of watching and waiting, a bit of …

Thought Leadership

These Are The World’s Safest Cities

Asian and European cities come out on top. At number 10, New York City is the safest in the United States.<p>In 1990, homicides in New York hit a record high of 2,245–an average of six per day. In 2013, the city recorded only 335 murders for the entire year, despite adding 1 million more residents.<p>Top …

Top 10

5 Things I Learned About Successful Startups From Steve Jobs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No one could have taught you more about starting a company than Steve Jobs, and I had the privilege and honor of working for him in the Macintosh division of Apple.<p>Over the course of several years, and then watching him for another two …

The Difference Between Small Businesses and Startups: Crazy Thinking | Inc.com

<i>Answer by Balaji Viswanathan, Product Manager at a VC Funded Startup, on Quora,</i><p>Tom and Tara are neighbors in a hot tropical country. Both folks decided that they needed some shade in their backyard. Tom went ahead and bought a big umbrella. It was a bit expensive, but much less cumbersome.<p>Tara took …

Startups

5 simple tips to spend less time on your phone

With the news that we're now spending more time on our phones than with our significant others, it might be time to think about reducing our screen …

Gear & Gadgets

8 Tips to Jumpstart Your Productivity and Boost Your Success

Do you find yourself constantly overwhelmed and always running to stay in place? You’re not alone. It’s easy to get lost in the maze of urgent …

9 successful people share the toughest lessons they learned at their first jobs

For this installment, we asked CEOs, authors, and entrepreneurs: What advice would you give to someone just starting their first real job?<p>Read all the articles from this and other installments of The Success Series here.

How to Create a Productive Office Space

A recent analysis from the World Green Building Council concluded that there is “overwhelming evidence” linking office design with productivity and …

Ergonomics

100 of the best things to do in London

In terms of cultural attractions, world-class restaurants and unusual diversions, London is a city without compare. It is no exaggeration to say you could pursue a different recreational activity in the city every night of the year, but that degree of choice can be overwhelming. To help you on your …

10 Powerful Habits of Ultra Successful People

This excellent infographic is a brilliant way to get you into the right frame of mind to achieve all the goals you are set to accomplish: It goes …

Self-improvement