Matthew Dixon

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What 4 Little Letters Can Tell You About Your Team

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A lot has been written on introverts and extroverts, including which type of person makes a better leader and selling tips for introverts. But possibly the simplest way to determine the best career positions and job preferences for …

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5 Questions to Determine If You're Ready to Be an Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The only difference between people who want to be entrepreneurs and the ones who actually are is the work and the risk of getting started. If you feel like you want to be an entrepreneur but aren’t certain if you’re ready yet, here are …

Entrepreneurship

5 Questions To Ask Before Going Into Business With A Friend

Pamela Skaist-Levy and Gela Nash-Taylor, co-presidents and co-founders of Juicy Couture became famous for their celebrated casual clothing line, which they went on to sell in 2013 for a whopping $195 million. Sure, their story of success has had its share of ups and downs—like any other …

When Choosing Your Startup Partner, Opposites Really Do Attract

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Conventional wisdom holds that a great leadership team is built by people with similar personalities and complementary skills. When choosing a partner, people traditionally look to others they understand and trust -- their friends, …

Entrepreneurship

How To Avoid Being Overwhelmed And Exhausted

As entrepreneurs, your business is incredibly important to you, and there is no official “off” switch. You get to decide when you are working and when you are not. In some ways, this is a double-edged sword. Brigid Schulte, an award-winning journalist and New York Times author of <i>Overwhelmed: Work,</i> …

Economy trumps environment for India's rivers

<b>New Delhi, India</b> - Polluted rivers in India pose a major threat to agriculture and public health but there are few signs that costly efforts to tackle the problem are making headway.<p>In New Delhi, hundreds of millions of dollars have been spent since the 1990s to clean up the Yamuna river - but with …

American Apparel's ousted CEO fights back

American Apparel's ousted founder, Dov Charney, has hired lawyer Patricia Glaser to fight back against the move.<p>In a letter to the company's board, Glaser, who heads Glaser-Weil's litigation department, claims American Apparel "violated its legal and contractual obligations to Mr. Charney in …