All posts tagged "entrepreneurship"

  • Turning A Hobby Into A Business – A Happier Life

    In 1937 George Valliant, a psychologist and Professor at Harvard University, began one of the longest running studies of physical and mental wellbeing ever recorded. For over 70 years Professor Valliant and his colleagues studied the lives...

    • Posted July 25, 2015
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  • How to Attract Investors to Your Start-up

    Any new entrepreneur knows that investors can provide more than just capital to their business — they can become resources for organizing, marketing, and realizing ideas. Mentoring and nurturing people with their ideas can be as important...

    • Posted July 23, 2015
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  • Latvia – A Rising Star for International Entrepreneurs

    Latvia isn’t a country that immediately springs to mind when you think of economic heavyweights, but this small state, tucked quietly away by the Baltic sea, is actually one the world’s growing economies. According to the International...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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    50 Essential Qualities of Modern Day Entrepreneurs

    50 Essential Qualities of Modern Day Entrepreneurs There may be a thousand definitions of success, depending upon your personal perspective and experience.  However, there are 50 qualities that every modern day entrepreneur is likely to possess. When...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Risks and Uncertainty in the Entrepreneurial World

    Is it uncertainty or opportunity? Let’s talk about risk and uncertainty. I remember 20 years ago when I was working for Harrison & William in London, my manager unexpectedly resigned one morning and there was lots of...

    • Posted July 9, 2015
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    How To Overcome The Fear Of International Expansion

    We all suffer from fear of the unknown. It’s a perfectly natural response designed to keep our ancient ancestors from doing anything stupid. Without it the human race is likely to have been wiped out in a...

    • Posted July 6, 2015
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    How To Survive A Startup

    For a certain breed of individual, there’s always been something quite alluring about the thought of being stranded on a desert island. The idea of being totally responsible for every choice we make and the part each...

    • Posted July 1, 2015
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  • How To Write an Executive Summary in 6 Easy Steps

      Think of the executive summary as a one-page business plan – it provides a comprehensive overview of all the elements that will make your business model a success. Since it’s likely the first impression that investors...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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    Blinkist Helps You Read Books in Only 15 Minutes

    As a busy entrepreneur, you have been conditioned to consume an overwhelming amount of information by feverishly scrolling and swiping your way through hundreds of brief news updates and 140-character industry tidbits, so reading actual books from...

    • Posted July 21, 2014
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  • Turning Passion into Profit with the Co-Founders of Kandy Kruisers

    Entrepreneurship is about turning your passion into your profession. That’s certainly what the brilliant minds behind Kandy Kruisers did. And these start-up entrepreneurs are making big waves in the skateboarding market -- while they’re still in college!...

    • Posted July 11, 2014
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