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What a Childhood as Dad's Entrepreneurial Shadow Taught Me

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Growing up, I thought it was normal for a Dad to bring his kid to meetings and involve them in business conversations. Now, more than a decade into my own career as an entrepreneur, I realize that isn't normal at all. I use every Father’s …

Entrepreneurship

Lifting the handbrake: China’s auto industry prepares to accelerate

Daily images of permanent gridlock on mainland roads might suggest China is close to car capacity. Nothing could be further from the truth, write …

13 Productivity Hacks to Help You Get Stuff Done

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As entrepreneurs, we’ve all experienced it at some point -- that moment in the day where you are sitting at your desk and have lost all focus. You grab your phone and check out social media, reply to some text messages and surf your …

Productivity

10 Strategies for Working Much Smarter

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re in Australia, England, or America; blue-collared, white, or pink, we’ve all got 24-hours to work with. Success comes down to what we’re able to do in those hours. No entrepreneur can keep the sun from setting or add hours …

Will Power

How to Manage Someone You Don’t Like

Everybody complains about incompetent bosses or dysfunctional co-workers, but what about irritating direct reports? What should you do if the person you manage drives you crazy? If the behavior is a performance issue, there’s a straightforward way to address what’s irking you — but what do you do …

My Biggest Mistake: One Size Doesn't Fit All

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Editor's Note:</i> <i>The following is the fourth in the series "My Biggest Mistake" in which entrepreneur and marketing expert Mike Templeman chats with fellow founders about their missteps, the lessons they learned and advice they can offer to</i> …

Pay Per Click

6 Fundraising Success Strategies For Your Nonprofit

<i>The following excerpt is from The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc. & Corbin Collins’ book</i> Start Your Own Nonprofit Organization, 2nd Edition<i>. Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | IndieBound<p>Writing grant proposals is an important fundraising source for most nonprofit organizations. However, it …

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Think You're Ready to Launch? Answer These 8 Questions First.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There’s nothing quite like the feeling of creating a product and getting it ready to be launched. After countless hours of work, all of that effort is about to pay off in a big way. Or so you think.<p>Before you get too carried away with …

Entrepreneurship

This Company Wants You To Ditch The Mall And Start Getting Stuff For Free

That's the mantra of Yerdle, a non-traditional e-commerce company that's trying to help empty our garages, attics, and closets of the trillions of dollars of discarded goods while simultaneously keeping old products out of landfills.<p>The company allows users to upload pictures of things they no …

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11 Scientifically Proven Reasons You Should Go Outside

With spring finally here after a long and brutal winter, we highly recommend spending some time outside.<p>Nature offers one of the most reliable boosts to your mental and physical well-being. Here are just a few potential benefits:<p>1. Improved short-term memory<p>In one study, University of Michigan …

Immune System

Here Are All The Ways You Should Be Using LinkedIn's Apps But Probably Aren't

The social network has become an incredible resource for building your professional identity online, no matter where you are in your career. And an important part of that process is done not through its desktop site, but through its apps.<p>However, many people don't even know that LinkedIn actually …

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