Ben Labra

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4 Ways Your Virtual Business Can Build Customer Confidence and Credibility

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>While being a virtual company may work seamlessly for you and your employees, it isn't always the case for your customers. How do you prove you are still real, valuable and credible when you remove the location factor? It can be …

Customers

4 Reasons Why an Online Business is the Best Investment You Will Ever Make

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs are a rare breed of individuals who are constantly exploring new business opportunities. Some seek out new opportunities on their own while others are constantly being pitched new ideas.<p>The majority of opportunities, no …

Small Business

This New App Teaches Kids to Code By Playing a Game

Ever since they first got their organic fruit snack-sticky paws on our screens, kids have found folders upon folders of apps to fill. These days, it’s not just different versions of Angry Birds and Hair Salon taking up our smartphone storage space, tots are learning how to code and program from the …

Kids

Does Your Team Have the Right Stuff to Attract Venture Capital?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Having a great, defensible business idea in a scalable market is only part of the puzzle to attracting venture capital. A more important part is having a backable management team that can pull off the execution of the plan. Below are the …

Venture Capital

Keeping a Daily Journal Can Give You Tremendous Power

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For over three years, I have reaped unbelievable benefits from keeping and writing in a journal daily. Being able to have a place where I can analyze where I am, see my daily progress and capture quotes/sayings that really move me has …

Motivation

30-Year-Old Who Sold His Startup For $170 Million Just Wrote 1,284 Slides On How To Win Life

Clocking in at an insane 1,284 slides, the presentation includes such gems as:<p>"Important people like opening FedEx packages."<p>And:<p>"Let your inner child come out daily and silly dance."<p>Valleywag's Nitasha Tiku posted and mocked the slidedeck Wednesday and we've spotted some problems with it, too, but …

Self-improvement

Summer's Must-See Documentaries

A smattering of fact-based films marks this season's solstice<p>Sometimes the free-flowing beer and searing summer sun need to be counteracted with a …

Julian Assange