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Why I Shut Down a Multi-Million Dollar Business to Solve the 'Entrepreneur's Dilemma'

From massive debt to millions: Scott Oldford's wild journey to help entrepreneurs exceed seven figures.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Scott Oldford has been a million dollars up and down. In just a few years, he created a seven-figure business to get himself out of …

Business Strategy

The Brutal Truths That Helped This 28-Year-Old Build a $9.5 Million Business

Ever want to know what co-workers say about you when you aren't in the room? Entrepreneur Nathan Barry does, and he thinks it's important for his employees to know, too.<p>Twice a year, the staff of his fast-growing email-marketing company, ConvertKit, meets in small groups, and each person takes a …

Entrepreneurship

Indigo raises $250M, launches marketplace to help farmers get paid for quality grain

Indigo, the startup bringing algorithms and machine learning to the agricultural industry, has raised a $250 million Series E, bringing its total raised to $650 million.<p>The funding values the company at $3.5 billion, according to a source familiar with the deal. That’s a steep increase from its …

Startups

How This Duo Are Turning Waste Into Luxury

Launched by two leather rookies, Billy Tannery is the first ever entirely British goat leather brand. Shocked at learning that almost all goat hides end up in the trash, Jack Millington and Rory Harker, two friends, decided to create a sustainable goat leather brand at home in the UK.<p>Neither of the …

Entrepreneurship

Disruption through design: How Ovolo is reinventing the hotel experience

Hong Kong-based entrepreneur, Girish Jhunjhnuwala is creating a boutique hotel chain with art at its heart.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Post the Partition, after travelling around the …

Family Business

Vizio’s first Atmos surround sound system is out now, and it’s surprisingly affordable

Starting at $499.99<p>Following on from their announcement earlier this year, the first of Vizio’s debut Dolby Atmos soundbars are now available, with the latter two set to follow later this year.<p>Dolby Atmos is the latest audio standard from the cinema giant. It uses an object-based system to make it …

Technology

Take Your Sales Skills to the Next Level With These 5 Simple Steps

Learn to sell nearly anything.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneur Network partner Brian Tracy says one of the most valuable skills a person can have is the ability to sell anything to anyone.<p>The motivational speaker provides a few tips to help even the most …

Business Strategy

Marketing data startup Singular raises $30M

Singular, a startup working to unify data for marketers, is announcing that it has raised $30 million in Series B funding.<p>The company was founded by former Onavo executives, including Gadi Eliashiv, Eran Friedman and Susan Kuo — who now serve, respectively, as Singular’s CEO, CTO and COO.<p>Eliashiv …

Venture Capital

Learn hundreds of new tech skills with unlimited access to these online courses

One of the best roads to job security is the ability to do stuff your boss can't do. And while some of your friends might be considering the classic …

eLearning

Don't Waste Time On A Startup Business Plan -- Do These 5 Things Instead

Traditionally, startup businesses draft a business plan for three specific reasons: to articulate their vision for the business, to document how they plan to solve key challenges, and to pitch their business idea to potential investors.<p>But what if I told you that business plans for startup …

Investing

Dolly expands moving app across U.S., hits $1M in monthly revenue and 100K customers

After browsing online for hours on Sunday, Mike Howell finally found a refrigerator he liked. There was one problem, however. The shipment wouldn’t …

Startups

AliveCor responds to Apple Watch ECG w/ 6-lead reader capable of detecting 100 diseases

Apple just unveiled the Apple Watch Series 4 with support for ECG readings, and now accessory maker AliveCor has announced its own electrocardiogram reader. The company, which has made several iPhone health accessories in the past, says its ECG reader will have 6 leads, compared to the 1 lead Apple …

Apple Watch

Amazon, Target, Walmart and Kroger: The Biggest Problem In E-Commerce Has Finally Been Solved

<b>Introduction</b><p>As with any industry growing at a rapid pace, e-commerce retailers and consumers face a myriad of issues. Primary among the issue according to several studies is the growing phenomenon of “porch piracy” whereby consumers have e-commerce packages stolen from their front porch, off the …

eCommerce

Becoming a Brand: Here's How to Market Your Startup Well Before You Launch.

If you build it, they will (probably not) come. What you have to do well in advice, to market your entrepreneurial field of dreams.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’ve awaited this moment for months, maybe years. You started with an idea for a highly useful product or …

Startups

Content Inc.: How Entrepreneurs Use Content to Build Massive Audiences and Create Radically Successful Businesses / Edition 1

Table of Contents<p>Foreword by Brian Clark, CEO, Copyblogger Media xi<br>Introduction xvii<p><b>Part 1: Starting the Journey</b><br>Chapter 1: Beginning with the End in …

Entrepreneurship

EU announces $20m investment in Israeli clean-tech ventures

JERUSALEM - The European Investment Fund (EIF) announced earlier this week that it will invest $20 million in Israeli clean-tech fund Israel …

Sheraa Launches New Entrepreneurship Hub At University Of Sharjah

Located at the University of Sharjah (UoS) campus, Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center (Sheraa) has kicked off its second hub.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Located at the University of Sharjah (UoS) campus, Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center …

Middle East

We Got Funded: Social Media Monitoring Startup Crowd Analyzer Raises US$1.1 Million In Funding

In its endeavor to revolutionize the social media marketing industry, the startup has raised US$1.1 million in a pre-Series A round<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Gone are the days when social media used to be just a communication platform. …

Social Media

Can You Make A Fortune With Rental Property Investing?

In my 20s and 30s, real estate investing was my favorite asset class to build passive income for financial independence. But once I left work for …

Real Estate

Band-Aid-sized ultrasound device could cost as little as $100

Ultrasound equipment doesn't come easy, often taking the shape of clunky contraptions that cost tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars. In a bid to …

Fabrication

The Body's Reaction to Exercise Could Signal Later Cardiovascular Problems

"Given the future risk of cardiovascular disease, this could be an identifier."<p>In general, we know that exercise improves heart health. But …

High Blood Pressure

Lean Startup: New Gig-Economy Platform Helps Founders Find Coders That Don't Break The Bank

San Francisco, Chicago, Los Angeles and Boston are some of the top cities for the gig economy industry. Any bustling city is ideal for an independent contractor looking for consistent short and long-term assignments, and preferably with great pay. As the job market continues to change, introducing …

Gig Economy

7 must-have accessories for your favorite Apple products

Save on cables, USB hubs, stands, and more in honor of Apple’s latest iPhone announcement.<p>Apple is well known for their over-the-top product reveals, and this year is no different. While you wait for the latest iPhone to go on sale, we've rounded up seven deals on must-have accessories for your …

Apple Watch

HQ Trivia nabs Target to sponsor game with biggest ever single winner prize of $100K

HQ Trivia is aiming to attract more players following a slight decline in downloads with a new, large prize. The company announced today it has bagged Target to sponsor to sponsor a special Emmy-themed game featuring its biggest-ever single winner prize of $100,000. The game will air on Monday, …

Interactive Video

What the heck is dropshipping? And how you can make money by doing it?

If you’re looking for a dependable side hustle to make some extra money, you should probably consider dropshipping. Confused already? It's a lot …

Selling

It Started As a Joke and Turned Into a Startup That Raised $1 Million in Funding

Is your startup struggling to gain traction? Imagine generating interest in a toilet paper company...<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“Everyone wipes, right? Besides, who wouldn’t want to get free toilet paper while saving our planet?”<p>That’s what founder and CEO Scott …

Mobile Devices

How to Build a Profitable Business Online by Selling Nothing

Learn three simple strategies to help you stack on more revenue without the headaches of fulfillment and customer support.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Imagine a business that contains no fulfillment, deliverables or customer support and can be sold for 25 times its …

Profit

The deskless workforce: A massive opportunity for entrepreneurs

Employees that don’t sit at a desk comprise a 2.7 billion-person-strong portion of the global working population. Yet despite being 80 percent of the workforce, these “deskless” workers have thus far been overlooked by the technology industry both in terms of funding for and creation of companies …

Entrepreneurship

Award-winning robot travels through water pipes to detect leaks

It sounds unbelievable, but each day around 20 percent of clean water produced in the world is lost as the result of leaky pipes. According to the …