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How These Startups are Digitizing Car Maintenance

Using analytics and IoT, these startups are bringing about a difference<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>At roughly $20-30 billion, as per various estimates, the opportunity at least in …

Startups

How to Kick Start Your Startup

A five-step guide of what to do before sitting on the entrepreneur's seat<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Before evaluating your SWOT analysis, several months prior to creating the PESTLE …

Entrepreneurship

Washé raises $3.5 million for its on-demand car washing service and biz platform

Another startup wants to make on-demand car washing work, where others have failed. Washé, a Boca Raton-based service for on-demand washes, has raised $3.5 million in seed funding to continue to grow its business, which involves a mobile app consumers use to connect with Washé’s network of around …

Startups

How much does it cost to launch your own startup in 2018?

Bootstrapping is a method of creating a company while using minimal financial resources. But how much exactly will you need to spend? Here’s a …

Small Business

Forget That Product You're Working On. What's Really Going to Sell in the Future Is ... Services.

"Do-it-for-me" is the next evolution of the on-demand economy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Today’s consumers value their time more than ever. With the proliferation of on-demand apps, there is virtually no need to wait in lines or even to leave your house if you’re …

Startup Spotlight: Halo Automotive CEO turns near miss with disaster into dream for connected cars

Tyler Phillipi credits a near miss with disaster for inspiring Halo Automotive, a Portland-based startup that helps dealerships maintain …

The 5 Best Exercises For Burning Belly Fat

A flat belly is a badge of honour. It’s an outward sign that you keep fit and watch what you eat.<p>And beyond the vanity aspects, a more chiseled torso …

Workouts

Keeping up with SMEs

"Sometimes people don't know what they're missing. They're missing Krypto Labs."<p>With 45% of SME owners in the UAE citing finance as one of their main …

Four major industries get a new hero as drones get better, faster

Farewell toys. Farewell games. Today’s drones are grown up and ready for work.<p>In just a few years, engineers have built quadcopters and fixed wing drones fit for industry. These commercial-grade drones—officially known as UAVs—can glide through rugged terrains, capture terabytes of data-rich …

Unmanned Aircraft

This Video Course Teaches Everything From Editing to Drone Videography

Social media is littered with video, but that doesn’t mean video is easy to make. Videography is an art form that requires knowledge of editing …

Startup Spotlight: AutoMech takes the hassle and uncertainty out of car maintenance

Enthusiasm for a trip to the auto mechanic probably falls somewhere between a dentist appointment and retrieving the dry cleaning. And it’s not just …

How to Write a Business Plan for Your Startup

Anyone can have a great idea. But turning an idea into a viable business is a different ballgame.<p>You may think you’re ready to launch a startup …

Why Your Business Can't Afford To Be Without A Mobile App

With the mobile app industry expected to reach heights of over $100 billion in the next few years, more and more businesses are adding this technology to their repertoire. There’s a need to engage with consumers and having an app to do so improves the customer experience tenfold.<p><b>From Design to</b> …

Apps

Get Your Business Started With This One-Page Questionaire

If you've got a side business or other entrepreneurial endeavour in mind but haven't made a business plan for it yet, don't worry. You can create a …

The list that every start-up needs | Inc.com

Beginning a business is an exciting endeavor. And the general population seems to agree: over the last decade there has been an unprecedented inline in those taking that professional plunge. As of last year, freelancers now comprise 35% of the US workforce, plus the number of funding applications …

Small Business

How to Build a Startup Business From Scratch in 2017

You don't need to be rich to build your first business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I'm often asked about how I started as an entrepreneur, and I normally say it's easy. I say this to be encouraging -- the idea of starting an online business scares a lot of …

How to Start a Business: A Road Map for Entrepreneurs - NerdWallet

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YourMechanic Launches An iPhone App To Connect You With A Mechanic While On The Go

TechCrunch Disrupt winner YourMechanic just got a lot more mobile with an iPhone app that will help users to better diagnose repairs that are needed. The app will also send notifications to users as their car is being serviced and could even allow them to see pictures of jobs being …

Dubai Monsters Introduces Mobile App Development and Digital Marketing Services to Its Middle East Clients | Mar 28, 2017 - ReleaseWire

Dubai, UAE -- (SBWIRE) -- 03/28/2017 -- Dubai Monsters – A leading web design agency in Dubai, announces the launch of its two new services. Going …

Marketing

Wrench raises $4 million to bring auto repairs to your door

A Seattle startup called Wrench has raised $4 million in Series A funding for an app that sends certified auto mechanics to the customer’s door. The round was led by Madrona Venture Group, according to Wrench CEO and co-founder Ed Petersen.<p>In general, people dread cars repairs. According to a AAA …

Fiix will send a mechanic to your driveway to repair your car on demand

Getting your car repaired is not only costly, it’s frustrating. This is especially true when you have to leave your car in the shop for days at a time.<p>Fiix want to fix this. Part of Y Combinator’s Winter 2017 class, the startup has built a platform to send a mechanic to your home to fix your car …

Have An Amazing On Demand Startup Idea? Here is How to Own The Market

Need a parking space booked for your car? There’s probablyThe post Have An Amazing On Demand Startup Idea? Here is How to Own The Market appeared …

Startups (India)

Here Are the Best Drone Business Ideas

The Best Drone Business Ideas<p>These Best Drone Business Ideas Are Great for Techie Entrepreneurs<p>Updated March 17, 2018<p>Drones, also known as unmanned …

Unmanned Aircraft

How the Nazis Took Control of Germany

Hitler was not that popular when he first took office, but the Nazis quickly changed that, for the simple reason that power magnifies the ideas of …

Political Science

An Entrepreneur's Startup Toolkit (Infographic)

• 107shares<p>Starting a new business is a lot more difficult when you don’t have the right resources and tools to make business processes better or …

Small Business

Remember These 4 S's for Startup Success | Inc.com

Business school was (and continues to be) an expensive learning experience, and what I remember most was that every professor claimed their stake to significance by naming or authoring an acronym, formula or 4x4 graph. Whether it was four P's of marketing, three C's of business, or simply a unique …

Entrepreneurship

10 Things entrepreneur should not do while starting-up

Share29<p>Tweet<p>Share54<p>+17<p>Shares 90<p>Every entrepreneur knows the statistics, and the statistics are grim. Eight out of 10 new businesses fail. But God …

Entrepreneurship

‘Uber for deliveries’ startup gets $30m for expansion to 100 cities

White van man. Photo credit: skohlmann.With the aim of more than doubling its market presence during the course of 2017, Uber for vans startup …

Hong Kong

The best drone deal in three years

This certainly is the year of the drone at CES 2017. The world's largest consumer electronics show is so drone focused this year that even the …

Drones

How to Run a Successful Business in Dubai – UAE

Dubai, the most populous city of the United Arab Emirates is a business hub that offers opportunities for more than 1.5 billion consumer markets all …