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Forgexit: Your Business Growth Is About You not the Rest of the World. Own It; Create Your Own universe

Lyndon Wood | Posted 07.22.2016 | Business
Lyndon Wood

A negative mind set won't see your business moving in the right direction. Depressing yourself with potential ifs and buts will make your business suffer. No-one knows the long-term, or even mid-term, impact of Brexit. If you're a business owner and leader, you should focus on what matters and what is within your control - your actual business.

A Global Entrepreneur Launches Business in High School: How an Innovative, Young, Romanian Woman is Opening Doors Worldwide

Carol J. Carter | Posted 07.19.2016 | Education
Carol J. Carter

"I mentor an amazing young woman from Gherla, Romania," said George Deriso a serial tech entrepreneur who attended GlobalMindED this June. Amazing, in...

Nice Guys DON'T Finish Last In Business

Lisa Larter | Posted 07.15.2016 | Business
Lisa Larter

Have you ever told yourself that you're not cut out for business? Do you think that being wildly successful isn't for the faint of heart, and you don't have what it takes because you're "too nice"?

Doing Well By Doing Good: An Interview with Michael Birch, Founder of The Battery and Monkey Inferno

Alexandre Mars | Posted 07.15.2016 | Business
Alexandre Mars

AOL, Yahoo and many others made many of my friends happy when they bought their companies... Michael is one of them. He sold his tech startup, Bebo - an online social networking site - in 2008 to AOL for $850 million. Michael and his amazing wife, Xochi, co-founded over half a dozen startups in the past 15 years. But what is really interesting is what they did with their money. They've done a lot of good with it.

For the Love of Sisterhood in Business

Asha Ramakrishna | Posted 07.12.2016 | Women
Asha Ramakrishna

Being an extrovert/ introvert, I love celebrations but cannot help but be introspective around this time and have found myself looking inward about my business relationships I've developed over this last year.

Investing in A New Model for Veteran-Owned Small Businesses

Colonel David W. Sutherland | Posted 07.11.2016 | Impact
Colonel David W. Sutherland

Even though veterans make up only eight percent of the U.S. population, they are twice as likely to own a business as their civilian counterparts. In ...

Starting A Business: You Might Be Ready, But Is Your Family?

Nellie Akalp | Posted 07.08.2016 | Business
Nellie Akalp

Entering the world of entrepreneurship is exciting and exhilarating, but it also demands some sacrifices. Especially when you're in the startup phase, managing work and your personal life can get tricky.

4 Reasons You Shouldn't Start a Startup

Young Entrepreneur Council | Posted 07.06.2016 | Business
Young Entrepreneur Council

By Brett Goldberg Launching a startup, though enriching, has been glamorized as an easier task than it truly is. This article isn't meant to deter yo...

Women in Business Q&A: Tugce Ergul, Co-Founder, Angel Labs

Laura Dunn | Posted 07.04.2016 | Business
Laura Dunn

Tugce Ergul/Sofala Ntweng-Knapton Tugce Ergul is a co-founder at Angel Labs, the world's first investor accelerator with a strong focus on diversity ...

9 Distinct Strengths Which Position You As A Leader

Marty Zwilling | Posted 07.02.2016 | Business
Marty Zwilling

Entrepreneurs inherently understand that they have to be the initial leader of their startup, but often they don't have the experience or the training...

A Meta-Perspective On Living Through The Lens Of Tech Entrepreneurship

H. Caleb Simmons | Posted 07.01.2016 | Business
H. Caleb Simmons

Everything is in a startup: time management, relationship-building, finance, sales, marketing, programming, investment banking--the list goes on. It's more than a little like life because when you're building a company you really do have to take everything into account to be successful.

5 Tips For Social Media Self-Care!

Ariane Machin | Posted 07.01.2016 | Media
Ariane Machin

Thursday, June 30th is Social Media Day, a celebration launched by Mashable as a way to recognize and celebrate social media's impact on global commun...

Why the C-Suite Should Adopt Cloud Technology Now to Stay Competitive and Relevant

Young Entrepreneur Council | Posted 06.30.2016 | Business
Young Entrepreneur Council

By Andrew Vest Cloud computing is changing the way organizations do business. Compared to traditional on-premise infrastructure, application developm...

How This Millennial Is Building An Influential Media Empire

Deep Patel | Posted 06.29.2016 | Business
Deep Patel

Evans and his army of influencers are making their own content, promoting it to their network and dominating the social media world. But more importantly, readers are genuinely connecting with their followers and their content.

13 Surprising Ways to Learn Valuable Information About Job Candidates

Young Entrepreneur Council | Posted 06.29.2016 | Business
Young Entrepreneur Council

Resumes and cover letters can largely show whether a candidate is qualified for a position, but sometimes it takes some more creative ways to learn if...

3 Goals All Entrepreneurs Should Set to Execute Effectively

Young Entrepreneur Council | Posted 06.29.2016 | Business
Young Entrepreneur Council

By Obinna Ekezie How many times have you set goals and couldn't follow through? Maybe it was bringing your product to a new market or building out yo...

Data in the Mobile Ecosystem: What Matters Most

Young Entrepreneur Council | Posted 06.28.2016 | Business
Young Entrepreneur Council

By Robi Ganguly As a marketer today, it's a foregone conclusion that decisions should be data-driven. However, it's easy to get overwhelmed with the ...

3 Pieces of Leadership Advice Worth Following

Young Entrepreneur Council | Posted 06.27.2016 | Business
Young Entrepreneur Council

By David Vollmer Jr. When it comes to running a business, my best advice to any new owner, founder or executive of a company is to listen to as much ...

4 SEO Questions You Must Answer and Address Now

Young Entrepreneur Council | Posted 06.27.2016 | Business
Young Entrepreneur Council

By Kristopher Jones Over the last 17 years, I've helped thousands of entrepreneurs and businesses generate more web traffic and sales through search ...

Networking for Introverts - 7 Simple Steps

Michael S Solomon | Posted 06.24.2016 | Business
Michael S Solomon

You've heard it before: it's not what you know, but whom you know. But...you hate networking. That's ok, a lot of people do. And networking for introverts is even more challenging.

5 Indispensable Skills Needed to Succeed in Today's Business World

BusinessCollective | Posted 06.23.2016 | Business
BusinessCollective

Being a professional in today's business world is no walk in the park. Between overcoming constant failure to standing out from the competition, here ...

7 Successful Strategies to Make Your Brand Stand Out

BusinessCollective | Posted 06.23.2016 | Business
BusinessCollective

When your customers seem to have infinite options of where to buy, here's how to promote your product right off the shelves. A. Develop a Unique Value...

Doing Well By Doing Good: An Interview With Steve Case, Chairman And CEO Of Revolution LLC And Co-Founder Of AOL

Alexandre Mars | Posted 06.27.2016 | Business
Alexandre Mars

I heard for the very first time of Steve Case in 2000 when AOL merged with TimeWarner for $350 Billion. For me at that time and at the peak of the int...

Going Against the Flow: Chris Heivly, Managing Director of The Startup Factory

Charu Sharma | Posted 06.21.2016 | Technology
Charu Sharma

Chris Heivly co-founded MapQuest (which sold to AOL for $1.2 billion), was sole managing director of 77 Capital (a $25 million venture fund), and has ...

Net Neutrality - We Won The Battle, But The War Is Still Raging

Erika Dickstein | Posted 06.21.2016 | Business
Erika Dickstein

How do we ensure net neutrality for the long term? The best way to do this is to make it law.