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A Blueprint for a Killer Product Launch (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Seventy-two percent of all new products fail to meet revenue targets, according to a global pricing study released in September by Simon-Kutcher & Partners and the Independent Professional Pricing Society.<p>When your business is counting on …

Marketing

OftenType — my very first application in Swift

Hi, my name’s Dima Pilipenko, and I live in Ukraine, Kyiv. I am educated in sociology at KNU and autodidact in IT-sphere. I’m concentrating on …

12 Pivotal Lessons Steve Jobs Taught Guy Kawasaki | Inc.com

Guy Kawasaki is well known for his support of innovation and entrepreneurship, having been an early employee of Apple, then going on to start, advise, and assist a number of successful technology companies.<p>He also claims to be one of the only people to work for Steve Jobs twice and survive. He …

Entrepreneurship

Stuck at the Idea Phase? These 6 Collaboration Avenues Can Help.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>"I have this great business idea, but I just don’t know what to do next."<p>This comment was from a casual conversation I had with my son's doctor this past week, as we waited in his office for checkup tests results. For all general …

Entrepreneurship

VC 100: The Top Investors in Early-Stage Startups

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Welcome to the <b>Entrepreneur VC 100</b> list of top early-stage venture capital firms -- a platform highlighting the who’s who of the U.S. startup ecosystem.<p>The ranking is based on data from PitchBook, a Seattle-based data and tech provider for …

Venture Capital

How to Get Your First 1,000 Customers: 11 Tips | Inc.com

Attracting a strong and loyal customer base is a matter of life or death for your e-commerce company. Ideally, adoption will snowball, and your startup's future will be bright and profitable. But how to make it happen?<p>Take some advice from Mitch Wainer, CMO of DigitalOcean, a cloud hosting site for …

Marketing

5 Ways That a Leader Might Be Hurting the Teams Motivation

Motivation is a tricky thing. It’s hard to start and get motivated, and it’s hard to sustain that motivation. To really keep motivated, you need a …

5 IT Questions to Ask Yourself When Starting Up

Going out on your own, and setting up your own company is a daunting but exciting prospect. You will need to be prepared to work long hours to …

Why Great Leaders Get Angry--and Show It | Inc.com

Think about remarkably successful entrepreneurs. They're logical. They're rational. In the face of crisis or danger or even gross incompetence, they remain steely-eyed, focused, and on point.<p>They don't get angry--or at the very least they don't <i>show</i> their anger.<p>Unless, of course, they happen to be …

Anger Management

How to Be More Confident: 13 Simple Tips | Inc.com

Are you as confident as you'd like to be? Few people would answer "yes" to that question. But, according to Becky Blalock, author and former Fortune 500 executive, anyone can learn to be more confident. And it's a skill we can teach ourselves.<p>Begin by forgetting the notion that confidence, …

Self-help

The State of HTML5 Development in the Enterprise

Survey Summary<p>In December and January, Sencha surveyed a sample of 2,128 business application developers from its HTML5 development community. We …

兩大「軟革命」,讓線上 Coding 課程推動了美國教育的大巨變

或許你還不知道,美國的教育體系不用教改、不用微調課綱,但是也正在面臨一個關鍵性轉變,傳統教育勢必要為了多方興起的企業需求做出必要改變。<p>尤其在高等教育體系更是如此,每間學校都在比新比快,搶著在校園內設立更多吸引人的足球場、迴旋壽司餐廳等等設施,設法讓學生就算背負就學貸款也覺得非念不可。最誇張的是,全美 …

14 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read in '14

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether they're battle-tested veterans or fresh-faced newbies, entrepreneurs undergo an intense learning process when establishing and launching a business. Even those who've been through it before typically face a certain amount of …

Entrepreneurship

The Dawn Of Cloud 2.0 And Why Google Started A Price War

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Peter Relan is serial entrepreneur-turned-founder of two incubators: YouWeb (focused on gaming), and Studio 9+ (focused on big data, IoT, wearables, and P2P marketplaces). His incubations include OpenFeint, Crowdstar, Hammer and Chisel, Spaceport, and Agawi. Prior to founding his</i> …

流量成長駭客最愛分析工具有哪些?未看先猜 Google Analytics

最近一兩年間,繼「Lean Startup」之後,又有一個新的 Buz​​z 名詞在創業圈子裡很火:「Growth Hacker」。 Growth Hacker 專指那群既懂技術又懂營運,以技術的手段來驅動市場營運的人才。這裡姑且不論這個名詞到底是不是被玩壞了,但是其定義的背後,是很多非常好非常值得 …

4 Ways to Negotiate Your Way to a 'Yes'

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Certain entrepreneurial skills can’t be taught in school. And, in my opinion, one of these is knowing how to negotiate your way to a “yes.” Sometimes it can be hard to get people to understand your vision. Without being able to comprehend …

Entrepreneurship

5 Things to Look for in a Venture Capitalist

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What really separates venture capitalists from the rest of us?<p>I’ve been dealing with VCs for a long time, including my time as one of them. I’ve lost count of the number of meetings I’ve had and the thousands of emails (and dollars) I’ve …

Venture Capital

創業前必看的 10 本書

如果想要靠自己白手起家,將你的理想付諸實現、經營一家公司、服務大眾是你的夢想,產品、行銷、人資、研發、財務,五個部門從零開始,你要從哪裡開始做起呢?要具備什麼能力或是如何經營管理?<p>大部分的新創企業學習取線都是從經驗中學習,畢竟親身體驗後的經歷是沒有任何事物可以取代的;然而,從經驗中學習固然重要,但在 …

想學程式設計,你怎麼能錯過這 31 個學 Coding 的網站

學程式設計很重要,但在哪學比較好?<p>在 < 大家都說要學 Coding,但我該先從哪種程式語言下手?> 一文中,我們可以知道學習程式設計的重要性,包括美國知名媒體《Business Insider》在 <The 100 Best Jobs In 2014> 一文指出美國 2014 前百大最佳職業,第一 …

NASA 將公佈上千個軟體原始碼,這些 Code 可用於機器人、低溫系統甚至制導系統

阿波羅 11 號登月 40 週年時,NASA 曾公佈了登月計劃制導系統的 原始碼 。Code 在當時是非常先進的東西,時至今日,NASA 開發的軟體仍然是最前端的。現在,NASA 的許多軟體將可面向公眾使用,任何人都可以免費下載,修改,甚至用於商業用途。<p>據《 Wired》報導,NASA 將於近日公佈 …

香港 -《Oyster & Wine Bar》小酌啖蠔,again

人是習慣的動物,喜歡吃什麼、點什麼菜大致就那麼一回事,所以記述一家餐廳頂多兩次,省得重重複複。但是好一陣子沒到最喜歡的生蠔店<b>《Oyster & Wine Bar》</b> 、感覺有些不同了,就破例再「流水帳」一記。<p>跟沒來過的朋友來吃,訂位時卻忘了要窗邊座,第一次坐到離窗最遠的半包廂區,沒景、但也安靜。照例先 …

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[香港]The Tea Room by Antique Patisserie:古董茶室喫茶記

近日事忙,莫道好好坐下撰文,連一頓值得帶携相機同吃的飯也沒機會吃。幸好一早跟千島醬約好,買了茶卡訂了座,在他出埠歸來翌日去人氣店勝香園上面的茶室吃下午茶。你沒看錯,來這裡吃下午茶是要先在網上購買茶卡,再致電或電郵給茶室訂座的。<p>你可能會問不麻煩嗎?那就要問問自己,為了吃Tea,你可以去到幾盡?<p>穿過勝香 …