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La funda-impresora que convierte tu móvil en una Polaroid

Hace ya mucho tiempo que nuestros smartphones se convirtieron en nuestra cámara principal, gracias al simple hecho de que los llevamos siempre con …

The Shaman, un corto de ficción que merece la pena ver | Microsiervos (Películas / TV)

Por Nacho Palou — 7 de Diciembre de 2015<p>El corto <b>The Shaman, de Marco Kalantari</b>, que se ha hecho recientemente con el premio del Festival de cine de …

‘Qué será de mí’, el libro que cambia con el tiempo gracias a la tinta volátil

<b>Qué será de mí es el título de un libro de ilustraciones creado por Martin Satí. Lo que tiene de especial esta publicación es que el contenido del</b> …

How China is maneuvering into the global gaming markets

MONTREAL — In ways big and small, China is expanding its presence in the global gaming market without interruption. This is surprising in part because the Chinese stock market fell this year, and that hurt the ability to raise easy money.<p>But this week, Chinese companies showed what they could …

Gaming Industry

10 ways startups can get the most out of LinkedIn

LinkedIn is one of the most powerful, yet often overlooked platforms for marketing, and can actually be more successful than other social channels because of the professional environment. LinkedIn users are focused on professional relationships and conversations, meaning chances are your LinkedIn …

Startups

Apple Pay reportedly launching in China by February

Apple plans to launch its mobile payments service, Apple Pay, in China as early as February, according to multiple reports. The first rumors appear to have been sparked by <i>Dow Jones</i> sources cited in a tweet by <i>CNBC</i>, with <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> since following with its own report.<p>While the initial …

Apple Pay

Un Uber para casi todo: ¿es imparable el fenómeno de la "uberización" de la economía?

Para muchos clientes es más práctico y barato.<p>Si quieres viajar de un punto a otro de la ciudad, abres la aplicación de Uber en tu teléfono inteligente e indicas el sitio en el que te encuentras y tu destino.<p>En la pantalla puedes ver <b>el precio del viaje y los autos privados que circulan cerca</b>. …

How to Create a Distribution Strategy That Actually Makes Money

How many times have you heard marketers talk about creating a <i>distribution strategy</i>?<p>…You can probably count the numbers of times on one hand.<p>The truth …

When Someone Asks You for a Reference

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>A colleague opens up to you and says that he’s interviewing for a new job. He asks you to be his reference. Should you say yes? And if you do, what can you say to a potential new employer to best convey the applicant’s skills and expertise?<p><b>What the Experts Say</b> <br>Providing a reference for a …

Smart Benchmarking Starts with Knowing Whom to Compare Yourself To

Comparing your organization to peers – also known as benchmarking – lets you understand how you’re doing, identify performance gaps and opportunities to improve, and highlight peer achievements that you could emulate, or your own achievements to be celebrated.<p>The problem is that peer comparison as …

3 Timeless Rules for Making Tough Decisions

<i>Jennifer Maravillas FOR HBR</i><p>I perused the restaurant menu for several minutes, struggling with indecision, each item tempting me in a different way.<p><i>Maybe I should order them all . . .</i><p>Is this a silly decision not deserving deliberation? Maybe. But I bet you’ve been there. If not about food, then …

The Secret to Smartphone Marketing Is Still Email

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>Smartphone is a weak word for the gadget that has become the ubiquitous hub of modern line. Life management device might be preferable. Pew reports that 64% of American adults own a smartphone, and that they use it for every imaginable activity — banking, ordering food, watching movies, …

The Best Ways to Hire Salespeople

<i>DAVE WHEELER FOR HBR</i><p>Many firms talk about talent management, but few deal systematically with a basic fact: average annual turnover in sales is 25 to 30%. This means that the equivalent of the entire sales organization must be hired and trained every four years or so, and that’s expensive.<p>Consider …

Vision Statements: Why You Need One and How to Create One

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In</i> The Marketing Plan Handbook<i>, author Robert W. Bly explains how you can develop big-picture marketing plans for pennies on the dollar with his 12-step marketing plan. In this edited excerpt, Bly describes the importance of having a</i> …

Small Business

5 Tricks to Strengthen Your Content Marketing

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The world is a noisy place. It takes both heart and skill and to be heard in a way that moves customers to action. Your story is boring until proven otherwise and sending out another dull press release isn’t going to fix that. Instead, …

Marketing

10 Public Speaking Lessons From Michael Port

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Want to inspire action? An effective way to do that is to speak publicly. Because, when you present from a stage, you're the expert. And from that vantage point, you just might change the way people see the world.<p>I interviewed Michael …

Public Speaking

4 Ways to Ensure Adoption for a New Product or Service

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s every entrepreneur’s dream to develop the next killer app, the next game changer -- the one innovation that turns an industry on its head. But, while most entrepreneurs fear being late to market, just the opposite can occur, too.<p>So, …

Innovation

16 sitios y 4 apps para encontrar trabajo en España

Iniciamos hoy una serie de artículos recopilando algunas de las más llamativas opciones para conseguir empleo en la red y desde diferentes países, en …

Apple trabaja en programas de energía limpia en China para mitigar su contaminación

Imagen: Andrew, de Flickr.<p>Apple ha anunciado el lanzamiento de un par de programas para intentar reducir la contaminación ambiental provocada en …

Ninebot mini: un segway portátil de 280 euros fabricado por Xiaomi

Si antes comentábamos que Xiaomi era una empresa que ofrece más que teléfonos, espera a ver otro de los productos presentados hoy mismo. Se llama Ninebot mini, y es un segway portátil. Tiene un precio de 315 dólares (277 euros al cambio), y llama la atención por su pequeño tamaño. El equipo tiene …

Entrepreneur - Start, run and grow your business.

Just Added<p>Side Hustle<p>Tips to Keep Your Sanity While Working Two Jobs<p>Don't let your side hustle take over your life.<p>Selling a Business<p>Now That You've Built Your Start, Here's How to Sell It for Lots of Money<p>Plan for an M&A from the beginning, and you'll be in better shape than most when acquirers …

Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneur - Start, run and grow your business.

Just Added<p>Events<p>How to Get People Through the Door at Your First Event<p>Try to find a way to set your particular event apart.<p>SBA loans<p>Buying Out a Partner? New Small Business Administration Lending Rules Can Help.<p>A technical change in SBA policy makes it easier to buy out a partner<p>Managing …

Entrepreneurship

Your startup is loved locally, but how do you expand it globally?

Introducing a new idea into the market and turning a profit is a feat in itself. But what happens when your startup has reached its limits on a local scale, tempting you to see how far your company can really go?<p>As a company that started locally in Canada — and currently making a push to expand …

Startups

The Entrepreneur's Ultimate List of 8 Must-Read Books

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’ve probably heard all the worn-out expressions:<p><i>Readers are leaders.</i><p><i>You've got to be reading more!</i><p><i>Man, you really have to read this book.</i><p><i>Let me recommend a book to you.</i><p><i>You mean you haven't read this book yet?</i><p>Entrepreneurs and business …

Entrepreneurship

8 Types of Investors That Entrepreneurs Need to Avoid

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Don’t assume that all investors are the same, just because their money is always the same color. Every entrepreneur should do the same due diligence on a potential investor that smart investors do on their startups. Check on their track …

Venture Capital

The Ultimate Guide For Organizing Your Home Room By Room – 90 Revolutionary Tips and Tricks

Being organized is crucial if you want your home to look clean and beautiful and not like what’s left over after a tornado. It’s important to …

Get Things Done While Standing – 10 DIY Standing Desk Designs To Get You Inspired

Standing desks are designed for writing, reading or working while standing up or sitting on a high stool. They feature benefits such as the fact you …

FMI: Desaceleración en China, riesgo para economía mundial

WASHINGTON (AP) — La desaceleración en China, mercados financieros volátiles y la caída en los precios de materias primas han incrementado los …

Generational shift

MUCH of what China has achieved in the past three decades—its impressive economic growth, the rise of its global stature and the considerable …

Why you should never tap friends and family for startup funds

You’ve probably heard this line: “If you can’t raise money from angels you can raise from your friends or family.” In fact most young entrepreneurs raise money from friends and family, here is a quick breakdown of funding sources for startups from AngelBlog.<p>I am writing this article to tell you …

Entrepreneurship