Patrick Fliers

365 Flips | 9 Magazines | 138 Likes | 3 Following | 3 Followers | @patrickfliers | Keep up with Patrick Fliers 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 “Patrick Fliers”

Most Job Candidates Fail My Simple Interview Test Right Away. Here's How.

Here are five things you can do to make your job hunt easier.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every single time I interview a candidate for a position at work, I always start out by saying, “Tell me about yourself.”<p>Of course, I start with a little small talk here and …

Employment

Shipt: How this 32-year-old high school dropout built a business that sold to Target for $550 million

So far this summer, same-day delivery service Shipt has been busy.<p>Shipt has been steadily rolling out to massive markets in states like New York, New …

Startups

Doe eens gek: ga op reis met bestemming onbekend

Iedereen kan wel een flinke dosis avontuur in zijn leven gebruiken, toch? Stel je dus eens voor dat je een vakantie boekt, maar dat de bestemming tot …

His Company Is Growing 300 Percent a Year -- Because He Took Jobs He Wasn't Fully Prepared For

If you're willing, agile, attuned to the market and ready to learn, there's never a wrong time to change your business plan.<p>This story appears in the July 2018 issue of . Subscribe »<p>It was supposed to be a simple job: The legendary Los Angeles-based grocery and liquor delivery company Pink Dot had …

Business Strategy

Here's Exactly What You Need to Do to Launch a Mobile App

The future is mobile; isn't it time for your business to be part of it?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Recently, in <i>Entrepreneur,</i> I examined eight different ways your business could benefit from offering a mobile app. These included keeping up with your competitors, …

Apps

The Difference Between People Who Succeed And People Who Flop

Successful people charge forward, take calculated risks, and come out on top because of it. But do you ever wonder what it is that <i>really</i> sets them apart from the rest? Jim Rohn believed it was pretty simple. He said, “Successful people do what unsuccessful people are not willing to do. Don’t wish …

Self-improvement

The Complete 35-Step Guide For Entrepreneurs Starting A Business

Starting a business entails understanding and dealing with many issues—legal, financing, sales and marketing, intellectual property protection, liability protection, human resources, and more. But interest in entrepreneurship is at an all-time high. And there have been spectacular success stories …

Small Business

Why retailers can no longer ignore Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) as they start to revolutionise mobile retail

Mobile has been at the forefront of retailer’s minds for many years, and with good reason. Back in 2016 research from IMRG highlighted that for the …

Exceptional Leaders Never Speak First. Neither Should You

As a leader, you already know what you know. Here's the perfect way to find out what other people know.<p>I felt I had a good idea. Who am I kidding -- I felt I had a <i>great</i> idea. I had done the analysis, done the reasoning, and done the math. Still, just to make sure, I asked a key employee for …

Public Speaking

Go Here Not There: Five Brilliant Alternatives To Expensive Destinations...

Goodbye, pushy tourists…<p>Social media has changed the world more than anyone could’ve ever fathomed. It’s not only turned tragically cat obsessed …

What Separates Millionaire Entrepreneurs From The Rest Of Us? Hint: It's Not What You Think

Knowing the "what" is not enough to thrive in business.<p>If you are an entrepreneur fighting your way to the top, one great approach to rapidly growing your business is to learn from multimillion-dollar business owners who've been there, done that.<p>At the end of the day, who doesn't love a …

Why Entrepreneurs should invest in Personal Branding

Want to win the race? Here is why personal branding is a must of every entrepreneur to thrive today.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Be it a simple food item or a luxury car, we all care …

Entrepreneurship

Here's a Very Simple Solution to the Mystery of Why You Can't Find Employees

Start offering more money and better benefits.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A few years ago my wife and I decided to put our house on the market. It was an older house with lots of space and lots of memories. But, like any older house, it also had its share of …

Real Estate

Want to Radically Improve Your Life? Ask Yourself 3 Powerful Questions Most of Us Have Never Thought of

Research found that the average person has about 60,000 thoughts per day. The bad news? 80 percent of those thoughts are negative and fear-based. Here are three questions to instantly curtail a negative mind.<p>If you're going through the ups and downs of life, maybe thinking about quitting on that …

How to Learn a New Language With the Apps You Use Every Day

Whether you want to chat with the locals on your next vacation or stave off dementia later in life, being bilingual is unquestionably handy. If …

10 successful CEOs share the money advice they would give their 20-year-old selves

It's impossible to get everything right when you're just starting out, especially when it comes to money. Even the most successful people have …

5 Early Signs Your Startup Will Succeed

Putting the right team in place puts you way ahead in the game.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’ve managed to get through the earliest phases of startup, and definitely don’t show signs of failing anytime soon, you still may wonder, “But are we on our way?” While …

Profit

52 Motivational Quotes to Inspire Success in Your Career and Personal Life

Sometimes all you need is one little spark. So here are 52 to choose from.<p>While there are as many ways to define success as there are people, there is one thing we all have in common: We're all trying to be more successful. (That's why I wrote a book about achieving huge goals.)<p>Since success starts …

This Self-driving Suitcase Will Follow You Around the Airport — and It's 60% Off Right Now

Ovis' features are similar to what you’ll find from Cowarobot, an autonomous carry-on that can follow you from behind and by your side if you're …

This is the free online course Bill Gates thinks everyone should take

We know Bill Gates has a stellar list of books for you to read but he is not done making recommendations. In a recent post on his blog he praised …

The 10 Obsessions You Need to Have to Become a Self-Made Millionaire

You get rich by fixating on getting rich.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Becoming a successful entrepreneur and achieving millionaire status isn’t easy -- less than 10 percent of the U.S. population ever reaches this goal. Most people give up along the way, becoming …

Self-improvement

5 Full-Time Jobs You Can Do to Make Money Online or From Home

Here are five legit, full-time jobs that can be done remotely -- without sacrificing benefits like health insurance or paid time off.<p>We might not be multi-platinum hip-hop recording artists, but some of us can relate to Drake when he said, “I only love my bed and my mama, I’m sorry.” As much fun as …

Employment

Why You Need Failure in Order to Realize Success

This CEO's setbacks taught him the most valuable lessons of his career.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a young entrepreneur, it is easy to begin feeling on top the world after a few business decisions go your way. But for Shaun Black, CEO of Diamond Produce, his …

Business Strategy

Adobe redoubles UX design focus with free XD Starter Plan, new Design Fund, more

As part of a larger philosophical goal to empower designers and propel entrepreneurs and creative teams forward, Adobe today announced several new tools for user experience design and a significant financial investment into the future of the creative community. <i>9to5Mac</i> talked with Khoi Vinh, Adobe’s …

7 Mistakes First-Time Entrepreneurs Make

I've mentored 100s of first-time entrepreneurs, and these are their most common mistakes.<p>I have mentored 100s of first-time entrepreneurs over the …

6 Apps to Help You Earn Money While Traveling for Business

Make money while you are off making money with these six apps.<p>As an entrepreneur, any opportunity to earn extra cash while building a career is a bonus. That doesn't have to stop while traveling away from the office, either. Not only are there potential marketing and networking connections, …

POFO is the WordPress Theme for Building Beautiful, Hand-Crafted Websites Sponsored

Web professionals are always looking for that extra edge. We want tools that help us get things done faster – but without sacrificing quality. In …

12 Ways You Can Absolutely Make Money Online

For many people, making money online would be an absolute dream come true. If they could find a way to make money with a website or some other online venture, they could quit their job to focus on entrepreneurship, spend more time with their family, and finally take back control of their time and …

Marketing

How much does it cost to launch your own startup in 2018?

Bootstrapping is a method of creating a company while using minimal financial resources. But how much exactly will you need to spend? Here’s a …

Seven things travellers can now do with an app (hint: it’s a lot)

Long gone are the days of booking via a website, or having to search through your emails for that pesky booking confirmation. It’s 2018! And there’s …