Entrepreneur: Latest from John Patrick Pullen http://www.entrepreneur.com The latest small business tips and advice from Entrepreneur.com. en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 30 May 2014 14:00:00 GMT This Company Makes Motion Capture a Cinch OpenStage uses multiple cameras and advanced algorithms to capture and display motion data in real time, no special suites or elaborate setups required. Fri, 30 May 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233860 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233860 OpenStage uses multiple cameras and advanced algorithms to capture and display motion data in real time, no special suites or elaborate setups required. Meet the Man Leading the Connected-Home Revolution Former Apple exec Matt Rogers co-founded Nest, a smart-home product company that went from a garage startup to a $3.2 billion business. Mon, 26 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233981 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233981 Former Apple exec Matt Rogers co-founded Nest, a smart-home product company that went from a garage startup to a $3.2 billion business. Why This Curated Market for Indie Hardware Is Gaining Traction Grand St., a curator of independently made electronics and related gear, is one of the few channels to tackle the sprawling maker marketplace. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232120 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232120 Grand St., a curator of independently made electronics and related gear, is one of the few channels to tackle the sprawling maker marketplace. Travel Tech: 4 Gadgets for Running Your Business on the Fly Productivity tools for outside the office. Sat, 26 Apr 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233160 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233160 Productivity tools for outside the office. The Role of Luck in Business, Investing and Sports Michael J. Mauboussin, head of global financial strategies at Credit Suisse, explores what results in success. Mon, 17 Mar 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231193 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231193 Michael J. Mauboussin, head of global financial strategies at Credit Suisse, explores what results in success. The Lure of the Office Romance Is having employees sign 'love contracts' an effective solution for nipping office love in the bud? Fri, 14 Feb 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230794 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230794 Is having employees sign 'love contracts' an effective solution for nipping office love in the bud? 3 Popular Culture Office Romances: Appropriate or Not? Would these workplace flings get HR approval? Evren Esen of the Society for Human Research Management weighs in. Fri, 14 Feb 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230801 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230801 Would these workplace flings get HR approval? Evren Esen of the Society for Human Research Management weighs in. Why You Should Revolt Against the 'Robot Uprising' Machines have the potential to wipe out 47 percent of the U.S. workforce -- unless small business can help stop them. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230887 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230887 Machines have the potential to wipe out 47 percent of the U.S. workforce -- unless small business can help stop them. A Tech-Driven Apparel Company Pockets Big Sales Scottevest has recorded steady revenue growth, expecting to finish 2013 with sales of $10 million. Sun, 29 Dec 2013 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230197 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230197 Scottevest has recorded steady revenue growth, expecting to finish 2013 with sales of $10 million. 15 Fun Gadgets to Give to Anyone This Holiday Season With throwback know-how as well as some of the newest technologies, these gadgets have something for everyone, from tinkerers to tipplers. Tue, 17 Dec 2013 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/230398 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/230398 With throwback know-how as well as some of the newest technologies, these gadgets have something for everyone, from tinkerers to tipplers. 3 Alarm Clock Alternatives Whether you're a dead-to-the-world sleeper or just prefer to start your mornings with an innovative twist, these third-party smartphone alarm apps will get you going. Tue, 26 Nov 2013 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229358 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229358 Whether you're a dead-to-the-world sleeper or just prefer to start your mornings with an innovative twist, these third-party smartphone alarm apps will get you going. Overwhelmed by Applicants, a Restaurant Turns to a Niche Job Site After a mediocre experience with Craiglist, a French-Californian restaurant posts an ad on PoachedJobs (a job site for food and beverage industries) and achieves stellar results. Thu, 21 Nov 2013 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229421 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229421 After a mediocre experience with Craiglist, a French-Californian restaurant posts an ad on PoachedJobs (a job site for food and beverage industries) and achieves stellar results. The Next Generation of Temp Agencies Low-cost, online-based companies like TaskRabbit and Fancy Hands reimagine short-term help. Wed, 30 Oct 2013 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228307 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228307 Low-cost, online-based companies like TaskRabbit and Fancy Hands reimagine short-term help. Bike Company Takes Customization to a New Level Big Shot Bike company allows customers to design their dream ride on an iPad-friendly interface. Sat, 26 Oct 2013 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228257 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228257 Big Shot Bike company allows customers to design their dream ride on an iPad-friendly interface. 7 Mobile Apps to Upgrade Your iOS 7 Experience Stuff the stock apps in a folder, and supercharge your iPhone with these more useful replacements. Wed, 18 Sep 2013 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/228441 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/228441 Stuff the stock apps in a folder, and supercharge your iPhone with these more useful replacements. 4 Mini-Tablets That Make a Big Impact Who says bigger is better? These mini versions of tablets cost less and can fit in one hand. Tue, 10 Sep 2013 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227370 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227370 Who says bigger is better? These mini versions of tablets cost less and can fit in one hand. The Best States for Entrepreneurs We checked out the data and talked to the experts to find the best states that best cater to small business. Here, our look at the places that are going the distance for 'treps. Mon, 26 Aug 2013 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227434 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227434 We checked out the data and talked to the experts to find the best states that best cater to small business. Here, our look at the places that are going the distance for 'treps. The Best Cities for Entrepreneurs We looked at the data and talked to the experts to find the best cities for small business. Here are five emerging entrepreneurial hubs. Mon, 26 Aug 2013 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227442 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227442 We looked at the data and talked to the experts to find the best cities for small business. Here are five emerging entrepreneurial hubs. Best Under the Radar Business Incubators There are more than 1,250 incubators in the U.S. With help from the National Business Incubation Association, we picked four for their ability to stand out in states that aren't always regarded as small business friendly. Mon, 26 Aug 2013 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227821 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227821 There are more than 1,250 incubators in the U.S. With help from the National Business Incubation Association, we picked four for their ability to stand out in states that aren't always regarded as small business friendly. Inside Nerdist's Media Empire for the Internet Age Geek rebels Chris Hardwick and Peter Levin parlayed their passion for sci-fi, video games and superheroes into a new media empire for the Internet Age. All hail the Nerdist. Wed, 21 Aug 2013 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227443 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227443 Geek rebels Chris Hardwick and Peter Levin parlayed their passion for sci-fi, video games and superheroes into a new media empire for the Internet Age. All hail the Nerdist. 8 Lessons From Nerd Culture Nerdist founder Chris Hardwick shares his business lessons from the best of nerd culture. Wed, 21 Aug 2013 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/227456 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/227456 Nerdist founder Chris Hardwick shares his business lessons from the best of nerd culture. 5 Simple Tips for Marketing to Nerds Nerds, geeks, eggheads and wonks are an influential audience -- Nerdist's Chris Hardwick offers tips to reach them. Wed, 21 Aug 2013 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227516 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227516 Nerds, geeks, eggheads and wonks are an influential audience -- Nerdist's Chris Hardwick offers tips to reach them. How 3-D Printing Startups Are Shaping the Future A look at three new companies that are pushing their ways to the forefront of 3-D printing. Tue, 20 Aug 2013 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227916 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227916 A look at three new companies that are pushing their ways to the forefront of 3-D printing. Harvard Students Reimagine the Cosmetics Business The innovative cosmetic e-commence site, Birchbox is many things. For consumers, it's a chance to sample new products for a small fee and to replenish products they already enjoy, and for the founders, it's a platform that connects consumers and brands. Tue, 20 Aug 2013 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227835 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227835 The innovative cosmetic e-commence site, Birchbox is many things. For consumers, it's a chance to sample new products for a small fee and to replenish products they already enjoy, and for the founders, it's a platform that connects consumers and brands. 7 Technologies That Are Disrupting the Cable TV Business A look at new video technologies from startup companies as well as some more established players. Mon, 12 Aug 2013 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/227743 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/227743 A look at new video technologies from startup companies as well as some more established players. Giving Ecommerce a Social Twist Wanelo is a online community of people who can link to products they like and share them with their friends, via a corkboard-like interface similar to Pinterest. Sun, 11 Aug 2013 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227067 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227067 Wanelo is a online community of people who can link to products they like and share them with their friends, via a corkboard-like interface similar to Pinterest. 4 Bluetooth Headsets You Won't Be Embarrassed to Wear These four devices do more than just free up your hands, they're also crammed with noise-canceling technology, and some are even easy on the eyes. Mon, 05 Aug 2013 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227018 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227018 These four devices do more than just free up your hands, they're also crammed with noise-canceling technology, and some are even easy on the eyes. Xbox One a Serious Business Tool? Nice Try, Microsoft Microsoft makes a far-fetched pitch to small businesses by calling its new gaming console a presentation tool. Thu, 18 Jul 2013 14:26:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227497 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227497 Microsoft makes a far-fetched pitch to small businesses by calling its new gaming console a presentation tool. 4 Laptops Powerful and Fast Enough to Run Your Business These full-size laptops have large screens, full-size keyboards and powerful operating systems. Mon, 01 Jul 2013 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226755 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226755 These full-size laptops have large screens, full-size keyboards and powerful operating systems. The Revolution Will Be Texted Celly builds mobile social networks that can be accessed by any cell phone, unlocking possibilities for group communication during social and political protests. Fri, 28 Jun 2013 03:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227077 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227077 Celly builds mobile social networks that can be accessed by any cell phone, unlocking possibilities for group communication during social and political protests.