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3 Types of “No” Every Entrepreneur Should Learn (and How to Thrive From Rejection)

Opinions expressed by entrepreneur Contributors are their own. Rejection can be powerful. The word “no” has a special purpose in the business world and especially in entrepreneurship. Every founder and innovator has probably heard it a thousand times. When approached with the right mindset, saying “No” can be a driving force to move a company …

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7 Common Mistakes First-Time Entrepreneurs Make and How to Stop Them

opinions expressed by entrepreneur Contributors are their own. When you start your first business, you will likely face many challenges. It’s important to understand the common mistakes made by young entrepreneurs so you can prevent them. Hire someone you know, not the best As a young entrepreneur, you may be tempted to hire people you …

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How to Unlock Your Company’s Value in the ‘Circular Economy’

Michael Smith, General Partner at Regeneration.VC, sat down with Jessica Abo to talk about his company and the steps you can take to add value where you work, especially as you become part of the circular economy want. Jessica Abu: Michael, nice to be with you. First, can you tell us what the circular economy …

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Shanee Moret Explains How to Build and Monetize Your Personal Brand

Shanee Moret never wanted to build a personal brand, she was forced to. While her daughter was in the hospital, her manager gave her an ultimatum: go back to work or you’ll be fired. As you can imagine, she chose the latter. Photo credit: Nick Nelson To support herself, she offered copywriting services, but she …

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How to Start an Airbnb Business Without Owning Property

opinions expressed by entrepreneur Contributors are their own. Since its launch in 2008, Airbnb has grown into one of the world’s most popular online rental platforms. And at this point, it’s no wonder more and more people are being persuaded to get into the business. However, most people also assume that in order to become …

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