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10 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read Before the Year Ends

These classics have the potential to teach and guide your inner entrepreneur through the hurdles of business. Learn & Enjoy<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Needless to say, books are a person’s best friend. While many might not agree but the …

Entrepreneurship

Simplify your life with the mental model known as Occam’s razor

Legend has it that NASA spent a decade and millions of dollars developing a ballpoint pen that would work in zero gravity and function in extreme …

11 Ways to Make Python a Dangerous Language For Data Science

People are still crazy about Python after twenty-five years,which I find hard to believe.<p>Python has numerous applications — web development, desktop …

Want Your Employees to Rave About Your Leadership Skills? Make Sure Any of These 6 Things Happen Daily

It's been found that you can achieve great results and have meaningful relationships at the same time.<p>Whether your company is a startup or an established firm, I want to share a compelling leadership model that will get the best out of employees.<p>It's based on the seminal research of Jim Laub, …

From artificial intelligence to design thinking: How reskilling is changing Indian IT landscape

Reskilling is the buzzword in the IT sector.<p>With the sector seeing huge churn due to automation and protectionism in the western markets, industry …

This online retailer uses AI for product categorisation – here's how

• 15 examples of artificial intelligence in marketing<br>• An introduction to AI-powered ecommerce merchandising<br>• Could AI revolutionize high street retail as …

Employers Are Paying Freelancers Big Bucks for These 25 In-Demand Skills

With the right skills and some hustle, freelancing pays like a full time job.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Want to join the freelancer revolution? Did you know that there are thousands of freelancer jobs that pay six figures?<p>Over the past ten years, I've both worked …

36 eBooks on Computer Programming from O’Reilly Media: Free to Download and Read

This past week, we featured a free course on the programming language Python, presented by MIT. A handy resource, to be sure.<p>And then it struck us …

What I Wish I Knew Before Starting My Business

<i>Mike Maher is an entrepreneur at heart with experience building and cultivating multiple tech startups. In his role as a student fellow, he supports other student entrepreneurs at Blackstone LaunchPad at Montana State University. Mike believes an idea without data is just an opinion and enjoys</i> …

18 Habits of Mentally Strong People

Building mental strength takes hard work and commitment, but it's the key to reaching your greatest potential.<p>As the author of <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>, I usually spend my time talking about the bad habits that can rob you of mental strength. After all, it only takes one bad habit …

Self-help

18 Must-Have Apps to Become Your Best Self

Your Action Plan is a monthly to-do list of tips straight from <i>SUCCESS</i> magazine—10 things you can do right now to improve yourself and your life. To …

The State of Retail, Here's What You Should Know - Small Business Trends

At the recent inaugural Microsoft Envision 2016 conference, held in New Orleans, there was a lot of discussion about the current state of the retail …

Build Your Brand as a Relationship

The way we think about brands need to change. In the past, they were objects or concepts. You had a relationship <i>with</i> a brand. But in this social age, brands <i>are</i> the relationships. By defining a brand’s particular kind of relationship, companies can create greater engagement, differentiation, and …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Mutual Funds

E-COMMERCE AND THE FUTURE OF RETAIL: 2014 [SLIDE DECK]

We've created a slideshow highlighting the retail categories where e-commerce is having the most impact, and where there is still opportunity for disruption. The shift away from physical retail toward digital retail is happening faster than many observers expected.<p><i>BI Intelligence is a research and</i> …

eCommerce

Is Your Innovation Problem Really a Strategy Problem?

Sometimes, the problem that we think we’re solving isn’t the real problem that we face.<p>I was running a workshop with a multinational engineering firm when I ran into a perfect example of an air sandwich, which illustrates this point. This dangerous obstacle to innovation is described by Nilofer …

Who’s Got Those Top Jobs?

Artwork: Liliana Porter, Axe Man (with green shirt), 2011, figurine on cube, 7 1/4″ x 6″ x 6″<p>Each era has its own senior-executive profile. A century ago many of the largest, most powerful corporations were led by entrepreneurs—Henry Ford, for example, who had founded his automaker, and Alfred P. …

Analyst Report: Cloud and data third-quarter 2013: analysis and outlook

Slower and less-hyped growth occurred in the cloud-computing marketplace in the third quarter, including noticeably less news coming from …