Entrepreneur: Latest from Jake Gibson 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 Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:30:00 GMT First Things First: The 5 Secrets to Prioritization In the world of startups, entrepreneurs have very little time. To help organize tasks and responsibilities, consider these tips. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235768 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235768 In the world of startups, entrepreneurs have very little time. To help organize tasks and responsibilities, consider these tips. 5 Essential Tips on How to Get the Most Out of Conferences Conferences can be either extremely boring or extremely useful. Here are a few tips on making the most of your time at these events. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235376 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235376 Conferences can be either extremely boring or extremely useful. Here are a few tips on making the most of your time at these events. Iterate or Eliminate? When You Need to Go Back to the Drawing Board. When do you stick with an idea, and when do you eliminate it altogether? As an entrepreneur, this can be a life-or-death decision for your startup. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235274 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235274 When do you stick with an idea, and when do you eliminate it altogether? As an entrepreneur, this can be a life-or-death decision for your startup. Why Having an 'Open-Door' Policy Is Imperative for a Scaling Company As a startup grows into a company, maintaining open communication will help ensure trust – a necessity for employee engagement, productivity and innovation. Fri, 30 May 2014 22:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234217 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234217 As a startup grows into a company, maintaining open communication will help ensure trust – a necessity for employee engagement, productivity and innovation. The Best Software Tools to Run a Startup Time and money are precious commodities for entrepreneurs. With not much of either, here are a few tools to help run your media startup more efficiently, while also saving you a few bucks. Tue, 20 May 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233994 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233994 Time and money are precious commodities for entrepreneurs. With not much of either, here are a few tools to help run your media startup more efficiently, while also saving you a few bucks. Going the Distance: How Improving Your Health Helps Improve Your Bottom Line Instead of spending all day, every day at work, get out and exercise. Not only will it be good for your soul but also your company. Sat, 03 May 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233511 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233511 Instead of spending all day, every day at work, get out and exercise. Not only will it be good for your soul but also your company. Startup Leadership: How to Find Your Own Replacement Founders often reach a point when they need to hand over the reins to a more experienced person. Here are a few pieces of advice on how to make the transition process easier. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233018 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233018 Founders often reach a point when they need to hand over the reins to a more experienced person. Here are a few pieces of advice on how to make the transition process easier. Bringing on New Hires: Steer Clear of Disaster With These 6 Steps Onboarding employees can be tricky, as often new hires feel left in the dust, resulting in less engagement at work. Here are six steps to ensure your hiring strategy is a success. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232709 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232709 Onboarding employees can be tricky, as often new hires feel left in the dust, resulting in less engagement at work. Here are six steps to ensure your hiring strategy is a success. Celebrating Failure: How to Make a Hit Out of Misses While many large corporations loath failure, in the startup world it is often celebrated. When failure occurs, here is how to make the most of it. Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232323 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232323 While many large corporations loath failure, in the startup world it is often celebrated. When failure occurs, here is how to make the most of it. Leading the Way out of the (Silicon) Valley of 'Gender Inequality' Silicon Valley, among other entrepreneurial hubs, has long been thought of as a boy's club. One startup went against the grain and couldn't be happier with the results. Tue, 11 Mar 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232090 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232090 Silicon Valley, among other entrepreneurial hubs, has long been thought of as a boy's club. One startup went against the grain and couldn't be happier with the results. Leadership Lessons You Won't Learn in a Book While many business books tout answers to startup problems, entrepreneurs aren't going to learn everything in a hundred pages. Instead, they need to get out there and make it happen. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231911 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231911 While many business books tout answers to startup problems, entrepreneurs aren't going to learn everything in a hundred pages. Instead, they need to get out there and make it happen. Nurturing Your 'Baby:' Starting a Family While Running a Startup As a father and a CEO of a startup, Jake Gibson offers up insight on how he manages to get it all done. Thu, 27 Feb 2014 02:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231790 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231790 As a father and a CEO of a startup, Jake Gibson offers up insight on how he manages to get it all done. How Startups Can Tap Into Google's Secret Sauce: OKRs Google has been implementing this strategy since its startup heydays and continues to utilize it even as it workforce has grown to more than 45,000 employees. Mon, 03 Feb 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231202 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231202 Google has been implementing this strategy since its startup heydays and continues to utilize it even as it workforce has grown to more than 45,000 employees. Startup HR: How to Compete With Big Firms for Talent With talent wars waging on, startups need some little secret sauce to nab top-tier talent. Here are a few tips. Thu, 23 Jan 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230970 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230970 With talent wars waging on, startups need some little secret sauce to nab top-tier talent. Here are a few tips. How NerdWallet Makes Headlines Without Landing Big VC Bucks Self-funded startup founders may get to keep all their equity, but the process is no cake walk. Here are three major obstacles of running a bootstrapped company and how to overcome them. Tue, 23 Jul 2013 08:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229066 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229066 Self-funded startup founders may get to keep all their equity, but the process is no cake walk. Here are three major obstacles of running a bootstrapped company and how to overcome them.