David Rosales

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Business Schools Should be Transformed to Drive Entrepreneurism

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As we continue to recover from a global recession and look to the future, it’s imperative that we build more entrepreneurial-driven academic institutions. Not only will this provide the foundation for much-needed innovation, it also will …

Hiring Employees With Disabilities

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When your company is looking for new sources of employee talent, you could strike gold in a population that is chronically overlooked and underemployed. People with disabilities – a large and diverse characterization, to be sure – face a …

Make Genuine Connections at Work, and Success Will Follow

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Having genuine connections between team members can be integral to overcoming challenges and growing. No matter what role you fill in a team, you can take steps to genuinely connect with your co-workers and go beyond the typical, surface …

Before You Launch a Crowdfunding Campaign, Do These 6 Things

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Launching a crowdfunding campaign will probably be some of the craziest days of your life. You’ll either blow it out of the water and drown in all the attention or you’ll struggle to push towards your funding goal. Both scenarios are a …

Essential Rules Of Paying For College

For parents of a high school senior, the day that the last college application is turned in can feel like the day peace is restored in the household: no more nagging to finish those essays, no more anxiety over standardized tests, and best of all, no more frantic 11th-hour proofreading before a …

How To Use Color Psychology To Give Your Business An Edge

Whether you’re wondering what color to paint the office, or you’re looking to redesign your retail space, the colors you choose can increase your chance of reaching your goals. Color greatly influences human emotion and behavior. If you’re hoping to make your workers more productive, or you want to …

Pussy Riot's Interview On Colbert Report Is A Must-Watch

One of the joys of watching Stephen Colbert’s show is that we’re in on the joke. We know he’s only posing as a right-wing Sarah Palin loving Creationist, and (most of) his guests do too. We’re co-conspirators. As an interviewer he’s witty, sharp, and, when he lets his guard down, sometimes …

Business Dining: The Do's and Don'ts of Splitting the Check

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Check-splitting became more of a commonplace practice when the recession first struck, but it can still feel awkward -- especially as the lines between business and social relationships frequently blur.<p>The general rule with regard to …

From Flying in the Military to Launching a Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I’ve had two careers in my life: tech entrepreneur and military officer. On the surface these appear completely divergent, but in reality, military experience cultivates excellent entrepreneurial traits that most other career paths just …

Are You Holding Yourself Back? How to Use it to Your Advantage.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Imagine the following scenario: you’re in a classroom taking a test -- one that’s quite easy. The professor then approaches you and offers you a choice: you can either take a “performance-enhancing drug" or a drug that inhibits your …

PayPal Is Cracking Down on Bitcoin Sellers

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>PayPal does not want people selling Bitcoin on its platform. It appears that related goods and services, such as Bitcoin mining rigs -- that is, specialized computers designed to mine the cryptocurrency by solving complex math problems -- …

How A Startup Accidentally “Hacked” Shark Tank With A QR Code

If you’re not familiar with Shark Tank, it’s a show on ABC that has a set of entrepreneurs presenting their products or companies before a panel of investors. They’re there to secure funds for expansion or whatever purpose from a group that includes billionaire Mark Cuban, fashion giant Daymond …

Microsoft invests $15M in Foursquare, buys location data

Microsoft is funneling $15 million into Foursquare and has agreed to a multi-year deal to license the New York-based startup's location data, Foursquare announced Tuesday.<p>Four-year-old Foursquare makes a Web and mobile application for checking in to places and finding nearby hot spots. The company, …

Startups

How 'Flappy Bird' Went From Obscurity to No. 1 App

The developer behind <i>Flappy Bird</i>, a simple but rage-inducing game that recently went viral, says his success was just luck.<p><i>Flappy Bird</i>, which first …

Meet Satya Nadella, the man tasked with reinventing Microsoft

Steve Ballmer couldn't change Microsoft fast enough. During his 13-year stint as CEO, the company failed to get in front of major technological developments. It struggled to keep pace with the likes of Apple and Google in mobile and search and saw lackluster adoption of its first round of tablets. …

Elon Musk's Hyperloop Needs This Gorgeous Passenger Station

There's been plenty of analysis of exactly how Elon Musk's Hyperloop could work, but there hasn't been much imagination on how passengers could …

Sony is reportedly in talks to sell its PC business (update)

Sony's had much more success in gaming and home entertainment than with its PC division, so the latest news isn't exactly shocking. According to Japanese news service <i>Nikkei</i>, the company is looking to sell its personal computer business to an investment fund for as much as 50 billion yen (or $492 …

This Google Glass App Lets You Answer The Door Without Leaving The Couch

Because technology has a solution to most First World problems (smart forks, anyone?), a new Google Glass app will let people answer the door directly from their headsets.<p>A result of the collaboration between connected hardware company Brivo Labs and topcoder’s development and design community, …