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8 lessons on entrepreneurship from the owners of Charlotte’s Cloister Honey

As a writer for Charlotte Agenda, I get to talk to a lot of entrepreneurs. I enjoy the company of driven, focused and passionate people, and I like …

The 4 Best Books for Entrepreneurs in 2016

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs are Renaissance people. To succeed, they have to be interested in multiple fields and the intersections among them. They dive into disparate domains and dig for connections that will make our lives easier and more meaningful.<p>…

Entrepreneurship

Late Summer Reading List for Entrepreneurs, Disruptors and Innovators

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Summer is in full swing and naturally a perfect time to catch up on some reading. In business, regardless of vertical, you must read to maximize success as a leader. According to researc the heavy-hitting CEO’s all habitually read. For …

Entrepreneurship

Why the Berkshire Hathaway Wealth Model is So Successful

Use the Berkshire Hathaway Wealth Model in Your Life<p>Focus on Two Buckets of Value - Operating Income and Marketable Securities<p>Updated April 07, …

Investing

Airbnb, Uber, and Others Used 'Time Collapsing' to Skyrocket From Zero to Millions

Fast-growth companies speed up success by incorporating digital tools and breakthrough innovation into the core of their business.<p>In 2007, Airbnb appeared on the scene and completely changed the world of travel and hospitality. But unbeknownst to its three, 30-something founders, they forged a new …

Outsourcing

An entrepreneur who now earns 6 figures shares the career advice he wishes he'd had in his pizza delivery days

Fed up with "trudging through six feet of snow, up six flights of stairs to get a $2 tip," he set his sights on something more, and spent two years learning everything he could about running an online business.<p>"I would read these stories, like '18-year-old kid started an office chair site and makes …

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7 Things They Don’t Tell You in School About Being an Entrepreneur

Past generations might find today’s vision of the American dream unrecognizable. While the American dream was once composed of white picket fences …

Entrepreneurship

The Greatest New Innovative Technologies of 2016

The World Economic Forum (WEF) and Scientific American have recently joined forces and devised a list of the top ten most innovative technologies of …

Five Habits Of Successful (And Famous) Men

It scarcely seems possible, but rumours of President Barack Obama’s habit of eating just seven salted almonds as a late-night snack have been greatly …

You Don't Need a Fortune to Start a Business, But You Do Need This

<i>What can I do if I can't afford to start a startup? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Evan Asano, founder and CEO of Mediakix.com, @EvanAsano, on Quora:</b><p>You can afford to start a startup, you …

Startups

Photoshop CC 2015.5 gets a more powerful Liquify tool and more

Adobe is rolling out a host of updates to its Creative Cloud platform, including some very welcome new features to its suite of apps.<p>Pretty much everyone reading this site will use Photoshop at some point in their life, so we’ll focus on that. First up, Photoshop CC “2015.5” is bringing that nifty …

How 'Shark Tank' Has Made Robert Herjavec a Better Entrepreneur | Inc.com

Robert Herjavec, who co-founded the Canadian cybersecurity company Herjavec Group in 2003, joined the first season of <i>Shark Tank</i>, in 2009, after starring on the Canadian version, <i>Dragons' Den</i>. Today, after eight seasons, Herjavec is known as "the nice judge," a description he uses to his advantage. …

Entrepreneurship

90 Instagram accounts to follow for daily graphic design inspiration

When it comes to getting a daily dose of inspiration for your graphic design projects, nothing beats the visual delights of Instagram. From global …

What Steve Jobs, Larry Page and Bill Gates All Understood About Business

If you look at the world’s most valuable technology companies, you’ll notice something interesting. Not a single one invented the category of …

Silicon Valley

Meet Bozoma Saint John, the Apple executive who stole the show at WWDC

The Apple Music executive doesn't have nearly the same name recognition as the senior executives, from Eddy Cue to Craig Federighi, who shuffled on to the stage at the annual developer conference on Monday.<p>But Saint John quickly turned heads during her appearance at the event, and not just because …

Apple Music

5 Things Entrepreneurs Do With Their Money

If you have money then you need to be responsible with the cash that you have. There is no denying that responsibility is the key to keeping that money and eventually growing it into more money. This is one of the most common pieces of advice most people will get when they really start making …

Personal Finance

Startup Secrets: Starbucks Started with $4,050

What do WalMart, Apple, Microsoft, and Starbucks have in common?<p>Much like your neighborhood mom and pop businesses, they, too, were startups at some point. They didn't just appear out of thin air.<p>When Apple first began as an idea, Steve Jobs had to sell his VW bus for $750 to develop working …

Small Business

Introducing Hover, An AI-Powered Indoor-Safe Camera Drone

The AI-powered micro quadcopter hovers in place and shoots 4K video from within a people-safe carbon fiber casing.<p>Most popular consumer drones are affordable quadcopters robust enough to fly outdoors and snap photos or video. But they don’t work very well inside buildings. The startup Zero Zero …

Drones

15 inspiring quotes from some of the world's greatest graphic designers

Over the past 12 months, I’ve had the great fortune of working with some of the best creatives in the graphic design industry, as prominent guest …

Graphic Design

10 YouTube Videos Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

Want business advice from Warren Buffet? Inc.com compiled a list of videos that every entrepreneur should watch.<p><i>This post originally appeared at Inc.com. To read more, check out:</i><p><i>The Best Industries to Start and Grow a Business in 2011</i><p><i>
Jason Fried: Why I Run a Flat Company</i>

Entrepreneurship

80+ Free Web Design Resources You Thought Didn’t Exist

Let’s face it: no matter how creative and knowledgeable you are in web designing, you cannot come up with the best web page design if you don’t have …

Web Design

Photographer Captures the Breathtaking Beauty of the Rice Terraces in Vietnam

With centuries of hindsight, it seems perhaps rice was not the ideal choice as the most popular food staple. Growing rice is, for a fact, water and …

Clever Concept Of A DSLR Packaging That Can Be Turned Into The Owner’s Manual

<b>Designer Karin Hilgenkamp</b> from the Netherlands has created a clever packaging concept of a DSLR box that be easily dismantled to form the owner’s …

Graphic Design

Why Adding These 5 Types of Lenses to Your Kit Can Make a Difference to Your Photography

We all love a lens. After all, they are, arguably, the most important part of our photographic equipment. Most people will start off with one, maybe …

Die Hard

How to Create Dark Moody Low-Key Portraits with Minimal Gear

To paraphrase Samuel L. Jackson in Jackie Brown, “Grids: when you absolutely, positively got to kill every lumen in the room, accept no substitutes.” …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your Mac Could Do

From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, that MacBook on your desk might be even more powerful than you think.<p><b>1) Have Your Computer Read to You</b><p>Don't feel like reading that enormous document yourself? One of the accessibility features in OS X is its ability to read text aloud. Highlight the section …