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Infographic: How to create a website that users fall in love with

It takes only seconds for visitors to decide whether your website is worth their time.The internet is teeming with digital destinations where …

4 Top Small Business Dashboards That Will Help You Succeed

As an SME, you need all the help you can get. The resources available to you are never enough, and time is limited, so you need to be able to make …

Why You Need to Use a Business Dashboard For Your SME

A good business dashboard can make a huge difference to your small businesses’ success. It’s one of the best ways to keep track of your entire …

Small Business

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 …

5 Tools to Help Boost Your Small Business Sales

In order to keep your efficiency up and allow yourself to focus on the tasks most important to your small business, you need to know

5 Questions You Absolutely Must Answer When You Pitch to Investors

Investors care about your idea and your vision, but they need to know more in order to invest.<p>I've said it before, and I will say it again: an investor presentation is not a presentation about your product, its features and how amazing it is. Yes, investors care about what you do, your big idea, …

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How Can Small Businesses Compete in the New Age of Email Marketing? 3 Ways.

Automation. Artificial intelligence. Personalization. Those are the three ways. Here are the details.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Email marketing isn’t what it used to be. Which is not to say that it's become any less effective. Quite the opposite, …

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Buildup raises $7 million to make the construction industry more efficient

Buildup, a task management and collaboration platform aimed at the construction industry, has raised $7 million in a Series A round of funding from Tel Aviv-based TLV Partners, UpWest Labs, 01 Ventures, Abstract Ventures, and Check founders Guy Goldstein and Ahikam Kaufman.<p>Founded in 2013, Palo …

The Truth About Pitching (and Why Many Entrepreneurs Fail Here)

The investment pitch needs to be brought back to less of a show and more an exchange of information.<p>Over the last year I have witnessed several investor pitches and startup "pitch contests", in locations across the United States. If you're not familiar with investment pitches and contests, think …

Entrepreneurship

5 Best Web Practices To Grow Your Small Business Online

We all know that more and more people are utilizing the web when it comes to making a decision on choosing which products and services to buy. And yet, it’s hard to believe that there’s still a good amount of businesses that aren’t honing in on this online trend.<p>In fact, 29% of small businesses …

Small Business

Writing a Business Plan May Not Be Your Idea of Fun, But It Forces You to Build These 4 Crucial Habits

These key habits will allow you to grow a stronger, more profitable business.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The average entrepreneur reacts to the term "business plan" with distaste, seeing it as a necessary evil when starting a business or seeking …

Small Business

With RogerVoice, Deaf People Can Make Their First Phone Calls

This is where technology shines — RogerVoice is not yet another Uber for X. It will potentially help millions of hard-of-hearing people by letting them make phone calls. Some of them might even make their first phone call through the app. To do this, RogerVoice subtitles phone conversations in real …

40 Best Inspirational Quotes for Entrepreneurs

Don't just read them. Live them, and make your dreams a reality.<p>Sometimes, all you need is a little push. A little nudge. A little burst of inspiration.<p>Here are 40.<p>Tweet 'em. Share 'em.<p>But most important, pick the one that makes your skin tingle, your heart race, your motor rev, and place it …

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10 Books Every Entrepreneur Must Read Before Starting Up (Infographic)

A list of lesson-filled books for your continuous education in entrepreneurship.<p>Save this book list for a rainy day. Here are some great read recommendations for entrepreneurs from team-building and corporate events agency, TravelOutThere.

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Google is building a hardware empire, and this is what it looks like

Circle Launches as Bitcoin for Dummies -- And It’s Free

The company also uses bank-like phrases to describe its services to help mainstream audiences relate.<p>One advantage to raising gobs of venture capital is that you now have gobs of venture capital at your disposal. This fact, of course, lets you make decisions in the early days of a company’s …

Getting ready to help another business answer these critical questions. Do you know the answers for your business?

All Great Entrepreneurs Have This

Management skills don't make an entrepreneur great. Neither does access to capital or innovative thinking. It's something much more simple.<p>What makes an entrepreneur successful?<p>Some people believe it's the ability to innovate. However, many startups are refinements of existing business models or …

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StartUp Entrepreneur Tips

<b>Tip#1</b> before diving into ocean, have its length breadth & depth known.<p><b>Tip#2</b> never dive into a partnership business, without having another source of …