Entrepreneur: Latest from Nina Zipkin 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 Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:55:00 GMT Rumors Swirl Over Apple's Plan for Beats Will they or won't they? Apple's grand plan for Beats Music remains under wraps. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:55:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237734 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237734 Twitpic Gets New Lease on Life Thanks to Mystery Acquirer The popular photo-sharing platform will no longer shut down. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:08:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237651 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237651 10 Steps to Change Your Life: A Step-By-Step Guide Clear out the mental clutter and the day’s distractions to focus on what you think is important. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237622 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237622 Great Idea for a Business, But No Experience? These Founders Prove It Can Be Done. The entrepreneurs behind footwear startup Jack Erwin had no experience in shoes. Now, they're steering a million-dollar shoe brand. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237581 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237581 A Gadget That Detects Gluten? With $4 Million in Funding, This Startup Is Working on It. The year-old company is working to develop a portable gluten detecting sensor. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:42:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237443 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237443 Apple May Scoop Up This Struggling Social Network It has been reported that Apple is looking to give social another shot by acquiring this startup. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 17:27:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237309 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237309 The Steps Businesses Can Take to Avoid a Serious Social-Media Blunder (Infographic) Here's what companies can learn from DiGiorno Pizza's Twitter mistake and misappropriation of #WhyIStayed. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237270 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237270 Analyst: Amazon's Fire Phone Simply 'Not Compelling Enough' Making less of an impact than Amazon hoped, the company dropped the price of the Fire Phone from $199 to 99 cents. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:07:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237262 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237262 The 'Internet Slowdown' Is Coming: Tech Giants to Protest FCC's Net Neutrality Proposal Etsy, Kickstarter are holding a day of action on September 10 as the deadline approaches for public comments on the proposed 'fast lane' rules. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 20:08:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237114 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237114 Gone in a Flash: Twitpic to Shut Down Following Dispute With Twitter The image sharing site is closing down after Twitter requested it drop its trademark application. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 19:26:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237112 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237112 CVS Rebrands Itself With Renewed Commitment to Healthcare In an effort to position itself as a go-to healthcare source, the drugstore rolled out a new name, along with an anti-smoking campaign. Wed, 03 Sep 2014 18:46:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237071 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237071 Texting and Driving? Not So Fast -- General Motors is Watching You The automobile company is reportedly installing monitoring devices in its cars to ensure drivers keep their eyes on the road. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:42:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237033 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237033 How Discomfort Can Lead to Success The things that make you nervous are often what helps you achieve the most. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236361 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236361 People Prefer Robot Bosses, Study Shows A recent study from MIT took a look at the efficiency of robot/human team work. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 20:18:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236808 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236808 Before You Start Up, Do These 3 Things Take these three steps before leaving your day job to ensure your success as an entrepreneur. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236360 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236360 Former PayPal Exec Offers Up a Solution to the PayPal-eBay Split Talk As rumblings of a PayPal-eBay split resurface, former PayPal exec Keith Rabois thinks there is a simple solution. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:53:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236763 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236763 3 Ways to Communicate With Confidence Set awkwardness aside with these three tips. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236359 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236359 6 Steps to Create an Effective BYOD Plan (Infographic) Increase employees' productivity and protect your company's data with these tips for building a safe 'bring your own device' plan. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:44:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236723 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236723 Need to Focus? Ask Yourself This Question. This tip will de-clutter your brain and help you get down to business. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236348 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236348 Square Rolls Out New Analytics Suite Staying competitive following Amazon's announcement of its first mobile card reader, Square unveils new features. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236705 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236705 3 Ways to Stay Motivated When things get tough, look to these three tips. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236347 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236347 YouTube's Rumored New Music Service Gets a Name Google's YouTube appears set to take on Spotify and Pandora. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:26:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236648 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236648 3 Tips to Get the Most Out of Conferences Conferences can either be a complete waste of time or very productive. Make sure your time at these events is well spent with these three steps. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236346 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236346 The 5 Traits All Entrepreneurs Share Any successful entrepreneur will tell you that these five things are keys to going far in the business world. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236345 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236345 The Creator of the World's First Pop-Up Ad Apologizes for Everything The director of MIT's Center for Civic Media explains the trajectory of online advertising as we know it. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:59:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236568 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236568 3 Ways to Boost Your Business Confidence While we all have different management styles, a savvy entrepreneur knows that confidence is the way to success. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236343 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236343 Yahoo Wants You to Set Up an Ecommerce Shop on Its Revamped Small Biz Platform With its eye on snagging more of the DIY ecommerce market, Yahoo has introduced a new suite of tools for small businesses. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 19:12:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236535 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236535 Arianna Huffington's Recipe for Success: Unplug, Renew and Recharge. The media mogul took a scary wake-up call and channeled it into a new lease on life -- one with a lot less stress and anxiety. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236501 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236501 Is Your Startup Ready for the Spotlight? Not every startup is ready for media attention. Here are three ways to determine whether your company is ready to be written up in the press. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236342 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/236342 The 6 Elements of Persuasion (Infographic) When you want to get your customer to say yes, keep these principles in mind. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 18:40:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236497 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236497