Entrepreneurs

It’s IPO Time For Coursera

In 2011, Stanford professor Andrew Ng—along with the help of Daphne Koller—posted videos of his course on machine learning. Within weeks, there were over 100,000 learners who viewed it.  To put things into perspective: Ng’s on-campus course would involve about 400 students per year. This meant that he would have to teach for 250 years to get the same […]

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4 Tips for Maintaining Productivity When Working From Home

March 5, 2021 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. There are many work-from-home (WFH) distractions that sabotage one’s efforts to meet office deadlines: long bathroom breaks, telemarketing calls, spam emails, package deliveries, etc. Unfortunately for employers and professionals, work interruptions are costly, and that doesn’t help when companies are trying to […]

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Are You an Influencer? Then You Better Understand These 5 Key Audience ‘Tudes.

Turns out size does matter. But so does intelligence. March 4, 2021 3 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The following is an excerpt from Jason Falls‘ Winfluence: Reframing Influencer Marketing to Ignite Your Brand, which will be released Feb. 23 via Entrepreneur Press. Pre-order your copy now via Amazon | Barnes & Noble | IndieBound | Bookshop The right people with influence begin to emerge when […]

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From Maximizing PPP to Beating Imposter Syndrome, Women Entrepreneurs Come Together to Share Their Best Advice to Power Through the Pandemic

There’s little doubt that the pandemic has hit women-owned businesses harder. Women are more likely to own an operation in the harder-hit service sector and bear the burden of increased childcare. “There are only so many hours in a day. So do the math, that’s less time to put toward their business,” says Jill Sasso, […]

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4 Tweaks to Make to Your Website to Sell More

A robust online presence will become businesses’ primary medium for sales in 2021. March 4, 2021 3 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. With all the social media platforms available, why does a business require a website? Instagram and Facebook are excellent promoting platforms. However, you have limited control over what you can post as you’re […]