Daniel Enriquez

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I'm 29 and Manage $100 Million — Here Are the 7 Best Pieces of Advice I Can Give You About Investing

No. 6: Do not fall in love with your investments.<p>At 29 years old, I manage $100 million in assets.<p>Some may think I’m on the young side to be managing …

8 Success Habits Learned Building a 7-Figure Business by Age 17

There is no minimum age for starting on the path to success.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The stress of doing your schoolwork, playing a sport and finding time for family and friends is taxing enough during your teenage years. Throw in managing a business, and it gets …

Entrepreneurship

Eight And A Half X

Ashton Kutcher and Madonna manager Guy Oseary rode investments in Uber, Airbnb, Spotify, Warby Parker, Shazam and others from $30 million to $250 million. Here are some jewels of wisdom inspired by quotes from their FORBES cover story.

Think You're Too Old to Start a Business? This Is Why You're Wrong

Don't buy into the idea that kids own innovation. Use age to your advantage.<p>Something's been bothering me more and more over the past couple of years. It's the notion that older entrepreneurs don't have the skills and talent to compete with those in their 20s. It's disappointing to me that the …

These 9 entrepreneurs were paid $100,000 to drop out of college — here's what they're up to today

"Some ideas just can't wait," reads the website for the Thiel Fellowship.<p>In 2011, the investor, entrepreneur, and now Trump adviser Peter Thiel launched a program that awards $100,000 to promising young entrepreneurs who are willing to drop out of college and turn their bright ideas into real …

Startups

I studied millionaires for 5 years, and many of them use a wealth-building strategy anyone can implement

One common denominator they share, however, is that they control how much money they spend.<p>Most people, however, are neither cheap nor frugal. Consequently, they are not cautious about their spending.<p>If you don't make a lot of money, this character trait can lead to credit card debt and poverty.<p>But …

Personal Finance

How to invest with $5, $50 or $100

Investing isn't just for the rich.It is true that if you have lots of cash, you'll have lots of options on where to put it. But if you are just …

Investing

Ready to Live Your Entrepreneurial Dream? Don't Quit Your Day Job Just Yet

It’s possible to pursue your entrepreneurial dream without using your credit card as a poor substitute for a paycheck.<p>As someone who has been through …

Entrepreneurship

The best advice 'Shark Tank' investors have given entrepreneurs

The reality show "Shark Tank" has been helping entrepreneurs live the American dream since its 2009 debut.<p>Now in its eighth season, the self-made sharks have invested more than $66 million — as of season six — of their own funds to help entrepreneurs get their businesses off the ground.<p>Each week, …

Entrepreneurship

10 Business Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read in 2017

Bill Gates recently released his favorite books of 2016. Claiming he averages about one book a week, the billionaire business magnate says reading is …

Where to find help with managing your finances

<b>Dear Liz:</b> I am a mid-30s single woman who needs accountability in managing my finances and paying down debt. I have about $7,000 in credit card debt and $9,000 in student loans and I earn $55,000 a year. I feel as though I may have the financial means to do this but require a knowledgeable, …

10 Bad work habits entrepreneurs must avoid at all costs

Share81<p>Tweet<p>Share119<p>+115<p>Shares 215<p>“Success does not lie in results, but in efforts; being the best is not so important, doing the best is all that …

How 2 Theater Geeks Turned Their Passion Into a Hot Startup

On a wet, late-October evening, Merritt Baer and ­Brian Fenty sat in the audience of <i>Tick, Tick … Boom!</i>—an off-Broadway musical about a SoHo waiter …

Stop Waiting for Your Billion-Dollar Idea and Do This Instead

Conventional wisdom says that if entrepreneurs want to be successful they should strive to create breakthrough tech products in new and huge …

5 Personal Obstacles That Limit Your Success

These common psychological obstacles hold potential business owners back from succeeding.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Though there are many advantages to owning your own business, the path to actually being an entrepreneur is not so rosy. And many of the problems …

Small Business

Advice You'd Give Your 22-Year-Old Self on Starting a Business

You're never too young (or too old) to learn valuable lessons that come with being an entrepreneur or business owner.<p><i>By Adam Steele, founder of Loganix.</i><p>Autumn is a good time for reflection, and I've been thinking a lot about the habits I changed that took me from traditionally employed (and …

Brain tricks for better investing, the benefits of low-yield dividend stocks, and a new loonie outlook

Princeton University psychology professor Daniel Kahneman was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 2002 for a series of studies popularized in his book "Thinking, Fast and Slow." Mr. Kahenman's work showed that the human brain has two separate systems for thinking and problem …

7 Reasons Your Great Idea Isn't Enough to Be Successful

It's great to be a visionary, thinker, or a dreamer--but none of these matter in the business world if you can't execute.<p>As a small business and startup advisor, I find that entrepreneurs often love to talk about their latest idea, but not their execution.<p>Like most investors, I'm convinced that …

10 Success lessons from Kevin O’Leary – “Mr. Wonderful” for entrepreneurs

Share12<p>Tweet<p>Share76<p>+11<p>Shares 89<p>Kevin O’Leary is a Canadian born entrepreneur and TV personality who rose to prominence in the business world after …

3 Startup Fundamentals You Can Bootstrap When You Have No Money

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you wanted to start a business for the longest time, but keep coming to the same basic realization -- you need money and have none to spare? You give up on starting and growing a business, and instead keep doing the things you've …

Small Business

Two Entrepreneurs In The Same Business Try Instagram Marketing And Learn Different Lessons

Many businesses start using Instagram with little knowledge of what works. They simply learn by doing. That was the case with two woodworker-entrepreneurs who began using the platform several years ago. Each realized that targeting the right audience was more important than amassing a large number …

If You Want To Succeed In Business, Think Like a Shark

It takes years of hard work, vision, determination, and unbridled passion to be a successful business owner. While many entrepreneurs are aware of that, the one key element many must brush up on is the underlying financials of the business, especially if you're trying to bring new investors on …

15 Steps I Took to Successfully Reinvent Myself After Losing Everything

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Just because everything in your life is running smoothly right now doesn’t mean that that’s going to last. You may dream of starting a new business. You could move across the country. You fall in and out of love. You lose a loved one.<p>In …

Self-improvement

5 mindsets that have helped successful people bounce back from failure

Milton Hershey was a 'nobody' who, according to Biography, became the American manufacturer and philanthropist who founded the Hershey Chocolate Company and popularized chocolate candy throughout much of the world.<p>He started three separate candy ventures before he found success. None of them worked …

Success

How To Build A Global, Scalable Company - This Entrepreneur Has A Formula For It

Over the past few years, the discussion in Israeli tech has shifted. No more talk about innovation that leads to small exits, where both entrepreneurs and investors settle for less. Less talk about products that tackle very specific problems that result in smaller market opportunities. A lot more …

Startups

Everything Is Made Of Waves; Also, Particles

Everything in the universe has both particle and wave nature, at the same time.They’re really just different language describing the same mathematical object.

Particles

Startup Lessons From a First-Time Entrepreneur Who Raised $25 Million

Entrepreneurs have a tendency to paint past failures as necessary steps toward their inevitable success. In many a Silicon Valley narrative, each …

The Unexpected Payoff of Failure

In recent years the notion that failure brings rewards has become so venerated by business thinkers (and publications) that you could be forgiven for …

The Perseid Meteor Shower Is Going to Be Amazing This Weekend

From our perspective, missions to other worlds just seem to happen. One day Pluto is a cluster of four pixels; the next day it's a teeming world that …

Astronomy