Thought Leaders http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/thought-leaders The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Thought Leaders en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 25 Apr 2014 16:30:00 GMT Planning a MOOC? Keep This in Mind Thinking of teaching your own massive open online course? Our expert shares lessons drawn from first-hand experience. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/233357 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/233357 Linda Lacina My First MOOC: The Planning Behind a Massive Open Online Course A business professor reveals the countless hours required to stage an online course for thousands of students from around the globe. Trust us, it's not for the faint of heart. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 16:25:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232979 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232979 Jane Porter The Magical Number That Will Amplify Your Next Presentation Many of the most persuasive TED Talks are packed with trios. You should follow the speakers' lead. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231766 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231766 Carmine Gallo 5 Ways Data Can Help You Stay Ahead of the Game Knowing how to leverage data can help a company better gain new users, tap into existing users and increase revenue. Fri, 21 Feb 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231694 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231694 Jon Salm An Oft Unspoken Key to Success: Put Aside Your Ego and Be Vulnerable Adam Braun, the founder of Pencils of Promise, talks about how he had to confront his biggest fear in order to grow his operation in his new book, ‘The Promise of a Pencil: How an Ordinary Person Can Create Extraordinary Change.’ Tue, 18 Feb 2014 20:25:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231611 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231611 Catherine Clifford The Secret Entrepreneurial Lessons of a Liberal Arts Education It turns out, the basic college degree is worth more than it seems. Tue, 18 Feb 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231573 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231573 Steve VanderVeen Why TED Talks Are Impossible to Resist If your presentations have 'emotionally-charged events,' your message will stick with your audience. Wed, 12 Feb 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231433 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231433 Carmine Gallo Turning the 'Challenges' of Being a Woman in Tech Into Opportunities Contrary to what is often portrayed in the media, being a woman entrepreneur in the tech community has its perks. Here are a few lessons I have learned about how to capitalize on being a female entrepreneur. Mon, 10 Feb 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231357 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231357 Deena Varshavskaya Do as Successful Thought Leaders Do Looking to lead your industry this year? Take a page from the book of the most influential thinkers to expand your thinking and engage others. Fri, 07 Feb 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230701 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230701 Denise Brosseau When to Say No to Venture Capital Instead of seeking financing, Ryan Smith spent four years bootstrapping to get his company off the ground. Here's why. Sun, 02 Feb 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229747 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229747 Michelle Goodman How the 'Seinfeld Strategy' Can Help You Stop Procrastinating We look at one of the great comedian's secrets behind his remarkable productivity and consistency. Mon, 27 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231023 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231023 James Clear What Makes Great Entrepreneurs Tick Comparing traits of successful people is an exercise in futility. But understanding habits is quite useful. Tue, 21 Jan 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230983 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230983 Steve Tobak Is Codependency Hurting the Way You Lead Your Company? For the sake of moral or team-building, we often let problems slide. But that attitude only causes more issues down the line. Tue, 21 Jan 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230930 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230930 Sandi Krakowski Why Leaders Are Great Storytellers Tap into the enduring power of storytelling to get your message across. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 18:12:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230702 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230702 Denise Brosseau Transparency: How Whole Foods Is Doing It Right (And You Can, Too) With transparency gaining steam, entrepreneurs should consider jumping on the bandwagon. The founders of ethical-fashion startup Zady share advice on how to do so. Mon, 13 Jan 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230775 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230775 Maxine Bédat and Soraya Darabi Instincts, Not Data, Will Push You Forward in 2014 Here are three reasons why marketing officers should think of people first. Mon, 13 Jan 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230726 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230726 Ian Lurie 6 Characteristics Great Thought Leaders Share Looking to lead your industry? Find out if you have what it takes. Fri, 10 Jan 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230696 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230696 Denise Brosseau Leave It to the Dogs to Build an International Brand The founders of dog-product company Kyjen dishes on how their brand is able to stand out in a crowded market. Thu, 02 Jan 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230593 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230593 Melanie Spring Baby's Next Doctor Visit -- Through Instant Message? Entrepreneur McKay Thomas started in pool tables, moved on to baby goods and is now focused on a healthcare app that gives moms a direct line to doctors. He talks about what inspired the new venture and why he thinks most face-to-face doctor visits are overrated. Mon, 30 Dec 2013 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230470 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230470 Sarah Max What Brands Can Learn About Storytelling Shane Snow used his journalism background to found an online platform connecting writers and corporate clients. In the process, he's learned how good, old fashioned storytelling can boost branding. Mon, 23 Dec 2013 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230321 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230321 Sarah Max