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7 Tips to Get Your Team to Actually Listen to You

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Right from the outset, entrepreneurs must pay attention to every communication and opportunity for sharing their passion and vision. They must communicate effectively, so they can inspire others to come aboard. They must speak honestly …

With Monetization Killing Mentorship, Here is How Entrepreneurs Should Adapt

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A mentor can be an entrepreneur's secret weapon, offering not only expertise but also a rolodex of valuable connections. So, it’s no surprise that many successful entrepreneurs were mentees themselves. Facebook’s Mark Zuckerburg was …

Facebook Is a Bigger Source for Political News Than CNN, Fox

Facebook is the second-biggest source where Americans with Internet access get their political news, trailing only local TV, according to a Pew …

What Are the Most Common Mistakes New Managers Make?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i><p><i>What are common mistakes that new or inexperienced managers make? What are three things (more or less) you</i> …

The Real Super Bowl Question: Should The NFL Be A Nonprofit?

The National Football League takes in more than $9.5 billion per year and is exempt from Federal taxes. As a nonprofit, it earns more than the Y, the Red Cross, Goodwill, the Salvation Army or Catholic Charities – yet it stands as one of the greatest profit-generating commercial advertising, …

Beyond the check-in: Foursquare’s future of location-based commerce is closer than you think

The Foursquare of today couldn’t be further from product that debuted to users in March 2009. Gone is the emphasis on checkins, mayorships, and other …

Facebook Steps Onto Twitter's TV Data Turf

Twitter's firehose of data is about to meet a tsunami from Facebook.<p>After announcing its news reader app, Paper, on Thursday, Facebook has also …

Facebook's Paper Doesn't Scare Other News Apps

Whatever you want to call Facebook's Paper — be it a magazine, a newspaper, a content platform or just a fancy-looking newsfeed — the app brings the …

Here's Why 'The Internet Of Things' Will Be Huge, And Drive Tremendous Value For People And Businesses

Estimates for Internet of Things or IoT market value are massive, since by definition the IoT will be a diffuse layer of devices, sensors, and computing power that overlays entire consumer, business-to-business, and government industries. The IoT will account for an increasingly huge number of …

Why PS4 Is Selling Faster Than Xbox One

<i>By Lee Clemmer, Media Analytics Lead, SAP</i><p>Just before the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One launched back in November, I took a look at social media data to see how the two next-generation consoles were stacking up to one another. At the time, the PS4 was being talked about more and perceived to be the …

Facebook Teen Decline Is Real But Leveling Off

Facebook lost almost one third of its U.S. teen users in 2013, according to a newly released edition of one of the most comprehensive social media …

Why Burger King Gave Away Free Big Macs And Asked 'Sellouts' To Unlike Its Facebook Page

After all, just because I "liked" IHOP's Facebook post wishing me "A Merry Little Breakfast" doesn't mean I'm about to ditch out on Christmas morning to grab a Rooty Tooty Fresh 'N Fruity combo.<p>In a refreshing bit a of self-awareness, Burger King's Norway division made light of the frivolousness of …